Things To Do In Central Wisconsin


Central Wisconsin has a variety of fun things to do for visitors, whether you’re visiting just for the day or having an extended stay. Get out in nature and check out the best offerings in outdoor recreation, such as: biking, hiking, walking, golfing, bird watching, and more. Have a unique experience at our unique zoos and sculpture parks. After your adventures outside, sit back and relax with a great meal at one of the dozens of excellent restaurants and eateries in the area. For more, check out the information below.

Explore Central Wisconsin Destinations


Marshfield is a place where there’s always something new to discover, even in places that have stood the test of time. Wildwood Park & Zoo has been entertaining nature lovers since the early 1900s, but it’s always changing—check out the new cougar exhibit and welcome center. At Jurustic Park, old bits of metal rise from an artisan’s workshop to become towering monsters. Upham Mansion, once home to Wisconsin’s governor, hosts ever-changing exhibits and programming. You’ll also find new discoveries in Marshfield’s museums, galleries and the World’s Largest Round Barn.

Wisconsin Rapids

For a fun-filled vacation, visit the heart of Wisconsin!  Experience action on the water, miles of trails to hike, bike or ATV,  and sporting events.   Explore our heritage at museums, enjoy art, listening to amazing local music, shop, or just relax and soak up the sun at one of our parks, we have something for everyone!

Craving local flavor?  Enjoy homestyle breakfast or freshly baked treats, locally roasted coffee, or quick bites, street vendor specialties, or  fine dining.  Check out a famous Wisconsin Fish Fry or one of our Supper Clubs.  You won’t leave hungry!

Stevens Point

Find fun things to do in the Stevens Point Area, all year-long! Visit Wisconsin’s oldest farmers market and one of the nation’s oldest breweries, Stevens Point Brewery, before sampling more breweries, wineries and distillery as part of the Central Wisconsin Craft Collective. Get active and blur the line between nature and art exploring the Stevens Point Sculpture Park and the Green Circle Trail. Check out one-of-a-kind events, including the world’s longest running renewable energy fair and the world’s largest trivia contest.