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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Pen Pal Program Kicked Off

Emporia Place residents are hoping for some special mail this holiday season. The assisted living...
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Soldier Care Package Drive

Each year Emporia Main Street works with members of the Freedom Fest committee to send...
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Veterans Banner Placements

Each year the City of Emporia and Emporia State University Facility crews help Emporia Main...
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Emporia Makes Front Page of Wall Street Journal.

Click the following link for complete article. https://www.wsj.com/articles/americas-main-street-revival-goes-into-reverse-cutting-a-small-town-lifeline-11601833783?fbclid=IwAR3VigHZolGQ8N3UuLlBYY2hky7DWLWqgq_aHupRAbb4p408wtUwfo0apAs

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Newman Regional Health Employees Receive Heartfelt Thank You

Red Line Truck Lines gives gift to say Thank You! Emporia, KS – The Emporia Main Street Office was packed with a special Thanksgiving feeling this week as over 50 gift...

The 2020 Holiday Season in Emporia

I know this sounds a little repetitive, but holiday events are a little different this year. With so much change in the world, we wanted to let you know what...

New data on consumer and economic behavior projections

It's the question we are continually asked by businesses and consumers: "when will this all be over?". We have to consistently remind people that the prognostications about the end of...

Trick or Treat Downtown

This event will look A LOT different than years past The Emporia Main Street Board of Directors met this past Wednesday during our regularly scheduled board meeting (the first and...

Mask Up for Trick or Treat downtown on October 31st.

The Emporia Main Street Board of Directors met this past Wednesday during our regularly scheduled board meeting (the first and third Wednesday's of every month). One of the agenda items...

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We always like to share the impact our programs make on the community! We recently started 2 senior pen pal programs and received these phots of residents at Sunflower Care Homes opening mail. To get involved in the program click the link: emporiamainstreet.com/events/emporia-place-pen-pal-program/ ... See MoreSee Less

We always like to share the impact our programs make on the community! We recently started 2 senior pen pal programs and received these phots of residents at Sunflower Care Homes opening mail. To get involved in the program click the link: https://emporiamainstreet.com/events/emporia-place-pen-pal-program/Image attachment
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