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Announces over a Million Dollars in Investment in downtown facades & interiors since 2011. The Main Street Preservation Trust has opened applications for 2019 for business and property owners along Main Street in Gloucester who wish to improve their facades or interiors of their buildings in the commercial area of Main Street. The program is … Continue reading “Main Street Preservation Trust Opens Applications for 2019 Facade & Interior Grants”


2018 – Striving towards a Healthy Community on all levels A Main Street should be healthy on all levels.  Businesses should have support and be poised for growth.  Property owners should know there is an open door for discussion on real estate and rents.  The past should not only be celebrated but explored.  And the … Continue reading “Gloucester Main Street–Recapping 2018 & Ready for 2019”


Please come out to Gloucester Main Street to witness the Christmas & Holiday Parade starting at 3:00 pm. Come early to take part in the specials the shops will have and get a prime viewing spot for the parade, or guys if you want to have a pint while the ladies are shopping, then come … Continue reading “Christmas & Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting-THIS Saturday”


SHOP SMALL SATURDAY is almost here, come to Gloucester Main Street and show your support and LOVE for your LOCAL SMALL BUSINESSES! Retailers and restaurants along Gloucester Main Street will open their doors hoping you will MAKE A DAY OF IT! Shops will be filled with new and seasonal merchandise with plenty of GREAT specials … Continue reading “SHOP SMALL SATURDAY”


Please join us in congratulating this year’s Virginia Living Magazine’s best of Eastern Virginia awards. The Eastern Region, which includes of all of the Hampton Roads has 50 times the population of Gloucester and Gloucester Main Street showed up! – Winner of the “Best Asian Restaurant” was awarded to Bangkok Noi Thai Cuisine and Sushi on … Continue reading “Virginia Living Magazine Announces 2018 Best in Eastern Virginia – Gloucester Main Street Winners”


Cowork Gloucester, a new shared office space and business-building venture, has found a physical location in the Courthouse area of Gloucester, VA. “What we’re offering is more than just a desk. We’re offering [people] a place within a community of local entrepreneurs looking to help Gloucester grow and continue to be great! It’s time to … Continue reading “Cowork Gloucester announces official space on Main Street”


The Dog Days of Summer are almost here, although it feels like it already! For a second year in a row, area businesses have joined forces to bring savings to their customers as well as help out the Gloucester-Mathews Humane Society. The warm summer months are a time when the shelter sees less donations coming in but … Continue reading “Dog Days of Summer Promotion continues through Aug 19”


The Gloucester County Public Library’s Comic Con returns Saturday, August 12th from 10am-12pm. Expect costumes, workshops, activities, prizes, food and more! All ages are welcome and entry is free. The event is located at the Main Library, 6920 Main Street, Gloucester, VA. For more information please call 804.693.4042 Keep the fun going with these great events on … Continue reading “Comic Con Event this Saturday”


Community invited to attend premier of Main Street mini-documentary Thursday, Aug. 10. GLOUCESTER, Va. – The Gloucester Main Street Preservation Trust is delighted to announce it will celebrate a decade of service to the community Thursday, Aug. 10 at 6 p.m. at Arts on Main. The community is invited to attend. Arts on Main is … Continue reading “GLOUCESTER’S MAIN STREET PRESERVATION TRUST CELEBRATES DECADE OF SUCCESS”


Be part of the rock craze in Gloucester. Kids of all ages are invited to this painting party at Arts on Main. Saturday, August 12th 10-1. All materials provided. Taught by our professional teacher Janet Griffin. Must reserve in advance. Call (804) 824-9464 or email reservations@gloucesterarts.org


UPCOMING EVENTS
  1. Logo for 1st Friday
    December 6 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. December 14 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm