Special wines and chocolates are purchased and approximately 25 downtown businesses kick-off the holiday season during this extravagant festival. Participants receive a Main Street Hanford wine glass and sample from the list of over 50 wines and delectable chocolates. Many of the shops use this event as a Holiday Open House with delicious hors d’oeuvres and unique added touches like live music and photo booths.
Small Business Saturday will be held on Saturday, November 25th in downtown Hanford! Small Business Saturday is a day to celebrate the small businesses that help support your community and is held every year the Saturday after Thanksgiving! You can support independent businesses by shopping and dining in downtown Hanford on Saturday, November 25th! To have a little fun (as if shopping wasn't fun enough) we have added a SELFIE CONTEST! Visit downtown Hanford on Small Business Saturday and take a selfie at your favorite business. Post it to our Facebook page with the hashtag, #shopsmall and the photo with the most Likes will recieve gift certificates to various downtown businesses! #supportdowntownhanford #shopsmall
Witches Night Out is BACK! A spooktacular ladies shopping night out held Friday, October 20th, 2017 from 6-9 p.m. Grab your friends, put on your fanciest witches hat and join us for this spellbinding event. Tickets are $20 and will go on sale October 2nd at Castaways Consignments, Fatte Albert's Pizza Co., Hanford Antique Emporium, Lush Fine Wines, and Main Street Hanford! There are limited tickets available so make sure you get yours FAST! We have some exciting tricks and treats in store for you witches so grab your broomsticks and get ready for a wild ride! Thank you to our sponsors Family Healthcare Network; Griswold, LaSalle, Cobb, Dowd & Gin; and The Sentinel.
The Moon Festival is from Noon to 5 pm in China Alley, downtown Hanford at Seventh St. and Green St. Celebrate the completion of the harvest, held the first Saturday in October, when the moon is full. Hanford’s celebration includes tours of the historic Taoist Temple, live entertainment, moon cakes and traditional Chinese food and a tea garden. Entertainment is from 2pm to 4pm and includes Cal Poly's Chinese Lion Dancers, Fresno Gumyo Taiko drum line and Hanford Bonsai Society display of miniature trees. This popular event is co-sponsored by the Taoist Temple and Main Street Hanford.
Thursday Night Market Place kicks off at 5:30 pm with live music by Cadillac Cowboys!
Thank you to our Sponsor for the night, The Sequoia Inn!
Purchase tickets here... https://www.eventbrite.com/e/art-in-the-park-paint-party-tickets-33445283744
Leprechauns looking for fun will want to join in the festivities on St. Patrick’s Day from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. in downtown Hanford. This event will include a microbrew tasting at 20+ downtown businesses, traditional Irish music, shopping and fun. Remember to wear green for the event!!
HELP US TRANSFORM DOWNTOWN HANFORD!!!
Main Street Hanford, as a certified Main Street program through the National Main Street organization will continue our work towards “The Refreshed Main Street Approach”. The primary focus will be on outcomes, as opposed to process.
We want you to be part of this “Refreshed Main Street Hanford” process. We invite you to join us. We will be holding our second "Community Transformation" meeting on Monday, January 23rd at 5:30 p.m. in the City of Hanford Training Room 319 N. Douty Street. All members of the community interested in assisting with the transforming downtown into something great are encouraged to attend.
For additional information contact Main Street Hanford at (559) 582-9457
Special wines and chocolates are purchased throughout the year and approximately 25 downtown businesses kick-off the holiday season during this extravagant festival. Participants receive a Main Street Hanford wine glass and sample from the list of over 50 wines and delectable chocolates. Many of the shops use this event as a Holiday Open House with delicious hors d’oeuvres and unique added touches like live music and photo booths.
The blues are alive and well in downtown Hanford and this special event boasts live blues entertainers from 5:30 to 10:00 pm in Civic Park. Enjoy the music, dance under the harvest moon and dine under the stars at this admission free event.
Music by Glen Delpit and the Subterraneans, Square One and headlining this event is Laura Rain and the Ceasars from Detroit Michigan.