=== special events ===

Viroqua Beer Walk

Fiday, June 28th, 2019

6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Viroqua Chamber Main Street  (map)

Save the date!
Enjoy delicious local food and craft beer at 20 stops in downtown Viroqua. This event was a huge hit last year and we can't wait to share some of the fun new additions for 2019! All proceeds from the event will benefit placemaking efforts in Viroqua.

What to expect at each stop? Beer, appetizers, demos, games, hot discount deals and lots of fun! Other festivities include s'mores in the streets, a brat fry, cornhole games in the streets, live music, old cars and fun motorcycles to admire and 350 other beer enthusiasts enjoying it with you!!


Fire Feast Featuring Driftless Café

Saturday, July 27th, 2019

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Westside Park  (map)

This year’s Fire Feast dinner will feature a five-course farm-to-table dinner created by Chef Luke Zahm of Driftless Cafe, Viroqua Wisconsin. Luke is a James Beard semi-finalist who is frequently featured on Wisconsin Foodie and whose talent and passion for local food, local farmers, and rural community development have made him a star of the Midwest food scene.
Dinner will be served on the Midwest Fire Fest grounds on platters and serving bowls created by The Clay Collective that will be available for purchase after the dinner. Flowers will be grown and arranged by Avid Gardener. Locally grown and produced wine will be provided by Cambridge Winery, Cambridge Wisconsin.
Tickets are limited and include the meal, beer flight, and 2 glasses of wine.



Wisconsin Foodie & Driftless Cafe collaboration dinner with Uplands Cheese

Saturday, August 10th, 2019

Reception begins 4:30 p.m.

Dinner begins at 6:00 p.m.

Uplands Cheese  (map)

This year Chef Luke Zahm travels to Uplands Cheese in Dodgeville, WI to visit award-winning cheesemaker, Andy Hatch of Uplands.   Uplands Cheese is famously known for their outstanding Pleasant Ridge Reserve and Rush Creek Reserve. 

Luke will be creating a special menu for the evening highlighting Uplands Cheese and local seasonal ingredients.  

Event begins at 4:30 PM at Uplands Cheese Dairy Farm
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM Hosted reception 
6:00 PM Multi-course dinner paired with alcohol