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.
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
Calling all Derby Fashionistas! Hey Wine Walkers ! Please be part of the 2017 Derby Hat Contest and win a fabulous prize ! And we do mean fabulous !!!! 1st Place WIN Six complimentary tickets for the 2018 Wine Walk 2nd Place PLACE Two complimentary tickets for the...read more
Jennifer Steele of Over the Moon Paint & Party creates necklaces for Wine Walk 2017! I just popped in to chat with Jennifer Steele of Over the Moon Paint & Party last week, and was floored when I saw these awesome necklaces she created exclusively for the Wine...read more
There is something for everybody at the Wilmington Public Library! As one of our most valuable local resources, the Wilmington Public Library has honed its programs and events to serve residents of all ages and interests, at a very reasonable cost - FREE! Library...read more
A hometown favorite! Meet at the Mural Parking Lot at 1pm to pick up your maps of participating businesses, then you're off with your friends and family to gather treats from local merchants and organizations. Free and open to all children 2-12 with accompanying...read more
September 15th- Third Friday Mural Party- “Wilmington Art & Soul Festival” September 15th- 6pm-11pm- Third Friday Mural Party- “Wilmington Art & Soul”– Chip Murdock and The Connection MURAL PARTIES ARE FREE ADMISSION! Food and Drinks available for sale. All...read more
Groups Recovery Center gets windows dressed up by local Girl Scouts One day while walking downtown, Main Street Wilmington Co-Director's got the bright idea to beautify Main Street by dressing windows of empty storefronts or windows that needed a little help. A...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!