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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.

MainStreet Minutes - Test your Cleveland knowledge. Watch this video series for interesting & fun facts about downtown Cleveland, featuring Mayor Emeritus Tom Rowland. 

Mainstreet Cleveland Announces Property Enhancement Grant Recipients

Downtown Building Inventory GIF Map.

Business Resources

There is a flood of new information coming out on COVID relief. These websites offer comprehensive information on the latest stimulus and recovery opportunities for your organizations:


Join us for a Classic Christmas in Downtown Cleveland! - Dec. 3, 4 & 5

A Classic Christmas in Cleveland - Click here for 2021 Entry Form - Enjoy the downtown lights and shop our local merchants. Christmas tree lighting Dec. 3 - Christmas parade Dec. 4, 2021

Shop Small. Win Big. All Downtown. - Our downtown shops are giving you a great opportunity to win a huge selection of prizes! Just visit 16 of the 24 participating downtown merchants between Nov. 26 and Dec. 4 and have them punch your entry card. After your 16th punch, turn in your card to any participating business and you’re in! Winner will be announced Dec. 7. More details here.

The 12 Dates for Christmas - Comming Soon!

Grand Prize is 14 $50 gift certificates from 14 downtown restaurants. Enter each time you visit a participating restaurant thru Dec. 22. Winner announced December 23, 2021

  • 5 Points Café
  • Biskit NV
  • Café Roma
  • Catch Bar & Grill
  • CBC Cleveland
  • Cleveland Coffee & Market
  • Fork and Spoon
  • Lasaters Coffee & Tea
  • Little Diner on 1st
  • Lupi’s Pizza Pies
  • Mash-n-Hops Craft Beers
  • Stack Southern Bistro
  • The Press
  • True at BHB

Downtown Cleveland Events

Downtown Dine Around - Spring 2022

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

April 23, 2022   Aug. 27, 2022
May 28, 2022   Sept. 24, 2022
June 25, 2022   Oct. 22, 2022
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Friday Festivals - June 2022
Fridays from 7-9:00 p.m. at First Street Square

Downtown Farmer's Market - June - Aug. 2022
Thursdays from 3-6 p.m. at the Old Wollen Mill

Cleveland Apple Festival - October 2022
Visit for more information

Downtown Halloween Block Party - Monday, Oct. 31, 2022 - Mars Wrigley is a generous sponsor and providing plenty of candy; they have been a tremendous supporter to the downtown Halloween block party for over 20 years. 

A Classic Christmas in Cleveland - Christmas tree lighting Dec. 3 - Christmas parade Dec. 4, 2021

MainStreet Cruise-In
Join us during the 2022 Cruise-In season. 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. 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.

Mainstreet Cleveland Announces
Pet Friendly Downtown

Shop Your Downtown
Merchants & Restaurants...

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.

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