We know how to throw a party! We’ve been doing this since 1809….there is ALWAYS something to do when you come to Madison. There are home tours, music events, garden tours, holiday events, arts/crafts shows, 5Ks, car shows, food & wine tastings – just to name a few.

Our largest events include RiverRoots Music and Folk Arts Festival, Madison Regatta, Madison Ribberfest BBQ & Blues, Madison Chautauqua Festival of Art, Soup, Stew, Chili & Brew Festival and Nights Before Christmas Candlelight Tour of Homes.

 

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May 2018

Spring Old Court Days

May 25 - May 27
Jefferson County Courthouse, 300 East Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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FREE

Unique handmade items, crafts, antiques, collectibles and delicious food selections around the courthouse square, Jefferson & Second St. and the city parking lot. All proceeds go back to the community. Free admission.  Saturday Fish Fry at Fairplay Fire Co. Sponsored by the Madison Pilot Club, 812-493-2024. Fri - 11am-6pm Sat - 9am-6pm Sun - 10am-4pm

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Fourth Friday Downtown

May 25 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until November 23, 2018

Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Participating stores have extended hours, music, fun. 5-8/9pm 812-493-4984

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Golf Cart Parade | Benefiting United Way

May 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Madison’s Riverfront, Vaugh Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$20

Summer Fun Golf Cart Parade May 25th | Memorial Day Weekend | 7PM on Riverfront Decorate your Golf Cart, RZR, or UTV! Parade ends at Bicentennial Park where you can purchase tickets for $1 to vote for your favorite! All proceeds go to the Jefferson County United Way Winners will be announced at Bicentennial Park during the Movie in the Park. PRIZES: Most Creative - $300 Most Enthusiastic  - $300 Best Theme - $300  People's Choice - $300 Cunningham's Gift…

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Mayor’s Movies in the Park

May 25 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Bicentennial Park, 106 West Vaughn Dr.
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

FREE Movie in the Park begins at dusk. Wizard of Oz. Concessions available for purchase from Kona Ice of Madison/Columbus Indiana and CARE for KIDS INC. In case of inclement weather, movie will be moved indoors OR rescheduled. Stay tuned to this page and City of Madison IN - City Hall for updates.

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Riverfront Run Car Show

May 26 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Madison Riverfront Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map
$20

Over 150 trophies, open show, cars, trucks and motorcycles.  Veteran's Memorial service at noon. $20 to register a car.  Food, music & fun! 812-599-6635 8am-4:30pm  Rain or Shine

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Rockin’ Thunder River Tours Season Opening!

May 26 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

The only Jet Boat tours of the Ohio River and Kentucky River. 5 tours to choose from. $29-$199 five different tours to choose from. Call for details 812-701-1155

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June 2018

RiverRoots Music & Folk Arts Festival

June 8 - June 9
Bicentennial Park, 106 West Vaughn Dr.
Madison, IN 47250 United States

Featuring traditional folk music, storytelling & crafts. Family friendly.  800-559-2956 Visit www.RiverRoots.org for more details and ticket sales.   Weekend Pass Jan 26th - Feb 2nd -$20 (Limited quantities) Feb 3rd - May 7th -$30 May 8th - June 7th -$35 Day of Show at Gate -$40 Day Passes Friday $15 pre-sale | $25 Day of Show at Gate Saturday $25 pre-sale | $35 Day of Show at Gate Ages 13-16 $5 day pass | $10 weekend Kids 12 &…

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Always a Bridesmaid

June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$10.00

By special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc. Four friend have sworn to keep the promise they made on the night of their Senior Prom: to be in each other's weddings...no matter what. More than thirty years later, these Southern friends-for-life are still making "the long walk" for each other, determined to honor that vow. June 8 & 9 at the Jefferson Co. Historical Society's History Center

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Outdoor Women at Big Oaks

June 9 @ 7:45 am - 4:45 pm
Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge, 1661 West Jpg Niblo Road
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge. Call 812-273-0783. This outdoor learning event just for women offeres multiple classes from which to choose. We recommend your register early as this is a popular event. 7:45 AM to 4:45 PM $35-$70 depending on age and date of registration. (*Date subject to change.)  

