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From sunup to well after sunset, Madison, WI events will keep you engaged all summer long. Simply search by date, category, or keyword to discover your Madison "must-do!" 

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07-30-2014

Special Event

Boat Rentals on Madison Lakes

Recurring daily until October 01, 2014
5381 Westport Rd., Madison, WI 53708
SkipperBud's
From: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Special Event
Enjoy boating Madison on a Pontoon or Sport Boat from Skipper Buds. We offer Hourly, Half Day and Full Day boat rentals 7 days a week, April 15th through October 1st. Boats leave from our docks on Lake Mendota. We provi... more >

Freakabout!, Old Buffalo Money, Lazydeadpoet @ High Noon Saloon

July 30, 2014
701A E. Washington Ave., Madison, WI 53703
High Noon Saloon
8:30 PM
Special Event
Photo courtesy High Noon Saloon. FREAKABOUT! hails from the bright lights of Lincoln, NE. Migrating from all corners of the state, the band united in early 2011. Riding on the overly-stretched vocal chords of Cortn... more >

Lakeside Kids!

Every Wednesday until July 30, 2014
One John Nolen Dr., Madison, WI 53703
Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center
10:00-11:00am
Special Event
Photo courtesy Monona Terrace. Come to Monona Terrace on Wednesday mornings and enjoy this eclectic and educational program designed for children ages four and up. A wide variety of local performers, artists, and o... more >

Life Coaching Open House

July 30, 2014
One N. Pinckney, Madison, WI 53703
DreamBank
11:30am-1:30pm
Special Event
Give your confidence a boost and break through obstacles to pursue your dream! Four experienced, certified life coaches will provide free "laser" sessions to help you out of your rut and ready to take the next s... more >

Madison Mallards vs. LaCrosse Loggers

July 30, 2014
2920 N. Sherman Ave., Madison, WI 53704
Madison Mallards
Starting: 7:05 PM
Special Event
Photo credit James T. Addis. Come on out to the "Duck Pond" and take in a baseball game! Fun for the entire family.  more >

Midwest Felting Symposium

Recurring daily until August 03, 2014
1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, Madison, WI 53713
Alliant Energy Center of Dane County
Special Event
The Midwest Felting Symposium is an annual event for felting enthusiasts, featuring workshops from an international cast of instructors, lots of vendors, extracurricular activities and a gallery of felt art. more >

STIHL Tour des Trees

Recurring daily until August 02, 2014
, Wisconsin
Special Event
Photo credit Jeanette Martin. Join us for a week of unforgettable scenery, cycling and camaraderie as the STIHL Tour des Trees escapes to Wisconsin July 27 – August 2, 2014. Rolling country roads, pristine ... more >

Summertime Fun: Wisconsin Folk Art (Commercial Art)

July 30, 2014
30 N. Carroll St., Madison, WI 53703
Wisconsin Historical Museum
11 am and 1 pm
Special Event
Art has always been a part of people's lives in Wisconsin, although you won't find all of it in a museum. Learn how artists from Wisconsin's past have added their personal touches to everyday objects. Join us each Wednesd... more >

Taliesin Architecture Camp - Intermediate

Recurring daily until July 31, 2014
5607 County Rd. C, Spring Green, WI 53588
Taliesin Preservation/Frank Lloyd Wright Visitor Center
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. daily
Special Event
Students ages 12-17. During camp, students will be introduced to SketchUp and learn the basics of computerized drafting. Students will research, design and construct their own computer-drafted model for a specific environ... more >

Taliesin Architecture Camp - Intermediate

Recurring daily until July 31, 2014
5607 County Rd. C, Spring Green, WI 53588
Taliesin Preservation/Frank Lloyd Wright Visitor Center
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. daily
Special Event
Students ages 12-17. During camp, students will be introduced to SketchUp and learn the basics of computerized drafting. Students will research, design and construct their own computer-drafted model for a specific environ... more >

Triumphant Quartet in Christian Concert

Recurring daily until July 30, 2014
1131 Janesville Ave., Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
Fireside Dinner Theatre
Tuesday matinee and evening; Wednesday evening
Special Event
Photo courtesy of The Fireside. David Sutton, Clayton Inman, Scott Inman, Eric Bennett and pianist Jeff Stice form the acclaimed Southern Gospel group, the Triumphant Quartet. Their mission is to spread the Word o... more >

