Downtown Palatka, Inc.
Serving Downtown Palatka and Putnam County
“Shop, Hop, and Top it all off with a Free Concert”
There’s a lot “hoppening” this Third Friday in Downtown Palatka! The fun starts with the Downtown Palatka Shop Hop next Friday, September 19th from 3-7pm with a raffle at 8pm at the Third Friday Street Party. Enjoy Caribbean music by High Energy Group from 6-10pm on the 200-300 block sponsored by Palatka Main Street. There will also be 17 arts, crafts, antique, shabby chic and other vendors at the Palatka Art League’s 2nd Annual Tily’s Attic at the Historic Tilghman House (324 River Street). There will be ribbon cutting ceremonies for several new businesses on the day plus a Grand Opening at Gem City Cottage (220 St Johns Ave Ste 1) with live music and refreshments.
Tickets for the Shop Hop are $10 and on sale now at the Palatka Welcome Center (900 St Johns Ave across from Dairy Queen) or one of 14 participating locations. Shop Hoppers will receive a “goodie bag” with samples from local Avon and Mary Kay representatives as well as valuable coupons from downtown shops and restaurants. Hoppers will also receive a map and list of participating businesses, one wristband and their first raffle ticket.
Hoppers can earn more another raffle tickets (and more chances to win) for each additional $10 they spend at participating locations. There are lots of great gift certificates and baskets up for raffle including: A Night of Free Bingo (value $71) from Bingo Palace, $50 Gift Certificate from Badcock Home Furniture & More, $50 Gift Certificate from Angela’s of Palatka, as well as gift baskets from The Pink Door, Lady Bug’s Gift Shoppe, and more.
The event is sponsored by Downtown Palatka, Inc. DPI is a non-profit 501(c)6 merchants association that supports the economic development, enhancement, and promotion of downtown Palatka, FL. For more information, stop by or call the Palatka Welcome Center at 386-328-0909 or visit www.PalatkaDowntown.com. You can also follow Downtown Palatka, Inc. on facebook, twitter, and pinterest. Buy tickets online at: www.eventbrite.com/e/downtown-paltaka-shop-hop-tickets-13062557461
Participating locations include: Angela’s of Palatka (726 St Johns Ave), Barkin Lot Boutique (922 St Johns Ave), Bound for Glory & St Johns Cafe (621 St Johns Ave), Elsie Bell’s Antique Mall (111 North 4th St), Gem City Cottage (220-1 St Johns Ave), Gypsy Palace (320 St Johns Ave Ste 102), Lady Bug’s Gift Shoppe (114 South 2nd St), Lee Conlee Thrift Shoppe (926 St Johns Ave), Miss D’s Quilts (305 St Johns Ave), The Pink Door (306 Oak Street), Putnam Bicycles (100 South 9th Street), Ralph’s House of Flowers (605 St Johns Ave), Read (Think) Books (627 St Johns Ave), and River City Antiques and Collectibles (717 St Johns Ave).
Conlee-Snyder Mural Prints
Available for purchase at the Palatka Welcome Center.
All proceeds go to the creation of new murals in the downtown area.
For more information about the mural program, visit: www.conleemurals.org