Creative Entrepreneurs Thrive in Downtown Alton! Our community offers fertile ground for creative entrepreneurs. Watch our video about the various opportunities we are creating to grow our artisan business culture!
All over the country, towns and cities are looking back to their traditional downtowns as a great place to work, play, live and shop! Here in Alton, we are blessed with a unique turn of the century riverfront streetscape that has offered all those options for a long time.
With the completion the new Lincoln Lofts, there are over two dozen residential units downtown, with talk of more to come. Shopping options range from quality lifestyles shops to contemporary fashion. We've always been known as the place to party, and more fun bars and new restaurants are opening up all the time.