Entries by DiscoverWI

Spring is Springing in Wisconsin

Now that the snow has melted (mostly), there are so many exciting activities springing into action. With temperatures rising and the sun staying out longer each day, people are itching to get outdoors, and so are our beloved farmers’ markets! There’s nothing better. It’s a one-stop-shop for all of those local goodies you’ve been waiting […]

6 Wisconsin Campgrounds to Discover

In today’s world, quality family time can be hard to come by. From soccer practice and piano lessons to video games and screen time, having everyone in one place and enjoying time together can be a rare occasion. That’s why Camping For The Fun Of It is the official camping partner of Discover Wisconsin – […]

Cell Phone Use While Driving: A Wisconsin Woman’s Message

Written by Kaitlyn Vegter After partnering with Discover Wisconsin to tell my story, I was asked to write a blog about my whole accident experience and the aftermath. I responded with, ‘happily’. I have so many words, honestly, I’d say I’m overflowing with them. Words, from thoughts. Thoughts that I shouldn’t even have. When people […]

10 Things to Do in Barron County

Whether you live and work in Barron County, or you’re visiting for a weekend of play, you’ll never be short of adrenaline-inducing activities, unique and delicious food, rich history and a gorgeous landscape. Here are just ten of our favorite things to do in Barron County:   Bike along Barron County’s incredible mountain biking trails […]

8 Local Businesses to Help Jumpstart Your Spring

With snow melting and spring on the horizon, it’s hard not to start thinking about all those fun activities it brings with it. Back to those car rides with the windows down and the breeze through your hair, buds sprouting, and the smell of green grass filling the air. That feeling of a fresh start […]

What the Tech is Going On?

  Technology has become an everyday part of most people’s lives and just like everything else, moderation is the key to utilizing technology, as too much of any one thing can create significant issues.  The Pew Research Center of Internet and Technology indicates that approximately 95% of Americans own a cell phone of some kind.  […]

4 Wisconsin Greenhouses to Visit This Spring

Friends, it’s finally in sight. We’ve endured five months of snow, ice and frigid temps, and coming our way is a well-deserved spring full of sun, rain showers, and, of course, flowers. Treat yourself this spring to a trip to the local greenhouse for some bright colors, fresh smells and pure bliss. Here are a […]

Expect the Unexpected – 15 Things to Do in Beloit

With the Rock River at its heart, the city of Beloit is a lively, community-oriented city that simultaneously radiates country charm and urban flair. While downtown Beloit is modern, hip and home to some amazing shops and restaurants, just outside the city visitors can explore wild, beautiful pockets of nature. You may think you know […]

Tomah – Wisconsin’s Western Gateway

At the intersection of I-90 and I-94 lies the city of Tomah, Wisconsin. Most of us have probably driven through or past Tomah on road trips, but you’re sure to be surprised by what awaits when you get off the interstate. Here are ten things you can’t miss next time you’re in Tomah!   Tomah’s […]

10 Fantastic Ways to Warm Up Inside This Winter

Have you had enough of the relentless cold? I think we all know that’s a YES! After Phil the groundhog saw his famous shadow, we now have 6 more weeks of winter. But no need to fret; together with Something Special from Wisconsin™, we have come up with 10 great ways to escape the cold, […]