BPECA Host 5th Annual Thwaites Place Bash

Pepper Coleman happily dished out food during the block party.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

Bronx Park East Community Association and Thwaites Places residents celebrated the fifth annual Thwaites Place Bash on Saturday, July 23 at Olinville Avenue between Thwaites Place and Pelham Parkway North. The neighborhood festival included a pizza eating contest, face painting, a dunk tank and water sprinklers for everyone’s amusement.

Pizza Eating Contest winner, Roy Christopher (c) and runners up, Jesus and Felipe Maldonado.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

Felipe Maldonado (front, c) competed in the pizza eating contest.
Photo by Silvio Pacifico

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