Calling All Dreamers!

Voting for 2022 applicants opens December 1-14 

What is Calling All Dreamers?

Calling All Dreamers is a business incubator program that brings in industry professionals to mentor entrepreneurs for the chance to open a downtown storefront and earn a coveted business start-up package valued at over $120,000. Previous participants of this incubator program – including Nash & Proper, Neo Escape Rooms and The Allspicery – have quickly become signature small businesses downtown, inspiring a new class of dreamers to pursue their big idea year after year.

2022 Contestants

Burnside Coffee BarA coffee cart that produces coffee with beans that are fun, complex, and very interesting. There are many different fermentation styles and processes to choose from, including tasting notes of beer (nonalcoholic) fruity, nutty, and chocolate. The owners’ Bob and Haley work with the best roasters in the world and carry rare and award-winning beans. All drinks are hand-shaken and chilled using handmade ice cubes, and served around 34 degrees with a nice head of foam on top. Burnside is the only coffee shop around that makes cold cappuccinos!



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