Bike Paths

Manhattan is a bronze-level bike-friendly community. Our wide, flat streets make it easy to get around on your bicycle. Or use a free loaner from one of our Green Apple Bike racks.

Bike Map

Parks & Green Space

Downtown is a great place to enjoy outside activities. Blue Earth Plaza and City Park as well as numerous pocket parks and benches designed just for relaxing.

Parks Map


There is lots of convenient parking Downtown. Many two-hour spots for quick trips and lots of free all-day spots including our parking garage just off Fort Riley Boulevard.

Parking Map

aTa Bus

Flint Hills Area Transportation Agency (aTa Bus) has four stops within the Downtown footprint, with a service area including the Manhattan-Riley County area, western Pottawatomie County including the Green Valley area and the St. George and Wamego area, Fort Riley, and the Junction City-Geary County area including the towns of Grandview Plaza and Milford. Service is available to the general public.

aTa Bus Routes


From clothes to home goods, find great shopping downtown.

Whether you are looking for an evening out, a quick lunch, or drinks with friends, you can find it here.

Don't let the fun end too soon! Stay overnight in one of our accommodating hotels.