October Second Sunday on Main: Harvest Fest

Historic Over-the-Rhine’s eclectic neighborhood street festival returns October 14th from 12-5pm.  In addition to amazing local goods vendors, activities for the whole family, fantastic food vendors, and an outdoor beer garden, Second Sunday on Main is pulling out all the stops for our final SSOM of the year!

Check out the special activities happening during Harvest […]

Merchants on Main Specials in October

Some of our Merchants on Main will host special activities during our last Second Sunday on Main event of the year. Check it out!

Steam Whistle Press  & Southpaw Prints
1342 Main Street / 1334 Main Street

Come watch us work and support your local printmakers!  This Second Sunday, Southpaw Prints and Steam Whistle Letterpress have something very […]

September Second Sunday Merchant Spotlight

Last month we highlighted three of our merchants on Main: streetpops, Static Age, and Atomic Number Ten. This month we look at three more merchants.

All photos by Emily Maxwell

The Spotted Magpie (1420 Main Street)
Funky vintage, repurposed goods, and original works 

Couture Couture Boutique (1315 Main Street)
Contemporary Women’s Clothing Boutique 

Smartfish Studio & Sustainable Supply (1301 Main Street)
A design and art supply […]

August Second Sunday on Main Merchant Spotlight

We love shining the spotlight on our vendors, but we can’t forget about our merchants! Our vendors may come back every Second Sunday, but you can find our merchants every day of the week along Main Street. Let’s take a closer look at just a few of the businesses located on Main.

All photos by Emily […]

Food Trucks, Celebrity Chef Series, and More at Second Sunday

Second Sunday on Main loves food. Whether it’s a grab-and-go sammich from a local food truck or full-blown brunch served at one of the restaurants on Main, we have food for just about any palate.

Food Trucks 

Several food trucks will be lined up along the street with everything from burgers and sandwiches from Cafe de Wheels and […]

July Second Sunday on Main Wrap Up

Hundreds of people came out for Second Sunday on Main’s “Music on Main” event. This year we invited local street performers to bring all types of music to Main Street. We were also honored to host choirs from the World Choir Games to perform a special Friendship Concert at our Second Sunday on Main Stage.

Thank you to […]

June Second Sunday on Main Wrap Up

Thanks to all the amazing vendors, artists, and merchants for kicking off the Second Sunday in a BIG way! Check out some of the photos from our first SSOM of the year. For more photos, visit our Facebook page (and don’t forget to “like” us!). Thanks to Jymi from Art Beyond Boundaries for all the great […]

Food and Drinks at Second Sunday

Second Sunday isn’t complete without tasty food and drinks from our Merchants on Main and our fabulous food and drink vendors. Of course, we’re also pretty excited about the return of the Christian Moerlein biergarten! Beer will be served by 85 Broads, our beer ambassadors for June.

Food Specials for Second Sunday on […]

Holiday Stroll & Shop Vendors

We’re welcoming back our Second Sunday vendors the annual Holiday Stroll & Shop.  You can find them at 3 separate Mini Craft Markets on Main. 11am-6pm.

1301 Main Street

Nice Lady Jewelry

Imagine Gnats

Screen Queen

Something Different Designs

ETC Mobile Gallery

City Roots

I Love Life, I Love You

1329 Main Street

Infusion of Styles

Anthony Stollings

The Flying Cat

Bold Soldiers Ministry

Nomad 3176

Never Enough Jewelry

MOTR PUB- 1345 Main Street

Yelp

holiday stroll & […]

Easy lightbox for product photography

If you’re an independent merchant or a crafter interested in increasing online sales, good product photography is a must. Here’s an easy (and cheap!) do-it-yourself lightbox that makes it a snap to take great product shots:

(Re-posted with permission from TheStyleSample.com)

I decided to try my hand at building my own bootleg lightbox. It was pretty simple, […]