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Behind the Scenes Tour

June 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$5 - $12

Exclusive look into all the nooks & crannies.  Tour goers should be prepared to climb stairs & walk on uneven surfaces.  $12 adults, $10 seniors, $5 children (3-17), 812-265-3526 There will not be a standard 4 p.m. tour.

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Music at the Mansion

June 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

Sycamore Community Band will perform on the Lanier Mansion grounds. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets. This concert, in part, is made possible by the Indiana Arts Commission and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency. for more info 812-265-3526. Donations encouraged.

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Always a Bridesmaid

June 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$10.00

By special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc. Four friend have sworn to keep the promise they made on the night of their Senior Prom: to be in each other's weddings...no matter what. More than thirty years later, these Southern friends-for-life are still making "the long walk" for each other, determined to honor that vow. June 8 & 9 at the Jefferson Co. Historical Society's History Center

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Always a Bridesmaid

June 10 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
$10.00

By special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc. Four friend have sworn to keep the promise they made on the night of their Senior Prom: to be in each other's weddings...no matter what. More than thirty years later, these Southern friends-for-life are still making "the long walk" for each other, determined to honor that vow. Matinee at 2:30pm  at the Jefferson Co. Historical Society's History Center.

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Music in the Park

June 15 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until September 14, 2018

Broadway Fountain, N. Broadway Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

Local and regional bands rock out downtown Madison's historic district! Local food vendors and family friendly atmosphere. 5pm-9pm Bring your lawn chair!  

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Madison’s Treasures Walking Tour

June 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until October 20, 2018

Broadway Fountain Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map
Free

Guided walking tour of Madison's Downtown Treasures. Includes Architecture, Art and History. Tour begins & ends at Broadway Fountain, 10am-12pm. Historic Madison, Inc. (HMI) 812-265-2967, donations accepted. (Formerly the Architectural Walking Tour)

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Riverfront Wine, Stein & Barrel

June 16 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Bicentennial Park, 106 West Vaughn Dr.
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$35.00

Fundraiser for the continued beautification of Madison's riverfront. Music, art, food, select wine, bourbon and beer. 812-265-8324 Tickets are $35/person or $60/couple Pre-sale discount through May 31 $30/person, $50/couple Tables for 10 available for $250 (limited number, must be reserved in advance)

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Fourth Friday Downtown

June 22 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until November 23, 2018

Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Participating stores have extended hours, music, fun. 5-8/9pm 812-493-4984

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Mayor’s Movies in the Park

June 22 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Bicentennial Park, 106 West Vaughn Dr.
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

FREE Movie in the Park begins at dusk. Secret Life of Pets. In case of inclement weather, movie will be moved indoors OR rescheduled. Stay tuned to this page and City of Madison IN - City Hall for updates.

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July 2018

Mayor’s Movies in the Park

July 3 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bicentennial Park, 106 West Vaughn Dr.
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

FREE Movie in the Park begins at dusk. The movie MADISON will be shown. In case of inclement weather, movie will be moved indoors OR rescheduled. Stay tuned to this page and City of Madison IN - City Hall for updates.

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Madison Regatta

July 6 - July 8
Madison Riverfront Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Annual running of the World's fastest Race Boats-racing deck-2-deck at over 200MPH, 4th of July Fireworks display, music, Vintage boat exhibitions,, Limited boat Class Racing, food and much more!  Admission Charged. 812-274-0400. Annual Event www.madisonregatta.com

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4th of July Madison Regatta Parade

July 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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free

Holiday parade on Main Street.

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Madison Regatta Fireworks

July 7 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Madison’s Riverfront, Vaugh Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free fireworks display on Madison's Riverfront. Fireworks begin at dark.

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Jefferson County 4H Fair

July 9 - July 14
Jefferson County 4-H Fairgrounds, 3852 Indiana 256
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Exhibits, music, rides and more. For more info 812-265-8919.

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American Queen

July 10 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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This popular riverboat will be docked on Madison's riverfront from 8am-5pm   No public tours.

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Music in the Park

July 13 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until September 14, 2018

Broadway Fountain, N. Broadway Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

Local and regional bands rock out downtown Madison's historic district! Local food vendors and family friendly atmosphere. 5pm-9pm Bring your lawn chair!  

