Art in the Air 2017
Call for Artists and Creatives of all ages to compete in a fun banner design contest
Calling all artists and creatives… we want to see your art in the air! For the second year, the Downtown Ithaca Alliance is hosting Art in the Air, a sponsored season..
A little bit about Day Out in Downtown Ithaca:
Day Out in Downtown Ithaca is a fun-filled special monthly event geared towards the community's older population, providing them with an opportunity to spend a day downtown participating in educational and entertaining activities while discov..
Want to drive downtown and not worry about where to park?
Starting Thursday, March 2nd, valet parking is coming to Downtown Ithaca. The Downtown Ithaca Alliance (DIA) announced that a pilot valet parking program will be tested during the month of March.
The valet parking ..
Know when to pay to park and when to enjoy downtown without having to pay to park.
On weekends: Parking is free on the streets and in garages on Saturdays and Sundays except when special event parking rates apply.
During the Week: Parking is also FREE during the week from 8:0..
Check out the Participating Businesses HERE
See the Commons like never before in this new video by local video production company, Well Said Media.
Cinematic views from high & low of our new pedestrian mall & stunning shots of just SOME of the unique artwork & features that visitors can discover!
The City of Ithaca is announcing the availability of pre-paid, parking scratch-off cards for parking on the street. “We heard from many people that the parking pay machines are spaced too far apart, they are confusing to use, and the use of smartphones and payment apps are not for everyone...
On Monday, March 14, 2016, the Downtown Ithaca Alliance (DIA) hosted A Night on the Town-an evening of celebration, reflection, and recognition at the historic State Theatre of Ithaca (107 West State Street.)
The evening's keynote speaker was Hilary Greenberg, a nationally-recognized exp..
On Friday, March 25th at 4:00pm the Finger Lakes School of Massage (FLSM) will officially mark its move to the Ithaca Commons at 215 E. State St. A ribbon cutting ceremony will take place with FLSM staff, City of Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick, and other city officials in attendance. Immediately foll..
The Downtown Ithaca Alliance manages the Tompkins Festivals program assists tourism generating events in Tompkins County (NY) by providing free equipment rentals, technical assistance, and access to common information. The program is made possible by a grant from the Tompkins County Tourism Progr..
Did you take a family portrait at Tompkins Trust Company Family Fun Day during Commons Celebration Weekend? If so, click here to find and download your portrait! Portraits will be available to download starting Sunday, August 30th.
On March 25, 2015, City Hall released news that Tompkins Financial, parent company of the Tompkins Trust Company, has proposed to build a new headquarters building in downtown Ithaca. This project would consolidate many of the various Tompkins Financial operations under one roof and will provide ..