The Magnolia experience for LOCALS

The completed Magnolia campus expansion is spacious and fun and NOW is definitely the time for locals to check it out before summer vacation crowds return. The Magnolia folks even helped us come up with some local pro-tips for Wacoans planning a visit. Waco Wednesday (and Tuesday!) – Tuesday and Wednesday typically have lighter tourist traffic, making them the perfect… Read More »


ASK FOR HELP and HELP OTHERS: Information about storm recovery

In the wake of the recent destructive winter storm, area leaders are working on a strategic recovery plan and they need YOUR HELP. They need individuals, organizations and nonprofits to 1. Report needs of the community and also 2. Give to the community, if they can. EVERYONE can play a role in recovery by either reporting their own needs or… Read More »


Tell us what you think about Downtown Waco

As managers of the Public Improvement District (essentially, the core of downtown), we’re always trying to think of ways we can make downtown better. Asking ourselves, is there something else we can clean, patrol or spread the word about to improve EVERYONE’s experience in Downtown Waco. That’s where all of you come in. We’ve created a super short survey to… Read More »


A bustling year ahead for the 500 block of Austin Ave.

  The new year brings with it a whole new life for the 500 block of Austin Avenue, in a big way. You’ve likely seen the renovation that’s been underway at what was formerly the Bank of America building on that block, 514 Austin Ave. The buildings flanking that historic façade, 510 and 518 Austin Ave., are being revamped and… Read More »


Downtown Waco Food Truck Update 11.20.20

  There are some new food trucks and trailers on the scene. Here are the details… Yaki, 618 Columbus Avenue. Slinging teriyaki boxes filled with rice, protein(or veggie), coleslaw and sauce. Enjoy your yaki box on the One Day patio. Hours: Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. and again from 5 p.m. until whenever they sell out of… Read More »

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