Archives: Appleton Downtown Inc.

Victorian Christmas

A must do and see this holiday season is Hearthstone Historic House Museum’s Victorian Christmas! Daytime Christmas tours run Thursdays through Sundays starting Friday, November 23 and ending Sunday, January 13th. However, for even more holiday spirit, guests can attend special evening tours that add traditional live music, viewing the house lit by Christmas lights [...Read More]

What Is ACE?

What happens when local business owners want to pay-it-forward? We come together and create ways to raise money for charity!  How are we doing that? By organizing themed ‘tours’ where the profits generated would go directly into the hands of local charities. Appleton Charity Events (ACE), brings people together with a common objective of generosity [...Read More]

Downtown Stars

Amid a celebratory air, Appleton Downtown Inc. honored local businesses and community members that are laying the groundwork for development and growth to build the future of the city’s downtown during its annual awards celebration on Thursday, October 25. The event featured the presentation of ADI’s annual business awards to exceptional downtown entrepreneurs that make [...Read More]

Soup Walk 2018

Temperatures have dropped, leaves are beginning to change, and many of us are starting to get the craving for the perfect fall food…soup!  Of course, Downtown Appleton is here to help you feed that craving with a spirited walk on an autumn day dotted with places to sample signature soups prepared by local chefs eager [...Read More]

HAUNTED HEARTHSTONE 2018 Presents Sequential Killers: The Victorian Terror

Hearthstone Historic House Museum will once again feature their Haunted Hearthstone season with a whole new theme: Sequential killers of the Victorian age.  They will present a theatrical glimpse into the 19th century beginnings of serial murder investigation through the eyes of victims, detectives, and the perpetrators who stalked them.  The presentations will feature a [...Read More]

Octoberfest 2018

A Mile of Fun since 1981, Appleton’s Octoberfest, an event of the Fox Cities Chamber is almost here! Kicking off the fun on Friday, September 28 from 6-9:30pm will be License to Cruise.  This year’s feature vehicle is Chevrolet and classic models will be available for viewing at the Fox Cities PAC.  Over 400 classic [...Read More]