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171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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January 2018

Winter Sale Weekend 2018

January 25, 2018 - January 28, 2018
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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The holidays are over, but that doesn't mean the sales need to end. From Jan. 25 - 28, many Downtown Ithaca specialty shops and boutiques will be offering hot deals, winter closeouts, and artist seconds as part of the annual Winter Sale Weekend. Participating shops: The Cornell Store on the Ithaca Commons Benjamin Peters - clearance deals on winter clothing, 30-70% off! Life's So Sweet Chocolates - Sweet Seconds Sale. Save up to 40% off! Alphabet Soup Handwork, Ithaca's Artisan Cooperative - 15-75% off…

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July 2018

CFCU Summer Concert Series: Searson

July 26, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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For over a decade Searson has toured the world with their unique blend of high-energy fiddling, passionate vocals, and intimidate step-dancing. At the core of Searson, are Colleen and Erin Searson, two sisters who hail from the Ottawa Valley, Ontario, Canada. This talented quartet performs sets that feature their original style of “Canadian Celtic Pop”, which includes a mix of traditional and original instrumental and vocal selections. The CFCU Summer Concert Series is free, all-ages, and open to the public.…

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August 2018

CFCU Summer Concert Series: Fall Creek Brass Band & We Are Ithaca Celebration

August 2, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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On August 2nd, celebrate the We Are Ithaca portrait project with a performance by Fall Creek Brass Band, Ithaca’s friendly neighborhood brass band! Fall Creek Brass Band is exciting, vivacious, celebratory, and highly danceable brass funk, rock, pop, and hip-hop on horns and drums. The CFCU Summer Concert Series is free, all-ages, and open to the public. Performances take place on the Bernie Milton Pavilion on the Commons in downtown Ithaca. (In case of heavy rain or other extreme weather,…

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CFCU Summer Concert Series: Stone Cold Miracle

August 9, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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CFCU Summer Concert Series Presents: Stone Cold Miracle Ithaca hometown favorites Stone Cold Miracle return to rock the CFCU Summer Concert Series on August 9th. Vocal sensation Trece Stevenson and a band made up of veteran local musicians will have you dancing on the Commons. "Stone Cold Miracle is heavy. Heavy on the funk, the soul, and the unyielding energy... Live, the band brings an intensity and rawness that is honest and real." - Ithaca Times The CFCU Summer Concert…

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CFCU Summer Concert Series: The Hilltoppers

August 16, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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The Hilltoppers are "Bluegrass the way everyone likes it!" Come on out to dance and enjoy an August evening on the Commons with a mix of classic bluegrass and creative takes on cover songs by these Ithaca natives. The CFCU Summer Concert Series is free, all-ages, and open to the public. Performances take place on the Bernie Milton Pavilion on the Commons, in downtown Ithaca. (In case of heavy rain or other extreme weather, concerts may be moved to The Range -…

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CFCU Summer Concert Series: East Hill Classic Jazz Band

August 18, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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At this special Saturday afternoon show, we celebrate 40 years of the East Hill Classic Jazz Band! The CFCU Summer Concert Series is free, all-ages, and open to the public. Performances take place on the Bernie Milton Pavilion on the Commons, in downtown Ithaca. The History Center in Tompkins County is publishing a book this summer chronicling the band's career titled "Ithaca Our Home: A Forty Year Musical Odyssey in Tompkins County," featuring photos, stories by Johnny Russo and the band,…

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CFCU Summer Concert Series: The Blind Spots

August 23, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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Maddy Walsh and The Blind Spots band standing together

The Blind Spots bring the "moxy rock" to the CFCU Summer Concert Series stage August 23rd! This all-original 5-piece band features electrifying lead vocalist and force of nature Maddy Walsh, with their solid-as-a-rock rhythm section, eclectic library of keyboard sounds, and bold and inventive electric guitar stylings. Come out to rock, roll, and dance with Ithaca's homegrown rock stars. The CFCU Summer Concert Series is free, all-ages, and open to the public. Performances take place on the Bernie Milton Pavilion on the…

