Plenty to Celebrate in September!

The waning summer sun has not diminished the bright and sunny news on Water Street.  We’re proud that our businesses continue to pile up the awards!  The readers of Naperville magazine have named us among the Best of Naperville again this year and we couldn’t prouder of the hard work and professional service all our merchants provide.  Take a look!

Best Sushi- Blue Sushi Sake Grill

Best Mediterranean- Vasilis Mediterranean

Best Cocktail Bar- Santo Cielo

Top 3 Romantic- Santo Cielo

Top 3 Mexican/Latin- Quiubo

Best Coffee Shop- Sparrow

Best Wine List- SixtyFour – Wine Bar & Kitchen

Top 3 Event Venues- Elements at Water Street

Best Hotel- Hotel Indigo

Top 3 Full-Service Spas- Solaia Luxury Salon and Spa


Stop in and experience the extraordinary service for yourself this September.  Patio dining remains open and lots of new fall fashion and pre-holiday goodies await you in our shops.

The Water Street Fall Mum Sale to benefit We Grow Dreams will be held on Water Street on Sunday September 25 from 11 am- 2 pm on Foyo Plaza.  Shop for colorful mums large and small, pre-planted fall pots, pumpkins, hay bales and all your fall decorating details.  Proceeds help train and employ adults with special needs to work at the Greenhouse.  In case of rain, sale will be held in the first- floor foyer of Hotel Indigo.

London Skye is offering their next floral arrangement class is on Thursday, Sept. 29 from 6-8 p.m. Call the store to sign up! 331-814-3174.  Perfect for sprucing up your indoor fall décor!

As always, the Downtown Naperville Fall Wine Walk has sold out, but we look forward to seeing those registered to sip and snack at Antiques of Naperville, London Skye, SixtyFour – Wine Bar & Kitchen and Trails & Tides.

Don’t forget to register for the social event of the season when the chefs of Water Street present the third annual Long Table Dinner on Sunday evening, October 9 under the stars on Water Street.  Beginning with bubbly and a signature cocktail from Quiubo , you’ll enjoy six courses with wine pairings while enjoying the jazz stylings of the Pete Ellman Trio all to benefit the West Suburban Community Pantry and their efforts to create a community without hunger, For details and individual tickets or tables of eight visit Seating is limited and reservations must be made by October 5th.