You're invited to enjoy Downtown For The Holidays!
Not just a one-day event, but a destination for holiday fun all
Stroll the Avenue and shop the 60 + unique shops or enjoy the 70+
pubs, clubs & restaurants! Enjoy a unique holiday shopping
experience in Downtown Appleton Nov. 14- Dec. 31, 2014.
Download a Downtown For The Holidays Guide
listing all the activities & events now or pick
up a copy in many participating businesses!
Small Business Saturday on November 29,
2014: This is your opportunity to support
small businesses in your community. These are the same businesses
that answer your questions and provide help with your shopping
while supporting many charitable events throughout the year.
Celebrate with them and enjoy special offers &
Small and Win Big when you pick up (or download) a Passport and have it stamped at businesses as
you enjoy shopping in the unique clothing boutiques, great gourmet
coffee shops, a huge variety of places to eat and fun entertainment
options. Lots of special offers, refreshments and the opportunity
to win gift certificates! Shop Appleton First and feel good about
buying local and supporting Independent Businesses. Relax! You're
Download a list of specials at the Downtown
Remember Downtown Appleton is the place to shop
for all your gift-giving needs throughout the holiday season and
the year! Every dollar you spend at a locally owned small business
returns approximately 68 cents to the community versus a dollar
spent at a national chain which only results in 43 cents remaining
One Stop Elf Shop Kids Market:
This new seasonal shop inside City Center gives kids the
opportunity to shop for gifts for their parents, siblings and
friends with the help of an elf! Open every Saturday Nov.
15-Dec. 20, 10am-2pm.
Visits & Photos with Santa at Gabriel Furniture
every Saturday Nov. 15-Dec. 13, noon-3pm.
The 44th. Annual Downtown Appleton
Christmas Parade was held on Tuesday,
Nov. 25. Local Channel 5 will videotape the parade
for showing on two subsequent dates: Thursday, Nov. 27 from
6:30-8:00 pm with a second telecast on Saturday, Nov. 29 from 11:00
Holiday Fun Fest Saturday, Dec. 20: Enjoy
a brand new event featuring Thrivent Financial's Avenue of
Ice. Enjoy ice carving demonstrations, live reindeer,
horse drawn wagon rides, refreshments, visits with Santa and more
in Houdini Plaza 10:30am-2:30pm. Plus Live Window Displays
noon-3pm and Ice sculptures along the Avenue!
Don't forget that Downtown Appleton is home to more
than 70 pubs, clubs and restaurants. One of them is sure
to be perfect for your holiday celebration...large or small!
If after all that shopping, you still can't decide on a gift,
choose a Downtown Appleton Gift Certificate
good at over 150 businesses with a 5 year expiration
2014 Window Display Contest