Calendar of Events

Looking for something fun to do? Downtown Appleton has a wide variety of events and activities for you and the whole family to enjoy!  See the calendar and listings below for details!  Looking for a good deal while you're Downtown?  Check out our Specials Calendar for special savings and coupons at a variety of Downtown businesses including Farm Market special coupons!


Ongoing Special Exhibits:
Food Who We Are And What We Eat at the History Museum At The Castle May 15-Spring 2014:
Explore how and why local food traditions were established and continue today! ($)

The Photography of David McLain at the Trout Museum Apr. 15 - 27:
Boldt commissioned this world-renowned National Geographic photographer, to explore the impact of buildings. FREE

Lawrence University Wriston Art Center Spring Art Collections Mar. 28-May 4
"Man Up! Masculine Archetypes in Visual Art" in the Leech Gallery.  The work of Shawn Sheehy, a book artist, will be shown in the Hoffmaster Gallery in the exhibition "2D. 3D. 4D. 5D?" "Cosmogony 2.0" by sculpture artist Carol Emmons' in the Kohler Gallery.  (free and open to the public)

Edison's Favorite Invention:  The Phonograph at Hearthstone Historic House Museum - June 29, 2014: 
The sites and sounds of early Edison phonographs will be exhibited.  Of all Edison 1,093 patents, the phonograph was his favorite invention. ($)

The Crescent City (1.5 hours)
Walking Tours
Historic Pub Crawl (2 hours)
Houdini's Appleton-Simply Illusion?  (1.5 hours)