Check out three events happening in The Village of Milford!
Give Back Friday— Friday, November 24th
Small Business Selfie— Saturday, November 25th
Dinner’s On Us— Now through December 21st
Give Back Friday
What: Created by The Clothing Cove, 30 downtown Milford businesses will donate a percentage of their proceeds to local charities and non-profits.
When: Friday, November 24th
Contact: Click here for more information about Give Back Friday.
“The holiday season offers a unique opportunity for the community to come together, and Give Back Friday does just that,” said Genise Horsely, owner of the Clothing Cove.
“We’re so glad the initiative was positively received by locals and visitors last year and are thankful for the opportunity to give back again this year.”
Small Business Selfie
What: The Village of Milford encourages visitors to embrace local shops and businesses in supporting one-of-a-kind, “mom and pop shops” that bring unique, quality products to communities like Milford.
When: Saturday, November 25th
Contest: In celebration of the annual initiative, Milford’s Downtown Development Authority is encouraging the community to shop small for a special social media contest. Visitors that shop in downtown Milford have a chance to win a $500 shopping spree at downtown Milford shops and restaurants during the “Small Business Selfie” contest.
How to Enter: To enter, participants may simply post a selfie of themselves shopping in downtown Milford between November 25 – 30 on the Downtown Milford Facebook page.
“The Small Business Selfie contest is another great way to engage the community and encourages visitors to capture the magic of the holiday season while shopping small in Milford throughout the holiday season,” said Ann Barnette, executive director of the Milford Downtown Development Authority.
Dinner On Us
What: Guests that enjoy a meal at any of Milford’s popular eateries have a chance to receive a complimentary meal. The program serves to spread holiday cheer and thank visitors for supporting downtown Milford’s shopping and dining district.
When: Each Thursday from Nov. 16 through Dec. 21, a neighborly group of downtown business owners and community members will drop into Main Street restaurants from 5:30-9 p.m. to pick up the tabs for dozens of patrons throughout the season
Contact: For more information about downtown Milford’s holiday events and philanthropic efforts, visit www.meetmeinmilford.com.
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