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Timeline of Accomplishments

May 2014 --Karefish opens on Main Street

March 2014 -- Facade grants are awarded to Deb's Crystal Room, Ellis Inn Bed & Breakfast, Lena's Italian Restaurant and The Main Street Stable

February 2014 -- First Lights, Art, Action, Festival! in downtown Blissfield

June 2012 - Michigan Extreme Outdoors opens up in downtown Blissfield.

June 2012 - CeCe's Chop Shop relocates to downtown Blissfield from its former location on US 223.

May 2012 - Squishy Tushy, a cloth diaper and children's toy shop, opens in downtown Blissfield.

April 2012 - The Blissfield DDA/Main Street Program hosts the first-ever Blissfield Railroad Day.  In its first year, the festival brought 1,340 people to town.

February 2012 - The Blissfield DDA/Main Street Program is awarded a Market Study by the Michigan Main Street Center.

December 2011 - The Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) awards Blissfield a Rental Rehabilitation Grant of $85,300 to develop apartments above Cakes n Shakes.

December 2011 - Mexibilly's, an American รข?? Mexican restaurant, opens in downtown Blissfield.

December 2011 - The Blissfield DDA/Main Street Program holds the first-ever Wassail Festival in downtown Blissfield, with the Blissfield Rotary Club as the festival's first sponsor.

October 2011 - Decades Antiques opens in downtown Blissfield.

September 2011 - The Blissfield DDA/Main Street Program holds the first-ever Downtown Tractor Cruise-In.  The event was so successful that the program is making it a goal of having a tractor cruise-in annually.

August 2011 - Blissfield Bluegrass on the River is organized for the first-time by the Blissfield DDA/Main Street Program.  Organizers found that the festival was such a success that future festivals will be planned.

June 2011 - Royal Nutrition opens in Blissfield.

March 2011 - Cakes nShakes reopens in downtown Blissfield after a year hiatus due to a fire.

February 2011 - Royal Expressions, a mainstay in downtown Blissfield for over 25 years, reopens after a year hiatus due to a fire.

November 2010 - Blissful Living, a modern to vintage furniture revival shop, opens in downtown Blissfield.

September 2010 - Eric Slusher Flooring opens in downtown Blissfield.

June 2010 - Blissfield receives designation as a Michigan Main Street Community by the Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA).