Kicking off the new year with Wednesdays in Wixom

The Wixom Downtown Development Authority (DDA) is excited to bring back its Wednesdays in Wixom program. Going into the sixth year of the program Wednesdays in Wixom started as a grassroots effort by the Wixom DDA to help boost business for the restaurant community in Downtown Wixom in January and February by surprising customers and paying for their meals. Representatives … Read More

Wixom Station featured on FOX2 News Detroit

Wixom Station is under new ownership and was featured on FOX2 News Detroit highlighting their five layer lasagna and many other dishes. Wixom Station is located in the heart of Downtown Wixom between Wixom and Beck Roads and has been a favorite in the Wixom community for years. Maeve Vansickle, Wixom Station General Manager, highlighted that they are currently taking … Read More

Halloween fun in Downtown Wixom

Skelly, Maude, and friends are back for another round of Halloween shenanigans and ready to welcome you as you visit Downtown Wixom. They cannot wait to participate in the Downtown Development Authority’s October events, the Spooktacular Treat Hunt and Sip n Stroll – Ladies Night Out Halloween Edition. You too can join in the shenanigans with Skelly and Maude! Join … Read More

Volunteering to help shape Downtown Wixom

Instantly when my family built our home in Wixom a little over four years ago, we could see a lot going on with activities and new businesses opening.  Everywhere I looked I would see a new house being built, a business opening, or a family-friendly activity being offered.  At one of the Summer Concerts, I saw the Wixom Downtown Development … Read More

Come celebrate all things downtown on September 23rd

The Wixom DDA will celebrate its annual Block Party on Saturday, September 23rd in Downtown Wixom. All the fun starts at 3:00 pm on Pontiac Trail, between Wixom and Old Wixom Roads. The community will enjoy local artisans, kid’s games and crafts, fowling, corn hole, local food trucks, and great music. Joining the Block Party this year are many new … Read More

Cloutier to remain Wixom DDA director through 2026-2027 fiscal year

The members of the city council have spoken and Laura Cloutier will continue in her position as the Executive Director for the City of Wixom’s Downtown Development Authority (DDA). Agreement details and council discussion Council members approved her new professional services agreement and the associated budget amendment at the June 13 meeting; the motion also authorized Mayor Patrick Beagle and … Read More

Summertime In Downtown Wixom

Warm days, sunny skies, and the sounds of summer fun will fill the air in Downtown Wixom. We are excited for the City of Wixom Parks and Recreation Department to host its summer concerts and family fun nights at Sibley Park starting June 1st. Residents and visitors will enjoy music and family fun every Thursday from June to the end … Read More

Downtown Wixom exploring a new public gathering space

The Wixom Downtown Development Authority, along with its Design Committee, has been exploring the possible build out of what would be called the West End Commons Area. This community space would be located at 31250 Old Wixom Road, bordering Wainstock Street and Pontiac Trail. The vision for this undeveloped parcel is to become a public space that would provide activities, … Read More

DDA’s Wixom Block Party, Lakes Area Community Coalition, team up for fun September 10

Laura Cloutier, executive director of the Wixom Downtown Development Authority (DDA), says Wixom’s Block Party is “going to be bigger and better than ever.” Part of that, she said, is due to partnerships with two other organizations. Joan Baert, executive director for Lakes Area Community Coalition (LACC), explained that the organization’s first-ever 5K run/walk, “Make a Move to Prevent Addiction” … Read More