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Coming June-October:
First Thursdays
Thanks to our Participating Businesses!

319 Gallery and Bistro
Antiques by Ginny
Back When Cafe
Blonde & Beyond
Center for the Visual Arts
Campbell Haines Menswear
Central Board Shop
Clay Corner Studio
Downtown Grocery
Evolutions in Design
Isaac's Fine Apparel
Jalapeno's Mexican Restaurante
Janke Book Store
JR Brushert Jewlers
La Prima
Lamplighter Fine Gifts
Malarkey's Pub & Townies Grill
Merle Norman Cosmetics Wausau
Nicole's Boutique
Northwoods Goldsmith
Polito's Pizza
River District Antiques
Second Peek Boutique/Standing Ovations
Shepherd & Schaller Sporting Goods
St. John's Episcopal Church
Studio 7
Sweet Lola's
Sweets on 3rd
Terradea Salon and Spa
The Bauhaus
The Diamond Showcase
The Grand Theater
The Mint Cafe
Then & Now Photography
Voss Holdings


Wausau River District, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to the revitalization of downtown Wausau's River District and is supported by City of Wausau Room Tax Funding.


5-8pm on the first Thursday of each month, June-October
Throughout Wausau's River District
First Thursdays!

Your newest shopping experience isn’t just a place, it’s a date! Make a date for First Thursdays in downtown Wausau’s River District! From 5-8pm the first Thursday of each month June-October, you’ll enjoy not only charming shops with first class service in a welcoming place, but music and entertainment too. You love downtown on Wednesdays, now try us on First Thursdays for merchandise, music, and more!

Each month, a new theme will take over both the streets and the stores downtown in this free, family-friendly event. There will be live music from local musicians, themed activities, special in-store deals and giveaways and a free drawing to win a $50 gift certificate to any of the 36 participating businesses.

Check our Facebook and Twitter pages for updates, including a complete list of participating businesses, sponsors, monthly themes, and promotions! We look forward to your joining us for First Thursdays!
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