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Explore Downtown Waukesha

There are so many places to explore in Downtown Waukesha, it’s hard to know where to start.
Whether you’re looking for a place to grab a bite (or a brew), shop, or hang out, our downtown district has what you’re looking for!

Discover Downtown

Wauktober Postcard & Downtown Waukesha Wine Tumbler

Wauk-Tober Beer & Wine Walk

Grab your friends or significant others and join us for the 2022 Wauk-Tober Beer & Wine Walk. The event takes place on Saturday, October 15, 2022 from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. Enjoy great beer and wine samples, while indulging in mouthwatering food at many of your favorite, local downtown businesses.

When in Southeast Wisconsin, you'll find there's no better location to wine and dine than Downtown Waukesha! Our one-of-a-kind downtown district is home to many perfect-for-date-night restaurants & bars.

Wine & Dine

Looking for a place to begin your happily ever after? Charming Downtown Waukesha is a delightful destination to host your wedding!

Get Hitched

Our trendy district is home to an eclectic mix of attractions, from shops to art galleries, cafes, restaurants, and other unique boutiques. It shouldn't surprise anyone, then, to learn that it's also a destination where you can get the best brews and tattoos in the metro area.

Brews & Tattoos

Rock out. Cozy up. Read more. Whatever your plans may be, Downtown Waukesha has everything you're looking for and more. Check out our recommendations for devoting your day to coffee and classics.

Coffee & Classics

It’s always a good time for some “you” time. Whether you’re looking to freshen your entire look or just hit the refresh button, Downtown Waukesha salons and spas are ready to be of service!

Pamper & Polish

Everyone knows that Downtown Waukesha is historic, charming, and awesome. But did you know that we’re also classy? Our downright delightful downtown is your destination for discovering passions, learning new skills, and turning talent into works of art.

Keep it Classy

Upcoming Events

Poker Week 2- Nice Ash Cigar Bar

  • 323 W Main Street

Calendar – Nice Ash Cigar Bar (theniceash.com) Grab your friends and stop by Nice Ash Cigar Bar for...

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Teen Time: Tasting in the Kitchen- Waukesha Public Library

  • 321 Wisconsin Avenue

Teen Time: Tasting in the Kitchen | Waukesha Public Library (librarycalendar.com) Come and explore the Library’s new Demonstration Kitchen and...

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Brandy Old Fashioned Caramels and Caramel Sauce

  • 280 W Main Street
  • $59

9/28 Brandy Old Fashioned Caramels and Caramel Sauce (chefpamskitchen.com) Chef Pam welcomes Mary Adashek owner of Sweet Connection...

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