Events For 12/09/2017

8:30-10am Saturday
Dec. 9

Milk & Cookies with Santa & Mrs. Claus

Visit Santa (bring your camera) and enjoy milk and cookies (while supplies last). Pre-registration & Pre-payment Required.

Children's Museum of La Crosse
La Crosse

noon-4pm Saturday
Dec. 9

Jim Brickl: “Elements”

Jim Brickl – Kader Gallery Exhibit. Photography that captures the discarded artifacts of man and the nature that reclaims it. This exhibit combines sweeping American landscapes with the display of one of Jim Brickl’s own motorcycles.

Pump House Regional Arts Center
La Crosse

1-5pm Saturday
Dec. 9

Jewelry & Harp Music Show

Yes, come for the concert, relax to some beautiful music with Barry Byrne on harp from 2-4, and if you are inspired browse Lori's beautiful jewelry upstairs. She promises some unique new pieces for the show. If you haven't heard Barry on harp you are in for a treat; this Irish guy has it in his bones

Bluff View Concerts
Holmen

2-4pm Saturday
Dec. 9

A Christmas Carol

On Christmas Eve, Scrooge learns his stinginess and uncaring attitude toward other could doom him to the earth after death wearing a heavy chain of his own creation.

Toland Theatre (UWL Center for the Arts)
La Crosse

2-7pm Saturday
Dec. 9

Santa's Workshop Downtown La Crosse

Santa is coming back to downtown in a new location! Come see Santa and Mrs. Claus in their Workshop at Downtown Mainstreet. Experience the magic of the holidays downtown this year! Bring your own camera for photos!

Downtown Mainstreet Inc.
La Crosse

5-10pm Saturday
Dec. 9

Rotary Lights

More than 4,000,000 lights illuminate La Crosse’s Riverside Park. Among the splendor is a 140- foot Christmas tree, and animated light displays fill the park. Live Nativity presentation on weekends until Christmas. Santa is here until…

Riverside Park
La Crosse

7:30pm Saturday
Dec. 9

Santaland Diaries

Pump House Regional Arts Center and La Crosse Community Theatre present, SantaLand Diaries, a hysterical send-up of the crass commercialization of Christmas. An unemployed actor takes a job as a Macy’s elf during the holiday crunch. At first the job is simply humiliating, but once the thousands of visitors start pouring through Santa’s workshop, he becomes battle-weary and bitter, occasionally taking out his frustrations on children and parents alike.

Weber Center for the Performing Arts
La Crosse

7:30pm Saturday
Dec. 9

Forever Plaid: Plaid Tidings

A holiday spin-off of the comedy hit Forever Plaid, this Pump House production follows a fictional 1950s boy band that has been miraculously brought together for one performance. Directed by Matthew Lucas. Doors 30 min. ahead.

Pump House Regional Arts Center
La Crosse

8-11pm Saturday
Dec. 9

The Swamp Kings

Tom, Matty and Scott pump out a sound, that comes fresh from the bayou. You'll hear funk and blues, rock and swamp pop, and some hot zydeco and Cajun flavors. And to up the ante, we'll throw down some Jambalaya, Gumbo and catfish. Laissez les bons temps rouler!

Trempealeau Hotel
Trempealeau