Improving and promoting downtown Carbondale, Illinois since 1989.






Click here to find out what is going on in downtown Carbondale.




Learn more about our new Downtown Design Center! For more information, click here.

The photos from the Fourth Friday Fair: Fall Harvest are done!

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To purchase the full resolution image, make sure to contact our office at:


(618) 529-8040

Carbondale Main Street is proud to help improve and promote the downtown district of Carbondale, Illinois.  We as an organization are a resource for the businesses in our district. We offer design assistance grants and promotional tools for all of our retail locations, restaurants, offices, etc.  We also plan and help to coordinate all of the special events in downtown.

If you are a Downtown business owner, a Carbondale resident, or a visitor to the Capital of Southern Illinois, please feel free to take advantage of what our district offers.

We’ll see you Downtown!

                                -Meghan Cole, Executive Director



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What downtown business will you be at for the count down?
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Get your NYE reservations into your favorite downtown restaurant. End the year supporting downtown businesses!
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All you need is a little caffeine to help get you through you first day back to the office after the holidays. Stop by your favorite downtown coffee shops for a pick me up! #carbondaleproud ... See MoreSee Less

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Merry Christmas!
From: The Carbondale Main Street Team
To: YOU!
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Carbondale Main Street office will be closed Christmas Eve & Christmas.
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Java Fest is still happening! We will be in Artspace 304 until 12:00pm. Come taste coffee samples from @CristaudosCafe, @longbranchcafe, and more!

There's ONE WEEK LEFT to VOTE! Go to the link below and vote for Carbondale! #carbondaleproud

Congrats to our #cdaleBOTW Home2 Suites by Hilton! They're a new arrival to Carbondale and are located right on Illinois Avenue! #carbondaleproud

Remember, this is where you can get a ticket for free admission into the after party at @trescarbondale! #carbondaleproud

Mark your calendars, it’s tomorrow from 6-9pm! We can’t wait to see you there! #carbondaleproud

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