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Student Discounts Downtown

Sep 23, 2019

Who’s doesn’t love a discount?! Downtown Wichita Falls is proud of our Midwestern State Mustangs and Vernon College Chaparrals! We encourage students to explore off campus and come downtown to study, be entertained and to shop! Here is a list of downtown Wichita Falls businesses that offer discounts/ specials for students: FOOD STUDENT DISCOUNTS •…

Downtown, the Community Living Room

Aug 29, 2019

This year Downtown Wichita Falls Development is encouraging citizens to help us make Wichita Falls’ “community living room” a more welcoming and engaging place.  How to do we create a “community living room”? Downtown Wichita Falls is the heart of our city and we are working hard to create a place that people want to…

709 Indiana Avenue

Jun 25, 2019

A New Adventure! On Friday, June 21, 2019, Downtown Wichita Falls Development embarked on a new adventure! We purchased 709 Indiana Avenue. This 100+ year old building was once the Jolesch – Thomas Shoe Company in the 20’s and Goodies in the 60’s – 70’s. After renovations it will be the new home to the…

Real Estate in Downtown Wichita Falls

Jun 3, 2019

Likely you have noticed the energy downtown Wichita Falls growing and want to be a part of it! Real estate to buy or lease is going fast in the heart of Wichita Falls. The past couple years there has been quite an economic boom in downtown; from makers hubs, restaurants, to more residential housing. With the…

5 Easy Ways to Support Downtown Wichita Falls

May 7, 2019

Supporting downtown businesses is easy! It’s National Small Business Week! We challenge everyone to pick your 5 favorite downtown spots and show them some extra love this week by using one of the 5 ways below. 

Economic Impact: Cajun Fest 2019

May 7, 2019

THANK YOU! We are thrilled with another successful Cajun Fest! It is always so amazing seeing so many people strolling around downtown Wichita Falls. By attending a festival you are helping the local economy. Here is a breakdown of the numbers from this year’s festival: 

2019 St. Patrick’s Day Street Festival Line Up Announced!

Jan 28, 2019

  Outside Stage: Martin Byrnes & Murty Ryan  AA Bottom Martin Byrnes & Murty Ryan  James Cook The Nixon’s  Iron  Horse Pub Stage: Mike O Neill Martin Byrnes & Murty Ryan Hannah Belle Lecter Click here for more information about the festival! 

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.