7 07, 2016

Selfie? Social Hour?

By | 2016-07-07T08:15:42-05:00 July 7th, 2016|Blog|

Good Morning, Are you interested in taking a selfie at a historically significant spot in our Downtown District?  See the email below from the State Historic Preservation Office for additional details. They ask that the photos be taken while holding the This Place Matters redesign.  These photos will be showcased at the State Fair or in their general campaign.  Wouldn’t it be great to have [...]

6 07, 2016

Great News from Downtown Alive!

By | 2016-07-06T16:29:53-05:00 July 6th, 2016|Blog|

Hello to All! Many of you already know that Downtown Alive! submitted two nominations to Missouri Main Street for projects completed within this past year for awards slated for presentation at the Missouri Main Street Evening of Excellence Dinner and Awards Ceremony. The nomination applications are: • “Outstanding New Development Project”- Nomination for Howard L. Brown Public Safety Building • “Creating Creative Place”- Nomination for [...]

1 07, 2016

Mural Project

By | 2016-07-01T08:51:43-05:00 July 1st, 2016|Blog|

Students working on the Mural Project that will soon be proudly displayed in our Downtown District.

13 06, 2016

Town Hall Meeting June 14th

By | 2016-06-13T09:01:57-05:00 June 13th, 2016|Blog|

  Just a reminder about the Town Hall hosted by Downtown Alive! tomorrow evening from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at Pizza Shoppe on Main Street.  This is an important opportunity for the entire community to share your ideas.  You don’t have to be a downtown merchant or property owner to participate, so please join us!  It’s important to us to gather input from all. We [...]

3 06, 2016

Corks & Canvas Art & Wine Walk

By | 2016-06-03T10:12:16-05:00 June 3rd, 2016|Blog|

Be sure to come out tomorrow for Corks & Canvas Art & Wine Walk from 10am to 4pm.  Remember, this is a free event – no admission!  The weather forecast looks like it will be a beautiful day to take a stroll and see what you can find in Downtown Blue Springs!   Special thanks to all of our wineries & craft spirit makers, artists, merchants [...]

19 05, 2016

Middle Ground Open House

By | 2016-05-19T09:39:59-05:00 May 19th, 2016|Blog|

Join us on Friday May 20th from 5 pm to 8 pm for an Open House at Middle Ground Coffee Co. Then visit Middle Ground Coffee Co daily starting Monday May 23 at 6 am. Middle Ground Coffee Co is located at: 1120 NW Oak Street 816-224-3222 Visit them on Facebook at Middle Ground Coffee Co  

5 05, 2016

Corks & Canvas

By | 2016-05-24T14:27:19-05:00 May 5th, 2016|Blog|

We are still looking for artists for our upcoming Corks & Canvas event! If you know anyone interested, please email us at or complete this form: Invitation Letter and Form - Artists and deliver it to America's Community Bank.   Special thanks to our partners: City of Blue Springs, Missouri - Municipal Government, Print Graphics, Genevieve's, Pizza Shoppe Blue Springs, Salon Adiktd, Brewer's Sports Bar & Grill, Rustic Alley, [...]