Ithaca Stores


Where to Buy Gift Cards

Accepted at over 100 Downtown Ithaca Stores and Restaurants, the Downtown Ithaca Gift Cards can be purchased online at the Downtown Ithaca Online Store or at the Downtown Ithaca Alliance office between the hours of 9:00 am and 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday.

Our office is located at 171 E. State St. inside Center Ithaca up the stairs behind Sangam Indian Curry and next door to the Hangar Theatre office.

Downtown Ithaca Online Store: Click Here!


15 STEPS, Alphabet Soup, American Crafts by Robbie Dein

Amuse, Angry Mom Records, Asia Cuisine, Autumn Leaves Books,

Bella Pizza, Benjamin Peters, Body Gear, Bol,

Book Sale Gallery, Bool's Flower Shop, Boxy Bikes, Bramble, Breathe,

Buffalo Street Books, Capital Corner, Capital State Kitchen, Collegetown Bagels, Casablanca Pizzeria,

Cat's Pajamas, Cellar d'Or, Center Cafe, Cinemapolis, Comics for Collectors,

Community School of Music and Arts, Contemporary Trends, DP Dough,

F. Oliver's Oils & Vinegar, Fiber Boutique, Finger Lakes Fitness, Finger Lakes Running Co.,

Gateway BBQ Kitchen, Gorger's Subs, Green St. Pharmacy,

GreenStar Natural Foods, Handwork Co-Op, Headdies Glass Gallery,

Hilton Garden Inn, Homegrown Board Shop, Hotel Ithaca,

Ithaca Ale House, Ithaca Cayuga Optical, Ithaca Guitar Works, Ithacamade

Ithaca Marriott on The Commons, Jillian's Drawers, Jimmy John's,

Just a Taste Wine and Tapas, Kilpatrick's Publick' House, Le Cafe Cent Dix,

Loose Threads, Madeline’s Mahogany Grill, Mansours Jewelers, Max’s American Grill, Mercato,

Mia, Mighty Yoga, Mockingbird Paperie, Moosewood Restaurant, Multi-Faceted Minerals,

Narrative Space, New Delhi Diamond’s Norabloom, Old Goat Gear Exchange, Old World Market

Optivision, Outdoor Store, Pack N’ Ship, Pastimes Antiques, Petrune, Pizza Aroma, Press Cafe,

Sam’s Liquor, Schooley’s, Shelton Hill, Simeon’s American Bistro, State Theatre, Stiehl’s,

Taste of Thai, The Cornell Store, Toko Imports, Trader K’s, T-Shirt Express, Urban Outfitters,

Vape Dragons, Vintage Industry, Viva! Taqueria, Waffle Frolic, Willow


Terms and Conditions

The Downtown Ithaca Gift Card is usable only for purchases at authorized merchants. Not usable for gratuities nor refundable or redeemable for cash or credit, unless required by law. The card replacement fee is $5.00. Purchase or use of a gift card constitutes acceptance of these terms and additional terms in the Cardholder Agreement. To access terms, card balance, and activation date, visit or call 800-755-0019.

Frequently Asked Questions

Why was my card ‘rejected’ at a participating merchant?
Your purchase probably exceeded the amount available on the gift card. This can be remedied by asking the merchant to ring in your other form of payment (for the difference) before swiping the gift card.
Where can Downtown Ithaca Gift Cards be purchased?
Online: or Click Here (24 hours a day / 7 days a week)
In Person: 171 E. State St. (Center Ithaca) (Mon. - Fri.: 9:00am - 5:00 pm)
Phone: 607-277-8679 (Mon. – Fri.: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm)
What payment type(s) are accepted?
Online and on the phone: MasterCard, Visa & Discover
In person: the above-mentioned cards as well as cash and check
In what amounts can gift cards be purchased?
The cards can be purchased in any denomination from $10 to $500. Limited denominations are offered online, but any denomination is available over the phone or in person.
Can the gift cards be purchased online?
Yes! Click Here or visit
Is there a fee to activate a gift card?
There is a $1.50 activation fee per card.
Additional shipping charges apply beginning at $1.00 for regular shipping.
Where is the gift card accepted?
The gift card is accepted at more than 95 Downtown Ithaca businesses. For a complete list of participating merchants, please Click Here.
How can I find the available balance on my gift card?
Call 800-755-0019 or visit
Can I re-load the gift card by putting more money on it?
No, the gift card is not re-loadable. However, returns and credits can be applied.

Buy a Downtown Ithaca Gift Card Online: Click Here!

Want to check your balance? Click the following link and fill out the necessary information to find out!