World's Largest Brat Fest

1919 Alliant Energy Center Way
Madison, WI 53713

Photo courtesy: Brat Fest


Grills will be sizzling and music will be playing as the World’s Largest Brat Fest will be back on Willow Island at the Alliant Energy center over Memorial Day Weekend next year. Brat Fest will be following all local health department & public health orders and recommendations while planning a fun and safe festival to kick off summer as we celebrate 40 years of brats!

Over 70 local and Midwest entertainers will be performing all weekend with headliners Joe Nichols and 38 Special playing on the Grand Stage.


Take Your Brat to Work Day (including delivery from EatStreet), one of Wisconsin’s largest volleyball tournaments, Hot Dog Jog, Kid Zone, Sports Zone, Farm Zone / Petting Zoo, Car Show, Carnival, Sunday night fireworks and SO MUCH MORE will be coming back in 2022.


Visit for more details! Additional information about music, events and food will be added as we continue to get closer to the 40th Anniversary of Brat Fest.