Destination Downtown

Destination Downtown is a regional conference co-sponsored by Main Street Arkansas, the Mississippi Main Street Association, and the Louisiana Main Street program. The conference attracts more than 200 professionals in preservation-based, commercial district revitalization, including new and experienced downtown and neighborhood Main Street directors, board members, architects, planners, economic development professionals, public officials, volunteers, and consultants. Attendees are from communities of all sizes – from small rural towns, to historic commercial neighborhoods in large cities.

SEPTEMBER 9-12, 2018

Main Conference Location


*Off-site locations are listed in the Agenda.

Lodging Information

Host Hotel: The Basin Park Hotel
Conference Rate: $93 
Reservations: Call 877.456.9679 and mention "Destination Downtown"

Other properties offering a conference rate:
All Season’s Luxury Properties

Bella Paradiso

EurekaZen Cottages

Grand Central Hotel & Spa

General Registration

$125.00 per person before August 10th

Late Registration

$150.00 per person after August 10th

One Day & Student Registration

$50.00 per person

**Refunds for registration are not available after August 10th. Any request for refunds must be submitted in writing and will not be issued until two weeks after the conference has ended.


To pay by check, make checks payable to Main Street Arkansas and mail to:
Main Street Arkansas
Attn: Greg Phillips
1100 North Street
Little Rock, AR 72201