This year XPN's Jonny Meister
will be our MC and our headliner will be blues vocalist Catherine Russell
, winner of Vocal Album of the Year 2008, 2010 by Village Voice critic Frances Davis.
Whether you stay open, sell tickets at your business or buy a sponsorship ad, we encourage everyone to participate...thank you in advance for your support!
And to connect this great event to ongoing PR and business district development, please participate in the State Street Blues Stroll Follow the Band program.
MBA, Music Series State Street Blues Stroll organizers & merchants are working together to motivate event-goers to dine in our restaurants, shop in our unique stores & stroll up & down State Street in the weeks after the Blues Stroll.
Merchant participation is convenient & easy
and costs nothing more than the discounts offered. Merchants can make any offer they want... the only restriction in place is that discounts are available for 3 weeks after the event, from June 12th 2011 to June 30th 2011. The promotion is explained to event goers at the time their Blues Stroll ticket is issued and will be advertised
in the Blues Stroll program, Blues Stroll and VisitMediaPa websites, Facebook
, Twitter and in an eblast. For questions or getting listed, please contact Monica Schramm at local home + gifts (610-566-5661, firstname.lastname@example.org).Dining Under the Stars
is off and running, bringing a multitude of hungry people to Media every Wednesday evening
Media Farmers Market
runs every Thursday 3-7PM through November 17. Continuing the success of last year's partnership program, the market will be featuring a Media business each week
. For details and signup, contact Brendan MacCurtin: email@example.com