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Reed City Social District

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The social district in downtown Reed City, known as the Recreation and Event Commons, is the perfect summer getaway. Enjoy alcoholic beverages on the sidewalks of Upton Avenue while seeing what our small-town shops have to offer. Come join us!

Social District


The current, Reed City Social District hours will be as followed for 2022:

  • Halloween Block Party | October 29, 2022 | 5pm-8pm

  • Evergreen Festival | November 25, 2022 | 5pm-9pm

  • New Year's Eve Ball Drop | December 31, 2022 | 9pm-12:30am

*Social District hours for the 2023 season will be announced after being approved by City Council on January 2, 2023. 



As part of the social district, patrons ages 21+ can purchase an alcoholic beverage from any of the participating establishments defined on this page, and consume it outdoors on the sidewalk. Please be aware of the following rules so that the social district can continue to be enjoyed safely:

  • Alcoholic beverages cannot be brought into the social district from home or any establishment other than the ones on this page.

  • Alcoholic beverages must be in approved, social district cups that clearly display the Reed City Social District logo as well as the participating establishment's name.

  • Alcoholic beverages can only be consumed on the public sidewalk located within the boundaries. Beverages cannot be consumed in the road, in parking lots, on private property, or in any parks or green spaces. Alcoholic beverages cannot be removed from the boundary area. Note: Social District beverages are allowed in the street provided the street is closed down for any of the major events listed above.

  • You may not enter another dining establishment, or outdoor dining area, with an alcoholic beverage that you have purchased at an approved social district establishment. You may enter a retail store with your alcoholic beverage to shop IF the store owner permits it.

  • Please help keep downtown Reed City clean and dispose of your cups in the proper recycling container!

Participating Establishments

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