Category Archives: All DRA News

#ShopSmall this Holiday Season in Downtown Richmond

Why Shop Small #shopsmall There are so many reasons to shop small this holiday season and really anytime of the year. When you shop small, you are supporting your community and local economic development. How? Local businesses pay sales taxes to then city and county the business is located in, and that tax money supports your public […]

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Downtown Richmond introduces Third Thursday

  Downtown Richmond Association is an organization that is dedicated to enhance downtown Richmond economic growth, the quality of life in our community by protecting, preserving and promoting historic Downtown Richmond as a great place to live, work and visit. As part of Downtown Richmond Association’s mission to enhance the quality of life in our […]

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Is Limited Parking hurting Investments Downtown?

Reprint from Richmond Register Bill Robinson/ brobinson@richmondregister.com March 8, 2016   The city of Richmond and the Madison Fiscal Court both own parking lots one just block from the city’s Main Street. The city also owns parking lots next to City Hall at the corner of Main and Third streets and another on Irvine Street […]

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Introducing our NEW Membership Program!

DOWNTOWN RICHMOND A Great Place to Live, Work and Visit…… Downtown Richmond Association (DRA) is an organization that is dedicated to enhance downtown Richmond’s economic growth and the quality of life in our community by protecting, preserving and promoting historic Downtown Richmond as a great place to live, work and visit.  We feature events throughout […]

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Richmond Area Arts Council Nov-Dec Calendar

The Richmond Area Arts Council (RAAC) supports the cultural development of the city of Richmond, KY by advocating for and creating the highest quality artistic and educational opportunities for residents and visitors.  An active arts council within the community and region allows for business to flourish and provides a rich cultural environment for citizens. The RAAC […]

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Huge Indoor Tag Sale at Ridgegirl’s Attic

Huge Indoor Tag Sale – Antique and Vintage Estate Items Date:  Saturday, October 10, 2015 @ 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Location:  Ridgegirl’s Attic, 125 South Third Street, Richmond, Kentucky Includes:   Mid-Century Chrome and Formica Kitchen Tables and Chairs Vintage Advertising Items Vintage Furniture Vintage Farm/Garden Tools Vintage Farm Wagon Wheels Vintage Tool & Storage Boxes Vintage Military […]

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Ben Lacy coming to Jammin on Main October 1st

Location Change due to the Weather:  Cafe Meeples, 200 W Main St, Richmond, KY 40475 Bad News:  We had a last minute change in our schedule due to conflicts in school schedules so we had to move our Madison County Schools Sing Off to hopefully next year’s schedule. Good News:  We got the famous Ben Lacy […]

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Downtown Richmond’s 1st Annual Car Cruise 10/17/2015

Our First Annual Downtown Richmond Car Cruise … with live music by Paul Groves and Double Nickel. At the Richmond KY County Courthouse on Saturday, October 17, 2015 @ 1:30-5:00pm (after the Downtown Richmond Farmers Market).  Lots of parking, food vendors, live music, new and classic cars.  Food and Games for the family. For more information: […]

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June 4th is the Kick-Off of Jammin’ on Main!

Jammin’ on Main – A New Event in Downtown Richmond Downtown Richmond Association is working hard to enhance downtown Richmond’s economic growth and the quality of life in our community by protecting, preserving and promoting historic Downtown Richmond as a great place to live, work and visit.  In line with their mission, they have events […]

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Our Third Annual Family Fun & Fitness Events starts May 28th

Our Third Anniversary of Family Fun & Fitness!! All of us at Downtown Richmond Association are so excited for our upcoming kick-off to our Family Fun & Fitness Event on May 28, 2015.  This is our third year of hosting this event that provides free fitness class, free kids activities, free food samples to the […]

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