April Newsletter 2022
Spring is here!
We are kicking our year off with the Community-Wide Garage Sale on Saturday, April 16 from 9AM-2PM. Soda Pop Gypsies will be offering live entertainment from 11:30-12:30. Spend a spring morning with us in the Fairmont Parking Garage and take home some newfound treasures. Anyone interested in selling their own items can purchase a ticket by clicking HERE.
New Downtown Business Supports Autism Awareness! Join us in welcoming Southern Charm Nutrition to the downtown Offering over 120 different flavors, teas, and coffees, you are sure to find your new "thing". Samantha realizes the importance of giving back. Every month, she will be offering a special shake with part of the proceeds going back to a non-profit organization. April is Autism Awareness Month and she will be featuring the Peanut Butter and Jelly Shake. With every one sold, $1 will be donated to Autism Speaks! In a rush? View their menu HERE and text 681-339-1158 with your order. Samantha and her crew will have your shake ready when you walk in!
Around Town Looking for some interesting plants for your garden this year? Join the Fairmont Master Gardeners for their annual Heirloom Plant Sale, Saturday, May 7 at Pricket's Fort from 10AM-2PM.
If your non-profit organization is hosting an event let us know. We can't post them all, but we want to spread the good word about as many fun events as we can happening in our area.
We Need Your Help
Main Street Fairmont is in the middle of our annual giving campaign, and we need your help to keep our programming running into 2022. This year, your one-time donation will be honored all year long! So, fund a flower basket, support the Hometown Markets, or the Feast of the Seven fishes by donating today! To learn more or make your donation, please click HERE.
Have You Heard? Ever wonder where the great barbers in the area get their skills? Until now, prospective barbers had to travel for miles to learn their craft. Soon, those days will be gone. Revel Williams, owner of Simple Cutz, and his partners are pleased to announce the opening of a barber school here in Fairmont! Revel gave recently Main Street Fairmont a sneak peek of the ongoing renovations. The new barber school is scheduled for opening mid-summer! When at full capacity, the Barber College can accommodate up to 60 students. When operational, the Barber College will open its doors to Fairmont residents wishing to get a haircut or shave from one of the senior students. Upcoming Events
May 14 - Beautification Day
September 17 - Hometown Market and End of Summer Bash
October 28 (TBD) - Trunk or Treat
December 9-10 - Feast of the Seven Fishes Holiday Celebration