The following is a republished press release from the Downtown Ithaca Alliance and NOT written by the Ithaca Voice … click here to submit community announcements directly to The Voice, or contact me at

ITHACA, NY – Downtown Ithaca’s annual four-day Summer Sales kicks off Thursday, July 28 with more than a dozen downtown shops hosting sidewalk sales and displaying discount racks or tables inside the stores throughout this special sales weekend.

The sale will be held during each stores regular hours. The event concludes on Sunday, July 31.

Shoppers should look for Big Summer Sale posters in storefront windows of participating stores to find great deals.

Participating stores include: 15 Steps, American Crafts by Robbie Dein, Amuse Modern Cottage Industry, Benjamin Peters, BodyGear, Book Sale Gallery (Adult Outlet), Finger Lakes Running & Triathlon, Handwork Cooperative Craft Store, Home Green Home, Homegrown Skateshop, Ithaca Sheepskin, Ithacamade, Narrative Space, Now You’re Cooking, One World Market, Schooley’s Jewelry, Sunny Days, Vintage Industry, and more.

Details regarding their discounts and other deals are available at

Michael Smith

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