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.
We will be featuring a new ongoing photo series from Bob Good! Check back periodically! We also feature a new photo that is shared with us on Instagram. Your photo could be next! Just snap a photo and use #explorelacrosse I have photographed national...read more
By: Sara Walters Between the Bluffs: Beer, Wine & Cheese Festival - Saturday, April 28 Beer, Wine and Cheese. It’s a Wisconsinite’s dream combination. Celebrated each spring in La Crosse, this favorite event is one of the city’s most popular festivals....read more
Restaurant Week La Crosse | April 20-29, 2018 Start with cheddar cheese on top of anything – a slab of grass-fed burger or a slice of pizza covered with Italian sausage. Fancy food is fab, too. Maybe a unique pasta dish that I could never duplicate at...read more
Easter EGG-Stravaganza Don’t worry about the chilly, wet weather interfering with your Easter egg hunt: Do your hunting indoors at the Children’s Museum’s Easter EGG-Stravaganza. We offer three dates/times for you to choose from: Friday, March 30, 8:30 to...read more
The 4000 Foundation will be hosting guided tours of the La Crosse Short Line Railroad Heritage Museum in Copeland Park on the following dates and times. Admission is free and open to the public. The La Crosse Short Line Railroad Heritage Museum was...read more
We will be featuring a new photo that is shared with us on Instagram. Your photo could be next! Just snap a photo and use #explorelacrosse The true beauty of music is that it connects people. A photo posted by Dylan Overhouse (@illpickle) on...read more
Come Celebrate Leopold as a Sportsman On Saturday March 3, 2018 The Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge will honor the life and work of conservationist and sportsman Aldo Leopold on Saturday, March 3rd, at the visitor center on Brice...read more
Community is being asked to bring back the Herons for a 10 year anniversary Celebration The statues from the Pump House public art project “Herons of La Crosse” are looking to land in downtown La Crosse again but need a deep cleaning and repairs before...read more
Livability editors looked at cities across the country, and La Crosse was among the 10 best affordable. Number 5 to be exact. Situated along the Mississippi River, La Crosse is no stranger to accolades. Case in point? It earned a spot on our list of the...read more
Annual all-student juried show runs Feb. 23-March 8 A variety of artwork will be displayed during the All-Student Juried Exhibition at UW-La Crosse. The exhibition includes: sculpture, painting, prints, photographs, metals/jewelry, ceramics, drawing,...read more
On Saturday, February 24th at 2pm, Gene Pelowski will give a multimedia presentation on “The Discovery of the Tomb of Tutankhamun” at Castlerock Museum in Alma, Wisconsin. The program will include primary sources such as the journal of Howard Carter, the...read more
By: Sara Walters Do you love water sports? Or are you a newbie hoping to learn the ropes? Come get your feet wet at the brand new Driftless Sports Convergence held May 19th at the Onalaska Omni Center in Onalaska, Wisconsin. Here are five things you should...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.