Gay Street Open-Air Market
Come stroll through the streets of Downtown West Chester!
One-of-a-kind shopping and excellent dining experiences are abundant in the two downtowns. Pick your experience; a quaint and charming Historic downtown or a happening, hip and eclectic SouthSide downtown.
Nestled in the heart of the Brandywine Valley just 30 minutes from Wilmington and 45 minutes from Center City Philadelphia, downtown West Chester Pennsylvania reflects the small-town charm and cosmopolitan tastes that prompted The Philadelphia Inquirer to call West Chester “. . . one of the world’s most perfect small towns.”
The West Chester Business Improvement District was setup in 2000 to; increase customer traffic and sales, retain, expand and recruit viable businesses, to advocate the interests of downtown to government agencies.