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Broadcast TV:
WFRV Green Bay Channel 5 Saturday at 6:30pm
update: WAOW Wausau Channel 9 Sunday at 10:30am
update: Bally Sports Wisconsin Saturday at 10am

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Susan Fochs – Discover Wisconsin

susanf@discovermediaworks.com

920.559.7769 (cell)

WAUPACA FEATURED IN NEW DISCOVER WISCONSIN EPISODE AIRING ON MAY 7

Discover Wisconsin Shines a Light on the Best of Waupaca: From the Chain to Main

Madison, WISCONSIN – (May 2, 2022) – Discover Wisconsin, the state’s leading media brand and tourism TV show, will be shining the spotlight on Waupaca in an upcoming episode. Waupaca is a city with a rich history, surrounded by natural beauty, and brimming with four seasons of fun. Waupaca is small-town pride with big opportunities all the way from the Chain of Lakes to vibrant Main Street. The episode will air statewide on Saturday, May 7th at 10:00 a.m. on Bally Sports Wisconsin or on WAOW TV 9 (ABC) out of Wausau on Sunday, May 8th at 11:30 a.m.

You can stream the exclusive early debut on Wednesday, May 4th at 4:00 p.m., available through discoverwisconsin.com, Roku, Apple TV, SmartTV, Google Chromecast, Amazon Fire, YouTube and Facebook. Download the Discover Wisconsin+ App in the iOS App Store or Google Play store to stream it on your mobile device.

In this episode of Discover Wisconsin, host Alex Wehrley begins her adventure with a tour around the crystal-clear Chain O’Lakes on the Chief Waupaca sternwheeler. She then takes an opportunity to learn about the historic Danes Hall, before wandering down the newly renovated Main Street to explore some of the unique shops, and hear from local business owners about what makes Waupaca a thriving, vibrant community. This small town has no shortage of activities and a plethora of national and global companies based in the area that provide unique offerings in making Waupaca home. Later, this episode highlights the Waupaca Area Triathlon, Arts on the Square, and one of the most popular music venues in the county. Don’t miss out on Alex trying a few things for the very first time, like snowshoeing at Hartman Creek State Park, and curling with one of America’s oldest curling clubs.

Discover Wisconsin’s, “Waupaca: From the Chain to Main” episode will also be featured in episode 121 of Discover Wisconsin’s official podcast, The Cabin. The episode will go live on Tuesday, May 3, 2022 and will be available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and various other podcast streaming apps.

Discover Wisconsin’s, “Waupaca: From the Chain to Main” episode will reach the show’s broadcast network of viewers across the upper Great Lakes region, including Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, and Upper Michigan. The episode was produced by Jessica Vokoun, Jessica Murphy, and Andy Meddaugh. To learn more, visit discoverwisconsin.com.

About Discover Wisconsin

As the state’s leading media brand, Discover Wisconsin can be streamed worldwide on Roku, AppleTV, SmartTV, Google Chromecast, Amazon Fire, YouTube and discoverwisconsin.com. The show can be seen statewide on Bally Sports Wisconsin Saturday mornings at 10 a.m. For more on this and other episodes or the broadcast schedule in other areas please visit www.discoverwisconsin.com. Connect with Discover Wisconsin on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube and subscribe to The Cabin Podcast on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you listen to your favorite podcasts.

You may also view the episode which is embedded within our site. 

Click:  https://visitwaupacachainolakes.com/dwtv

 

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Tags: Chain O' Lakes, Family Friendly, Fun, Things To Do, Waupaca

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