DJDC Announces Holiday Parade Winners

The Downtown Jamestown Development Corporation announces the winners from The Resource Center and TRC Foundation A Tradition of Caring at Christmas Parade and Holiday Celebration that was held last Friday in downtown Jamestown. There were over 100 groups who participated, with over 200 units in the parade. The following entries received an award. Most Creative […]

New Vendors Fill Winter Market

Although winter is here, the community can still purchase fresh, locally grown produce at the weekly Downtown Jamestown Winter Market every Thursday from 11am-3pm in the Dr. Lillian Vitanza Ney Renaissance Center. Participating farmers have an array of fresh produce that is currently being grown in winter greenhouses. Produce that will be available this week […]

Christmas Season 2012 – Holiday Events for Everyone

Christmas Season 2012 – Holiday Events for Everyone

JAMESTOWN – Every town, village and hamlet in Chautauqua County, and just about every church, school and club will find its own, one-of-a-kind way to celebrate this joyous season. Many of the holiday festivities have been lovingly and brilliantly created to attract as many friends and neighbors as they can to enjoy the beauty and […]

Zumba Coming to Winter Market

The Downtown Jamestown Winter Market opened its inaugural season last week showcasing a dozen vendors including two local farms providing fresh, locally grown produce and local artisans with a plethora of handmade and local products. Zumba will be offered each week through DJDC and Jamestown Community College. Classes will be held November 29 through January […]

The Resource Center and TRC Foundation Sponsor 2012 Christmas Parade

JAMESTOWN – The Resource Center and TRC Foundation has once again teamed up with the Downtown Jamestown Development Corporation to sponsor the 2012 “A Tradition of Caring at Christmas Parade and Holiday Celebration” on Friday, November 30, 2012. “It’s appropriate the TRC Foundation is involved in the Christmas Parade,” said Randy Ordines, TRC Foundation Board […]

Submission Deadline for Jamestown Community Cookbook is Oct. 5

JAMESTOWN – Creating Healthy Places to Live, Work and Play, together with the Downtown Jamestown Farmers Market and DJDC, is compiling recipes to include in the first-ever Jamestown Community Cookbook. “Tell us how you use the fruits and vegetables you buy at the Downtown Jamestown Farmers Market by sharing your favorite recipe(s) with us,” said […]

Famous Fireball Run – Astronaut and Hometown Girl Find Missing Children

“You’ve blown the lid right off !” Fireball Run Adventurally planners told Lee Harkness after their 4-day visit to Jamestown. “Jamestown is way above expectations. We didn’t know anyplace like it existed in the U.S.A.” Lee Harkness, Executive Director of the Downtown Jamestown Development Corporation, was quoting Universal Studios Florida Executive Producer, “JJ” Sanchez, and […]

World’s Largest Live-Action Board Game is an Online Education for Kids

World’s Largest Live-Action Board Game is an Online Education for Kids

FIREBALL RUN Adventurally is part entertainment series, part education, and all fun UNIVERSAL STUDIOS, FLORIDA– The FIREBALL RUN is an 8-day, 14-city, 2,500 mile interactive Adventurally; a life-sized trivia game with real exotic vehicles as the game pieces and America is the game board. Participants ranging from Shuttle Astronaut, Jon McBride; Gallup NM Mayor, Jackie […]

Artists Needed for First ‘Great Jamestown Chalkwalk’

JAMESTOWN – Experience a fantastic day of fun for everyone at the First Great Jamestown ChalkWalk! Jamestown Now, the Downtown Jamestown Development Corporation, and the Arts Council for Chautauqua County are hosting this event on Saturday, Sept. 15 from 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., in downtown Jamestown. Novice or experienced chalk artists will cover Jamestown’s […]