Exploring The La Crosse Region

Highlighting Businesses & Festivals In The Region

Explore with us in activities, festivals, arts and culture, and a vast variety of places to eat, drink and stay. You’re bound to enjoy the Region from sunrise to sunset!

Exploring The La Crosse Region One Business At A Time

Piggy’s Restaurant & Blues Lounge

Since 1980, we have worked hard to create a dining experience you will remember. Situated in the heart of Historic La Crosse, WI, Piggy’s gives everything visitors and locals want in Wisconsin Hospitality. They work their smoker hard everyday with Hickory and Minnesota Apple Wood from the surrounding hills and bluffs of Minnesota and Wisconsin.

Uno Venti

Stop in soon at Uno Venti to discover your new favorite “Za”! Homemade pizza dough, the freshest ingredients, and stone-fired in our state-of-the-art pizza oven! Oh, and don’t forget how you can actually watch our chefs create and fire your pizza! It’s truly an experience!

The La Crosse Queen Paddlewheeler

The La Crosse Queen is a modern-day replica of the grand riverboats which used to ply the Mississippi in the early 1900s. She is one of the few “true” paddlewheelers still in operation in the country today. La Crosse Queen’s dinner cruises, Friday-Sunday feature a double entrée buffet. Enjoy fine cuisine, a full-service bar, and panoramic scenery during the evening cruise. On the Mississippi River, boarding in Riverside Park.

People’s Food Co-Op

Enjoy clean, fresh food made every day in the kitchens at the People’s Food Co-Op. It starts with the ingredients, selected the way you would if you were making it in your own kitchen. Co-op’s OwnTM is food you can feel good about—that nourishes your body and protects the planet. Enjoy freshly made products from the finest ingredients around. They use fresh, local ingredients whenever possible, so you know you’re choosing your ingredients in a healthy way!

Sweet Valley Artisans

Visit a small business and shop local while snacking on their Valley Fudge & Candy. Sweet Valley Artisans is a 9,000 square foot shopping mall filled with treasures from over 50 artisans and crafters from the local area. Included are quilters, crafts, collectibles, treats, candles, and artisan fudge. In addition, you’ll find fabulous refurbished and painted furniture pieces perfect for those empty walls and corners in your home.

Pizza Ranch

The La Crosse Pizza Ranch buffet features legendary pizzas, crispy ranch chicken, salads and desserts, and is delivered with an unmatched service quality. The FunZone Arcade is over 1200 square feet and houses 21 action-packed arcade games. The kids will love trading tickets for a wide assortment of prizes when done playing the games!

Get Festive With Festivals In The La Crosse Region


La Crosse Riverfest is a five-day family festival located in Riverside Park over the 4th of July week. Riverfest prides itself on providing family-friendly entertainment. You’ll find music throughout the fest Including national acts and local bands. The area south of State Street features the family stage that remains free of charge and features a Family Comedy Show, Kids Races, Family Parade and more.