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20 Texoma’s Best Awards for Downtown businesses!

Oct 3, 2018

  We are doing a happy dance for all the downtown businesses that received the honor of Texoma’s Best by Times Record News! Best beer: P2 The Deuce Best craft beer: Wichita Falls Brewing Company Best imported beer: Half Pint  Best breakfast: 8th Street Coffee House Best brewery: Wichita Falls Brewing Company Best chips &…

Cajun Fest 2018!

Apr 16, 2018

NEW THIS YEAR!!!!! Gumbo Cook-Off Games and activity area for ADULTS! Think corn-hole, washers, life size beer pong… Larger kids’ area! Kids play for FREE!!! Click here for more information, bands, tickets sales, gumbo cook-off application.

After Hours Artwalk Returns!

Apr 2, 2018

DOWNTOWN PREPARES FOR AFTER HOURS ART WALK Galleries, studios and locally owned businesses in Downtown Wichita Falls will be open late Thursday, April 5th for the first After Hours Artwalk (AHA!) of 2018. The walk is a monthly celebration of art. Take a relaxing stroll and explore art studios, galleries, restaurants and shops! Each event…

Faces of Downtown: Pat’s Drive Inn

Mar 23, 2018

When you are in downtown Wichita Falls and looking for that perfect burger, look no further than Pat’s Drive Inn. This family owned restaurant has so much history in the heart of our city. Faces of Downtown is a video series to highlight downtown businesses and help share their stories.

Del Castillo to Headline St. Patrick’s Day Festival

Feb 13, 2018

  St. Patrick’s Day Street Festival March 17, 2018, downtown Wichita Falls, Texas Get your tickets here! Del Castillo is a cross-cultural power in music. Their original sound blends, rock, Latin, blues, and world music. Read more of their bio. Also taking the stage: Andy Frasco & the U.N. Coming from Ireland, Martin Byrnes &…

Calling all artists!!

Jan 29, 2018

The 2018 Art & Soul Festival is now accepting artist applications!! JUNE 23, 2018 Where community meets creativity! CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP!!! Can’t wait to see you in June!   Art and Soul combines the magic of music with the allure of art. The festival, hosted by Downtown Wichita Falls Development, features live music,…

City Light Parade Registration now open!

Sep 11, 2017

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN Deadline is October 31, but we limit the parade to 100 entries. So don’t wait!!  Theme: A Storybook Christmas Get creative! Any holiday story or movie will do! Don’t forget to LIGHT IT UP!!  Prizes for best float and decorated vehicle. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for the event…

Texoma Gives!

Sep 6, 2017

The development of downtown Wichita Falls is key to economic development for Wichita Falls. This means better quality of life for all of us. Please consider donating to Downtown Wichita Falls Development. Proceeds will go to our bench project. Each bench is roughly $700. Schedule a donation or donate tomorrow here: http://bit.ly/TexomaGives17 Downtown Wichita Falls Development…

Downtown Merchant Meeting

Jul 31, 2017

MERCHANT MEETING Own a business or property in the Central Business District?  We want your input! DATE:  6PM, Tuesday, August 15th LOCATION: Room #205, Wichita Falls Public Library, 600 11th Street If you are unable to make the meeting, please take a couple minutes to fill out our online questionnaire. 

The Wichita Falls Plan – Take The Survey!

Jul 26, 2017

  The Economic Development Steering Committe needs your input! CLICK HERE TO TAKE THE SURVEY! Your response will be used for the research to form tactics and action to address challenges and capitalize on oppurtunities to retain talent, grow business, enhance the quality of life, and create wealth for the greater Wichita Falls area. Learn…