Join a Wisconsin Artist’s Ultimate Anti-Black Friday Movement

People tend to fall into one of two camps around Thanksgiving time. There are folks who hit the stores over the weekend to do some intense holiday shopping, and then there are people who complain about those people. It might feel like you’re taking a stand when you scoff at frenzied shoppers crowding the malls […]

Oh Snap! You Can Win $100 and Fun Pickle Products for National Pickle Day

Are pickles a Wisconsin food tradition? If they’re not – they should be… I spent a semester of college interning in Los Angeles. One day, my roommate walked in on me munching on a giant pickle and a huge hunk of cheddar cheese. He said, “A dill pickle and cheese? That’s totally a snack someone […]

Drinking in Door County – Wineries, Breweries and More Along the Peninsula

We’d like to propose a toast – to Door County – with all its charm and originality, the inspiring natural beauty you’ll see and creative residents you’ll meet. Of course, we can’t raise our glasses without something in them. Lucky for us, the peninsula has plenty to offer those looking for beer, wine and spirits. […]

Could Green Bay’s Sconniewood Film Fest Feature Future Filmmaking Legends?

Have you ever had a good idea for a movie? Maybe you haven’t let your imagination wander like that in a long time. But you probably did…once upon a time…when you were a kid. The Sconniewood Youth Film Festival, presented by the Kiwanis Club of Downtown Green Bay, is a growing community event that’s uncovering […]

How a Free Festival at Bookworm Gardens Opens Up a “World of Wonders” for Wisconsin Families

There’s a very special place in Sheboygan, Wisconsin that not nearly enough people know exists. Bookworm Gardens is somewhere families can connect with nature and literature all at once. It’s a place that nurtures both plants and imaginations. Storybooks come to life among trees and flowers as different areas feature different themes and different books. […]

Kurt Gunn Meets Stephen King – New Album Puts Classic Vampire Tale to Song

Some stories really stick with you. For Wisconsin singer-songwriter Kurt Gunn, one of those stories is Stephen King’s novel ‘Salem’s Lot. He takes out the book and re-reads it every September 5th – because that’s when the story starts. Now Gunn is putting his own twist on one of King’s earliest published works. He’s created […]

5 Reasons Door County is the Perfect Place for Artists & Art Lovers

Door County is probably the most artistic place in the entire state of Wisconsin. And that should come as no surprise. The Door Peninsula is a unique location that attracts artistic people and breeds creativity. But why? Let’s take a closer look at what makes this special slice of our state a haven for artists […]

The Eaux Claires Festival Experience – Why You Can Expect Much More than Music

Start looking into plans for the first-ever Eaux Claires Festival and you’ll soon get the feeling that something special is coming to Western Wisconsin this summer. Bon Iver front-man and Wisconsin native, Justin Vernon, has teamed up with Aaron Dessner of The National to bring in a wide range of musical acts. That includes everyone […]

Blood, Sweat and Beer – Craft Brew Movie Comes to Hinterland in Green Bay

Not long ago, your choices for decent beer weren’t much better than your options for the next president of the United States. They were all pretty much the same. They all lacked flavor, and they all kind of sucked. Thankfully, the brewing landscape in America has changed for the better in the past couple of […]

Get Your Golden Ticket – Crazy Sweet Candy Shop Goes Willy Wonka for Mile of Music 2015

Anyone who’s ever read Charlie and the Chocolate Factory or watched the film adaptations of Roald Dahl’s classic story has fantasized about finding a golden ticket wrapped in a chocolate bar that gets you inside of a magical place. Now that’s a real possibility for some lucky people in our area. While you won’t get […]