Entries by Joy Press

Halloween Happenings on Main Street

Join us on Saturday, October 23rd, for some costumed fun! Downtown Safe Trick or Treat 11:30am to 1pm Downtown businesses will be handing out candy OUTDOORS this year. There will be no need to enter businesses. We ask that you respect the personal space of others on the street as we work to keep everyone […]

October 2nd Saturday Downtown & YOUTHFEST 2021

Our final 2nd Saturday Downtown of the season will be held on October 9th, and we have a LOT going on! Launch of Downtown Scarecrow Festival October 9th is the official first day of our annual Downtown Scarecrow Festival! Come downtown to view scarecrows created by local individuals, families, groups and businesses! If you have […]

September 2nd Saturday Downtown

Our next 2nd Saturday Downtown event is this weekend! Don’t miss this chance to come down to eat, shop and learn! This month only there will be an evening concert series by Imagine Main Street! Join us for a 2nd Saturday Downtown on September 11, 2021 Our theme for this month is: “Recovery Rocks: Celebrating […]

Downtown Manchester Scarecrow Festival — A Call to Artists!

Are you ready to create a scarecrow for our Downtown Manchester Scarecrow Festival? We hope so! Everyone is invited to participate — Businesses, Clubs, Schools, Non-Profits and Families and Individuals! This year we have added a special twist – which comes along with special prizes! We are encouraging artists to create scarecrows for our theme […]

Job Posting: Downtown Constable

The Downtown District is currently accepting applications for a part-time parking constable.  The position will remain open until filled. JOB POSTING JOB DESCRIPTION

August 2nd Saturday Downtown

Join us for a 2nd Saturday Downtown on August 14th! This month we will be Celebrating Inclusivity as we partner with various local organizations that support adults and individuals with disabilities. You will have an opportunity to learn more about each organization, as well as how you can better include and support others in your […]

Sponsor a Downtown Banner for 2022!

We are so excited to reveal the new FULL-COLOR designs of our new banners! These new banners (in orange AND purple) will be hung beginning in January 2022. These banners are longer, allowing your logo to be imprinted directly onto the banner. No more slices blowing in the wind! We will be hanging up to […]

Notice of Special Meeting

The Board of Commissioners will hold a special meeting on Thursday, July 8th at 6:30pm. The meeting will be held in the Lincoln Center Hearing Room located at 494 Main Street in Manchester. The topics of the meeting will include a Question & Answer forum regarding the upcoming improvements to the parking program, followed by […]