Hot Summer Events are Downtown Cool

Summer Concert Series
Enjoy 3 options for FREE outdoor live music this summer!

NEW! Lunchtime Live Concerts sponsored by West Business Services – Thursdays 11:30am-1pm.

Enjoy live music over your lunch hour in Houdini Plaza in Downtown Appleton (the corner of College Avenue and Appleton Street)! Bring a bag lunch, enjoy take-out from one of the many Downtown restaurants or purchase lunch from one of the on-site vendors.  Plus West Business Services will be holding weekly on-site mini hiring fairs!

The 2012 Lunchtime Live artists include: Walter Kukla & Danielle Delorey, Sly Joe, Dr. Dobbe and Russ Reiser!

Heid Music Summer Concert Series presented by Bud Light Lime, Mill Creek, Octoberfest and Fox Cities Sign & Lighting Services – Thursdays, 5:30-8:30pm.

Move and groove to the music of the summer on center stage at Houdini Plaza in Downtown Appleton (the corner of College Avenue and Appleton Street). Your favorite adult malt beverages, soda and water will all be available, along with food from your favorite Downtown bars, restaurants and vendors in the park. While you are here, stop in at the Downtown Businesses, many of whom stay open later on Thursdays to serve you!

Riverbeat Music Along the Fox – Saturdays, 12:30-2:30pm.
FREE Summer Music Series on the Riverfront following the Downtown Farm Market! Enjoy a variety of beats to beat the heat: pop, jazz, folk, rock, country & more at multiple venues along the Riverfront!

Read more about the Appleton Downtown Summer Concerts

Art on the Town

3rd Friday of the Month, June – September
6:00 – 9:00pm (June 15, July 20, Aug 17 & Sept 21)

Stroll The Avenue or catch a free ride on the Johnson Bank Downtown Cool Trolley to explore and enjoy rhythm & music, performing arts, visual arts and even the art of food & beverage!

Read more information about Art on the Town

Downtown Appleton Farm Market

College Avenue from Appleton Street to Durkee Street plus Houdini Plaza!  Rain or Shine!

Saturdays, June 16-Oct. 27 , 8am-12:30pm

Read more about the Downtown Appleton Farm Market

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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, Downtown Appleton is a favorite destination for many -- and it just keeps getting better and better!

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