Join us for the Downtown Mash Up on Sept. 15th!

The Laramie Main Street Alliance (LMSA) will host their annual fundraiser, the Downtown Mash Up on Friday, Sept. 15, 7 pm to 1 am with on-street entertainment, local food and drinks, live music and dancing.

Laramie Main Street is thrilled to be partnering with UW Athletics and Toyota of Laramie again this year to welcome students and fans downtown for the start of football season!

This year’s event, held the weekend the UW Cowboys play the Oregon Ducks at home with 6,000 attendees anticipated, feature’s musical headliner, the Jalan Crossland Band, with Boogie Woogers, the Tie Hack and Party Pros Entertainment. UW alum and Las Vegas magician John Rotellini will MC and perform street magic thanks to a partnership with Blue FCU.

The Downtown Mash Up is LMSA’s annual fundraising event and couldn't happen without the generous support of the following businesses:

Toyota of Laramie, Blue Federal Credit Union, Rocky Mountain Power, Premier Bone and Joint, Pepsi/Wyoming Beverage, D&L Music, Laramie LightsWyoming Public Media, Crowbar and Grill, Lovejoy's Bar & Grill, Altitude Chophouse & Brewery, Third Street Bar, Stitches Acute Care Center, L-ECS, UniWyo, First Interstate Bank, Laramie GM Auto, Pence and MacMillan, Fremont Electric, BioLife, Big Hollow Food Coop, ANB, Back of the Wagon, Eagle Plumbing & Heating, Alsco, Hamaker Excavation, Bloedorn Lumber, First American Title, Cook and Associates, Remax/Kelly Cooksey, Corthell & King, Western States Bank, Campus Crest/The Verge, The Fly Store, Mountain West Farm Bureau, Security First Bank, ACM, Adventure Jeep Dodge Ram and West Inc.

Funds raised support the organization’s mission to preserve historic downtown Laramie while enhancing its economic and social vitality. LMSA is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit.

Upcoming Events & Mtgs

For a list of social events and happenings downtown, click here!

August 2017
Aug. 19 - Evening at the Ivinsons: Puttin on the Ritz, fundraiser for the Laramie Plains Museum
Aug. 21 - Enjoy the ECLIPSE!
Aug. 22 - Outreach mtg. (ORG) at noon, 207 Grand Ave.
Aug. 25 - Laramie Farmer's Market, 3 to 7 pm at 2nd & Grand Ave.
Aug. 28 - Big Event planning mtg., 9:30 am at the historic train depot

Sept. 2017
Sept. 1 - Laramie Farmer's Market, 3 to 7 pm at 2nd & Grand Ave.
Sept. 3 - Forever Family Ride, bike rally
Sept. 6 - Downtown Development Authority mtg., 4:30 pm at 207 Grand
Sept. 7 - Laramie Public Art Coalition mtg., 3 pm at the Rec Center
Sept. 8 - Laramie Farmer's Market, 3 to 7 pm, 2nd & Grand Ave. 
Sept. 8 - 9 - Pop Up Art Walk and Nu2u street dance
Sept. 11 - Laramie Main Street board mtg., 4:30 pm at 207 Grand
Sept. 15 - Laramie Farmers Market, 2 to 7 pm and the Downtown Mash Up street dance, 7 to midnight
Sept. 19 - Economic Development work session with City Council, 6 pm at council chambers, 4th & Ivinson
Sept. 20 - 22 - Wyoming Working Together economic development conference in Laramie
Sept. 21 - Beautification mtg., 3 pm at the chamber offices
Sept. 22 - Laramie Farmer's Market, 3 to 7 pm, 2nd and Grand Ave.
Sept. 29 - UW Family Weekend, Public Art Tour, 4 pm leaving from the Pedal House
Sept. 29 - LAST FARMERS MARKET OF THE SEASON!!! 3 to 7 pm at 2nd & Grand
Sept. 30 - Race to the Tetons through downtown, details TBA

3, 2, 1 … Third Street!

The Third Street plan, that will ultimately lead to improvements along the corridor in 2020, that was produced by LMSA and adopted by City of Laramie with support from WYDOT in the summer of 2017. 

Click here to see a summary of the improvements.

Click here to read the addendum recommended by WYDOT.

Click here to download the plan. 

Empress Redevelopment Project

SUMMER UPDATE: We have a DESIGN and have gone out to bid! A groundbreaking was hosted at 112 S. 2nd Street on June 26 at 3 pm with foundation starting June 28. Completion is tentatively scheduled for Feb. 2018.

The Albany County Tourism Board has set up a webcam here to watch construction LIVE! 

APRIL UPDATE: With funds in place from the Wyoming Business Council, Laramie Main Street, the City of Laramie and Big Hollow Food Coop had a kickoff meeting with our contractor, GH Phipps and Arete Design Group, our architect team to create a vision for the building. 

For more information, Trey Sherwood at email


Friday, August 25, 2017

3 to 7 PM

Friday, August 25, 2017

6:00 PM

Sunday, September 3, 2017

11 am to 2 pm

Friday, September 15, 2017

7 pm - 1 am