August 2014 First Friday Art Walk detailsCome join us for the First Friday Art Walk in conjuction with the Taste of Michigan City! Come on Uptown and get Down!!   MCMA First Friday Flyer – August 2014 final  ...
Rally to the Taste – 2014The MCMA invites you to come enjoy the fun of our first ever Bicycle Road Rally. Your team will start on Franklin Street, right in the heart of the Uptown Arts District. Teams depart in intervals. You will then follow clues to specific locations that you will need to photograph with your team. Once you have... Read more »...
Uptown Chalk WalkJoin Merchants in the Uptown Arts District for this awesome day. Come walk with friends and family to chalk up the sidewalks at various locations, grab a beverage, check out sales, or just be entertained by the many volunteers chalkin’ the walk during this event on July’s Second Saturday.    ...
Sponsor the Taste of Michigan City!The Taste of Michigan City is rapidly approaching, and we need your help. Each year, this wonderful event is organized and run by the many dedicated volunteers of the Michigan City Mainstreet Association, a nationally recognized 501 c4 nonprofit organization focused on revitalizing Michigan City’s Uptown Arts District, the city’s center. This organization is strictly supported... Read more »...
Collectively we have decided that because First Friday falls on the 4th of July, we will not have an Art Walk this coming Friday. We still encourage you to come down, grab a bite and enjoy the new public sculptures that were placed around the district this week and you may find a few shops... Read more »...
Mainstreet Board Meeting for JuneThe Mainstreet Board Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, June 11th at 9:00 a.m. The meeting is held at Haas & Associates, 526 Franklin Street, Michigan City in their first floor conference room. Click on Agenda here. Agenda 6.11.14...
June 2014 First Friday EventsA family friendly Mixed-Media First Friday awaits your senses.  Participate in creating your own art or gaze at animal inspired exhibits, silversmith, quilters, paper making, student performing artists, photography, paintings and sculptures.  Listen to a violin duo, or the Banana Slug String Band back by popular demand to celebrate Coastal Awareness Month or join the... Read more »...
New Hardware in the UAD!Check out the lovely new black street signs, park benches, light poles, waste containers and bike racks in the Uptown Arts District.  We are doing a test at the corner of 6th and Franklin. It looks marvelous, stop down and have a look!...