Thinking about hosting a community event?

  Do it in Downtown Smithfield and apply for the JEM grant to help with advertising costs!

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At the Third StrEATery, we close the street, bring in great entertainment and activies, set up tables and chairs, and encourage you to get takeout from downtown restaurants or one of the food trucks and drinks from a local brewery or winery on site!  It's a fun, laid back night out in Smithfield!

Click here for more information about our 2023 Third StrEATery series!

As a Main Street America Affiliateâ„¢, the Downtown Smithfield Development Corporation is part of a national network of more than 1,200 neighborhoods and communities that share both a commitment to creating high-quality places and to building stronger communities through preservation-based economic development.
Community ms vertical color logoSmithfield is a North Carolina Main Street community, designated by the N.C. Department of Commerce Main Street & Rural Planning Center. The Downtown Smithfield Development Corporation is charged with administering the program at the local level and building public-private partnerships to spur economic development that achieves measurable results such as investment, business growth, and job creation.