2017 Annual Downtown Davis Sidewalk Sale :: July 7-9

A favorite of locals and visitors alike, the Davis Downtown Summer Sidewalk Sale, well into its third decade of providing sizzling deals on fabulous merchandise, brings folks from near and far to find their favorite treasures in Downtown Davis.

The top RETAIL spender will win a $50 Davis Downtown Gift Card!
The shopper prize program will return again in 2017, and the top Downtown RETAIL spender (restaurants & service businesses excluded) with receipts dated July 7, 8, or 9 th, wins a $50 Downtown Davis Gift Card. Just email your receipts to info@davisdowntown.com or mail drop them in the mail to P.O. Box 72497 Davis, CA 95616. Deadline is July 31, 2017

PARTICIPATING BUSINESSES

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BAK2SAC 2017 FREE TRAIN RIDE DAVIS TO SACRAMENTO

 

Davis Downtown Launches
“Bak2Sac 2017” Free Train Ride Program

 

You’re invited to visit nearby Davis, leaving your car at home, and receive a free train ride back to Sacramento in Davis’ Bak2Sac 2017 Program!

How does the Bak2Sac program work? Come to Davis on or with your bike, and pick up a voucher for a free train ticket back to Sacramento at participating businesses. Your voucher is good for any number of convenient trains running seven days a week. Turn in your voucher at the Amtrak station and receive your train ticket. Hop on board with your bike and go Bak2Sac!

What is there to do in Davis? Visit the Davis Farmers Market, listen to music at Picnic in the Park, experience the one and only U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame, visit art galleries on Second Friday ArtAbout, catch a performance at the Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts, and shop and dine downtown anytime you please. You can also explore the beautiful Yolo County countryside, the perfect two-wheel destination.

When is the Bak2Sac program? Daily now through December 31, free travel vouchers are available for all “off peak” trains at participating locations. See below for train schedule and business locations. (Blackout dates: November 21-26.)

How do I get to Davis? By bicycle or a bike/train combination.

Bike route to Davis ~ From West Sacramento: Head west on West Capitol Avenue until you reach the crosswalk near the west end, turn right onto bike path and continue on to the causeway. At west end of causeway, proceed to the frontage road (CR 32A). Before the railroad tracks you can either go straight onto the bike path into Davis OR you can cross the RR tracks and follow CR 32A to […]

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Davis Downtown Board Agenda – March 9, 2017

Davis Downtown Board of Directors Agenda
Thursday, March 9, 2017, 8:35 a.m.
Hunt-Boyer Conference Room, 604 2nd Street, Downtown Davis

Item # Agenda Item
1. Roll Call

Board Members – Michael Bisch, Josh Chapman, Sheri Hein, Terence Lott, Brianne Maloney, Katie Manzer,
Andrew Newman, Sinisa Novakovic, Maia Sturges, Murre Traverso, Kevin Wan

Board Liaisons – Alan Humason – YCVB, Diane Parro – City of Davis, Mabel Salon – UC Davis

Staff – Nina Gatewood, Lauren James, Stewart Savage

2. Public Comment

3. Correspondence

4. Approval of Minutes from 2/9/2017 Board Meeting

5. Financial Report for February 2017

6. Youth Training Program – Interfaith Rotating Winter Shelter Presentation – Silas Kirsch

7. Back 2 Sac

8. Taste of Yolo

9. Board Retreat Planning – Date, Time, Location, Topics

10. Project Toto

11. Cannabis

12. New Business

13. Committee & Partner Reports
A. Marketing & Events Committee – Brianne Maloney
B. Parking Committee – Terence Lott
C. Visioning and Community Relations Committee – Michael Bisch
D. Bar and Restaurant Committee – Kevin Wan
E. City of Davis – Diane Parro
F. UC Davis – Mabel Salon
G. YCVB – Alan Humason
14. Adjourn

 

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Downtown Open House

DAVIS DOWNTOWN OPEN HOUSE – Friday, February 10
In conjunction with 2nd Friday HeArtAbout, Davis Downtown will be hosting our 3rd annual Downtown Open House on February 10th, 6 – 10 pm.
Participating businesses will be keeping their doors open late and are looking forward to the community celebrating this festive time. Get familiar with all that downtown Davis has to offer. This is a free and family friendly event.

Participating downtown businesses are open until:

7pm
Shop Cuffs
Pinkadot
B&L Bike Shop
UC Davis Downtown Store
Davis ACE
Rire
Watermelon Music
Creme de la Creme
Bubble Belly

7:30
Symphony Financial Planning
Ken’s Bike and Ski

8pm
Haute Again
The Vault
Crucial Vibes
Couleurs Vives Art Studio & Gallery
Davis Odd Fellows
F St. Gallery of Hallmark Inn
Utah Creek Winery
Philanthropy- with a sale of 40%-60% off the entire store with a Stella and Dot pop-up shop event. Drinks and desserts will be served.

8:30pm
Art 26
Boheme
Fretted Strings
Logos Books

9pm 
Miyamo
Newsbeat
The Artery
Cork It Again
Pence Gallery
The Wardrobe- with an informal UCD Red Dress fashion show at 8:15 to 9pm. This show is part of the Red Dress and Power of Red window displays in downtown Davis. Stroll around 2nd, E & F Streets. The original formal dresses were created by UC Davis Fashion and Textile Department.

10pm
Armadillo Music
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2017 Davis Downtown Annual Meeting

 

Join us for the 2017 Davis Downtown Annual Meeting scheduled for January 18, 2017, from 5:00pm to 7:00pm, at Sophia’s Thai Kitchen and Bar, 129 E Street.

Confirm your attendance here: [ https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/dd2017AnnualMeeting ] Not required, but sure helps.

The Davis Downtown Annual Meeting offers a special opportunity for downtown business owners to mix and mingle while helping guide the future of downtown Davis.

The meeting will begin at 5:00 pm with networking and socializing with Davis Downtown member businesses. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and hosted beer, wine, and happy hour beverages will be available as well as a prize raffle.

At this meeting we will provide an update on the activities of Davis Downtown, thank our exiting Directors, vote for new Directors, and celebrate the success of downtown Davis. Candidates presented for election are:

  • Joshua Chapman – Armadillo Music
  • Katie Manzer – Parcel Dispatch/PDQ Fingerprinting
  • Andrew Newman – Newman Associates
  • Sinisa Novakovic – Icekrimski, Mishka’s Cafe, and Varsity Theater
  • Murre Traverso – First Street Real Estate
  • Kevin Wan – Sophia’s Thai Kitchen and Bar)

2017 Annual Meeting Agenda
Sophia’s Thai Bar 129 E Street, Davis, CA 95616
5:00pm to 7:00pm

5:00pm BUSINESS NETWORKING

Network and socialize with Davis Downtown membership, Hosted beer, wine and complimentary hors d’oeuvres.
DIRECTOR BALLOTING BEGINS

5:30 pm INTRODUCTIONS

Voting Instructions
Introduction of distinguished guests
Welcome and introductions of current Board of Directors
Introduction of Executive Board

Introduction of candidates for election

  • Joshua Chapman
  • Katie Manzer
  • Andrew Newman
  • Sinisa Novakovic
  • Murre Traverso
  • Kevin Wan

PRESENTATION OF ANNUAL REPORT
5:45 pm FINAL CALL FOR BALLOTS

6:00 pm VOTING CLOSES

6:30pm MEETING WRAP-UP

  • Announcements from the membership
  • Upcoming events
  • Election results

7:00pm ADJOURN

2017 Davis Downtown Annual Meeting Sponsors

Davis Downtown Candidates for Election

Joshua […]

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