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Feel Good Fridays

Celebrating self-care and wellness. Feel Good Fridays is a new health and wellness initiative offering free or low-cost outdoor exercise classes to the Downtown Frederick community. We’ve partnered with local fitness, health and wellness organizations to bring you a variety of classes every Friday this month — all you have to do is show up! All classes […]

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Small Business Relief Grant

Downtown Frederick Partnership is thrilled to announce its new Main Street Small Business Relief Grant, which will award $251,681 to small businesses throughout Downtown Frederick. Applications are due by March 24: downtownfrederick.org/mainstreetgrant. All open retail, restaurant, craft beverage and personal service businesses located within the Partnership’s Downtown Frederick boundaries are eligible to apply. Grant dollars […]

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With Love, From Frederick ❤️

February is LOVE LOCAL month in Downtown Frederick! From special events and one-of-a-kind experiences — to unique gifts and handmade chocolates, Downtown Frederick knows how to do Valentine’s Day right. See what’s coming up this week, and let the countdown to V-Day begin! Love Letters for Local We know that loving local happens all year long, but this month […]

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Love Letters for Local

We’re declaring February LOVE LOCAL month for Downtown Frederick! We know that loving local happens all year long, but this month we want to shout it from the rooftops. As you’re out enjoying our beautiful downtown, stop and take a selfie with our new Heart on Market, or celebrate Love Local month with a Valentine’s Day classic — the Love […]

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How to Spend your Downtown Frederick Gift Card

How to Spend your Downtown Frederick Gift Card You got a Downtown Frederick Gift Card over the holidays, and now you’re wondering how to use it! With more than 190 businesses that accept the card, your options are basically limitless — but here are a few of our favorite suggestions to get you going. Our […]

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10 Reasons to Shop Early this Year

10 Reasons to Shop Early this Year This year has been more than a little challenging for everyone, but through it all — we’ve been reminded time and time again of how much we love this community, of how supportive people can be to one another and of how much our small businesses matter. The […]

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The Holidays in Downtown Frederick

Winter is one of the most magical times to visit Downtown Frederick, MD. Our walkable, historic downtown offers more than 200 independently-owned businesses to knock out that holiday shopping list, parking is FREE every weekend from Thanksgiving through News Years, and public health measures are in place to ensure your experience is safe and enjoyable. […]

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Shop Local Online this Holiday Season

Online shopping doesn’t have to mean going to Amazon. Click here to find out which of your favorite Downtown Frederick retailers offer online shopping. All of the convenience of shopping online, none of the guilt. Great for long-distance gift exchanges. Ship directly to your recipient. Click, shop and love local! Need more holiday shopping inspiration? Check out our 2020 Downtown Frederick Gift Guide […]

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