Downtown Dining

Enjoy several delicious options in our Downtown Dining!  At over 15 independent restaurants, as well as some chain favorites, the decision making is harder than ever.

Downtown Shopping

Stop in to several of our downtown shops and support local small business. Choose from jewelry, toys, bath & body, furniture, and more!

Downtown Shopping

Stop in and have some fun in Downtown Batavia! Art enthusiasts can take a walk around the downtown enjoying the Canvas City Art Trail murals and our local art gallery, or check out available classes and shows at our Downtown Theatre. Family fun can be had at our local bowling alley, playground and movie theater, or try your hand at painting your own ceramics or walking or biking the Ellicott Trail.


Christmas in the City is on Saturday, December 4, 2021 from 2:00 to 6:00 PM in Downtown Batavia. Our local shops and organizations will be offering holiday specials and activities, including pictures with Santa, Train rides, and culminating the night with a Holiday Parade down Main Street at 6:00 PM. Parade starts at Jefferson Ave and proceeds down Main Street to Liberty St.


Find 1 or both gnomes hidden in all 6 locations at:

Adam Miller Toy & Bicycle (8 Center St)

Charles Mens Shop (200 E. Main St)

Hunt Real Estate (5 Jackson St)

Islands Hawaiian Grill (60 Main St)

T-Shirts Etc (37 Center St)

The Coffee Press (13 Jackson St)


Take a pic and upload with contest entry @


All Businesses, Families & Organizations are Invited!

Join us for the Second Annual Wreath Contest in Downtown Batavia!

Cash Prizes Awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place Winners!

All participants will be given a 16” wreath to decorate that will be placed on a Downtown Light Pole.

Contest runs from December 4th thru December 24th.

Registration is now closed


Thank you to everyone that participated in this year’s Scarecrow Contest! Congratulations to our 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place Winners!

The First Place Winner for 2021 is Veterans Services! Shout out to Verna and everyone over at Veterans Services for the amazing job. They will be donating their winnings to WNY Heroes.

Second Place Winner is Charles Men’s Shop. They would like to thank the Notre Dame Art Club, Maia Zerillo and Jasmine Wessel for their assistance with the scarecrow this year.

Third Place Winner is Eli Fish Brewing Co.