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30th Anniversary Street Festival, Car Show & Chili Cook Off to be held Saturday, July 16 in downtown Hollister

This year, we are excited to celebrate the 30th year of our Street Festival in Downtown Hollister! The Street Festival began as a giant sidewalk sale and featured free watermelon for attendees. For the last 25 years it has featured a very popular car show. Each year, over 200 beautiful cars and trucks descend on downtown [...]

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Watching Our Downtown Shift and Grow

Watching our downtown shift and growIt is truly amazing to witness the evolution of Downtown Hollister over the past 30 years. When I moved here in 1986, you could satisfy just about any need in our downtown. JC Penney, Fords Dept. Store, Dick Bruhn’s and Schipper’s Clothing were anchor tenants and clothing providers for the entire community. Smaller [...]

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July 4th Kiddie Parade and Community Fireworks Display

4th of July Kiddie Parade:The annual 4th of July Kiddie Parade will begin held on July 4th at 10 a.m. The parade will start at the commuter parking lot at the Veterans Memorial Park on Memorial Drive at 10:00 a.m. and proceed north on Memorial Drive to Marguerite Maze Middle School where a short [...]

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Work on San Benito Street - Week of June 6th, 2016

The City of Hollister Public Works Department will be doing mid-block curb revisions the week of June 6th on the east side of San Benito Street between Fourth and Fifth Streets (near Cheap Seats) and on the block between Seventh and South Streets (near Bella Mia Salon).The curb section that intersects with the mid-block crossing [...]

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Participating Wineries/Breweries/Sake and downtown locations for the 2016 Downtown Wine & Beer Stroll

2016 Downtown Wine & Beer Stroll - Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 1:00 pm - 5:00 pmParticipating Wineries: DeRose Winery, Wild Eye Winery, Calera Wine Company, Alicats Winery, Graveyard Vineyards, Fortino Winery, Puma Road Winery/Pessango Winery, Casa de Fruta, Guglielmo Winery, Pietra Santa Winery, Tank House Winery and Aimee June Winery.Participating Breweries: Firestone Walker, Golden [...]

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San Benito Olive Festival - Special Ticket Pricing For Our Members!

The San Benito Olive Festival is extending special pricing to our members.  We have tickets available at our office.

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Downtown Re-striping Project Information

This is the information for the downtown re-striping project.  Specific questions can be directed to Jeff Hall at 831-902-8764.

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Plant Sale & Garden Expo 2016

The Hollister Downtown Association (HDA) invites you to the 4th Annual Downtown Plant Sale & Garden Expo to be held on the corner of Fourth and San Benito Streets on April 16, 2016.  Trial grown plants will be available for purchase as a fundraiser for the Hollister Downtown Association, a non-profit organization, to fund our hanging planter program. There [...]

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30th Anniversary Street Festival, Car Show & Chili Cook Off to be held Saturday, July 16 in downtown Hollister

Ron and Car Owner Joanne Berti, 2015 Best of Show Winner, in front of her 1932 Ford Sedan.This July 16, the Street Festival in Downtown Hollister will celebrate 30 years. We are so grateful to all those who have volunteered and participated in making this our first signature event in our beautiful downtown and helped [...]

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Considering membership? Here are some FAQs

The Hollister Downtown Association is a non profit community based organization. As a Main Street Program City, the continued revitalization of our historic downtown is important. We work hard to create a vital downtown district through beautification programs and community events. FAQs:Q:  My business is not downtown, can I still be a member?  A:  Absolutely! [...]

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  • 514 Monterey Street
  • Hollister, CA 95023
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