Downtown Dollars

The Lancaster City Alliance and Downtown Investment District want to make your shopping and gift-giving easier. Downtown Dollars are gift certificates available in $5 and $10 increments and are accepted at over 100 Lancaster City merchants, including Central Market, galleries, restaurants, and shops.


Purchase Downtown Dollars at the Lancaster Central Market information stand or on their website. Market Days are Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday from 6 a.m. – 3 p.m.


You can also call the Downtown Investment District at 717.394.0783 to make your purchase. The Downtown Investment District accepts cash or check.

Please click here for a list of participating merchants.

Merchants interested in participating in the program should contact the Downtown Investment District at