Wednesday, March 05, 2014

Shop Bellevue This Friday!!

Tyler HIldenbrand mural
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Upcoming Events

Shop Bellevue!
Take Me Out to the Ballgame
Friday, March 7
6 to 9 pm
Win two Reds Opening Day tickets!

Music on the Avenue Recital Series 
Friday evenings at 8 pm
St. John United Church of Christ
520 Fairfield Avenue

March 7   
A quartet of singers from the Cincinnati Fusion Ensemble will perform a variety of songs. 
The concert is free! 

NKY Restoration Weekend
Saturday, March 22
9 am to 5 pm
Gateway Community College Urban Campus
Own or thinking about owning a historic property?  Free workshops, hands-on sessions, and keynote speaker.

Shop Bellevue!
Fashion Show
Friday, April 4
6 to 9 pm
Find your style in Bellevue

3rd Saturday Celebration
Saturday, April 19
11 am to 2 pm
Play our giant game of Bellevue's version of Scrabble to win Bellevue Bucks!

Shop Bellevue!
Hit the Trifecta
Friday, May 2
6 pm to 9 pm
Spend Derby Eve on "The Avenue"!

3rd Saturday Celebration
Bellevue Blossoms Fest
Saturday, May 10
10 am to 5 pm
We're hosting a garden event with vendors to help you prepare your home and gardens blossom with color and beauty.
Please let us know if you want to be a garden related vendor for this event!
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Bellevue Renaissance mission is to enrich lives by providing a unique experience in the historic Fairfield Avenue business district.

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Travel Options
Sure, you can hop in your car to get to Fairfield Avenue, but you may also want to consider walking, riding your bicycle or taking a TANK bus or the Southbank Shuttle.
It's hip, it's green, and you're bound to meet great people along the way.   
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616 Poplar Street
Bellevue, KY 41073

I t ' s   F i r s t   F r i d a y ! 

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Take Me Out to the Ballgame!  

  Complete our Frequent Buyer Card to WIN a pair of  tickets to the Reds Opening Day onMonday, March 31!
Here's how:
Pick up a frequent Buyer Card during Shop Bellevue!  
For every $5 you spend you'll receive a stamp.
You have until Saturday, March 8 at 2 pm to get 9 stamps (spend at least $45).
Submit your completed card to any participating business by 2 pm on March 8 to be entered into the drawing.
To participate you must be at least 18 years of age. 

205     Sigra Gallery 
223     Pretty's   

301     Ball Embroidery & Gifts                    
305     Home Style  

307     The Cozy Cottage          

309     RSVP Services and Lila Elliot Design 

310     Avenue Brew     

312     Splendid Things

313     Bellevue Bistro  

318     Bella on the Avenue

321     Gents   

336     Le Sorelle     

334     Treasure Cellar 
339     Mrs. Teapots Tea Room          

340     Bellevue Dental on the Avenue 
341     The Bellevue Beadery   
343     Pasquale's  

400     Farmhouse Primitives  
401     Purple Monkey 
404     Interior Visions      

406     Twice as Nice Antiques and More         

411     Twisted Sisters Cafe  
420     Schneider's Sweet Shop          
421     Maize Music

500     Joann's Hairstyling

501     501 Salon & Spa

519     The Elusive Cow     

601     Mackey Advisors        

605     The Paper Tiger  
617     A New Look 

705     Bellevue Violins  

707     Field of Vue Art (FoVA)  

712     Virgil's Cafe  
714     Surround by IDC
 This event is generously sponsored by The Cozy Cottage located at 307 Fairfield Avenue! 
NKY Restoration Weekend
NKY Restoration WeekendThe NKY Restoration Weekendreturns! Now in its third year, this full day of free "how-to" restoration and preservation classes will be held at the Gateway Urban Campus located at 525 Scott Street in Covington, KY on March 22, 2014 from 9am - 5pm. The keynote luncheon speaker, Dan Becker from Historic Raleigh North Carolina's Preservation Program, will ignite your interest in historic preservation with his keynote address "Preservation: Crowd-sourcing Community Investment."

Our very own, Curt Heuser from Interior Visions andFarmhouse Primitives will be presenting "The Art of Wood Graining" at 9 am!

The NKY Restoration weekend provides valuable information for all owners of historic properties. Classes and demonstrations include: how to make your historic home and property energy efficient and sustainable, researching your historic home, using the Kentucky homeowner's rehabilitation tax credit, tile maintenance, window restoration, plaster, masonry repair and historic gardens, and many more! The vendor's fair showcases products, craftsman, and contractors with over 20 different vendors represented. 

The NKY Restoration Weekend is free, but reservations are requested and will ensure a seat for the keynote box luncheon. Reservations can be made by visiting
Thank you to Bellevue's RSVP Services for providing the registration service. 

The NKY Restoration Weekend event has been partially funded with a
generous Certified Local Government grant given to the Cities of Bellevue
and Covington from the National Park Service and administered by the
Kentucky Heritage Council.

Banner artwork by Tyler Hildebrand of Hilde's Gallery.
Shop Bellevue! poster design by Mark Kerley of Lucky Rabbit Studio.