Holiday Events

Downtown Shopping & Dining

Downtown Kalamazoo is home to 65 retail shops, 61 restaurants, 15 live music venues, 12 theaters, 7 art galleries and over 3,000 parking spots - more than all the area big box stores combined. Make Downtown a part of your summer plans and find unique gifts, experiences and local flavors that go beyond your expectations.


Free Parking Thursdays

Every Thursday December 1st – December 22nd

As a holiday gift from Central City Parking anyone parking in the Epic Ramp will not be charged for hourly parking all day every Thursday from December 1st – December 22nd.

Come down Eat, Shop Connect, and Be Jolly in Downtown Kalamazoo and get great parking too!


Follow @DowntownKalamazoo on Twitter and Instagram and share your downtown moments on the hashtag #onlydowntownkzoo. Show us what you do, where you eat, and where you shop!

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