Clean your beer stein, grab your dirndl and celebrate at one of the largest Oktoberfest celebrations in the Midwest. Oktoberfest USA will host its 58th annual festival starting Sept. 27 in La Crosse.
The four-day event celebrating Bavarian culture welcomes hundreds of out-of-town visitors and large crowds each year. With a handful of events, more than 50 breweries on hand and over 20 musical guests, this is one Wisconsin fall tradition you should try to experience.
3 fast La Crosse Oktoberfest facts:
• First celebrated in 1961.
• Local economic impact of $15 million.
• Over 200 local jobs created.