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CFCU Summer Concert Series: Kwame Binea Shakedown

August 30, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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Kwame Binea Shakedown brings their unique blend of rock & roll, silky soul, screaming blues and folk to the CFCU Summer Concert Series on August 30th.  Kwame Binea Shakedown hits the CFCU Summer Concert Series stage Thursday, August 30th. This NYC-based band has performed all over iconic New York City music venues including Brooklyn Bowl, Mercury Lounge, Rockwood Music Hall, Sullivan Hall, The Bitter End, Kenny’s Castaway and their Summer Residency at Arlene’s Grocery as well as shows across the East…

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September 2018

CFCU Summer Concert Series: Gunpoets

September 6, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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Join Ithaca hip-hop favorites Gunpoets to close out the CFCU Summer Concert Series in style on September 6th. Since the band formed in 2008, their energized fan base has helped propel them to the top of the Central New York music scene. Gunpoets have become staples at regional festivals such as the Finger Lakes GrassRoots Festival and the Great Blue Heron Music Festival. Over the band's eight years together, they have also become in-demand headliners at clubs and concert series across the…

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November 2018

Plaid Friday

November 23, 2018
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Plaid Friday, a celebration of downtown’s diverse and creative local and independent businesses and a reminder to shoppers to show support for downtown’s business owners who rely on their dollars to continue to provide their goods and services to the community. Plaid Friday is tamer and much more pleasurable alternative shopping experience when compared to the day’s national big-box shopping frenzy known as Black Friday where crowds of people stampede through the stores looking for deals on merchandise that are…

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Shift Your Shopping Weekend in Downtown

November 23, 2018
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One event on November 24, 2018 at 12:00 am

One event on November 26, 2018 at 12:00 am

Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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The holiday shopping season is upon us, and Downtown Ithaca will kick off this special time of year by presenting Shift Your Shopping Weekend. Three fun themed shopping days where many of downtown’s locally owned and operated specialty shops and businesses will offer special deals, contests, activities, demonstrations, cider tastings, and more to their customers. These 3 days are Plaid Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cider Monday! Enjoy Free Parking on the streets & in the garages during Shift Your…

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Shift Your Shopping Weekend in Downtown

November 24, 2018
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One event on November 24, 2018 at 12:00 am

One event on November 26, 2018 at 12:00 am

Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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The holiday shopping season is upon us, and Downtown Ithaca will kick off this special time of year by presenting Shift Your Shopping Weekend. Three fun themed shopping days where many of downtown’s locally owned and operated specialty shops and businesses will offer special deals, contests, activities, demonstrations, cider tastings, and more to their customers. These 3 days are Plaid Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cider Monday! Enjoy Free Parking on the streets & in the garages during Shift Your…

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Cider Monday

November 26, 2018
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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Cider Monday is tasty alternative to Cyber Monday.

During Cider Monday, visitors who come downtown to shop inside brick-and-mortar retail stores around the district can enjoy perks like complimentary cider while they shop for gifts, smiling faces, personalized customer service, complimentary gift wrapping, special offers and special cider tastings by local cider makers.

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Shift Your Shopping Weekend in Downtown

November 26, 2018
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One event on November 24, 2018 at 12:00 am

One event on November 26, 2018 at 12:00 am

Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
Shift Your Shopping image

The holiday shopping season is upon us, and Downtown Ithaca will kick off this special time of year by presenting Shift Your Shopping Weekend. Three fun themed shopping days where many of downtown’s locally owned and operated specialty shops and businesses will offer special deals, contests, activities, demonstrations, cider tastings, and more to their customers. These 3 days are Plaid Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cider Monday! Enjoy Free Parking on the streets & in the garages during Shift Your…

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December 2018

12th Annual Downtown Ithaca Ice Festival

December 6, 2018 - December 8, 2018
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One event on December 6, 2018 at 5:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2018 at 5:00 pm

One event on December 8, 2018 at 9:00 am

Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Ice Fest is an annual tradition in Downtown Ithaca! What holiday season would be complete without a celebration of cold weather and cold weather sports...like Ice Carving and a Chowder Cook Off! Click here for more information about Ice Fest

