Downtown Events

8th Annual Chili Cook-Off

Mark your calendar for Saturday, February 7, 2015 for the 8th Annual Downtown Gadsden Chili Cook-off!  Are you interested in participating as a cook?  Pick up your application at the DGI office at 635 Broad Street or check it out on the Downtown Gadsden facebook event page!

The cooks will begin arriving around 7:00am so the chili can be ready

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Snacks with Santa

December 13


at the Mary G. Hardin Center for Cultural Arts


Children will have a chance to visit with Santa and enjoy cookies and milk.  The Sugar Plum Fairies from the Downtown Gadsden Dance Conservatory will be there and parents are encouraged to bring your cameras to capture that moment of your little one with Santa

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Downtown Gadsden Presents: Girls Night Out

Thursday, November 20th


Book your babysitter, put a meal in the Crock-pot for the family at home, round up your friends and come out for a night of fashion, food, fun and friends!  Several of our merchants will be open late with special promotions, refreshments, and unique events within their stores. What a perfect time to work on checking names

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Howl-O-Weenie Paw-ty

Saturday, October 25th

Don’t miss out on the fun as our furry friends come dressed in their finest Halloween attire.  Registration begins at 9:00am at the corner of 4th and Broad Streets and there is a $5 fee per animal to enter.  All proceeds will benefit the Humane Society Pet Rescue and Adoption Center.  Not a morning person?  Don’t worry! 

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