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  • Open Call for Marketing Ideas

    Open Call for Marketing Ideas

    Do you love our Downtown? Are you a business owner in the District? Whatever your reason for loving Downtown Manchester, you are invited to our upcoming meeting! We want to hear your thoughts and ideas regarding Downtown events and marketing programs. We welcome your help in putting these ideas into action! Please email Joy Press, […]
  • Love Local – Curb Local

    Love Local – Curb Local

    Main Street Curbside Pickup Spots Downtown Manchester is excited to launch Love Local –Curb Local! The Downtown District has designated 15 Curbside Pickup Spots on Main Street. These spots can now be utilized for low-contact shopping and dining at any participating downtown business! When you place an order for food or products, ask the business […]
  • Downtown Manchester Special Services District Special Meeting

    Downtown Manchester Special Services District Special Meeting

    The DMSSD has scheduled a special meeting for Tuesday, December 15th at 8am on Zoom. The primary purpose of this meeting will be to discuss ways that the District can support businesses by accomodating curbside pickup. All constituents are invited to attend to share their perspective and to learn more. Please email DMSSD@ManchesterCT.gov to receive […]
  • Love Local – Gift Local on Small Business Saturday

    Love Local – Gift Local on Small Business Saturday

      2020 is the year to show our love for our locally owned businesses! We encourage you to show the love by purchasing gifts at locally owned small businesses this season. Join us as we kick-off the holiday shopping season on Small Business Saturday. Come to Downtown Manchester on 11/28 from 10am to 4pm for […]
  • Downtown Manchester Scarecrows Were a Success!

    Downtown Manchester Scarecrows Were a Success!

    This year a record number of scarecrows decorated our Downtown Main Street for the 12th Annual Downtown Manchester Scarecrow Festival.  We are thrilled that our community was able to come out and enjoy this tradition this year! We would like to express an enormous thanks to each and every scarecrow artist! Congratulations to our Facebook […]