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Archive: Sports & Recreation

Must-Go-To April Events in Oshkosh

April 02, 2018

Art, Attractions, Blog, Entertainment, Family-Friendly, Fundraisers, Music, Sports & Recreation

Greetings, Friends! It’s finally April and that means three things: you survived winter, a 50-degree day can make you think anything is possible and it’s the unofficial start of event season. That last one is definitely our favorite. One of the things that make Oshkosh special is the variety of events you can enjoy year […]

2017-18 Wisconsin Herd Season Schedule

November 03, 2017

Blog, Entertainment, Family-Friendly, Sports & Recreation

The 50-game, 2017-18 Wisconsin Herd season schedule includes 24 home games, 24 road contests. Two neutral site games will be played in Mississauga, Ontario, as part of the annual NBA G League Showcase in January. VIEW THE 2017-18 WISCONSIN HERD REGULAR SEASON SCHEDULE HERE! Highlights of the 2017-18 Wisconsin Herd season schedule include: All Herd home […]

Teach Your Kids to Fish in Oshkosh

September 08, 2017

Blog, Entertainment, Family-Friendly, Sports & Recreation

Given that 21st-century children are constantly surrounded by different types of electronic entertainment, it is important to make some time to introduce them to a few outdoor hobbies, like fishing. Most kids love to learn how to fish, and it is a great way to spend an afternoon with your family. Nestled between Lake Winnebago […]

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Top 5 Oshkosh Trails To Enjoy This Summer

June 16, 2017

Blog, Entertainment, Sports & Recreation

Did you know Winnebago County is covered with beautiful trails? They are perfect for the warm months of biking, winter snowmobiling and even horseback riding. Find your path along five of our top-rated Oshkosh trails!   Wiouwash State Trail The Wiouwash State Trail is a flat, high trestle trail named after the four counties it […]

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 […]

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OSHKOSH RACE WEEKEND

April 07, 2015

Enewsletter, Entertainment, Festivals & Celebrations, News, Sports & Recreation

April 18-19, 2015 Oshkosh Convention Center Lace up your running shoes! Oshkosh is hosting some fun spring races and there’s something new happening this year. The Oshkosh Marathon, Half Marathon, Relay and 5k will take place on April 19 at the Oshkosh Convention Center. The marathon is a new addition to the event and it’s […]

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Beautiful Winter Walks

February 24, 2015

Art, Education & Workshops, Enewsletter, Entertainment, Family-Friendly, History & Heritage, News, Science & Nature, Sports & Recreation

Oshkosh is a city that’s great for walkers year-round. This activity is perfect for nature lovers. Surrounding wildlife areas provide excellent habitat and ensure that there are always lots of beautiful birds to see in and around Oshkosh. During the winter, wild spaces are absent of foliage and it’s a particularly good time to view […]

Battle on Bago

February 10, 2015

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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. […]

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 […]