Monthly Archives: August 2016

Update from Downtown Alive!

Dear Friends,                                                                                                                          August, 2016 We recently held a Town Hall meeting to share our progress with the stakeholders and citizens, and solicit input for our next steps and future direction.  If you were able to attend that meeting, thank you for your time and comments. The last few years were very successful for Downtown Alive!  With your help, we were able to continue to improve [...]

By | 2016-08-16T12:11:08+00:00 August 16th, 2016|Blog|

Second Saturdays

Hello there, Just a reminder to please join us for our newest event, “Second Saturdays” right here in Downtown Blue Springs!  This will be an ongoing event beginning this Saturday, August 13th and continuing every second Saturday through November.     Artists, crafters, makers and merchants are invited to bring merchandise to sell each Second Saturday from 4-9pm along Oak Street.  This event will be [...]

By | 2016-08-10T15:37:54+00:00 August 10th, 2016|Blog|

Second Saturday

  We are proud to introduce our newest event —  Second Saturday — a new, monthly event hosted by Downtown Blue Springs!  This outdoor event will showcase local artists, makers and entertainers. Artists, makers and merchants are invited to bring merchandise to sell each Second Saturday from 4-8 p.m. along Oak Street. This event will be no charge to attendees or people selling items and will [...]

By | 2016-10-12T10:49:58+00:00 August 5th, 2016|Blog|

Creating Creative Place Award Winners

      Hello Friends, Congratulations are in order to Downtown Alive! for receiving the “Creating Creative Place Award” from Missouri Main Street Connection during the annual Evening of Excellence awards ceremony this past Thursday.  The award was for the “Remnants Restored” Public Art Project which used the aluminum from the America’s Community Bank building and steel from the water tower to create two commissioned [...]

By | 2016-08-02T09:16:31+00:00 August 1st, 2016|Blog|