Investing in events & experiences to connect people to community
Check out our upcoming experiences or scroll below to learn more about how CREATE contributes to a thriving Portage County. For a comprehensive calendar of events in Portage County, visit the Stevens Point Area Convention and Visitors Bureau.
downtown storefronts become art galleries for the night
an annual comedy fundraiser featuring chicago's the second city
a social tasting experience that pairs local beers with innovative street food
a community gallery and art exchange lit by bonfire with brick-oven pizza
a challenge to write, shoot, edit, and score a film in one weekend
pop-up galleries take over unique locations announced the night before
local poets perform original works as part of riverfront rendezvous
a weekend festival at the bandshell features world famous jazz musicians
a series that screens the best in experimental film
an old-school, device-free trivia contest that relies on wits alone
a dinner en blanc at the pfiffner building to kick off the summer
If you have ideas for new experiences that will contribute to the vitality of our local culture, email us and let us help you make that idea a tradition. We also work with local businesses to facilitate social experiences designed not only to build morale within that company but to contribute to the greater sense of place within Portage County. Contact us if you are interested in developing such programming for your employees.