WINTER ROOTS FESTIVAL 2024
Written by Ballzer on January 19, 2024
The 3rd Annual La Crosse Winter Roots Festival, taking place Saturday, February 10, celebrates “Wisconsin Favorites” in music, cuisine, local beer, and spirits at the La Crosse Center’s Riverside Ballroom.
Bri Beining, Marketing Coordinator at La Crosse Center, joined the Morning Buzz to give us the lowdown!
Winter Roots includes regional musical favorites covering genres from classic rock, americana, country, funk, and bluegrass.
This year’s music line-up includes the following artists:
Michael Glabicki & Dirk Miller of Rusted Root
The People Brothers Band
Dan Sebranek with Gregg “Cheech” Hall & Jessie McDonald
Derek Ramnarace with Cassidy Lund & Joe Gantzer
with Special Guests Ryan Hanifl & Mike Droho
Included in a general admission ticket:
-admission into the show
-access to the crafters/vendor market
-access to the Hunger Task Force silent auction and raffle (noon-5:30pm)
Included in a VIP ticket:
-everything included in a general admission ticket
-early entry to the show (1 hour prior to general admission) for the Bloody Mary Experience
-“Big Fat Bloody Mary Experience”
-1 complimentary Bloody Mary or pint of Barbagazi Black Lager (our festival beer created by the La Crosse Distillery)
-build your Bloody Mary skewer with garnishments from the La Crosse People’s Food Coop
-Complimentary 2024 Festival pint glass
-an area with seating closer to the stage
We had a blast last year, check out the pre-event pics: