News & Events

NEWS

The Grant Park Community Garden is buttoned up for the winter. Check the Garden Facebook page for updates, or send an email to grantparkgarden@gmail.com for more information.

NEW BAKERY HOPING TO OPEN IN SOUTH PERRY DISTRICT
Culture Breads is hoping to open a bakery in South Perry.  Check out their Kickstarter page where they are trying to raise funds.

RECURRING EVENTS IN SOUTH PERRY

THURSDAY MARKET
The Thursday Market (formerly known as the “South Perry Farmer’s Market”) is on a break for the winter.  The market is normally  is held every Thursday afternoon from May to October in The Shop parking lot (and also in the Grant Elementary parking lot during the summer) from 3-7pm. Find out information or apply to be a vendor at Thursdaymarket.org or visit their Facebook page.

 SOUTH PERRY STREET FAIR
The South Perry Street Fair is traditionally held on the third Saturday in July. The date for the 18th Annual Street Fair was Saturday, July 15th, 2017.  Follow the South Perry Street Fair Facebook page for updates throughout the year, and especially in the spring when planning will begin for next year’s Street Fair.

 
FREE outdoor movies at The Shop
Bring your own chair and buy a drink for outdoor movies at The Shop (924 S. Perry), Saturdays at dusk in mid Summer.  Check out their Facebook page for the year’s line-up.
VERY MERRY PERRY
In December, the SPBNA has in the past hosted a Tree Lighting and Carolling. For the last two years, the businesses of South Perry have been coordinating to provide holiday events during the second weekend in December, which has been dubbed “A Very Merry Perry”.  This year’s Very Merry Perry events will be taking place on Saturday, December 9th, 2017.  Check out the Event Page for updated info on the event.