The heart of Wisconsin pulses with the steady beat of scores of friendly communities. From the pastoral farm towns of the great sand plain to industrial centers along the Wisconsin River, the heartland of Wisconsin is a treasure of rugged natural beauty. On the river, at lake's edge or in the shadow of the state's highest peaks, our mid-state hometowns invite you to sample their cuisine, their attractions and their hospitality.
Rotary Winter Wonderland
November 23 - December 31
When it's time to break out the holiday spirit, it's time to head over to Rotary Winter Wonderland at Marshfield's Zoo & Park. The Zoo glos and twinkles...
Waupaca Pond Hockey Classic
January 26 - January 27
Experience the game the way it was meant to be played on Mirror Lake just off the shore of South Park. Teams will square off against their opponents, and the...
Badger State Winter Games
January 20 - April 27
Olympic-style sporting competitions for people of all ages and skill levels. Compete for medals in various indoor and outdoor events. Dates vary by sport and...
Jefferson Street Inn & City Grill
Downtown Wausau's new full service, luxury hotel featuring 62 suites and executive guest rooms. Pamper yourself in our warm, inviting surroundings. Unwind in...
Heidel House Resort & Spa
Heidel House Resort & Spa is a 180 room full service resort on the beautiful shores of Green Lake. With three fabulous restaurants, each serving up its own...
Artha Sustainable Living Center
Experience green living at Artha Bed & Breakfast, situated on a 90-acre plot of woods, fields and organic gardens. Enjoy a serene retreat in our renovated 3...
Back When Cafe
Serving farm to table style cuisine in a warm and friendly atmosphere.
The architecture is an eclectic blend of the old and new with a touch of northwoods...
Outdoor dining nestled among flowering trees and herb garden. Serving specials reminiscent of bayou cooking, homesmoked ribs, steaks and seafood entrees. Fine...
Emy J's Coffee House and Cafe
Coffee, ice cream, smoothies and cafe all under one roof. Fair trade/organic coffees roasted on-site, serving Wisconsin-made ice cream, fresh fruit smoothies...