2017 Battle of the Burg(er) and the Winner is…

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THE WINNERS AND A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL OF THE PARTICIPATING RESTAURANTS! Judge's Choice   BEST TRADITIONAL (BEEF) BURGER: A TIE!   OLD KEY WEST – “BISTRO OLD KEY WEST BURGER”     THE BURG BAR & GRILL – “WESTERN BAR-B-Q...

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Come OUT St Pete

Come OUT St Pete is Oct 7th-15th! Come OUT St Pete is a Grand Central District Association series of events in collaboration with neighboring districts, cities and other non-profit organizations. These events coincide with National Coming Out Day and are a celebration...

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GCDA Annual Meeting

The Grand Central District Association will hold its Annual Meeting at Hideaway Cafe on Monday, Sept 25th at 6 pm. The agenda includes a review of the past fiscal year and election of new officers. 2017-2018 Proposed Board Slate President – Jon Tallon, Florida Print...

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Creative Clay Offers Workshop with Florida Folk Artist

On Sept, 9, coinciding with Creative Clay’s grand opening of their new location and the Second Saturday ArtWalk, Winter Haven folk artist Don Stone will present two folk art workshops: one from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and one from 2 to 4 p.m. Stone is a frequent exhibitor...

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ST PETERSBURG FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS!

The Waterfront Arts District, Central Arts District, EDGE District, Grand Central District, and the Warehouse Arts District become one arts destination for the St. Petersburg Second Saturday ArtWalk.

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Battle of the Burg(er) 2017

Click here to vote after trying the burgers   Bella Burger (vegetarian) Our breaded portabella burger is topped with Swiss cheese, caramelized red onions, and our made-from-scratch vegan bacon! Served with fresh spinach, tomatoes, and Mandy's Avocado Spread on a...

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Grand Central Pride Gayborhood Guide

Come celebrate Pride in the Grand Central Gayborhood! The parade may have moved but the party continues in Grand Central. Here are some of the activities happening during St Pete Pride.  ...

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Letter from the Executive Director

Dear Friends, It is with a mixture of sadness and excitement that I inform you that I will be transitioning out of the position as Executive Director of the Grand Central District Association to accept a position at the Guardian ad Litem Foundation of Tampa Bay.  As...

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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW!

GCDA OFFICE 2529 Central Avenue (inside the co-working space at Clear Labs) Office Hours: M-F, 9a-5p 727.828.7006 Tawnee Walling, Executive Director/ Main Street Manager Email (mailto:gcda@grandcentraldistrict.org) 2016-2017 GCDA BOARD OF DIRECTORS Jon Tallon,...

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Grand Central Street Improvements

    GCDA OFFICE 2529 Central Avenue (inside the co-working space at Clear Labs) Office Hours: M-F, 9a-5p 727.828.7006 Tawnee Walling, Executive Director/ Main Street Manager Email (mailto:gcda@grandcentraldistrict.org) 2016-2017 GCDA BOARD OF DIRECTORS Jon...

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BUSINESSES OPEN DURING CONSTRUCTION!!!

BUSINESSES OPEN DURING CONSTRUCTION!!! View this email in your browser Dear Friends, The Grand Central District has it's own funky local vibe and that is why we all love it so much. You may have noticed a "little" streetscape project going on in the 2400 and 2500...

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The GCDA is making big moves!

The Grand Central District has been home to many small businesses and residents for many years, and those who've been here for some time, have been lucky enough to witness the insurmountable growth that's happened in such a short period of time. For all of us here at...

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the 2016 Battle of the Burg(er) Winners!

l 2016 WINNERS!!! Vegetarian Entries Celebrity Choice Celebrity Judge:  Laura Mulrooney Craftsman House Read Laura's Review Here! People's Choice 1st Place Community Café 2nd Place Love, Food, Central Meat Entries Celebrity Choice Celebrity Judge:  Arielle Stevenson...

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NEW BOARD MEMBERS ELECTED!

In this issue:   Next Board Meeting:  10/19/16 at 6:00pm, Your New Board, Upcoming Events, GCDA survey, Information on Blanket Trespass and Lights News and updates for Grand Central District business and property owners. GCDA OFFICE 2529 Central Avenue (inside the...

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