Madison Central Business Improvement District
Fri, Feb 23, 2018
Event e-mail Newsletter Sign-Up
Would you like to be kept up to date on the latest events Downtown? Follow the link above to sign up for our e-mail Newsletter! (We won't spam you or sell your info, this is just to keep you up to date on great Downtown events!)

Park easy! Check our Parking Page for information on getting around and where to park. Taking Madison Metro? Check here for routes & schedules and rider alerts and detours.

Going on Downtown


  • DCFM Late Winter Farmer's Market January 6 - April 7


  • WIAA Individual Wrestling February 22-24
  • International Festival (Overture) February 24


  • WIAA Boy's Hockey March 1-3
  • WIAA Girl's Hockey March 2-3
  • WIAA Team Wrestling March 2-3
  • Midwest Geekcraft Expo March 3-4
  • WIAA Boy's Basketball March 15-17
  • Shamrock Shuffle March 17
  • St. Patrick's Day Parade March 17
  • Natural Family Expo March 18
  • UW Spring Break March 24-April 1
  • Madison Public Schools Spring Break March 24-April 1


  • Badger Family Spring Visit Weeknds
  • Les Miserables (Overture) April 3-8
  • UW Science Expeditions April 6-8
  • Wisconsin Film Festival April 5-12
  • DCFM Outdoor Farmer's Market April 14 - November 10
  • UW Band Concert April 19-21
  • UW Football Spring Game April 21
  • Crazylegs Classic April 28


  • Last Day of Class (UW) May 4
  • MMoCA Gallery Night May 4
  • Wisconsin Law Enforcement Memorial Parade May 11
  • UW Spring Commencement May 11-12
  • Run Madtown May 26-27

    Community and Partner Calendars

  • Summer in YOUR City Programming May - September
  • Monona Terrace Community Events
  • Wisconsin State Capitol events
  • Bartell Theater events
  • Majestic Theater events
  • Orpheum Theater events
  • Overture Center for the Arts events
  • Wisconsin Union Theater events
  • Other arts, culture & museums

    Visit our facebook page for more event ideas, or see what our partners have going on.
    Downtown Madison Events on Facebook
    GMCVB Event Listings
    Isthmus Events

    For Kids & Families
  • DreamBank-American Family Insurance
  • Madison Children's Museum
  • Overture Center Kids in the Rotunda, free performances, every Saturday during the school year.
  • Kid Art Adventures, Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
  • Madison Central Library programs and events.
  • Madison Children's Activity Calendar
  • Family Fun in Greater Madison

    Book your own gig downtown!
    How to book the downtown public performance spaces (Peace Park, 30 on the Square, and Rotary Plaza) for music, crafts, art, performance, dance, or community events.