Downtown News

Detour No More: The Water Street Bridge is Nearing Completion

Detour No More: The Water Street Bridge is Nearing Completion

Posted August 23rd, 2016

The Water Street Bridge reconstruction is nearing completion!

A Grand Evening Returns to the Grand Avenue Bridge

A Grand Evening Returns to the Grand Avenue Bridge

Posted August 15th, 2016

Local Music Now Playing On Speakers In Downtown Eau Claire

Local Music Now Playing On Speakers In Downtown Eau Claire

Posted August 11th, 2016

Just in time for Eaux Claires, local music is now being played on the outdoor sound system in Downtown Eau Claire.

Cannery District Starts to Take Shape

Cannery District Starts to Take Shape

Posted August 10th, 2016

Plans move forward for a destination brewery in Downtown Eau Claire's Cannery District

Grand Evening Tickets Now on Sale!

Grand Evening Tickets Now on Sale!

Posted August 8th, 2016

Downtown Eau Claire, Inc. Announces Communications and Promotions Coordinator

Downtown Eau Claire, Inc. Announces Communications and Promotions Coordinator

Posted August 1st, 2016

Downtown Eau Claire, Inc welcomes Kyran Hamill as Communications and Promotions Coordinator. He is responsible for coordinating marketing, social media, special events, festivals and membership recruitment for Downtown Eau Claire, Inc.

Volunteers needed for Summer Fest

Volunteers needed for Summer Fest

Posted June 22nd, 2016

We need your help to make this another great event! Several volunteer opportunities are available; schedule where and when you'd like to volunteer and get a free t-shirt!

Sculpture tour launches 6th season

Sculpture tour launches 6th season

Posted June 15th, 2016

VOTE NOW for your favorite sculpture and pick up a hot off the press brochure today!

Groups arranging for local music to be played Downtown

Groups arranging for local music to be played Downtown

Posted June 2nd, 2016

Local music will soon be played through the S. Barstow Street sound system.

Sounds Like Summer Concert series begins tonight

Sounds Like Summer Concert series begins tonight

Posted June 2nd, 2016

Volume One kicks off its annual concert series in Phoenix Park TONIGHT.

Eau Claire farmers market kicks off

Eau Claire farmers market kicks off

Posted May 9th, 2016

The Lismore Hotel Eau Claire now open for guests

The Lismore Hotel Eau Claire now open for guests

Posted May 9th, 2016

Hilton Worldwide Announces Reopening of The Lismore Hotel Eau Claire – a DoubleTree by Hilton

Hilton Worldwide Announces Reopening of The Lismore Hotel Eau Claire – a DoubleTree by Hilton

Posted May 9th, 2016

Ceremony celebrates opening of The Lismore hotel

Ceremony celebrates opening of The Lismore hotel

Posted May 9th, 2016

Seventeen hours after The Lismore hotel in downtown Eau Claire officially opened, city officials, builders, the hotel’s ownership group and others celebrated the occasion this morning with applause and toast to its future.

Comedy fills downtown with laughter

Comedy fills downtown with laughter

Posted May 5th, 2016

Press Release: Sculpture Tour Announces 2016-2017 Season

Press Release: Sculpture Tour Announces 2016-2017 Season

Posted May 2nd, 2016

Sculpture Tour Eau Claire (STEC) celebrates the start of the 2016 -2017 season on May 4, 2016. This will be the sixth season.

Expert to lend his talent to Phoenix Park bridge lighting project

Expert to lend his talent to Phoenix Park bridge lighting project

Posted April 28th, 2016

“The effect could be like a waterfall of moving color,” he said, “like layers of light we can do infinite things with.”

Phoenix Park bridge light project moves forward

Phoenix Park bridge light project moves forward

Posted April 28th, 2016

An effort to turn a downtown Eau Claire bridge into a night attraction is moving forward.

2016 Jump-Start Downtown Business Competition

2016 Jump-Start Downtown Business Competition

Posted March 10th, 2016

The 2016 Jump-Start Downtown Business Competition is in full swing! If you are interested in starting a new business or relocating your existing business to the downtown Eau Claire area, this competition is for you!

Plans unveiled to light up the Phoenix Park bridge

Plans unveiled to light up the Phoenix Park bridge

Posted April 28th, 2016

"People really want these types of things in their community, and it's what they go to to bring their friends and family, and it's just a source of pride..."