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Downtown is all decked out for the Holidays! 

Be sure to stop down. 

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Ashtabula, OH 44005-0362


Wednesday, December 11, 2019, 5:30-8:00 pm

ADDA Holiday Party

Food, Fun, Raffles and Silent Auction!  Join fellow merchants and ADDA members as we celebrate the upcoming holidays.

Chalk Box, 5521 Main Avenue, Ashtabula

Tuesday, November 5, 2019, 6:00 pm

ADDA Annual Meeting

Please join the ADDA for their Annual Meeting on Tuesday, November 5th at the Park Avenue Winery.  At the meeting you can catch up on what the ADDA has been working on. 

We welcome you to join us for:

  • Annual Review

  • Network with other ADDA Members & Friends

  • Learn about upcoming projects & events


There are no elections this year, but the membership will be voting to approve updated Bylaws. To see the proposed Bylaws click the button below.


Light refreshments will be provided.


RSVP is not required, but helpful for planning.  Click here to RSVP

Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 6:00 pm

ADDA Meet & Greet

The ADDA will be hosting Larry Frimerman, Executive Director of the Ashtabula County Metroparks.  Learn all about what's happening in the Metroparks on Tuesday, August 27, 6:00 pm at the Ashtabula County District Library, 4335 Park Avenue, Ashtabula.  Hear about ADDA plans and progress in Downtown while networking with fellow merchants!

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The Judge's Choice Christmas Tree Winners Are In!

November 24, 2019

The sparkles and twinkles of the Christmas Trees in Cornelius Park have become the cornerstone of the ADDA Christmas Festivities in the park.  Local businesses and organizations come together to brighten Downtown for the holiday season.  The winners of the "Judge's Choice" Christmas Tree Competition are:

1st Place- The Ashtabula Area Interact Club

2nd Place- Christian Faith Academy

You can help decide the "People's Choice" winner... there are ballots at the gazebo in the park.  Stop down, see the beautiful trees, and cast your vote (one per person please).  Deadline for voting is December 4th.

ADDA Window Decorating Contest Winners!

November 24, 2019

Congratulations to Framed On Main- 1st Place, Ultimate Appearance- 2nd Place, and Head Start- Ashtabula County Community Action Agency- 3rd Place!  Thank you to all of the merchants and organizations who decorated their windows for the holiday season!

Annual Meeting Held at Park Avenue Winery

November 22, 2019

Many members of the ADDA gathered on Tuesday, November 5th.  Accomplishments this past year were reviewed and the updated Bylaws were approved.  Networking followed the business meeting.

ADDA Hosts Membership Meeting

November 11, 2018

On Wednesday, November 7, 2018 the ADDA held it's Membership Meeting.  Special guest Stephanie Seigel, Ashtabula County Visitors and Convention Bureau, shared updates on the ACVCB's many projects, as well as statistics showing the tremendous impact of tourism on our local economy.  In other business, the ADDA elected it's new officers for 2019:  Myke Anderson, President; Jane Haines, Vice-President; Carmen Kuula, Secretary; Chad Giangola, Treasurer; and Josephine Misener, Past President.  

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Myke Anderson - President

Jane Haines- Vice President

Larry Fargo - Treasurer

Carmen Kuula - Secretary

Josephine Misener- Past President

PO BOX 362

Ashtabula, OH 44005-0362

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