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Join the Fun at the Downtown Appleton Farm Market!

The following blog was written by Nicole Van Hout, 2017 Intern for Appleton Downtown Inc. and Senior at Fox Valley Technical College majoring in Event Management. It’s that time of the year where we’re stuck somewhere between spring and summer, with little to do but count down the days until warmer weather. Instead of sitting indoors, [...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]

ADI Tees Up 5th Annual Mini Golf on the Town

Appleton Downtown Inc. (ADI) will tee up its fifth annual indoor Mini Golf on the Town event at establishments along College Avenue and nearby side street locations Saturday, April 8 from 1 to 6 p.m. Cost to participate is $15 per person or $50 for a foursome. Registration is now open, and players are encouraged [...Read More]

Spring into Style Ladies Day

The following blog is presented by Appleton Downtown Inc, written by our very own Marketing Director, Anne Wiegman. I don’t know about you, but this time of year, I start to get tired of my wardrobe. After a winter of wearing darker colors and heavy sweaters, it seems like everyone I talk with is ready [...Read More]

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]

Feel the Love!

This blog was written by ADI's own Marketing Director, Anne Wiegman! I’m a huge fan of Valentine’s Day. In fact, I was married on Valentine’s Day. So it probably comes as no surprise that over the years, I tend to give everyone a valentine of some kind; a card, a sweet treat, or a thoughtful [...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]

Fall Into Fashion Ladies Day

For those who love to preview the latest runway looks for the upcoming season and partake in fun, fashion-related activities, we are thrilled to debut a new event dubbed Fall Into Fashion Ladies Day on Saturday, October 22. Festivities get underway at 9 a.m. at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel. Tickets are priced at $15 [...Read More]

How to be creative in Downtown Appleton!

  Try Glass Firing at The Fire. Throw some Pottery at Mud & Prints. Take a Painting Class at Pinot’s Palette or The Traveling Palette. Decorate Pointe Shoes at Dance! Visit the Gallery at the Trout Museum of Art, Foxley’s Gallery, The Draw, Coventry Glassworks & Gallery or the Wriston Art Center Galleries. Take a [...Read More]