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.
Exhibition, Where Are You From? Opening Friday, September, 7 2018 Application Deadline: August 20, 2018 Where Are You From? Friday, September, 7 - October 26, 2018 No cost to apply – All artists & individuals welcome to submit 2D & 3D work La Crosse,...read more
GARDEN TOUR WITH HIKE AND STARGAZING TO OFFER RARE GLIMPSE OF RIDGETOP WONDERS Mississippi Valley Conservancy celebrates Wisconsin Land Trust Days with event to be held at FSPA Villa St. Joseph The popular Villa grounds tour with ridgetop hike and...read more
Local convention brings together gamers from around the region. The gaming convention, Coulee Con, returns Friday, August 24, through Sunday, August 26 at the La Crosse Center. The convention, which features board games, collectible card games, role...read more
Kayak Bass Fishing, the nation’s premier kayak bass fishing tournament series, heads to La Crosse County. The KBF Open is a two day Catch, Photo and Release (CPR) event and will be held July 20-21, 2018 on pools 7, 8, and 9 of the Mississippi River. This...read more
By Sara Walters Saturday, August 25th, 2018 Weber Center for the Performing Arts Beer tasting begins at 6pm http://cruisinfestival.com/ CLICK TO WIN TICKETS! For many in La Crosse County, biking is the prefered mode of transportation. Cruisin’ Craft Beer...read more
Mid West Music Fest (MWMF) will be holding it’s 10th annual festival in 2019. The multi-genre, multi-venue music festival will be moving the Spring event back a month, to be held May 3 & 4 in Winona, MN and May 17 & 18 in La Crosse, WI. Started as an...read more
The Three Rivers Roleo will take to the water at Great River Landing, on Saturday July 14th for the 11th consecutive year. The event will be broadcast on Fox Sports and is free of charge to the public. This sport has been popular in the upper Midwest, the...read more
2018 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. AUGUST...read more
Castlerock Museum in Alma, Wisconsin will hold its annual Castlerock in the Park event on Saturday, July 7th from 1:00-5:00pm at Rieck’s Lake Park. This FREE event offers an afternoon of family friendly fun for “Knights and Ladies” of all ages. Visitors...read more
Treat your taste buds to a locally sourced artisan breakfast of buckwheat crepes with goat chèvre cheese, wild boar bacon, gluten-free quiche with seasonal vegetable, and organic, fair-trade coffee. The event will feature a chance to meet the Center’s live...read more
Photo Credit: Three Rivers Roleo July 14 By: Sara Walters The fireworks may be over, but the festivals are not. There is still plenty of fun to be had! Check out these area events that take place after the 4th of July. JULY Riverfest 4-7 Riverfest runs the...read more
Guided Hike Offered at New Conservancy Nature Preserve on Kickapoo River in Monroe County Mississippi Valley Conservancy invites the public to its first Wilton Hemlocks Summer Hike at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 14th, 2018. Hikers will have an opportunity...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.