Category: Downtown Appleton Farm Market

Downtown Appleton Farm Market Recognized as a Destination Builder

The Downtown Appleton Farm Market was presented with the Destination Builder award on February 10, 2017, at the annual Fox Cities Convention and Visitors Bureau Tourism Breakfast. For those of you who regularly attend the year-round market, this will come as no surprise. The Farm Market, which is celebrating its 25th Anniversary this year, is [...Read More]

The ABCs of Surviving Winter in Downtown Appleton

Winter means many things here in Downtown Appleton! Don't let the cold keep you cooped up with a case of cabin fever.  Take a look at the ABCs of Surviving Winter here in Downtown Appleton and stay involved with our great community all winter long! A=Angels. Although the holiday season is over, the angels will [...Read More]

Hospital Kitchen Waste Helps Grow Local Crops: ThedaCare Saving 30 Tons of Waste from Going to Landfills This Year

When kitchen employees at ThedaCare Regional Medical Center-Neenah and ThedaCare Regional Medical Center-Appleton cut and prepare food, they place the scraps into a special container used for composting at Riverview Gardens, an urban farm in downtown Appleton. The move saves 30 tons of food annually from going into local landfills, said Maggie Hintz-Polzin, RN, ThedaCare [...Read More]

Thrivent Financial is Living Generously!

Additionally, we are pleased to announce that Creative Downtown Appleton, Inc. can receive contributions through Thrivent Financial’s Thrivent Choice® program. By directing Choice Dollars® eligible Thrivent members can recommend which nonprofit organizations they feel should receive charitable grant funding from Thrivent. If you have Choice Dollars available to direct, please consider directing to Creative Downtown [...Read More]

Reasons to Love Summer Downtown Appleton!

Beautiful views of the Fox River 1,2 or 3 Mile Walking Route City Park…especially the fountain with the sculpture by Dallas Anderson Jones Park Houdini Plaza White Dinner on August 19 Creative Parklet Place Free Downtown Trolley weekends Aug.-Sept. 24 Outdoor Movies every Weds. through Aug. 24 Fox Cities Nite Lite Run/Walk Sept. 30. Adopt [...Read More]

APPLETON DOWNTOWN SUMMER FARM MARKET ANNOUNCES TOKEN MATCHING PROGRAM

Saturday Outdoor Market Begins EBT Token Matching Program Fans of the weekly outdoor Farm Markets in Downtown Appleton won’t want to miss the addition of this year’s EBT Bonus token program. The Farm Market is a popular food source for area families who utilize the Wisconsin Food Share/ EBT program. The Saturday morning event will [...Read More]

Appleton Downtown featured on Discover Wisconsin

Discover Wisconsin featured Downtown Appleton as a favorite destination for girlfriend getaways.  Discover Wisconsin visited The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center,  Downtown Appleton Farm Market, Spa BenMarNicos and Anne shared quick downtown overview.  The downtown segments start at 2:45 in this video.

SKL Unique Gifts New Vendor at Indoor Farm Market

SKL Unique Gifts will be joining us this Saturday at the Indoor Farm Market inside City Center.  SKL makes and sells clocks and potato chip bowls out of record albums. Check out a few of their products and come and check them out in person this Saturday from 9 am - 12:30 pm in City Center.

The Art of Phyllis Verhyen at the Indoor Farm Market

The Award Winning Artist, Phyllis Verhyen, has been a successful artist with over 40 years of experience. Starting in 1977 as a sign business owner on College Avenue, serving many area Fox Valley accounts for 23 years. To enhance her drawing and portrait painting skills, she attended the Kewaunee Academy of Fine Art.  After 3 [...Read More]