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May Madness returns to Downtown San Rafael for its 30th year!
When: Saturday, May 12, from 12 noon to 6pm
Where: Fourth Street San Rafael
Come check out over 200 classic cars, enjoy food and drink, people watch, and rock out to the tunes of the 50s & 60s. We will be handing out trophies to some of the most incredible cars, like Best Paint, Best of Show, Best Hot Rod, Mayor's Award, and The Greg Borrelli Memorial Award and many more.
Big Jim's BBQ, Lagunitas Brewery, and Maui Wowi Hawaiian Coffee & Smoothies are all coming together to sponsor this vibrant legacy event.
Entry form and more info here.
BID Member Mixer at The FolkArt Gallery, featuring Miriam Karrell
When: March 22nd, 2018, 5-7 pm
Where: The FolkArt Gallery, 1321 4th Street
Please join us for our next BID Member mixer, hosted by the vibrant and innovative FolkArt Gallery.
We are excited to welcome Miriam Karrell, Marin SBDC Director, as our key speaker at this event.
Miriam has worked with hundreds of small businesses, assisting them in business planning and growth strategies, funding opportunities (loans and investments) and marketing. Her consulting specialties are authentic communications, leadership techniques, and developing initiatives/products that create win-win-win scenarios (good for the business, the community and the environment). As a passion, for the past 10 years, she has taught leadership classes at UC Berkeley Extension and for the past 12 years studied mindfulness. www.marinsbdc.org
Light bites and drinks will be provided.
San Rafael In The News
Downtown’s 4th Street Bank of Marin to Host Chamber of Commerce Mixer
4th Street’s Bank of Marin is slated to host the next San Rafael Chamber of Commerce mixer, to be held on November 8th, from 5-7pm. This networking opportunity enables attendees to rub elbows with other community members, as well as City, BID, and Chamber representatives and staff. We look forward to seeing you there! read…
McRoskey Mattress Co. Opening Pop Up Store in Downtown San Rafael
The San Francisco-based mattress maker and retailer is opening a pop up showroom this November. The store will open on 4th Street Saturday, Nov. 4, and will operate through February. Opening weekend will feature a ‘Breakfast in Bed’ celebration at which customers can enjoy local pastries and beverages while trying the beds, all in the…