It may be a freezy start to the new year, but Water Street merchants have got you covered! You’ll find plenty of warm winter gear, spring preview and even some resort options, as well as sale and clearance items at Trails & Tides and London Skye.  If you’re cozy at home, London Skye invites you to shop their fashions online as well.  And don’t miss Winter Wonderland Sales throughout Downtown January 14-17.  Use those gift
The cookie walk may be behind us, but there is plenty more happiness in store on Water street this month! For truly unique gifts, visit Antiques of Naperville for classic games, holiday décor, vintage clocks, jewelry and more. You never know what you’ll discover in this treasure trove.  For more contemporary gifts and men’s and women’s clothing shop Trails & Tides featuring Southern Tide,  Patagonia and Yeti,  and London Skye featuring Normal Brand to name
So much happening in November as we gear up for the holidays on Water Street! At long last Ben & Jerry’s will celebrate their Grand Opening Saturday November 6th and Sunday November 7th and will be collecting supplies for the A.D.O.P.T. Pet Shelter on Saturday and Little Friends on Sunday. Anyone who donates to these great non-profit organizations will receive raffle tickets for giveaways.  All waffle cone sales will benefit each of these organizations along with
Water Street will be celebrating the coming of Fall all month, and you won’t want to miss it. Oktoberfest kicks off Friday, October 1 in the SixtyFour Wine Bar Weingarten Tent and continues through October 14th with live music, authentic German cuisine, dinner specials and a rotating selection of German-style beers. The annual Downtown Wine Walk invites you to wander designated stores throughout Downtown, including Water Street stops on Sunday October 3.  Enjoy music, wine
The wardrobes in our stores are changing, the menus in each marvelous restaurant shifting, the planters going a bit duskier as September begins on Water Street.  As Summer fades into Fall, we’re celebrating another great season for sno problems, the extra special shaved ice stand on the corner of Aurora Avenue and Webster Streets.  And we’re thrilled to be celebrating the opening of Naperville’s very own Ben & Jerry’s Scoop Shop, featuring cups, cones, sundaes,
In 2019, Water Street threw the first Long Table Dinner, a fundraiser for the Naperville YMCA and Artful Impact.  The event, featuring multiple courses prepared by Water Street Chefs and paired with terrific wines, was literally held on the street, under the stars, along a long white table. Guests came dressed in summer whites and sipped sparkling wine as they strolled the street and visited the shops.  Great live music had people up and dancing
From the gorgeous weather, perfect for patio dining, rooftop sunsets and splash pad paddling, to the perfect time to welcome out-of-town guests to celebrate the happy couple, your every summer dream can come true here! July 9-11 bargain shopping has never been so inviting at Downtown Naperville Sizzling Summer Sidewalk Sales. Stores will be open from 10 AM til dusk for your shopping pleasure. July 24  Roaring 20’s Big Band Celebration  3-8 pm.  Free. Celebrate
We’re celebrating Phase 5, Dads, Grads and Summer on Water Street with fresh new summer menus at Blue Sushi Sake Grill, Santo Cielo, SixtyFour Wine Bar & Kitchen, Sparrow Coffee, Quiubo and Vasili’s Mediterranean, bright new summer fashions for men and women and plenty of great gift ideas at London Skye and Trails & Tides.  We’ve turned on Imburgia Fountain complete with its Riverwalk splash pad; our plaza and patios are welcoming you back and
May is a busy time on Water Street, beginning with Cinco de Mayo, when Quiubo does it up big!  Celebrate in the restaurant- we suggest reservations- or take your fiesta home. The featured Carnitas Package for pick up includes Slow Cooked Braised Pork, Poblano Rice, Beans, Cilantro & Onions, Avocado-Tomatillo Salsa, Tortillas, and limes, ready to eat for 4-5 for $60.  And why would you not add a liter of Margaritas or Sangria?  Pre-order by
Have you noticed patio umbrellas popping up on Water Street?  We’ve already enjoyed some sunny patio days and we know there will be more to come.  Our restaurants are ready to serve you inside and out, and many have open positions for staffing.  Check the restaurant websites through our Directory for details.  There’s no doubt Spring is here and we can’t wait to see you! What’s new on the menus?  Santo Cielo has introduced new Good
It’s still late March, but already, things are hopping on Water Street…you see what we did there…March 19-April 3 we’re celebrating Spring Restaurant Week with great offers and new menu items from our award-winning eateries.  Get to know Vasili’s amazing Mediterranean specialties with 15% off your entire check when you mention Restaurant Week when ordering.  Or enjoy the $38 Prix Fixe Dinner at SixtyFour Wine Bar & Kitchen with starter, entrée, and dessert options.  And
Since everything looks a bit different this year, how about Green Matcha Oat Milk Lattes from Sparrow Coffee for St. Patty’s Day? Hanger Steak or Halibut Colcannon or Corned Beef and Cabbage at SixtyFour Wine Bar & Kitchen along with $4 Guinness or $5 Jameson?  Or a Santo Cielo Pizzeta featuring avocado, green leeks and cilantro, along with a bottle of wine for just $35 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays?  Avocado Tacos Aguacate and your choice
