WELCOME TO HISTORIC
Jessica Kuehl is pictured with a 1958 Chevy truck at one of the 2013 Hastings Cruise Ins. This photo is published in the February 2014 issue of National Geographic Magazine and is also on the magazine’s website. (©Erika Larsen /National Geographic)
Whether you have an hour or the entire day, we invite you to spend some time in our Historic Downtown. Shop for antiques, art, and a wonderful array of treasures, or dine at some of our great restaurants. It's all here along the banks of the mighty Mississippi River.
The Historic Downtown Business District of Hastings, Minnesota. You'll find charming shops that feature; Antiques, Collectibles, Gifts, Fashion, Imports, Toys, Pottery, Jewelry and many one of a kind specialty items and services. Most of our shops are located in preserved historic buildings dating back to the 1800's.
The Downtown Hastings Business Association is a non-profit business association
dedicated to provide the businesses of downtown Hastings and it's customers with a successful business environment. We give back to the community through the planning and promotion of events within downtown and throughout the city of Hastings. We also preserve and protect the historic downtown area, and provide networking opportunities to our membership. The benefits of a historic downtown and overall vibrant business environment are vital to the Hastings business community and it's residents. Our members understand these benefits and are willing to work together to ensure the continued growth and prosperity of our downtown. We ask the public to keep our member businesses in mind and spend their dollars locally when possible. Please feel free to stop by, take a look around, and shop our local businesses. We hope that you will discover something new, something fun, something beautiful, and make new friends... in Historic Downtown Hastings!