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15 Places to Snowshoe in Madison

Tall, aromatic pine trees. Fresh sparkling snow. The crisp air cools your face, and you can’t help but smile as you admire the gorgeous winter scenery. This is a spot-on description of what it’s like to go snowshoeing in and around Madison. Unlike other winter endeavors that require a bit more skill…

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Ellie Westman Chin Named New President & CEO

MADISON, WIS. (January 5, 2021) – The Destination Madison Board is thrilled to announce Ellie Westman Chin has been chosen as the organization’s new President & CEO following a national search. Westman Chin currently serves as President & CEO for Visit Franklin in Tennessee, where she was named the…

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Dining in Domes

Dine outside and stay within your bubble – literally. This year, Madison-area spots are extending outdoor dining well into the fall and winter months with heated domes. These igloo-like structures are great for your household and keep the cold wind at bay. So, mask up, bundle up, and make a…

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4 Ways to Experience the Arts at Home

As the weather cools down, and we head indoors without our traditional artistic outings and favorite social activities to look forward to, consider this: Why not bring the arts into your home for a special experience? Take in a performance and a meal — supporting our wonderful Madison area arts and…

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5 Virtual Tastings to Try This Fall & Winter

As the weather turns colder, we’re all looking for some extra-special ways to connect with friends, family and loved ones. Nearly all of us enjoy coming together over good food and drink, and thankfully Madison’s got plenty of that. You and fellow foodies will love these five interactive online…

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Thanksgiving Meals To-Go

If you’re someone who usually travels for Thanksgiving, but will instead be spending time at home, let our restaurants bring Thanksgiving to you. Several Madison-area spots are offering easy-to-reheat dinners and desserts that will make the festive day go as smoothly and as stress-free as possible…

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