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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 >
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.
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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In Good Taste Restaurant Week
Feb. 26-Mar. 8
Participating Downtown Wheaton Restaurants and Shops
Watch for specials all over town during In Good Taste Restaurant Week: Restaurants will be highlighting menu items and offering specials through March 8.
For more details, see our article on the event >
Celebrate Spring / Celebrate Easter
10:00 am–1:00 pm
Memorial Park & Participating Downtown Wheaton Businesses
Join us for this annual celebration of Spring and Easter! The day begins at 10:00 am with the Easter Egg Hunt for the kids in Memorial Park, followed by the Easter Bonnet Contest at 10:30. From 12:00-1:00 pm, children are invited to “hop” around downtown Wheaton in search of treats and goodies.
For more details, see The DWA Signature Events Page >
Winter Wheaton French Market
Nov. 8–Mar. 28
9:00 am–1:30 pm
Wheaton Metra Train Station, Front and West Streets, Downtown Wheaton
Many of the same favorite vendors from the summer will be featured throughout the winter at the French Market's indoor location. Stop by and see them inside the train station as the air turns from brisk to cold! They have goods that will warm your heart.
For more details, see The DWA Calendar of Events >