Spend some time out on the town this winter and spring!
Our downtown shops are partnering together during the second Saturday of each month to host a fun shopping event for our community. The events will be held January through April. Participating member businesses offer special activities, treats and sales during Second Saturdays. Check our Facebook page for updates and special promotions for each event! While visiting participating shops, don't forget to sign up for our drawings!
2017 Second Saturday Schedule
January 14- Winter Bites
February 11- Chocolate Walk
March 11- Scavenger Hunt
April 8- Easter Egg Hunt
April 8-Easter Egg Hunt Themed Second Saturday Coming to Downtown Mount Vernon!
To wrap up this year’s Second Saturday season, Main Street Mount Vernon will be hosting a variation of the Easter Egg Hunt! Open to all ages. Bring the whole family to downtown Mount Vernon on Saturday, April 8th between the hours of 12:00-4:00 pm. Collect pieces of the puzzle for the chance to win prizes. Additionally, many of the businesses will also be featuring a variety of special discounts, children’s activities, gifts and more.
How to Play
To start, drop by Main Street Mount Vernon’s office (located at 102 South Main Street) where you will pick up a sheet. Your goal is to visit each of the businesses listed on your sheet to collect pieces of the Easter egg. Once you have obtained all the pieces, drop off your completed sheet at Main Street Mount Vernon before 4:00 pm on Saturday, April 8. You will be entered into a drawing to win prizes! The drawing will be held at the close of the event. You do not need to be present at the time of the drawing to win.
Prizes from our Generous Sponsors
Coleman Family Gallery: 10% off purchases of $50 or more
Creative Images: FREE Knox County poster plus sales and discounts
Gospel Christian Life Shop: 10% off Easter items & in-stock Bibles
Harvest @ the Woodward: Free sampling of goat fudge and meat from Dutch Creek Goat Farm
Herald's Electronics and Appliances
Jillian Vance studio + boutique: Coffee & Canvas class, printmaking demo and up to 50% off sale on select items
Kudos Art Co-op
Nimby Acre Fiber Art
Paragraphs Bookstore: sale on select titles
SPI: FREE admission & special activities featuring earth and space science
Woolson Spice Company
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