Welcome to Downtown Elon!

Put down roots in Downtown Elon!

We are excited to have you in our downtown. Founded in 1893, Elon is home to Elon University, which creates an exciting, lively vibe.

A small town with big amenities, we hope you enjoy the many restaurants and shops in our downtown.

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Downtown Events

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Santa Fun Fest
Dec 04, 2021
5:00 PM EST
W College Avenue
Elon, NC 27244
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Downtown Elon is the heart of the Town of Elon.


Home to Elon University, our downtown is alive with great food, live music, and a lively atmosphere.

Join us on a journey exploring all that Downtown Elon has to offer.

As a Main Street America™ Accredited program, Downtown Elon is a recognized leading program among the national network of more than 1,200 neighborhoods and communities who share both a commitment to creating high-quality places and to building stronger communities through preservation-based economic development.

*All Main Street America™ Accredited programs meet a set of National Accreditation Standards of Performance as outlined by the National Main Street Center.

Town of Elon is a North Carolina Main Street Community, designated by the NC Department of Commerce and Main Street & Rural Planning Center. Downtown Elon is charged with administering the program at the local level and building a public-private partnership to spur economic development in partnership with the state agency.

Join us in Downtown Elon. Your destination for good food, good shops, and good times.

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