Whether you’re coming to visit for an afternoon or an extended stay, Downtown Mt. Pleasant offers a break from the ordinary. With magnificent shopping, unique cultural attractions and scenic parks, make Downtown Mt. Pleasant your destination!
Downtown Mt. Pleasant boasts over 135 businesses that include remarkable specialty shops, art galleries, excellent and eclectic dining establishments, bars and bistros. Here you’ll find big city amenities with small-town service and charm.
Downtown Mt. Pleasant is centrally located in the city of Mt. Pleasant and is bordered by the picturesque Chippewa River. Two of Mt. Pleasant’s most scenic parks, Island Park and Nelson Park, are also located downtown offering a local trail system with a variety of nature trails and cycling paths.
Downtown is host to many local events and is the gathering place for Mt. Pleasant residents and visitors alike.
Festivals and Events
In the summer months, you’ll find the Farmers’ Markets every Thursday and Saturday, the Max and Emily’s Summer Concert Series, Thrilling Thursday’s, the Downtown Car Show, Movies by Moonlight and the annual Mt. Pleasant Craft Beer Festival in June.
In the fall, kids trick-or-treat at Downtown businesses at the annual Pumpkin Promenade in October, the ladies get out and shop with friends at the annual Ladies Night Out in November, and your dollars help the local economy when you shop in Downtown on Small Business Saturday to kick off the holiday shopping season.
The year closes with the annual Mt. Pleasant Christmas Celebration which includes pancakes with Santa and his reindeer, carolers and musicians playing throughout downtown, children’s activities and it ends with the popular lighted Christmas parade.
In between the regular festivals and remarkable downtown shops, there are hidden pockets of the world. For every season, there’s a reason to be in Downtown Mt. Pleasant.
111 E. Broadway
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858 US