Downtown Celebration 

Monday, December 17, 2018                                    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm  La Cantina 911 Waverly Street

It's time to come together and celebrate 2018 - a year full of business and community accomplishments in Downtown Framingham!


Join us for a fun night of building meaningful community connections as you participate in a silent auction and hear from special guests and entertainers. 

Get ready to embark upon a positive 2019 and meet a shared vision for a healthy and vibrant community!

Add to Calendar 12/17/2018 18:00 PM 12/17/2018 21:00 PM America/New_York Downtown Celebration Get inspired to celebrate and forge bravely into 2019 911 Waverly Street Framingham, MA 01702

When:     Monday, December 17, 2018                                     6:00 pm - 9:00 pm 

 2017 Downtown Hero - Nemesio Rosa

2017 Downtown Hero - Nemesio Rosa

Where:    La Cantina, 911 Waverly Street Framingham, MA 01702

  • Sign and facade improvements

  • Business milestones and expansions

  • New businesses

  • Green space enhancements

  • Community events and faith-based missions

  • Achievements in arts and culture

Downtown Framingham, Inc. will host:

  • Guest entertainers

  • A silent auction featuring downtown businesses and experiences, including business tours!

  • Special pre-dinner “sit & schmooze” community programming led by DFI Board Directors and alumni from Leadership MetroWest

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Meal:  includes appetizers, dinner, and dessert (entrees include eggplant parmigiana or roasted chicken).  Meal accommodations are available.  Your electronic payment will be tracked, so there is no need to print your receipt.

Downtown Celebration Citizen Tickets

Bronze Ticket: $45.00 - gloves

Silver Ticket: $70.00 - gloves & lunch tote

Gold Ticket: $95.00 - gloves, lunch tote, website & program recognition

Table of 8 $500.00 - gloves, lunch tote, website promotion, event program, email blast inclusion

>> Want to become a 2019 special DFI Citizen Member?

>> Become a 2019 Annual Business Member here!

Remember - your contribution above $25.00 is tax-deductible. Attendees will be assigned to a themed table honoring our historic downtown buildings!



6:00 pm  Silent Auction, Appetizers, Engagement

6:35 pm Pre-Dinner “Sit & Schmooze”

6:45 pm  Dinner 

7:00 pm  Welcome

7:05 pm  2018 Accomplishments and Stakeholders

7:20 pm  Keynote Speakers

7:40 pm  Distinguished Leaders

8:00 pm  Downtown Hero Award


8:05 pm  Community Experience

8:10 pm  Impacts from Community Partners, 2019 Goals

8:20 pm  Closing Remarks

8:25 pm  Surprise Announcement!


8:45 pm Close Silent Auction