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Winter Lights on Nov. 16

Winter Lights is approaching in downtown Aurora. The fun, family-friendly evening on Friday, Nov. 16 heralds in the holiday season with a parade, the official city tree lighting, photos with Santa, fireworks, and more. Downtown businesses are also invited to

Trick or Treat downtown Aurora on Oct 27

Trick or treat in downtown Aurora on Saturday, Oct. 27 from noon to 3 p.m. Visit participating downtown businesses and enjoy kid-friendly treats.   This is a free, inclusive event for all ages. Costumes are welcome!   The fun: *Visit

30 things to do at SciTech

Oh what fun all ages can have at SciTech Hands On Museum in downtown Aurora. SciTech is celebrating their 30th year and there is no shortage of things to do at the large indoor and outdoor science museum that also

Museum’s “Family Album Party” shows the faces of a city

The Aurora Historical Society is throwing a party on Friday, July 20, 2018 from 5:30-8pm to highlight the extension of their summer exhibit, “Ethnicity and Diversity in Aurora, 1834-Present” through the middle of August.  Admission is free but donations are


Downtown Aurora is where it’s at with art, culture, museums, and many more discoveries at every turn. Whether taking in a breathtaking stage performance or learning about the planetary sciences, we’ve got something for you. Find out more about where to visit and what to see in the City of Lights!

About Downtown Where it's @

Aurora Downtown is a nonprofit organization of downtown business and property owners within Special Service Area (SSA) #One  in downtown Aurora, Ill. Aurora Downtown is governed by a volunteer board with specific goals to enhance the downtown area.
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