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…

STT Podcast: Following Manitowoc’s new Food & Beverage Trail

Manitowoc, Two Rivers, and the surrounding area is home to some amazing farms, bakeries, cheese factories, breweries, wineries, and even confectioneries that can tickle your taste buds. State Trunk Tour host Eric Paulsen talks with Jason Ring from the Manitowoc/Two Rivers CVB about their new Wisconsin Coastal Food Trail and its destinations. Nearly 20 locations…

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…

Cheeseheads cover

STT Podcast – talking “Cheeseheads: The Documentary”

Hey, Cheeseheads! As you hit the roads and explore the state, maybe you want to enjoy a podcast on your drive. Along with great Wisconsin road trips and exploring ideas, attractions, quirks of the state and more, we offer the State Trunk Tour Podcast, including on iHeartRadio. Check out Episode 2, our interview with John Mitchell, producer…