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Archive: Attractions

Find February Fun in Oshkosh

February 01, 2016

Art, Attractions, Blog, Education & Workshops, Entertainment, Fairs, Markets & Shows, Family-Friendly, Festivals & Celebrations, Fundraisers, History & Heritage, Music, Performing Arts, Shopping, Sports & Recreation

It’s February, and that means another month of cold, snowy weather, but don’t let that get you down. You may be surprised to find out that February is one of the busiest months of the year in Oshkosh! Whether indoors or outdoors, there are plenty of events and activities to keep you busy during the month. The […]

A Glimpse of Oshkosh: 2016 Events

December 31, 2015

Attractions, Blog, Entertainment, Fairs, Markets & Shows, Family-Friendly, Festivals & Celebrations, Music

Happy New Year! As we journey into 2016, which is going to be the best year ever by the way, here is a glimpse of a few exciting events happening in Oshkosh this year: WINTER (Jan.-Feb.) January Home & Outdoor Living Expo, 22-24; Sunnyview Expo Center Taste of Oshkosh; 31; Sunnyview Expo Center February EAA Ski Plane […]

Oshkosh Farmers Market

Finding a fall bonanza at the farmers market

August 28, 2015

Attractions, Blog, Enewsletter, Fairs, Markets & Shows, Family-Friendly, Food, Shopping

Don’t worry about the end of summer—the Oshkosh Saturday Farmers Market is just hitting its stride as the calendar turns to fall. Head to downtown Oshkosh in September and October to find the best fall produce, including apples, gourds, tomatoes, winter squash and much more. Plus, you’ll still find great baked goods, jams, jellies and […]

Rock USA

Rock USA

June 23, 2015

Attractions, Enewsletter, Entertainment, Fairs, Markets & Shows, Festivals & Celebrations, Music, News

July 15-18, 2015 Ford Festival Park Solid rock, no limits! Enjoy four days of non-stop, world class entertainment at Ford Festival Park in Oshkosh. Rock USA features rock music’s biggest and hottest headliners in a fun camping festival atmosphere. This year’s lineup features headliners such as shock rock icon Alice Cooper, heavy metal pioneers like […]

Paine Gardens

Festival of Spring

May 05, 2015

Art, Attractions, Enewsletter, Fairs, Markets & Shows, History & Heritage, News, Science & Nature, Shopping

May 16, 2015 Oshkosh WI Admire and acquire some beautiful annuals and perennials at the Paine Mansion and Gardens annual Spring Plant Sale. The sale features more than 150 vendors of original art, fine crafts, plants and garden supplies. The Paine’s Spring Plant Sale offers thousands of plant varieties, including new and hard-to-find varieties. Knowledgeable […]

Spring Birds in Oshkosh

Spring birdwatching in Oshkosh

March 24, 2015

Attractions, Enewsletter, Entertainment, News, Science & Nature

This a beautiful time of year to go birding in Oshkosh. As the temperatures warm and the days grow longer, surprises spring from the prairies and marshes around Oshkosh. This is a season when sparrows, blue jays and herons return for the season. And of course, there’s the robin, the bird that’s the classic sign that […]

Hops & Props

February 24, 2015

Art, Attractions, Enewsletter, Entertainment, Fairs, Markets & Shows, Festivals & Celebrations, History & Heritage, Marketing, News, Performing Arts

An upcoming event will give beer lovers a chance to sample top-flight beers in an amazing space. Hops & Props, a fine food and beverage tasting event, is coming to the EAA AirVenture Museum. The event features nearly 300 different, outstanding beverages provided by micro-breweries and distributors from around the world. Attendees can learn about […]

Battle on Bago

February 10, 2015

Attractions, Enewsletter, Festivals & Celebrations, Marketing, News, Sports & Recreation

The last weekend of February, thousands will head onto frozen Lake Winnebago chasing big dreams. Feb. 27, 28, 2015 Oshkosh WI The eighth-annual Battle on Bago fishing tournament takes place Feb. 27 and 28 and features more than $250,000 worth of prizes. The biggest fish will bring bragging rights, but smaller fish will win big. […]

Night Whispers

Ghost Stories

September 17, 2014

Attractions, Enewsletter, Entertainment, Family-Friendly, News

Night Whispers Get up close and personal with Oshkosh’s ghostly past in this new, after-hours exhibit at the Oshkosh Public Museum, held every Saturday in October. Learn about some of the many ghosts believed to haunt Oshkosh, including a tall, cloaked phantom, the victim of a tragic fire and many more. Tours are offered twice […]

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 […]