Downtown Rutland
The heart of Rutland County.
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Street Party

The Downtown Rutland Street party features an open-air market that spans from lower Center Street around the corner to Merchants Row, drawing out sale tents and outdoor dining from businesses along the way. Enjoy a variety of family entertainment as well as local artists, crafts, food vendors and live music from area musicians.

 
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About the Street Party

The Street Party features open-air market that spans from lower Center Street around the corner to Merchants Row, drawing out sale tents and outdoor dining from businesses along the way. Enjoy a variety of family entertainment as well as local artists, crafts, food vendors and live music from area musicians.

Hey Vendors, Apply with Us!

Looking for an opportunity to get your product or consumable in front of over 1,000+ community members? You've come to the right place! With low cost vendor fees, the Street Party is the perfect opportunity to gain exposure. Applications are now closed for this year. See you in 2019!

 
 
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Premiere Downtown Event Sponsor 2017/2018

 
 
 

2018 Downtown Summer Events Sponsors

 
 Kinney Pike Insurance
 Brad's Boards and Beams Logo
 A Budweiser® banner encouraging you to enjoy responsibly.
 
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~ Check back frequently as we add new vendors daily! ~

 

101 the One

Live remote with giveaways, games, cheerleading demos and more.

Alley Gallery

Check out Ellen Shattuck Pierce’s solo exhibition, “Thirty-six Views of Home,” a collection of prints about motherhood.

The Annex

A full service breakfast restaurant featuring Vermont farms with eggs benedicts, hash, omelettes, creme brûlée french toast & lots of vegetarian options. We also feature specialty cocktails, bubbles & Vermont beer.

AllieCaps

Handmade custom state trucker hats from the beach, to apres ski, to phish lot and everywhere in between.


Avon

Avon cosmetics, bath & body supplies, skin so soft products, bug guard products and jewelry.

B. Farnum Photography Photo Booth

Get your picture taken in a fun background with a self-serving photo booth.

 

Barred Owl Bags

Handmade purses, totes and bags from Mendon, VT.

Bayada Home Health Care

Free water bottles, magnets, tees, and reading materials about home health care and hospice.

 

The Blue Buddha Shop

Artisan products crafted from natural nautical materials, up-cycled furniture, bohemian clothing, and more funky finds.

The Bookmobile

New and gently used books at affordable prices from a locally-owned store.

 

Camille's Experienced Clothing

Gently used clothes, vintage treasures, and the perfect outfit (or costume!) for that special event.

Casella Cares

Tutus, painted pots, handmade key chains, and bows that raise money for the American Cancer Foundation.

Castleton Bank Gallery

Check out Mark Burnett's and Glenn Campbell's "Fireman Squared" exhibition featuring sculptures ranging from realistic to abstract and even surreal pieces. 

Catamount Radio

Live remotes from hit stations to raise money for the WSYB Christmas Fund. Partnering with Diamonds and More.

Cattail Creative

Custom poems written to-order on a vintage cursive typewriter.

Change the Story VT

Conversation cards and interviews on-camera about the gender pay gap.

 

Christini N Me Antiques

Antiques of all varieties and eras, featuring furniture, dining sets, home accents and more.

Come Alive Outside

Make a smoothie with bicycle-power and learn about the importance of exercise.

 

The Curiosity Shop

Dixie Bell chalk paints, re-purposed items & furniture, and an eclectic mix of vintage finds.

The Creative Hub Vermont

Cupcakes, fudge, hand crafted earings and hand sewn
magnetic decor.

 

Daughters of the American Revolution

Enjoy stickers, balloons, make your own paper hats and learn how to start your family tree.

Diamonds and More

Diamond rings, earrings, and accessories. Featuring live remote broadcasts from WSYB & WJJR throughout the day! 

 

Farm Fresh Connect

Information about a local online farmers market that features products from Rutland County.


Frogs and Lily Pads

A curated selection of fun and educational toys for all. Specializing in gifts for babies, clothing and accessories.

Foxglove Farm

Fresh flowers, semi-precious gemstone jewelry, and handmade gifts.


Fruition Fineries

Fine ladies clothing, handbags, accessories and unique gifts. Stop by to check out tiered sales options with a pre-sale on Friday, August 3rd.

 

Freeman Marcus Jewelers

Fine jewelry and accessories featuring 30% off all Sterling Silver jewelry Friday, August 3rd.

The Inspiration Station

Finished ceramic goods and pottery from a local business owner.

 

Home Alternatives

A wide selection of home furnishings and accessories including mattresses, sofas, area rugs, decor, lighting and Vermont soy candles.

Jessica's Jewelry

Featuring Paparazzi brand jewelry.

 

Juice Amour

Organic juices, nut milks, salads, soups, and cbd products with eco friendly packaging.

Let's Grow Kids

Giant Lego car kits, giant chutes and ladders, bubble wands and blowing station, and sidewalk chalk provided by a campaign for more affordable, quality child care.

