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Business Improvement District #41

Downer Avenue’s Newest Shop

Stop in to Downer Avenue's newest boutique shop, Goodland Home & Goods, located at 2565 N. Downer Avenue.  This amazing shop has everything you could want for your home.  Joyful, thoughtfully curated goods.  Goodland Home & Goods is a home, lifestyle and gift...

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Santa Rampage This Weekend

On December 3rd, Cafe Hollander is once again the place to be for the Wisconsin Bike Fed's Santa Rampage! Ride start: NEW THIS YEAR! Two ride start options are available. They both end at the Bike Fed office. 1. Join the start and do a full loop ride from the Bike Fed...

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Hops & Hounds

Hops & Hounds

Help us raise funds to benefiting our canine friends at Hops & Hounds! Our friends on North and Farwell are hosting a great event that you can’t miss!

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Cafe Hollander Downer Classic Bike Race

Food, beer & family fun at one of the most famous urban criterium courses in the U.S. with pro teams & riders from around the world.

Haunted Halloween

Family-friendly event geared towards participants of all ages! Stroll Historic Downer Avenue, where businesses give trick-or-treats for everyone.

Discover Downer

Historic Downer Avenue is one of Milwaukee’s most popular East Side business districts known for its great dining, shopping, movies, and annual events.