With its gently rolling hills and modern cities, Wisconsin is a diverse state with opportunities for all types of visitors. The cities of Milwaukee and Madison offer visitors a wide choice of urban attractions, including museums, festivals and abundant shopping. Visitors who favor a more rustic getaway will find plenty of destinations in Wisconsin's rivers, lakes and forests.
Held in late June, Polish Fest is one of the many reasons why Milwaukee is a �City of Festivals'. Filled with excitement and activity, you'll find strolling minstrels, old-world crafts, historic exhibits, delicious Polish food, and music. Celebrate Polish heritage by engaging your senses in a beautiful outdoor setting. Make sure to wear your sunscreen because you won't want to miss a minute of Polish Fest.
One of the finest judged art festivals in America, the Lakeland Festival of the Arts draws more than 175 established and emerging artists from around the country. Highlights include an elaborate sculpture garden, live entertainment, lots of children's art activities, and plenty of good food and drink.
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Nothing goes together quite like country music and camping. Every year in late June, thousands of music fans descend on a 380-acre natural amphitheater in picturesque Cadott, WI, for 4-days of live performances by some of country music's biggest stars.
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For one weekend in July and November, the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art converts Capitol Square into a festive atmosphere of music, entertainment, and art. The festivities return in mid-November when the beautiful spaces of MMoCA and the Overture Center for the Arts are filled with artists, food vendors, and holiday cheer.
Held in late July, German Fest is the largest annually held German heritage festival in North America. It's the perfect place to enjoy a stein of beer and to feast on a frankfurter with sauerkraut. You'll hate saying Auf Wiedersehen to all the delicious food and fun that you have at German Fest.
Hundreds of thousands of aviation enthusiasts from around the world flock to Oshkosh, Wisconsin, the last week of July for the Experimental Aircraft Association's annual AirVenture event. Billed as "The World's Greatest Aviation Celebration," each year brings plenty of classic planes, daily air shows, high-flying aerobatics, demonstrations, and educational forums.