Downtown Renaissance District to host event today
The Downtown Renaissance District invites the community to celebrate Independent Retailer Month with the Downtown Hoptown Stroll, Sip & Shop from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Arthur Plaza on Sixth Street.
People can stroll through downtown Hopkinsville to show support for local independent retailers all while taking advantage of summer sales and many other perks.
Along with the sales, visitors will receive the newest Downtown Stroll, Sip & Shop canvas tote for free and will be able to purchase cocktails and mocktails.
Businesses and restaurants will extend their hours of operation for visitors at the event and offer specials and giveaways.
Visitors can receive a variety of free recipe cards, free Downtown Hoptown Stroll, Sip & Shop bingo cards and even watch two free movies at the local theater.
With events occurring quarterly, Downton Renaissance Director Holly Boggess said her favorite part of the event is the camaraderie that the event can provide for the community.
She also enjoys the support they can show businesses that extend hours for the event.
Boggess said all that are able to should come out to the family-friendly event for a showcase of what downtown Hopkinsville has to offer.