August 18- 6pm-11pm
Third Friday Mural Party- “Jeep Show & Shine”
AUGUST MURAL PARTY SPONSORED BY
FREE ADMISSION- Concessions for sale
The JEEPS are coming! The JEEPS are coming! One of our most popular events is the August Mural Party featuring the Jeep Jam Show-N-Shine, the kick off for the Muddy Buddy Jeep Jam on August 19th-20th. Shine up your Wrangler and meet us downtown for one of the best Jeep events in the region! We’ll have lots of vendors selling delicious food, and beer and non-alcoholic concessions are sold by Main Street Wilmington Volunteers, and all profits go to support our downtown revitalization and preservation projects. There’s fun for the whole family, so come on down and see the Jeeps!
WILMINGTON AUTO CENTER Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram is our generous sponsor for this event. They are hosting a VIP event at their dealership on Rombach Rd prior to the event. TICKETS ARE LIMITED! SIGN UP HERE! Be sure to visit their booth at the Samuel Walker building at the corner of Main and Mulberry Streets during the festival.
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 preservation and revitalization efforts. Thanks to our patrons and sponsors!
MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT: – Streetwise
CONCESSIONS: Lots of great options for this event! We’ll have Dubtown Smokers serving up some great BBQ, Pup Pies serving sweet treats, Kona Ice to keep you cool, Carlos Roberts delicious cheeseburgers, Fried Bologna at the Masonic Lodge, the infamous Zimmies recipe Steak and Gravy sandwiches, Curbside Chef from Cincinnati area, and more!
CREDIT CARDS NOW ACCEPTED! We will now accept credit cards for concession purchases such as beer, water, and soda at the Mural Parking Lot (excludes independent vendors). BEER TICKETS will be sold so you can buy a batch of tix for the evening and skip the line! * TICKETS are good for night of event only and non-refundable. CASH will still be accepted, but NO BILLS LARGER than $20 will be accepted! *We CARD- NO tickets accepted without proper ID showing proof of age 21.
PARKING: We will begin closing down parts of Main Street and Mulberry Street late Friday afternoon. There is street parking available on most downtown streets, as well as in the marked parking lots and space new Fiesta Veracruz Mexican Restaurant, CVS, the Clinton County Courthouse. Please be mindful of pedestrians and slow down when entering downtown Wilmington.
TRAFFIC NEWS UPDATE:
SR380 bridge at the levee (Clinton / Greene County line) will be closed to all traffic starting August 15 thru August 25.
This affects the bridge in the area of SR380 between Roxanna-New Burlington Rd. and New Burlington Rd. If you are coming in from SR42, you can take Spring Valley-Paintersville Rd to SR68 South into Wilmington. You can also drive further south on SR 42 to SR 73 East into Wilmington. When exiting the Muddy Buddy Jeep Jam event on SR380, turn right to go south on 380 to SR73.
Beginning Monday, August 7th, weather permitting, Center Road will be closed for bridge repairs (CLI-CR 16-7.65). This bridge is located between Nelson Ave. and N. Walker Rd. in Union Township, Clinton County. The last address accessible from the east (Nelson Ave.) is 1018 Center Rd.
There are numerous other road closures in Greene County which may affect travel. Please plan accordingly.
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