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. 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.

Core Values Include:

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

Photo by Bob Good Photography Studios.

Artspire is held in the Arts District and in Downtown La Crosse, Wisconsin. With plenty of free parking, convenient accommodations and unique restaurants, visitors will find a reason to come back year after year.

 For lodging information visit ExploreLaCrosse.com or call 800-658-9424.


The first Artspire was held in 2014 and included the unveiling of the Confluence mural, featured on the western side of the Pump House Regional Art Center.
Musician Bill Miller helped in the dedication ceremony. Photos courtesy of David Marcou.