cce4bgn
Feb 28, 2018

Thoughts

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Edited: Feb 28, 2018

Driving around Rock Hill today my first thoughts were, what is Rock Hill known for? A food , a beverage, a flower? If someone was driving through Rock Hill what makes them "have to" stop? The Come See Me Festival is the largest festival in York that is held in Rock Hill every year. Can ceramic frogs be placed around the city in bright hues of color? Can a souvenir store be constructed with items you can only get in Rock Hill/SC? I was also thinking about the population of people that are not originally from here? Maybe deli's, boutiques, dessert bars that specialize in food from other states? For ex: The chicago dog, manny's cheese cake, etc. Live music is a must especially of our local artists weekly, food trucks weekly, live threatre, wine bars with outdoor seating, cigar bar, hooka bar......On another unrelated note is their land that can be rented by parcel for folks to grow their own veggies? Looking forward to next meeting.

Stephanie Harris-Carolina Creative Expressions

Hannah Spruill
Feb 28, 2018

Hi Stephanie! I've heard the frog idea mentioned several times over the past few years, which makes me think it absolutely NEEDS to happen as part of this Action Plan! I think it would be a really fun, unique, and memorable feature around Knowledge Park and Rock Hill!

Mari Doroud
Mar 1, 2018

I lived in a town that was known for a Mark Twain story (The Jumping Frog of Calaveras County) - this town took the frog thing very seriously. There was an annual jumping frog competition, a frog jump walk of fame, and big frog statues all over town that were painted, dressed up, etc. They were in front of museums, grocery stores, schools, parks...everywhere! One was painted in our high school colors, one was painted with local scenery, etc. Here's a pic of one riding a bike! lol

 

cce4bgn
Mar 1, 2018

This is awesome!

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