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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 […]

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 – […]

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 […]

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 […]

Celebration of Lights

Oshkosh Celebration of Lights

November 12, 2012

Blog, Event Minute, Family-Friendly

Menominee Park November 21-December 31 In its 11th year, the Oshkosh Celebration of Lights will again bring Menominee Park to life with more than 500,000 dazzling lights and lots of holiday fun. Admission is only $8 per vehicle. If you bring a non-perishable food item, the cost goes down to $6. Admission is free on […]