After this rugged past winter, everyone is ready for spring. The Merchants of Downtown Sycamore plan to welcome the season during the 10th annual Spring Fling to be held March 23 through 30.
As usual the Golden Egg door prize is filled with gifts from all 15 participating merchants. Shoppers can sign up daily at any of the participating businesses.
The Sycamore Theatre will show "Mary Poppins Returns" for $2 at 11:30 a.m. March 22 through 28. Teachers can enjoy any movie for free between March 22 and 29 with proof of employment to thank them for all they do for our children.
Kids can get a free coloring or activity page at Christian Connection. Cassie’s Corn Crib Café will have goodie bags for children younger than 12. Rustic Roots is sponsoring a walk-in "make it take it" sign.
Made Just for You will have a free "make it take it" for kids and shoppers can choose an egg for a free gift with purchase. There also will be store specials.
Allergies, Aches and Pains Chiropractic and Acupuncture Center will have free essential oil spring blends and vouchers for a seated chair massage.
Shoppers who need something new to wear for spring, can stop in at UOI Boutique for a "buy two, get one half off" special. The boutique will have a Sip & Snack on March 23 and will be giving away a $100 gift certificate.
SIS – Shop in Style will also offer sips, snacks and sales.
Lizzie’s Pink Boutique and Whimsical Perspective will have open houses on March 21. Whimsical Perspective will have free face painting for children from 3 to 8 p.m. March 23 plus a paid succulent bar all week.
The Garden Market will celebrate with games, prizes and snapshot solutions.
Sweet Earth will be giving away a $50 gift certificate and will have Spin the Lucky Wheel for more chances and prizes.
When shoppers get hungry, they can stop in at The Forge for a buy one, get one half off pizza from March 26 through 28 when they mention the Spring Fling special.
Sycamore Antiques and The Clock Shoppe also will have specials all week.