Check out these Great Downtown Events!

Farm MarketLast Indoor Market Sat. May 30.
Midweek Market:  June 3
New Brand Revealed
Art On The Town June 19, July 17, Aug. 21 & Sept. 18
Photo Contest May 15-June 15
Memorial Day Parade May 25, 9am
Tee Off to Summer Golf Outing May 29
Lunchtime Live! Concerts June 4-Aug. 27 
Heid Music Summer Concerts June 4-Aug. 27

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Support the creative economy movement by enhancing the cultural & artistic environment through the development of opportunities for community access to arts, music and culture.

By City Of Appleton ordinance, no pets are allowed during Special Events.

Want to work Downtown? Click here to see which Downtown Businesses have employment opportunities: Now Hiring

Don't forget many Downtown Appleton businesses are open on Sunday too! Start with coffee or breakfast and then enjoy a little retail therapy, watch the big game or visit one of our museums!

Fun. Funky. Friendly -- What's Not to Like?

There's so much to like about Downtown Appleton. Thanks to its 60+ distinctive shops ... 50+ casual, fine dining and ethnic restaurants... nearly 30 pubs, clubs and live music hot spots ... a leading performing arts center and world-class visual arts gallery ... family-friendly activities and attractions ... a variety of coffee shops and gathering places ... PLUS Northeast Wisconsin's best events, many consider Downtown Appleton One Great Place -- and it just keeps getting better!

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  • Year Round! Farm Market:

    The Downtown Appleton Farm Market features fruits & vegetables, meats & dairy, breads & baked goods, specialty food & handcrafted items all year long! Read more.

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  • One Great Place Photo Contest:
    Enter your best Downtown and Riverfront Photos. Read more
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  • Art On The Town:
    Take this art walk and enjoy numerous venues featuring a variety of artist displays, demonstrations, live music and refreshments. Read More.

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