Downtown Gainesville

So Much, So Close

Located in the heart of the business district, downtown Gainesville is home to a number of boutique and second-generation specialty stores, a wide variety of restaurants, entertainment and a vibrant downtown nightlife. 

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  1. Christmas on Green Street


    Secure your spot in the Christmas on Green Street Parade Dec. 4 Additional Info...


    Submit Squarecrows on the Square applications now Additional Info...
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  4. history hunt spotlight

    Entertain your inner sleuth

    Discover historical facts along Main Street Gainesville’s self-guided walking tour Additional Info...
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    Explore Public Art

    Take a stroll and walk off those holiday meals while hunting for art around the community. Additional Info...
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Support Downtown

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Gift Certificates

Support local businesses by purchasing Main Street Money. Spend this local currency at more than 25 stores and restaurants in historic downtown Gainesville.

Visit the Main Street Money page to learn more.

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Community Events

Main Street Gainesville is a division of the Gainesville Convention & Visitors Bureau that focuses on economic activity in historic downtown Gainesville. Get involved: learn more about event sponsorship and membership opportunities!

Download the Official Visitors Map