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.
Norskedalen’s Ghoulees in the Coulees is happening on the evenings of October 25th, 26th, and 27th. Funds raised at this event will support flood relief and education. Norskedalen is located south of La Crosse in Coon Valley. The Family Friendly...read more
By: Kevin Ramsell and Paul Reichert Another cloudy and cool day greeted the race fans on the final day of the 49th Oktoberfest Race Weekend. Rain in the morning tried to mess the day's racing up, but thanks to the Air Titan and several dry hours we were...read more
Artist Annie Hejny creates abstract paintings with honorably-harvested water and sediment from her home state of Minnesota. Hejny’s paintings are currently hung at the Minnesota Marine Art Museum in Winona. Her reflective, hands-on workshop includes...read more
On Saturday, October 13th at 2pm, Jamie LaBreck, Patrick Kelly, and Isabel Collins will give a special presentation on arming up for battle in the middle ages at Castlerock Museum in Alma, Wisconsin. The program will offer a look at three different styles...read more
Comedian, actor and activist Daniel Franzese will bring his stand-up comedy to UW-La Crosse. Franzese will take the stage at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, in the Bluffs, Student Union, 521 East Ave. N. Admission is free. Most noted for his role as Damien in...read more
Who ever thought there could be so many variations to such a simple and classic food like the hamburger?Well, there is and we have a few suggestions to add to your burger-loving list the next time you're looking to satisfy that craving.The CrowWith over a...read more
5 Old-Fashioned Favorites A classic Wisconsin staple - the old fashioned. Whether you're at a supper club, pairing it with your Friday Night Fish or you're sitting at a downtown bar who serves up the classic with a little upscale twist, there's nothing else quite like...read more
The Wisconsin Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation will host its 6th Annual XTREME HIKE on Saturday, October 6, 2018. In just one day, a dedicated team of Xtreme Hikers will trek 30 miles in La Crosse, Wisconsin along the bluffs and trails of...read more
UW-La Crosse Art Department faculty will exhibit their latest artwork during an upcoming exhibit on campus. The UWL Art Department Faculty Exhibition will include prints, drawings, metalwork, photography, installations, paintings and mixed media. The...read more
Author: Miranda Martin While any town has rumors of “haunted” areas, La Crosse is home to some truly spooky terrors. Here’s a list of five can’t-miss places if you’re on a hunt for the haunt... #5- Bodega Brew Pub This pub is over 100 years old, which is...read more
By: Sara Walters With 4 million lights and hundreds of thousands of visitors, The Rotary Lights is an impressively-large holiday display held annually in downtown La Crosse. Here are five things you should know before you go. Walk or drive Wisconsin...read more
The La Crosse County Nature Connections program is releasing a one-stop electronic resource for connecting with nature in La Crosse County – www.natureconnectionslax.org! This electronic Nature Guide is a resource aiming to make outdoor, nature-rich places in La...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.