North Side of La Crosse lights up the sky for the holiday season

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT)- At Copeland Park, the North Side of La Crosse is lighting up the sky.

Community members were invited to Copeland Park to watch the annual tree lighting and fireworks by the La Crosse Skyrockers.

There were also complimentary hot dogs, cookies, hot chocolate, cookies, and s’mores.

Event organizers say it’s a great way for community members to come together and celebrate the place where they live.

“Well it’s a great expression of family time in the community a great time for folks to get together, enjoy one another, celebrate their neighborhood, celebrate a place where they live,” said Nick Roush, president of the North La Crosse Business Association, Nick Roush.

The event started at 5 p.m. and ran until 6.