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Taste of the Falls

Taste of the Falls is a special Saturday food vendor extravaganza at the Beer Garden in Downtown Menomonee Falls!
Food, Beer and live music!

Join us on July 20 and August 17 from 5:00-9:00pm.
We are inviting local restaurants and food vendors to participate and have confirmed the following to date:

Saturday, July 20

Saturday, August 17

Music by: Me & Him Music by: Wait for Morning
Alumni Club Tavern & Eatery Alumni Club Tavern & Eatery
A.J. O’Brady’s Irish Pub A.J. O’Brady’s Irish Pub
Chocolate Falls Chocolate Falls
Davians Davians
Qdoba Qdoba
Grate Modern Mac & Cheese Grate Modern Mac & Cheese
The Main Mill The Main Mill
Nino’s Italian Bakery & Deli Nino’s Italian Bakery & Deli

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Interested in being a Taste of the Falls Food Vendor?The Downtown Beer Garden is at the Mill Pond Park shelter, located on the west side of “the falls” between Main Street and Roosevelt Drive.

Download a Taste of the Falls Food Vendor Application here: FoodVendorApp-TasteoftheFalls

Mill Pond Park


Celebrate Mom

“Celebrate Mom” and shop WITH or shop FOR her in Downtown Menomonee Falls from 6-8pm on Thursday, May 9.

This event is NOT just for the ladies, guys!

Store and restaurant drink specials from participating businesses will make this a MUST for the greatest gift-xperience for you and Mom. The list of participating businesses keeps growing!

Poppy & Thyme
Chocolate Falls
Peace Yoga Studio & Wellness Center
MeikoBella Studio
Marigold Marketplace & Creative Studio
The Main Mill
AJ O’Bradys
Robin’s Nest
Pink Lemonade Salon & Day Spa
Bank of Flowers
Almondgoodness (at Poppy & Thyme)
Olive Branch Boutique on Main
Purloin Studio, Art Gallery, Bookshop & Coffeehouse


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Free Concerts in Downtown Menomonee Falls

What was formerly known as Thursday Summer Concerts and the Friday Beer Garden will now be Concerts at the Beer Garden at Mill Pond Park, opening this summer on June 13!

  • The Beer Garden will be open 5:00pm – 9:00pm both nights
  • Thursday Concerts 6:30-8:00pm
  • Friday Concerts 6:30-9:00pm

Check out the entertainment line-up
http://menomoneefallsdowntown.org/portfolio/beer-garden/

Thursday food will be provided by the Kiwanis Club, and Friday food will be provided by a variety of vendors.

Taste of the Falls

Taste of the Falls PLUS! Two “Taste of the Falls” events will take place this summer:

  • Saturday, July 20
  • Saturday, August 17

featuring a variety of food vendors from the area. Stay tuned for details …

 

 

 

 

 

Main Street & Appleton Intersection Opens!

Main Street Construction Updates

Phase II of Main Street Reconstruction

Summer Main Street Reconstruction Project

Main Street Reopens

All orange barrels must come to an end …
and so it is with the Phase II Main Street Improvement Project in Menomonee Falls. Main Street has officially reopened as of Friday, September 14, 2018.

We are told there is only some minor landscape work, details and clean-up to be accomplished in the next week or so.

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Pardon our dust while
the Village continues the improvements to Downtown Menomonee Falls!

WEEK #5 Update:

Crews worked on the Northeast quadrant concrete removal (Centennial Plaza) this week; paving is planned for Friday 7/13.

Plans for week of 7/16:

  • Early in week: Allow concrete to cure in Northeast quadrant
  • Mid-week: Tentatively switching traffic control to the Northwest quadrant (Bank of Flowers) approximately on Wednesday subject to concrete cure and weather.
  • This will also officially begin the detour of Main Street traffic. Main Street will only be open to east-bound vehicles, while west-bound vehicles will be detoured; north on Appleton, west on Roosevelt, and south on Shady Lane.
  • End of week: Reconstruct curb and sidewalk at Northwest quadrant of Intersection.

WEEK #4 Update:

Crews have shifted work to the Northeast quadrant of the Appleton and Main intersection, in front of Centennial Plaza.

  • Right hand turns will NOT be allowed from westbound Main Street to Northbound Appleton.
  • Northeast corner crosswalks will be closed so that no pedestrians will try to walk through the construction area.

WEEK #3 Update:

Crews will be completing work on the Southeast quadrant (Nino’s Bakery) and switching to the Northeast quadrant (Centennial Plaza):
  • Paving and clean-up will wrap up in front of Nino’s Thursday and Friday; concrete will be curing over the weekend and traffic control could switch to the Northeast quadrant as early as Tues., July 3 depending on weather conditions.
  • When the crews shift to the Centennial Plaza quadrant, there will be no right hand turn allowed from westbound Main Street to Northbound Appleton.
  • Northeast crosswalks will be closed so that no pedestrians will try to walk through the construction area.
  • By the end of the week of 7/2, curb, gutter and some sidewalk work could be under way.

WEEK #2 Update:

Crews will continuing work on the South East Quadrant, in front of Nino’s Bakery

  • Traffic Control – South East Crosswalks (in front of Nino’s) will be closed so that no pedestrians will try to walk through the construction area. No other major changes are anticipated.
  • Curb and Gutter in the South East quadrant should be constructed during the beginning of the week and additional pavement removal is expected during the rest of the week.
  • Sidewalk installation of the South East quadrant is expected later in the week, subject to weather.

WEEK #1 Update:

• Concrete cutting at the southeast corner of Appleton Avenue & Main Street will begin by 6/15.
• Nino’s Bakery front entrance will be closed temporarily, side entrance will be used and marked with signs.
• Concrete removal and replacement will proceed following the cutting.
• Right turns onto Main Street will be restricted for northbound traffic for 2-3 weeks; access east Main Street via Mill Street or Cleveland.


Overview

Phase II of the Main Street Road Construction will begin the week of June 11. This project will reconstruct:

  • Main Street and Appleton Avenue intersection, and
  • Main Street between Hoyt Drive and Appleton Avenue adding a pedestrian crosswalk, bump outs, and planter beds.

Downtown Business Impacts

  • All businesses will remain open and accessible during road construction.
  • During the Appleton Avenue & Main Street intersection work, the side entrances to Nino’s Bakery, Bank of Memories and Sal’s Pub will be used. The front entrances for these three businesses will alternately close temporarily as crews work in the area. The side, alternate entrances will be marked and easily accessible.
  • Right turns from northbound Appleton Avenue will be restricted for the first 2-3 weeks of construction.

Traffic Impacts

  • Westbound traffic on Main Street will be detoured north on Appleton Avenue, west on Roosevelt Drive and south on Shady Lane.
  • Eastbound traffic on Main Street is intended to be maintained for the duration of the project.

Parking Impacts

  • The Main Street public parking lot at the entrance to North Middle School will remain open.
  • On-street parking spaces on Main Street between Appleton Avenue & Hoyt Drive will be unavailable.

For further information

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Construction Barrel Mascot The Village of Menomonee Falls has announced that Phase II of the Main Street Reconstruction will begin this summer. (more…)