With 15,000 lakes, 84,000 miles of rivers, and the majestic lakes Michigan and Superior shorelines, Wisconsin is the perfect place to cool off and have some summer fun with the kids. These family-friendly attractions offer relaxation, recreation and opportunities to make memories.
In her hit “Big Yellow Taxi,” singer Joni Mitchell lamented that “they paved paradise and put up a parking lot.” At the University of Wisconsin–Madison, the alumni association has done just the opposite. It removed a parking lot and replaced it with Alumni Park, celebrating UW alumni and traditions.
Pie is a gorgeous vehicle for seasonal fruits, a genius way to make vegetables delicious and the best thing to hurl at a frenemy during a food fight. We’ve got eight places making some of Wisconsin’s most unique and tasty varieties—but don’t even think about starting a food fight at them!
We’ve got seven electrifying facts about Wisconsin-born guitar star Les Paul.
Wisconsin’s agricultural heritage shines at these farm-based attractions that offer a literal taste of Wisconsin traditions old and new.
Wisconsin’s beer garden renaissance is thanks to modern craft brewers and the public’s nostalgia for simpler times. Here are six that embody Gemütlichkeit, a word signifying coziness, good cheer, and togetherness.
Though tiny Spring Green, Wis., isn’t far from several major cities, it feels like a world away. If you’re…