Welcome to Madison

A thriving place with a feeling all its own.

Walkable. Bikeable. Nature galore.

With world-class eats and sensational sips.

Things may look a bit different right now.

But we're here to welcome you safely.

Come see how we're reopening.
Visit Madison During COVID-19




Many Madison restaurants are open at limited capacity or ready to serve you award-winning meals to go.

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Essential Madison Experiences

Your guide to unforgettable times. An exciting collection of experiences are waiting for you.

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On the Blog

On the Blog

Best Places to Picnic in Madison

With an abundance of parks, five lakes and the sprawling university campus, Madison has plenty of great spots to have a picnic. Here are six of our favorites.

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How to Shop Dane County Farmers' Market in 2021

Major safety precautions will continue to be in effect, but 2021 looks a bit different (and for Saturdays, even “normal”) – and we’re here for it.

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More On the Blog

More On the Blog

Restaurants by Bike or Boat

Whether you're traveling by bike or by boat, Madison has plenty of restaurants to satisfy your hunger no matter how you're exploring.

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Effigy Mounds Connect People Throughout Time

The native Ho-Chunk and their spiritual connection to the land can still be felt today along hiking trails and sacred effigy mounds found throughout Dane County.

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