Welcome To Downtown Appleton

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Lodging and Living

Looking for a place to get away for the weekend or put down some roots? You'll feel right at home in Downtown Appleton!
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Now Hiring

What could be better than working Downtown with access to so many shops, restaurants, and entertainment options?
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ADI Store

Make this your one stop shop for Downtown Appleton Gift Certificates, parking meter cards, event tickets and more!
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Creative Downtown

Find out about opportunities to support our creative economy through community access to arts, music and culture.
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Buy Local in Downtown Appleton! When it comes to shopping, the locally-owned retailers along College Avenue have a variety of unique offerings guaranteed to make sure you'll find what you're looking for.
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Coffee Shops & Dining

Need a caffeine fix or feeling hungry? Downtown Appleton has a restaurant to satisfy your taste buds and your budget.
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Live Music

Looking to hear the hottest local bands and solo acts? Then Downtown Appleton is the place to be!
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Business Opportunities

Commercial/Retail Space for Rent or Lease now! Learn more about the Downtown spaces and development tools available.
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Downtown Appleton offers a variety of safe, convenient parking options including parking meters and garages.
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This is your central location to view fun videos and commercials highlighting Downtown Appleton.
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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, many consider Downtown Appleton One Great Place — and it just keeps getting better!


Now we’d like to hear what you like about one of Wisconsin’s great downtowns. Tell us what you like best or like to do most. Leave a comment at our blog post or drop us a note on Facebook or Twitter. We’d very much like to hear why you think Downtown Appleton is One Great Place!

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