The Fun Page

The Fun Page is your one-stop-shop to find family friendly events in the Madison area! You’ll also find “ongoing” events towards the bottom of the page. For more concert and theater listings for Wisconsin, click here.

JUNE
14-17 Cottage Grove Firemen’s Festival – Cottage Grove
16 Taste of Wisconsin – Beaver Dam/Downtown Beaver Dam
16 Strawberry Fest – Sun Prairie/Colonial Club Senior Activity Center
16 St. Joseph Catholic School Golf Outing – Big Bend/Edgewood Golf Course
17 2nd Annual Twin Fest – Madison/East Side Club
19 Celebrate Independence Luncheon – Madison/Monona Terrace
21-24 Oregon Summer Fest – Oregon
22 Garden Tours at Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin – Spring Green/Taliesin
23  Shake the Lake – Madison/John Nolen Drive
28-July 1 Ice Age Trail University – Dane County
28 Concerts on the Rooftop – Madison/Monona Terrace

JULY
1 Angell Park Flea Market – Sun Prairie
3-4 Evansville 4th of July Festival – Evansville/Lake Leota Park
Concerts on the Rooftop – Madison/Monona Terrace
12-15 Elkhorn Ribfest – Elkhorn/Walworth County Fairgrounds
12 Concerts on the Rooftop – Madison/Monona Terrace
13-14 Spring GreenCity Wide Garage Sale – Spring Green
14 FANS 10K/5K Run, 2 Mile Walk, and Tug of War – Oregon
14-15 Art Fair on the Square – Madison/Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
14 New Glarus Blues, Brews & Food Truck Festival – New Glarus/New Glarus Village Park
19 Concerts on the Rooftop – Madison/Monona Terrace
19-22 Dane County Fair – Madison/Alliant Energy Center
20-22 Heavy Bombers Weekend – Madison/Dane County Airport
26-29 WaunaFest – Waunakee/Centennial Park
27 Dinner & A Swim at the Goodman Pool – Madison/Goodman Pool
28-29 Atwood Fest – Madison/Atwood Ave.

AUGUST
1-5 The Crossfit Games – Madison/Alliant Energy Center
2-12 Wisconsin State Fair – Milwaukee/Wisconsin State Fairgrounds
4 David Foster: The Hitman Tour – Milwaukee/The Pabst Theater
5 Angell Park Flea Market – Sun Prairie
16-19 Sweet Corn Festival – Sun Prairie
17 Dinner & A Swim at the Goodman Pool – Madison/Goodman Pool
18 Stoughton Coffee Break Festival – Stoughton/Mandt Park
24-26 Good Neighbor Festival – Middleton

SEPTEMBER
1-2 Taste of Madison – Madison/Capitol Square
28-30 Oktoberfest – New Glarus/Downtown New Glarus

ONGOING
Mad City Ski Team – Madison – Law Park
Bucky on Parade
, through September 12 – Madison (various locations)
Madison Night Market – Downtown Madison
Warner Park Family Fun Nights
– Madison/Warner Park
Creekside Cruise Night – Evansville
Badger Sports (schedules for all sports)
– Madison/various locations
Bucky on Parade
– Various locations
Kids in the Rotunda
 
– Madison/Overture Center
Madison Children’s Museum Special Events – Madison/Capitol Square
UW Space Place – Madison/UW-Campus (2300 Park St.)
Saturday Science – Madison/Discovery Bldg (330 N. Orchard)
History Sandwiched In – Madison/Wisconsin Historical Museum
Current Exhibits – Madison/Monona Terrace
Health and Wellness Programs – Madison/Monona Terrace
$5 Tuesdays at Marcus Theaters – Madison/Sun Prairie
Walking and Bike Tours (Madison Trust for Historic Preservation) – Madison/various locations
Olbrich Gardens – Madison
American Players Theatre – Spring Green
Events and Classes – Madison Public Library
Red Cross Blood Drives – Madison area/various locations
Volunteers Needed – Monona Terrace
Jelly Belly Warehouse Tours – Pleasant Prairie/10100 Jelly Belly Ln.
Michaels Kids Club – Madison
American Family Dream Bank Events – DreamBank/Capitol Square