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2013 bannersMainStreet Cleveland is a non profit organization dedicated to the revitalization and promotion of historic downtown Cleveland, Tennessee.

Cleveland, TN has a proud heritage going back more than 160 years. It’s a fun place to visit and a great place to live. With so much to do and enjoy, everyone feels at home in Downtown Cleveland.

An accredited Tennessee Main Street Community since 1990, downtown Cleveland has more to offer - more activities, more shops, more homes, more offices and more life.

MainStreet Cleveland is composed of dedicated citizens, business owners, government officials and other friends who recognize the important role a vital downtown plays in preserving and furthering our community's identity, spirit and economy.

WELCOME NEW BUSINESSES:

Pumpkin Pie Children’s Boutique Owned by Hollie Prueitt, located at 243 Inman Street, E just down from Catch Bar & Grille. This unique children’s store specializes in boutique clothing and accessories at affordable prices.  

Bienestra CBD is now open at 50 1st Street, NE.  Owners Robin & Sean Stascheit invite you to the retail shop for a great variety of all your CBD needs, there’s even product lines for your pets. Open 10 am – 7 pm.   

AR Workshop Cleveland is now open. Mainstreet members may use the discount code MAINSTREET15 to pre-register for our upcoming workshops and receive $15 off*. The schedule can be found at arworkshop.com/clevelandtn/#schedule

*This discount is valid thru March 31, 2019 and not valid on our specialty workshops.         

The Back Alley Gallery
Visit the Back Alley Gallery and view the public art display by local artists. The main location of Back Alley Gallery is in alley behind Craigmiles Hall, a half block east of Ocoee Street across from the Courthouse. A second location is on Broad Street just south of Gardner's Market.

The Back Alley Gallery has transformed these unused alley spaces with art, lights, and plants. Doorways mounted on the walls in the alley frame selected works of art. The doors will open to reveal works of art hidden within the frame.

Check it out today and open the door to Art! Funding for this project was by the Lyndhurst Foundation.

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The December 2019 Membership Meeting will be the Annual MainStreet Christmas Party, hosted by Bank of Cleveland, December 4th from 5 - 8 pm.


Join us for a Classic Christmas in Downtown Cleveland!

Friday, Dec. 6th - 6 P.M.
Carols in the City & Lighting of
the Community Christmas Tree.

The Community Tree Lighting Festivities begin at the Post Office on Broad Street. Santa Claus will be on hand to light the giant tree beside the front steps.

Reverse Caroling - You’re sure to find it a heart warming experience as you enjoy choral performances at historic downtown churches and other key sites.

Visit with Santa Claus from 6:15 to 8:00 P.M. in the Bandstand at the Courthouse Plaza. Bring your
camera for great photo opportunities.

Saturday, Dec. 7th - 6 P.M.
MainStreet Cleveland’s
Annual Christmas Parade. (Entry Form)

Don’t miss one of Cleveland’s most popular traditions. The Christmas Parade departs from Bradley Central High School and travels north on South Lee Highway to 3rd Street, north on Ocoee Street around the monuments, south on Broad Street, right on Inman Street, south on Keith Street and back to the school.

Sunday, Dec. 8th - 3 P.M.
A Classic Christmas Concert.

3:00 P.M. is the time to enjoy the 30th annual Classic Christmas Concert at Lee University’s Conn Center. This is a free event but tickets are required. Call 614-8240 for ticket information.


MainStreet Property Enhancement Grants - Round 2

MainStreet Cleveland is excited to announce Round 2 of the MainStreet Property Enhancement Grant.   MainStreet Cleveland is proud to offer micro grants to provide support to building owners and tenants as part of our ongoing revitalization efforts. 

Click here for more information. Deadline to apply for the grant is December 6, 2019 with grantee awards announced on December 19, 2019.

Get Your Copy of the New Downtown Shopping & Dining Guide!

The new Downtown Shopping & Dining Guide is here! Pick one up at your favorite downtown shop or restaurant. Or click below for a pdf copy.


Mainstreet Cleveland Announces
Pet Friendly Downtown



Downtown Building Inventory GIF Map.

Introducing a great new interactive map for downtown building inventory. Using GIS mapping, at a glance you can see property status and with a simple click you can see more detail for each property. It's a great way to find your downtown business opportunity!

Downtown Cleveland Events

Downtown Dine Around - Spring 2020

MainStreet Cruise-In - The 4th Saturday of each month, April - October- 1 to 6 p.m.

April 25, 2020   Aug. 22, 2020
May 23, 2020   Sept. 26, 2020
June 27, 2020   Oct. 24, 2020
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Friday Festivals - June - July 2020
Fridays from 7-9:30 p.m. at the Courthouse Square

Downtown Farmer's Market - June - Aug. 2020
Thursdays from 3-6 p.m. at the Old Wollen Mill

Cleveland Apple Festival - Mid-Oct. 2020
Visit clevelandapplefestival.org for more information

Halloween Block Party - Friday, Oct. 31, 2020

A Classic Christmas in Cleveland featuring the Downtown Christmas Parade & more - Dec. 6 - 8, 2019. Click here for Parade Entry Form


MainStreet Cruise-In
Join us during the 2020 Cruise-In season. This year it celebrates the 19th anniversary of this monthly event held around the Courthouse Square. The very popular car show attracts an average of more than 500 classic cars and special interest vehicles to our downtown.

Fourth Saturday of Each Month, April - October from 1 to 6 p.m. One of the best cruise-ins around. Held in downtown Cleveland, Tennessee around the courthouse. There is no entry fee to exhibit a vehicle or attend the cruise-in and it is open to all vehicles – antique, classic, muscle, street rods, and special interest.

Contact Randy Howard (423-421-6356) or visit the Cruise-In website for more information.


Shop Your Downtown Merchants...

  • AR Workshop Cleveland
  • Bienestar CBD
  • Checkered Past Revamped Furniture
  • Church Street Candle Company
  • Cleveland Creative Arts Guild
  • Consign It
  • Downtown Wig Studio
  • Element Womens Boutique
  • Ever-After Bridal & Formal Wear
  • Express Athletics
  • Glassworks - Kim Currin Creations
    Gallery & Studio
  • Haskell Interiors
  • Hardwick & Company
  • Hyderhangout - Quilt Fabric & More
  • Joe Rodgers Office Supply
  • Meagher & Meagher Furniture
  • Musuem Center Store
  • Ocoee Cigars
  • Project:Free2Fly
  • Pumpkin Pie Childrens Boutique
  • Stamper's Furniture
  • Stems at Five Points
  • Terra Running Company
  • The Bench Jeweler
  • The Downtown Dog Wash
  • The Red Ribbon
  • The Small Town Girl Boutique
  • Trailhead Bicycle Co.
  • What-A-Hat

Restaurants & Dining Options

The Museum Center at 5ive Points tells the story of the Ocoee Region through dynamic exhibits, creative programming, and local arts and crafts available for purchase in our Museum Store that feature local artists within a 150-mile radius. Our temporary gallery features rotating exhibits that highlight regional and national treasures while our permanent exhibit tells the story of Cleveland and Bradley County. We engage visitors of all ages through classes, lectures, camps, and demonstrations throughout the year. Visit museumcenter.org to find out more.

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