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.

Things to Know: Driftless Outdoors Show

Things to Know: Driftless Outdoors Show

By: Sara WaltersDo you love outdoor activities? Or are you a newbie hoping to learn the ropes?Come check out the 2nd Annual Driftless Outdoors Show held May 17- 18, 2019, at the Onalaska Omni Center in Onalaska, Wisconsin. Here are some things you should...

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5 Insta-Worthy Restaurants in La Crosse County

5 Insta-Worthy Restaurants in La Crosse County

By: Sara WaltersCan’t wait to capture that perfect Instagram shot of your meal? If documenting the dining experience is your thing, check out these five photo-ready restaurants in La Crosse County. Too Pretty to EatThe Charmant Hotel - La CrosseThe food at...

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Mid West Music Fest Releases Line Up

Mid West Music Fest Releases Line Up

Mid West Music Fest (MWMF) has announced the full line up for the 10th anniversary music festival held in Winona, MN on May 3 & 4 and in La Crosse, WI on May 17 & 18, 2019. Performing across both historic downtowns will be over 100 musical acts representing a...

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Snowshoe Walk Offers Outdoor Fun for the Whole Family

Snowshoe Walk Offers Outdoor Fun for the Whole Family

SNOWSHOE WALK TO EXPLORE WINTER HABITATS AND WILDLIFE TRACKS Guided Snowshoe Walk Offers Outdoor Fun for the Whole Family For those who’ve wondered how wildlife lives through the winter months, Mississippi Valley Conservancy is offering an opportunity to...

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States of America – Hmong Refugee to Wisconsin

States of America – Hmong Refugee to Wisconsin

Xong was born in a Hmong refugee camp in Thailand but moved to Wisconsin as a child after her family couldn't safely return to Laos following the Vietnam War. There she grew up as part of a large influx of twice dislocated Hmong refugees who were not...

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Chill Out! Cold Weather Fun in La Crosse County

Chill Out! Cold Weather Fun in La Crosse County

Photo: Bob Good Photography Studios Chill Out! Cold Weather Fun in La Crosse County Just because the weather turns chilly and snow starts to fall, doesn’t mean you need to be stuck inside. Bundle up and get outside to enjoy these cold weather activities in...

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UW-La Crosse Swinging Yuletide Saturday, Dec. 8

UW-La Crosse Swinging Yuletide Saturday, Dec. 8

Holiday favorites with a jazz flair will be heard at UW-La Crosse during the annual Swinging Yuletide. The UW-La Crosse Music Department once again hosts a concert of instrumental and vocal holiday classics from its jazz program at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, in The...

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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.