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Posted on: June 7, 2022

[ARCHIVED] "Bloom and Grow" in New Rochelle Downtown June 10-17

The New Rochelle Downtown BID Invites Everyone to “Bloom & Grow in New Rochelle Downtown” June 10-17, 2022

Celebrate with Trending Plant-Based Menu Specials and Signature Floral Cocktails /Mocktails In New Rochelle Downtown Restaurants; Enter the Social Media Contest by Finding Inspirational “Grow Note” Chalk Artwork 

New Rochelle Downtown Business Improvement District (NRBID), is featuring the second annual program of Bloom&Grow2  that is encouraging visitors, families and residents to eat healthy and celebrate positivity when they dine in New Rochelle Downtown, where they will experience the amazing development that is making it New York State’s third fasted growing City. From Friday June 10 through Friday June 17, more than a dozen New Rochelle Downtown Restaurants will be featuring delicious Plant-Based Menu Specials along with Signature Floral Cocktails/Mocktails. Find the list here:   

Some of the Restaurants that will be participating in the Blook&Grow2 promotion with Floral Cocktails/Mocktails and trending healthy Plant-Based Meals include: 

  • RocNRamen
  • R Café
  • Posto 22
  • Noma Social
  • Modern Restaurant
  • Magno’s Grill
  • Lawton Street Tavern
  • Colombian House
  • Applebee’s New Roc City
  • Alvin and Friends

We know everyone wants to stay healthy while still experiencing the joy of dining out. Our many new Rochelle Downtown restaurants have great options for healthy dining and Plant-Based cocktail sand meal,” said Karel Littman Executive Director, New Rochelle Downtown BID. “New Rochelle Downtown definitely has great ways to have safe, delicious celebrations.”

As part of Bloom&Grow2, on Friday June 10 and Thursday June 15, beautiful “Grow Note” Chalk Artwork with inspirational messages will appear somewhere in New Ro Downtown. That’s when the social media contest begins and the public will be able to seek out, find and post a pic of the chalk art on Instagram to be entered to win $100 New Ro Restaurant or Shop gift cards. Participating in the Grow Notes contest is easy! Here are the rules:

Rules of entry for the “Bloom & Grow2 in New Ro Downtown Instagram Sweepstakes”

  1. Find the new “Grow Note” starting on  June 10 and June 15 (weather permitting)
  2. Take a photo of the “Grow Note” and post it on Instagram 
  3. Hashtag #IFoundItNR and tag @Newrodowntown in your caption 
  4. Don’t give away the location! Just keep the message going!

Posts are only eligible to be entered from public Instagram accounts. Must be at least 18 years or older to enter and a resident of the United States to enter. One winnder will selected randomly/contacted via Instagram messager within a week of each chalk art debut.

About New Rochelle Downtown BID:  New Rochelle”s Downtown District is represented by the New Rochelle Downtown Business Improvement District (NRBID). Since 2000 the NRBID has facilitated more than $150M in private development. NRBID is a non-profit association of over 800 business and property owners whose goal is economic development, new business and new investment. As part of its mission, the NRBID is also devoted to assuring clean, safe streets along with wonderful activities and events. For more information, visit

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