2015 Membership Campaign is released!

Join us in strengthening our downtown core. Partner with La Grande Main Street Downtown to help your business and create a beautiful and functional downtown. See all the benefits you get by becoming a member by clicking the following link: LGMSDMembershipLeaflet

Not a business owner, but still want to support La Grande’s downtown? Invest in your own home. Become a community supporter for just $25: LGMSDCommunityLeaflet

Payments are easy! Just click on the PayPal link on the right column of our website. Payment plans can be arranged. Call the office to set up a payment plan.

4th Quarterly Business Development Workshop

Don’t forget to register for our 4th Quarterly Business Development Workshop on Wednesday, December 10th from 7-9 AM in the Upper Room at the Marketplace – 1101 Washington Ave
FREE for Main Street members, and breakfast is included. $10 for non members!

Simple Tools to Increase Your Sales
Led by: Red Cross Drug Store Front End Manager; Deana Travis
You will learn low cost ways to increase your retail sales through store layout, physical elements of your store and window displays, merchandising, and promotions. Just in time for the holiday season! RSVP via email or phone by December 8th to director@lagrandemainstreet.org, or call 541.963.1223.


Small Business Saturday in La Grande

It feels like Christmas at the Main Street Office! For those who haven’t heard, LGMSD is getting behind Small Business Saturday this year. Member businesses – if you agree to participate, LGMSD will give you a bunch of swag to use on Small Business Saturday – November 29th (check your emails for more info)! We’ve got awesome bags designed by Rebecca Minkoff, doggy bandanas, pens, pins, stickers, banners, balloons, posters, window decals, even door mats! And community members, stay posted for details on our fun raffle done through all our participating businesses!

Meet our Newest Intern

Meet our newest intern, Julie Esquibel! Julie is looking forward to graduating in June from EOU with a double concentration in digital design and film under the Media Arts and Communications major. Her interests include streaming and playing video games, watching and making movies, and rooting for her favorite sports teams. She works part time for the Theatre Box Office on campus. Julie is helping us with the design of our Membership campaign and membership package. She will also work on a digital version of our membership package on our website. Thank you Julie!Julie