Check out these great Downtown Events!

Farm Market:  Saturday Mornings Year Round!
Soup Walk:  Oct. 18, 2014.  Tickets on Sale Now, while supplies last!
Downtown For The Holidays:  Nov. 14-Dec. 31, 2014.  More details soon!
44th Annual Downtown Appleton Christmas Parade:  Nov. 25, 2014.  Applications available now.

By Ciity Of Appleton ordinance, no pets are allowed during Special Events.

Want to work Downtown? Click here to see which Downtown Businesses have employment opportunities: Now Hiring

Don't forget many Downtown Appleton businesses are open on Sunday too! Start with coffee or breakfast and then enjoy a little retail therapy, watch the big game or visit one of our museums!

Fun. Funky. Friendly -- What's Not to Like?

There's so much to like about Downtown Appleton. Thanks to its 60+ distinctive shops ... 50+ casual, fine dining and ethnic restaurants... nearly 30 pubs, clubs and live music hot spots ... a leading performing arts center and world-class visual arts gallery ... family-friendly activities and attractions ... a variety of coffee shops and gathering places ... PLUS Northeast Wisconsin's best events, Downtown Appleton is a favorite destination for many -- and it just keeps getting better and better!

Here's your chance to tell us what you like about one of Wisconsin's folksiest, funkiest and friendliest downtowns. Tell us what you like best or like to do most. Leave a comment at our blog post or drop us a note via Facebook or Twitter. We'd very much like ... to hear what you like about Downtown Appleton!



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  • Art On The Town
    Third Friday of the month June-Sept.:

    Downtown Appleton's art museum, galleries, studios and stores open their doors to allow the public to experience their favorite or brand-new form of art!  Read more

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  • Farm Market
    Wednesdays & Saturdays June-Sept, 2014:

    The Downtown Appleton Farm Market is expanding to include a mid-week market on Weds evenings as well as Saturday mornings. Read more.

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  • Downtown Trolley
    June 5-Sept. 20, 2014:

    This free trolley makes a complete loop of Downtown and the Riverfront every 20-30 minutes with scheduled stops along the way.  Read more


  • Lunchtime Live & Heid Music Summer Concerts
    June 5-Aug. 28, 2014:

    Move, groove and relax to the rhythm of the region's hottest live bands during free concerts right Downtown.   See Schedule

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