About the Employee Discount Program

Working in downtown has its perks.  Beautiful urban landscape, social hotspots, shopping, dining, art, culture, nightlife and all within a walkable footprint.  But, there is even more!
When you work downtown you can also enjoy special discounts at downtown shops and businesses as our collective show of appreciation for shopping locally in downtown.

Enjoy the following discounts and deals in store!

10% Discount

Adrina Dietra
Adult Outlet
Angry Mom Records
Autumn Leaves Bookstore
Bool's Flower Shop
Braine Shoppe
Buffalo Street Books
Cat's Pajamas
Cobbler's Cottage
Comics for Collectors
Contemporary Trends
F. Oliver's
Home Green Home--Discount on non-sale items under $500.
Ithaca Guitar Works--10% off accessories, 50% off MSRP on strings.
Mockingbird Paperie
NoraBloom Botanicals--10% off online promocode: employee10.
Odyssey Books
SewGreen--Excluding Eileen Fisher.

Sparks & Embers
Sunny Days of Ithaca
T-Shirt Express
The Cornell Store--Including sale items.
Your CBD Store

Lucky Hare Brewing Co.--10% off all merchandise or beer to go and $1 off pints.
Mama Said Hand Pies
Monks on the Commons--Breakfast & lunch until 2pm.
Press Cafe
Waffle Frolic

Green Street Pharmacy--Excludes prescriptions.
Finger Lakes Fitness

5% Discount

Bloomwell--Can not be combined with other discounts.
Jillian's Drawers
Mane & Wigs--5-10% off select items.

15% Discount

American Crafts
One World Market--Excluding rugs. Can not be combined with other discounts.

20% Off

Benjamin Peters

50% Off

GO ITHACA --Monthly TCAT bus pass for Go Ithaca Members.

EMPLOYEES: Register for the Discount Card

If you work at any of the offices, shops, restaurants and other service businesses in Downtown Ithaca, you are eligible to register and collect a Downtown Ithaca Employee Discount Card.  The discount card can be used for special discounts on purchases made when you shop and dine downtown. 

Discounts listed above. In order to use discount, you must present card in person at the time of transaction for discount to be applied. 

Employees teleworking from home during the pandemic are eligible to register for the card and encouraged to come back to shop and dine safely in downtown following state and local safety guidelines about wearing masks and practicing safe social distancing.


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BUSINESSES: Offer A Discount

People who work and live in downtown are some of the most frequent, loyal customers. Downtown Employee Discount card is a collective opportunity for shops, restaurants, and services to show appreciation to a loyal customer base.

Are you a business in downtown interested in offering a discount or perk to downtown works?

Click the button below to get more information about participation.

Learn more how to get involved