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The Downtown Mount Vernon Merchants invite you to Witches Night Out

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio – The Downtown Mount Vernon Merchants  are excited to announce the Witches Night Out downtown shop hop event on October 12th from 5:00-9:00pm! So grab your ghoul-friends and head downtown for shopping, prizes, and fun!

As part of the event, shoppers will have the opportunity to participate in a selfie challenge to be entered in a prize basket drawing. To enter, shoppers will need to take a selfie in a participating business and tag the business and Experience Mount Vernon when they post it to social media.


– The Blessed Life – 100 E. Ohio Avenue

– Happy Street Bru Werks – 209 S. Gay Street

– Paragraph’s Bookstore – 229 S. Main Street

– Y-Not Cycling & Fitness – 227 S. Main Street

– Happy Bean Coffee Shop – 221 S. Main Street

– Coleman Gallery & Galerie Suite – 218 S. Main Street

– Baxter’s Wine & Whiskey – 212 S. Main Street

– Mount Vernon Apparel – 206 S. Main Street

– Summit Axe Throwing – 14 E. Gambier Street

– Crickets on South Main – 120 S. Main Street

– Williams Flowers and Wine – 16 S. Main Street

– Kudos Art Co-Op – 10 S. Main Street

– Almost Famous Sweets & Sodas – 1 E. High Street

– The Moonlit Soul – 49 Public Square

– Living on the Edge – 1 N. Main Street

– Dancing Bee Market – 3 N. Main Street

– GrindHouse BBQ

Grab a souvenir and support a great cause! Mount Vernon Apparel will be selling one-of-a-kind Witches Night Out souvenir shirts available for purchase online at and will be available for pick-up on October 12th. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to New Directions Domestic Violence.

Looking to show off your Halloween costume a little early? Head over to the Happy Street Brü Werks Open Mic Night from 6-9pm where Almost Famous Sweets & Sodas will be hosting a costume contest. Enjoy some great talent and locally brewed beer while you’re there.

Witches Night Out is an approved DORA (Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area) event from 5:00-9:00pm. Shoppers may purchase beer or wine from any approved Downtown Liquor License Holder and take it to go. $1.00 from each DORA purchase benefits the Knox Substance Abuse Action Team. For more information on Mount Vernon’s DORA, please visit

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