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Share The Most Love: A Note from The Bearded Monk

Share The Most Love: A Note from The Bearded Monk

Our quest to Share the Love continues with a heartfelt note from DMSA member and local bearded, brewery wizard, Ben Esley of the Bearded Monk. Join us as Ben discusses the importance of sharing your love for local business with others, and how it benefits the businesses you love to support. Let's dig in.

Checking In with Salted Sanctuary Soap

Checking In with Salted Sanctuary Soap

We wanted to take a moment and share some of the experiences from our Main Street members. We’re continuing this series with soapy retailer, Kimberly Bien, owner and maker at Salted Sanctuary Soap.


An Interview with Palm Tree Boutique

An Interview with Palm Tree Boutique

Like many organizations, we’ve been working hard to stay connected with our community and support our small businesses however possible, now more than ever in the wake of COVID-19. Our creative businesses have made adjustments to help customers still shop local safely and conveniently. We wanted to take a moment and share some of the experiences from our Main Street members. We’re starting this series with long-time member and on-the-square retailer, The Palm Tree Boutique. Join us as we sit down with Colin Grunewald, owner and manager of the...


Recap: DMSA Virtual Sip & Shop

Recap: DMSA Virtual Sip & Shop

Check out our Virtual Sip & Shop! We had such a great time reconnecting with some of our Downtown Denton businesses. Enjoy appearances from Rose & Thorn Clothing Co., La Di Da, A Creative Art Studio, and Denton County Brewing Company.


A Message from the President

A Message from the President

As our nation, and world, are experiencing an unprecedented time with the COVID-19 Pandemic, we are all finding ourselves having to adapt daily. This past week and a half have been challenging and for those of you in the service business, it’s been exhausting.  There is a lot of information coming to us from many different directions and it’s hard to know where to start…..

We are so proud of our downtown businesses who are stepping up and still serving the community and their customers in new, creative ways to keep people who need food services,...