For Immediate Release (Jul 17, 2013)

Pittsfield, MA – The public is invited to the annual Discover Tyler Street Fair Saturday July 27th, all along Tyler Street in Pittsfield from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Come discover the unique and diverse Tyler Street businesses and enjoy live music and entertainment on the city stage including The Rock Hounds, Magician Johnny Mystic, Bill Swindlehurst, Mountain Breeze and Resident Frequency at the beer tent. Kids activities include the bounce house sponsored by Pittsfield Co-Op Bank, face painting, coloring contest and a surprise at Fin & Feather, macaroni jewelry making with Price Chopper and airbrushed tattoos sponsored by Greylock Federal Credit Union.

Take a chance to ‘dunk’ a Pittsfield Suns player in the dunk tank sponsored by the Tyler Street Car Wash.  Sample BOGO egg rolls from Panda Garden, delicious Latin food from La Fogatta and Lucia’s Latin Kitchen, paninis and crepes from Hot Tomatoes, tacos from Hot Harry’s, Grampie’s Hot Dogs, micro-brews and wine at the beer tent and 40 flavors of ice cream and smoothies at the Dairy Cone.

Get a massage from Berkshire Massage Therapy. Check out the latest hairstyles for men and women at Castoldi’s, Patti’s Hair Port and, the newest barber shop on Tyler Street, Chewy’s Barber Shop. Enter to win raffle prizes at Pretty Paws, Tyler Street Car Wash and Marcella Building.

Check the specials savings at Pittsfield’s newest and largest liquor store, Berkshire Wine & Liquors, and Christines Home Furnishings for furniture and works from local artists. “Ask the Builder” at the Marcella Building Tent to discuss your next home renovation or building project. Enjoy arts and crafts from local vendors. Shop at Goodwill’s gigantic ‘Christmas in July’ Tag Sale for housewares, clothing and holiday decorations – where shopping is more than a good deal, it’s a good deed.

Organizations such as Berkshire Health Systems, the Red Cross, Goodwill, Habitat for Humanity and Springside Now will be at the fair, providing information on their community services.

Get all the info on the street fair at  TylerStreetPittsfield.com/discovertyler/ or facebook.com/DiscoverTylerStreet  .

About Discover Tyler Street
Discover Tyler Street is an annual event hosted by the Tyler Street Business Group and the Morningside Initiative, and supported by the City of Pittsfield and Discover Pittsfield.  The Tyler Street Business Group is a group of business owners, Tyler Street property owners, residents, cultural and non-profit organizations joining forces to increase economic activity through promoting Tyler Street as a great place to do business, obtain professional services, shop, dine, work, live, attend events, and enjoy recreational activities.

Learn more about the Tyler Street Business Group at www.tylerstreetpittsfield.com .
Contact: Diane Marcella, (413) 448 6257, tylerstreet01201@gmail.com

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