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Events for "La Crosse, WI"


  • Between the Bluffs Beer, Wine and Cheese Festival (Apr. 26 – 28)

    La Crosse, WI

    Sample cheese and more than 200 beers and 45 wines at the Oktoberfest grounds Saturday.

    There's also a Toaster's Eve on Friday and a Bacon Bloody Brunch on Sunday.


  • Midwest Music Fest (May 17 – 18)

    La Crosse, WI

    Dozens of musical groups in all genres play in museums, galleries, cafes and arts centers across town. There are arts workshops for children, too.


  • Riverfest (Jul 3 – 6)

    La Crosse, WI

    This riverfront festival includes music, magicians, a hypnotist, a pole-vaulting competition, kids' races, a water-ski show and fireworks by the La Crosse Skyrockers.

  • La Crosse Storytelling Festival (Jul 19 – 20)

    La Crosse, WI

    Listen to local, regional and national storytellers spin tales at the Pump House. There will also be music and arts and crafts.


  • Great River Folk Festival (Aug. 23 – 25)

    La Crosse, WI

    This festival in Riverside Park includes children's activities, a traditional arts and crafts fair and music performances and workshops.


  • Oktoberfest (Sep. 26 – 29)

    La Crosse, WI

    At this big riverfront festival, there's food, music and carnival rides, plus the opening Torchlight Parade and the Maple Leaf Parade on Saturday morning.