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12th Annual Downtown Ithaca Ice Festival

December 6, 2018 @ 9:00 am - December 9, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
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One event on December 6, 2018 at 5:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2018 at 5:00 pm

One event on December 8, 2018 at 9:00 am

Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Ice Fest is an annual tradition in Downtown Ithaca! What holiday season would be complete without a celebration of cold weather and cold weather sports...like Ice Carving and a Chowder Cook Off! Click here for more information about Ice Fest

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12th Annual Downtown Ithaca Ice Festival

December 6, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - December 8, 2018 @ 9:00 pm
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One event on December 6, 2018 at 5:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2018 at 5:00 pm

One event on December 8, 2018 at 9:00 am

Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Ice Fest is an annual tradition in Downtown Ithaca! What holiday season would be complete without a celebration of cold weather and cold weather sports...like Ice Carving and a Chowder Cook Off! Click here for more information about Ice Fest

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12th Annual Downtown Ithaca Ice Festival

December 6, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on December 6, 2018 at 5:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2018 at 5:00 pm

One event on December 8, 2018 at 9:00 am

Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Ice Fest is an annual tradition in Downtown Ithaca! What holiday season would be complete without a celebration of cold weather and cold weather sports...like Ice Carving and a Chowder Cook Off! Click here for more information about Ice Fest

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12th Annual Downtown Ithaca Ice Festival

December 7, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - December 9, 2018 @ 9:00 pm
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One event on December 6, 2018 at 5:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2018 at 5:00 pm

One event on December 8, 2018 at 9:00 am

Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Ice Fest is an annual tradition in Downtown Ithaca! What holiday season would be complete without a celebration of cold weather and cold weather sports...like Ice Carving and a Chowder Cook Off! Click here for more information about Ice Fest

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12th Annual Downtown Ithaca Ice Festival

December 8, 2018 @ 9:00 am - December 11, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
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One event on December 6, 2018 at 5:00 pm

One event on December 7, 2018 at 5:00 pm

One event on December 8, 2018 at 9:00 am

Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Ice Fest is an annual tradition in Downtown Ithaca! What holiday season would be complete without a celebration of cold weather and cold weather sports...like Ice Carving and a Chowder Cook Off! Click here for more information about Ice Fest

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April 2019

2019 Ithaca Fashion Week presented by Tompkins Trust Company

April 8, 2019 - April 13, 2019
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Now in its 2nd year, Ithaca Fashion Week presented by Tompkins Trust Company is weeklong set of activities celebrating the diversity of style and fashion in Ithaca. Pop-up shops, fashion shows, receptions and evening events will happen throughout the week and feature a variety of niche styles from ready-to-wear, handmade, vintage, or sustainable to youth and adult, men's and women's styles, too. This year, we are especially excited to partner with local-makers and designers to highlight the fashion creators in…

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June 2019

CFCU 2019 Summer Concert Series

June 20, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Summers in downtown are simply the best way to relax and unwind, especially Thursday evenings at the CFCU Summer Concert Series that kicks off June 20th at the Bernie Milton Pavilion stage in Bank Alley on the Ithaca Commons! The series is a FREE outdoor concert series open to the public held every Thursday evening from 6-8pm, June 20th – September 12th (with a brief hiatus the week of 4th of July).  

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CFCU 2019 Summer Concert Series

June 27, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Summers in downtown are simply the best way to relax and unwind, especially Thursday evenings at the CFCU Summer Concert Series that kicks off June 20th at the Bernie Milton Pavilion stage in Bank Alley on the Ithaca Commons! The series is a FREE outdoor concert series open to the public held every Thursday evening from 6-8pm, June 20th – September 12th (with a brief hiatus the week of 4th of July).  

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July 2019

CFCU 2019 Summer Concert Series

July 11, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Summers in downtown are simply the best way to relax and unwind, especially Thursday evenings at the CFCU Summer Concert Series that kicks off June 20th at the Bernie Milton Pavilion stage in Bank Alley on the Ithaca Commons! The series is a FREE outdoor concert series open to the public held every Thursday evening from 6-8pm, June 20th – September 12th (with a brief hiatus the week of 4th of July).  

