Riverside Garden Expo highlights La Crosse’s connections to sister cities

La Crosse has eight sister cities.

LA CROSSE (WKBT) – La Crosse celebrated its sister cities Saturday during the Riverside Garden Expo.

The event in the Riverside International Friendship Gardens included storytelling and tours.

It is a chance to highlight the connections La Crosse has with sister cities.

“We have things in common with them. We have things that maybe aren’t in common with them, but we have a lot that is in common with them and we’ve developed these great friendships with these sister cities,” said Riverside International Friendship Garden volunteer Diane Palm.

La Crosse has eight sister cities. Most are located in Europe.

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