(Red Deer, AB) – The Red Deer Downtown Business Association (DBA) is accepting applications from local artists for Art Alley 2017.
Art Alley is a Downtown beautification initiative that transforms plain alley walls into vibrant, hand-painted murals. Research shows that beautifying an area that regularly attracts negative activity helps create more ownership and interest in a space, thereby reducing unsavoury activity. The project is responsible for nine murals since it began in 2014.
Artists interested in being involved are asked to apply by Friday, April 21, 2017. See the attachedCall to Artistsfor complete application details.
The Downtown Business Association has been operating in Red Deer for over 30 years, serving approximately five-hundred business owners in the Downtown area.Through partnerships and leadership in advocacy and promotion, the DBA is the catalyst for a vibrant and prosperous downtown that istheplace to live, work, play and do business.
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For more information, contact:
Dawn Romanuik Events Coordinator Red Deer Downtown Business Association 403-340-8696
First Parklet performance this Friday
The Red Deer Downtown Business Association (DBA) is pleased to announce the return of the Alexander Way Parklet, with Friday musical performances for the summer season.