Every place has its own distinct essence, be it its local art, local festivals, music or even the lanes and by-lanes of the city, there is always something to explore at every new place you visit. And Wisconsin Rapids provides you with ample opportunities to get a taste of what this city is all about. From catching the Air National Guards in action and auto racing to taking a stroll in the natural forests and gardens, there are lot of things to do at Wisconsin Rapids in this beautifully placed city.
Rapids Municipal Zoo
If you are an animal lover, then this place is a must visit at Wisconsin Rapids. With unmatchable facilities for children like enclosed playing area and gardens and separate areas for animal petting for few small zoo animals. And if you want to organize a small picnic or a private gathering, then there are places available for rent as well.
Golden Sands Speedway
If excitement is what drives you, then this is the place for you to be. A racing ground open for the visitors to participate, this is one facility that you should not miss visiting if you are planning a trip to Wisconsin Rapids. Be open to participate in racing or simply sit back and watch the action from the edge of your seat at this one of its kind facility in this area.
Dairy State Cheese Factory
If you are a foodie then you cannot miss visiting the Dairy State Cheese Factory. This is where all the foodie action takes place. Take a guided tour to the factory where the most delicious cheese in the state is made and be witness to one of the most mouthwatering experience of your life.
This is the place for the gambler within you. A gaming zone that offers few of the most exciting gaming experience, you can unleash the gambler within you and enjoy games like Poker and Blackjack apart from enjoying some delicious delicacies and treat yourself at the banquet area which can easily house more than 250 people at a time. So what are you waiting for? Just come here and have fun.
Glacial Lake Cranberries and Tours
A historic place that has been in action since 1873, is a place where you can see how cranberries come about. Come and experience something you would have never seen before at Glacier Lake Cranberries, a family owned cranberry marsh and be a part of a process that is unique and exhilarating. The best time to visit this place is between September and October.
Ridges Golf Course
If you have a day at leisure and want to spend it doing something different than the rest, then visit the Ridges Gold Course, a one of its kind facility that allows you to try your hand at Golf. A golf arena built with impeccable facilities, untiring support staff and providing a golfing experience like never before.
Rudolph Grotto Gardens
If being part of the history excites you, then visit the Grotto Gardens, a place sprawled in a vast area including lush flowerbeds, numerous shrines, museums, and gift shops apart from shady and intimate areas to have a good time with you and your family at a place which has been functional since 1920.
Apart from all these, you can also visit places like South Wood County Historical Museum, Bull’s Eye Country Club, Veteran’s Memorial Park and Wisconsin River Papermaking Museum within close distance from The Fern Hotel at Wisconsin Rapids.