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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Welcome Back Student Block Party

Register now to be part of the fun! Must be an Emporia Main Street Member...
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#VaxToNormal

he Greater Emporia Area Disaster Relief Fund (GEADRF) is excited to announce the #VaxToNormal campaign....
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Get Vaccinated – Score a $10 Main Street Gift Card.

Everybody aged 12 and older is eligible to get a COVID-19 vaccination. Immunizations are available...
Jobs Board

Hiring? Looking For a Job?

Check out our new jobs boar listing. Post available jobs or check out part time/full...

Latest articles

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Stress Tests

When you and your staff have better coping strategies, you can avoid burnout We have all the elements of a perfect stress storm in work places right now. Businesses are...

Local Business to Offer Staffing Support

Emporia, KS – When the Pandemic hit, Misty Gardner (RN) found herself facing a professional and personal dilemma. Like others in her field, medical professionals were faced with grueling schedules and...

Preparing for Back to School Opportunities.

Summer is racing by and back to school is right around the corner, so it's not to soon to start planning for the school year. I know you are probably...

New Job Board for Gigs, Part-Time, Full-Time, and Freelancers!

Across multiple industries, organizational types, and work place sizes businesses, governmental entities, and nonprofits are struggling to fill positions. After some thoughtful consideration by the Emporia Main Street Board of...

#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...

Upcoming Events

Jul 30 - Jul 30 , 2021
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Jul 30 - Jul 30 , 2021
5 pm - 11 pm
Aug 23 , 2021
5:30 pm - 7:30 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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