Reach Thousands at Birmingham Winter Markt
Shain Park will come alive with activity during the City of Birmingham's eighth annual Birmingham Winter Markt event on Friday, December 1 through Sunday, December 3. More than 15,000 attendees will enjoy European food and drinks, gift items, holiday greens, crafts, ice carving demonstrations, live reindeer, warming stations, a Kinderhaus children's activity area, the popular Santa Haus, horse-drawn carriage rides and live entertainment.
If you are interested in being a vendor at this event, please complete and submit our
2017 Vendor Pre-Registration form
by Friday, October 6.
The Birmingham Winter Markt Committee has discretion to accept or deny all applicants. You will receive a notification indicating whether or not you are accepted into the event.
Bids Accepted for BSD Retail Consultant
The Birmingham Shopping District (BSD) is accepting sealed bid proposals from qualified professional firms and/or consultants for retail consulting to
represent the BSD in recruiting national and regional retailers and work with them to locate and establish a retail operation within the commercial space in the downtown Birmingham Shopping District. This work must be performed in accordance with the specifications contained in the Request For Proposals (RFP).
The RFP, including the specifications, may be obtained online from the Michigan Inter-governmental Trade Network at
at the Birmingham Shopping District office located at 151 Martin St., Birmingham, Michigan.
The acceptance of any proposal made pursuant to this invitation shall not be binding upon the BSD until an agreement has been executed.
Submitted to MITN: Monday, September 25, 2017
Deadline for Submissions: Friday, October 13, 2017 at 4:00 PM
Interviews: Tentatively Mon, Oct. 23, through Fri, Oct. 27, 2017
Contact Person: BSD Executive Director, Ingrid Tighe
151 Martin Street
Birmingham, MI 48009
Birmingham Welcomes New Businesses
Fox Fit Nutrition
966 East Maple Road
Fox Fit Nutrition, LLC is a holistic health coaching practice that focuses on fitness, nutrition and mindset.
768 North Old Woodward
This family owned
restaurant offers sushi, Thai, and Vietnamese dishes.
bon COOK offers flexible bakeware, tools and custom solutions that are thoughtfully designed to simplify and inspire every cook in any kitchen.
Fresh coffee, cappuccino, tea, cocoa, sandwiches and sweets (including gluten-free and vegan options).
Register Now for Boomer Summit Event
Saturday, October 14, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Join thought leaders from around the nation for an exciting and collaborative event for Boomers and beyond at the Boomer Summit on Saturday, October 14 at the Seaholm High School Auditorium. Registration and a Vendor Showcase begin at 8 a.m. and the program is from 9 a.m. - noon. The morning will kick off with Chuck Gaidica along with Dave Bing, Lomas Brown and national expert on Boomers, Kerry Hannon and others. Enjoy a Vendor Showcase, music, videos, and a raffle for two Delta round trip airline tickets compliments of Departure Travel. The Boomer Summit is presented in partnership with Next, The City of Birmingham, The Baldwin Public Library and the Birmingham Shopping District. $10 tickets are available at the door and online at
. If you would like an opportunity to market to hundreds of Baby Boomers in the Birmingham community, take advantage of the Vendor Showcase to promote your business. Vendor tables are available for $125. Please contact Susan Gwizdz at 248-203-5276 or
to reserve your table.
Send Us Your News & Promotions
The BSD will help promote your store news, events and promotions via social media! Simply e-mail your information to
and we'll help you spread the word via the Birmingham Shopping District Facebook page. Like or follow the Birmingham Shopping District on Facebook and via Twitter and Instagram (@BhamShopping).
Tell Your Employees - Discounts in
Be sure your employees know they're eligible for an Employee Discount Card! The card provides discounts at participating Birmingham stores. Show them the complete list with participating merchants and discount information at
. Thank you to the following businesses that recently joined the Employee Discount Program:
Stem & Stone
122 West Maple
10% off purchase
135 East Maple Road
Catherine Kellie Studios
887 East Maple Road
20% off Business Portrait head shot, $100 off Luxe Boudoir photo session
Sposa Bella Couture
620 North Old Woodward Avenue
5-10% off depending on designer
Perfect Fit Tailors
261 East Maple Road, Suite 7
15% off all services
Birmingham Skin & Hair Aesthetics
751 Chestnut Street, Suite 102
10% off dermal fillers, Botox first time receive 10U free then 10% off thereafter