Oshkosh offers hundreds of exciting events! You'll find concerts, festivals, races, sporting events, farmers markets, art exhibitions and more. In addition to an endless list of events, Oshkosh offers the EAA AirVenture Museum, home to more than 250 aircraft, and the Oshkosh Public Museum, one of the best regional history museums in the Midwest. Visit the English gardens at the Paine Art Center and Gardens. Spend the day in downtown Oshkosh and discover interesting shops and galleries. Take a stroll along the scenic River Walk. Bike the Wiouwash State Trail. Explore the Outlet Shoppes at Oshkosh for brand-name bargains at more than 40 big-name retailers. Go fishing, boating and sailing in the summer and ice fishing in the winter on 138,000-acre Lake Winnebago, Wisconsin's largest inland lake.
Appleton International Airport and Austin Straubel International Airport offer modern facilities and convenient access to all the Midwest hubs.
Modern divided highways systems provide quick, easy access to larger metropolitan areas:
- Distance to Green Bay: 40 miles
- Distance to Milwaukee: 95 miles
- Distance to Madison: 97 miles
- Distance to Chicago, IL: 197 miles
- Distance to Minneapolis, MN: 285 miles