|Fredericksburg VA Main Street Inc.||
What is The Fredericksburg Main Street Initiative?
The Fredericksburg Main Street Initiative, LLC,(FMSI) is an independent, non-profit, professional organization whose sole purposes is to promote, preserve and enhance Fredericksburg’s traditional commercial downtown. FMSI works through education, promotion and organization, in accordance with the practices of the National Trust's Main Street Program. Our members are the property owners, merchants, and professionals who live or work within Fredericksburg's Main Street district. As well as residents or nearby businesses who share our mission and vision. We believe that by pooling our resources, ideas and experiences we will be more effective stewards of this vibrant, diverse and authentic community.
Our 1st beautification project was started on May 8th. 20 pots were planted on Caroline, Sophia, and William Streets. THANK YOU to Andi Gabler, Design Chair, and Anne Little, Tree Fredericksburg, for their many hours and talents to make this happen in Downtown Fredericksburg!
Hellos & Goodbyes
WELCOME to our new businesses:
David Fraser, owner of Fraser Wood Elements (820 Caroline Street)
Sandy Cook, owner of Lord's and Lilly's (900 Caroline Street)
Stefany Clare of Peacaloo Boutique (614 Caroline Street)
Timothy and Tina Sims of East Coast Vapers (612 Caroline Street).
We will miss CIS Sportswear! After 30+ years in clothing business, the "golden years" of retirement are calling them. We wish you well in your new adventure!
Calendar of Events
Tues., June 3 Picnic in the Park Hurkamp Park
Thur., June 5 Fred'burg All Ages Concert Market Square
Friday, 6th First Fridays
Fri., June 6 Sounds of Summer Concert Market Square
Sat., 7th Antique Car Show
700 to 900 block of Caroline,100-200 Hanover closed from 6am to 4:30pm
Sun., June 8 SPCA 5K Rescue Run/Walk Library and Caroline, 1200- 1400 Sophia Street closed from 8am to 10:30am.
Tues., June 10 Picnic in the Park Hurkamp park
Frid., June 13 Sounds of Summer Concert Market Square
Sat., 14th Soap Box Derby 700- 1100 William and 900 -1000 Sunken Road closed 5am to 6pm
Sun., 15th Father's Day
Tues., June 17 Picnic in the Park
Thur., June 19 Fred'burg All Ages Concert
Fri., June 20 Sounds of Summer Concert
Tues., June 22 Picnic in the Park
Wed., June 25 Music Under the Stars Hurkamp Park
Fri., June 27 Sounds of Summer Concert
FXBG Happy t-shirts in both yellow and black for sale at When Pigs Fly at 1011 Caroline Street.