Entries by DiscoverWI

8 of the Best Views in Milwaukee

Atop rooftops and amid parks, you’ll find countless jawdropping lakefront and cityscape views in Wisconsin’s largest city. Here are a few we recommend:     Kilbourn Reservoir Park The park’s southern edge overlooks one of the best views in Milwaukee, including the Milwaukee River and the ever-growing skyline. Take a stroll through the up-and-coming surrounding […]

10 of the Most Stunning Wedding Venues in Wisconsin

So you want a Wisconsin wedding. Whether your dream wedding is rustic, elegant, formal, laid-back, traditional, quirky, or somewhere in between, there is a Wisconsin venue for you. We’ve got stunning lake views, beautiful ballrooms, gorgeous gardens, and we sure as heck have barns. You’re going to want to get out your wedding planner and […]

20 Things to Do in Menomonie & Pepin County

From the shores of Lake Menomin to the towering riverside bluffs of Wisconsin’s west coast, there is so much beauty in the Pepin County and Menomonie area. With historical museums, gorgeous trails, and plenty of arts and entertainment, Wisconsin’s west side is fun for all ages. Here are a few things to add to your […]

4 Can’t-Miss Activities in Wisconsin Dells

Wisconsin Dells is known nation-wide as being the Waterpark Capital of the World, and while that’s true, there is so much more fun to be had outside of the city’s many waterparks. Whether you’re in town for the first time or the 100th, here are a few things we think you’ll enjoy:   Visit JustAgame […]

6 Reasons to Love Wisconsin’s Vino Fest

For many Wisconsinites, weekends are spent traveling from corner to corner of the state touring vineyards and tasting wines, and as Wisconsin’s winery scene grows in popularity, Vino Fest is born. This Tomah festival is entering its first year and will bring Wisconsin’s many vineyards together and celebrate all things “wine”.  While there are so […]

8 of the Best Bloody Marys in Wisconsin

The Bloody Mary is one of the few cocktails that one can drink before noon without getting some serious side-eye, and that alone makes it a crowd favorite. But, to top it off, no one does the Bloody Mary quite like Wisconsin. Topped with everything from cheese curds and sausage sticks to bacon and sliders, […]

8 Can’t-Miss Summer Fairs in Wisconsin

Wisconsin’s fairs celebrate and appreciate all things local – from locally-sourced food and beverage, to 4-H competitions, to art shows, to musical performances. We’ve teamed up with Something Special from Wisconsin™ to highlight the Wisconsin Association of Fairs and our great state’s iconic summer fairs. Pencil these local celebrations into your summer calendar:     […]

6 Things to Love About Wisconsin’s Ashley for the Arts Event

What do you get when you combine entertainment, art, family fun, and one of Wisconsin’s largest charity events? Ashley for the Arts. In 2017 alone, this Arcadia, Wis. event raised nearly half a million dollars for more than 40 non-profit organizations, and attendees took with them wonderful memories to last them a lifetime (or at […]

9 Things to Do at DeerFest

When it comes to deer hunting, Wisconsin knows its stuff. If you own more camo and blaze orange than anything else, or if you block off opening weekend from all other activities, you may be a deer hunter. For all things deer hunting, check out DeerFest in West Bend, happening August 3-5, 2018. Here are […]

Get to Know Wisconsin’s Dairy Farms

June is National Dairy Month, and though most of us here in Wisconsin take in dairy on a daily basis (cheese, we love you), do we stop and think about the local dairy farmers that put countless hours of hard work into these beloved products? To celebrate America’s Dairyland, we’re teaming up with Something Special […]