There’s always something happening in our bustling downtown area. Stay up to date on our latest events.
Saturday, October 28, 2017
10am – 1pm at Martin Memorial Plaza-Front Street
Join in the Halloween fun! Costume contest (all ages) at 10:00am
Moves Dance Studio Performance: 10:30am on Front Street
Free Hay Rides- 10:30am-1:00pm- Compliments of Wheaton Mulch
Trick or Treat -Store to Store- 10am- 1pm
Check out Trunk or Treat at Gary United Methodist Church from 10am- 12pm (Hale and Seminary)
Tickets on Sale Now for 9th Annual Chili Cook-Off
Saturday, November 4th 1pm -5pm
Featuring 15 Downtown Wheaton restaurants serving their best chili recipe. Tickets are $22 for adults and $10 for children (12 and under). Tickets available on line and at the Downtown Wheaton Association office at 108 East Wesley. Tickets are also available the day of the event at Martin Memorial Plaza.
Front Street Streetscape Improvements
Construction crews are diligently working on the east and west ends of Front Street this week in preparation for new water mains and sewer work- the necessary infrastructure work to be done prior to the installation of a new and exciting streetscape design for Downtown Wheaton. Yes, you can still drive east on Front Street, and yes, all businesses are open. Parking is still available on Front Street in designated areas and there is generous and free parking in the city garages. Check out the city’s update on the progress of the work for this week- October 16th:
Seen around Downtown Wheaton…Shop Local So Local Lasts signs proudly displayed by shop owner Andrew Parravano of Andrew’s Garden Floral Couture at 131 West Wesley along with Briana Neal and Brenda Nicolls. For the story behind the campaign go to: http://downtownwheaton.com/shop-local-local-lasts-2/