THERE’S ALWAYS SOMETHING HAPPENING IN STUART

With undeniable charm and history around every corner, it’s no surprise Stuart was voted America’s Most Beautiful City!

Come downtown for a unique experience with over 50 locally-owned shops, restaurants, galleries, indoor and outdoor entertainment, the historic Lyric Theatre, the Riverwalk Stage, and a charming Old Florida atmosphere. Stuart Main Street and the Downtown Business association of Stuart work together to create a vibrant, sustainable, successful historic downtown. As an active supporter of a vibrant downtown, your sponsorship gives your business a Shop, Dine, Entertain. Prominent position in front of downtown businesses, visitors and residents.

STUART MAIN STREET SPONSORSHIP

There’s Always Something Happening in Stuart…With undeniable charm and history around every corner, it’s no surprise Stuart was voted America’s Most Beautiful City! Come downtown for a unique experience with over 50 locally-owned shops, restaurants, galleries,indoor and outdoor entertainment, the historic Lyric Theatre, the Riverwalk Stage, and a charming Old Florida atmosphere.

Stuart Main Street and the Downtown Business Association of Stuart work together to create a vibrant, sustainable, successful historic downtown. As an active supporter of a vibrant downtown, your sponsorship gives your business a Shop, Dine , Entertain prominent position in front of downtown
businesses, visitors and residents.Your partnership helps us to:

  • Build a strong Downtown for Stuart and Martin County.
  • Invest in local businesses, creating jobs, and helping to build a sustainable economy in the community.
  • Preserve Stuart’s Old Florida charm and historic character and promote a positive quality of life.


As a Downtown partner, 100-percent of your contribution is reinvested in the local community to:

  • Promote Downtown Stuart as a retail, dining, entertainment, and tourist destination.
  • Improve downtown parking and signage, street design, and holiday décor.
  • Increase residency and market Downtown Stuart as a regional and national destination.
  • Host over 50 events a year and run successful marketing campaigns including the award-winning Shop Local | Shop Smart program.
  • Respond to the needs of Downtown businesses and the larger community with new opportunities.

Bringing Downtown Stuart to life year round. With your help, Stuart Main Street and the Downtown Business Association of Stuart host dozens of downtown events attracting thousands of visitors to Downtown Stuart.

  • Rock’n’ Riverwalk—Thousands of music lovers come out weekly for rock, blues, country, R & B, reggae and more on the waterfront every Sunday year round.
  • Spring & Fall Craft Shows— Thousands of attendees return every year as over a hundred professional craft vendors line Osceola Street in October and April.
  • Hobgoblins on Main Street—Downtown Stuart’s Halloween festival for all ages, featuring the annual Hobgoblin Parade and Trick or Treating
    with our downtown merchants. The Saturday before Halloween.
  • Stuart Stroll—The Downtown Stuart bi-annual Open House. Includes a chance to win a $100 Downtown Shopping Spree. Held every March
    and November.
  • Shop-a-Palooza—The Downtown Sidewalk Sale. Held in April and November every year.
  • Christmas on Main Street—Downtown Stuart’s annual Tree Lighting festival held the Friday after Thanksgiving.
  • The Stuart Art Festival—Thousands return to Downtown Stuart every year for this juried art show on Osceola Street. The 4th weekend in February.