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 […]

12 Creative Ways to Eat Wisconsin Cranberries [Recipes]

When you think of cranberries, your next thought is probably Thanksgiving and Christmas…or urinary tract infections. I guess it makes sense that cranberries are a staple of the holiday season, because that’s about the time we harvest them in Wisconsin. But these tart little berries deserve way more credit than a side dish at your […]

The Slightly Horrible Story of Wisconsin’s First Thanksgiving

Don’t worry…this Thanksgiving story has a happy ending. But parts of it might make your stomach turn a little. It happened just 38 years after the Thanksgiving story we all know – the one with the Pilgrims and American Indians and their famous feast. The Pilgrims had to endure harsh winters with little food. But […]

6 Reasons Your Family Should Make The Turkey Trot A Thanksgiving Day Tradition

The Festival Foods Turkey Trot is becoming a huge deal across the Badger state and it continues to grow bigger each year. More than 25,129 trotters have already signed up throughout the eight race locations in Wisconsin, and 9,450 of them are first timers! Green Bay is in the lead with the most runners, and […]