Happening Downtown

Upcoming Events

Sun 08

Winter Light Festival

December 5 @ 8:00 am - December 15 @ 7:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca
171 E. State St.
Santa's Arrival in Downtown Ithaca.
Sun 08

Santa’s Arrival in Downtown Ithaca

December 8 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca
171 E. State St.
Jan 03

First Friday Gallery Night

January 3, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Plaid Friday Event Image

  • Small Business Saturday - Nov. 30, 2019

  • Cider Monday - December2, 2019

  • Winter Light Festival 2019

  • Chowder Cook-Off - Dec. 7, 2019

Friendly Faces of Downtown Ithaca

Meet Adrina Graham at Adrina Dietra

Where to Park

Free parking Weekdays from 8:00pm – 3:00am in the garages and 6:00pm – 3:00am on the street.

Saturdays and Sundays except when special event parking rates apply.


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Growth & Business Development in Downtown Ithaca

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What is the Downtown Ithaca Alliance

The organization behind the place.
The Downtown Ithaca Alliance is a State of New York chartered 501c3 not-for-profit organization charged with the revitalization, development, promotion, and management of the Ithaca Downtown Business Improvement District (IDBID).

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Downtown Gift Cards

Accepted at over 100 Downtown Ithaca Stores and Restaurants!

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Business Development

The Downtown Ithaca Alliance is charged with business and economic development within the downtown district. We play an integral role as a facilitator to businesses and investors interested in downtown Ithaca projects.

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