Anyone ready for a break right now?  Maybe a Spa day that takes you far away right here?  Or a weekend staycation over the long Valentine’s weekend at one of the most beautiful hotels, right in the heart of Downtown Naperville?  Or a no work, no-fuss Game Day spread for your favorite football fans?  Or a romantic dinner for two overlooking the beautiful Riverwalk?   A fun and engaging Wine Tasting Dinner? Dinner out, safely, in
With the holidays behind us and a long cold winter ahead, we’re all about bargains on Water Street.  January 10th kicks off an extended Restaurant Week through January 31- the perfect opportunity to try a new restaurant or indulge in something extra special on the cheap from one of your favorites. We’re excited to announce the opening of Vasili’s Mediterranean on Water Street, featuring traditional Greek and Mediterranean cuisine and wood grilled specialties straight from
It’s been a long long year and everyone is looking forward to finding ways to relax and celebrate the holiday season.  Sowhether you’re feeling festive, restive or just seeking some peace, Water Street invites you to join us.  Pop into our award-winning spa for the ultimate in R&R, relax with a libation or creative meal at one of our restaurants, enjoy a carefully curated mix of fashion and gifts in our shops, bask in the
You can come for the lights, stay to shop and take home a wonderful meal from one of our award-winning restaurants, or enjoy open air dining as the weather permits.  The holiday season is in full swing on Water Street, anchored by NaperLights, a colorful display of 150,000 lights synchronized to music. The show can be seen from the north side of the river, along Water and Webster Streets, on Foyo Plaza and culminates with
Halloween may look different this year, but we are celebrating kiddos with Fall Family Fun Day on Saturday, October 24 from 1 til 4 pm on Water Street in Downtown Naperville.  Children under 12 are invited to visit the no-contact pumpkin ‘Patch’ as the Foyo Plaza on Water Street will be lined with various sized pumpkins to choose from for free.  Muralist Nate Baranowski will be creating a 3-D chalk painting on the plaza for
Summer may be waning but the fun continues on Water Street.  The month of September we’ll be celebrating the arrival of autumn with Fall Fest on Water Street.  Our merchants and restaurateurs are welcoming you with fall specials, great menu additions, music and fun all month long. -Saturday Evenings we’ll be featuring Live Music on Foyo Plaza from 5:30-7:30 pm.  Kids can join the party and pick up a free Alpine Hat at London Skye
Downtown businesses will be “taking it to the streets” with the annual Summer Sizzlin’ Sidewalk Sales! Come enjoy special summer savings inside and out – during these special three days, Friday, Saturday & Sunday July 31, Aug. 1 & 2! Sales start by 10am and go until dusk! Water Street retailers are part of the fun.  Time to stock up on Back to School fashion for your college-bound kids, or scoop up summer savings for
While our restaurants have been serving guests on patios and sidewalks since Phase 3 of the state reopening plan, Phase 4 marks an expansion into indoor dining starting this Friday for some Water Street venues, with plans for others to open in coming weeks.  Retailers London Skye, Trails & Tides and Naperville Jewelers have been open for both limited in-store shopping and curb since late May.  Mes Amies Dress Boutique and Solaia Luxury Salon &
Friday, May 29 marks the reopening of on-premise shopping and outdoor dining on Water Street!  Guests will also be welcomed at Hotel Indigo, which has remained open through the stay-at-home order.  We’ve worked with the City of Naperville to ensure that streets remain open for continuing curbside pick up. Ample parking is available in the Water Street deck behind Hotel Indigo. Guests parking in the deck must enter the street via first floor paseos, not
Well Spring is shaping up a little differently for all of us, and the businesses at Water Street in Downtown Naperville are no exception.  After cancellation, postponements and a lot of resource juggling, many decisions have been made in the best interest of our customers and staff. The good news is that you can still enjoy the wondrous tacos, sides and guac prepared by the geniuses at Quiubo, named among the best Mexican restaurants in
Water Street is Hopping this February, and not just with hops!  In addition to a delightful place to celebrate Valentine’s Day (think Jewelry, Spa, Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch and Dinner, Boutiques and a fabulous Hotel to hide away in), we’re part of Downtown Naperville’s Chocolate Walk on February 8th to benefit 360 Youth Services. Speaking of benefits, SixtyFour Wine Bar is hosting a drop-in tasting of a variety of Stonestreet Alexander Valley wines on February 13
Who’s got Cabin Fever? Join us for Indoor Sidewalk Sale bargains this weekend as our retailers get ready for Spring and feature great offers on holiday and winter merchandise all weekend January 17- 20!  Then, since you deserve a break from your diet, come be tempted by our many wonderful restaurants during Naperville Restaurant Week January 24- February 9.  Visit Blue Sushi Sake Grill, Plank Bar & Kitchen, Quiubo, Santo Cielo and Sparrow Coffee for
