Petticoat Junction

Local, Hospitable Bar in Onalaska, WI

Welcome to Petticoat Junction, an awesome bar in Onalaska, WI, where you are always greeted with hospitality and made to feel like one of the locals. We take pride in being a place where many come for a great time, and know that our friendly attitudes and welcoming atmosphere won’t go unnoticed. 

Whether you are looking for a place to stop after work or to hang out with friends on the weekend, we are the place to go. You can enjoy food, live music, pool, and happy hour specials in a fun atmosphere the moment you walk through the door. We have a volleyball league every Thursday that is open to the public, free pool on Tuesday nights, and an open jukebox on Saturdays. We know that no matter where you are from, when you come visit us you will have the time of your life.  

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Outside patio

 Grab your favorite libation and head on out to our outdoor patio where you can enjoy our cozy fire pit and volleyball court. You're guaranteed to have a good time!

Live Music

Call to find out who's playing at Petticoat Junction this week. We offer live music to keep the atmosphere fun and entertaining. 

Happy Hour

Drink specials from 3-6 p.m. weekdays and 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. weekends. Get your drink on when you step through our doors.  

Historical Bar in Onalaska, WI

Petticoat Junction is a must stop on the Great River Bike Trail not just for our hospitality and fun, but also our history. The bar was once a railroad hotel and brothel. Immerse yourself in the history and everything else this bar has to offer by visiting us any time between 3 p.m. and 2 a.m. Sunday through Thursday and 3 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays. 

Visit us today and let us show you the hospitality that makes us the "Friendliest bar you've never been to!" 

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