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Upcoming Events

Arts Night Out

Friday, November 5th

Arts Night Out is a local evening arts event presented by the Arts Council of Greater Lansing that pairs artists and creatives with Old Town area businesses and shops to create an evening of pop-up arts and culture surprises for a full evening of fun for the whole family. You don't want to miss it! Are you a local artist, musician or creator who wants to collaborate with local businesses, get your work seen and ...

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14th annual Scrooge Scramble 5K Run/Walk

Saturday, December 4th

The Old Town Commercial Association will host its 14th annual Scrooge Scramble 5K Run/Walk on the Lansing River Trail to benefit the Old Town Commercial Association on Dec. 4, 2021 at 9 a.m. This is a family friendly event and a great chance to get outdoors. All walkers and runners are welcome! Packet pick up to receive your beanies and finisher medals will be available on Friday, December 3 from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. and on Saturday, December ...

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Old Town Scrooge Scramble 5K

Saturday, December 4th

Join us in person for our 14th Annual Scrooge Scramble! Get out and enjoy the Lansing River Trail with your family and friends.  Sign up today at https://runsignup.com/Race/MI/Lansing/ScroogeScramble Watch our Facebook event page for updated information.

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Second Friday Shop Hop

Friday, December 10th

Second Friday Shop Hop is designed to introduce, or even reintroduce attendees to the vast array of small businesses creating the character of our community.  Small businesses are the heart and soul of communities.  With the reopening of Michigan, the Retailers of Old Town want to invite you to rediscover all that Old Town Lansing has to offer.  We invite you to attend our Second Friday Shop Hop from 5-8 pm each month with participating ...

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Old Town offers unique experiences through special events, incredible people, eclectic shops and a rich history.

Discover Old Town

The Old Town Commercial Association (OTCA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the revitalization of Lansing’s Old Town through socioeconomic development, promoting Old Town and its businesses, historic preservation, business recruitment, community outreach, and educating the public through our exciting walking tours. Rich and vibrant streetscapes provide a gateway to our livable, walkable and family-friendly community. Residents of Old Town and surrounding neighborhoods are invested and engaged in the success of the Old Town community.

News

October 16, 2021

OTCA seeks Executive Director

The Old Town Commercial Association seeks an executive director to lead the continued growth and revitalization of Old Town, Lansing. Details on the job and how to apply are below. The mission of the Old Town Commercial Association is to maintain a vibrant business community in Lansing’s historic Old Town district by providing services and [...]

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September 15, 2021

HUGE BUILDERS RUMMAGE SALE!

HUGE BUILDERS RUMMAGE SALE! Wed Sept 9/22- Sun 9/26. 9am – 7:30pm Attention Property Managers, house flippers, DIY’ers, Handymen and craftsmen! HUGE EXCESS REMODELING INVENTORY, BUILDING MATERIALS & TOOLS SALE! New & used display cabinets, moldings, trims, counters and vanity tops of all material levels. Granite/Quartz & solid surface remnants, hardwoods & doors. Plumbing & [...]

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June 29, 2021

Sarah Elizabeth Wallace’s Dia del León! CD Release Festival

Sarah Elizabeth Wallace, is a local professional musician who desires to bring renewed hope to the Lansing area with the release of her full original album “canciones totales del león” (Total Songs of the Lion) by creating a festival day, Dia del León For Release: Contact: Sarah Wallace (517) 896-8478 sarahew2001@yahoo.com Sarah Elizabeth Wallace's Dia [...]

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May 13, 2021

Tulips & Vibes are Blooming

For Release: Contact: Mike Marriott (631) 882-1195 theartspromoter@gmail.com Tulips & Vibes are Blooming The Artist’s Umbrella Presents Vibes in Bloom: The 40,000 Tulip Show Friday, May 21st, 2021 at 7:00pm Outdoor Space behind Urban Beat in Old Town Lansing (Lansing, MI) – Michigan’s Premiere Variety Show returns on Friday, May 21st, 2021 at 7pm. The Artist’s [...]

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August 2, 2020

Canceled Events

Several Old Town Festivals canceled due to COVID ArtFeast  Old Town Commercial Association has made the difficult decision to cancel ArtFeast 2020 scheduled for August 22. We appreciate your understanding and are looking forward to hosting ArtFeast again in 2021. If you are interested in being a vendor in 2021, please stay tuned on both [...]

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