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Behind the Scenes Tour

July 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$5 - $12

Exclusive look into all the nooks & crannies.  Tour goers should be prepared to climb stairs & walk on uneven surfaces.  $12 adults, $10 seniors, $5 children (3-17), 812-265-3526

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Music at the Mansion

July 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

Juggernaut Jug Band will perform on the Lanier Mansion grounds. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets. This concert, in part, is made possible by the Indiana Arts Commission and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.For more info 812-265-3526 Donations encouraged.

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Madison’s Treasures Walking Tour

July 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until October 20, 2018

Broadway Fountain Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map
Free

Guided walking tour of Madison's Downtown Treasures. Includes Architecture, Art and History. Tour begins & ends at Broadway Fountain, 10am-12pm. Historic Madison, Inc. (HMI) 812-265-2967, donations accepted. (Formerly the Architectural Walking Tour)

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Fourth Friday Downtown

July 27 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until November 23, 2018

Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Participating stores have extended hours, music, fun. 5-8/9pm 812-493-4984

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Indiana Artisan Weekend

July 28 - July 30

11am-5pm.  Tour all seven Southeast Indiana Wineries, food and wine pairings.  Featuring at least two local crafts or Artisans are at each winery. For more info call 888-473-6500.

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August 2018

Music in the Park

August 10 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until September 14, 2018

Broadway Fountain, N. Broadway Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

Local and regional bands rock out downtown Madison's historic district! Local food vendors and family friendly atmosphere. 5pm-9pm Bring your lawn chair!  

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Behind the Scenes Tour

August 11 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$5 - $12

Exclusive look into all the nooks & crannies.  Tour goers should be prepared to climb stairs & walk on uneven surfaces.  $12 adults, $10 seniors, $5 children, 812-265-3526

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Music at the Mansion

August 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

 Lick Creek Band will perform on the Lanier Mansion grounds. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets. This concert, in part, is made possible by the Indiana Arts Commission and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.812-265-3526 Donations encouraged.

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Madison RibberFest BBQ & Blues

August 17 - August 18
Bicentennial Park, 106 West Vaughn Dr.
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$30.00

Madison's Indiana State Barbecue Cook-off held along the Riverfront. Music, food, races, boat rides. Fun for the entire family. 800-559-2956 or 812-265-2956. Annual Event www.madisonribberfest.com $30 Pre-sale on sale June 15, 2018, while supplies last (these include $10 in food and beverage coupons) $30 *Advance wristband sales begin after pre-sale is over (no food coupons) and will only be available until August 16th online and by phone *You may still purchase them in person (while supplies last) at the Visitor’s Center…

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Madison’s Treasures Walking Tour

August 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until October 20, 2018

Broadway Fountain Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map
Free

Guided walking tour of Madison's Downtown Treasures. Includes Architecture, Art and History. Tour begins & ends at Broadway Fountain, 10am-12pm. Historic Madison, Inc. (HMI) 812-265-2967, donations accepted. (Formerly the Architectural Walking Tour)

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Neavill’s Grove “Old Settlers Meeting”

August 24 - August 26
Free

Old Settler's Meeting has been held annually on the last Saturday in August since 1885. Antique machinery display, good food, entertainment and fellowship. NO ALCOHOL  and free admission. Deputy Pike, Smyrna Township. 812-866-2891 or 812-701-5834.

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Fourth Friday Downtown

August 24 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until November 23, 2018

Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Participating stores have extended hours, music, fun. 5-8/9pm 812-493-4984

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Chelsea Jubilee

August 31 - September 1
Saluda Township Park, Highway 62
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

Indiana's oldest continuous festival. A Harvest Festival giving thanks to the Creator for his many blessings. Music, tractor parade, games, arts/crafts, flea market, food, fun.  Saluda Township Park, Hwy 62.  812-866-4178

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Mayor’s Movies in the Park

August 31 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bicentennial Park, 106 West Vaughn Dr.
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

FREE Movie in the Park begins at dusk. Toy Story will be shown. In case of inclement weather, movie will be moved indoors OR rescheduled. Stay tuned to this page and City of Madison IN - City Hall for updates.

