The 49th Street South Business Association
3rd Annual SoStudio Tour - 2013!
SoStudio Preview - Friday, May 3, from 6 to 9pm.
The 49th Street South Business Association (So49) and the Gulfport Merchants Association (GMA) present a preview of SoStudio Tour's artists on Friday, May 3, from 6 to 9pm.
Each artist on the tour will be represented.
The preview is at The Gulfport Arts Center, a City of Imagination project, at 2726 54th Street South in Gulfport.
SoStudio Tour will be Saturday, May 25, and Sunday May 26. For more information about the SoStudio Tour please visit www.So49.org.
SoStudio Tour 2013, May 25, 1-7pm & 26, 1-4pm
The South 49th Street South Business Association and the Gulfport Merchant’s Association is pleased to announce the third annual SoStudio Tour on Saturday, May 25, from 1 to 7 p.m. and Sunday, May 26, 1-4 pm.
Art studios, local galleries and artists have collaborated to create a unique art experience.
Visit working art studios, observe art demos in community spaces and enjoy “meet the artist” receptions at various galleries throughout our community.
To participate in SoStudio 2013, pick up your tour guide at Domain Home Accessories (3129 Beach Blvd), The Longouse (2309 49th Street South), the Gulfport Arts Center (2627 54th Street South, hosted by City of Imagination).
Tour guides, which serve as tickets are $10.
So49.Org donates $5,000 to All Children’s Hospital
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Rick Smith
The 49th Street South Business Association, also known as So49.org, has donated $5,000 to All Children's Hospital, the money culled from the organization's highly successful Tangerine Blues Fest. So49.org, consisting of independent businesses along 49th Street South in Gulfport/St. Petersburg, more than quadrupled its donation from $1,200 in 2010.
Pictured left to right: Walter Dill (So49 Secretary) Jeri Reed (So49 President) Stephanie Hall (Director, ACH Foundation) and Rick Smith (So49 Treasurer)
Remember that drivers of 18,000 vehicles a day passing our homes and businesses see So49-branded banners, seasonal displays, and weekend events encouraging stopping, shopping, and clicking on our website, www.So49.org, which can provide links to your business website.
Thank you to all of our sponsors for their contributions to help make the Tangerine Blues Fest a success!
Would you enjoy being a volunteer at the 4th Annual Tangerine Blues Fest?
Have fun, help a good cause (All Children's Hospital), and hear some great Blues music!
Contact So49 for more details.
So49 Mission Statement
The Association seeks to unite, enhance, and promote the 49th Street South business corridor and embedded residential communities. Using sustainable strategies, we seek to achieve a district regionally recognized for vibrancy, special goods and services, safety and entrepreneurial opportunity. Membership is open to all as we believe that we can accomplish collectively that which we cannot do individually.