Citywalk News for May 2015

We are eager and excited to welcome the sunshine and flowers of spring. Along with sunshine and flowers, the spring also has some exciting events in store for CityWalk. New businesses are opening and existing businesses are sprucing up for the months ahead. Be prepared to see a livelier CityWalk.

The months of planning and anticipation of Springfest is nearly here. Many of us were looking forward to our annual Streetfest in the fall. Well, it was decided that Streetfest 2014, will take place on May 9, 2015. Springfest goers will have the opportunity to enjoy great food by local vendors and the sounds of terrific music performed throughout the afternoon and into the evening. There will also be artisans and crafters for those shoppers who want to splurge a bit. Of course, we couldn’t forget the kids! There will be many booths and activities for kids of all ages. Just like Streetfest in the fall, Springfest will have a variety of food, music, artisans, and activities. Come out and celebrate with family, friends, and neighbors. Want to pick up your Springfest t-shirt before the festival? Springfest t-shirts can be purchased at the “I Love Ferguson” store. Stop in and get your shirt.

Have you noticed the new businesses that have opened on CityWalk? CityWalk welcomes Montrey’s Cigar Lounge and J & C BBQ and Blues Restaurant. With the beautiful outdoor weather upon us, Montrey’s Cigar Lounge has a spacious outdoor seating area. Whether you want to relax and unwind at the end of the work day or meet socially with friends, Montrey’s Cigar Lounge is a great place to meet locally. Congratulations goes out to Jerome and Cathy Jenkins. In addition to Cathy’s Kitchen, checkout J & C BBQ and Blues Restaurant. With a unique flare for BBQ as only J & C and do it, patrons are also treated to live entertainment. For a new experience with friends and/or family, stop by either of these new locations on CityWalk.

Spring is the time of year for blooms and blossoms. As the colors change and new life emerges, we see all the wonderful possibilities that spring has in store for us. Many businesses are beginning their spring clean-up from the winter months. Grass trimmings, spring plantings, and other landscaping all contribute to a beautiful CityWalk. Businesses are working diligently to make your experience on CityWalk pleasing and inviting. As you begin to partake in the wonderful outdoor spring weather, we hope that you take time to explore all the businesses and services that are offered on CityWalk.

CityWalk would like to congratulate the newest members of City Council. We look forward to working with the Council on initiatives that help promote CityWalk and support the Ferguson community. CityWalk would like to thank Bob McCarty with Painted Effects for his many years of service as the news contributor of the FSBD. Bob is not leaving us by no means; however, he has decided to work more closely on other projects that impact CityWalk. Once again, thank you for your years of dedication.


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