Drum roll please! We are pleased to announce the winner of our annual #ShopSmall Sweepstakes! Pam O'Hearn made her purchase at Gallery & Frame Shop, giving her the winning receipt! Congratulations to our winner this year! Thank you to all who Shopped Small this holiday season!
Drum roll please! We are pleased to announce the winners of this years Glitter Gleam & Glow storefront and planter decorating contest. 1st place storefront display is awarded to @anniescafefdl! Our runners up are @lilliansoffdl & Brick House. We are pleased to extend our Congratulations to @hairllounge for winning the best planter decoration! Thank you all for making our downtown beautiful and full of holiday cheer!
🍷The swag bags are coming together nicely! Thank you to Lillians of Fond du Lac for these strikingly beautiful purple bags and the Hotel Retlaw for the classy wine glasses! 🍷Be sure to read through the informational brochure on the community-wide kickoff of the Green Dot campaign by Fond du Lac Area Women's Fund. #westandupfdl #dontstandby #fdlwinewalk2019 #downtownfdl
Congratulations to Alan Hathaway, of BrownBoots Interactive, Inc., who was the recipient of the 2018 Friend of Downtown Award during the DFP Annual Meeting! Fun was had by all, as you can see from the photobombing Mr. Giles!
Congratulations to the @fdlymca for winning this years Downtown Legacy Award at the DFP Annual Meeting!
Congratulations to Dan and Laurie Baumhardt who were presented three awards for the Brick House during the DFP Annual Meeting! These honors included the Design of the Year, Interior Renovation of the Year and Best New Business Award.
Drum Roll Please! AND THE WINNER IS... Best Restaurant Chili goes to Yummy Bones BBQ Fond du Lac. Best Home-Cooked Chili goes to Knight Barry Title. We had so much fun and we're pretty sure everyone else did, too! Thanks for coming out to the 2019 Downtown Fond du Lac Chili Crawl!
Congratulations to Laura Hynek on winning the Shop Small Sweepstakes! Laura's winning receipt came from @galleryframe where she purchased frames for her family portraits. She’s looking forward to purchasing more frames for her son’s upcoming wedding pictures and stopping at Sal's for some pizza by the slice in celebration of her big win. Pictured (L to R): Julie Balson, owner of Gallery and Frame Shop; winner Laura Hynek; Amy Hansen, executive director of the Downtown Fond du Lac Partnership. Thanks to all who Shopped Small this holiday season and we look forward to continuing to see you throughout the winter and spring!
As part of the Glitter, Gleam, and Glow Storefront Display Contest, we randomly selected 5 lucky people from social media who posted a photo of or with their favorite storefront and the hashtag #winterindowntownfdl. Each winning social media poster won $50 in downtown gift certificates. Congratulations to Lyle Dorn, Robin Gibson, Dale Van Minsel, Maggie Mueller and Marne Osborn! The People's Choice Winner and recipient of $250 for the most social media posts was @ubuntuartspace ! Thank you to everyone who participated by helping brighten and enliven the downtown district this holiday season!