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September 2018

Rockin’ on the River

September 1 @ 10:00 am
Madison Riverfront Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Car show & concert charity event. 10am-12pm  812-265-4133

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Canaan Fall Festival and Pony Express Mail Run

September 7 - September 8
Canaan Restoration Council, Main Street
Canaan, IN 47224 United States
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FREE

Pony express mail run between Canaan and Madison.  Food, stage entertainment, kid's games, exhibits , flea market, arts/crafts.   Admission Free. For more info 812-839-6855 Friday - 3pm - 10pm; Saturday 8am-10:00pm.  

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Behind the Scenes Tour

September 8 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
+ Google Map
$5 - $12

Exclusive look into all the nooks & crannies.  Tour goers should be prepared to climb stairs & walk on uneven surfaces.  $12 adults, $10 seniors, $5 children (3-17), 812-265-3526 There will not be a standard 4 p.m. tour.

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Music at the Mansion

September 8 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

Small Time Napoleon will perform on the Lanier Mansion grounds. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets. This concert, in part, is made possible by the Indiana Arts Commission and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency. 812-265-3526. Donations encouraged.

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Music in the Park

September 14 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until September 14, 2018

Broadway Fountain, N. Broadway Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

Local and regional bands rock out downtown Madison's historic district! Local food vendors and family friendly atmosphere. 5pm-9pm Bring your lawn chair!  

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Madison’s Treasures Walking Tour

September 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until October 20, 2018

Broadway Fountain Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map
Free

Guided walking tour of Madison's Downtown Treasures. Includes Architecture, Art and History. Tour begins & ends at Broadway Fountain, 10am-12pm. Historic Madison, Inc. (HMI) 812-265-2967, donations accepted. (Formerly the Architectural Walking Tour)

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Hispanic Cultural Awareness Day

September 15 @ 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Broadway Fountain Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map
Free

Cultural appreciation of Hispanic traditions w/food, dance, and music from various Latin American Countries. Broadway Fountain, 4:00-8:30 pm.  For more information 812- 701-2821 or 812-493-5062

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Lanier/Madison Ghost Walk

September 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$7 - $15

The first stop on the walk will be the Lanier Mansion itself.  A costumed guide will take guests throughout the house, including its eerie basement, and recount stories about spirits that many believe inhabit the home. Then, the group will take to the nearby streets of downtown Madison and stop outside three other locations that are rumored to be haunted. Guests should be prepared to go up and down stairs and walk on uneven surfaces around downtown Madison. Tickets for the…

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Mayor’s Movie in the Park

September 21 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Bicentennial Park, 106 West Vaughn Dr.
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

FREE Movie in the Park begins at dusk. Jumanji will be shown. In case of inclement weather, movie will be moved indoors OR rescheduled. Stay tuned to this page and City of Madison IN - City Hall for updates.

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5 to the 5 Vintage Hydros Presents Madison Vintage Thunder

September 22 - September 23
Madison Riverfront Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map
FREE

Vintage race boat event to be held on the Ohio River. A family friendly event. See 30-50 vintage hydroplanes all of varying sizes and power.  10am-5pm both days. Free admission! For more information call 812-701-1073.

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Lanier/Madison Ghost Walk

September 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$7 - $15

Reservations required. The first stop on the walk will be the Lanier Mansion itself.  A costumed guide will take guests throughout the house, including its eerie basement, and recount stories about spirits that many believe inhabit the home. Then, the group will take to the nearby streets of downtown Madison and stop outside three other locations that are rumored to be haunted. Guests should be prepared to go up and down stairs and walk on uneven surfaces around downtown Madison. Tickets…

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Fall Old Court Days

September 28 - September 30
Jefferson County Courthouse, 300 East Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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FREE

Unique handmade items, crafts, antiques, collectibles and delicious food selections around the courthouse square, Jefferson & Second St. and the city parking lot. All proceeds go back to the community. Free admission.  Saturday Fish Fry at Fairplay Fire Co. Sponsored by the Madison Pilot Club, 812-493-2024. Fri 11am-6pm Sat - 9am-6pm Sun 10am-4pm

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Fourth Friday Downtown

September 28 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until November 23, 2018

Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Participating stores have extended hours, music, fun. 5-8/9pm 812-493-4984

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Madison Chautauqua Festival of Art

September 29 - September 30
Historic Downtown, Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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FREE

