Downtown Johnson City is a vibrant place with great restaurants, shopping, urban living, office space, culture, entertainment, and a unique history. Tremendous redevelopment has taken place in downtown Johnson City over the past several years, bringing new investment, activity, and growth.
You are invited to visit the Downtown Johnson City website that highlights all downtown has to offer: downtownJC.com
Superb dining can be found in downtown, with options such as German, Mexican, Southern and Italian. With over 17 locally owned restaurants, you will find a diverse cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner catering to every taste and price range. Whether you are looking for a quick meal or a epicurean experience, you can find it all in downtown.
Local shopping options include several wonderful gift shops, upscale women's and men's clothing, craft stores, a fair-trade retailer, a sewing store, and supplies for the home brewer.
For nighttime entertainment, downtown Johnson City features wonderful music venues, several bars and clubs, and options to sample some wonderful local craft brews.
A 24-hour gym, several churches, a new five-acre park, Hands On! Children's Musuem and several art galleries are just some of the other notable places in downtown Johnson City.
You are invited to join us downtown for First Fridays April - December and for the Blue Plum Festival, a three day event the first weekend in June. Founders After 5, our free music series is on Fridays, May - September in Founders Park.
Several apartment complexes and loft spaces exist for those who wish to live downtown, including Paxton Place, Downtown Towers, Old Towne Lofts, Tipton Street Apartments, and Spring Street Apartments, and London’s Lofts.
To learn more about the specific dining, shopping, and entertainment experiences that downtown Johnson City offers, see the map. For details on how to request use of Founders Park, please visit this page. If you are visiting downtown Johnson City, make sure to download our app available through iTunes or Android stores, to help plan your trip.