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4th Annual Holiday Open House

Hope this message finds you well! We want to make sure you know you’re invited to participate in this year’s Holiday Open House hosted by Downtown Alive! on November 16th from 5-8pm. If you haven’t already done so, please return your Vendor Application as soon as possible. You can either mail it or drop it by America’s Community Bank at the address below.

We will begin placing vendors inside the businesses once we have all applications in. Stay tuned for additional information about your location most likely on Nov 13th or Nov 14th. Be sure to share your participation in this fun event on your own social media sites. We will have the horse drawn sleigh again this year and refreshments inside the businesses. It is always a great event and we look forward to your participation!

Thank you and please let me know if you have any questions. Have a great day!

Cindy Miller
Blue Springs Downtown Alive!
1100 W. Main Street
Blue Springs, MO 64015
P: 816.228.2300  C: 816.808.7553

Stranger Things Pub Crawl

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There is still time to purchase your Stranger Springs Pub Crawl tickets for the evening of October 28th.

Here are the awesome prizes generously donated by Kennedy’s Jewelers and County Beverage.

Kennedy Jewelers Diamond Earrings    County Beverage Sign

These prizes will be given to the winners of the costume contest – diamond earrings for best dressed female and Bud Light sign for best dressed male.   There will be special drinks, special menus and lots of free giveaways for Pub Crawl participants.

Tickets can be purchased any of the participating downtown merchants or on our website here.

Hope to see you at these events as we strive to make Downtown the best it can be for the community to enjoy!!

Remnants Restored


Remnants Restored Public Art Dedication – Oct 19th, 6pm

There is still time to make a donation to the two downtown public art pieces.

One donation gets your name on both plaques.
Donation levels are $100, $250, $500 and $1,000.
Become a permanent part of our downtown public art!
Contact Pam Wheeler at 816-805-8356
or send us email at to let us know you’re interested.
Deadline to donate is August 31, 2017


Stranger Springs Pub Crawl

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Think ghost stories are just for kids? Think again! The Stranger Springs Pub Crawl is just for adults (ages 21 and older, no exceptions.)

Learn about our macabre history and enjoy spirits with the spirits, as we explore
Historic and Haunted Downtown Blue Springs locations.

Participants will receive a souvenir koozie, enjoy drink specials at every stop, meet and greet Hector Lugo with the 10th Dimension Paranormal Group
and be entered into a costume contest with prizes to die for!

$25 per person, drinks not included. Space is limited!

Tickets are available at Pizza Shoppe, The Keg, The Hideout or Brewer’s Sports Bar & Grill or you can buy them on PayPal.

Registration and Tours begins at City Hall, 903 W Main Street.




Monthly Friends Meeting

Dear Downtown Alive Friends,

Sending a reminder about our monthly Friends meeting, Monday, May 22 at  8am at Pizza Shoppe.

We meet every 4th Monday of the month, at 8am, at Pizza Shoppe, with the exception of our occasional evening social Friends meetings. Our next evening meeting will be next month, June 26 at 7pm. This will be a walking tour of the available spaces for rent or sale in the downtown district. Stay tuned for more information on that meeting.

Please call me at 816-805-8356 if you have any questions or would like more information on how you can become involved in our growing Downtown Alive organization!

Have a great week,