A thriving atmosphere for business, residents & visitors

We are an organization of over 200 local businesses and hundreds of volunteers, working together to build a vibrant and prosperous region, community, and downtown core.

A thriving atmosphere for business, residents & visitors

We are an organization of over 200 local businesses and hundreds of volunteers, working together to build a vibrant and properous region, community, and downtown core.

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24-25 Investorship Drive Happening NOW!

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Local Jobs Board

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3D Printing Class for Adults

Have you always wanted to know more about 3D printing, but not known where to...

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070124 Emporia Main Street mid year report

How are metrics looking half way through 2024?

Can you believe we are half way through 2024? As we gear up for an August through December run that is chalk full of initiatives, let's take a moment to...

Business & Organizational Evolution- How Are You Changing to Meet Different Needs?

It's interesting how seemingly unrelated fields can help us improve entrepreneurship. Small businesses are often cited as part of an "ecosystem" by modern business experts, and the reference to a...

Consumer Surveys: Determining your business strengths and weaknesses from the perspective of your customersConsumer Surveys:

Obtaining quality customer feedback can be difficult for businesses. Some customers will be less than honest in face to face feedback with businesses because they don't want to hurt someone's...

Summer Reset: Staff Training Focus for the Summer Months

The Emporia calendar is a little weird this year. We pushed through to May, and then saw a huge Cinco de Mayo/Dynamic Discs Open/La Grind event, followed by graduations, the...

Unbound Gravel Week

Unbound Gravel week is here, and both businesses and regional citizens are busy helping our guests get acclimated to our area. Below is the quick guide to what you need...

Upcoming Events

May 20 - Aug 13 , 2024
Jul 13 , 2024
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Jul 18 , 2024
5 pm - 9 pm
Sep 14 , 2024
7:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Thank You Emporia! We are honored to be named the Best Non-Profit in the Emporia Gazette Readers’ Choice Awards! Looking forward to moving our community forward this year! Kansas Main Street Main Street America ... See MoreSee Less

Thank You Emporia! We are honored to be named the Best Non-Profit in the Emporia Gazette Readers’ Choice Awards! Looking forward to moving our community forward this year! Kansas Main Street Main Street AmericaImage attachment

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Congratulations Emporia Main Street!👏 You Care!!!!👏

@Emporia Imaginarium is offering a Intro to 3D printing class for adults on July 15th! For more information and to enroll visit emporiaimaginarium.org/classes/ ... See MoreSee Less

@Emporia Imaginarium is offering a Intro to 3D printing class for adults on July 15th! For more information and to enroll visit https://emporiaimaginarium.org/classes/
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Our IMpact on Emporia Emporia Main Street's programs have a visible, measurable impact on our community.

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Local economic impact per year of Emporia Main Street initiatives

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Total investment in Downtown Emporia since 1991

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