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 Celebrates Global Initiatives Week Nov. 2– 9

La Crosse Celebrates Global Initiatives Week Nov. 2– 9

Businesses and organizations in the Greater La Crosse Region will come together to celebrate the six annual Global Initiatives Week Friday, Nov. 2 – Friday, Nov. 9. Organizers aim to showcase the community’s cultural value and highlight the economic and...

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Creepy Critters Special Event Thursday, October 18

Creepy Critters Special Event Thursday, October 18

In celebration of National Wildlife Refuge Week join us for our fifth annual Creepy Critters special event! Learn about bats, frogs, lamprey, moths, owls, snakes, bees and more at the FREE “Creepy Critters” trick-or- treat event on Thursday, October...

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Visiting Latin American Pianist at UW-La Crosse

Visiting Latin American Pianist at UW-La Crosse

Latin American pianist Alfredo Isaac Aguilar will give a number of public performances at UW-La Crosse as part of his week-long visiting professorship, Oct. 15-20. Aguilar will perform a solo piano recital with works by Latin American composers at 7:30...

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Morrissey Declared Winner of the Oktoberfest 200

Morrissey Declared Winner of the Oktoberfest 200

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...

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Arming Up for Battle at Castlerock

Arming Up for Battle at Castlerock

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...

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“Mean Girls” comedian coming to UW-La Crosse

“Mean Girls” comedian coming to UW-La Crosse

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...

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5 Places for Burger Bliss

5 Places for Burger Bliss

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...

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5 Old Fashioned Favorites

5 Old Fashioned Favorites

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...

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Xtreme Hike – Upcoming Non-profit Fundraising Event

Xtreme Hike – Upcoming Non-profit Fundraising Event

  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...

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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.