Start-Up Event Grant

Stay tuned for 2022 grant application details!

The Rochester Downtown Alliance (RDA) will be accepting applications for the Start-Up Event Grant. Applicants may apply for up to $3,000 in funds to host new, pandemic-appropriate events or passive activities or programs like public art in downtown Rochester.


Contact or 507-216-9882.

New to Event Planning?

Click here to access our First-Time Event Planning Guide to help you plan your next event downtown.

Past Start-Up Grant Funded Event Photos