Here are ten great reasons to visit Downtown Harlan in the month of February…
-Bringing Sassy Back!- You all did so much Christmas shopping at Sassy TRASH LLC that they needed an entire month to recover! After a January break, their doors will reopen in February. Stop in to see old friends and new stock!
-Beer and Brain Battle- The Harlan County Beer Company invites you to Trivia Night on Thursday February 2, 2023. Gather the smartest friends you have or the friends who like the same appetizers as you and form a team. The theme is 90s Sitcoms. https://www.facebook.com/events/478327277801637/?ref=newsfeed
-I Scream You Scream- February 4th is Eat Ice Cream for Breakfast Day. Moonbow Tipple Coffee & Sweets is the best place to celebrate. Alongside their more traditional breakfast offerings like muffins, scones, and coffee, they feature premium small batch ice cream flavors! If you’re only going to have ice cream for breakfast one day a year, it has to be Moonbow!
-In Bloom- Valentine’s Day is coming up and you need to plan ahead! Angelia’s Florists and Gifts and Coming Up Roses are ready to take your order. From extravagant rose bouquets to balloons for the kids, your downtown florists can make the day special for everyone you love! Ordering early often times gives you the best pricing and the best shot at getting exactly what you want. Call today!
-Sweet Thoughts- Let someone know you’re having sweet thoughts about them with a Valentine’s treat from Sports Cafe & Catering. They offer chocolate covered strawberries, cupcakes, cookies, brownies, and so much more. Advance ordering is required. Check out the full menu here: https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=710635423926486&set=pb.100049401053445.-2207520000
-Sweetheart Dinner- The Harlan County Beer Company is hosting two opportunities for an impressive four course dinner for two. Purchase tickets for February 10th or February 11th to experience this carefully curated dinner. Check out the menu here: https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=628313875965172&set=gm.1471804199895326&idorvanity=1471800109895735
-Hogwarts Legacy- Your favorite novels are coming to a video game and the celebration is coming to the 606 Gaming Lounge! They are joining with the Harlan County Public Library for an evening of gaming, wand making, Hogwarts photo ops, and wizarding world treats! This event is free and is open to ages 9-18. Space is limited so reserve your spot today! https://www.facebook.com/photo?fbid=1069241624029571&set=a.946867279600340
-Gifts from the Heart- Maybe sweets and flowers aren’t your style. Downtown Harlan offers other opportunities for Valentine’s gifts. Show your school spirit with items from The Shirt Shack Screen Printing. Choose a smart accessory from Sonwood’s. Purchase a gift certificate to Core Fitness 24/7 Health or Harlan Yoga Studio. Pick up supplies for your musician at Sanctuary Sound. Let The Anxious Hippy help you select some Valentine’s magic. Check out what Downtown shops have to offer!
-After Hours- The Portal‘s After Hours Lounge is your spot to watch the game, sing karaoke, and enjoy live music. Keep a watch on The Portal page to see upcoming events and performances.
-Date Night Look- This list has given you some suggestions for date night but what are you going to wear? That’s where Southern Ruckus, My Sister’s Closet, and MOUNTAIN MERCH come in! From casual tees and cardigans to glamorous sequins and satin, you’ll find the perfect outfit for your Valentine’s plans. Go all out with shoes, clothing, bags, and accessories for the occasion.
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