Tags : Downtown BRZ

Lethbridge BRZ opens Festival Square ice rink

The city has officially opened a new ice skating rink downtown in Festival Square. It is the first of its kinds in the city. City officials announced the new addition last week after hearing from community members about the need for an ice rink. An official with the BRZ says they are happy to open the area […]Read More

Patio program returns to downtown Lethbridge

It may not look like it out there today, but patio season is coming up. The City of Lethbridge is continuing its outdoor patio, parklets and street vending program. The program which began in 2018, received positive feedback from both the business community and customers. A city official says the program adds additional support to […]Read More

Downtown BRZ hosted second mayoral forum on Tuesday evening

For the second night in a row, Lethbridge’s mayoral candidates participated in a mayoral forum. Tuesday’s forum was put on by the Downtown BRZ at the Public Library. Five out of the six candidates were present. Questions were asked by a media panel throughout the evening highlighting different budgets, public art work, diversifying the economy, […]Read More

Grants for 11 initiatives approved

From music festivals to business recruitment projects, 11 initiatives are set to benefit this summer with financial support from a new grant.  Originated from the Heart of Our City Committee (HOCC), and announced in late May, the Re-Imagine Downtown Activation Grant aims to support downtown businesses, entrepreneurs and organizations in implementing initiatives and events within […]Read More

Downtown Farmers’ Market opens for the summer

Another summer staple event has reopened in downtown Lethbridge. The downtown Farmers’ Market welcomed shoppers on Wednesday. The market has 26 vendors offering everything from fresh vegetables and produce, baked goods, and homemade crafts.    Marketing Coordinator with the Downtown BRZ, Emily Chong, says the farmers market is a great way to get people to […]Read More