From Jayhawk jewelry to togs for travel, enchiladas to escargot, downtown can indulge your every whim. The variety among retailers and restaurants is endless, to please shoppers and diners of all ages.
Downtown Lawrence Farmers Market
Lawrence City Band Summer Concerts
Summer Brown Bag Concert Series
Final Fridays in Downtown Lawrence
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Thursday, May 28th
1020 Mass. St.
Join us for a night of up close and personal busker action with all the biggest and best acts of the festival!
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Friday, May 29th
5:30pm – begins in the lobby of the Lawrence Arts Center
940 New Hampshire
Links to tour map and brochure are here!
Lawrence’s Hometown Wheeled-Art Parade
Friday, May 29 and Saturday, May 30
Pre-Parade Block Party, Friday 5 – 9 pm
Parade: Saturday 12 pm, Mass. from 10th to 7th
Bold and brazen, buskers are incredible street performers who provide jaw-dropping entertainment.
May 29-June 1, 2015
Downtown Lawrence including Massachusetts Street, 7th Street and 8th Street between Mass. and New Hampshire
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Summer Reading Kick Off!
Saturday, May 30, 10am-12pm
Lawrence Public Library
707 Vermont St
We made yet another top 10 list! Those of you looking for jobs now that you’re graduating might think about staying here! Click here to see what other cities made the list.May 15th, 2015
Well we are certainly on a roll! Downtown Lawrence has been named to three more top 10 lists in the past weeks!
Culturetrip.com 10 Best Restaurants in Kansas – 4 are in Downtown Lawrence.
Intelligent travel on Nationalgeographic.com – #1 on Top Tour Slam-Dunk College Towns during March Madness.
Collegeranker.com – #2 College Town to Live in Forever!
Read more about these honors and link to the articles here!March 16th, 2015
Well, we’ve done it again. Lawrence was just named #9 in the “20 Coolest Towns in the US” by Matador Network! Why are we so cool? Read more about it here!February 25th, 2015