Downtown Rutland
The heart of Rutland County.


The Downtown Rutland Partnership offers several different resources for both new and existing business owners. Find advertising opportunities, permits, financial aid, and available space right here in Central Vermont.

Resources for Businesses and Organizations

The Downtown Rutland Partnership strives to provide an exciting experience for businesses, organizations, and the people in our community.

As our role in the local community grows, we continue to explore traditional and non-traditional retail, service and office opportunities. Our goal is to bring convenience and fun to every customer and business owner as we weave community into the Downtown Rutland experience.

Advertising Opportunities

Convey your message with a banner or advertisements in several different high traffic locations in the district. 

Grants, Loans & Incentives

View our financial assistance opportunities for developing properties, starting a business or improving a current business.


Applications for building, zoning, events, etc. that are required in Rutland City.

Available Space

If you are a business owner, an entrepreneur who is ready to bring an idea to reality, or a representative of an organization interested in relocating in Downtown Rutland, you can start by taking a look at our interactive availability map below.

Press the play button to get started. Then use the menu on the right hand side to view the list of available properties for rent or sale.

Want to see where these spaces are in proximity to other downtown businesses and amenities? View them on the map by clicking the eye next to each of the shopping, food and drink, services, parking and points of interest.


Please note: We do our best to keep the information in this map up to date and accurate. However, there may be occasional errors as properties and businesses change. Please use the contact information provided in the map listings to contact individual property owners for the most up to date details.

Planning an Event in Downtown Rutland

Participants in the Vermont Great 2-4-6-8k Run & Walk cross the finish line on Center Street in 2018. Photo courtesy of Rutland Regional Medical Center.

Looking to plan an event in Downtown Rutland? Check out our Downtown Rutland Event Planning Guide to learn about how to close down a street, who to notify, how to get power and more.

As you put the final touches on planning your downtown event, you'll want to make your event successful by promoting the event on local and state calendars, providing press releases to local news outlets, and creating ads on various social media outlets. Check out this guide on how to Submit Events to Local Calendars. If you're printing posters, you can download this Poster Distribution Location List.

Looking to vend at one of our Downtown Events? Visit our Annual Events page for applications. Looking to sponsor a Downtown Event? Call us at 802.773.9380 or email

Business Energy Services

Green Mountain Power

Utility company offering economic development incentives for better energy usage.

Same Sun of Vermont

Solar array designer and installer providing free business visits and energy audits.

Efficiency Vermont

Get objective advice, technical services, and financial support for opportunities for energy savings.