Ithaca Downtown Commons: Shopping, Dining and Entertainment

Ithaca Downtown Commons is a pedestrian paradise adjacent to Cornell University & Ithaca College. Explore a four-block shopping area filled with unique shops and restaurants, along with vendors, street entertainers and year-round festivals and events. Go to a show at the State Theatre of Ithaca. Grab a seat and unwind in the beating heart of the community. With a chili cook-off, free summer concerts and the yearly Ithaca Apple Harvest Festival, this bustling hotspot is the place to shop, dine and celebrate.


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  • Ithaca Apple Harvest Festival
  • Chili Cook-Off
  • Ithaca Festival


  • Shopping
  • Festivals
  • Dining
  • Street Performers
  • Live Music
  • Theaters