Downtown News and Blog

March 01, 2022

COMING SOON: ROOFTOP BARS

ON THE STREET  The other day Pago on Main had a ½ hour wait for lunch. Sad face, right? But in this case, we’re happy for them–having a busy lunch service downtown means people are returning to their offices–and that is great news for the urban core’s retail and F&B outlets. As the kids say, “this is going to be Gucci…”West Quarter is the massive development on the block of Royal Wood Office Plaza (btw, even when new, there was nothing royal about it). Construction is happening in phases, but eventually there will be residential, retail, restaurants, and in…

 

April 15, 2022

State of Downtown 2022

Join us to celebrate downtown and the creators who are making it vibrant, prosperous, and…
March 07, 2022

Ten Downtown Coffee Shops We Love

A couple of years ago I wrote a piece celebrating the arrival of coffee’s third…
February 02, 2022

GROOVE at GALLIVAN

Ice Skate Disco: sizzling DJ vibes on the ice at Gallivan Center! Social Antidote, Bandah,…
January 11, 2022

ON THE STREET | JANUARY

The Downtown class of 2021 is in the books, and we are impressed with the…
December 17, 2021

Magical Objects: GLOW Garden at Gallivan

If you happened to visit downtown’s Gallivan Center Plaza last winter, you likely came across…
December 09, 2021

GLOW at Gallivan

The Downtown Alliance is adding a layer of holiday magic to the Gallivan Plaza with…
December 01, 2021

ON THE STREET | DECEMBER

Christmas is several weeks away, but a few anticipated presents will be unveiled this week!…
November 12, 2021

Best Fall Cocktails in Downtown

“Let’s meet downtown for a drink” is the opening line in an endless number of…
October 28, 2021

ON THE STREET | NOVEMBER

We’re not playing favorites, really, but we’re over the moon for Martine’s plan to reopen.…