Lancaster City Business Owner Resources

The Lancaster Office of Promotion (LOOP) is here to help you share your story! We offer a collection of tools and resources to attract locals and visitors to your business. Please note, LOOP only promotes entities within the City of Lancaster.

Welcome Business Owners!

The Lancaster Office of Promotion (LOOP) is part of the City of Lancaster’s Department of Neighborhood Engagement. LOOP helps you make your Lancaster City business thrive! Use the resources below to help you make the most of what we have to offer.

Lancaster City for the Holidays

Sign up to participate in our annual Lancaster City for the Holidays series of events, including the Mayor’s Tree Lighting, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday, December First Friday, and Lancaster Shops Late.

Sign Up

Tell Us About Your Business!

We work to help you make your Lancaster City business a success. But we need to know how to contact you to do that! Sign up for special business owner updates about LOOP initiatives, upcoming events, and other ways we can promote your business.

Sign Up for Updates

guests dancing during Celebrate Lancaster festivities

Event Calendar

Submit your event to our community calendar, which receives thousands of visits each month.

Submit Your Event

Downtown Dollars

Downtown Dollars are a great way to make sure funds stay in our community.

Downtown Dollars

Sponsorship Opportunities

Join us as we work to build a stronger, more equitable Lancaster block by block.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Dates to Remember

Mayor’s Tree Lighting – November 25, 2022
Small Business Saturday – November 26, 2022
Cyber Monday – November 28, 2022
Tuba Christmas/First Friday – December 2, 2022
Light Up Southeast — December 3, 2022
Lancaster Shops Late – December 8, 2022
Santa in the City – December 8, 10, 17, 2022
New Year’s Eve — December 31, 2022

Meet the LOOP Team

Cheila Huettner
Welcome Center Manager
chuettner@cityoflancasterpa.gov

Alissa Calhoun
Assistant Welcome Center Manager
acalhoun@cityoflancasterpa.gov

Katelynn Wright
Special Events & Programs Manager
kawright@cityoflancasterpa.gov

Patricia Wright-Sherman
Administrative Assistant
pwrightsherman@cityoflancasterpa.gov

Travel Consultant Team
Staff of the Lancaster City Welcome Center
loop@cityoflancasterpa.gov

DJ Ramsay
Communications Manager, Department of Neighborhood Engagement
dramsay@cityoflancasterpa.gov

Milzy Carrasco
Director, Department of Neighborhood Engagement
mcarrasco@cityoflancasterpa.gov

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