Experience Community Through Art

Artspire is presented by Pump House Regional Arts Center 501(c)(3)

Artspire is an all-inclusive and free event that attracts, engages and connects our diverse community through meaningful arts experiences. It is a community arts celebration held in the Arts District and Downtown La Crosse, Wisconsin. Artspire combines visual, performing, literary arts, dance and more in a primarily outdoor setting and is designed to represent and engage all peoples and cultures in the La Crosse area.

Photo by Bob Good Photography Studios.


The mission of Artspire La Crosse is to attract, engage and connect people through the celebration of the region’s diverse arts and culture, while promoting the La Crosse area as an arts destination.

Core Values

Celebrate All – Celebrate our expansive local culture both demographically and artistically.

Make the Arts Accessible for All – free, inclusive.

Innovative – Embrace new ideas and creative thinking.

Stimulate a Regional Appreciation for the Arts and Artists in our Community – Recognize local talent and grow it beyond our area.




2015 Buzz Video. Created by Jaquelline Olson & Jordan Miller.