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.

Announcements

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Save The Date!

Celebrate our 30th Anniversary on July 30th! Meeting. Music. Beer Garden. Food Trucks. Moonlight Madness!...
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Register Now for the 2021-22 Membership Year!

Click https://emporiamainstreet.com/join/become-a-member/ to register!
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More Cowbell

Need a cowbell for Unbound Gravel week? Stop by 727 Commercial Street (our office) and...
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Schedule of Events for Unbound Gravel

Click here: https://www.unboundgravel.com/schedule/#1622564200494-184fedba-a178

Latest articles

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#VaxToNormal

The Greater Emporia Area Disaster Relief Fund (GEADRF) is excited to announce the #VaxToNormal campaign. In partnership with Newman Regional Health and Lyon County Public Health, the GEADRF is working...

Emporia Main Street designated as an accredited Main Street program for 2021

Emporia Main Street has been designated as an accredited Main Street™ program for meeting rigorous performance standards. Each year, Main Street America and its partners announce the list of accredited...

Preparing for UNBOUND

We will see a huge influx of gravel riders into Emporia next week for the Unbound Cycling Event. While some travel restrictions will limit a bit of participation, we will...

What is next in the realm of Community and Economic Development?

During the National Main Street Conference, we had the opportunity to listen to a variety of different speakers and researchers tracking changes in community and economic development cultures. Understanding those...

How Can You Help-A Push For Collaboration!

We have just made it through DDO week, which is the first "major" event held in Emporia since October of 2019. We shook some rust off, greeted guests, and promoted...

Upcoming Events

Jun 24 , 2021
6:00 pm
Sep 11 , 2021
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sep 25 , 2021
6:30 pm

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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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Number of volunteer hours contributed each year

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