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.

Downtown Walk Around Finale

DOWNTOWN LA CROSSE, WI—The Downtown Walk Around 2019 finishing up on June 7, 2019. This event’s finale and prize drawings will take place at the Cameron Park Farmer’s Market at 4:00 PM on Friday, June 7th. Prizes range from a $25 gift certificate to participating ...

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5 Places to Eat on the Water

By: Sara WaltersSummer is short and sweet in La Crosse County. Want to take advantage of the option to dine outside? Here are five great places to eat on the water—where there’s an abundance of river views and sunshine.  Moxie'sThe Tiki Bar at Moxie’s in...

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Smells Like Nirvana coming to Pearl Street Brewery

Pearl Street Brewery is hosting national touring Smells Like Nirvana, taking place Saturday June 15, 2019. Smells Like Nirvana is composed of seasoned pros and die-hard-fans of Nirvana, fronted by Paul Wandtke (ex Trivium, Dead Original), Nick Shabatura on drums and...

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Airpower History Tour

The Airpower History Tour brings iconic World War II bombers, B-29 Superfortress “FIFI” and B-24 Liberator “DIAMOND LIL”, to La Crosse Regional Airport in La Crosse, WI for public tours and rides in July 2019. -  Event offers great visuals and interview...

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Fire in the Shire on June 8th

Fire in the Shire in Alma on June 8th Visit Alma, Wisconsin on Saturday, June 8th for Castlerock Museum’s fourth annual Fire in the Shire event, a citywide celebration of all things medieval. Join us for what promises to be an exciting day full of colorful exhibits,...

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Free Fun Weekend in Wisconsin

Get outside, get active, and enjoy Wisconsin's natural resources...for free!The first full weekend of June is the perfect weekend to try a new outdoors activity or return to one you haven't tried in a long time.Free Fishing WeekendWisconsin residents and visitors can...

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2019 Shore Stop Schedule

2019 Shore Stop Schedule Boats dock at the Mississippi River Levee in Riverside Park, La Crosse. Schedule subject to change according to the unpredictable river conditions. Please call ahead to make sure the boat is on schedule: 800-658-9424. JULYSaturday,...

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La Crosse to Host Inaugural MLF Redcrest Championship

La Crosse, Wisconsin, announced as site for Inaugural Redcrest Championship TULSA, Okla. (April 5, 2019) - Every major league sport has one season-ending event that stands for its very highest level of achievement.Major League Fishing's® Bass Pro Tour has...

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5 Things to Know: Riverfest

By: Anastasia PenchiIf you spend the Fourth of July in the La Crosse area, it’s important to schedule a visit to Riverfest.The annual festival, known for its food, fireworks and family entertainment, is based at Riverside Park in downtown La Crosse, and is...

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Driftless Music Festival Announces 2019 Line-up

Viroqua will again be alive with the sound of great music when the Driftless Music Festival (DMF) celebrates its 8th anniversary on Saturday, July 13. Join us at noon for lunch provided by our amazing selection of food vendors then stay for the music...

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5 Things to Know: Restaurant Week

 Restaurant Week La Crosse | April 22-28, 2019 Restaurant Week La Crosse is a week-long food festival, celebrating local restaurants and eateries in La Crosse County, Wisconsin. During Restaurant Week visitors and locals may enjoy three-course meals along...

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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.