Latest Downtown News

Indoor Farmers Market

  The Downtown Neighborhood Association, Shared Harvest Food Cooperative and Advocate Sherman Hospital have teamed together to bring the community an Indoor Farmers Market. Shop a wide selection of HEALTHFUL, LOCALLY GROWN and HOMEMADE foods and personal care products from a variety of vendors. Including: Trogg’s Hollow Windy Acres Crafts Smart Cookie Baker Three Bees Butter & […]

Upcoming Downtown Elgin Business and Property Owners Meetings

Downtown Elgin Property Owners Meeting All downtown Elgin Property Owners are invited to attend these regularly scheduled meetings that are customized just for you! The group discusses topics that are specific to property owners in Elgin’s central business district. At every meeting, updates are given on the potential for a Special Service Area (SSA) for […]

Be in the Know on Everything Downtown Elgin!

      Do you receive the Downtown Neighborhood Association’s e-newsletters, the “Top10” and the “Weekend Reminder“?  If not, you could be missing out on all the activities, events, dining and shopping specials and happenings in downtown Elgin! Each week the Top10 and Weekend Reminder delivers the goods, so don’t be in the dark any […]

Busker Guidelines for Elgin, IL

ELGIN BUSKING GUIDELINES – 2016 Downtown Elgin welcomes buskers to perform in and about town.  We just ask that you follow some simple guidelines. What is Busking? A busker is considered to be an entertainer who is actively providing a public performance in the public space in exchange for a donation. Busking is defined as playing […]