Any time of day, any time of year, La Crosse is full of exciting opportunities for learning, exploration, and entertainment. Whether you prefer to be outdoors or in, out late or up early, on the go with friends or relaxing with your family, you’ll find plenty to pack your days in La Crosse. Come back to the blog for updates! BLOG FOR US.
The Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge is urging boaters to take precautions over this holiday weekend. River users should be alert and aware as flood waters will have significantly changed conditions at traditional access, camping, and...read more
The “Rat Man” of Maastricht, medieval tunnels where Rembrandt’s “Night Watch” and Jews were hidden during World War II, an enormous marlstone quarry and one of the largest owl species in the world converge in this program. Join Marjon Savelsberg from Maastricht, The...read more
The TV crew’s next stop on this water trails tour is La Crosse County. Viewers will get a glimpse at the newly-established water trail through the Upper Mississippi Wildlife Refuge, which includes numerous marked canoe trails for every skill level, as well as the many...read more
Demo to promote the 5th Annual Landscape Painting Festival in September Between the Bluffs Plein Air Painting Festival will be hosting plein air painting demonstrations Saturday July 1, 2017 during Riverfest from 7am to 4pm. Multiple Artists will be located...read more
By: Anastasia Penchi Are you a water bug at heart? Do you get the feeling that none of the area’s many festivals are geared to folks who enjoy long-distance paddle sports? No more, I say. The first annual Catgut Paddle Canoe Kayak Race will be held in La Crosse on...read more
By: Anastasia Penchi Western Wisconsin is referred to as “God’s Country” for good reason. The endless landscapes featuring the splendor of the bluffs and coulees remind us of the highs and lows of life. These sights inspire goodness. We aspire to be more Godly....read more
One of the most famous La Crosse landmarks is now open to the public for the first time in it's 125 history! The Castle features five guest suites, for up to ten guests, who enjoy a large breakfast served daily in the grand dining room of the historic home. Visitors...read more
The La Crosse, Wisconsin, area is rich in scenic beauty, diverse attractions, first-class hospitality, and superb meeting facilities. Centrally located between the states of Minnesota, Iowa, and Wisconsin, La Crosse is the perfect site for regional meetings on the...read more
From the Pump House Regional Arts Center to the La Crosse Center and the Weber Center for the Performing Arts, La Crosse County has some of the region’s finest venues for experiencing visual and performing arts. Home to the La Crosse Symphony Orchestra and top-tier...read more
International Friendship Gardens, Riverside Park La Crosse enjoys thriving relationships with sister cities, business partners, students and people from around the world. To celebrate the success of these partnerships, and build a tribute to the culture and traditions...read more
Blog – Updates, News, and Happenings in La Crosse, WI
Winter sports and outdoor enthusiasts will love La Crosse, Wisconsin, in the wintertime. Six months worth of snowfall in our wooded bluffs, expansive marshes, and frozen bottomlands means some of the best skiing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling anyone could hope to…
Grandad Bluff has become not only a destination point for thousands, but also a symbol of this great Coulee Region. La Crosse’s recent renovation (completed in April of 2012) showed the importance and grandeur of Grandad Bluff to all who visit! Grandad Bluff is a city park located by following Main Street east which becomes Bliss Road (small vehicle only) as you ascend the bluff. At the top, the entrance is found by turning right on Grandad Bluff Road. The 600-ft high bluff overlooks the city of La Crosse.