Madison Events | 2022

Upcoming Events in Madison, WI

May
30
Nature Passport
The Nature Passport is a guided activity journal inviting children and their families to visit the various Nature Net sites and spend time engaging with the natural world over the summer. The 2022 Pas...
May
30
Nature Passport
The Nature Passport is a guided activity journal inviting children and their families to visit the various Nature Net sites and spend time engaging with the natural world over the summer. The 2022 Pas...
Jun
1
Nature Passport
The Nature Passport is a guided activity journal inviting children and their families to visit the various Nature Net sites and spend time engaging with the natural world over the summer. The 2022 Pas...
Jul
22
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Jul
22
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Jul
23
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Jul
23
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Jul
24
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Jul
24
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Jul
28
Dairy Queen Miracle Treat Day
Helping kids at Children’s Wisconsin has never been so sweet! On Thursday, July 28, you can bring hope to kids by purchasing a Blizzard Treat at participating Dairy Queen (DQ) locations. For every B...
Jul
28
Wild Rumpus Circus
Enjoy performances and activities in Cannery Square from 5-7p.m. on Thursday July 28. Funny Faces Family Entertainment will provide FREE caricature drawings! This is a free community event, sponsored ...
Jul
28
Stories of the Land at Pope Farm Conservancy
**Updated Date: Thursday, July 28th, 2022 at 7pm** Interested in local history? Join Mel Pope for an informative talk about the history of the land that is now Pope Farm Conservancy. Hear the stories ...
Jul
29
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Jul
29
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Jul
29
Badger Meetups at Alumni Park and One Alumni Place
Stop by this summer and kick off your weekends with the Wisconsin Alumni Association! Connect with fellow Badgers and enjoy family-friendly activities including: Yard games Art projects Fun giveaways ...
Jul
29
Summer in YOUR City – Final Friday Fun!
Madison’s Central BID proudly presents, “Final Friday Fun!” On the Final Fridays of the Month, find family fun downtown in collaboration with Downtown Madison partners and non-profit...
Jul
30
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Jul
30
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Jul
31
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Jul
31
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Jul
31
Author Event: Ingrid Andersson with Jordemoder: Poems of a Midwife
*Please note: As we are located in a historic building, our event space requires you to ascend a flight of stairs. “Jordemoder” is a very old Swedish word for midwife that means “earth/land/worl...
Aug
1
Monday Night Kids Music with David Landau
Super fun for young kids (ages 2-7). Super lame for older kids. Anyway… The kids are greatly entertained and the parents can drink beer. Pretty much end of story. $5.00 cover charge for everyone exc...
Aug
2
YOUR Lunch Time LIVE
Madison’s Central Business Improvement District is proud to bring back the perennial summer favorite: “YOUR Lunch Time LIVE!” Grab a Friend, Grab a Blanket and Grab a Spot at YOUR Lunch Time LIV...
Aug
2
Sammy Ray & Friends Concert in the Park
Join us at Wetmore Park for Concerts in the Park! Sammy Ray & Friends are throwing it back to the 90s! Sammy Ray is a musician from Wisconsin. Although she is known for her powerful voice and was ...
Aug
2
Olbrich Gardens’ Summer Concerts
Enjoy an evening concert in one of Madison’s most delightful outdoor venues! Concert attendees should bring their own lawn chairs or blankets. Carry in picnics and beverages are allowed. Concerts ar...
Aug
3
Book Signing with Author Lori Theisen THIS BOOK SUCKS feeding your baby shouldn’t 8/3/22
Book signing with Lori Theisen BA, BSN, RN, IBCLC, author of the brand-new book on breastfeeding: THIS BOOK SUCKS feeding your baby shouldn’t At Haumea Yoga Studio in Sun Prairie, WI 8/3/22 from 2:1...
Aug
3
National Night Out – Madison Police Department and Madison Mallards
Get to know the Madison Police Department at an upcoming Madison Mallards game! We are hosting National Night Out at the Aug. 3 game! You’ll have a chance to interact with all the different unit...
Aug
4
Brews and Bites
Join us for our Brews & Bites series that takes place at Fireman’s Park. Brews & Bites features an evening of live music, yard games and more. Food vendors and beverages will be availabl...
