Downtown Edmond Business Association

Welcome to the Downtown Edmond Business Association. Downtown Edmond, Oklahoma offers fabulous shopping, great food and exciting events year-round. With over 75 shops and businesses, there is something here for everyone.

Formed by business owners in Downtown Edmond, DEBA provides community events and keeps the downtown area alive and vibrant. The association holds many family-friendly events throughout the year.

Nominate a Local Hero for DEBA’s International Women’s Day Award


International Women’s Day has been celebrated every year on March 8 since 1911. The Downtown Edmond Business Association (DEBA) wants to recognize and celebrate the achievements and contributions of local women.


Who do you know who deserves an award? Nominate your favorite local woman hero by emailing Nominees must reside in the Oklahoma City metro area and agree to have their information submitted. Email must include the following information:

  • Your name, phone number and email.
  • Nominees name, phone number and email.
  • Tell us about your hero and what makes her special in 150 words or less.

You can also print this form and hand deliver it to Silver Leaf Gems at 19 N. Broadway in Downtown Edmond.

Nominations will be accepted now through Friday, March 6. The board members of DEBA will review all entries and choose a winner for Downtown Edmond’s Women of the Year award. The recipient will be announced on March 8 and will be awarded with a gift basket with various items from downtown Edmond merchants.

DEBA Arts Festival Logo

The Downtown Edmond Arts Festival will be May 1 – 3, 2015. We rely entirely on sponsors for the presentation of this event. There are several sponsorship opportunities available. Please email to get a list of available opportunities.  Food Vendors may obtain an application by contacting Danny Marx at (405) 627-7584 or email at