For Downtown Merchants

The Downtown Management Board (DMB) promotes downtown East Lansing through a variety of marketing efforts, special downtown events and the various marketing campaigns. It also maintains Downtown East Lansing's website at

A number of opportunities for businesses within the downtown business district currently exist:

Downtown East Lansing website (
Businesses located within the downtown business district will be included in the Downtown East Lansing website. To make any changes to business listings, please email the DMB Coordinator.

Validated Parking
A 40% discount is available for merchants that validate customer parking. These validations are available for purchase in packs of 25 or through a billing program. Download Validation Parking for Downtown East Lansing (PDF) or call (517) 337-1277 for more information.

Downtown Business Cocktail Soirée
Hey, downtown East Lansing merchants! Let's celebrate the end of summer and let's celebrate you! The East Lansing Downtown Management Board is proud to host the first Downtown Business Cocktail Soirée. Learn more.