Find It All in Downtown Janesville

Whether you’re here for the first time or all the time, you’ll find something to love about Downtown Janesville, Wisconsin. From restaurants to shopping to overnight accommodations, we have it all. Plus, an array of year-round events offer a little bit of everything, no matter what your taste or style.

Upcoming Events

Janesville’s Jolly Jingle

Kick off the holiday season with our three-day downtown celebration featuring a tree lighting, fireworks, luminary walk, lighted parade and lots of activities for the whole family Dec. 2-4.

Downtown Business Directory

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Eat & Drink

From American to Chinese to Mexican and everything in between, you’ll find what you’re craving.

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Unique shops and boutiques, resale and consignment stores and more await your next shopping trip.

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Whether you’re in need of a haircut, professional services, printing & design, or information, it’s downtown.

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When you need a place for out-of-town guests, or just need a staycation for yourself, look no further.

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Whether your personal tastes are modern or lean toward classical, you’ll find plenty to see and do.

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Parks, bicycle and walking trails, an outdoor workout space, and more to elevate your heartbeat.

Business Spotlight - Glass Garden

Featured Business Spotlight

Glass Garden

We are a full-service stained glass shop teaching classes, selling supplies, repairing stained glass and building custom projects.

About Downtown Janesville

Revitalization Through Cooperation

Over the past several years, Downtown Janesville has undergone a major revitalization, thanks in large part to the efforts of three organizations: Downtown Janesville, Inc., the Downtown Janesville Business Improvement District (BID), and ARISE.

Learn more about our revitalization efforts

Learn more about Downtown Janesville, Inc.

Learn more about the Downtown Janesville BID

Learn more about ARISE and ARISENow

The In History We Trust mural in downtown Janesville is shown at night

Planning Your Visit

Use these links to plan your next visit to Downtown Janesville.

A robust crowd watches a band perform during a Music at the Marv event in downtown Janesville

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Destination Downtown Janesville is a joint project of Downtown Janesville, Inc., a volunteer-run non-profit dedicated to the activation and beautification of downtown; the Downtown Janesville Business Improvement District (BID), a public-private partnership that supports downtown economic vitality, and ARISE Now, a public-private partnership that strengthens the implementation of the City’s ARISE plan.


Downtown Janesville, Inc.
P.O. Box 8081
Janesville, WI 53547

Downtown Janesville BID
20 S. Main St. Suite 11
Janesville, WI 53545