Plan your trip

La Crosse is a beautiful destination year round, but 4th of July is an especially fantastic time to visit. In addition to ORA Trails Fest, you’ll find Riverfest taking place at Riverside Park in downtown La Crosse, right on the Mississippi River.

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Fun includes:

  • Daily live music, including headlining shows from Sawyer Brown and the Remainders!
  • Opening fireworks on Thursday, plus an amazing 4th of July show on Monday, over the river.
  • Great food and other entertainment!

Additionally there is a fun run, called the Firecracker 4 mile! The run takes place on Monday morning, and takes participants over the Mississippi. See more and get registered here:

Due to the many fun things going on, we highly recommend booking your accomodations sooner than later! Explore La Crosse has been a fantastic partner for ORA for years and they have lots of great resources!