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Archive: Blog

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 […]

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

Blog

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

Blog

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

Blog

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   […]

Easter Events

April 09, 2019

Blog, Entertainment, Family-Friendly, Festivals & Celebrations, Food

Easter is coming up quick! Don’t miss out on all of these egg-citing events and specials happening throughout Oshkosh.   Easter Activities (Egg hunts & Easter Bunny visits) Breakfast with the Easter Bunny & Egg-citing Day at the Zoo Oshkosh Senior Center/Menominee Park & Zoo | April 13 @ 8a-3p Start the day with Breakfast with […]

Ultimate Oshkosh and Winnebago County Birding Guide

April 01, 2019

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

Do you enjoy walking outdoors, bird watching, or bird photography? If so, Oshkosh, a designated Bird City Wisconsin community, is the right place for you. Oshkosh and Winnebago County offer several unique locations for birding. Beautiful lakes, rivers and wetlands provide a variety of habitats for many fascinating birds. When is the best time to […]

Oshkosh Ice Cream & Frozen Custard

March 21, 2019

Blog, Food

The great thing about Frozen Custard and Ice Cream is that they taste great all year round, not just in the summer! Satisfy that sweet tooth and check out these divine flavors… Leon’s Frozen Custard This classic drive-in has been enjoyed by many for decades! Leon’s offer chocolate, vanilla and butter pecan custard daily, but […]