Do you love chocolate? Now is the perfect time to get some delicious locally made chocolate and support local businesses! February 1st launched the 2022 Downtown Rhinelander Inc. (DRI) Taste of Chocolate fundraising event sponsored by Nicolet National Bank. Visit participating downtown businesses to purchase a $5 chocolate bar and support DRI and local businesses.
Our 5th annual motorcycle show comes to Downtown Rhinelander on the second Saturday in June in conjunction with the Art Fair on the Courthouse Lawn and the Rhinelander Car Show! Enjoy a stroll through our beautiful downtown while looking at amazing 2 and 4 wheeled art and build up your appetite for a real American burger from one of our great restaurants or pubs.
The several decade long tradition continues! On the first Wednesday of each August, hit the downtown for REDIKULUS deals and fun while shopping our downtown businesses.
It's the 1st Annual Downtown Duck Dash raffle. Adopt a duck, watch them dash down the Brown Street and you could win a prize!
Our annual gathering of street chalk artists to downtown. Artists both local and from all over the Midwest share their art! All abilities welcome. This is a one day event with prizes for the winners.
Downtown Trick or Treat - October 29, 2022
Each year, the Saturday before Halloween, local Police & Fire Departments help us block off the streets for a safe and fun business to business trick or treating event.
Holiday Open House - November 18-20, 2022
Continuing a tradition in downtown Rhinelander to kick off the Holiday season, DRI hosts the annual Holiday Open House event is the weekend before Thanksgiving. Stores will be filled with holiday gift ideas and will be offering special prices, and downtown Rhinelander will be in full holiday spirit as businesses will be competing to design the best holiday storefronts.