ALMA Wisconsin

    19th Century River Town          National Historic District

FISHING, HISTORY, ART & FUN

in Alma Wisconsin!

Late Summer is a beautiful season to visit Buffalo County and Alma, Wisconsin.  The weather is wonderful!  Fish, hike Buena Vista or Mossy Hollow Trails and explore & shop along Alma's historic Main Street.  All of this makes Alma the late summer vacation destination of Buffalo County.

 
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 CURRENT & UPCOMING EVENTS

     TODAY      

    SOUNDS OF MUSIC & MOTION
    Summer Art Exhibit at Wings Over Alma
    Through October 7th

    ANNUAL MEETING & ELECTION
    Alma Area Chamber of Commerce
    September 22nd
    Member Sign In at 5pm, Meeting at 5:30pm
    Location:  Wings Over Alma Visitor Center
    
    ART ON MAIN STREET -- A "Plein Air" Event
    September 27th, All Day
    Artists Painting Scenes of Historic Alma WI
    Exhibit & Reception, 6pm @ The Burlington
    Sponsored by ART On Main Street

    BACKROADS TOUR (Self Guided)
    September 27th, Starting at 10:30am
    Sponsored by the Buffalo County Historical Society
    START:  Alma Area Museum
    Stop #1: Buena Vista Overlook
    Stop #2: Danzinger Vineyards
    Stop #3: Herold Cemetery
    Stop #4: Cream (various locations)
    Stop #5: Praag (various locations)
    END: Lincoln Town Hall

    FOREST TO FURNITURE at Castlerock Museum
    September 28th, 2pm
    Demo: Medieval hand powered construction technology
    Museum:  Opening at 1pm for viewing
    Sponsored by Castlerock Museum

    CHARCOAL CHICKEN & BRATS | Fundraiser 
    October 4th, 4pm-7pm
   
 Sponsored by Alma American Legion Post #224

    FLOCKS
    Fall Art Exhibit at Wings Over Alma
    October 8th Through January 14th
    Artist Reception: October 17th, 5pm

    QUILTING BY THE RIVER
    29th Annual Quilt Show & Demonstrations
    Quilt Raffle of "Framed Garden Walk"
    October 11th & 12th, 10am-4pm
    Location: Alma Area School
    Sponsored by Alma Historical Society

    SPAGHETTI ON THE BLUFF| Fundraiser
    Hosted at Danzinger Vineyards & Winery
    October 19th, 4pm-7pm
    Sponsored by Wings Over Alma
ALMA, WISCONSIN | 2014 BEST OF THE MIDWEST
With a "WOW Moment" for the Wisconsin Great River Road and an "Instant Itinerary" featuring Alma, Wisconsin ... Midwest Living's 2014 Best of the Midwest TRAVEL featured Alma, Wisconsin and several businesses as a perfect travel weekend destination.  History, small river town quaintness and the advantages of the Mississippi River and the Wisconsin Great River Road make Alma a perfect travel getaway.

ALMA offers many options for lodging ...

bed & breakfast ... restored victorians ... cottages ... roadside motels & cabins.  

 

For info, call our Visitor Center at 608-685-3303 or choose an option from our website at Lodging Options/Business Directory.


Enjoy The Early River Town Atmosphere

Of 19th Century Alma, Wisconsin!

Fall Color Has Started With The "Smooth Sumac" Turning Brilliant Shades Of Gold, Orange & Red
 FUN IN ALMA

 

Enjoy The Views 

From Buena Vista 

Enjoy a hike on Buena Vista Trail

 from Main Street to the top of

Alma Bluff & the Buena Vista Overlook.

 

Kayak or Canoe

The Mississippi Backwaters

Working with Riverland Outfitters we've

documented several easy to moderate

paddle trails in the Alma area.

 

 

 

Watch Bald Eagles

You can view Bald Eagles all year long in

Alma, Wisconsin.  Along the Mississippi River,

 in the trees, flying overhead and over the

bluffs you can see them throughout town.

 

 

 

Photograph Birds

Throughout

Buffalo County

Take your camera everywhere,
you never know when you'll come
across a special bird or waterfowl.

 

Fishing Is

A Passion

Alma is situated on the Mississippi River and

the backwaters are prime for fishing.

 

The Great Alma Fishing Float is a favorite

of locals and visitors throughout the season.

Great Alma Fishing Float | Alma WI
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