EXPLORE & VISIT

shops, restaurants, services and more >

Discover all Downtown Wheaton has to offer! Spend a day out with friends, create cherished memories and find unique gifts for loved ones.
Browse the DWA business directory now >

SAVE THE DATE

discover special events coming up in Wheaton >

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.

GET INVOLVED

in the Downtown Wheaton community >

We want to hear from you! Comment on a News item, send us a photo from an event, share News on Facebook. You ARE Downtown Wheaton.

LOOKING to make a CAREER MOVE? Check out our new
Jobs Board! >


OPEN A BUSINESS

get started now: download the DWA Business Guide >

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 >

APPLY FOR GRANTS

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.

VIEW PROPERTIES

currently available in downtown Wheaton >

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.


WHAT DWA CAN DO

to support your downtown Wheaton business >

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 >

JOIN THE DWA

and enjoy the difference our organization can make >

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 >

DWA MEMBERS

start using your member profile and tools today >

To access the DWA member marketing tools and your profile, simply log in here. >
Once in the system, you can:

  • update your company profile
  • add an event to the calendar
  • post a job, and more

Questions? See our FAQ >


Wheaton Wine & Arts Festival

 

Wheaton’s Wine & Cultural Arts Festival

  • Saturday, September 21st
  • 11:00 am-6:00 pm
  • Memorial Park , Downtown Wheaton

Join us for an exciting afternoon in the park featuring more than 100 wines, original works of art and live music. Vote for your favorite wine of the day—the winning wine will then be featured in selected Downtown Wheaton restaurants throughout the year.

View the complete Wine Tasting List Here

Presented by the Downtown Wheaton Association & The Wheaton Park District

Purchase Tickets:

Tickets are $25 in advance for 12  1 oz. tastings and a souvenir glass. A $5 designated driver entry fee for patrons 21 or older. Admission is free for 20 and under. To purchase tickets on line go to: www.wheatonparkdistrict.com/tickets

Call for artists!  

Interested in exhibiting and selling your work at the Wheaton Wine & Cultural Arts Festival? Contact Executive Director Paula Barrington at paula@downtownwheaton.com or 630-682-0633 for details.

Volunteers needed:  

If you can volunteer to run a wine-pouring or ticket-taking station, please fill out the form here >
Thank you!