Businesses that Accept the Downtown Gift Card

Image of the downtown Ithaca giftcard

15 STEPS Adrina Dietra Alphabet Soup American Crafts Angry Mom Records Asia Cuisine Autumn Leaves Benjamin Peters Bickering Twins Book Sale Gallery Bool’s Flower Shop Bramble Breathe Bualo Street Books Capital Corner Capital State Kitchen Casablanca Pizzeria Cat’s Pajamas Cayuga Nail Spa Cellar d’Or Cinemapolis Collegetown Bagels Comics For Collectors Community School of Music and Arts Contemporary Trends Exscape Smoke … Read More

Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day is this weekend. And, while these unusual times are certainly changing our traditional plans to celebrate with dad, that doesn’t mean you have to forget about the holiday entirely. In fact, there are plenty of simple gestures and small gifts you can send to your dad to show your love and appreciation for him from a distance.  Here … Read More

Downtown shops selling face coverings

Visiting downtown Ithaca, but forgot your facial covering?  No problem, our businesses have got you covered! You can purchase a quality made, fashionable facial coverings at these downtown shops:  Breathe: Bandeaus and scarves are for sale. There is a display at the front of the shop. Sewgreen Handmade cloth masks and mask making kits. Sunny Days of Ithaca: Handcrafted cloth … Read More

Downtown Ithaca & City of Ithaca Introduce Curbside Pickup Hubs 

Curbside Pickup Signs

New service allows for safe  pickup of items purchased from downtown businesses ITHACA NY MAY 14, 2020 —  The Downtown Ithaca Alliance (DIA), in partnership with the City of Ithaca, is launching a temporary curbside pickup program around the downtown community to support its retailers that don’t have curbside access in front of their business as the Southern Tier is set to start … Read More

Our Hearts Beat As One – Shop Local Now, Enjoy Rewards Later

Downtown Ithaca is partnering with the local specialty shops to offer their customers a complimentary $5 Downtown Ithaca Gift Card when you shop local online now! Simply purchase items online, over the phone, or on social media from the following downtown businesses: Adrina Dietra: Spend $25 online to receive a complementary $5 Downtown Ithaca Gift Card. American Crafts By Robbie … Read More

Virtual Classes and Experiences

Cinemapolis movies at home Cinemapolis is now offering a weekly slate of new films for patrons to view at home. The indie file theater is collaborating with independent film distributors like Film Movement, Kino Lorber, Magnolia Pictures, and Oscilloscope Laboratories to sell patrons “virtual tickets” for online rentals of current first-run releases. For more information about this movie rental service, … Read More

Alliance COVID-19 Safety Measures

Downtown Ithaca Alliance Safety Measures during COVID-19 outbreak. In an effort to mitigate the potential spread of the COVID-19 virus, the Downtown Ithaca Alliance Organization and staff are following the guidance of our health experts and the local and state officials. Here are the measures we’re taking to protect our staff, members, and community: We are postponing events, such as … Read More

Support the Arts & Culture

Supporting the Arts & Culture in Ithaca Downtown Ithaca has long been considered the Arts & Culture epicenter for the greater Ithaca community.  Our fellow art organizations are actively providing virtual art & cultural experiences that entertain and educate our community as we isolate in our homes.  But, they also need your help to stay vital in days, weeks, and … Read More

Dining: Outdoors, Take-Out & Delivery

Downtown Restaurants & Bars offering Outdoor Dining, Take Out, Delivery. Page Last Updated: September 16th, 2020 Downtown restaurants are beginning phased reopening for Limited Capacity Outdoor & Indoor Dining, Take Out, Delivery, and/or Curbside Pickup. Business hours of operation are subject to change. Click on business name listed here to be taken to their website or online platform.  Please call … Read More