Welcome to Downtown Eau Claire

Downtown Eau Claire, Inc. (DECI) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the revitalization of Down­town Eau Claire. It’s the premier organization that creates a down­town that everyone recognizes, appreciates, and enjoys. DECI’s work strengthens our Down­town, the heart of Eau Claire, thus benefiting our entire community. A strong downtown means a strong community for all those who live in the Chippewa Valley. Join us Downtown Eau Claire for our festivals, special events, and all that we have to offer!

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In The Press: UrbanMatter Chicago

In The Press: UrbanMatter Chicago

Posted November 9th, 2017

Whether you’re looking for outdoor recreation, live jazz, new culinary interests or a vibrant…

Celebrate Halloween in Downtown Eau Claire

Celebrate Halloween in Downtown Eau Claire

Posted October 24th, 2017

Downtown Enhancement Grants Accepting Applications

Downtown Enhancement Grants Accepting Applications

Posted October 20th, 2017

The grant is available to any DECI-member business in operation for 2 years or more.

Eau Claire River Lights

Eau Claire River Lights

Posted October 13th, 2017

The Eau Claire River Lights is downtown Eau Claire's signature lit landmark.

Winners Announced for the Jump-Start Downtown Business Competition

Winners Announced for the Jump-Start Downtown Business Competition

Posted October 10th, 2017

Downtown Eau Claire, Inc. (DECI) announced the winners of the thirteenth annual Jump-Start Downtown…

Jump-Start Downtown Business Competition Finalists Announced

Jump-Start Downtown Business Competition Finalists Announced

Posted September 28th, 2017

Downtown Eau Claire, Inc. is excited to announce the six applicants for the 13th Annual Jump-Start…

Phoenix Park Bridge Lighting Event Scheduled

Phoenix Park Bridge Lighting Event Scheduled

Posted September 28th, 2017

Downtown Eau Claire, Inc., the Rotary Club of Eau Claire, and the University of Wisconsin - Eau…

Ribbon Cutting To Be Held For Northbound Supply Co.

Ribbon Cutting To Be Held For Northbound Supply Co.

Posted September 25th, 2017

Downtown Eau Claire, Inc. will host a ribbon cutting to celebrate the Grand Opening of Northbound…

In The Press: Wisconsin State Journal

In The Press: Wisconsin State Journal

Posted September 18th, 2017

Eau Claire software company helps create 'a place full of opportunities'

In The Press: Vinyl Me, Please

In The Press: Vinyl Me, Please

Posted August 30th, 2017

Revival Is The Best Record Store In Wisconsin

New Concept Will Bring Life To Downtown Development

New Concept Will Bring Life To Downtown Development

Posted August 29th, 2017

A new design may soon transform an empty Downtown block into an innovative multi-use development.

In The Press: CityLab

In The Press: CityLab

Posted August 25th, 2017

How Bon Iver Saved Eau Claire

Eau Claire Dance Festival adds to lineup

Eau Claire Dance Festival adds to lineup

Posted August 24th, 2017

Best-selling author Nickolas Butler will join dancers, musicians and another acclaimed local writer…

In The Press: Thrillist

In The Press: Thrillist

Posted August 15th, 2017

American's Best Small Cities To Move To Before They Get Too Popular

Eau Claire Dance Festival to stage inaugural event

Eau Claire Dance Festival to stage inaugural event

Posted August 15th, 2017

A new dance festival in Eau Claire will live up to its name, shining a spotlight on modern dance…

RSVP Today For A Grand Evening On The Bridge

RSVP Today For A Grand Evening On The Bridge

Posted July 18th, 2017

In The Press: Thrillist

In The Press: Thrillist

Posted July 24th, 2017

This Small Midwestern Town Is The Mini-Portland Of Your Dreams

Downtown Guides Training Scheduled!

Downtown Guides Training Scheduled!

Posted July 18th, 2017

We're looking for friendly faces and warm hearts to share the love in Downtown Eau Claire!

In The Press: 88Nine Radio Milwaukee

In The Press: 88Nine Radio Milwaukee

Posted July 14th, 2017

The (re)making of Eau(x) Claire(s)

In The Press: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine

In The Press: Mpls.St.Paul Magazine

Posted July 12th, 2017

Lesser known is the story of how Vernon and his circle influenced a vibrant Midwest music scene that…

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