Category: Downtown Appleton Farm Market

Love (And Chocolate) is in the Air

Visitors will feel the love as they stroll College Avenue and admire love-themed ice sculptures making their community appearance in February this year. As part of the new Love Is In The Air event, couples are invited to gather in Houdini Plaza at noon for a Community Wedding Vow Renewal. This public celebration will allow [...Read More]

Holiday Fun Fest

Downtown Appleton continues to welcome visitors to enjoy an old-fashioned Christmas in a more relaxed shopping environment with multiple entertainment options. Appleton Downtown Inc. (ADI) and the Downtown businesses have already provided some memorable moments this holiday season, and they are proud to offer one more. Now in its fourth year, the annual Holiday Fun [...Read More]

Happy Farm Market Week!

      The following blog was written by Farm Market employee Karie Mindock! Thank you for sharing your passion and excitement as we celebrate Farm Market Week here in Downtown Appleton. Have you seen the “patented garbage bag swing”? It has been a few years...but when I started at the Appleton Downtown Farm Market, [...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]