Aug
5
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Aug
5
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Aug
5
Badger Meetups at Alumni Park and One Alumni Place
Stop by this summer and kick off your weekends with the Wisconsin Alumni Association! Connect with fellow Badgers and enjoy family-friendly activities including: Yard games Art projects Fun giveaways ...
Aug
5
Sugar Maple Music Festival
Presented by the Four Lakes Traditional Music Collective (FLTMC), the Sugar Maple Music Festival is a two-day outdoor festival in Madison, WI exploring American roots music. Performances, workshops, a...
Aug
5
Sugar Maple Music Festival
Presented by the Four Lakes Traditional Music Collective (FLTMC), the Sugar Maple Music Festival is a two-day outdoor festival in Madison, WI exploring American roots music. Performances, workshops, a...
Aug
5
Grounded Dads Group Monthly Meetup
Feet planted firmly on the ground, present for ourselves and our families. We meet the first Friday of each month to discuss challenges and successes of parenthood. Open to all dads of any age and num...
Aug
6
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Aug
6
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Aug
7
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Aug
7
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Aug
8
Monday Night Kids Music with David Landau
Super fun for young kids (ages 2-7). Super lame for older kids. Anyway… The kids are greatly entertained and the parents can drink beer. Pretty much end of story. $5.00 cover charge for everyone exc...
Aug
9
YOUR Lunch Time LIVE
Madison’s Central Business Improvement District is proud to bring back the perennial summer favorite: “YOUR Lunch Time LIVE!” Grab a Friend, Grab a Blanket and Grab a Spot at YOUR Lunch Time LIV...
Aug
9
Family Night! Concert in the Park
Join us at Wetmore Park for Concerts in the Park – FAMILY NIGHT! Brought to you by TDS Telecom. Start off the evening by the Splashpad at 5:30 with a live performance by children’s musicia...
Aug
9
Olbrich Gardens’ Summer Concerts
Enjoy an evening concert in one of Madison’s most delightful outdoor venues! Concert attendees should bring their own lawn chairs or blankets. Carry in picnics and beverages are allowed. Concerts ar...
Aug
9
Hamilton
This “theatrical landmark has transformed theater and the way we think about history” (The New York Times) Hamilton is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends...
Aug
10
Hamilton
This “theatrical landmark has transformed theater and the way we think about history” (The New York Times) Hamilton is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends...
Aug
11
Sing-A-Long in Cannery Square
Join Two Birds, Marta and Clarisse with the Piano Gal Shop, for a Sing a Long in Cannery Square from 5-7p.m. on Thursday, August 11! Funny Faces Family Entertainment will be balloon sculpting for the ...
Aug
11
Hamilton
This “theatrical landmark has transformed theater and the way we think about history” (The New York Times) Hamilton is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends...
Aug
12
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Aug
12
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Aug
12
Badger Meetups at Alumni Park and One Alumni Place
Stop by this summer and kick off your weekends with the Wisconsin Alumni Association! Connect with fellow Badgers and enjoy family-friendly activities including: Yard games Art projects Fun giveaways ...
Aug
12
Hamilton
This “theatrical landmark has transformed theater and the way we think about history” (The New York Times) Hamilton is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends...
Aug
13
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Aug
13
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Aug
13
Family Day with Amanda McCavour
Drop by the Chazen Museum of Art for a day of fun for all ages! We will have ‘doodle stitching’ with artist Amanda McCavour, pressed floor bookmark making with Wisconsin State Herbarium, prairie p...
Aug
13
Hamilton
This “theatrical landmark has transformed theater and the way we think about history” (The New York Times) Hamilton is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends...
Aug
14
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Aug
14
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Aug
14
Hamilton
This “theatrical landmark has transformed theater and the way we think about history” (The New York Times) Hamilton is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends...
Aug
15
Monday Night Kids Music with David Landau
Super fun for young kids (ages 2-7). Super lame for older kids. Anyway… The kids are greatly entertained and the parents can drink beer. Pretty much end of story. $5.00 cover charge for everyone exc...
Aug
15
Hamilton
This “theatrical landmark has transformed theater and the way we think about history” (The New York Times) Hamilton is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends...
