Lit Up and Local

Lit Up and Local

Lit Up and Local: A Month of Merriment on Alberta Street, presented by Mimosa Studios, is month-long series of holiday events and activities on Alberta Street.

Get in the spirit of the season with free, family fun!

Get Lit: Thursday, December 1, 6PM at The Station, 2703 NE Alberta Street. learn more
Tree Lighting: Saturday, December 3, 4:30 PM at 18th & Alberta (Courtyard by Umpqua Bank).  learn more
Gnome for the Holidays: December 3 – 20, 2016
Find the gnomes and win great prizes. learn more
Retail Happy Holidays: Wednesdays, 3-6PM. learn more
Thanks to our sponsors:

Historical markers project

Honoring Our PastAlberta Main Street’s Equitable Placemaking Historical Markers Outreach Project seeks to collect stories that document the history of the African American community on Alberta Street. Stories will be included on the Alberta Main Street website, and selected stories will inform the creation of historical and cultural markers to be installed on Alberta Street between NE 10th – 31st Avenues.

Learn more about the project and share your story!


cruzroomCruzroom (2338 NE Alberta Street) will host Eat for Alberta Street on Monday December 19, 2016 (4-11 PM).

10% of the proceeds will benefit Alberta Main Street’s efforts developing Alberta as a vibrant, creative, equitable, and sustainable commercial corridor.

GET INVOLVED: Volunteer!

Fall Volunteer OrientationMake 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.

Learn more


Alberta Main Street is awarding grant funds to Alberta Street business and commercial property owners to support and incentivize improvements to your business or property. This is a matching grant program, meaning the applicant pays a portion of the improvement and Alberta Main Street pays a portion.

The level of match provided will be determined based on length of ownership plus equity focused funding priorities. The maximum grant contribution by Alberta Main Street is $2,500 per project.  learn more

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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