Enjoy Southern Indiana's premier outdoor juried fine arts & crafts show featuring artists & craftsmen from across the nation. Riverfront food fest, entertainment, and children's activity tent. Historic neighborhood between Broadway & Vine Streets and along Ohio Riverfront. Saturday and Sunday 10-5 p.m.  Free admission. 800-559-2956/812-265-2956.  Annual Event www.madisonchautauqua.com

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Harvest Celebration Festival

September 29 @ 10:00 am - September 30 @ 6:00 pm
Lanthier Winery, 123 Mill Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

10am-6pm daily.  A grand gathering of artists and crafters showcased in the winery's beautiful gardens.  Enjoy wine tasting, garden tours, live music, strolling the outdoor galleries.

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Madison Municipal Airport Fly-In | Aviation Day

September 29 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Madison Municipal Airport, 3919 West Ims Lane
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Donation

Details to follow. RAIN DATE is September 30th

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Lanier/Madison Ghost Walk

September 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
+ Google Map
$7 - $15

The first stop on the walk will be the Lanier Mansion itself.  A costumed guide will take guests throughout the house, including its eerie basement, and recount stories about spirits that many believe inhabit the home. Then, the group will take to the nearby streets of downtown Madison and stop outside three other locations that are rumored to be haunted. Guests should be prepared to go up and down stairs and walk on uneven surfaces around downtown Madison. Tickets for the…

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October 2018

Tri Kappa Tour of Homes

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Historic Downtown, Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$18 - $20

Biennial tour of Historic sites in downtown Madison. Hours Friday and Saturday 10am-6pm and Sunday, 12pm-5pm. Presale until Sept 21st: Adults are $18 Child (5-10) are $6 Under 5 free   After Sept 21st: Adults are $20 Child (5-10) are $8 Under 5 free For more information call: 812-599-2638 or email: nadjaboone@yahoo.com

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Hanover College Homecoming Weekend

October 6 - October 7
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Madison Riverfront Development Committee’s 2nd Annual Golf Cart/UTV Poker Run

October 6 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Madison’s Riverfront, Vaugh Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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This event is a fundraiser for the Riverfront Development Corporation and is sponsored by Super ATV.  For more info call 513-213-5051 or 812-701-1000. No entry fee, you only need to purchase cards for your poker hand! Good luck!

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Tri Kappa Tour of Homes

October 6 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Historic Downtown, Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
+ Google Map
$18 - $20

Biennial tour of Historic sites in downtown Madison. Hours Friday and Saturday 10am-6pm and Sunday, 12pm-5pm. Presale until Sept 21st: Adults are $18 Child (5-10) are $6 Under 5 free   After Sept 21st: Adults are $20 Child (5-10) are $8 Under 5 free

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2nd Annual Madison Golf Cart/UTV Poker Run

October 6 @ 12:00 pm - 7:30 pm
$25.00

2nd ANNUAL GOLF CART/UTV POKER RUN on Historic Madison Indiana's Riverfront $1000 Grand Prize, $300 Second Place, $100 Third Place Saturday, October 6, 2018 Registration Starts at 12:00 Noon at the Gazebo on Vaughn Drive. $25 per hand, play as many hands as you wish. High hand wins. Drive your golf cart or UTV to 5 designated stops along the riverfront, pick a card at each stop. You have 4 hours to make five stops. Return to the gazebo at 4…

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Tri Kappa Tour of Homes

October 7 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Historic Downtown, Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$18 - $20

Biennial tour of Historic sites in downtown Madison. Hours Friday and Saturday 10am-6pm and Sunday, 12pm-5pm. Presale until Sept 21st: Adults are $18 Child (5-10) are $6 Under 5 free   After Sept 21st: Adults are $20 Child (5-10) are $8 Under 5 free

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Hunter’s Moon Celebration

October 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lanthier Winery, 123 Mill Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

Fall gardening and plant give away.  The big bulb drop and fall divide mix. For more info 812-273-2409

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Soup Stew Chili & Brew

October 13 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map
FREE

On Madison's Main Street. The event features music, food, fun activities, live music, beer and wine gardens, carnival rides and shopping and all the great tastes of fall!  11am to 5pm. Call 812-265-3135. Sponsored by the Madison Area Chamber of Commerce. Free admission. Tickets available for tasting & games. Family Friendly!