Aug
16
YOUR Lunch Time LIVE
Madison’s Central Business Improvement District is proud to bring back the perennial summer favorite: “YOUR Lunch Time LIVE!” Grab a Friend, Grab a Blanket and Grab a Spot at YOUR Lunch Time LIV...
Aug
16
Blue Olives Concert in the Park
Join us at Wetmore Park for Concerts in the Park! Regular artists at House of Blues- Chicago, The Blue Olives (based out of Madison, WI) have performed over 3500 shows nationally. Once described as &#...
Aug
16
Olbrich Gardens’ Summer Concerts
Enjoy an evening concert in one of Madison’s most delightful outdoor venues! Concert attendees should bring their own lawn chairs or blankets. Carry in picnics and beverages are allowed. Concerts ar...
Aug
16
Hamilton
This “theatrical landmark has transformed theater and the way we think about history” (The New York Times) Hamilton is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends...
Aug
17
Hamilton
This “theatrical landmark has transformed theater and the way we think about history” (The New York Times) Hamilton is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends...
Aug
18
We Read With Our Ears: A Podcast Club Listening party, The Imagine Neighborhood
A new not-a-book club all about podcasts! Each month, we’ll host a listening party featuring one podcast episode while doing a fun hands-on project together. In August we’ll listen to an e...
Aug
18
We Read With Our Ears, A Podcast Club Listening Party with The Imagine Neighborhood
A new not-a-book club all about podcasts! Each month, we’ll host a listening party featuring one podcast episode while doing a fun hands-on project together. In August we’ll listen to an e...
Aug
18
Hamilton
This “theatrical landmark has transformed theater and the way we think about history” (The New York Times) Hamilton is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends...
Aug
19
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Aug
19
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Aug
19
Badger Meetups at Alumni Park and One Alumni Place
Stop by this summer and kick off your weekends with the Wisconsin Alumni Association! Connect with fellow Badgers and enjoy family-friendly activities including: Yard games Art projects Fun giveaways ...
Aug
19
Hamilton
This “theatrical landmark has transformed theater and the way we think about history” (The New York Times) Hamilton is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends...
Aug
20
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Aug
20
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Aug
20
Hamilton
This “theatrical landmark has transformed theater and the way we think about history” (The New York Times) Hamilton is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends...
Aug
21
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Aug
21
Blooms & Butterflies at Schuster’s Farm
Join us for laid back summer fun on the farm! Our sunflower and zinnia fields will be in full bloom for bouquet picking and photo ops. The butterflies will flutter past you as you enjoy the gorgeous v...
Aug
21
Hamilton
This “theatrical landmark has transformed theater and the way we think about history” (The New York Times) Hamilton is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends...
Aug
22
Monday Night Kids Music with David Landau
Super fun for young kids (ages 2-7). Super lame for older kids. Anyway… The kids are greatly entertained and the parents can drink beer. Pretty much end of story. $5.00 cover charge for everyone exc...
Aug
23
SPACB Concert in the Park
Join us at Wetmore Park for Concerts in the Park! Brought to you by TDS Telecom. Enjoy live music from the Sun Prairie Area Community Band. Thank you to the Bank of Sun Prairie, Alder Maureen Crombie,...
Aug
23
Olbrich Gardens’ Summer Concerts
Enjoy an evening concert in one of Madison’s most delightful outdoor venues! Concert attendees should bring their own lawn chairs or blankets. Carry in picnics and beverages are allowed. Concerts ar...
Aug
26
Lil Badger Kids Consignment Sale August 26-28
Come shop fall/winter clothing, gear, toys and more at the Monona Community Center! Healthcare worker PreSale: Friday, August 26th, 5-8pm. New Parent PreSale: Saturday, August 27th, 8-12am. Public Sal...
Aug
26
Badger Meetups at Alumni Park and One Alumni Place
Stop by this summer and kick off your weekends with the Wisconsin Alumni Association! Connect with fellow Badgers and enjoy family-friendly activities including: Yard games Art projects Fun giveaways ...
Aug
26
Summer in YOUR City – Final Friday Fun!
Madison’s Central BID proudly presents, “Final Friday Fun!” On the Final Fridays of the Month, find family fun downtown in collaboration with Downtown Madison partners and non-profit...
