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Last Updated: 4/4/2013
As the fortunes of the Pabst Beer brand declined, so did the site of the former brewery. Abandoned for a decade, it was not until 2006, when Milwaukee philanthropist Joseph Zilber set out to create an entire community at the Pabst complex, one built with sustainable building practices, which would save and repurpose as many of the historic buildings as possible.
Last Updated: 3/21/2013
Wisconsin is known nationally for its state parks, lakes, and rolling hills. But the state’s man-made beauty is just as fascinating. From grandiose to off-the-wall, Wisconsin architecture has something to capture every visitor’s interest. Here’s a sampling of our favorites!
Last Updated: 3/19/2013
Step into a Wisconsin casino and the atmosphere is magic. The bright lights, the sounds, the excitement that spreads across game floor – there’s nothing like it. With 23 million visits each year, Wisconsin casinos are some of the hottest spots in the state. But what makes ours unique is that our 28 casinos are owned by 11 Wisconsin American Indian Tribes. If you love rolling the dice as much as we do, don’t leave these places off your list.
Last Updated: 12/19/2012
How would you like to spend your season at one of Wisconsin’s premier skiing destinations without spending a cent? Granite Peak in Wausau boasts 75 runs over 400 acres, and the Midwest’s longest and highest ski lift. And with the Wisconsin Skiing Sweepstakes from Travel Wisconsin and our friends at Discover Wisconsin, you can scope out the slopes for yourself.
Last Updated: 11/30/2012
The beer’s always flowing, the food’s always filling, and you can bet your bottom dollar the TVs are tuned to the big game. If you can’t snag tickets for your favorite team, a sports bar is the next best thing and Wisconsin boasts some of the largest and liveliest in the country.
Last Updated: 11/20/2012
With award-winning bakeries, ice creameries and chocolatiers across the state, we’ve got a lot to be thankful for! What better way to explore them all than with a food tour? If you love sweets as much as we do, then this dessert trail is for you.
Last Updated: 11/15/2012
Never question the dedication of Packers nation. We’re not just talking about the 16,826 entries that flooded in from all 50 states for our Dream Draft Sweepstakes. We’re referring to our Grand Prize winner: The very enthusiastic, very pregnant Nikki L. from South Dakota.
Last Updated: 11/1/2012
There’s nothing like a good cup of coffee during Wisconsin’s chilly months. We've put together some of our favorite coffee shops and cafes in the state so you can stay energized as you check out all the activities and attractions nearby!