Downtown Ithaca hosting Gallery Night tomorrow

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Experimental exhibits, entertaining demonstrations, educational talks
all part of the virtual and in-person art show OCTOBER 1, 2020 ITHACA, NY — Downtown Ithaca will host Gallery Night presented by Tompkins Trust Company tomorrow, October 2. This month’s show will include interactive virtual art exhibits, entertaining demonstrations, educational talks from local artists along with a walkable tour of art exhibits at galleries and … Read More

Meet Christopher DelCollo at The Brain Shoppe

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If you love challenging your mind while simultaneously having fun, then you’ll enjoy what’s in store for you at The Brain Shoppe, one of downtown Ithaca’s newest stores. Located on the Commons (look for the giant green brain on the storefront window) since July 2019, The Brain Shoppe offers a grand selection of wooden and metal puzzles, code games, STEM … Read More

22nd Annual Downtown Ithaca Chili Cook-Off presented by Maguire Hyundai Subaru Genesis

The hottest event in Downtown Ithaca all winter long!  The 22nd Annual Downtown Ithaca Chili Cook-Off  presented by Maguire Hyundai Subaru Genesis features over 40 different chilis from 30+ regional restaurants – ranging from meat to vegan made by restaurants competing for the best chili at the cook-off. Learn more about Chili Cook-Off Here Presenting Sponsor: Supporting Sponsor:

Downtown Ithaca Celebrating 22nd Year of Hosting the Region’s Biggest Chili Cook-Off

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Chili, Beer, Wine, & Cider Tastings, Mustache & Beard Competition and more coming Saturday, February 8 to the Commons ITHACA, NY JANUARY 30, 2020 — Get your palates ready for Downtown Ithaca’s 22nd Annual Chili Cook-Off presented by Maguire Hyundai Subaru Genesis coming to the area on Saturday, Feb. 8. This highly anticipated community tradition is being held from 11:30 … Read More

Winter Light Festival closing ceremonies include two community centric celebrations  

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Lightsaber tournament and glow party happening this weekend DECEMBER 10, 2019 ITHACA NY — To help close out its Winter Light Festival, Downtown Ithaca is hosting two family-friendly activities this weekend aimed at celebrating Ithaca’s unique offerings. This Friday, Dec. 13,  you’ll be able to act out your Star Wars fantasies at a Lightsaber Invitational starting at 5 p.m. on the Ithaca … Read More

Halloween in Downtown Ithaca set for this Friday

Afternoon event includes a parade, trick or treating at downtown shops
 and businesses, and family activities in Center Ithaca ITHACA, NY WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2019 — Calling all costumed characters, ghouls, goblins, witches, superheroes and the like. Head to Downtown Ithaca this Friday to enjoy our Halloween activities. This family-friendly, Halloween-themed affair, which will include the community’s costume parade and store-to-store Trick-or-Treating, will run … Read More