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.
Last Friday of each month
On the last Friday of every month, hundreds of people stream in and out of galleries, restaurants, bars and coffee shops in pursuit of art and music. January’s event is jam packed with great art! Click above for all the latest info on Final Fridays events!
Thursday, April 23 – Sunday, April 26
10-50% off EVERYTHING in stock!!
Thursday, April 23-Sunday, April 26
The Etc. Shop
Stop in and help Miss Linda and her staff celebrate 35 years of business in Downtown Lawrence! They will have all kinds of special offers and goodies galore! Get your Brighton, Hobo, Italian charms, Chamilia charms, Trollbeads, and more!
Friday, April 24-Sunday April 26
Once again hobbs is the host of cool with this hula hoop inspired exhibit by artist Kim Kearne. Make it a stop on your Final Fridays route!
Saturday, May 2
Laugh Out Loud Family Zone
1000 Mass. – entrance on 10th St.
Join us for a FREE Fun night out to support CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates)!
Click here for more details!
Saturday, May 9, 2015
10am – 2pm
Watson Park, 7th & Kentucky
A dog-friendly run/walk that will culminate in a celebration at Watson Park!
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
Yes! We got another national recognition this week! Lawrence was named one of USA Today’s “Ten Best Dynamite Day Trips.” It’s such a great feeling when the rest of the country sees how great we have it here in the heartland. The article mentions several Lawrence hotspots as well as our great local businesses and of course Mass St.! Read the article here.February 6th, 2015