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Eastown first among four districts to host shop hops

Uptown businesses organize to host shop hops at four different districts during the month of June.
Blue Molly performs in front of Kava House in Eastown

Blue Molly performs in front of Kava House in Eastown /Courtesy of Neighborhood Ventures

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Future dates and districts

June 12 - Wealthy Street 5-9 p.m.

June 19 - East Fulton 5-9 p.m.

June 26 - East Hills 5-9 p.m.


Crowds gather in front of the ICCF in East Hills

Crowds gather in front of the ICCF in East Hills /Courtesy of Neighborhood Ventures

On each Thursday during the month of June, one of four Uptown business districts will host Eat.Shop.Rock., a shop hop including live entertainment and family friendly activities. 

On Thursday, June 5 from 5-9 p.m. the first of the four dates will take place in Eastown. Vox Vidorra (Molly Bouwsma Shultz) will perform in the Hub lot from 7-9 p.m. Visitors are encouraged to bring lawn chairs. 

Other performances will take place at various venues inlcuding:

  • 5-6 p.m.: Pay Hickey & Friends at Spirit Dreams
  • 6-7 p.m.: B-Side Growlers at Spirit Dreams
  • 5-8 p.m.: Live Jazz with Steve Talaga at Billy's Lounge
  • Live Piano Music by Christopher Feldt at Flashlight Alley
  • 10 p.m.: Vinyl Thursday afterparty at Harmony Brewing

Particpating businesses offering discounts and specials include:

Sip Organic Juice Bar
10% off all retail items. Double loyalty points. New menu items sampling. Ppen house and art sale for artist Zachary Snellenberger.

Billy's Lounge
Live jazz from 5-8 p.m. with Steve Talaga. Happy Hour specials: $1.50 drinks and domestic beers and a special tapping of Founders KBS keg at 6 p.m.  

Spirit Dreams
Celebrating 20 years in business - 20% off all purchases over $20. From 5 to 9 p.m. Reb Roberts and his art, "a well known American folk artist man."  

Foot Outfitters
A drawing for free pair of Birkenstocks, free Birkenstock gift, meet the Birkenstock rep, wine tasting and cheese sampling.

Eastown Veterinary Clinic
Live music. Customer appreciation day.

Connie's Cakes
Partnering with Blu House Properties - Cupcake decorating for the kids in the Hub Lot.

Terra GR Restaurant
Receive a discount when you present your receipt from another Eastown business.

Kava House
Drink specials.

Harmony Brewing Company
$10 pitchers.

Kitten Flower Boutique $10 off piercings, plus a Kitten Flower Button.

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