Upcoming Events & Mtgs

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

Dec. 2017
Dec. 1, Holiday parade and tree lighting, 6 to 7 pm with the best viewing along First Street
Dec. 1, Community Sing Along at St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, 7 pm
Dec. 2, FREE Wagon Rides downtown, 11 am to 3 pm (pick up on the corner of 2nd and Grand Ave.)
Dec. 4, Laramie Main Street and Economic Vitality Team (DDA) joint board mtg., 4:30 to 6:30 pm at City Council Chambers at 4th and Ivinson
Dec. 5, ORG Team meeting to distribute holiday cards, noon at 207 Grand
Dec. 5, Design Team meeting at 4:30 pm at 207 Grand Avenue to discuss design guidelines, Third Street and holiday lights
Dec. 7, Laramie Public Art Coalition mtg. at the Rec Center, 3 to 5 pm
Dec. 9, FREE Wagon Rides downtown, 11 am to 3 pm
Dec. 10 - 12, ENDOW executive council meeting in Laramie (schedule TBA)
Dec. 14, Laramie Beautification mtg., 3 pm at the Laramie Chamber offices
Dec. 15, Crowdfunding meeting with the Local Crowd, 8:30 am at 207 Grand
Dec. 16, FREE Wagon Rides downtown, 11 am to 3 pm
Dec. 16, Santa Palooza in the First Street Plaza. 2 to 4 pm. Reindeer games, photos with Santa, hot chocolate and a holiday movie with the City of Laramie Parks and Rec department. 

January 2018
Jan. 3, Joint meeting with Laramie Jubilee Days to discuss carnival and downtown events, 9 am at Night Heron
Jan. 4, Laramie Public Art Coalition mtg. at 3 pm at the Rec Center
Jan. 8, LMSA board meeting, 4:30 pm at 207 Grand Avenue
Jan. 10, Economic Vitality Team mtg., 4:30 pm at 207 Grand Avenue
Jan. 16, Organization Team mtg, noon at 207 Grand Ave.
Jan. 18, Third Street update with LCBA Business Properties committee, 8:30 am at the LCBA office

3, 2, 1 … Third Street!

The Third Street plan, that will ultimately lead to improvements along the corridor in 2021, that was produced by Laramie Main Street and adopted by City of Laramie with support from WYDOT in the summer of 2017. We are currently working on plans/designs for gateway medians and wayfinding signage.

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

After receiving a $3M grant from the Wyoming Business Council in January 2017, 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 the spring of 2018.

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

Our contractor is GH Phipps of Wyoming and our architects are Arete Design Group out of Sheridan.

For more information, Trey Sherwood at downtownlaramie@gmail.com

Events

Saturday, November 25, 2017

9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Friday, December 1, 2017

6 to 6:30 pm

Saturday, October 27, 2018

11 am to 1 pm