Beginning Thanksgiving Weekend, Water Street is your destination for fun, frivolity and that all important holiday shopping! Enjoy a pre-Thanksgiving night out at Plank Bar & Kitchen at Hotel Indigo for Blue in the Face Comedy, November 27, 8-10 pm.   Get in the right mind set with Rise Up Yoga at Santo Cielo with a stunning view of Downtown and a healthy lunch to follow, November 30 from 10-11 am.  Coming to Downtown for the
We could not be more excited to announce that our neighborhood is the new home of Naperville Sunrise Rotary’s beloved NaperLights.  Beginning the week of November 7, Water Street will host the free Winter Wonderland of lights and music through the holiday season.  The display is a gift to the community, however volunteers will gratefully accept donations to support youth and young adult causes supported by Sunrise Rotary. Visible all along the Street and along
There’s a chill in the air, the sky is brilliant and blue and it’s the perfect time to enjoy everything happening on Water Street in Downtown Naperville!  Whether you’re visiting at Hotel IndigoNaperville Riverwalkor just out for a stroll, there is much to keep you warm and happy in our neighborhood this fall. As the leaves turn, our thoughts turn to football! London Skyeinvites you to stop in for a trucker hat celebrating your favorite
There is always something happening on Water Street, on the Riverwalk in Downtown Naperville!  We just wrapped up our inaugural Long Table Dinner, where nearly 150 lucky folks donned their summer whites and supped on the street under twinkling lights on a 200 foot long table.  Guests enjoyed a six-course meal prepared by all the chefs on Water Street, and wines specially selected for the menu.  Our stores hosted the guests with in-store activities and
Finally, it seems the damp, cool, cloudy weather is behind us and we can truly enjoy summer fun. Water Street is ready with all kinds of experiences to tempt you .  As you stroll along the Riverwalk, stopping to splash at the base of the Imburgia Fountain, does the aroma of Neopolitan pizza or a Nutella©calzone from Midicapture you?  Or can you resist the riverside seating for cool sushi at Blue Sushi Sake Grill,or Rose all
It may feel like Spring has floated away, but new menus, wines, beers, cocktails and beautiful Spring and Summer clothing and accessories are blooming on Water Street.  Don’t forget to get your personal Spring renewal or perfect party look with Spa Services at Solaia Luxury Salon and Spa. Looking to plan that perfect event for your favorite Dad, Grad, Bridal or Anniversary Couple or family reunion?   We have venues to strike any chord from authentic Neapolitan pizza
Celebrate Mom on Mother’s Day with a shower of offers from our merchants.  Start with a pampering Solaia Signature Spa Package: NOW through May 30th at a Promotional Price. You must receive or purchase as gift certificate by this date to secure the special pricing. CALL NOW! 630.453.5699 INCLUDES:50 Minute Massage, Signature Facial, Signature Manicure/Pedicure and a Bellini! This is a 3 1/2 hour package and is only $199   Let Mom shop for all
PHOTOS WITH THE EASTER BUNNY   Saturday, April 13   Hotel Indigo Ryan Family Bridge – 9:30AM – 11:30AM pm. Bring your camera and your children, the Easter Bunny will be posing with them just in time for sharing with Grandma!     HOP AROUND THE SHOPS Friday, April 19 and Saturday, April 20   Come Hop Around the Shops At Water Street! Spring sales and specials will abound over Easter weekend in Downtown Naperville in a variety
St Patrick’s Day Fun begins Saturday, March 16th. You can run or stroll in the Naperville Sunrise Rotary Charity St.  Paddy’s Day 5k at 8 am, then watch the annual West Suburban Irish St. Patrick’s Day Parade wind its way through Downtown beginning at 10am, but then, how to keep the celebration going?  It’s gotta be the luck of the Irish that the parade ends at right Water Street!  Party on! Elements– We will host
We are excited to share that our very own Solaia Luxury Salon and Spa at Water Street has been named a “Salon of Distinction” in the nationally acclaimed “Salons of the Year” interior design competition sponsored by SALON TODAY, the leading business publication for the professional salon industry.  Solaia, owned by Amanda Toppel was featured in the May/June 2018 issue of SALON TODAY magazine. “This year, the competition was tough, as salon after salon created
Saturday, February 9  Noon-5 pm Water Street is proud to be the starting point for this year’s Chocolate Walk held by 360 Youth Services in partnership with the Downtown Sure to satisfy your sweet tooth, have fun in Downtown Naperville with this sweet event. Each participant will receive a chocolate tin for gathering all your chocolate treats and a map touring many Downtown Naperville Shops. Each stop you will experience a chocolate tasty treat. All proceeds
Restaurant Week Comes to Water Street January 20- February 3. Sooo many reasons to visit the fine eateries at Water Street. Now is the perfect chance to sample some new favorites with Special Offers!  Check it out! MidiCi The Neapolitan Pizza Co. Restaurant Week Offer Prix Fixe Lunch First Course MidiCi House Salad: Seasonal greens, baby arugula, grape tomatoes, parmigiano-reggiano, balsamic vinaigrette dressing Second Course Margherita Pizza + 2 Toppings BEST SELLER: Italian tomato sauce, fresh mozzarella,