Patience, Please.

Patience, Please.

Many Madison businesses are understaffed and training new employees.
But their devotion to your experience is stronger than ever.
Thanks for your increased patience, kindness & understanding.

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Corinne Burgermeister
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6 Places to Have a Picnic in Madison

Sparkling sun, soft grass, the whisper of wind through the leaves. Who doesn’t love a picnic? Madison has 284 parks, five beautiful lakes, and the sprawling University of Wisconsin campus. While there are hidden gems to discover, here are some favorite spots locals like to drop a blanket and revel…

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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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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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Hiking Picnic Point and Lakeshore Preserve

Loved by residents, visitors, students and alumni, Picnic Point and the Lakeshore Nature Preserve has been an important destination for hundreds of years. Three hundred acres of land. A one-mile hike jutting out into Lake Mendota, the largest lake in Madison. Birds and trails and native plants, all…

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Creating Your Own Madison Adventure

CHOOSE YOUR OWN MADISON ADVENTURE You’re finally here in Madison – the place National Geographic Traveler calls one of the best cities in America. But wait! Your time is limited! What can you do in an hour? Half a day? A full weekend? So many things to do and so little time! Well, take a deep breath…

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7 Breweries with Great Outdoor Spaces

Madison’s craft breweries are as cool as they come, so it’s no surprise that their outdoor spaces pack the personality, too. From lush countryside gardens, to urban patios tucked into small spaces – here’s where to sip this summer. ALE ASYLUM Make Ale Asylum’s sprawling patio your first stop after…

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Rooftop Restaurants with a View

Eight rooftops you've got to try Winter's gone. You're itching to ditch the cabin fever. Not much beats finding a rooftop to soak up some sun or take in awe-inspiring views. Here are some of our favorites. The Hidden Gems Smitty's Study Pub One of Madison's best-kept secrets is Smitty's Study Pub…

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How to Supper Club

If you know anything about Wisconsin, chances are you’ve heard of a “supper club.” But what is that? In short: it’s hospitality at its finest. No membership card needed. Follow these tips to check this foodie favorite off your list. Know Before You Go Before you head out to enjoy the nostalgia of…

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