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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

UW-La Crosse and the wider La Crosse community will celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, Sept. 15-Oct. 15. From an evening of classic Latin American music to an exploration of the Hispanic world at the Children’s Museum of La Crosse, the month provides something for everyone. All events are free and open to the public. Event schedule… Read more »

LCT Announces Auditions for ‘Elf The Musical’

La Crosse Community Theatre will hold auditions for the holiday musical, Elf The Musical, on October 7 and 8, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. at Weber Center for the Performing Arts, 428 Front Street South, La Crosse, WI. Buddy, a young orphan, mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag and is transported to the North Pole. Raised as… Read more »

Freedom Honor Flight #24 to fly this Saturday, September 14

La Crosse-based Freedom Honor Flight, which serves veterans in western Wisconsin, southeast Minnesota and northern Iowa, continues its goal to fly veterans to Washington D.C. to visit the memorials that rise in their honor. Over 11 years of operation, Freedom Honor Flight has flown just shy of 3,000 area veterans. The next flight is scheduled… Read more »

State Art Teachers Featured in UW-La Crosse Gallery

An exhibition highlighting work from Wisconsin artists who are also art educators will open the University Gallery season at UW-La Crosse. The seven artists will exhibit various mediums, including printmaking, metalsmithing, encaustic painting, acrylic painting, sculpture, mixed media and photography. “Equilibrium” runs in the University Art Gallery from Thursday, Sept. 6, to Thursday, Sept. 26,  on the… Read more »

Mid West Music Fest 2020 Early-Bird Tickets Released

Mid West Music Fest (MWMF) has announced its early-bird ticket special for both of its 2020 festival events.  The 11th anniversary of the music festival will be held in Winona, MN on May 1 & 2 and in La Crosse, WI on September 11 & 12, 2020. Performing across both historic downtowns will be over… Read more »

New Alley Art at “500 Main Murals” to Brighten, Liven Downtown La Crosse

Downtown Mainstreet, Inc. is pleased to reveal a new alley of murals behind 444 Main Street. The project is a collaboration with over eight local artists and Downtown Mainstreet, with support from La Crosse SOUP, and Sherwin-Williams of La Crosse. There will be an Artist’s Reception in the alley behind 444 Main Street, enter off… Read more »

Art Opening “Life is Art” Works by Connie Minowa

Fannin Counseling & Art Therapy (129 6th St S, La Crosse, across from the Cathedral of St. Joseph the Workman) announces a new exhibition: Life Is Art: Works by Connie Minowa, opening Friday, October 11, and running through November 8, 2019. Life Is Art is a body of work that represents Connie Minowa as an… Read more »

Celebrating the Grand Opening of the Fred Funk Boat Landing on Brice Prairie

We invite you to celebrate the grand opening of the newly renovated Fred Funk boat landing, located in the heart of Brice Prairie, on Saturday September 7, 2019 at 10am. The landing provides access to the Mississippi River backwaters, including Lake Onalaska.  At 10:00am we will gather in front of the 2 panel kiosk, where… Read more »

Nocturnal Animals Program at the National Wildlife & Fish Refuge

As daylight turns to darkness, the evening hours offer new ways to experience wildlife! On Friday, September 6, 2019 from 6:30pm – 8:30pm, come join experts from Viterbo University, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Midwest Fisheries Center and the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge to take an informal walk on the… Read more »