FIRST SATURDAYS SPECIALS (WEB PAGE)
Your First Saturday is always due the 10th of the preceding month.
The information you enter here will be shown on the page www.downtownfirst.org/firstsaturdays. Use the below link to enter your First Saturday specials. (IDEAS: 2 for 1 specials, special discount for the day, free or promotional items, drawings and giveaways, new products or services, free consultations, gift certificate specials, guest artist, guest speaker, etc.)
SEASONAL DOWNTOWN EVENTS (POSTER)
Quarterly posters are printed and distributed around St. Joseph each quarter.
- Spring Poster - Highlights events Feb 1 - Apr 30 - (Info due Jan 10)
- Summer Poster - Highlights events May 1 - July 30 - (Info due April 10)
- Fall Poster - Highlights events Aug 1 - Oct 31 - (Info due July 10)
- Winter (Holiday) Poster - Highlights events Nov 1 - Jan 30 - (Info due Nov 10)
The Downtown quarterly posters feature three months of special events, on the schedule shown above. Click on a button below to review guidelines and instructions for submitting an event.
SUBMISSION DEADLINE FOR WINTER POSTER IS OCTOBER 10, 2019
HOLIDAY WINDOW CONTEST (get your name on the ballot!)
*NEW *for 2019, the holiday window contest will span the ENTIRE HOLIDAY SEASON, giving visitors more reason to walk around downtown and visit businesses and storefronts they may have never seen!
- Visitors will be given a map and ballot to walk around downtown and submit their choices for favorite window display.
- You can decorate and reveal your window at any time but we STRONGLY recommend having it ready and on display by our holiday opening weekend, Saturday, November 30th.
- You are encouraged to leave your window displays lit overnight, or at least until MIDNIGHT each evening for the best possible showing for your business and for downtown. TIP: Consider using light timers to turn off your lights at midnight.
HOLIDAYS DOWNTOWN - HOURS & SPECIALS
Enter any weekly specials or giveaways your business is offering to align with downtown thematic programming.
ALL SPECIALS for November 30 - Dec 24 must be entered by November 10, 2019 in order to be included on printed materials.