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Posted on: November 4, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Brush Monkeys Return to Downtown Midland November 7-12

A winter cabin and snow scene are painted in white on a downtown storefront

November 4, 2022 – Back by popular demand, Ann Arbor-based artists Brush Monkeys will visit Downtown Midland November 7 – 12 to spread some holiday cheer with the help of a paint brush. 

Brush Monkeys artists will spend several days painting holiday scenes onto the windows of participating locations throughout the Downtown district. Decorated locations will include 1st State Bank, Ace Hardware & Sports, Amazing Deli, Aviator Cookie Company, Benjamin F. Edwards and Co., Craft Hemp Company, Crepes Et Amis, Delta College, Grape Beginnings Winery, Gratzi Midland, Greenleaf Trust, Huntington Bank, Ieuter Insurance Group, Imagine That!, Joyful Tantrum, Little Forks Outfitters, Lux the Salon, Mercantile Bank, Michigan Baseball Foundation/Dow Diamond/Great Lakes Loons, Midland Business Alliance Foundation, Midland County Convention and Visitors Bureau, Midland Daily News, Midland First United Methodist Church, Molasses Smokehouse, Pizza Baker, Pizza Sam’s, Poznak Dyer Kanar Schefsky Thompson PLC, Serendipity Road, Tri-Star Trust, Ways to Wellness, and WhichCraft Taproom.

The Midland Downtown Development Authority invites residents to visit Downtown during this time to watch the artists at work, stop by their favorite retail stores for some holiday shopping, or order from one of Downtown’s delicious restaurants. Take advantage of the unique artwork and Downtown’s holiday décor to create the perfect holiday photo backdrop!

The DDA sincerely thanks The H Hotel for hosting Brush Monkeys’ stay in Downtown Midland. 

For a complete listing of Downtown Midland’s retailers, restaurants, events, and entertainment options, visit

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