Racine Art Museum PEEPS Exhibition

Last chance to see Racine’s PEEPS Art is this weekend!

PEEPS Art Exhibition runs through today It’s a beautiful weekend, beer and cheese lovers are hitting Stein & Dine in West Allis, the Between the Bluffs Festival in La Crosse, and Wisconsin’s “Belle City” and Kringle Kapital (spelled that way on purpose here) of Racine always has something PEEPing up. But with Spring in full…

Baseball, spring, peeps, and road trips: it’s April!

We hope you had a great Easter Weekend. The week starts out mild and will get cooler over the next few days, but spring activities continue as things green up around Wisconsin! This is a fun and transitional time to get out and explore the highways and all the great places they bring you. The…

Jimmy the Groundhog on Groundhog Day, 2010

February in Wisconsin: Winterfest, Winter sports, Winter scenery and more

Welcome to February! Across Wisconsin, winter events are in full swing, with Winterfest in Lake Geneva and other major events taking place. There are plenty of winter sports and other activities. Snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, candlelight hikes, and more are ready all over the state. And check out more around Wisconsin, following our State Trunk highways…

Ice Castle slide

Ice Castles at Wisconsin Dells!

We’re in midst of winter in Wisconsin. Why not experience an Ice Castle Wonderland?? The Ice Castle Wonderland is in Wisconsin Dells, offering an amazing experience through a painstakingly hand-built world of ice, icicles, colors, passageways, and more that will wow the whole family. The Ice Castle Wonderland features two 50-foot-long slides, a 35-foot tower,…

New Year's 2017 carp

Into 2017 across Wisconsin

Welcome to 2017! The Packers are in the playoffs, the Badgers are in the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic and the whole state is ready for what’s ahead. On New Year’s Eve, Plymouth had its annual “Cheese Drop” and Prairie du Chien dropped Lucky the Carp to ring in the New Year. On a not-too-cold New…

Sputnik Fest, recreation of where cops stood

5 Things about Sputnikfest in Manitowoc (and why you should go)

On September 5, 1962 a piece of the Soviet spacecraft Sputnik IV came crashing to earth. One 20-pound chunk came careening down in – of all places – Manitowoc, Wisconsin. This piece of Sputnik crashed down onto 8th Street in town, right in front of the Rahr-West Art Museum. Two policemen closed the street and…

I-94 sign, courtesy billburmaster.com

6 Cool Stops along I-94 between Milwaukee and Madison

Tens of thousands make the hour-plus drive between Wisconsin’s two largest cities along I-94 in a given day. You’ve probably make the trek more times than you can count, right? Most of the time the point is to get from point A to point B as quickly as possible – that’s why you take the…

10 Quirky Street Names We Found in Wisconsin

Wisconsin has its fair share of oddities, and as we’ve found traveling our state’s highways some of these oddities extend to quirky street names. Hey, it’d be boring if every street was named Main or Elm or First Street… but Reek Road? Chicken in the Woods Drive? Assman Road?? These are just some of the…