When it comes to great shopping, no place compares to Wisconsin. If you are on the hunt for that perfect, one-of-a-kind gift, you must visit Dregne’s Scandinavian Gifts in Westby! It is so much more than your average gift shop. This speciality Norwegian store brings you Christmas 365 days a year and a shopping experience like no other. Come check it out! When you take home all of your great finds, you’ll be glad you did.
After you visit Dregne’s Scandinavian Gifts, head down the road and grab a bite to eat at Borgen’s Cafe. Make sure to download our free vacation guide for a complete list of local attractions. It’s full of information about the best shopping, dining, and things to do in Westby, WI.
Dregne’s Scandinavian Gifts — A Westby Tradition for Over 40 Years
Strong ties to Norway have existed in the Driftless Area since the first settlers arrived in 1848. Today, Norwegian heritage is an integral part of Westby culture. When you visit Dregne’s Scandinavian Gifts, you will see that heritage brought to life. They have an incredible selection of authentic Norwegian gifts and Christmas items. Come see for yourself why this is one of the best Scandinavian stores in Wisconsin!
The Treasures You’ll Find
From sweaters and clogs to Viking collectibles, you’ll find tons of unique gifts at this specialty store. Take home a new ornament for your Christmas tree, find the perfect gift for that hard-to-buy-for friend, or stock up on some delicious Norwegian food and candy. Their inventory includes a wide selection of pastry bakeware, lefse grills, jewelry, and more. You can browse through Fenton glassware from West Virginia, Heritage Lace made in Iowa, or books written by local Westby authors. They even sell an adorable collection of Norwegian trolls and gnomes!
Hours of Operation
Dregne’s Scandinavian Gifts is right down the block from Westby House Inn. You can visit them every Monday – Saturday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. The store is usually closed on Sundays, except for Syttende Mai weekend. They are also open from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Sundays from Thanksgiving until Christmas. You can check out their website to browse through their Norwegian gifts online.
Other Specialty Shops in the Driftless Area
Dregne’s Scandinavian Gifts is one of many excellent shops in the Driftless Area. Here are a few of our favorite places to go shopping:
- Shopping in La Crosse, WI
- Cheese Shops in Wisconsin
- Flea Markets in Wisconsin
- Antique Stores in Wisconsin
- Old Country Cheese
- Westby Creamery
- The Village Shops at Down a Country Road
Westby House Inn — Another Local Treasure
Once you’ve shopped to your heart’s content, kick back and relax at our Wisconsin bed and breakfast. Westby House Inn is steps away from Dregne’s Scandinavian Gifts and close to all of the best shopping in the area. Our accommodations are designed with our guests’ ultimate comfort in mind, and you can enjoy the very best amenities during your stay. Whether you choose to stay in our Victorian-style rooms, Guest House, or Guest Lodge, you will be met with the best!
When you stay at Westby House Inn, you will start your day off right with a delicious farm-to-table breakfast each morning. These homemade dishes are what keep many of our guests returning time after time! Make sure to take advantage of our seasonal specials and packages and book your stay today. We can’t wait to hear all about your experience at Dregne’s Scandinavian Gifts!