Shop Downtown East Lansing!
Make the pledge to shop local in Downtown East Lansing! With more than 185 businesses, downtown East Lansing offers a wide range of retail and dining options.
Downtown Gift Cards
Residents and visitors can purchase Downtown East Lansing gift cards to be used at participating downtown businesses and City of East Lansing parking ramps!
Paint the Aves
Paint the Aves is a window painting competition in which MSU student organization groups partner with downtown businesses to paint a portion of their business windows with a homecoming-related theme.
East Lansing Photo Contest Show us what you love most about East Lansing by submitting up to five photos taken in the community during any of its four seasons! Winning photos will be featured in City of East Lansing marketing pieces. Winners will also receive gift card prizes! *There is a special downtown East Lansing contest category this year!