Due to concerns with COVI-19, Dynamic Discs and the PDGA have canceled the GBO event (therefore the Block party). Vendors that booked through Emporia will receive a refund on their space or the option to refund. Please contact the Emporia Main Street office for additional info. 

Join the fun at the Player Party for the 2020 Glass Blown Open! This community event features food vendors, a beer garden, disc golf merchandise, The Ring of Fire put on by Dynamic Discs, music, and activities! The event is held in 800/900 blocks of Commercial Street from 5 pm -10 pm on May 2, 2020

Vendor Information

This event typically draws in a crowd of 2,500 - 3,000 people and is held in the 800/900 blocks of Commercial Street in downtown Emporia.  Booth spaces are approximately 12 x 12 ft. If your set up requires more space, please sign up for multiple booths.

Set up can be anytime after 3:30 p.m. and must be completed by 4:30 p.m. The event begins around 5 p.m.

There will be NO cars allowed on the street until the event is over at 10:00 p.m.

  • All items at your booth must be family friendly- no weapons or products that would be deemed culturally insensitive.
  • Vendors may not sell any type of alcohol (there is one designated alcohol vendor for the event).
  • Each vendor is responsible for all their own display tables, racks, etc.
  • We DO ALLOW multiple Direct Sales vendors.
  • No refunds on cancellations.
  • NO loud generators - if your generator makes excessive noise or releases heavy fumes, you will be asked to leave the event. 
  • The only vehicles allowed on the street once the block party begins are food trucks.
  • If you have a trailer attached to a vehicle, the vehicle must be parked off of Commercial Street.
  • The event will be fenced in due to the beer garden - all fencing must remain secure. 

Please note that electricity is available on a first come, first serve basis. Electrical is for a basic plug in ( single 110 GFI) - if you are needing to plug in more than a Square or phone charger, please contact the Emporia Main Street office at 620-340-6430.

If you are a Disc Golf Vendor and would like to participate, please contact Dynamic Discs at (620) 208-3472.

2020 GBO Players Party Vendors

  • Chef Mikey
  • Cowtippers Sirlion Steak Tips
  • Emporia Main Street
  • NexTech Wireless
  • Paradise Eats
  • Premier Shaved Ice, LLC.
  • Hague Water
  • Jacks Snack Shack

Disc Golf Vendors

  • Dynamic Discs
  • Tree Lover Disc Golf
  • Phoenix Discs
  •  Truly Unique Disc Golf
  • Brainwave Discs
  • Black Ace Disc
  • Hazy Shade
  • TRI-FLY Disc Golf
  • Nate Perkins
  • Ricky Wysocki
  • Tyler Searle & Derek Savory
  • Kansas City Disc Golf Divas
  • Grady & Paige Shue
  • Chaps Wraps
  • Eric McCabe
  • Rebecca Coz
  • Whale Pants
  • LS Discs
  • Innova
  • Pandamonium Discs
  • Infinite Discs
  • Disc Baron
  • KustomStaxx
  • Emerson Keith and Albert Tamm
  • Nikko Locastro
  • Miner Disc Golf Collegiat
  • PyroHyzer
  • DZDiscs
  • dgNomad
  • Duck's
  • Emporia State University Disc Golf Team
  • Trilogy Talk
  • Disc Golf Pro Tour
  • The Nati Disc Golf
  • Chris Clemons
  • DGoE
  • Legit
  • Disc Store
  • Jomez Productions
  • Bria Discs
  • Kristin Tattar
  • Jay & Des Reading
  • Greg Barsby and Casey Jillson
  • Tyler Tannatt
  • Blair Furstenburg
  • Gary Holte
  • Brett Straight

Register for a booth

Booth Spaces have sold out for the event.