We Can All Do More Together!
Bainbridge Island Downtown Association’s mission is building and sustaining community through a vibrant downtown. We invite you to partner with us; together we will work to help market your business, strengthen our downtown, and continue to promote downtown Bainbridge as the heart of the island and a unique place to live, work, shop, stay and play.
We proud to partner with community-minded businesses and individuals whose support helps Bainbridge Downtown flourish.
BIDA offers the following valuable benefits to all our Partners:
Our partners are included in the Island’s most widely distributed visitor guide. 180,000 guides are distributed annually in 270 visitor locations throughout the Puget Sound area. Enhanced listings of an additional 70 characters are available for $50. Full color display ads are available! Just contact BIDA at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our desktop and mobile optimized website functions as a community customer resource and partner services support. We provide a complimentary listing with a free link to partner websites and social media links.
Exclusive B&O Tax Credit
The Main Street Tax Credit Incentive Plan is the ultimate win/win. File your B&O tax online? Make a pledge for a donation to BIDA. Earn 75% back as a B&O tax credit. Keep your B&O taxes in our downtown. Please consult your tax advisor and call BIDA for details.
We help weave together an amazing night in our downtown. We can help you craft an amazing Art Walk experience. Attended monthly by hundreds of locals and visitors.
Holiday Program & Event Guide
Exclusive participation for members only.
Girlfriends’ Day Out
Fees are waived for member participation ($50 value).
Event sponsorships available on several levels. Call for details.
Social Media Channels
We have really upped our Instagram game — check our #bainbridgedowntown. Keep us informed of your events and specials so we can help spread the word — let’s go viral.
Monthly Member Spotlight
Highlight your business on the BIDA website.
98110, BIDA, and Main Street Logos
Include the 98110, National Main Street, and BIDA Partner logos on your page and let your audience know you are a partner and supporter of our Historic Main Street, one of 13 Nationally Accredited Washington State Historic Main Streets.
Kiosk Space Available
Advertise on Winslow Way kiosks for for a two-week period per calendar year ($150 fee applies; based on availability; copy to be approved by BIDA).
Market Your Business
Press releases, advertising, Walkabout Guide display advertising.
We have a wealth of retail and marketing knowledge — reach out with questions or to bounce an idea. If we don’t know the answer we can find someone who can help. Use our office as a co-working space. Use one of our our desks to have space or quiet. You can even do small print jobs or scan documents.