Spend the first Friday of every month in Olde Towne Woodstock and enjoy the many restaurants and stores that the area has to offer as the Downtown Merchants stay open late, 6pm-9pm.
Pure Taqueria’s Mohito. Pure will represent Mexico at this evening’s Friday Night Live celebration.
January 7th 6pm to 9pm Friday Night Live “ Main Street World Tour”
For each Friday Night Live theme participating, Downtown Merchants will have activities going on at their stores and throughout the Downtown area related to the theme of the month.
The 2011 Friday Night Live series will get started with scaled down winter version of Friday Night Live, January 7th with “Main Street World Tour.” Participating merchants will represent various countries and locations around the world. This is your chance to travel the world all by simply visiting Downtown Woodstock. Some of the world locations to be represented include Seven Arrows as the Navajo Nation, Pennybag Emporium as France , Pure Taqueria as Mexico , the Right Wing Tavern as Canada , Vingenzo’s as Italy. All the activities during this month’s event will take place in the stores and restaurants due to the cold temps, so no musicians or other activities are slated for the sidewalks around Downtown Woodstock.
Activities For this Event
Seven Arrows will represent the Navajo Nation and feature specials on items made by the Navajo and maybe have some fry bread and Indian tacos to serve. They will have an outside fire pit going during the event.
Pennybag Emporium will feature French items in their store. They will also feature refreshments and a game for kids to play during the event.
Pure Taqueria will represent Mexico during the event.
The Right Wing Tavern will celebrate the January Friday Night Live – Main Street World Tour with their “Oh, Canada !” party, eh!” Their menu will include Prince Edward Island Mussells in a lemon, garlic and Chardonnay Sauce, Winnipeg beef tips, brown sugar Canadian Bacon Chicken and, oh yah, a Maple Walnut Bread Pudding for dessert that everyone will be talking abooot. On the beverage side, they will have Rye & Ginger, King’s Cider, a Manitoba-hattan, and breaking all of the Right Wing Tavern’s strict USA-only beer policy, they will have a surprise Canadian brew for all to enjoy! So, won’tcha join us Friday, eh?
The Cotton Mill Deli will represent Ireland and will be hosting Trivia from 7pm to 9pm.
Vingenzo’s will represent Italy during the event.
The Woodstock Visitors Center at Dean’s Store will be hosting game night, where you can play your favorite board or card game in the historic setting of Dean’s Store. In honor of game night, the Visitors Center will represent Monaco at the event.
Other Downtown merchants taking part in the event include Samson and Delilah antiques, LKT Sports Art, Val’s Happy Shack, Honeybutter, Canyon Burgers, The Magnolia Thomas restaurant, Maxwell’s Cigar Bar.
*This press release is courtesy of Kyle Bennett, Assistant Director of Tourism and Visitors Center Operations Please call 770-924-0406 with any questions.