Aug
27
YOUR Downtown Movie Night: Encanto
Bring a lawn chair and enjoy this FREE movie night in Lisa Link Peace Park! Madison’s Central Business Improvement District (BID) in partnership with Madison Parks, proudly presents a free monthly m...
Aug
28
Kid’s Storytime with Author Nancy Dearborn
Join us at Kismet Books for Kid’s Storytime! We will be joined by author Nancy Dearborn who will be reading books including Hugga Loula! While the kiddos enjoy stories, coloring, and basic craft...
Aug
30
YOUR Lunch Time LIVE
Madison’s Central Business Improvement District is proud to bring back the perennial summer favorite: “YOUR Lunch Time LIVE!” Grab a Friend, Grab a Blanket and Grab a Spot at YOUR Lunch Time LIV...
Sep
2
Grounded Dads Group Monthly Meetup
Feet planted firmly on the ground, present for ourselves and our families. We meet the first Friday of each month to discuss challenges and successes of parenthood. Open to all dads of any age and num...
Sep
9
Petting Zoo! Holy Cross Lutheran Church & School & Kids Crossing Early Learning Center
Holy Cross Lutheran Church & School is hosting a petting zoo!
Sep
10
Half-Pint Resale Fall Sale
The Madison area’s largest children’s consignment sale, featuring tens of thousands of items for pregnant moms, expecting parents, and young families, featuring items of all types for ages 0 – 1...
Sep
10
Fall Fun at Enchanted Valley Acres!
Join us for Fall Fun at Enchanted Valley Acres! Zip down the GIANT SLIDES (each over 200 feet long), get lost in the corn mazes, enjoy a wagon ride, and try out the numerous activities such as magneti...
Sep
11
Fall Fun at Enchanted Valley Acres!
Join us for Fall Fun at Enchanted Valley Acres! Zip down the GIANT SLIDES (each over 200 feet long), get lost in the corn mazes, enjoy a wagon ride, and try out the numerous activities such as magneti...
Sep
11
Madison Good Neighbor Gathering
Madison’s biggest Festival focused directly on children and their families! The goal of the Good Neighbor Gathering is to build community and connections, our motto is “good neighbors make great n...
Sep
17
Fall Fun at Enchanted Valley Acres!
Join us for Fall Fun at Enchanted Valley Acres! Zip down the GIANT SLIDES (each over 200 feet long), get lost in the corn mazes, enjoy a wagon ride, and try out the numerous activities such as magneti...
Sep
18
14th Annual Bike the Barns
Bike the Barns is FairShare CSA Coalition’s largest fundraiser. Proceeds from the ride benefit our organization and the Partner Shares Program, which help low-income families afford farm-fresh veggi...
Sep
18
Fall Fun at Enchanted Valley Acres!
Join us for Fall Fun at Enchanted Valley Acres! Zip down the GIANT SLIDES (each over 200 feet long), get lost in the corn mazes, enjoy a wagon ride, and try out the numerous activities such as magneti...
Sep
24
Fall Fun at Enchanted Valley Acres!
Join us for Fall Fun at Enchanted Valley Acres! Zip down the GIANT SLIDES (each over 200 feet long), get lost in the corn mazes, enjoy a wagon ride, and try out the numerous activities such as magneti...
Sep
24
Fromm Petfest
Fromm Petfest is a family event that will host a variety of pet-focused attractions and activities, including dock diving, agility and lure courses, main stage presentations including training and tri...
Sep
25
Fall Fun at Enchanted Valley Acres!
Join us for Fall Fun at Enchanted Valley Acres! Zip down the GIANT SLIDES (each over 200 feet long), get lost in the corn mazes, enjoy a wagon ride, and try out the numerous activities such as magneti...
Sep
30
Verona Fall Fest
Hey You Guys! Verona Fall Fest is back and bigger than ever! Come on out to Hometown USA Festival Park for a celebration of all things fall! The Giant Bonfire Food Truck Alley Hay Rides Train Rides Fa...
Sep
30
Disney Junior Live on Tour: Costume Palooza
This show brings beloved Disney Junior characters and favorite Marvel Super Heroes live on stage for a jam-packed, concert-style show with singing, dancing, acrobatics, and more. It will feature favor...

This is by no means a comprehensive list. If you know of any fun family activities or Madison events, please add it here.

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