Ithaca’s Gallery Night Returns (Virtually) tomorrow

Gallery Night June logo

Virtual art show will showcase multiple artist exhibits, demonstrations, and more ITHACA NY, JUNE 4, 2020 — Gallery Night Ithaca presented by Tompkins Trust Company is returning tomorrow to downtown and make its world premiere in a new virtual and social-distancing friendly format. Tomorrow’s Gallery Night is happening from 5 to 8 pm and will include a series of virtual … 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

Virtual Event!!! ~ Couples Night In

Couples Night In Enjoy an intimate evening of music and laughter with singer SingTrece, and comedian, Kenneth McLaurin. When the husband and wife duo share a stage, you know they are Singing Notes & Slinging Jokes. The on-stage connection between the two is cute and charming because they got it honest. Partners in life, and creativity they merge, music, song, … Read More

VIRTUAL EVENT! MaMa Live From Your Living Room

Ithaca based musicians Ginny Maddock and Hannah Martin combine their illustrious vocals and join magical forces on keys and drumset to bring some fresh takes on your favorite classics. Join them this Friday at 5:30EST for their first (free!) online concert. ***Please consider tipping your musicians, as half of the proceeds made will be donated to your favorite local feline … Read More

COVID-19 UPDATE: TCAT reducing bus service effective March 30

MARCH 27, 2020 — Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit (TCAT),  Tompkins County’s transit service and a primary transportation provider for the Downtown Ithaca community, will be reducing service for the second time this month starting Monday, March 30, while still maintaining as many travel options as possible for those who need to go out for essentials. Ridership is about 10 percent … 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

Closed Until Further Notice

The following shops and restaurants are closed until further notice for COVID-19.  Please check business websites for updates and re-opening dates. SHOPS Pastimes Antiques, Fibers. Bars Chanticleer, Lot 10 Bar & Lounge, Moonies Bar & NightClub, Pete’s Cayuga Bar, Silky Jones, The Range Restaurants Argos Warehouse, Kilpatrick’s Publick House, Pasta Vitto, SERVICES Beau Visage European Skincare, , Finger Lakes Fitness, … Read More


Services BANKING CFCU Transformation Center: 202 E State St, The Commons. Open: Mon-Fri 9am-2pm, Sat 10am-1pm. Call Branch at (607) 257-8500. Bank online at Chase Bank: 301 E State St Ste 2. Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 9am-2pm. Call Branch at (607) 645-3119 M& T Bank: 118 North Tioga Street, Ithaca, NY.  Open Mon-Wed 9am-4pm, Thurs-Fri 9am-5pm. ATM is available 24 … Read More

Reopened Retail Shopping

Downtown storefronts have reopened to foot traffic, indicated in GREEN on this page. Some will remain temporarily closed to browsers a little longer, but many shops and specialty services are still open for business online or providing alternative ways to shop without stepping foot into the store! ANTIQUES, VINTAGE, & REUSE Angry Mom Records: Reopen to foot traffic: Tues-Sat 12-6, … Read More