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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 small groups and keep the cold wind at bay. So, mask up, bundle up, and make a…

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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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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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Ice Cream, You Scream

As the temperatures continue to climb, there’s nothing that beats the heat better than a sweet cone of ice cream. If you crave a chilly treat while visiting the Dairy State, here’s a few places you’ve got to try. A Taste of Bucky There is no place more iconic to enjoy famous Babcock Hall Ice Cream…

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Fall Flavors That Demand a Trip to Madison

Brisk air and fall leaves. It doesn't get much better. Unless you have fresh fall flavors filling your glass. Madison's makers are tapping into the season's taste to craft drinks perfect for fall. Giant Jones Brewing Company Giant Jones Brewing Company is a little brewery cranking out big beers –…

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5 Travel-Worthy Fall Beer Festivals in Madison

What makes a beer festival travel-worthy? Is it the locally-crafted favorites filling your glass? Live music riding on a fresh fall breeze? A tangible excitement crackling like leaves beneath your feet? Most of all, it’s that soak-it-in sense that makes you want to savor each second. Come to Madison…

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