Labor Day update 8.31.17

Dear Friends of the Revival,
You are receiving this message because you have participated in the Artisans Revival, are interested in the movement, or are simply blown away by what has been happening on Inn Street and want to know more!
Even so, if you would like to be removed from this master mailing list, then please reply with ‘Remove’ in the subject line. Thank you.
In this update you will find details on the following;
* Labor Day Show Approved – Few Spaces Still Available
* New Vendors for Labor Day Show
* Details on Labor Day Show/Set Up
* Details on Revival Benefit Projects Launch
* Dan Searl – Saturday Street Performance/art exhibit
Is this freaking exciting or what?
We are going to be exhibiting artisans on Inn Street alongside ten thousand Riverfest Giant fans!
I don’t know about anyone else, but, …..I’m feelin it.
If you do not know what’s going down on Inn Street these days I’d 1). check your pulse and see if your still alive, or 2). Pay closer attention
Let’s start first with the Inn Street Artisans Labor Day Market Show approval.
Yes…. We did it!
Sorry for the delay. I have been out of sorts getting this all finalized these past two days. And I still wasn’tabsolutely sure until this morning. We practically pulled this one out of thin air!
City council, if you haven’t heard by now, voted for approval after being green lighted by the License and Permits Committee, anchored by Councilor Bruce Vogel. All sign offs by Police, Fire and DPW have been made. Insurance purchased and we are ready to rock with the giants!!!!
Special thanks to city councilor Bruce Vogel for sticking his neck out for me and the artisans, and all the support of the license and permits committee (Councilor Devlin, Earls, and Eigerman). Honorable mention to city clerk ( and artist) Richard Jones, Craig Holt (License Commission Chairman), Kate Quill (Paige Insurance), Lynn Varney (Assistant to the License Commission), Claudia Harris (Letter of Recommendation/Proprietor of Elephant Trunk), and everyone that had a hand in pulling this event off with such short notice and propelling the Artisans Revival to new and higher ground!
Upward and Onward….
The Revival will be featuring some of its local favorites, Amy’s Creations, Third Shift Fabrications, Plum Islander Art, Gerri Maffris, Steve Purlmutter Photography, Beachscapes, Winchester Chinese School Calligraphy, yours truly the Spirit of Newburyport and more! I also heard through the Revival grapevine that we will also be introducing some new vendors to the movement like, Sac A Main’s leather and upholstered bags, Frothinghams floral arrangements and Stained Glass by Kristine!
There are still a couple select spaces available so if you have been on the fence with this one now’s the time to make it happen!
Stay tuned the Artisans Revival facebook page for a full listing, more information and updates throughout the weekend!
Inn Street Artisans Revival – Facebook
Basic details for vendors regarding the Labor Day show
Hours will be 9 am to 6 Pm Saturday, Sunday (Rain or shine) andMonday.
Set up will be 5-7PM Friday, Saturday and Sunday Night,
and 7-9am Saturday, Sunday and Monday Morning.
Please arrive via the Green Street parking lot alongside the Inn Street curb for unloading and loading.
Payment; $100.00 a day suggested donation
$250.00 all three days
**** As long as there is space all vendors are invited as long as they meet Revival criteria and there is room, REGARDLESS OF ABILITY TO MAKE SUGGESTED DONATION.
Donated fees will then be split 50-50 between the two Gofundme Revival Projects listed below. 
Please make checks payable to John Brown on day of set up.
If you have any questions at all regarding these details, please contact me directly.
Please support the Artisans ‘Revival Projects’.
Please read all information in links as there is a lot ; )
These benefits are being done in the spirit of giving back to the artisans and community.
All collected donated fees from the artisans will go to the benefit funds.
If anyone has any specific questions on these fundraisers (especially the artisans market fund seeing it is still under construction), please contact me directly.
Launch date; 9.2.17
Inn Street Artisans Labor Day Market Show
Titus Blade Steele
Artisans Market (Still Under Construction)
I will have more local “Revival News” in a Labor Day Update Part 2tomorrow.
Please don’t hesitate to contact me with any questions at all!
Best Regards,

John William Brown
Spirit of Newburyport
42B Federal Street
Newburyport, MA 01950

Yankee Homecoming Inn Street
Artisans Revival Coordinator

Yankee Homecoming Inn Street Artisans Revival

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