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.

7 Spots for Family Fun in La Crosse County

La Crosse and its surrounding communities are rich in recreation and entertainment opportunities. But, in many cases, it’s not just limited to adults. Kids love La Crosse County, too! Here are seven local spots to maximize your family fun.  Children's...

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International Owl Awareness Day Celebration August 3

Celebrate and learn about owls with a full day of programs and fun on August 3 in Houston, MN. In addition to the Eurasian Eagle Owl, Great Horned Owl, American Barn Owl and red morph Eastern Screech-Owl who work at the International Owl Center, you’ll also get to see...

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Driftless Music Festival Announces Closing Act for 2019

For nearly 30 years the internationally-known Brotherhood Singers have thrilled audiences with their old-style a cappella gospel quartet performances. They will be the closing act at this year’s Driftless Music Festival on Saturday, July 13 at Eckhart Park...

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12th Annual Three Rivers Roleo & 5th year on Fox Sports

PRO LOG ROLLING TOURNAMENT RETURNS TO ONALASKA FOR 2019! On Saturday, July 13, 2019, professional Log rolling returns to the Coulee region as the 12th annual Three Rivers Roleo returns to The Great River Landing in Onalaska, WI. For the fifth consecutive...

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Final Weekend of ReNEW Calls for Celebration

ReNew La Crosse Neighborhoods 2019 (Revitalizing Neighborhood Empowerment With La Crosse Neighborhoods) and Habitat for Humanity La Crosse Area would like to thank residents in the Lower Northside and Depot, and Logan Northside Neighborhoods and community...

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La Crosse Public Library Launches Pop-Up Library

The La Crosse Public Library is bringing the library to you! The new Pop-Up Library is bringing library services and programs to local parks, beaches, pools, and events throughout La Crosse. The Pop-Up Library is currently appearing Friday afternoons at...

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BAA World Bowfishing Tournament – June 29, 2019

Bowfishing Association of America World Bowfishing Tournament Permitted on Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge The Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge (Refuge) has been notified of the issuance of a fishing tournament permit...

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5 Things to Know Before You Go: Mississippi Mayhem

By: Sara WaltersFascinated by hot rods, pinup girls, and vintage clothing? Or do you drive a classic motorcycle and look a little bit like The Fonz? You’ll fit right in at Mississippi Mayhem, a car show and retro-themed event held this year on September...

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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.