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WHAT IS PLACEMAKING?

"PLACEMAKING IS THE PROCESS OF SHAPING A PLACE,
AND MORE IMPORTANTLY, AN INCLUSIVE AND COLLABORATIVE PROCESS FOR THE COMMUNITY TO SHAPE THAT PLACE."
-JERIN SAGE- DIRECTOR OF PLACEMAKING

HELP US SHAPE A DOWNTOWN FLINT FOR EVERYONE!

#SUPPORT #LOCAL #CREATIVE #COMMUNITY

CALENDAR

May 2024

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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  • Storytime at Applewood
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  • Downtown Stewardship Day/Spring Cleanup 2024
  • Flint Fusion featuring Ebony Qualls
  • Genesee County's Premier Cinco de Mayo Event
  • Flint Fusion Showcase Featuring Ebony Qualls
  • Kentucky Derby Viewing Party
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  • Flint Fusion featuring Ebony Qualls
  • Baby Tours
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  • The Outfit LIVE!
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  • Yoga On Tap
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  • What's in Bloom Garden Tour
  • Buckley Day! Stouts w/Transient Artisan Ales
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  • Ore Dock Brewing Co. Tap Feature
  • 40 Years of Buckham Fine Arts Project: May Artwalk
  • Art Walk
  • Babak @ Queen’s Provisions
  • FLINT UNDERGROUND GALLERY FUNDRAISER @ FLINT ARTWALK MAY 10th
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  • FLINT UNDERGROUND GALLERY FUNDRAISER @ FLINT ARTWALK MAY 10th
  • Pavilion Opening Day at the Flint Farmers' Market
  • Farmers' Market Bloody Mary POP-UP!
  • MAYhem at the Market!
  • Bring Your Lunch & Learn
  • FIA Community Day
  • FIA Community Day
  • Festival of Dance • Flint School of Performing Arts
  • Flint Handmade Yarn Brigade at Queen's Provisions
  • Justin Scanlon Guitar Concert. Saturday, May 11th, 2-4 PM
  • Flint City AFC vs Detroit City FC
  • Dance To The Movies
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  • Festival of Dance • Flint School of Performing Arts
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  • The Outfit LIVE!
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  • Yoga On Tap
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  • STRONG Summit Kick-off!
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  • Adorning the Self: Symbolism and Personal Identity | Kommareddi Lecture Series
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  • Friday Night Fever
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  • Medieval In May
  • Dis Aint No Album Release Party
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  • A Stroll Down Kearsley Street
  • 810 Spring Fashion Show
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  • Downtown Planting Day
  • May 20th - Flint SOUP Community Micro-Grant Dinner (Countywide)
  • The Outfit LIVE!
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  • Yoga On Tap
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  • In The Gardens
  • Midland Brewing Co. Tap Feature
  • The Return of the Thursday Night Party Ride!
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  • Sweetwater Tavern Grand Opening
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  • African Food Truck Pop up with Chef Prej
  • Totem's Poet's & Writer's Open Mic Night
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  • The Outfit LIVE!
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  • Nature & Technology: Allies or Adversaries in Urban Progress? - Guest: Dr. Nadina Galle
  • Yoga On Tap
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  • Arts & Music Show
  • Clerk/Register Clemons Presents: Dancing with the Community Stars

PARKING

ALL BUSINESS IS OPEN!

Downtown Construction will take place on S. Saginaw from March-August 2024 with road closures between Second St. and Kearsley St. Side roads may be affected.

*Parking areas are highlighted in BLUE. 

A

Downtown Flat Lot

125 E Kearsley St.
$5 Flat Rate M-F 6:00am-5:00pm
Free – evenings & weekends

B

Rutherford Parking Garage

125 W Kearsley St.
$5 Flat Rate

C

Riverfront Parking Garage

302 Beach St, Flint, MI 48502
$5 Flat Rate

Metered parking

FREE CURBSIDE PARKING AFTER 5pm & WEEKENDS.

Downtown Saginaw St. (from Flint City Hall north to the Flint River and along side-streets from Buckham Alley to Brush Alley)
276 spaces (on-street parking is closed in construction zones)
Enforced 8 am to 5 pm, M-F (two hour limit)

ADA/HANDICAP SPACES ARE AVAILABLE IN ALL PARKING AREAS, LOTS AND RAMPS.