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CFCU 2019 Summer Concert Series

July 18, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Summers in downtown are simply the best way to relax and unwind, especially Thursday evenings at the CFCU Summer Concert Series that kicks off June 20th at the Bernie Milton Pavilion stage in Bank Alley on the Ithaca Commons! The series is a FREE outdoor concert series open to the public held every Thursday evening from 6-8pm, June 20th – September 12th (with a brief hiatus the week of 4th of July).  

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Downtown Ithaca Employee Appreciation Week

July 22, 2019 - July 26, 2019
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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Downtown Ithaca Employee Appreciation Week is a week when we honor the exceptional employees hard at work downtown.  Throughout the week there are all sorts of great deals, treats, and fun things for downtown employees to do culminating in the wildly popular and deceptively competitive Office Worker Olympics.  Teams are already practicing their rubber band archery and paperclip chains as you read this! Downtown Employee Discount Cards Enjoy perks of working downtown like special deals for working and shopping Downtown! …

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2019 Weekend Summer Sale

July 25, 2019 - July 28, 2019
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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Mark your calendars! Set a smartphone reminder! Downtown Ithaca’s Weekend Summer Sale is coming up Thursday, July 26th through Sunday, July 29th. Refresh your summer style with summer closeout apparel and accessories. Score some great deals on artists’ seconds inside galleries and gift shops. Not sure where to park, valet your car at the Hilton Garden Inn or Ithaca Marriott and they’ll take care of it for you. Participating Shops and Special Summer Savings: Coming Soon!  

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CFCU 2019 Summer Concert Series

July 25, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until September 12, 2019

Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Summers in downtown are simply the best way to relax and unwind, especially Thursday evenings at the CFCU Summer Concert Series that kicks off June 20th at the Bernie Milton Pavilion stage in Bank Alley on the Ithaca Commons! The series is a FREE outdoor concert series open to the public held every Thursday evening from 6-8pm, June 20th – September 12th (with a brief hiatus the week of 4th of July).  

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August 2019

CFCU 2019 Summer Concert Series

August 1, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Summers in downtown are simply the best way to relax and unwind, especially Thursday evenings at the CFCU Summer Concert Series that kicks off June 20th at the Bernie Milton Pavilion stage in Bank Alley on the Ithaca Commons! The series is a FREE outdoor concert series open to the public held every Thursday evening from 6-8pm, June 20th – September 12th (with a brief hiatus the week of 4th of July).  

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2019 Art in the Air Exhibit – Opening Reception

August 2, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
Free

Join us this Friday evening at 5:30pm in Bank Alley at 5:30pm during Gallery Night Ithaca presented by Tompkins Trust Company to celebrate the opening of the 2019 Art in the Air Exhibit.  This banner installation includes 12 banners on light poles on the North side of the Ithaca Commons.  Earlier in the year we hosted a community-wide contest for local artists and members to submit photos, paintings, drawings, sketches that fit the theme of "People." From over 200 submissions,…

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CFCU 2019 Summer Concert Series

August 8, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Summers in downtown are simply the best way to relax and unwind, especially Thursday evenings at the CFCU Summer Concert Series that kicks off June 20th at the Bernie Milton Pavilion stage in Bank Alley on the Ithaca Commons! The series is a FREE outdoor concert series open to the public held every Thursday evening from 6-8pm, June 20th – September 12th (with a brief hiatus the week of 4th of July).  

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CFCU 2019 Summer Concert Series

August 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until September 12, 2019

Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Summers in downtown are simply the best way to relax and unwind, especially Thursday evenings at the CFCU Summer Concert Series that kicks off June 20th at the Bernie Milton Pavilion stage in Bank Alley on the Ithaca Commons! The series is a FREE outdoor concert series open to the public held every Thursday evening from 6-8pm, June 20th – September 12th (with a brief hiatus the week of 4th of July).  

