Downtown Hanford


Downtown Hanford is one of Hanford’s hidden treasure. This historic, award winning downtown is a joy to explore. Architectural treasures like the Civic Auditorium, Hanford Fox Theater, and Carnegie Museum and Museum at China Alley make our downtown a wander to explore. Downtown Hanford is home to most of the City of Hanford offices.

Main Street Hanford:
Main Street Hanford is the leader and coordinator for the continuous revitalization of downtown Hanford. As a certified Main Street community, the organization follows the National Trust's 4 point approach. Members of the organization and numerous volunteers work to provide a vibrant downtown through Promotions, Organization, Economic Restructuring, and Design. Quality events bring thousands of locals and visitors downtown to the heart and soul of the City. Thursday evenings from May to October is the Thursday Night Market Place with its Certified Farmers' Market and live music. There is also the Wine and Chocolate Tasting held in December. The goal is to create an exciting and active downtown for people to visit and patronize the over 325 local businesses. Main Street Hanford can be reached at 219 W. Lacey Boulevard, Hanford, CA 93230, Telephone: (559) 582-9457, FAX: (559) 582-3343, Web Site:

The Hanford Chamber of Commerce:
The Hanford Chamber of Commerce can be reached at (559) 582-0483 via their website at or stop in and visit them at 113 Court Street, Hanford, CA 93230.

Downtown Development: 
Below is a link to a quick and easy Brochure and the more detailed Downtown Development Guide that explains the process to develop in Downtown Hanford.  
Downtown Development Guide

Hanford Central Parking and Business Improvement Area Map
Hanford Historic Improvement Resources Boundaries Map