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Events for "Prairie du Chien, WI"

February

  • Bald Eagle Appreciation Days (Feb. 23 – 24)

    Prairie du Chien, WI

    Birding experts give programs, and volunteers man spotting scopes at the Wisconsin Travel Information Center, just off the bridge into town. There will also be children's activities and an Effigy Mounds Winter Film Festival.


July

September

  • Villa Louis Carriage Classic (Sep. 7 – 9)

    Prairie du Chien, WI

    The Victorian estate on the Mississippi River hosts horses, restored carriages and drivers in period dress for competitive arena and cross-country sport driving, a passion of the frontier aristocrats who built it.


December

  • Carp Fest (Dec. 31)

    Prairie du Chien, WI

    In this Mississippi River town, celebrate with fireworks, music, a light show, a bonfire and the Droppin' of the Carp, a large, frozen Mississippi River rough fish.