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CFCU 2019 Summer Concert Series

August 22, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until September 12, 2019

Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Summers in downtown are simply the best way to relax and unwind, especially Thursday evenings at the CFCU Summer Concert Series that kicks off June 20th at the Bernie Milton Pavilion stage in Bank Alley on the Ithaca Commons! The series is a FREE outdoor concert series open to the public held every Thursday evening from 6-8pm, June 20th – September 12th (with a brief hiatus the week of 4th of July).  

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CFCU 2019 Summer Concert Series

August 29, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until September 12, 2019

Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Summers in downtown are simply the best way to relax and unwind, especially Thursday evenings at the CFCU Summer Concert Series that kicks off June 20th at the Bernie Milton Pavilion stage in Bank Alley on the Ithaca Commons! The series is a FREE outdoor concert series open to the public held every Thursday evening from 6-8pm, June 20th – September 12th (with a brief hiatus the week of 4th of July).  

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September 2019

CFCU 2019 Summer Concert Series

September 5, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until September 12, 2019

Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Summers in downtown are simply the best way to relax and unwind, especially Thursday evenings at the CFCU Summer Concert Series that kicks off June 20th at the Bernie Milton Pavilion stage in Bank Alley on the Ithaca Commons! The series is a FREE outdoor concert series open to the public held every Thursday evening from 6-8pm, June 20th – September 12th (with a brief hiatus the week of 4th of July).  

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CFCU 2019 Summer Concert Series

September 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until September 12, 2019

Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Summers in downtown are simply the best way to relax and unwind, especially Thursday evenings at the CFCU Summer Concert Series that kicks off June 20th at the Bernie Milton Pavilion stage in Bank Alley on the Ithaca Commons! The series is a FREE outdoor concert series open to the public held every Thursday evening from 6-8pm, June 20th – September 12th (with a brief hiatus the week of 4th of July).  

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December 2019

Santa's Arrival in Downtown Ithaca

Santa’s Arrival in Downtown Ithaca

December 8, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Join us in this annual tradition of welcoming Santa to Downtown Ithaca! Santa's Schedule: 11:00am: Enjoy a lively dance performance by The Next Jennaration 11:30am: Fall Creek Brass Band will get our toes tapping as we prepare for Santa's arrival 12:00pm: Santa and his elves will rappel down from the roof of Center Ithaca onto Trolley Circle! 12:15pm - 3:00pm: Santa will head inside for photos (FREE, please bring your camera) 1:00pm - 1:45pm: Enjoy a musical performance by Ithaca Talent Education inside…

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February 2020

Winter Recess: Ithaca Loves Teachers Festival

February 14 @ 8:30 am - February 23 @ 5:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
Free

RELAX, REFRESH and RENEW among friends in a city built on education! The Ithaca Loves Teachers Festival, now in its 15th year, is a celebration of preK-12 public educators and school district employees. The greater Ithaca, NY community will come together for a week to show appreciation for educators with entertainment, activities, family fun and discounts throughout Tompkins County. Look forward to special discounts on lodging, spa services, meals and so much more. The Festival is presented by Visions Federal Credit Union and organized…

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April 2020

POSTPONED: Ithaca Fashion Week

April 20 @ 10:00 am - April 24 @ 8:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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Free

Ithaca Fashion Week has been postponed until further notice. We will be working with our local businesses to reschedule Ithaca Fashion Week to another point in time this year. We apologize for the inconvenience and look forward to a healthy return to business in the coming weeks. Please shop for local fashion from our downtown businesses through their online shops. ________About the Event_____ Fashion Week, a six-day celebration of fashion crafted by local emerging designers, boutiques, hairstylists, makeup artists, models,…

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Spring Writes Literacy Festival

April 30 @ 8:00 am - May 3 @ 5:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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June 2020

BITE of Ithaca

June 15 @ 11:00 am - June 20 @ 8:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
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July 2020

CFCU Downtown Ithaca Summer Concert Series Presents: Luke G. & The Candyhearts

July 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
Luke G. & The Candyhearts band image

