Downtown News

Summer Kicks-Off in Downtown Eau Claire

Summer Kicks-Off in Downtown Eau Claire

Posted May 26th, 2017

Multiple summer traditions kickoff this week and next in Downtown Eau Claire. Offering food, drink, music, sports, and more, it's your chance to relax, grab a cold drink, and soak up the summer. We've earned it!

In The Press: Thrillist

In The Press: Thrillist

Posted May 26th, 2017

Eau Claire is chosen as the Best Small Town in Wisconsin!

Prex Claires To Showcase Local Music During Eaux Claires Weekend

Prex Claires To Showcase Local Music During Eaux Claires Weekend

Posted May 8th, 2017

Downtown Eau Claire, Inc. and Blugold Radio 99.9 FM are excited to announce Prex Claires - a celebration of music made in and around the Chippewa Valley in venues throughout Downtown Eau Claire.

Events Planned In Eau Claire To Celebrate Creative Economy Week

Events Planned In Eau Claire To Celebrate Creative Economy Week

Posted May 4th, 2017

Downtown Eau Claire, Inc., in partnership with numerous local businesses and organizations, will celebrate the statewide Creative Economy Week during the week of May 13th-20th.

Jump-Start Downtown Business Competition Launches

Jump-Start Downtown Business Competition Launches

Posted April 18th, 2017

This year's competition features expanded prize packages!

New City Grant To Aid Replacement Of Lead Water Lines

New City Grant To Aid Replacement Of Lead Water Lines

Posted April 12th, 2017

You can now check online if you have lead pipes - and if you do, you may qualify for a new City program to help replace them!

Egg Hunts This Saturday In Downtown Eau Claire!

Egg Hunts This Saturday In Downtown Eau Claire!

Posted April 15th, 2017

Downtown is home to not one but TWO Egg Hunts this Saturday. Grab the kids and the camera, and join us Downtown!

Amazing Eau Claire Clean-Up Scheduled For Earth Day

Amazing Eau Claire Clean-Up Scheduled For Earth Day

Posted April 6th, 2017

Join us on Earth Day for Eau Claire's largest community service project!

In The Press: Outside Magazine

In The Press: Outside Magazine

Posted April 6th, 2017

Eaux Claires is #8 on Outside Magazine's 2017 Best Trips list!

Downtown Park To Be Renamed For Bon Iver Frontman

Downtown Park To Be Renamed For Bon Iver Frontman

Posted April 1st, 2017

A resolution to be introduced would rename Owen Park as "Vernon Park"

In The Press: Minnesota Monthly Magazine

In The Press: Minnesota Monthly Magazine

Posted March 23rd, 2017

Downtown Eau Claire featured in Minnesota Monthly magazine

In The Press: Paste Magazine

In The Press: Paste Magazine

Posted March 10th, 2017

Nickolas Butler Talks Family Secrets and the Rust Belt in The Hearts of Men

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Downtown

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Downtown

Posted March 8th, 2017

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Downtown Eau Claire! Music, dancing, food, drink, fitness, and a parade.

In The Press: StarTribune

In The Press: StarTribune

Posted February 25th, 2017

All aboard from the east? Wisconsinites plot rail to Twin Cities.

Downtown’s Best Honored At The Downtownys

Downtown’s Best Honored At The Downtownys

Posted February 24th, 2017

Downtown Eau Claire, Inc. hosted the 9th Annual Downtown Eau Claire Awards - The Downtownys - last night at The Lismore Hotel.

Haymarket Plaza Design Open House Scheduled

Haymarket Plaza Design Open House Scheduled

Posted February 17th, 2017

The City of Eau Claire will host a public open house to gain feedback on the design of Haymarket Plaza.

In The Press: MPR News

In The Press: MPR News

Posted February 8th, 2017

Downtown featured on Minnesota Public Radio

Announcing The Downtowny Finalists!

Announcing The Downtowny Finalists!

Posted February 2nd, 2017

Tickets On Sale Now For The Downtown Eau Claire Awards

Tickets On Sale Now For The Downtown Eau Claire Awards

Posted January 17th, 2017

The Oscars, The Emmys, The Tonys. And now...The Downtownys!

Downtown Eau Claire, Inc. Announces 2017 Events

Downtown Eau Claire, Inc. Announces 2017 Events

Posted January 3rd, 2017

We're excited to announce the dates for our 2017 major events!