Summerfest Today

Here’s what happening at Summerfest today, Day 11

The “World’s Largest Music Festival” is on Milwaukee’s lakefront for its final day of 2019 today. Summerfest started back in 1968 and has grown to welcome over 800 performers and over 800,000 of your closest friends to enjoy music, food, drink, dancing, shopping, strolls along the lakefront, and plenty more. There’s nothing quite like it…

Flag Day founding in Waubeka

Did You Know: Flag Day was Founded in Wisconsin??

Red, White & Blue: Flag Day and its founding in Waubeka, Wisconsin A lot of historic events have taken place in Wisconsin; the state has a lot of firsts. But did you know it had the first Flag Day? To find out more, I headed to Ozaukee County via I-43 and Highway 57 to Fredonia….

I-94 sign, courtesy billburmaster.com

8 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

On this snowy winter day, across the state, we thought we’d share one of our favorite things on the State Trunk Tour: happening across some of the quirky road names. Stay safe if you travel anywhere today, and enjoy what we’ve stumbled across before! Feel free to comment some of your favorites below, too: Wisconsin…

New Year's 2017 Cheese Drop

Wisconsin Drops Odd Stuff on New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve is Monday night! And just like the ball drops in New York City to ring out (or wring out, depending on your perspective) 2018 and usher in 2019, so will Wisconsin. We just drop other things, since we’re a quirky state to begin with. We’re talking cherries, cheese, and even a carp….

Holiday Lights Wisconsin

Holiday Lights Wisconsin – Check Out Our Picks!

December is a magical time in Wisconsin. And while we arrived at Christmas, holiday light displays continue all over the state through the rest of this week into New Year’s. As you road trip around Wisconsin – and you should, any time of the year – here are a few of our favorite holiday light…