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.
Take me out to the ballgame. Take me out to Miller Park. Springtime means baseball, and there’s no better way to kick off the new season than by taking your friends and family along for La Crosse Area Day when the Coulee Region gathers to root on the Milwaukee Brewers...read more
The hardest choice to make while visiting La Crosse County is where to eat! There are so many delicious options, making the difficult choice a good problem to have. Lucky for you, we’ve made that decision easier. Here are seven places you won’t want to miss...read more
If you haven’t biked in the Midwest, you’re missing out, especially when it comes to western Wisconsin. Sitting on the edge of the Driftless region along the mighty Mississippi River, the deep, glacier-carved valleys ("coulees") and high bluffs make for spectacular...read more
What’s better than a leisurely drive amidst the bluffs and valleys of Minnesota? How about a leisurely drive amidst the bluffs and valleys of Minnesota that also involves interacting with artists who are often inspired by these very sights? The 2017 Bluff Country...read more
It’s time to celebrate all things dairy. West Salem, which is located just 15 miles northeast of La Crosse, does its June Dairy Days up right, featuring a parade, lots of music, a classic car show, fireworks and more. So eat up those cheese curds. Pick out your...read more
The Funniest Clip of the Year and Silver Nail Award winner, Maggie Faris, will perform at UW-La Crosse. Faris will take the stage at 6 p.m. Thursday, March 2, in the Entertainment Café in the UWL Student Union. Faris has opened for big names such as: Daniel Tosh, Jay...read more
MID WEST MUSIC FEST APRIL 14-15, 2017 La Crosse, Wisconsin www.midwestmusicfest.org It’s all about the music. The Mid West Music Fest started in Winona, Minn., seven years ago when an AmeriCorps volunteer decided to organize a music festival and ended up with more...read more
3 Breweries of the Past in La Crosse, Wisconsin Our craft brewing scene is roaring, with mainstay Pearl Street Brewery recently joined by upstarts Turtle Stack Brewery, Two Beagles Brewpub, and Skeleton Crew Brew. But let’s take a moment to remember the brewing giants...read more
Eat Week La Crosse March 5-12, 2017 Sometimes in the middle of a Wisconsin winter, all you want to do is eat. Start with cheddar cheese on top of anything – a slab of grass-fed burger or a slice of pizza covered with Italian sausage. Fancy food is fab, too....read more
February in this region means frozen rivers. And in Winona, MN a short drive from La Crosse, WI, it is also synonymous with an annual film festival that is thought-provoking by design. The 2017 Frozen River Film Festival will be held Feb. 15-19, and will feature films...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.