Be Part of
The Movement

Anyone and everyone who is interested in seeing downtown Elizabethton thrive are welcome to be a part of Main Street Elizabethton! You don’t have to be a downtown resident or business owner to get involved. Everyone who values the importance of a strong and revitalized downtown is welcome to be a part of the movement.

There are many ways to get involved and bring your expertise to the organization. Whether you enjoy marketing and special events, seeing new businesses come downtown, or appreciating the details of design in flower boxes or signage, there is a place for everyone to get plugged in!

Membership Benefits

There are many benefits to being a Main Street Elizabethton member. Some of these benefits include:

  • Influence over the aesthetics and atmosphere of downtown Elizabethton
  • Vital role in continuing to build successful businesses in Elizabethton
  • Opportunity to participate in beneficial partnerships
  • Promotion on Main Street Elizabethton social media channels
  • Listings in local promotional and advertising material
  • Monthly members-only meetings
  • Annual members-only social event
  • Support from dedicated staff members and advisory board members
  • Access to important information and news affecting downtown Elizabethton

In addition, each member has the opportunity to share their voice by getting involved with one of our five working committees:

Organization

Create a strong foundation for a sustainable revitalization effort, including cultivating partnerships, community involvement, and resources for the district.

Design

Supports the community’s transformation by enhancing the physical and visual
elements of downtown while capitalizing on the unique assets that set the commercial district apart.

Promotions

Positions the downtown as the center of the community and hub of economic
activity, while creating a positive image that showcases a community’s unique characteristics.

Economic Vitality

Focuses on capital, incentives, and other economic and financial tools to assist new and existing businesses, catalyze property development, and create a supportive environment for entrepreneurs and innovators that drive the local economy.

Merchants

Open to all downtown business and property owners, the Merchants Committee is a perfect starting point to learn about what is going on downtown, network with other business owners and find other ways to get involved with Main Street Elizabethton.

Main Street Elizabethton is proud to be a Main Street America program!

Investment Opportunity

There are a variety of ways to invest in Downtown Elizabethton. Get connected if you have an interest in buying property, renting, or new construction. Contact Courtney Washburn, Main Street Elizabethton Director, with any questions to learn more about current public and private investment opportunities within our Main Street district.  

For additional ways to get involved in downtown and Main Street Elizabethton, contact:

Courtney Bean, Main Street Director
cbean@cityofelizabethton.org
423-213-0090