MAIN STAGE SPONSORED BY RUSSELL RESTAURANTS

Falls Memorial Fest Saturday, May 26, 2018

Major sponsors:

Lakefront Brewery logo Beer Capitol logoRussell Restaurants logo

 

 

 

 

Falls Memorial Fest will be held on Saturday, May 26, 2018 Downtown Menomonee Falls on Main Street from 11am until 10pm. Live music throughout the day!

2018 Schedule of Events

8:45 am | 1K Run/Walk for Kids 10 & Under – Operation Finally Home

9:00 am | 5K Run/Walk – Operation Finally Home

11:00 am | Opening Ceremony on the Main Stage

11:00 am | Wondersound Community Stage

11:00 am – 5:00 pm | Vendor Marketplace

11:00 am – 3:00 pm | Car Show

11:00 am – 5:00 pm |KidsFest

11:00 am – 2:00 pm | Plein Air Painting Competition

11:30 am – 3:30 pm | Caught in the Act performing on the Main Stage

3:00 pm | Lucky Ducky Derby Duck Drop

3:45 pm – 6:15 pm | Sorry We’re Open strolling musical performance

6:30 pm – 10:00 pm | Rebel Grace performing on the Main Stage sponsored by Russell Restaurants

 

See the full list of sponsors and details on our Falls Memorial Fest page.

Falls Memorial Fest Parking

Plein Air Painting Competition

Vendor Applications Now Accepted!

2018 Beer Garden Opens June 15

Downtown BID Celebrates 25 Years!

2018 BID Board Changes

2018 Sneak Peek

2017 in Review

Main Street Project Update

Beer Garden Opens September 15!

Falls Memorial Fest Parking map

Only a few days until Falls Memorial Fest in Downtown Menomonee Falls on Saturday, May 26.

Free festival, free parking! Falls Memorial Fest has it all!

Parking Map Falls Memorial Fest

 

Falls Memorial Fest has added a Plein Air Painting Competition to the festivities! (more…)

Falls Memorial Fest photo 2017

Vendor Applications are now being accepted for Falls Memorial Fest 2018 (more…)

2017 Beer Garden photo

The 2018 Menomonee Falls Downtown Beer Garden season opens Friday, June 15! (more…)

Photo of Village Centre sign

25 Year BannerThe Downtown Village Centre Business Improvement District was created in 1993 by the Village of Menomonee Falls in conjunction with the State of Wisconsin, and is celebrating 25 years of serving the community.

The MISSION of the Menomonee Falls Business District is to improve, maintain, and promote the downtown as a destination for the benefit of all; enhance downtown economic viability and provide a sense of community.

Check out the list of BID members in the Downtown.

Photo of Pete Sorenson of Pete's Main Street Headliners in Menomonee Falls

BID Board Changes for 2018

Downtown thanks outgoing Board Member Mary Lahti, owner of Bianca Bridal, for her service to the Downtown BID Board.

We welcome to Pete Sorenson, owner of Pete’s Main Street Headliners, a newly appointed Board Member as of January 1, 2018.

Thank you to the 2018 BID Board members who volunteer their time and talent for the benefit of the community.

http://menomoneefallsdowntown.org/bid-board/

 

Poppy & Thyme logo

2018 is shaping up to be an exciting year for Downtown Menomonee Falls with five new businesses setting up shop, and one hometown favorite undergoing a facelift:

  • Fiddleheads Coffee will start construction on their new location in the Koehler-Zahn house at the corner of Garfield & Appleton Avenue in January.
  • The old fire station #1 on Appleton Avenue will be converted into a restaurant by the owners of Leff’s Lucky Town. The bar and restaurant is currently being called The Fire Station. Construction to start in January.
  • Quizno’s will open a location next to Planet Fitness on Appleton Avenue with plans to open soon—no definite opening date set.
  • Downtown Menomonee Falls welcomes Poppy & Thyme, a bath, body and gift store opening March 1, next door to the soon-to-open Alumni Club on Appleton Avenue.
  • Alumni Club opening is planned late February.
  • Nino’s Italian Bakery & Deli will start their remodel project in January.

Additional Parking Lot at Former Classic Bike Shop on Roosevelt

The Village of Menomonee Falls bought the former Classic Bike Shop property on Roosevelt Drive just west of Mill Pond Park. This buildings on the property will be razed to create additional parking.

beer garden photo

2017 was an exciting year for the Downtown Village Centre BID.   (more…)

Main Street six ton weight limit sign

Downtown Business Improvement District Is On The Grow!

Phase I of the Main Street Reconstruction Project is complete and Downtown Menomonee Falls is proud to show off our new look! Improvements include:

  • Main Street Reconstruction between Water and Grand:
    • Resurfacing of Main Street
    • Creation of six concrete bump outs which will add to existing sidewalk space and enlarge outdoor seating areas
    • Creation of 12 parallel parking stalls on the Main Street Bridge
    • Striping of three new crosswalks with shorter crossing distances
    • Installation of raised planters containing trees and flowers/plantings
    • Addition of new street furnishings including benches, bicycle racks, and trash cans
  • 6 Ton weight limit signs posted. Read Main Street Trucking Weight Limit Flyer. This project complements the recent decommissioning of Hwy. 74 through Menomonee Falls which will phase-in the restriction of large semi-trucks and slow down traffic through our Downtown.
  • Centennial Plaza enhancements for Beer Garden.Main Street planters   Main Street 6 Ton Weight Limit sign

 

Beer Garden logoThe Beer Garden at Centennial Plaza opens Friday, September 15 from 4:00 – 9:00 p.m. and will be open every Friday night through October 27. (more…)