Second Sunday on Main

after all the rain, then all the heat and humidity, we got a break and had a really good sunday. temps in the 70s and low humidity urged us to get out of the house and join the festivities at second sunday on main (on june 12th).

there were vendors that lined both sides of the block, but storefronts were open as well. artists and crafters sold pottery, photography and upcycled products. a couple of organizations set up tables and offered free iced tea lemonade in exchange for donation. foodwise, there weren’t as many options as we had thought: a grill cooking up hot dogs and pizza, iris book cafe was open for business, and at the end of the block was fireside pizza. nonetheless, it worked out for us because we were headed to neon’s for something fun after (more on that on the next post).

(above L and R: pizza on the go with fireside pizza)

(above L: half redleg and half white pizza from fireside pizza); above R: chalking it up on main street)

(above: our new favorite vendor, streetpops, wowed us with their cantaloupe mint and strawberry mint popsicles)

(above L: sweet peace bakery spreading peace and sweets)

(above L: coffee emporium smoothies “blended by you”; above R: the flying pig – pomegranate lime smoothie)

(above L: shadows play at shadeau bakery)

it was a beautiful day, we were glad to see so many people embracing the local event. this year, aside from the monthly theme, second sunday on main will also be featuring a lineup of local chefs, for food and wine tasting. these will be held at the falling wall condos on 1417 main street at 230pm. schedule is here.

hope to catch some of you at the next one on july 10!


7 thoughts on “Second Sunday on Main

  1. Beautiful photos! This post makes me miss Cincy and my former stomping grounds even more… please tell me you’ve tried the chocolate croissant at Shadeau already!

    1. thank you mia! more shops are opening on main too! soon it’ll be bustling like vine st 🙂 i don’t think i have tried their chocolate croissants yet (if maybe not at your place)! they’re always closed by the time we get down there 😦

  2. anne, your images are eye candy to me! not only that, but you captured the sense of time and place and energy and community in them. beautiful beautiful! beautiful!

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