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Downtown Ithaca Commons

Explore Downtown Ithaca

Downtown Ithaca Commons

Explore the Downtown Ithaca Commons

Visit the award-winning Downtown Ithaca Commons. A four-block pedestrian shopping area with over 100 unique shops, restaurants, street vendors & street entertainers; adjacent to Cornell University & Ithaca College. The Commons hosts year round events and festivals in the heart of downtown Ithaca. Also home to the legendary Moosewood Restaurant (famous for its vegetarian menu and its bestselling cookbooks).

You will also find much to explore in downtown Ithaca beyond the Commons. You will see public art throughout Ithaca as you walk around downtown. Don't miss Press Bay Alley or Ithaca's vibrant west end district.

Downtown Ithaca Chili Cook Off

Things to Do in the Commons

Events in the Commons

  • Restaurant Week Ithaca
  • Free Summer Concerts in the Ithaca Commons
  • Annual Downtown Ithaca Apple Harvest Festival
  • Annual Chili Festival and Winterfest
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