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Make a Difference Day

A BIG thanks to all of the volunteers who helped make downtown Lancaster sparkle this past Saturday, October 25th!

Click here to view the pictures!

Be sure to stop by the Canal Place Senior Apartments, located at 107 S. Columbus St., during Trick-or-Treat on Thursday, October 30th for extra sweets and treats!!

aHa!, located at 315 S. Broad Street, will be hosting their 2014 Halloween Party from 4pm-6pm on Friday, October 31st! They will being doing various activities like pin the tail on the cat, Halloween bowling, goo gloop fun, spider making and  stencil painting. They will also be giving away little prizes and drawing for their winner of the candy guessing game. Come dressed up and ready for fun!!!

Art & Clay on Main, located at 150 W. Main Street, will be hosting their first annual FAMILY MONSTER MASH from 6pm-10pm on Friday, October 31st! Enjoy Family Karaoke, Free Treats, Studio Discounts, Prizes and More!

The Lodge in Lancaster, LLC., located at 129 E Main St,
will be hosting their Halloween Party on Friday, October 31st from 7pm-12am! There will be a costume contest, drink specials, and live music featuring Mike Ingram, The Goldberrys, and The Shonk Brothers!

Why did the ghost go to The Lodge in Lancaster?
For the boos!

See you there!

Downtown Lancaster Seeks Executive Director

Click HERE for job description. 

There are currently only 12 tickets left for The Cornucopia Tour that begins at 5:30pm! Get yours today while you still can!

Join the U.S. Small Business Administration for a FREE webinar that delves into what the healthcare law means for Ohio small businesses! Topics being discussed include:
  • Small business tax credits
  • Who's eligible for them and how to claim them
  • Ohio Marketplace update/Shared responsibility/Cost containment
  • Workplace wellness programs and their benefits
  • Tools and resources

Click here for complete details! 

***Downtown Holiday Decorations Fundraiser***
Through fundraising efforts we have purchased 26 new decorations which will add HOLIDAY SPARKLE to downtown! We are doing one last push to raise money before we  place another order. 

Please consider donating so we can purchase even more!  
Click below to see the new decorations! 

Snowflake                    Donate                        Wreath

Downtown Available Properties
listing now available in map form.
Click here to view and click on symbols for full description of each property.
Please do not hesitate to contact us with questions about bringing your business here or investing in downtown real estate. Downtown SID property owners, let us know if you have a listing! Call (740)653-8251



$ More Funding for FNB Downtown Loan Program! $


In October of 2013, Fairfield National Bank announced the offering of $1,000,000 committed for loans to property owners and those interested in purchasing commercial buildings in downtown Lancaster. FNB is pleased to announce that the original $1,000,000 has been committed to borrowers and the bank is offering another $1,000,000 available for qualified projects. Qualified projects must include improvements to the exterior fašade, but the projects can also include interior improvements. For more information, contact Scott Reed 740.681.8213

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