AP header

Main Street CRA Avon Park Newsletter

Main Street Matters 

 July 2014

In This Issue
Ongoing Main Street Events
Main Street Avon Park News
Join Our Mailing List
Main Street Goes Social
fb logo
Avon Park's Main Street District is social....on social media that is.  Fan, friend and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
Ongoing Main Street Events


Main Street CRA Board Meeting - First Thursday of the month at 12 noon in City Hall


Recycle - Every Wednesday. Regular garbage pickup - Thursday or Friday (instead of Monday or Tuesday).


Historical Society - Every 3rd Monday at Noon. Meeting at the Depot Museum. The Museum is open Wed, Thurs, and Fri from 10 am to 3 pm.  Call (863) 453-3525 for more information.


TAG Studio - The Artists Group (T.A.G.) Studio, located in the Hotel Jacaranda, is open Tuesday - Friday from 10 am - 3 pm, and on Sunday from 11 am - 2 pm for viewing.  They also have classes in painting, clay, and jewelry.  Classes run from November - April.  For more information, please call (863) 784-7346. 


Avon Park Breakfast Rotary Club - Every Friday at 6:45 AM

Meeting at the Rotary Building on South Verona Street.  Please call Donna Vinson at (863) 453-6000 for more information.

Avon Park Noon Rotary Club - Every Wednesday at Noon  

Meeting at the Rotary Building on South Verona Street.  Please call Forrest Hilton at (863) 452-2906 for more information.  


Avon Park Library Free Film Series -

Children's movie every Saturday at 11 am with free popcorn and juice for children.

Matinee every Saturday at 2 pm showing popular new releases and some old favorites.

Story time for children ages 5 and under every Wednesday at 10 am.

Call (863) 452-3803.



Welcome to the Avon Park CRA - Main Street District July 

e-Newsletter designed to keep you up-to-date on happenings 

in the Main Street District.


For more information about the

Avon Park CRA,

   visit www.avonparkcra.com

Main Street CRA
Upcoming Events

Fourth of July Celebration 
at Donaldson Park

11 am  Family fun day at Donaldson Park with food, D.J., free activities and bounce house.

9 pm  Fireworks Display from the barge on beautiful Lake Verona sponsored by the Avon Park Jaycees

 6 pm-10 pm    The East/West bound lanes between A. Miracle (Hill top) to Verona Ave will be closed to traffic.

Vehicle parking will be closed all day at Donaldson Park to encourage a pedestrian friendly atmosphere.  Parking is available on side streets, at the Baptist Church, and behind City Hall.

Bring your lounge chair or blanket, a cooler if you like, and your patriotic spirit and enjoy the best fireworks display in Highlands County!  BUCKET LIST TIP:   Bring a blanket to the sandy beach of Lake Verona and watch the fireworks lying down!  


   Welcome Avon Park's 
    Newest Restaurant 
        La Malquerida 
   Tienda y Restaurante
      600 W Main Street
This new Mexican restaurant will be open 7 days a week, from 7 a.m. until 9 p.m.  They also have a grocery store, featuring Mexican specialties.  Stop by and check them out.

         Satori Custom Merchandise 
Greg Henderson's Martial Arts Academy Have Moved
Come see them in their new space at 100 E Main Street! They are open from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.  You can call them at 863-257-2010.



Would Your Business Like to Participate in the Buy Main Street Avon Park Program? 

As part of the Avon Park CRA Main Street District's mission to spur economic activity in the Main Street area, the goal of Buy Main Street Avon Park is to simply connect the Avon Park Businesses with the buying power of our local community.  Registered Main Street Avon Park merchants are encouraged to offer special offers and discounts exclusive to Main Street Avon Park card-carrying consumers.  Shoppers will present their Buy Main Street Avon Park card to the merchant when making their purchase to benefit from the offer.  To register your business, please visit BuyMainStreetAvonPark.  For more information, email mfowler@avonpark.cc.



Thank you for reading the Main Street Avon Park CRA E-newsletter.  Stay tuned for more information, and visit us online at www.avonparkcra.com

 twitterfb logo