Recreation & Destinations
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Shullsburg Creamery Makes it Good

This homegrown purveyor of Wisconsin cheeses is going strong more than 80 years after its founding. Discover what awaits your visit to Shullsburg

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Education Day Offers Unforgettable Learning

In September, Midway Village Museum will be home to World War II Days, the largest such re-enactment in the Midwest. Learn what to expect at this year’s event, including a day aimed just at youngsters.






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NWQ Summer-Fall Getaway Guide

Our region offers endless opportunities for holiday escapes. Here are a few ideas for an easy weekend getaway this summer.






Tour Anderson Japanese Gardens, in Rockford, on Sept. 9, and learn about the culture and customs of Japan.
Events @ a Glance: Recreation & Destinations Calendar

Recreation opportunities abound in our region! Here are a few of the best our area has to offer.






Park Hills Golf Course, in Freeport, boasts a challenging par-four No. 11 hole on its east course. Golfers start with a long uphill tee shot, and they must account for a dogleg right.
6 Challenging Golf Holes

These are the holes that test golfers’ souls – the meanest holes to be found at some of our region’s top courses. With some help from area golf pros, we look at the anatomy of these dastardly layouts and the strategies to help you prevail.