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CHICAGO (April 2021) – The Main Street Preservation Trust in Gloucester Village, Virginia, is one of six winners of the Main Street Forward Awards, which recognize communities that have shown exemplary recovery and resilience efforts amid the multiple crises of 2020. Selected from 68 total submissions by a national jury of economic development experts, the … Continue reading “Gloucester Main Street Earns National Revitalization Award”


CEO of Proximo Marketing Strategies Courtney Riley always knew she had a creative spirit, but what she didn’t have was a desire to become an entrepreneur. Having been raised by two serial entrepreneurs – both owners of building, construction and real estate companies – Courtney got the full view of what it really means to … Continue reading “GMSA Board Member Spotlight”


Don’t just save one date this June. Save the entire month. The Gloucester Arts Festival will return to rural coastal Virginia for its fifth year, kicking off June 3, 2021 with an unveiling of sculptures on Main Street and culminating with a U.S. Navy Fleet Forces Band concert. Throughout the month, guests can watch as … Continue reading “Gloucester Arts Festival Set for June 2021”


  Over $500 worth of prizes, some will win a little and some will win a lot! Who doesn’t LOVE a treasure hunt??? Especially when EVERY team WINS and no diggin’ is involved…..just make sure to wear comfy shoes and be ready to follow the clues!!!!! This FUN event takes place on Saturday, February, 27 — … Continue reading “Win prizes in this Main Street Treasure Hunt”


The Gloucester Main Street Association Board of Directors do so much behind the scenes that we’d like to shine a spotlight on each one! Each are passionate, dedicated and committed individuals that care about their community and dream big! They lead the way by guiding programs, increasing awareness, supporting fundraising efforts, serving on committees, volunteering at … Continue reading “January GMSA Board Member Spotlight”


Travel to Main Street to shop, dine and explore in the Gloucester Village! Pick up a PASSPORT today! Here’s how it works! Earn a stamp for every $25 you spend at the following Gloucester Village businesses and get entered to win $100 gift certificates! Vashti’s Jewelers The Nurtury Yolanda’s Up South The Silver Box Sweet … Continue reading “Your PASSPORT To The Gloucester Village”


Join The Cook Foundation Sunday, October 25, 2020 from 3 to 5 p.m. on Gloucester Main Street for a dedication and celebration of the recently completed mural honoring the life and legacy of TC Walker. Commissioned by The Cook Foundation and painted by Michael Rosato, the mural tells the story of TC Walker himself and … Continue reading “TC Walker Mural Dedication and Celebration”


The large white washed wall of the stone building next to the old Texaco station on Gloucester Main Street will transform from its current state as a blank canvas and into a mural honoring and celebrating the life and legacy of T.C. Walker, The Cook Foundation announced this week. The mural, commissioned by The Cook … Continue reading “Mural Celebrating the Legacy of T.C. Walker Commences on Gloucester Main Street”


At the Cook Foundation office on Main Street, Adrianne Joseph, Cook Foundation President, and Mollie Stewart, Cook Board member, presented Lynne Manning and Hugh Bryan, MD of Arts on Main with a $15,000 check for securing matching contributions from “never-before” friends and donors during this last fiscal year ending June 30, 2020. “It is especially … Continue reading “ARTS ON MAIN EXCEEDS 4th COOK FOUNDATION CHALLENGE GRANT”


Construction of a project to reduce driver delay at the intersection of Route 3/Route 14 (John Clayton Memorial Highway) and Route 17 Business (Main Street) in Gloucester County will begin after the Labor Day holiday, on Wednesday, Sept. 9. When construction is complete in February 2021, Route 17 Business traffic will have dual left turn … Continue reading “Project Begins to Improve Route 3, Route 14 and Route 17 Business (Main Street) Intersection in Gloucester”


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