Winter Recess Teachers Festival

Hey teachers, winter break is coming up. During this vacation come RELAX, REFRESH and RENEW among friends in a city built on education! The greater Ithaca area comes together for a week to celebrate educators with entertainment, activities, family fun and shopping and dining discounts throughout the Tompkins County community. Winter Recess Teachers Festival is open to all PreK-12 public … Read More

Meet Cindy Brashear at Cobblers Cottage

Meet Cindy Brashear at Cobblers Cottage Locating a store where you can find comfortable yet stylish footwear for daily use or special events and receive stellar customer service to help you accomplish this task can be a challenge. But, it doesn’t have to be. Cue in Cobblers Cottage, where you’ll find a variety of the latest brand name, quality made … Read More

LOT 10 NYE 2020 / Swamp Kids / Club Rub a Dub / DJ Ha-MEEN

Lot 10 New Year's Eve Party

New Years Eve 2020 at Lot 10 —————— UPSTAIRS: Swamp Kids Club Rub-a-Dub DOWNSTAIRS: Dj Ha-MEEN vs Dj Ha-MEEN —————— 9pm till ….. $20 Advance $25 Day of —————— 2 Floor Party Bevs, Food and Good times! For tickets, visit   Lot 10 is located at 106 S. Cayuga Street in Downtown Ithaca, NY.

NYE w/ Maddy Walsh & The Blind Spots

Maddy Walsh & The Blind Spots

The Range is Downtown Ithaca is hosting a Silver and Gold New Year’s Eve SPECTACULAR brought to you by tenured, nationally-touring, Ithaca hometown treasures Maddy Walsh & The Blind Spots! The band will be joined by “miasma of groove” and Ithaca party faves Fall Creek Brass Band, who will kick off the evening in big, brassy style and, like the … Read More

Downtown Ithaca Conference Center project awarded $5 million 

Project will fulfill longtime community need for meeting space ITHACA, NY DECEMBER 20, 2019 — Downtown Ithaca is steps closer to gaining a conference center in the heart of its community. Earlier this week, the State’s Regional Economic Development Council (REDC) awarded the Tompkins County Chamber of Commerce Foundation $5 million to apply towards the construction of a 49,000 square foot … Read More

Meet Robbie Dein, owner of American Crafts by Robbie Dein

Anyone familiar with the Ithaca area knows it’s filled with many talented artisans who double as business folks.  Among them is Robbie Dein, founder and owner of American Crafts by Robbie Dein, who grew as an artist and entrepreneur while living in this artsy community.  Robbie, a southern Florida native, is an extremely talented potter who first came to Ithaca … Read More

10th Annual Chowder Cook-Off

Stay warm at the Winter Light Festival by sampling over 20 different traditional, exotic, and gourmet chowders (seafood, vegan, vegetarian options will be available) prepared by some top chefs from local restaurants competing to be crowned our next Chowder Cup Champion! Happening on the Commons and surrounding streets including Aurora, Cayuga and Dewitt Mall on Saturday, December 7th from 12-5pm. … Read More

Silent Disco on the Commons

Join us December 6 as we kick off the inaugural Winter Lights Festival presented by Tompkins Trust Company and the holiday season with a Silent Disco, a giant dance party, on the Commons. Come dance under the sparkly lights and disco ball at the Bernie Milton Pavilion on the Commons as music from a group of DJs is broadcast to … Read More

Winter Light Festival

Prismatica light show

Downtown Ithaca’s Winter Lights Festival is getting ready to make its community debut. The wondrous display of colorful prisms on The Ithaca Commons will be open daily for viewing and interaction. The installation will be present in Downtown Ithaca from December 5 through December 15. Our 11-day festival will feature a series of pop-up events throughout the installation timeline. Events … Read More

Lot 10, Downtown Ithaca’s premier lounge and nightclub, reopening this week

Revamped club includes stylish redesign, high quality performance spaces, late-night kitchen and new cocktails ITHACA NY DECEMBER 4, 2019 — Lot 10, Downtown Ithaca’s only two-story lounge and nightclub, is planning to impress guests with its new upscale design and top-notch offerings when it reopen this Thursday, December 5. The club closed in May and has since come under new ownership and has undergone … Read More