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Downtown Toledo is alive with an atmosphere of growth as businesses continue to open, our professional sports teams have award-winning atmospheres, new residents walk our sidewalks and our artistic communities bring cultural celebrations. This is where you can keep in-touch and up-to-date with it all. Check back in regularly for all the latest goings on in our city’s center.

  Downtown Toledo is a great location for unique and fascinating photo opportunities in our region.  The variety of landscapes and architecture makes downtown a “one-stop-shop” for local photographers.  Recently, we focused on the numerous photographable doors available just footsteps away.  From rustic to elegant, modern to vintage - the choices are endless.  Whatever colo ...

  Downtown Toledo Master Plan Wins 2017 Ohio Planning Award   TOLEDO, Ohio, September 28, 2017 — The Downtown Toledo Master Plan has been awarded a 2017 Ohio Planning Award from The Ohio Chapter of the American Planning Association (APA Ohio). In the category of Comprehensive Planning/Large Jurisdiction, the award recognizes the collaborative efforts of the 22nd Century Com ...

  Downtown Toledo embraces the notion that yoga is a practice for everybody, and offers three very different locations for yogis, anywhere from beginner to advanced, to practice. Each studio offers a unique setting, skilled instructors and a variety of classes to choose from. The Space is a relaxed and friendly environment offering yoga, dance classes and meditation ranging f ...

We’re excited that one of our restaurants has signed a 20-year lease.  Focaccia’s Delicatessen and HCR/ManorCare are committed to working together and bringing downtown workers, residents and visitors great deli offerings and Maddie and Belle Coffee Roasters at the Summit St location. Focaccia’s is owned by downtown restauranteur Ed Beczynski and his son Travis.  They also own ...

  The ProMedica Summer Concert Series begins on July 21 with the Toledo Symphony Orchestra, in collaboration with Crystal Bowersox and Calysta Bevier, in Promenade Park. These are free community concerts to celebrate the end of the work week with family and friends while you listen to great music, eat delicious food and enjoy the outdoors. “The revitalization of Downtown just ...

  Brim House will offer classic American cuisine consisting of grilled and roasted meats, fresh fish, small plates and hearty salads with modern twists. An open kitchen, lively bar and soft lounge seating will provide a unique atmosphere. The bar will pull from Midwestern brews and ingredients for a state of the art craft beer and cocktail program coupled with a top notch wine ...

  The Maritime Academy of Toledo (TMAT) has been a part of Downtown Toledo educating children grades 5-12 since 2010. TMAT helps students develop the skills they need for the next stage of their lives. The school’s hands-on curriculum blends traditional courses with specialized maritime courses, giving students a diverse education that prepares them for enrollment in a traditi ...

  Downtown Toledo kicks-off the holiday with hometown hero Robert Easter Jr. defending his 135-pound title against Russian southpaw Denis Shafikov. The matches begin at 6:30 p.m. with Robert expected to fight around 9:15 p.m. Some fun facts:                   Easter                 Shafikov Record       19-0-0                   38-2-1 KOs            14 (74%)               ...

  Cities with a vibrant core create differentiating value. The recent Downtown Toledo renaissance has sustaining momentum. The growth and enthusiasm are contagious. New living spaces fill as quickly as they are built. The diversity of our sports teams, events, restaurants and retail attract nearly 3 million visitors annually. One-in-five people in Toledo work Downtown where 8 ...

Mary Dalby’s family was always on the water, so her purchase of the Sandpiper in 1992 was no surprise. After 24 years of ownership, Mary has become a downtown legend, entertaining passengers of all ages with her passion for Toledo, knowledge of the Maumee River and her legendary humor. This year, Mary is retiring and will pass the helm of the Sandpiper Boat to new owners, Paul ...

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The Downtown Toledo Improvement District is a 501(c) (3) special assessment district created by downtown property owners to provide benefits within a defined 40-block area. DTID furnishes enhanced maintenance, safety, marketing and economic development services above and beyond those provided by the City and County.

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Downtown Toledo Improvement District 
300 Madison Ave #0110
Toledo, OH 43604

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