On July 9, Luke G & the Candyhearts will kick off the CFCU Downtown Ithaca Summer Concert Series by transporting viewers to a decade that never was, with echoes of 1950s doo-wop & rock 'n' roll, but a time and place that is altogether new. Despite the name, there's no saccharine in the Candyhearts; just unrefined sonic truth, barely hinged, desperate to make memories & make the people move. The Candyhearts are lead guitarist Jason Shegogue, drummer Liam Summers, & upright…

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CFCU Downtown Ithaca Summer Concert Series presents: The Empire Kings & Mr. McBean

July 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States
The Empire Kings

On July 16, The Empire Kings will perform at CFCU Downtown Ithaca Summer Concert Series with Mr. McBean opening.  The Empire Kings is a Hip-Hop group based in Ithaca N.Y. The artists include Ave Mack, Dj Cdz Nutz, Shido, and Izzy B. The group takes pride in being a clear illustration of hip-hop culture from music to art. They describe their versatile music as songs about current events in our broken world that make you want to dance. Their performance features the classic two turntables and a microphone.  Mr. McBean is Ithaca-based rapper, producer and co-founder of our local label, Smacked Records.

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CFCU Downtown Ithaca Summer Concert Series presents: The Notorious String Busters with Mijail Martínez and the Cantina Ramblers

July 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

On July 30th, The Notorious String Busters along with Mijail Martínez and the Cantina Ramblers will perform at the CFCU Downtown Ithaca Summer Concert Series being broadcast virtually from the stage at the State Theatre of Ithaca.

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August 2020

CFCU Downtown Ithaca Summer Concert Series presents Fall Creek Brass Band

August 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

On Thursday, August 6th, the Fall Creek Brass Band performs at the CFCU Downtown Ithaca Summer Concert Series being broadcast virtually from the stage at the State Theatre of Ithaca.

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Dine Out Downtown

August 12 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

Join The Tompkins Chamber and co-host Downtown Ithaca Alliance as we present Dine Out Downtown Ithaca. In lieu of a virtual Business After Hours, the Chamber & DIA invite you to patronize restaurants and stores of your choice Downtown, on The Commons, and in Press Bay Alley on Wednesday, August 12th from 5:00 - 8:00 pm! We encourage those who can, to come to see their Chamber/business friends and network from afar with an experience more interesting than Zoom at our desks. Tables…

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CFCU Downtown Ithaca Summer Concert Series presents La Llorona and The Illium Works

August 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

On Thursday, August 13th, Terrapin Station performs at the CFCU Downtown Ithaca Summer Concert Series being broadcast virtually from the stage at the State Theatre of Ithaca.

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CFCU Downtown Ithaca Summer Concert Series Presents Maddy Walsh & The Blind Spots

August 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

On Thursday, August 27th, Maddy Walsh & The Blind Spots will perform at the CFCU Downtown Ithaca Summer Concert Series that is being broadcast online from the stage at the State Theatre of Ithaca.

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September 2020

CFCU Downtown Ithaca Summer Concert Series Presents The Comb Down

September 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

On September 3rd, The Comb Down will perform at the CFCU Downtown Ithaca Summer Concert Series being broadcast online from the stage at the State Theatre of Ithaca.

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CFCU Downtown Ithaca Summer Concert Series Presents Swamp Kids

September 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

On September 17th, Swamp Kids will perform at the CFCU Downtown Ithaca Summer Concert Series being broadcast online from the State Theatre of Ithaca.

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October 2020

Read Local ~ Celebrating Ithaca’s Abundance of Books!

October 1 - October 31
Downtown Ithaca, 171 E. State St.
Ithaca, 14850 United States

What better time than Fall to start getting cozy with good books? Read Local invites you to harvest all your books locally throughout the month of October!  Join us by participating in celebrating Ithaca's abundance of books and all the shelves where you can find them! Shop at Odyssey Bookstore, Buffalo Street Books, Autumn Leaves Used Books, Comics for Collectors, and many other downtown businesses to purchase your reading materials. Plus, stop by the Tompkins County Public Library to find…

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