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Root Beer 101: Floats and Cows

August 06, 2019

Blog, Family-Friendly, Food

August 6 is National Root Beer Float Day! Root beer floats are a favorite summertime staple and we have Frank J. Wisner to thank for them. Wisner, owner of Colorado’s Cripple Creek Brewing, created the drink after realizing that the snowy peaks on Colorado’s Cow Mountain reminded him of ice cream floating in soda. He combined […]

5 Budget-Friendly Summer Activities for Kids

July 30, 2019

Attractions, Entertainment, Family-Friendly, Sports & Recreation

One of the more challenging obstacles that parents face during the summer is finding activities to do with kids to keep them engaged.  Luckily, Oshkosh has plenty of family-friendly and budget-friendly options that will give kids a summer they’ll never forget. Splash around at the water park Pollock Community Water Park isn’t just a boring […]

On the Water with On the Loos Cruises

June 21, 2019

Attractions, Family-Friendly

Summer in Oshkosh is a boater’s paradise. With so many options for water recreation, you’ll find everything from speed boats and sailboats to fishing boats and cigarette boats cruising the open waters; however, there is one boat in particular that is truly unique to Oshkosh and available all summer long for anyone to enjoy! On the […]

Five Reasons You Need to Visit the Oshkosh Farmers Market

June 11, 2019

Entertainment, Fairs, Markets & Shows, Family-Friendly, Food, Music

Each week, the farmers market brings together around 130 local vendors, live music and a variety of themed events. There is something for everyone and we promise you won’t leave empty-handed or with an empty stomach. When you buy from the farmers market you’re purchasing quality products and supporting local farmers and businesses. We can […]

The Oshkosh Pizza Matrix

June 04, 2019

Blog, Food

Have you heard about the Pizza Matrix yet? If not, it is a profile on Facebook ran by three men determined to try every slice of pizza offered in Oshkosh. You read that right, EVERY slice! The founders of the Oshkosh Pizza Matrix include Aaron Bohnsack, Jared Jungwirth, and Luke Kunde. They are friends and co-workers at […]

Outdoor Dining in Oshkosh

June 03, 2019

Attractions, Blog, Food

Does it get any better than dining outside during the summer?… We don’t think so! All of these delicious Oshkosh restaurants can be enjoyed outdoors, making them the perfect spot to enjoy the warm, summer sun and breathtaking Oshkosh views.  Bar 430 Global influences, unexpected preparations and local sourcing are some of the ways Bar […]

Sweet Eats, Treats and More Fun for Mom

May 07, 2019

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Nothing is better than spending quality time with mom on Mother’s Day. Use this great list to treat your mom to something special this year. The Paine Art Center and Gardens In celebration of Mother’s Day admission to The Paine is free on May 12. Outside, enjoy a stroll among thousands of tulips and more […]

A Bird’s Eye View in Oshkosh

April 29, 2019

Blog, Family-Friendly, Sports & Recreation

Do you enjoy hiking outdoors, bird watching or bird photography? If so, Oshkosh, a well-known Bird City of Wisconsin, is the place for you. Oshkosh and Winnebago County offer many unique locations for birding. Vast bodies of water, such as lakes, rivers and wetlands provide habitats for many fascinating species while numerous trails offer great […]

Pet-friendly Places in Oshkosh

April 11, 2019

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Plan a fun day with your pup! Oshkosh is full of pet-friendly trails and treats that you and your dog will surely enjoy. Treat them to a toy, some ice cream, or a walk on a trail. Whatever the activity, we guarantee these places will provide happy hearts and wagging tails.   Local Pet Stores […]

Pet Accommodations in Oshkosh

April 11, 2019

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Whether you’re visiting Oshkosh or leaving for vacation, your pet needs a place to stay. We know that half the stress of planning a trip is finding lodging for both you and your pet. Luckily, Oshkosh has a handful of pet-friendly hotels and boarding options for you and your furry companion.   Pet-Friendly Hotels   […]