In addition to our regularly scheduled second Friday Food Truck Friday event, Main Street DeFuniak Springs will host a collection of local and regional food trucks and trailers the first and third Fridays in December from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. as part of our Merry Main Street holiday events. This event is hosted in partnership with Florida Power & Light Company (FPL).
Main Street DeFuniak Springs will host its annual holiday events, Merry Main Street, presented in partnership with Visit South Walton. Beginning Saturday, November 26, 2022 – Saturday, December 17, 2022, the free events will include live music and performances, the weekly outdoor Mistletoe Market, festive Food Truck Friday, rides on the Choctaw Express Train, visits with Santa and Mrs. Claus, kids character appearances, and more family fun – all taking place in historic downtown DeFuniak Springs.
Small Business Saturday is November 26, 2022. The national movement encourages customers to patronize locally owned and operated independent businesses. Shop Main Street’s locally owned and operated small businesses beginning as early as 8:00 a.m. Check store website and social media for specific hours and promotions.
Main Street DeFuniak Springs announced today two new businesses that have opened their doors in historic downtown DeFuniak Springs. Both Embers Bistro and Tina Smith Photography Studio & Boutique are now open for business on the 700 block of Baldwin Avenue in the Main Street DeFuniak Springs District.
The 2nd Annual Epic Bakery Festival in DeFuniak Springs is Sunday, November 13, 2022. Enjoy delicious baked goods from locally-owned bakeries, chefs, and restaurants, a live DJ, an epic kid zone, and more!
We are thrilled to bring the Tim Jackson’s Storytellers Tour to the Florida Chautauqua Theatre in DeFuniak Springs on Friday, September 23, 2022, beginning at 7:00 p.m. In their debut performance the performance will feature National Recording Artists Jenn Bostic and Tim Easton. Buy tickets here to enjoy the storytelling and great music by these performers.
Main Street DeFuniak Springs announced that beginning Saturday, August 27, 2022, their weekly Farmer’s Market will now feature live music every second and fourth Saturday alongside its local farmer, maker, and baker vendor mix.
CCB Community Bank invites the community to enjoy the Grand Opening Celebration of its newest location in Downtown DeFuniak Springs, located at 732 Baldwin Avenue, Suite B, DeFuniak Springs, FL 32435, on August 25, 2022
Main Street DeFuniak Springs has been designated as an Accredited Main Street America™ program for meeting rigorous performance standards. Each year, Main Street America and its partners announce the list of Accredited programs to recognize their exceptional commitment to preservation-based economic development and community revitalization through the Main Street Approach™.
Main Street DeFuniak Springs announced its 2nd Annual Bounce on Baldwin, presented by White-Wilson Medical Center. Taking place on Saturday, June 11, 2022, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., the end of the school year celebration will take place on two-blocks of Baldwin Avenue between S. 6th St. and S. 8th St.
On Monday, April 25, 2022, a Resolution was read by Mayor Pro-Tempore, Todd Bierbuam, on behalf of the City Council of DeFuniak Springs declaring May 2022 as National Preservation Month in the City of DeFuniak Springs.
Main Street DeFuniak Springs, in partnership with the City of DeFuniak Springs Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA), will host nationally recognized speaker, Jeff Siegler, on Thursday, May 5, 2022. A widely known revitalization expert with ‘Revitalize or Die’, Siegler will present the importance of civic engagement and community pride in revitalization efforts and economy vitality.
Shoppers are invited to stroll the street while browsing local farm stands, food vendors, crafts, & gift items beginning Saturday, March 19, 2022, through Saturday, November 19, 2022, at the Main Street DeFuniak Springs weekly Farmer’s Market.
Main Street DeFuniak Springs is proud to have partnered with Autism Society of Florida for National Autism Awareness Month • Join us in support of their annual fundraising bike ride to raise money for autism and disABILITIES • Find out more about supporting their Florida Team in the Bike to the Beach challenge here: https://my.biketothebeach.org/AutismSocietyFlorida2022
The City of DeFuniak Springs will hold a ceremony to name an alley in honor of Benjamin “Ben” R. Woodham, the late son of Gary Woodham, owner of the DeFuniak Herald Beach Breeze Newspaper, and Cindy Woodham, owner of the Nook & Cranny consignment shop.
Main Street DeFuniak Springs announced today its upcoming April 1, 2022, concert with accomplished singer-songwriter Bradley Gaskin, at the historic Florida Chautauqua Theatre in Downtown DeFuniak Springs, Florida.
Main Street DeFuniak Springs will once again kick off its 2022 Farmer’s Market Season with a rare and restored Tractor Parade. Taking place on Saturday, March 19, 2022, on Baldwin Avenue in Downtown DeFuniak Springs, the market will begin at 8:00 a.m., followed by the tractor parade at 10:00 a.m. All vendors and tractors will be onsite until 12:00 p.m.
Tickets are on sale now for the March 11 Music on Main Concert, featuring Gilleran’s Island Band, a talented group delighting audiences with their beautifully crafted originals, soulful harmonies and expertly curated song list.
Main Street DeFuniak Springs, in partnership with the City of DeFuniak Springs, recently announced their 20 honorees for the inaugural Black History Month Banner Program. The program, announced at the end of 2021, asked for nominations of “African American individuals who have impacted the City of DeFuniak Springs, Florida.” The list of those recognized, available at https://mainstreetdfs.org, features various men and women with accolades in military service, education, community involvement, and professional achievements.
Main Street DeFuniak Springs, in partnership with Visit South Walton, announced today its 2022 Music on Main concert series, taking place at the Florida Chautauqua Theatre. The events, taking place on the second Friday of each month, will showcase a plethora of genres played by regional and local musicians ranging in size from duos to five-piece bands. Along with the concert experience, guests can enjoy dinner from area food trucks, as the event takes place alongside Main Street’s Food Truck Friday.
DeFuniak Springs, FL…The City of DeFuniak Springs is hosting a City Services Expo comprised of information booths by various City departments on Thursday, October 21, 2021, 4pm-7pm at the Chautauqua Hall of Brotherhood, 95 Circle Drive. New City Manager Robert Thompson will welcome guests into the newly restored first floor and answer questions on how the City operates. Light refreshments will be served.
Firefighters in DeFuniak Springs can now prepare for the next fire even faster with the purchase of a new $52,000 compressor to refill their air tanks. Fire officials purchased the new compressor with fire impact fees collected during the past fiscal year.
DeFuniak Springs customers of garbage pickup services will notice a natural gas-fueled Waste Management garbage truck pulling up to their front yards beginning October 1 instead of a truck by the City of DeFuniak Springs.