Downtown News

Downtown EC’s Biggest Festival Returns with New Traditions

Downtown EC’s Biggest Festival Returns with New Traditions

Posted September 10th, 2012

The International Fall Festival returns this Saturday with a variety of new cultural traditions! Article courtesy of VolumeOne.

UWEC Ranks in Top Five Public Universities in the Midwest - UW-Eau Claire News

UWEC Ranks in Top Five Public Universities in the Midwest - UW-Eau Claire News

Posted September 13th, 2012

Here is the full article from UW-Eau Claire News

International Fall Festival Commercials Are Here!!

International Fall Festival Commercials Are Here!!

Posted September 6th, 2012

Check out the two new commercials for the fall festival coming up on September 15th!

Mona Lisa's is expanding!

Mona Lisa's is expanding!

Posted September 6th, 2012

The restaurant on Water Street is planning to expand into the former Avalon shop next door.

Mascots to take part in the International Fall Festival Parade of Nations!

Mascots to take part in the International Fall Festival Parade of Nations!

Posted September 5th, 2012

Several local mascots will be featured in the International Fall Festival Parade of Nations on September 15th at 3pm.

Stage schedule set for International Fall Festival!

Stage schedule set for International Fall Festival!

Posted September 5th, 2012

The International Fall Festival will contain a wide variety of entertainment ranging from performances at the World Stage, in front of Scandinavian Imports, and in front of the Federal Building on September 15th.

Engineers Prep Downtown for Two-Way Traffic Conversion

Engineers Prep Downtown for Two-Way Traffic Conversion

Posted August 30th, 2012

Here is the schedule for two-way traffic conversion in downtown.

Thank You To This Weeks New And Renewing Members

Thank You To This Weeks New And Renewing Members

Posted August 30th, 2012

Check out this weeks new and renewing members!

Lots of Things are Happening on Water Street

Lots of Things are Happening on Water Street

Posted August 30th, 2012

New business, relocations, and sculptures check it all out here!

New Loading Zones Set for Downtown

New Loading Zones Set for Downtown

Posted August 29th, 2012

There will be new loading zones to accommodate downtown deliveries after the two-way traffic conversion.

First Avenue Riverbank Gets Facelift

First Avenue Riverbank Gets Facelift

Posted August 28th, 2012

Construction update on First Avenue and lake Street.

Business Plan Entrants Looking to Start Businesses Downtown

Business Plan Entrants Looking to Start Businesses Downtown

Posted August 27th, 2012

Jump-Start participants looking to start businesses downtown!

Jump-Start Winners Announced

Jump-Start Winners Announced

Posted August 23rd, 2012

Congratulations to our Jump-Start Award winners! Jeremy Surguy is the grand prize winner for his business plan for "Tablet 23," a brew-on-premise business where people can make their own beer. Vanessa Moessner receives honorable mention for her business plan for "The Lily Pad Lab," a place that will

Jump-Start Awards Ceremony

Jump-Start Awards Ceremony

Posted August 16th, 2012

If you are attending the awards ceremony don't forget to RSVP by tomorrow August 17th!

Sign Up For The Parade of Nations

Sign Up For The Parade of Nations

Posted August 16th, 2012

The deadline is approaching to register for the Parade of Nations at IFF!

Summer Fest 2012 in Photos

Summer Fest 2012 in Photos

Posted August 13th, 2012

Check out photos from Summer Fest and a video from WQOW on the days events!

Thank You to All The Sponsors of Summer Fest

Thank You to All The Sponsors of Summer Fest

Posted August 13th, 2012

Thank you sponsors of Summer Fest for helping make the event possible!!

Volunteer at the International Fall Festival

Volunteer at the International Fall Festival

Posted August 13th, 2012

Meet new people and have fun by volunteering at IFF 2012!!

Strongmen and Women Challenged by Tough Events!

Strongmen and Women Challenged by Tough Events!

Posted August 13th, 2012

Check out this great story by WQOW on the Strongman Competition at Summer Fest!

Summer Fest expands attendees' experiences - Article from the Leader Telegram

Summer Fest expands attendees' experiences - Article from the Leader Telegram

Posted August 3rd, 2012

Check out this Summer Fest article by Breann Schossow of the Leader Telegram!