clicktogiveWe have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 1, people from around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give. Be a part of a global celebration of a new tradition of generosity. donate now

Lit Up and Local: A Month of Merriment

LIT UP AND LOCALLit Up and Local: A Month of Merriment, presented by Mimosa Studios, is a month-long series of holiday events on Alberta Street including a Living Tree Lighting, Get Lit, Gnome for the Holidays and Retail Happy Holidays.

Visit Alberta Street this holiday season and our local independent businesses.

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Small Business Seminar

Small Business Seminar

Eat for alberta street

Web Townshend's-Eat for Alberta StreetTownshend’s Alberta Street Teahouse (2223 NE Alberta Street) will host Eat Drink for Alberta Street on Friday, December 4, 2015. 10% of the proceeds from 2-8PM will benefit Alberta Main Street’s efforts in developing Alberta as a vibrant, creative, equitable and sustainable commercial corridor.
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Winter Volunteer Orientation

Fall Volunteer OrientationThurs, January 14, 2016, 6:30 – 8:30PM
Alberta Main Street, 1722 NE Alberta St.
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Make a difference in your community; get involved with Alberta Main Street. Volunteering with Alberta Main Street is a great way to make an impact in your community, gain experience in a variety of areas and meet new friends.

AlbERTa Street Placemaking

Dedication Ivan McLeanAlberta Main Street installs placemaking signage at the western and eastern ends of the commercial corridor.

The goals of the project are to increase public art, develop an iconic installation that creates a sense of place, and honor the work and legacy of Art on Alberta within the district.

Together, the Alberta Main Street Design Committee, community volunteers, generous private partners, and public agencies successfully achieved these goals working with local artist, Ivan McLean.
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Creating More Public Space and Inspiring Community Interaction
A Dialogue web

Take a ride or walk down Alberta Street and discover two new public street seats in front of the Tin Shed and Vita Café.

“We are thrilled to be selected as a placement site for one of the public Street Seats. We’ve received so much love from the community over the years and it’s great to be a part of something that continues to grow. The sense of community on Alberta Street is already remarkable; we are thankful to be playing a role to further inspire community interaction ”, remarked Christie Griffin, co-owner of the Tin Shed.  [click to read the full press release]

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Support This has been a very exciting year for Alberta Street! Our list of accomplishments achieved working together is extraordinary. All of the great things happening on Alberta Street don’t just happen – together we make them happen! Your support and engagement are critical to a successful Alberta Street.  As we are start our fifth year working together to create a vibrant, creative, equitable, and sustainable Alberta Street, we hope you will consider joining Alberta Main Street’s family of donors!
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business on alberta Street

Opening a Business on Alberta StreetAlberta Street is a vibrant neighborhood business district in NE Portland that is known for its individuality and love of the local. Lined with independently owned retail stores, art galleries, restaurants, bars and coffee shops, Alberta Street caters to residents and visitors who want to experience an authentic piece of Portland. Alberta Street is a great place to open and operate a business. We have created a couple of documents to help you whether you are new to Alberta Street or are looking to grow. learn more