Welcome to Downtown Black River Falls

Discover Historic Downtown Black River Falls. A picturesque downtown nestled along the scenic Black River, offering a variety of unique attractions, parks, gardens, museums, brewery and a taste to satisfy everyone's appetite.

Experience the charm and relax while shopping at the various unique antique & specialty shops.

Black River Area Oktoberfest

The 8th Annual Black River Area Oktoberfest will be held Saturday, October 5, 2019. Enjoy music, food, fun, local artisans & crafters, children's activities, car and motorcycle show along with many other festivities throughout the day. Fest grounds are being moved to the Jackson County Fair Grounds, In the Animal Arena. Check out the other festivities in & around Downtown Main Street like Horse-drawn Wagon Rides and guessing the weight of the giant pumpkin.

Christkindl Festival

The Christkindl Festival is the first Saturday in December in Downtown Black River Falls. Come experience the magic & celebrate the spirit of Christmas at the Black River Falls' Annual Christkindl Festival. December 7, 2019. Enjoy the festivities on Main Street. Stay tuned for more info.

Christkindl Participant Form


Karner Blue Butterfly Festival

The Black River Falls Downtown Association will be holding its festival back on its original third Saturday in July.

This years Karner Blue Butterfly Festival will be held Saturday, July 20, 2019  CLICK HERE FOR 2019 KBBF FLYER

Annual Car Show will be from 9am-noon with a $10 Registration fee. Flyer available HERE.

The Black River Area Chamber of Commerce - Karner Blue Race 5k/10/Half Marathon will kick off at 7am. Register HERE. For more information please contact The Chamber Office at (800) 404-4008 or find them on Facebook.

Karner Blue Butterfly Festival CRAFT VENDOR Forms available now.  CLICK HERE.

Karner Blue Butterfly Festival FOOD VENDOR Forms available now.  CLICK HERE.

Karner Blue Butterfly Festival PRINCESS APPLICATION Forms available now.  CLICK HERE.

Karner Blue Butterfly Festival  PARADE APPLICATION Forms available now. CLICK HERE.

FQHR World Horse Show also in town! More info coming soon.


 Contact our downtown association at 1(877)-737-5098 for news on upcoming festivals and events.