Entries by DiscoverWI

10 Reasons to Love Hudson

Located on the beautiful St. Croix River and just minutes away from the Twin Cities, Hudson draws in visitors from near and far for its stunning sights, great location, fabulous food and top-notch shops. The Discover Wisconsin crew loves visiting Hudson, and here are the top 10 things we love about it:     The […]

5 Spooky Ways to Celebrate Halloween in Wisconsin

Fall is the time for apple orchards and pumpkin patches, falling leaves and goofy costumes, and, for many, all things spooky, gory, and haunted. I personally can’t bring myself to attend any such event; I’m just not cut out for it. But for those brave enough for it, here are five spooky ways to celebrate […]

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 […]