Category: Nightlife

Art on the Town: PARK(ing) Day

Each year on the third Friday of September, PARK(ing) Day is celebrated around the world. On this day, artists, activists and citizens independently (but simultaneously) turn metered parking spots into temporary public parks and other spaces for all to enjoy! This project originated in San Francisco in 2005, when a single artist took the initiative [...Read More]

Final Week of Outdoor Music!

All summer long we have danced to the rhythms in the air, sang along to our favorites, and filled our souls with music – before summer draws to a close, enjoy one last week of great outdoor music in Downtown Appleton! On Wednesday, join us over the lunch hour for Noon Tunes with Strategic. Bring [...Read More]

We Love Mile of Music!

Yes, it’s true, we love Mile of Music and apparently, we're not the only ones! Now in its fifth year this music festival is making a name for itself locally, regionally and event nationally. This year more than 900 live music sets will be performed by more than 200 bands/artists in 70 venues along a one [...Read More]

Downtown Appleton is Open on Sunday!

Appleton Downtown Inc. has added a category on our website’s business directory to highlight those businesses who are open on Sunday.  Follow this easy step by step guide to making Sunday a FUN-day Downtown! Log on to appletondowntown.org. Click on Exploring Downtown on the top bar. Then select Open On Sundays! -- OR -- Log [...Read More]

What is the Wildwood Film Festival?

This blog is written and presented by Jason Buss, Director and Co-Founder of the Wildwood Film Festival. Order your tickets today and experience an incredible, eclectic line-up of films made right here in Wisconsin! I was recently asked to explain the Wildwood Film Festival event to somebody that had never attended it. Wildwood Film Festival [...Read More]