Main Street Wilmington’s mission is to promote historic preservation and economic development with the goal of maintaining a cultural downtown district that attracts entrepreneurs and retains businesses, serving as a vital hub for housing, shopping, dining, and entertainment.
Main Street Wilmington needs you! Can you donate an hour or two of your Saturday --this weekend --September 16TH? In order to make our Art & Soul festival easy to navigate for visitors and residents alike ---we need individuals to act as greeters, give directions,...read more
Wilmington Art & Soul Fest- Sponsored by the Wilmington News Journal FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15th- 6pm-11pm- Last Mural Party- featuring Chip Murdock and The Connection SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16th- FESTIVAL begins at 10am! Spend the day in downtown Wilmington shopping,...read more
August 18- 6pm-11pm Third Friday Mural Party- “Jeep Show & Shine" AUGUST MURAL PARTY SPONSORED BY WILMINGTON AUTO CENTER Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram FREE ADMISSION- Concessions for sale The JEEPS are coming! The JEEPS are coming! One of our most popular...read more
July 21- 6pm-11pm- Third Friday Mural Party- "Class Reunion" - Gee, Your Band Smells Terrific MURAL PARTIES ARE FREE ADMISSION! Food and Drinks available for sale. All proceeds from Concession Stand Sales go towards non-profit Main Street Wilmington's downtown...read more
June 16- 6pm-11pm- Third Friday Mural Party- "Welcome Summer!" Entertainment: Dirty Water Dog MURAL PARTIES ARE FREE ADMISSION! Food and Drinks available for sale. MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT: Dirty Water Dog- Classic Rock and Blues from Lebanon, Ohio! CONCESSIONS: One of...read more
Flowers add beauty to Main, South, and Locust Streets You may have seen Trevor Shoemaker and me out this week with some hearty volunteers, walking the downtown area and visiting the new flower baskets that grace our fair city. The 48 flower baskets were a generous...read more
Summer 2017 in Wilmington is going to rock- despite the weather! As I sit here in my office listening to another thunderstorm rolling in and the sudden torrents of rain I have to wonder "Will it EVER feel like summer in Ohio?!" I am sure you are all thinking the same...read more
Derby Hat Contest Delights All! The entries for the Wine Walk Derby Hat Contest were outstanding in so many ways! It was really tough to pick winners out of this field of beautiful and creative hats! There was a tie for 2nd Place, and we had not planned on awarding...read more
Thanks to all who gave donations to Wine Walk 2017! The countdown to Christmas and the countdown to the Wine Walk feel pretty similar. There’s that giddy kind of anticipation that a good time is guaranteed and memories will be made. Wine Walkers appear to be a hardy...read more
Get Involved with Main Street WilmingtonVolunteer or Donate!
We are always looking for Volunteers to help us plan and execute Events and Activities like our Downtown Mural Parties, Arts Festival, Downtown Beautification and Innovation Projects that help support and improve our downtown. If you want to share your special skill or talent or you're a community-minded person who wants to contribute some time, we'd love to have you join us in the exciting revitalization of downtown Wilmington, Ohio!