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Hannah Gott

Hannah enjoys hiking with her dog, running, and playing board games. She is a first-time gardener and writes poetry in her free time. She’s a Marketing Coordinator at Destination Madison.  

Madison Thanksgiving Meals for Dine-In & Carry-Out

If you’re spending Thanksgiving in Madison, let our restaurants bring the holiday to you. Several Madison-area spots are offering dine-in and carry-out options for Thanksgiving dinner that will make the festive day go as smoothly and as stress-free as possible. This list is not all-inclusive and…

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Downtown Winter Events to Warm Your Spirit

'Tis the season to head to downtown Madison for the perfect winter celebration and holiday shopping. From holiday lights and the famous tree in the Capitol to carolers and a holiday trolley, plan for a festive frolic right in the heart of the city with these upcoming events. Holiday Fantasy in…

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Madison Holiday Shopping Guide 2022

Wondering where to do your holiday shopping this year? Madison has something for everyone on your list. From foodies and craft beverage connoisseurs to dinner party hosts and lifelong learners, Madison businesses are overflowing with that perfect gift just waiting to be discovered. Go ahead. Make…

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Brunch Spots to Inspire Your Next Weekend Getaway

What's better than heading out to brunch with your besties, significant other or the whole family? Nothing! Luckily, Madison has no shortage of delicious brunch menus with gluten-free and vegan options aplenty. Whether you’re looking for that classic diner vibe or dishes that you’ve never tried…

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Cozy Up in These Date Night Spots This Winter

Madison’s food scene is iconic. From cozy winter dining domes and beautiful brunch spreads to unique fine dining experiences infused with local flavor, plan your next date night with these dinner options. The Harvey House Recently named one of New York Time’s 50 favorite restaurants of 2022, The…

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Plan a Getaway Around The Sylvee

Shows at The Sylvee are something special. The expansive open space means it’s hard to have a bad view, no matter where you stand, and the sound carries well throughout the whole venue. Cool back-of-house bars both upstairs and downstairs and balcony seating at the top mean there’s something for…

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The Harvey House Is A Must For Foodies Everywhere

Take everything there is to love about a supper club: the coziness, the classic dishes, the Old Fashioneds, and combine it with super fresh ingredients, unique recipes and standout service and you have The Harvey House. Well, almost. Because even that doesn’t do justice to what the New York Times…

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Madison on Tap: Beer, Bubbles, Bourbon and Beyond

No matter if the lakes are frozen or flowing, Madison's craft beverage scene is always in season. Madison's breweries, cideries and distilleries channel the seasons’ flavors to craft fresh, local drinks. Want to keep up with what's on tap? Sign up for the Madison On Tap Craft Beverage Trail -- your…

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Frozen Festivals Worth a Trip to Madison

In Madison, winter is another season full of outdoor adventure. The lakes freeze over and are transformed into a cold weather playground and festivals pop up along the shoreline (and even on the ice!). Bundle up and join us outside for magical, snow-covered fun. Frozen Assets Festival A 5K held…

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