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5 Main Street Events to Visit in January

5 Main Street Events to Visit in January

Start your new year off with something sweet or savory, cold or warm—doesn’t matter, as long as it’s local. This month, Main Streets across the country will host their first events of the new year, and they’re putting local flavors and pastimes front and center. From craft brews to homemade comfort food, these downtown events shouldn’t be missed.

The Misconception about Small Businesses that Costs Consumers

The Misconception about Small Businesses that Costs Consumers

Everyone wants a good deal, but many consumers are looking in the wrong place. Big-box stores and online retailers attract customers with flash sales and low prices, and small businesses often get overlooked. Even in the Amazon economy, though, small businesses offer a better value.

5 Main Street Events to Visit in December

5 Main Street Events to Visit in December

It’s the most wonderful time of the year—to be downtown. This holiday season, celebrate with family and friends on Main Street during a festive, local event. Whether you have a white Christmas or a warm one, the holiday parades, seasonal potlucks and downtown decorations will complete any celebration. Downtown Tree and Menorah Lighting December 6, 2019 Biddeford, Maine Make the holiday season bright by spending an evening in downtown Biddeford….read more →

Main Street Beatrice Celebrates Local Success

Main Street Beatrice Celebrates Local Success

Since 1996, Main Street Beatrice in southeastern Nebraska has evolved from a volunteer community group into an accredited nonprofit organization. As the organization has grown, it has made strides for the community, with a focus on revitalizing downtown by attracting new businesses and new investment. This year, Main Street Beatrice has plenty of success to celebrate.

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