Downtown Employee Discount Card

Working at a business in Downtown Ithaca has it’s rewards!  Downtown businesses offer discounts and savings inside shops and restaurants in the district, for downtown employees with your Downtown Employee Discount Card.

(Need to pick up your card? Visit the Downtown Ithaca Alliance office inside Center Ithaca during business hours.)

To say Thank You for being a part of our Downtown Ithaca community, participating businesses offer discounts all year long (July 2019-July 2020) to those who work for businesses within the Business Improvement District.

10% off

  • Adult Outlet – Book Sale Gallery
  • Angry Mom Records
  • Autumn Leaves
  • Bool’s Flower Shop
  • Buffalo Street Books
  • Cat’s Pajamas
  • Cobblers Cottage
  • Comics for Collectors
  • Contemporary Trends
  • Exscape
  • F. Oliver’s
  • Finger Lakes Fitness
  • Green Street Pharmacy (excludes prescription medication)
  • Handwork
  • Headdies
  • Home Green Home (non-sale items under $500)
  • Indigo Rose
  • Mama Said
  • Mockingbird Paperie
  • Monks on the Commons (breakfast and lunch ’til 2 pm)
  • Norabloom Botanicals
  • Optivision (excludes exams)
  • Petrune
  • Press Cafe
  • SewGreen (excludes Eileen Fisher)
  • Stiehl’s Body Modification
  • Sunny Days of Ithaca
  • T-Shirt Express
  • The Cornell Store on The Commons
  • Trader K’s
  • V’s Salon (IthaCuts)
  • Your CBD Store

5% off

  • Jillian’s Drawers
  • Adrianadietra

15% off

  • Ithaca Coffee Co. (Gateway Commons location only – applies to the cafe menu including drinks, sandwiches, and baked goods)
  • One World Market
  • The Vintage Industry

20% off

  • Benjamin Peters
  • Littlestone Designs (In stock fabrics only)

More Discounts

  • Ithaca Guitar Works: 10% of accessories, 50% MSRP on strings
  • Finger Lakes School of Massage: $10 off a Student Massage
  • Lucky Hare Brewing: 10% off all merchandise or beer to go AND $1 off pints
  • Indigo Sky Yoga Collective: 50% off upcoming events at


Does your business want to join the Downtown Employee Discount Program, or update your discount? Contact Scott Rougeau at

Thank you to our 2019 Downtown Employee Appreciation Week Sponsors