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Archive: Attractions

Lake Winnebago

Fishing Oshkosh: ‘Bago Basics

April 17, 2014

Attractions, Blog, Enewsletter, Event Minute, Family-Friendly, Science & Nature, Sports & Recreation

An angler could spend a lifetime fishing Lake Winnebago and still not know all its secrets. This enormous lake offers 138,000 acres of open water. It stretches for nearly 30 miles from north to south and eight miles from east to west. And the fishing? Lake Winnebago offers a fishery to match its size. The […]

Discover the Wiouwash State Trail this Spring

April 13, 2014

Attractions, Blog, Enewsletter, Family-Friendly, Science & Nature, Sports & Recreation

The Wiouwash State Trail is the perfect place for a spring ride. As the trail runs north from Oshkosh, it passes through wetlands, prairies, patches of forest and sprawling farmland. As you pedal along, you’ll see the landscape coming back to life after a long winter’s slumber under a heavy blanket of snow. It’s the […]

Wine and pasta

A Night on the Town: Dining, Entertainment and More in Downtown Oshkosh

September 09, 2013

Art, Attractions, Blog, Cinemas, Enewsletter, Entertainment, Food

Downtown Oshkosh is one cool neighborhood, with many great places to eat, fun entertainment options and lots of charm. Set on the banks of the Fox River and full of historic buildings, it’s a unique neighborhood that attracts an eclectic mix of businesses. If you’re looking for a memorable night on the town, downtown is […]

What’s Playing at the Grand Opera House?

September 09, 2013

Attractions, Blog, Enewsletter, Entertainment, Family-Friendly, Music, Performing Arts

Alpin Hong brings his phenomenal piano skills to the Grand on October 4. This young virtuoso combines incredible artistry with exciting showmanship to deliver a performance you won’t soon forget. Don’t miss this chance to see a world-renowned entertainer. On November 13, see the husband and wife fiddling sensations Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy – […]

Oshkosh Public Museum

The Story of Oshkosh: Discover It at the Oshkosh Public Museum

August 13, 2013

Attractions, Blog, Enewsletter

Oshkosh has a fascinating history. The community has undergone a number of transformations in its past, from a fur-trading outpost to an important center in the lumber industry to a modern industrial town. Its storied past is told through the exhibits and artifacts that fill the halls of the Oshkosh Public Museum. The Oshkosh Public […]

Swimming at Pollock

Stay Cool in Oshkosh

June 10, 2013

Attractions, Blog, Enewsletter, Family-Friendly, Sports & Recreation

Summer in Wisconsin can be beautiful. But, every once in a while, the mercury really soars. What’s a visitor to do? Here are some ways to cool off in Oshkosh. The most popular place to beat the heat in Oshkosh is the Pollock Community Water Park. In addition to an excellent swimming pool, you’ll find […]

Introducing the Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center

June 07, 2013

Attractions, Blog, Enewsletter

In April, after a $12 million renovation, the Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center put out their welcome mat. The hotel is a wonderful addition to Oshkosh’s vibrant downtown. Nearly every room in this beautiful new hotel offers a view of Lake Winnebago in the distance. Hotel guests will be just steps from […]

Menominee Park: Oshkosh's Place to Play

April 11, 2013

Attractions, Blog, Enewsletter, Family-Friendly

There are a lot of parks in Oshkosh. In fact, visitors will find more than 330 acres of parks in the city. But out of all the many excellent parks, one stands alone. Set on the shores of Lake Winnebago, Oshkosh’s Menominee Park is a true gem. During the summer, the park teems with activity […]

Shopping in Oshkosh

Indoor Winter Fun in Oshkosh: Having a Good Time When It’s Cold Outside

November 12, 2012

Attractions, Blog, Shopping

When fall turns to winter, Oshkosh offers a number of fun indoor activities for all ages. Head out shopping, lace up the ice skates or bowl a few games. You’ll find there’s a lot to do during the days of snow and ice. With hundreds of shops, galleries and retailers Oshkosh provides shopping enough to […]

Outlet Shoppes at Oshkosh

Time for Holiday Shopping: Oshkosh Offers a Variety of Shops and Retailers

November 12, 2012

Attractions, Blog, Food, Shopping

Oshkosh is a great place to shop this holiday season. Oshkosh offers a real variety of shops and retailers. From the I-41 corridor to charming Downtown Oshkosh, you’ll find outstanding selection and value. So, grab your holiday shopping list, hop in the car and head to Oshkosh. Your first stop in Oshkosh should be the […]