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Discover all Downtown Wheaton has to offer! Spend a day out with friends, create cherished memories and find unique gifts for loved ones.
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Whether you are looking for a Signature Downtown Wheaton Association event or one hosted by one of our members, check out our Calendar of Events for the latest activities, openings and celebrations.


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The DWA will guide you through the steps of opening a business in downtown Wheaton. The DWA Business Guide includes local demographics and statistics, information on applying for grants, links to online applications and more >


online with the DWA's easy online applications >

Use these simple online forms to apply for a Retail Business Grant or a Façade Improvement Grant. The DWA will contact you with follow-up information. General questions? Contact us to ask a DWA expert.


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Browse business spaces that are currently available for rent or purchase in downtown Wheaton. Contact us for further assistance in finding the property that's right for your specific location, size and layout requirements.


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The Downtown Wheaton Association was founded to maximize business opportunities and foster pride in downtown Wheaton. Discover how our expertise in marketing and community building can help your business grow >


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As a DWA member, extensive benefits and marketing tools are at your disposal, including an enhanced listing in our directory, calendar postings, possible inclusion in Shoppers' Club enews, jobs board postings and more. Become a member >


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  • Featured Business

    Bella Roba
    A high style bazaar with an eclectic mix of clothing, jewelry, accessories, antiques, decor, art and found items! More >

  • April 3, 2014

    Annual Membership Meeting of Downtown Wheaton Association Set for April 23rd

    The Downtown Wheaton Association will be hosting its Annual Membership Meeting and Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, April 23rd at 5:00pm at Ivy Restaurant, located at 120 North Hale Street. All property and business owners within the Downtown Wheaton business district are invited to attend.  …
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    April 21, 2014

    Annual Easter Celebration in Downtown Wheaton Was Egg-cellent!

    Thousands of  children descended upon Memorial Park this past Saturday for the annual Easter Egg Hunt hosted by the Downtown Wheaton Association.   A total of 5000 candy filled eggs were scattered about the park and in a matter of minutes were collected by enthusiastic children ranging from infants to 10 years of age.…
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    Franklin Middle School ‘Art Walk’ -Friday, May 2nd

    The many artistic, dramatic, and musical talents of the students of Franklin Middle School will be showcased during the school’s annual ‘Art Walk’ held in Downtown Wheaton on Friday, May 2nd from 5pm to 8pm.   The evening features musical performances, visual arts exhibitions and much more in a variety of downtown businesses.  …
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    April 17, 2014

    PrairiePath Books To Host A Cabaret Evening of Story and Song

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    April 14, 2014

    Dry City Brew Works Kicks Off with Kickstarter Program!

    Dry City Brew Works – to be located at 120 North Main Street in the near future has initiated a Kickstarter project to help raise money for its brew tasting venue in Downtown Wheaton.
    Kickstarter is an innovative means to funding new, cutting edge and innovative businesses; giving the financial ‘kick’ needed to launch a new business.  …
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    • Upcoming Events

      For a complete listing, please view our calendar of events >

      Wheaton French Market

      Wheaton French MarketSaturdays
      April 19–Nov. 8
      8:00 am-2:00 pm
      South Main Street & East Liberty Drive

      Awarded West Suburban Living's 2013 Best of the West: BEST Farmer's Market Ranking! Wheaton's French Market will be returning to Downtown Wheaton every Saturday this spring, summer and fall. This year's French Market will be open from April 19–November 8, 2014. Enjoy artisan baked goods, fine cheeses, bountiful flowers, fresh local produce, fashionable accessories, artwork and fun with your neighbors!

      For more details, see The DWA Calendar of Events >

      Vintage Rides

      Vintage RidesFridays
      May 30–Sept. 5
      6:30-9:00 pm
      Front Street

      Join us for a trip down memory lane and view these POWERFUL works of art! See the complete calendar for the featured era or model of the night, from muscle cars to country night. Download the 2014 Vintage Rides weekly schedule here >

      For more details, see the DWA calendar of events. >

      Wheaton's Choice Awards

      Wheaton's Choice AwardNow Closed
      Downtown Wheaton Businesses

      Winner announced soon!