LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - Area festivals have teamed up to create a family-friendly event to help community members impacted by the recent flooding.
Moon Tunes La Crosse, Rotary Club of La Crosse - Valley View, Country Boom, Irishfest La Crosse, Great River Folk Festival, Oktoberfest - La Crosse and the band TUGG are behind the flood relief concert to be held at the Southside Oktoberfest Grounds, Thursday, September 13.
Admission is FREE! No pets or carry-ins are allowed.
The music, food and fun will begin at 11 a.m. The event will have two stages with some of the area's best musicians and other talent from outside La Crosse. Below is the tentative lineup:
Food Trucks will also be on the grounds, including Woodshed Wood Fired Pizza, Big Boar, Fathead Steve's, and The Pearl Ice Cream from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Apothik and Midwest Bite's will set-up later in the day.
Beer, wine, Pepsi products and water will be for sale with 100% of all money raised going to help those affected by the floods in the greater La Crosse region.
If you are unable to attend the concert event, here are ways you can help:
- Stop by the G.E.C.U. parking lot across from the Oktoberfest Grounds beginning at 6 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 13 to make a donation.
- Call 608-782-9307 and donate beginning at 6 a.m. September 13.
- Donate online here.
- Mail a check to: RW Foundation, Fight the Flood, P.O. Box 1571, La Crosse, WI 54602-1571
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