Tag Archive: downtown

May 09 2013

Arts abound: Experience Downtown Longview differently with AlleyFest

AlleyFest 2013, a 3-day street festival, kicks off Friday, May 9 in Downtown Longview and runs through Sunday the 11th. Sponsored by One Hundred Acres of Heritage Main Street, this year’s 3-day street festival is bringing AlleyFest back to its roots featuring all Texas bands as part of MusicFest 2013. This year’s lineup includes Westbound …

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Jun 18 2012

Deadline looms

Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples recently announced that the Texas Department of Agriculture is accepting applications for federal funds totaling $1.2 million to revitalize downtown areas in rural Texas. Annually, the Texas Capital Fund awards $50,000 to $150,000 in federal grants to rural Texas cities. The grants help fund public infrastructure projects aimed at creating new …

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Jun 12 2012

ArtWalk features new artists, musicians, demos

Downtown Tyler’s popular ArtWalk continues on Thursday, June 14, 4 to 8 p.m., throughout the downtown area. More than 20 visual and performing artists will display their work at the event, which is organized by the Downtown Tyler Arts Coalition under the umbrella of the City of Tyler Main Street Department and Heart of Tyler, …

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Sep 30 2011

Free movie returns

It will be a great family fun as Downtown Longview’s Heritage Plaza transforms into a big outdoor movie theatre marking the favorite annual event, Movies at Heritage Plaza in Downtown, Longview. Longview Cable TV has partnered with  Downtown Longview’s historic One Hundred Acres of Heritage Main Street program  to bring “Charlie and The Chocolate Factory” …

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Mar 03 2011

Downtown ArtWalk grows

In its short history, the Downtown Tyler ArtWalk has grown from an attendance of 300 to more than 1,000, and its growth continues with new artists, venues and activities at the next event, which is set for Thursday, March 3, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., at a variety of downtown venues. Twenty-three visual artists will …

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