Category: General

I Love A Parade

I’ve never seen a parade in Appleton, but I’ve never missed one, either. I’ve been working behind the scenes of Appleton’s marquee parades most of my life. As a volunteer member of the Appleton Parade Committee, my job is to plan, organize, and stage this year’s Memorial Day and Flag Day Parades. The Memorial Day [...Read More]

Fox Cities Community Art Day

Join the Fox Cities Educators for the Arts and The Trout Museum of Art at the 3rd annual Fox Cities Community Art Day on Saturday, May 19 from 10:00am-1:00pm. Houdini Plaza will be filled with artwork you can create and take home, a community art project, live music, and raffle prizes! We're proud to partner [...Read More]

Art on the Town

Feeling creative? Lucky for you, this week is the kick off to Appleton Downtown’s Art on the Town event series - taking place on the third Friday, May through September from 5-8 pm.  We invite you to join us this Friday, May 18th to channel your inner creativity! Enjoy strolling the Ave and be exposed [...Read More]

Going Social with The Social Station

  In the fall of 2016, Chris Burns attended a local chamber event to learn about the trends and developments in the Fox Cities. He recalls a reoccurring theme that stuck out from the event; small cities like Appleton and Green Bay were losing millennials to larger cities like Milwaukee and Chicago. He started to [...Read More]

Downtown Appleton Farm Market

There is something about fresh food that just makes it taste better. The Downtown Appleton Farm Market offers a year-round opportunity to talk with the farmer and learn more about your food.  If you want to know how it is grown, just ask. If you want to know the best way to prepare it, just [...Read More]

Riverview Gardens Bicycle Drive

The following is presented by Riverview Gardens. Riverview Gardens is a non-profit in Appleton, WI with a mission to provide job training for people in need, to transform their lives and our community. Riverview Gardens, Inc. is celebrating Earth Week (April 22 thru April 28) by hosting a bicycle drive to support its Earn-A-Bike program. [...Read More]

Ladies' Day

If you’re like me after you adjust the clocks for daylight savings time, you’re ready!  Ready for sunshine, warm weather and therefore your warm-weather wardrobe.  Don’t get me wrong, I know we will still have some cooler days when a light sweater or jacket will be needed, but most of us are getting sick of [...Read More]

Meet Jane Austen

Travel to the world of Jane Austen this March with Meet Jane Austen workshop only at the Paper Discovery Center. Enjoy experiencing creating your own Coptic stitched journal while guided by Miss Austen. You’ll enjoy a cup of tea, learn more about Miss Austen and her world, and leave with a handmade treasure to keep. [...Read More]

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