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Ask Eddie: Tell us about the Downtown Culinary District

Q: What is the Downtown Culinary District and what is its purpose? A: Downtown Harrisonburg and the surrounding County have a rich and diverse agriculture and food-related heritage, culture, and economy. Many large food-related businesses, including City Exchange, Wetsel Seed, Cassco Ice, Rocco Feeds, and Shenandoah’s Pride, started in Harrisonburg and made a national impact on … Continue reading

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Meet Kevin!

Hey Harrisonburg!  My name is Kevin Huber and I am the new Organizational Management Intern at Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance. I am senior at James Madison University majoring in Public Policy & Administration and minoring in Economics and Music Industry. I have worked at several jobs, ranging from retail sales, coaching tennis, and even teaching skiing/snowboarding at Massanutten. … Continue reading

Design Downtown 2014 Now Accepting Entries!
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Design Downtown 2014 Now Accepting Entries!

It’s that time again – Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance and its Promotions Committee are now welcoming entries to the Design Downtown 2014 contest! The annual Design Downtown art contest is focused on showcasing the work of local artists that celebrates the positive growth and changes of our historic district and illustrates the spirit of downtown Harrisonburg. One … Continue reading

Ask Eddie: New Year, New Developments for HDR
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Ask Eddie: New Year, New Developments for HDR

Q: After 10 years of revitalizing downtown Harrisonburg, are there any new organizational developments for HDR? A: During HDR’s founding, a brand was developed to promote the organization and the downtown district. Our visual identity has been effective for a decade, but the time has come to update our image to better reflect the current … Continue reading