Morgan Imports Marks 50 Years in Downtown Durham

By Durham Chamber of Commerce / Published 10.15.19
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In an expression of thanks to the Durham Community and our loyal shoppers, the Morgan Imports Family invites you to join us for our 50th Anniversary Celebration, Saturday November 2 from 1:00 – 6:00 pm.

Morgan Imports, Inc. has been a beloved Downtown Durham retail fixture since 1969.

At 1 pm, Join staff, family and friends for an afternoon of festivity and fun. Shoppers will enjoy a selection of snacks & beverages. Drawings for door prizes will be held every 20 minutes. A special interactive “Arch of Decades” featuring photographs, news articles, and vintage advertisements will provide a look into the past. A tarot card reader will be on hand to provide a glimpse into the future.

The venerable “Buck the Reindeer” also turns 50 this year and makes an early arrival. He will be available throughout the day for photo opportunities -- perfect for customer social media needs.

At 3:30 pm, the official party gets started.  Enjoy hors d'oeuvres and sweets served by current and former employees.  Sparkling wine and an array of festive alternative beverages will be available, and, of course, there will be birthday cake and balloons.

At 4:30 pm, The Honorable Mayor Steve Schewel will make remarks and issue a special proclamation. Community members, civic leaders, friends and colleagues will share memories and join in the fun at this family-friendly event.

The event is free and open to the public and located at 113 South Gregson Street in Durham. For more information see www.morganimports.com or call 919.688.1150.

House Beautiful selected Morgan Imports as #15 among the 24 best home décor boutiques in the United States. Learn more at

https://www.housebeautiful.com/shopping/g23841162/best-home-decor-boutiques-us/