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Abingdon Main Street seeks Executive Director

Executive Director – Abingdon Main Street Position Details Type: Full Time Offered By: Abingdon Main Street, Abingdon, VA Salary: Based on experience Deadline: July 15, 2017   Abingdon Main Street (AMS), a nonprofit organization and designated member of the Virginia Main Street Program, seeks an energetic, creative, goal-oriented and self-directed Executive Director with excellent communication, […]

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149 Sweets: Abingdon Main Street Business Of The Month for February 2017!

Abingdon Main Street is excited to announce that 149 Sweets (301 W. Main), has been named as the Abingdon Main Street Business of the Month for FEBRUARY 2017!  “149 Sweets is a locally owned and operated dessert and ice cream shop.  We enjoy providing the community with fresh, homemade sweets and treats.  All of our baked goods […]

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Traipse Smartphone Application for Abingdon

TAKE YOUR BRAIN FOR A WALK and join Abingdon Main Street as we roll out our Traipse smartphone application at 10 a.m. on Saturday (Dec 10) at the “Midsummer Play” fountain directly across from the Barter Theater!!! Traipse is a smartphone application that will lead users on a walking tour of historic landmarks and local […]

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Browse Downtown Abingdon at ShopMainStreets.com!

Abingdon Main Street is partnering with the Shop Main Streets and Main Street Tour organization to create an online virtual 360 degree tour. You can now easily browse Abingdon’s downtown and many of its shops and restaurants, with the click of a button. Go to ShopMainStreets.com and to begin your tour!

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Volunteers Needed!

Abingdon Main Street is looking for a few good men and women to volunteer this summer.  The most urgent need is for volunteers at the Thursday night beer gardens, but we also need volunteers for the Wolf Committee, Main Street Buskerfest, and volunteers with expertise in the area of historic preservation and design, economic development, and […]

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New Board Members Elected

Abingdon Main Street’s Board of Directors has elected 5 new members. The organization is pleased to welcome the following new members: Doug Beatty, Owner of Bone Fire Smokehouse Nancy Keating-Harte, Owner of Shady Business Chris Lowe, General Manager of the Martha Washington Inn & Spa Rhonda Mossholder, Teacher for Washington County Schools Angie Wilson, Owner […]

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Call for Artists – Abingdon’s Wolf Project

Who’s Afraid of Virginia’ Wolves?” – CALL FOR ARTISTS Abingdon Main Street is looking for artists – established or aspiring, and most of all inspired – to submit designs for consideration for our “Who’s Afraid of Virginia’s Wolves?” sculpture project. If you or someone you know is interested in participating, please contact Abingdon Main Street […]

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Jennifer Montgomery hired as new Executive Director

The Abingdon Main Street Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Jennifer Montgomery has been hired as the organization’s third Executive Director. Jennifer was hired in October 2015. A southwest Virginia native, she graduated from Radford University with a BA in Journalism before beginning a career in communication and non-profit management. In 2003 she was hired […]

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“LOVE” returns to Abingdon

Abingdon Main Street has unveiled a new permanent installation of the popular LOVE letters on the front lawn of the Martha Washington Inn & Spa. The letters are part of a statewide branding project from the Virginia Tourism Corporation, and funds for the project were raised by Abingdon Main Street with the assistance of the […]

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