Pearl Street West

The Pearl of the Mississippi


2PEARL_LOGO THE PEARL ICE CREAM PARLOR This authentic 1930′s soda fountain and confectionery, is truly a step back  in time. The aromas from daily made waffle cones are sure to draw you in. Award-winning homemade ice cream, with a variety of flavors ranging from Cotton Candy to Cappuccino Oreo, urge you to stay. A trip to The Pearl is a treat visitors and locals are sure to never forget.


THE GRAND HOTEL BALLROOM  Located above The Pearl Ice Cream Parlor, in La Crosses’ oldest hotel  (and once notorious brothel), The Grand Hotel has been transformed  into a unique and charming venue for private events. With accommodations  up to 150 guests, the art deco design and attention to detail creates an atmosphere that will leave a lasting impression on your guests for years to come.

Screen shot 2013-06-24 at 9.34.23 PM ART~211 PEARL Art~211 Pearl is a showcase of regional artists working in a variety of  mediums; jewelry, pottery, watercolor, acrylics, oils, and photographs, to name a few. Local landscapes and themes depict an expression of the inspirational beauty of this Mississippi River Valley.

2CHEDDARHEAD_LOGOCHEDDARHEADS GIFT GALLERY  Since 1986, Wisconsin’s original “Cheesehead” cartoon characters, “The Cheddarheads”, and other accessories are found in a unique and exclusive Souvenir and Gift Gallery. Experience entertaining shopping and enjoy exclusively designed apparel and foam cheese to wear. Best of State.

2TJS_LOGO TJ’S LA CROSSE SHOPPE You will find the regions largest selection of exclusive shirts, gifts, and souvenirs designed and manufactured for this store. Art, books, postcards,  real cheese, stuffed plush, and so many more expressions of the La Crosse area fill this landmark shop. A unique shopping experience for all ages.