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Get the latest information on all there is to do this fall by using our calendar below. Search by date, category or keyword and find a uniquely Madison experience that will make your visit memorable.

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10-25-2014

Special Event

Alcestis at American Players

October 25, 2014
5950 Golf Course Rd., Spring Green, WI 53588
American Players Theatre
Starting: 3:00 PM
Special Event
Photo credit Carissa Dixon. The last time APT took on a Greek, it was named Production of the Year by The Wall Street Journal. Alcestis revisits that extraordinary conflux of 5th and 20th Century poetry, as Da... more >

American Buffalo at American Players Theatre

October 25, 2014
5950 Golf Course Rd., Spring Green, WI 53588
American Players Theatre
Starting: 8:00 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 >

Arboretum Ecological Restoration Work Party: Core Area and Curtis Prairie

October 25, 2014
1207 Seminole Hwy., Madison, WI 53711
UW-Madison Arboretum
From: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Special Event
Photo credit Molly Fifield-Murray. Volunteer for restoration activities and learn about prairies and savannas. Tools and training are provided; groups are welcome with advance notice. Meet at the front steps o... more >

Arboretum Special Event: “Living with the Land” Author Series

October 25, 2014
1207 Seminole Hwy., Madison, WI 53711
UW-Madison Arboretum
From: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Special Event
Photo credit Molly Fifield-Murray. Richard Quinney, author of "A Sense Sublime", will read from and discuss his work. Fee: $5. more >

Discover the Dinosaurs

Recurring daily until October 26, 2014
1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, Madison, WI 53713
Alliant Energy Center of Dane County
Friday 12-9pm; Saturday 10am-8pm; Sunday 11am-6pm
Special Event
Discover the Dinosaurs is for the entire family, and especially kids, to explore the mystery of pre-historic life in an environment of learning, discovery, and fun. Discover the Dinosaurs is a unique hands on exhibit th... more >

Earth, Wood & Fire Artist Tour

Recurring daily until October 26, 2014
, Cambridge, WI 53523
From: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Special Event
If you’ve taken the drive, you know. If you’ve taken the tour, you know. So now that you know, this is the year to share with a new friend – the incredible experience of the Earth, Wood and Fire Artists ... more >

Haunted Hustle Run

Recurring daily until October 26, 2014
W. Beltline Hwy. 12/14 & Greenway Blvd., Middleton, WI 53562
Greenway Station Shopping Center
Special Event
Summit Credit Union Haunted Hustle Marathon Ghost Tour is a thrilling marathon, half marathon, 10K & 5K experience. The course takes runners on a tour of historical haunting sites throughout Middleton, Wisconsin. Runn... more >

Let's Go Red! The Edgewater Post-Game Party

October 25, 2014
1001 Wisconsin Pl., Madison, WI 53703
The Edgewater
From: 2:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Special Event
Let the celebration continue after each home Badger game at the Edgewater’s Let’s Go Red Victory Party brought to you by Coors Light and Blue Moon. Fill up on Chef Welther’s specialty BBQ, Coors Light an... more >

Tergar Madison - Mindful Leadership

Recurring daily until October 25, 2014
770 W Dayton Street, Madison, WI 53715
Friday 7pm-9pm & Saturday 9am-5pm
Special Event
Mindful Leadership is the art of leading with awareness, insight, and compassion. Join neuroscientist Dr. Richard Davidson, Harvard leadership expert Bill George, and Roshi Joan Halifax, Buddhist teacher and Zen priest, a... more >

Wild About Weather

Every Sunday, Saturday until October 26, 2014
330 Femrite Dr., Monona, WI 53716
Aldo Leopold Nature Center
From: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Special Event
From storms to sunshine, heat waves to natural disasters, weather rules our world. Throughout October, we’ll be wild about weather with ongoing programs, special guests, and activities centered on weather phenomena ... more >

Ongoing Events

"The American Landscape: Seven Perspectives" art exhibit

Recurring daily until October 31, 2014
610 Langdon St., Madison, WI 53703
The Lowell Center - Conference & Lodging Facility
Ongoing Events
Exhibitors include Carl Bowser, Wayne Brabender, Marcia Getto, James Meldrum, Don Mendenhall, David Peterson, and Paul Thoresen. more >

Aldo Leopold Art Discovery Day

October 25, 2014
E13701 Levee Rd., Baraboo, WI 53913
Aldo Leopold Foundation
10am-4pm
Ongoing Events
Every fall, we end our visitation season with our annual Leopold Center Art Discovery Day event at the Leopold Center. Art Day is fun for the whole family! It features presentations, demonstrations, and time for individua... more >

Dueling Pianos

Every Friday, Saturday until March 28, 2015
116 W. Mifflin St. or 111 State Street, Madison, WI 53703
Starting: 8:00 PM
Ongoing Events
Dueling Pianos non-stop entertainment! Join us nightly request 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 &am... more >

FREE Drop In Tours

Every Saturday until February 28, 2015
201 State St., Madison, WI 53703
Overture Center for the Arts
Starting: 11:00 AM
Ongoing Events
Come and take a free tour of the Overture Center for the Arts. Tours run Saturday mornings at 11AM. more >

Les Miserables

Every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday until October 26, 2014
1131 Janesville Ave., Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
Fireside Dinner Theatre
Seven shows weekly Wednesday through Sunday
Ongoing Events
Photo courtesy of The Fireside. The Fireside is proud to present the world’s longest running musical! LES MISERABLES has won 8 Tony Awards including Best Musical as well as over 100 international awards. Seen... more >

Live German Music at Essen Haus

Every Friday, Saturday until March 28, 2015
514 E. Wilson St., Madison, WI 53703
Essen Haus German Restaurant
Starting: 8:30 PM
Ongoing Events
Photo credit Alex Lahti. Dance the night away to live bands performing spirited German drinking hall songs at the Essen Haus! Live music most Thursdays, and every Friday and Saturday. Check our website for performa... more >

Monkey Business Institute Improv Comedy Show (All-Ages)

Every Saturday until March 28, 2015
2916 Atwood Avenue, Madison, WI 53704
5:30pm (Seating starts at 4:45pm)
Ongoing Events
Photo by Amelia John. Madison’s award-winning professional improv group creates a unique comedy show based on audience suggestions. With no sets, props, scripts or line memorization, MBI creates spur-of-the-m... more >

Monkey Business Institute Improv Comedy Show (Grown-Up Show)

Every Saturday until March 28, 2015
2916 Atwood Avenue, Madison, WI 53704
8pm (Seating starts at 7pm)
Ongoing Events
Photo by Amelia John. Madison’s award-winning professional improv group creates a unique comedy show based on audience suggestions. With no sets, props, scripts or line memorization, MBI creates spur-of-the-m... more >
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