NOTE: This event has been postponed. Stay tuned for more details.

Workshop Details:

Date: TBD
Times: 9-9:45 a.m. OR 6:00-6:45 p.m
Join Us Via Zoom!

Is your storefront an irresistible invitation to customers or do you need a couple new ideas? Take this opportunity to refresh and maximize your storefront’s potential to drive your success. This workshop will equip you with new strategies and low-cost ideas to boost your business’ street presence and draw customers back into your business. 12 participants will be selected for grant-funded storefront improvements.

Following the workshop, 12 participants will be selected to have the opportunity to receive free, grant-funded:

  • 1:1 Consultation with The Musicant Group on using your storefront to attract customers + drive revenue
  • A customized storefront improvement plan
  • $1,000 Grant-funded improvements to your storefront this summer
  • Marketing opportunities through the Friendly Storefronts Creative Support Program

Payne Arcade ReBOOT and East Side Neighborhood Development Company have partnered with The Musicant Group to provide this workshop to any business along Payne Avenue around how to activate their store. Participants in the workshop will have an opportunity to be selected for a 1:1 Consultation, grant-funded storefront improvement plan and marketing opportunities through The Musicant Group. This initiative has a focus on businesses operated by People of Color, women, and other marginalized groups.

About The Musicant Group:

The Musicant Group is a local Twin Cities placemaking and activation firm dedicated to creating places where people want to be. Friendly Storefronts Creative Support is based on the placemaking principles, processes and practices that have delivered the best results at 100+
Musicant Group projects and Main Street businesses throughout the Midwest over the last 7 years.

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