Laurens Christmas Parade
The City of Laurens Christmas Parade is held the first Saturday of December at 5PM. The parade is a night time event, so all entries must have lights of some kind. The early Deadline is Nov. 24, 2015 and the fee will be $15, after that, the fee increases to $25.
Main Street Laurens Jump Start Program
The Main Street Jump Start program is a business plan competition in which one, possibly two, applicants will win rental assistance in the amount of $2,500 along with other start up incentives for a total of $5,000. The initial applications are due to the MSL office by June 15, 2015 and the winners will be announced on July 31 during our Finally Friday.
Downtown Laurens Farmers’ Market
June 6-August 29, 8a-12p on the Historic Square
Please contact the MSL office at (864)984-2119 or by email, firstname.lastname@example.org for an application.
Facade Grants for MSL District
These grants are available to both property owners and business owners. The goal of the grant program is to assist in the cost of improvements to the facades of our buildings in the MSL District. These improvements can include any part of the buildings that are visible from the streets or landscaping.
The funds are matching funds, so you spend $1000 and get $500 back.The minimum project is $500. Download the forms here and contact us if you have any questions!