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.

La Crosse New Music Festival Runs November 6-8

The UW-La Crosse Department of Music will host the 2018 La Crosse New Music Festival Tuesday-Thursday, Nov. 6-8. The Nov. 6 and 8 concerts will begin at 7:30 p.m.in Annett Recital Hall, Center for the Arts, 333 N. 16th St. The Wednesday, Nov. 7, concert...

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2018 Wisconsin Deer Hunting Information

It’s Deer Hunting Time in Wisconsin! This year’s Deer Hunt Media Packet and related podcasts can be found online at https://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Hunt/wildwisconsin.html The DNR will update the packet as needed leading up to the 9-day gun deer hunt. In the 2018...

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Exhibition Includes Badger State Metalworkers

Metalsmiths from through Wisconsin will show their work in an upcoming UW-La Crosse art exhibition. “Wisconsin Metal NOW” opens with a reception from 4-6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, in the University Art Gallery in the Center for the Arts, 333 16th St. N. An artist talk...

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Waterfowl Observation Day at Brownsville Overlook

The annual Waterfowl Observation Day, hosted by the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge, Friends of the Refuge – Mississippi River Pools 7 & 8 (FOR78) and the Friends of the Upper Mississippi (FUM), will be held Saturday, November...

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Migration Naturalists at Brownsville Overlook

A refuge naturalist will be available at the Brownsville Overlook on Saturdays and Sundays from November 3 – November 18, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., to share information about migrating water birds. The Brownsville Overlook is one of the best places along the...

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Winter Season of La Crosse County (Video)

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UWL Jazz Bands Set Fall Concert

The UW-La Crosse Jazz Orchestra and Jazz Ensemble will perform a joint concert of classic big band pieces, Latin-jazz and contemporary compositions. The concert is set for 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30, in The Bluffs of the UWL Student Union, 521 East Ave. N....

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Award-winning Independent Film Coming to La Crosse

EMMY-WINNING TALENT HEADLINES INDEPENDENT FILM Award-Winning Film Skips LA, Coming Straight to a Town Near You The award-winning independent feature film, AQUARIANS, brings a range of emotion, striking visuals, and formidable young talent to the screen with a...

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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.