 

Lewis Sugar House

Maple products of all kinds - syrup, cream, candy, milkshakes, ice cream, cotton candy and more.

Lightheart

Jewelry and photo cards with beautiful images of the divinity of nature from Reiki master Maureen Short.

 

Lilla Rose Hair Accessories

Featuring hair accessories, including the unique patented Lilla Rose Flexiclip.

Live Love Yoga

Stop in to check out this beautiful downtown yoga studio.

 

LuLaRoe Clothing

Dresses, shirts, leggings, and skirts from American designer LuLaRoe.

Maple Harvest Specialties

Maple kettle corn, maple cotton candy, maple hard candies and fruit crisps.

 

Matilda Jane Clothing

Clothing for girls, tweens, and adults lines designed with a  whimsical approach to texture, pattern, and color.

McNeil & Reedy

Dress slacks, casual pants, dress shirts, neckties, bow-ties, shoes, socks, hats, caps and more.

 

Neighborworks of Western Vermont

Learn about the HEAT Squad and all that Neighborworks has to offer. Grab a free temporary tattoo for the kids! 

Michael's Toys

Handmade wooden toys and signs crafted right in Downtown Rutland.

 

O'Pablos Food Truck

Mexican fare featuring tacos, fajitas, quesadillas, burritos and more with vegan + gluten free options.

Paige Elizabeth Academy of Cosmetology

Information on a cosmetology school opening in 2019 by the owner of Blush Salon.

 

Pelletier's Maple

Fried dough, cold drinks, hamburgers, hot dogs and fries.

Phoenix Books

Special discounts on select books, cards, and toys as well as crafts and activities for kids.

 

Phoenix Inspirations

Be inspired by Heather's beautiful henna body art.

Pyramid Holistic Wellness Center

Free chair massages and Reiki from 11am to 1pm, along with $10 salt cave or light and sound room sessions all day long.

 

Raw Honey Apparel

Fine ladies' and men's clothing, hats, accessories and unique gifts. Stop by to check out tiered sales options with a pre-sale on Friday, August 3rd.

Ruff Life Coffee

Enjoy outdoor seating and try a latte, coffee, sandwich or baked treat.

 

Rutland Area Food Co-Op

Giveaways and merchandise promoting shopping and eating locally.

Rutland DCF

Learn about adoption, foster care and more.

 

Rutland Free Library

Book giveaways, free pencils and other kids' handouts, Lego blocks to play with and information.

Rutland Historical Society

Featuring exhibits and cooling station inside the Opera House!

 

Rutland Rec Department

Make a small city out of cardboard for a community art project to be displayed downtown.

Same Sun of VT

Information on residential solar.

 

The Sandwich Shoppe

A variety of sandwich options at a locally owned establishment that will treat you like family.

Shark + Sparrow

Baby and toddler clothing from newborn to size 5T. No gender labels, just clothes made with so much love for our little ones!

 

Simply Asian Food Truck

Thai cuisine featuring curry to pad Thai, peanut chicken, stir fry, pho and everything in between.

Slithy Toves Emporium

Geeky, Gothic, and Victorian jewelry, vintage glass pieces, and hair accessories.

 

The Sound Barrier

Alt culture clothing and accessories, back-to-school gear, posters, stickers and more.

Stafford Technical Center

Face painting for little ones by Stafford students.

 

Style Dots

Creative. Unique. Personal. Create a life of freedom, passion, and fashion with Style Dots.

SunCommon

Bouncy house and information on solar energy.

 

Sweet Potato Accessories

Handmade headbands, pacifier clips, taggie blankets, fleece ponchos, and other accessories.

T & J Confectionary Delights

Hard and soft candies and confections.

 

Tacos Tacos

High quality tacos on homemade tortillas served out of a colorful traveling taco trailer.

Traveling Treats

Frozen treats from the Mr. Ding-a-Ling truck.

 

Trine Wilson Photography

Cards, matted prints, and canvas prints of photography by Trine Wilson.

Two Pour Mares Beverage Company

A variety of craft lemonades from an adorable trailer.

 

Unlimited Potential

New and gently-used clothing from maternity to tweens from a local consignment boutique.

Vintage Button Jewelry

Bracelets, necklaces and more made of vintage buttons, each with their own historical significance.

 

Vibe Portrait Art

Tees from the "Ridiculous Optimism for Rutland" campaign - a cheerful slogan promoting positivity in Rutland County.  

VT Alzheimer's Association

Learn about Alzheimer's disease and color your own forget-me-not flower.

 

VT Martial Arts

"Spin to Win" prizes, free Classes and gear. Grand prize raffle for a 1-year membership.

VT Shaved Ice

Over 100 flavors of shave ice to choose from in a truck.

 

VT Truffle Co

Real Vermont maple creemees and truffles from a locally-owned business.

Yellow Deli

Organic foods, snacks and smoothies.