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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]

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]

Crazy Sweet’s Mile of Music Golden Ticket Giveaway

Starting June 1st a community-wide contest was prepared for this year’s Mile of Music and it is bigger and better than ever with more candy bars, more locations and more prizes available! Crazy Sweet co-owners Dale Ver Voort and his wife Mary Kelley have put together a promotion that Willy Wonka himself would be proud [...Read More]

Happy Earth Day 7th Anniversary Celebration at Just Act Natural

Happy Spring and Happy Earth Week! Just Act Natural is hosting their  annual Earth Day & 7th Anniversary Celebration THIS SATURDAY from 10-4 and we would be honored if you - our fantastic customers - could join us. Here's the highlights: John Pfeiffer will be playing music from 10 a.m. - Noon Serving homemade Earth [...Read More]