The Dalles Main Street Program supports Downtown The Dalles as a great place for locals and visitors alike to spend time and do business! The Dalles downtown has a lot to offer from business services to restaurants to retail stores.
The Dalles, Oregon
The downtown area is also a recognized Historic Commercial District by the National Register of Historic Places. There are several murals that can be found on various downtown buildings which add color and history to the area. There is lots to see during a leisurely stroll through Historic Downtown The Dalles! Come visit!
Check out these great pictures of the displays our favorite history ladies set up about the history of cycling in The Dalles! Oh, and we’re still at it-did you know that The Dalles is ranked #3 for number of bike friendly businesses in Oregon?
Get ready to be inspired! Make new connections and get new tools to keep your downtown vibrant and competitive in today’s market. The 2014 Oregon Main Street Conference will offer proven ideas and strategies for preservation-based revitalization that is relevant to rural, mid-sized, and urban communities. This conference is a great way to look at the “big picture” of downtown revitalization by discovering fresh ideas and learning numerous ways to turn your historic downtown or neighborhood commercial district into a bustling center of activity. Sessions cover a variety of topics for both beginners and those with experience. The format includes walking tours, lectures, and networking time. Join us for this very special, one-of-a-kind conference!
September 22nd, 2014
At The Dalles Civic Auditorium
A $5 donation is requested at the door
Each of the organizations below will be coming to talk about trends, changes, incentives, and programs related to energy and energy efficiency in commercial and residential spaces related spaces. Participants are welcome to attend select or all sessions select sessions
8:00am: Opening Remarks and Introductions
8:15am: Oregon Department of Energy
9:15am: Northern Wasco County PUD
10:15am: Urban Renewal Agency
11:00am: Restore Oregon
1:00pm: Energy Trust of Oregon
2:00pm: Field Visits
Looking for some great things to do downtown? Want to know what our local businesses have to offer? The Dalles Mainstreet is creating a series of videos that will give these answers. Here’s our latest on Rivertap.