Soldiers Grove, Wisconsin

The first settlers came to the banks of the Kickapoo River in the 1850s, and called the area Pine Grove. The name of the village was changed to Soldiers Grove in 1867 to honor those who camped here during the 1832 Black Hawk War. But the Kickapoo River proved to be the major player in the village history; devastating floods repeatedly damaged or destroyed the village. In the early 1980s, Soldiers Grove chose to move its business district out of the floodplain, building the nation’s first solar village in the process. Over 20 new buildings were constructed, each using solar energy for at least 50% of heating needs.

Soldiers Grove is home to two exceptional events. Dairy Days, held on Father’s Day weekend, features a horse show, tractor and truck pulls, games and tournaments, and a children’s carnival. The Driftless Area Art Festival, held on the third weekend of September, features the visual, performing, and culinary arts of the Driftless region.

For further information, contact the Soldiers Grove Village Clerk—(608) 624-3264, or visit www.soldiersgrove.com/

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Simply Creekside, LLC

  • 50206 County Road B
    Soldiers Grove, Wisconsin 54655
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  • 44727 County Rd X
    Soldiers Grove, Wisconsin 54655
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  • The Old Oak Inn B & B

  • 500 Church Street
    Soldiers Grove, Wisconsin 54655
  • 608-624-5217
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  • Trout Creek Studios

  • 43495 Trout Creek Rd.
    Soldiers Grove, Wisconsin 54655
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  • 102 Pine St.
    Soldiers Grove, Wisconsin 54655
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  • Village of Soldiers Grove

  • 102 Passive Solar Dr. PO Box 121
    Soldiers Grove, Wisconsin 54655
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  • 15662 Vance Road
    Soldiers Grove, Wisconsin 54655
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