Ongoing Events

Art Cart EXTRA! Weekdays

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until August 14, 2014
, WI
Ongoing Events
The museum’s free outdoor art programs are on the road again! Art Cart and Art Cart EXTRA! will travel to parks, playgrounds, and beaches across Dane County this summer. As always, the programs bring expert instruct... more >

Daily 25-mile Sightseeing Tours of Isthmus

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until September 30, 2014
, Madison, WI 53703
Starting: 9:30 AM
Ongoing Events
Daily Highlights Tours of Madison, 2-Hour, 25-mile driving tours encompass the whole of Madison's downtown isthmus. We drive by all 3 lakes, showcase the Square, the best photo stops, Maple Bluff, Mansion Hill, the Univer... more >

Ivory Room: Solo Show

Every Wednesday until September 24, 2014
116 W. Mifflin St. or 111 State Street, Madison, WI 53703
Starting: 8:00 PM
Ongoing Events
Join us nightly to request your favorite songs and sing along! Perfect for your special occasion or for just a night you won't forget! Dueling Pianos Thurs-Sat nights, solo all request shows Tues & Wed nights. more >

Live Irish Music Session with Madison's Best Irish Musicians

Every Wednesday until September 24, 2014
7 W. Main St., Madison, WI 53703
Brocach Irish Pub
Starting: 8:30 PM
Ongoing Events
Live Irish Music Session with Madison's best Irish musicians. more >

Smokey Joe's Cafe

Every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday until August 31, 2014
1131 Janesville Ave., Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
Fireside Dinner Theatre
Seven shows weekly Wednesday through Sunday
Ongoing Events
Photo courtesy of The Fireside. This critically acclaimed musical revue is a joyful celebration of the music of Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller. You may not know the names but we guarantee you know their music. Leibe... more >

Tour Frank Lloyd Wright's Unitarian Meeting House, A National Historic Landmark

Recurring every week day until October 31, 2014
900 University Bay Dr., Madison, WI 53705
Weekdays 10:30 and 2:30
Ongoing Events
The Unitarian Meeting House was completed in 1951 and was designated by the AIA as one of Frank Lloyd Wright's top 17 buildings in 1961. It had a major and lasting impact on church architecture and was designated as a Nat... more >

Wednesday Night Wine Club

Every Wednesday until September 24, 2014
2951 Triverton Pike Dr., Madison, WI 53711
Liliana's Restaurant
Ongoing Events
Any day at Liliana's with any of our servers or bartenders for just $10. Earn points on every glass or bottle of wine that you buy. Earn 1 point for every dollar spent on wine. For every 200 points you get a free $10 cr... more >

Wisconsin in Watercolor: The Farmscapes of Paul Seifert

Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until August 30, 2014
30 N. Carroll St., Madison, WI 53703
Wisconsin Historical Museum
From: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Ongoing Events
German immigrant Paul Seifert came to Wisconsin and lived a varied and creative life on the edges of society but all the while deeply immersed in the Wisconsin River valley landscape of the Driftless Region he called home... more >

07-31-2014

Special Event

American Buffalo at American Players Theatre

July 31, 2014
5950 Golf Course Rd., Spring Green, WI 53588
American Players Theatre
Starting: 7:30 PM
Special Event
Photo credit Zane Williams. Even the bitterest of plans are fabricated with hope. Hope for luck. For trust. For better things to come. In Mamet's first trip to the Touchstone, he brings us Donnie, Teach and Bobby -... more >

Boat Rentals on Madison Lakes

Recurring daily until October 01, 2014
5381 Westport Rd., Madison, WI 53708
SkipperBud's
From: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Special Event
Enjoy boating Madison on a Pontoon or Sport Boat from Skipper Buds. We offer Hourly, Half Day and Full Day boat rentals 7 days a week, April 15th through October 1st. Boats leave from our docks on Lake Mendota. We provi... more >

Capitol City Band Concert

July 31, 2014
115 N. Eau Claire Ave., Madison, WI
From: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Special Event
Enjoy free concerts at Rennebohm Park on Thursday evenings in the summer. more >
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