Downtown News

Watch for our new commercials on WQOW  this holiday season!

Watch for our new commercials on WQOW this holiday season!

Posted November 21st, 2013

Take a look at our commercials that will be airing on WQOW during the holiday season!

Thank You to Our Renewing Members!

Thank You to Our Renewing Members!

Posted November 21st, 2013

A Fun Dye Factory Ribbon Cutting

A Fun Dye Factory Ribbon Cutting

Posted November 14th, 2013

A Fun Dye Factory is located at 311 E. Madison Street in Downtown Eau Claire. The Factory has many options for tie dying and crafting fun, including different party packages, a bling station, and a heat press to personalize your creation.

Eau Claire Community comes together for Placemaking

Eau Claire Community comes together for Placemaking

Posted November 14th, 2013

Eau Claire community members put their heads together during special placemaking exercises on November 6th and November 9th at The Plus in Downtown Eau Claire. Community members discussed proposed ideas for what will be a public plaza in what is currently the "Haymarket" parking lot.

Thank You to Our New and Renewing Members!

Thank You to Our New and Renewing Members!

Posted November 14th, 2013

The Holiday Season Opener is next weekend!

The Holiday Season Opener is next weekend!

Posted November 14th, 2013

Watch our interview on WQOW News 18: Daybreak show to learn more!

The Goat moves down the street

The Goat moves down the street

Posted November 14th, 2013

A popular downtown coffee shop is moving, but just a little bit down the street.

Water Street Holiday Celebration is this weekend: November 14th-16th.

Water Street Holiday Celebration is this weekend: November 14th-16th.

Posted November 14th, 2013

There will be great shopping and dining opportunities the entire weekend long, including a wine sale at Mona Lisa's!

Downtown businesses pair up in support and to offer unique services

Downtown businesses pair up in support and to offer unique services

Posted November 14th, 2013

Some downtown businesses are joining ranks and teaming up to support their local counterparts, and to offer some unique things to customers.

Sculpture Dedication at the Eau Claire YMCA

Sculpture Dedication at the Eau Claire YMCA

Posted November 8th, 2013

On Sunday November 10th the YMCA of Eau Claire will dedicate the sculpture “Hey Mary Lou/Blindsided” which was part of this past summer’s sculpture tour.

Confluence Project flows forward

Confluence Project flows forward

Posted November 7th, 2013

With some new momentum behind it, the group that's leading the way for the Confluence Project are working to satisfy the conditions set forth in the Eau Claire City Council resolution that pledges $5 million to the community arts center portion of the project.

Christmastime in the City

Christmastime in the City

Posted November 7th, 2013

Christmastime in the City is Saturday, December 7th.

Mom gets popular vote

Mom gets popular vote

Posted November 7th, 2013

The votes have been counted and this statue called "A Mother's Undivided Love," will remain in Eau Claire. It's this year's People's Choice Award winner.

RCU Holiday Toy Drive

RCU Holiday Toy Drive

Posted November 7th, 2013

RCU is sponsoring a community wide Toy Drive.

Thank You to Our Renewing Members!

Thank You to Our Renewing Members!

Posted November 7th, 2013

Water Street Holiday Celebration

Water Street Holiday Celebration

Posted November 7th, 2013

Water Street Holiday Celebration is November 14th, 15th, and 16th.

Downtown Eau Claire businesses treat tricksters  on Halloween

Downtown Eau Claire businesses treat tricksters on Halloween

Posted November 7th, 2013

By Jocelyn Syrstad Taken from the Leader-Telegram "Lions, tigers, ghosts and goblins filled Barstow Street..."

New Sculpture Celebrated at the Library

New Sculpture Celebrated at the Library

Posted November 7th, 2013

The L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library in Eau Claire invites everyone to celebrate the installation of its new indoor sculpture, "Jack's Story Time." A special story time will be held on Friday, November 8, from 10:15 to 10:45 a.m. in the Youth Services Program Room. Welcoming remarks and the

Bistro to make a splash on Water Street

Bistro to make a splash on Water Street

Posted November 7th, 2013

Pull up a seat at the wine barrel table and chairs at a new bistro on Water Street. The Splash Wine Bistro isn't open just yet, but will be in a matter of days.

Volunteer Registration for Christmastime in the City

Volunteer Registration for Christmastime in the City

Posted November 5th, 2013

We need your help! We have a variety of volunteer opportunities available for this year's Christmastime in the City.