Join us for the Downtown Mash Up on Sept. 15th!

Thanks to everyone who came out for the Mash Up on Sept. 15th! We couldn't do it without the support of our co-sponsors, UW Athletics and title sponsor, Toyota of Laramie. 

In addition, our annual fundraiser received generous support from the following awesome local businesses:

Toyota of Laramie, Blue Federal Credit Union, Rocky Mountain Power, Premier Bone and Joint, Pepsi/Wyoming Beverage, D&L Music, Laramie LightsWyoming Public Media, Crowbar and Grill, Lovejoy's Bar & Grill, Altitude Chophouse & Brewery, Third Street Bar, Stitches Acute Care Center, L-ECS, UniWyo, First Interstate Bank, Laramie GM Auto, Pence and MacMillan, Fremont Electric, BioLife, Big Hollow Food Coop, ANB, Back of the Wagon, Eagle Plumbing & Heating, Alsco, Hamaker Excavation, Bloedorn Lumber, First American Title, Cook and Associates, Remax/Kelly Cooksey, Corthell & King, Western States Bank, Campus Crest/The Verge, The Fly Store, Mountain West Farm Bureau, Security First Bank, ACM, Adventure Jeep Dodge Ram and West Inc.

Funds raised support the organization’s mission to preserve historic downtown Laramie while enhancing its economic and social vitality. LMSA is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit.

Upcoming Events & Mtgs

For a list of social events and happenings downtown, click here!

Sept. 2017
Sept. 20 - 22 - Wyoming Working Together economic development conference in Laramie
Sept. 21 - Beautification mtg., 3 pm at the chamber offices
Sept. 22 - Laramie Farmer's Market, 3 to 7 pm, 2nd and Grand Ave.
Sept. 25 - Big Event planning mtg., 9:30 am at the historic train depot
Sept. 25 - Design Team mtg. 4:30 pm at 207 Grand Avenue 
Sept. 26, ORG mtg., noon at 207 Grand Ave.
Sept. 28 - Bike Rack mtg., 8:30 am at Night Heron
Sept. 29 - Small Business Saturday planning mtg., 8:30 at Night Heron
Sept. 29 - UW Family Weekend, Public Art Tour, 4 pm leaving from the Pedal House
Sept. 29 - LAST FARMERS MARKET OF THE SEASON!!! 3 to 7 pm at 2nd & Grand
Sept. 30 - Race to the Tetons through downtown,

October 2017
Oct. 2 - Laramie Main Street board mtg., 4:30 to 6:30 pm at 207 Grand Ave.
Oct. 5 - Laramie Public Art Coalition mtg., 3 pm at the Rec Center
Oct. 12 - Small Business Saturday clinic for businesses, 8 am at Cowgirl Yarn
Oct. 19 - Laramie Beautification mtg., 3 pm at the Laramie Chamber Business Alliance office
Oct. 21 - the Big Event - UW student community service day and volunteer appreciation BBQ with live music at the historic train depot, 9 am to 3 pm
Oct. 28 - Homecoming parade, 9 to 11 am
Oct. 28 - Scaramie, trick or treat, noon to 2 pm

3, 2, 1 … Third Street!

The Third Street plan, that will ultimately lead to improvements along the corridor in 2020, that was produced by LMSA and adopted by City of Laramie with support from WYDOT in the summer of 2017. 

Click here to see a summary of the improvements.

Click here to read the addendum recommended by WYDOT.

Click here to download the plan. 

Empress Redevelopment Project

SUMMER UPDATE: We have a DESIGN and have gone out to bid! A groundbreaking was hosted at 112 S. 2nd Street on June 26 at 3 pm with foundation starting June 28. Completion is tentatively scheduled for Feb. 2018.

The Albany County Tourism Board has set up a webcam here to watch construction LIVE! 

APRIL UPDATE: With funds in place from the Wyoming Business Council, Laramie Main Street, the City of Laramie and Big Hollow Food Coop had a kickoff meeting with our contractor, GH Phipps and Arete Design Group, our architect team to create a vision for the building. 

For more information, Trey Sherwood at email


Friday, September 22, 2017

3 to 7 PM

Friday, September 29, 2017

6:00 PM

Saturday, October 28, 2017

11 am to 1 pm