Family Night on Lake Mendota

Memorial Union
Madison, WI 53706

Bring your family to the Memorial Union Terrace for a fun evening on the lake! Join our Outdoor UW paddling instructors for some awesome games, sightseeing, and paddling on Lake Mendota. Feel free to help yourself to dinner and dancing to the sounds of live music on the Terrace when we return at 5:00 PM.

Things to Know

  • Please arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled start time.
  • Meet at the Outdoor UW desk in the lower level of Memorial Union. 
  • Bring water, sunscreen, and a hat/sunglasses. Wear clothes and shoes that can get wet!
  • Key lockers and bathrooms are available.
  • Union policy prohibits the operation of paddle crafts under the influence of alcohol. If you have consumed any alcohol before your paddle, you will not be permitted to participate.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact