Appleton, Wisconsin 54914
Airport: ATW (Outagamie County Regional Airport) - 2 miles
Major meeting facilities: Radisson Paper Valley Hotel & Conference Center, Best Western Bridgwood Resort, Holiday Inn Appleton, Holiday Inn Neenah Riverwalk, Hilton Garden Inn
Attractions: Fox River Mall, Fox Cities Performing Arts Center, Bergstrom-Mahler Museum, History Museum at the Castle, Paper Discovery Center
WISCONSIN’S FOX CITIES OFFER VISITORS URBAN-STYLE IN COMMUNITIES THAT HAVEN’T LOST THEIR SMALL-TOWN WARMTH, SAFETY OR AFFORDABILITY.
Groups of 10 to 2,000 people will receive exceptional service at more than 17 facilities in one of America’s safest communities.
The largest of the Fox Cities is Appleton, home to a large downtown convention hotel and entertainment district. Meeting planners and attendees enjoy the “walkability” downtown Appleton offers during a convention. Nightlife abounds in the area, with live music at a number of bars, restaurants and coffee houses. In fact, Appleton was just named Wisconsin’s Most Walkable City and one of the top 11 Most Walkable Cities in the U.S. by Prevention magazine.
The Fox Cities are Wisconsin’s shopping place. Home to the Fox River Mall, the second largest in the state, and local retailers in vibrant downtown Appleton and historic downtown Neenah, the area is a shopper’s dream-come-true. Meeting planners also appreciate the variety of facilities in the area, from resort-like settings with on-site golf courses, to “just off the highway” locations and downtown settings with plenty of dining, nightlife and shopping within walking distance. Besides great shopping, the Fox Cities are home to diverse cultural offerings and excellent restaurants. The visual and performing arts are in abundance in the Fox Cities. Home to the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center which features top-notch Broadway shows along with many local and regional performances, the Fox Cities also offers a spectacular children’s museum, The History Museum at the Castle, Paper Discovery Center and Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass. For the sports enthusiast, Fox Cities Stadium fills the summer with minor league baseball action with the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, Class A affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers. Many of our attractions are available for meetings, dinners and receptions to add a unique experience to your meeting or event.
Located in the heart of northeastern Wisconsin’s “Paper Valley,” and home to a number of Fortune 100 manufacturers, the Fox Cities are a three-hour drive north of Chicago. Outagamie County Regional Airport (ATW) is served by Delta, United and Allegiant airlines, ensuring easy air access to and from different parts of the U.S. All bureau services are free and may include the following: name badges, registration assistance, brochures and programs for guests and children. Excellent facilities, great shopping, arts and nightlife are all here along the Fox River and Lake Winnebago.