Downtown Arts & Tourism District

Old Town TourIn 2009, the City Council established an Arts and Tourism District to offer economic incentives to qualified arts and tourism businesses or organizations in historic Downtown Manassas. Read the ordinance.

Qualified Art Businesses
Arts businesses and non-profit organizations must be located within the City of Manassas Arts and Tourism District and positively contribute to the spectrum of arts and cultural activities and venues available to the public. Examples may include, but are not limited to:
  • Theaters
  • Art galleries
  • Museums Battle Street Dining
  • Music clubs
  • Dance studios
Qualified Tourism Businesses
Tourism businesses and non-profit organizations must be located within the City of Manassas Arts and Tourism District and offer goods, services, or an activity for visitors. Examples may include, but are not limited to:
  • Hotels
  • Restaurants
  • Music clubs
  • Retail
Application & Guidelines