Madisonís Central Business Improvement District: Downtown Madison is part of the Dane County Buy Local Solstice Stroll, June 21
Contact: Mary Carbine
Madisonís Central Business Improvement District
Downtown Madison is part of the Dane County Buy Local Solstice Stroll, June 21
(Madison, Wis., June 12, 2012) Shop, sip, sup, stroll and step out for a midsummer's night evening of fun in downtown Madison as part of the Dane County Buy Local Solstice Stroll on Thursday, June 21, from 5:00 Ė 9:00 pm. Locally owned downtown businesses will throw open their doors and stay open late, inviting the community to visit their businesses, mingle, enjoy refreshments and demonstrations, and learn more about what they do to help keep our community vibrant and thriving.
The Downtown Visitor Center (452 State St.) and the Capitol Square Downtown Information Booth (where State St. meets the Square) will be open and staffed by BID Downtown Ambassadors until 9:00pm on Thursday, June 21st, where you can stop by and pick up a list and map of participating downtown Madison businesses.
Participating Downtown Madison Businesses are featuring Solstice sales, specials, and complimentary special offers!
Anthology, 218 State St.
Have a seat at craft table to make a Madison themed magnet using our photos, maps & decorative papers.
The Camera Company, 24 N. Carroll St.
Buy two frames and get the 3rd (of equal or lesser value) free!
Capital Tap Haus, 107 State St.
Buy one burger get 2nd at half price! $9/1 liter Boots, $10/2 liter Boots, $4 Moscow Mules!
Capitol Kids, 8 South Carroll St.
Stop by & play! Special sales on selected summer clothes & toys!
Cinema Hair Studio, 20 S. Carroll St.
Offering complimentary hair & makeup consultations, chair massage & hand treatments!
Community Pharmacy, 341 State St.
Serving Iced Tea! Door prizes & more!
Fontana Sports Specialties, 216 North Henry St.
Stop by Fontana Sports to get your picture taken with Ice Age Trailís Monte the Mammoth. Afterwards try your hand at disc golf in an attempt to win a Keen Recess Kit full of fun goodies! Weíll also be offering 20% off all our products with lights in celebration of the solstice!
Four Star Video Heaven/Sprout , 449 State St.
Learn to grow your own mushrooms at Sprout and enjoy summer movies and tasty snacks at Four Star!
Ivory Room Piano Bar, 116 W. Mifflin St.
Piano entertainment with John Chimes & $3 SkyyVodka Mixers, $3.50 Hopalicious pints, $5 Cosmos!
Landsí End Canvas, 411 State St.
15% off full priced items during the event!
Little Luxuries, 230 State St.
Stop by for refreshments & sign up for our drawing to win a Solstice Gift. Participate in new "midwestern" game product demos!
Madison Sole, 414 State St.
20%of all in-stock regularly priced sandals!
Moda Italy Fashion, 18 N. Carroll St.
10%-40% regularly priced merchandise & additional 10% off sale merchandise!
Parthenon Gyros Restaurant , 316 State St.
A Room Of One's Own Bookstore, 307 W. Johnson St.
20% off all gardening books!
Tutto Pasta State Street, 305 State St.
Come in for dinner and enjoy a low-cost wine or beer tasting. Games & prizes for kids! Great food in a warm & friendly atmosphere!
For more information about downtown Madison businesses, and where to shop, dine, play, stay and park, see www.visitdowntownmadison.com
For more information about Dane County Buy Local and the Solstice Stroll, see http://www.danebuylocal.com/. [Member of the media, please also see Dane County Buy Local Solstice Stroll press advisory below.]