Downtown Novato

Downtown Novato Business Association (DNBA)

We are excited about the DNBA’s presence at the 32nd annual Novato Festival of Art, Wine & Music…and we think you will be, too!   This year we are planning to engage with the community and ask what they LOVE about Downtown Novato. Our booth at the festival ... More

Head on out to the annual School Fuel event on May 2nd to support your local schools. Tour of Novato starts at 7am and the Community Fair at City Hall starts at 10am. Visit tourofnovato.org for more information on how to get signed up! ... More

It’s that time of year for fresh produce and lively energy on Tuesday Nights in Downtown Novato. Opening Day at the new location on Grant between 1st St. and 4th St. is Tuesday May 5th! ... More

You won’t want to miss out on this awesome opportunity! ... More

The Downtown Novato Business Association would like to thank you for attending our Egg-Stravaganza Egg Hunt on April 4th. The event was great success, with well over 400 kids hunting for the 3,000 eggs! We look forward to seeing at our events again in the future! ... More

Downtown Novato Business Association (DNBA) General Membership Meeting Agenda Meeting Date: Wednesday April 1, 2015 Time: 7:00 PM Location: Trek Winery, 1026 Machin Ave, Novato, CA 94945 Type of Meeting: General Membership Call to Order & Introduce Guests: Andy Podshadley, President Vince, Novato ... More

Hop on down to Novato’s City Hall on April 4th for the DNBA EGG-Stravaganza Egg Hunt! The hunt for thousands of eggs, and a few golden ones (shhhhh…), starts at 11AM sharp. Children, ages 0 – 8, will be divided into three separate groups (Ages 0 – 3, 4 – 6, and 7 & 8). ... More

Come on down to Downtown Novato on Saturday, March 14th between 10am – 2pm and find the GREEN ITEMS for a chance to win great prizes! Visit at least five participating businesses and uncover the secret green item for your chance to WIN! You can find pictures of the items on our Facebook page, ... More

Downtown Novato Business Association (DNBA) Board of Directors & General Membership Meeting Agenda Meeting Date: Wednesday March 4, 2015 Time: 7:00 PM Location: Trek Winery, 1026 Machin Ave, Novato, CA 94945 Type of Meeting: Board of Directors & General Membership Call to Order: Andy Podshadley, President Opening ... More

Downtown Novato Business Owners: Did you miss our Member Mixer & Brainstorm on Tuesday night? If so, please take a moment to answer the questions that were discussed. Share your thoughts and have a say!   Create your free online surveys with SurveyMonkey , the world’s leading questionnaire tool. ... More

You are invited to a DNBA Reception and Mixer to be held Tuesday 2/24/15 at 7 PM at Trek Winery located at 1026 Machin Avenue in downtown Novato.  Anyone who would like to give their input on how they would like to see downtown Novato developed is encouraged to attend ... More

Downtown Novato Business Association (DNBA) Board of Directors & General Membership Meeting Agenda Meeting Date: Wednesday February 4, 2015 Location: Trek Winery, 1026 Machin Ave, Novato, CA 94945 Type of Meeting: Board of Directors & General Membership Call to Order: Andy Podshadley, President Opening Remarks: Andy Podshadley – Introduce Guests Tiffany’s Report: ... More

Just a reminder the DNBA General Membership & Board of  Directors (BOD) meeting is tonight at 7 PM at Trek Winery located at 1026 Machin Avenue in downtown Novato. ... More

Here is some good information to keep on hand while the next big storm passes through.  At the time of this post, the storm is forecast to last the evening of Wednesday 12/10 through late Thursday night 12/11. For realtime weather information (including severe weather warnings & advisories), please visit the ... More

Let it Snow, Novato! Coming 12/13 to Downtown. On December 13th, 2014, the Downtown Novato Business Association is throwing a winter holiday extravaganza. The event, called Let it Snow, Novato, will turn our downtown into a snowy, winter wonderland! A special thanks to our sponsors: City of Novato, Old Town Sports, Snipz, UrbanSitter, Blake’s Auto Body, Novato ... More

Come downtown for free carriage rides & pictures with Santa every Friday night! Special events include Small Business Saturday, the Annual Tree Lighting and a new event: Let it Snow, Novato. We’ll see you down here! ... More

The Downtown Novato Business Association’s ‘Safe Trick or Treat’ event was a big hit again this year. Shop owners claim the turnout was so strong that they struggled to keep the candy flowing. “We are at 85 bags and counting!” one business owner remarked. Children dressed in costumes ranging from Disney’s ‘Frozen’ ... More

Please click on the link below for the Downtown Business Improvement District (DBID) Presentation to the City Council on 10/28/14.  Thank you to Peggy Flynn and the City of Novato for the video. DBID Presentation on 10/28/14 Thank you to all the DNBA Board members who participated in the presentation and who attended the ... More

Downtown Novato BID Report 072914 ... More

2015 Annual Report ... More

DNBA and the City of Novato

The Downtown Novato Business Association is a volunteer based non-profit responsible for creating, organizing, supporting and marketing Downtown Novato public events. The organization is funded by the City of Novato through assessments of the member businesses. Next time you are in Downtown Novato, thank your favorite local business for their support.

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