Midnight Madness

Come shop at all your favorite local shops for Midnight Madness on July 20th from 8pm-12am! Special promotions and discounts at each location! For a list of participating locations, click HERE




We are all Extreme Athletes during Summerfest! Get ready for food, fun, games….and BEER!

For more info click HERE


26th Annual Meeting. Tuesday, July 25th at noon.

Upstairs at Twin Rivers, 627 Commercial. Meeting includes lunch, election of 2017-2018 officers and presentation of awards.

For more details and to purchase tickets, click HERE

Welcome Back Block Party Logo

Welcome Back Block Party

The Welcome Back Students Block Party will be held Monday, August 21st, 2017 from 6pm to 8:00pm in the 1000 and 1100 Blocks of Commercial Street. Booths of Main Street member businesses line the sides of Commercial Street with games, prizes and activities for hundreds of ESU and FHTC Students and general community members. Emporia Main Street member businesses can sign up to showcase their businesses to the community, including ESU and FHTC Students and Faculty.

Veterans Banner Project

Emporia Main Street will hold a lottery drawing for 12 banner spots available for this year’s Veterans Banner project (2017) on July 1 in the Emporia Main Street office at 9:00 a.m.  We will live stream the drawing on the Emporia Main Street Facebook page.  Banners selected will submit additional information (picture) and payment by July 6th. Pictures in uniform are preferred in a high quality digital form. If you do not have a digital copy, please bring the picture to the Main Street office and we will digitize the photo and return it to you in an appropriate time frame.


Please return form by June 30th to Emporia Main Street 12 E. 5th, Emporia, KS 66801 or email back to [email protected]

Veterans Banner Form

Credit cards can be accepted. If you are selected during the banner raffle, you will have until July 6th to make your payment.

If payment is not secured, then you will be removed from the banner list and another sponsor will be offer the spot.

Bio Booklet

The latest version of the 2016 Veterans Bio Booklet   is live! Click the link to read about heroes and their journeys through thick and thin, all in the name of protecting our freedom!