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Behind the Scenes Tour

October 13 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
+ Google Map
$5 - $12

Exclusive look into all the nooks & crannies.  Tour goers should be prepared to climb stairs & walk on uneven surfaces.  $12 adults, $10 seniors, $5 children (3-17), 812-265-3526 There will not be a standard 4 p.m. tour.

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Lanier/Madison Ghost Walk

October 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$7 - $15

Reservations required! The first stop on the walk will be the Lanier Mansion itself.  A costumed guide will take guests throughout the house, including its eerie basement, and recount stories about spirits that many believe inhabit the home. Then, the group will take to the nearby streets of downtown Madison and stop outside three other locations that are rumored to be haunted. Guests should be prepared to go up and down stairs and walk on uneven surfaces around downtown Madison. Tickets…

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Belle of Louisville Sunset Cruise

October 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
$15

  Sunset cruise on the Belle.    Cruise 7pm-8:30pm, boarding at 6:30pm. $15/ adults and seniors $10/child ages 3-12 For more info 502-574-2992  

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Madison’s Treasures Walking Tour

October 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Broadway Fountain Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map
Free

Guided walking tour of Madison's Downtown Treasures. Includes Architecture, Art and History. Tour begins & ends at Broadway Fountain, 10am-12pm. Historic Madison, Inc. (HMI) 812-265-2967, donations accepted. (Formerly the Architectural Walking Tour)

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Lanier/Madison Ghost Walk

October 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$7 - $15

  Reservations required! The first stop on the walk will be the Lanier Mansion itself.  A costumed guide will take guests throughout the house, including its eerie basement, and recount stories about spirits that many believe inhabit the home. Then, the group will take to the nearby streets of downtown Madison and stop outside three other locations that are rumored to be haunted. Guests should be prepared to go up and down stairs and walk on uneven surfaces around downtown Madison.…

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Belle of Louisville Sunset Cruise

October 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Sunset Cruise (open to the public) 7-8:30 pm, boarding at 6:30 pm. This cruise is in Madison, Indiana, will go up river and back, estimated hour and a half tour. $15 for seniors and adults $10 for children ages 3-12 *Cruise will be cancelled if a minimum number tickets are not sold. For tickets or more info call 502-574-2992

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Fourth Friday Downtown

October 26 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until November 23, 2018

Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Participating stores have extended hours, music, fun. 5-8/9pm 812-493-4984

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Lanier/Madison Ghost Walk

October 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$7 - $15

Lanier Mansion State Historic Site will conduct ghost walks beginning at 7 p.m. that will start at the Lanier/Madison Visitor Center.  The first stop on the walk will be the Lanier Mansion itself.  A costumed guide will recount some of the ghost stories related to Lanier as the guests walk throughout the home, including its eerie basement.  Then, the group will take to the streets of downtown Madison and stop outside several locations that are rumored to be haunted. The…

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Ghost Walk

October 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$7 - $15

Lanier Mansion State Historic Site will conduct ghost walks beginning at 7 p.m. that will start at the Lanier/Madison Visitor Center.  The first stop on the walk will be the Lanier Mansion itself.  A costumed guide will recount some of the ghost stories related to Lanier as the guests walk throughout the home, including its eerie basement.  Then, the group will take to the streets of downtown Madison and stop outside several locations that are rumored to be haunted. The…

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Red, White and Boo!

October 31 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Brown Gym, 100 Broadway St
Madison, 47250 United States
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Free

Free, safe community Halloween Party. Treat bags, games and activities for kids of all ages. For more info 812-265-8300

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November 2018

Indiana Wine Trail Fall Haul

November 3 - November 4
Free

11am-5pm.  Tour all seven Southeast Indiana Wineries, food and wine pairings. For more info 888-473-6500

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Veteran’s Day Program

November 8 @ 3:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Free

This program recognizes those who have served and are serving in attendance at Brown Gym. Enjoy songs and dancing from different eras. For more information call (812) 265-4758.

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Downtown Holiday Open House

November 9 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map
Free

Main Street's Signature Event!  Elaborate holiday displays, new releases of holiday items, special promotions, and goodies for customers. For more info 812-493-4984

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Deal with the Dealer

November 10 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

9am-6pm at Lumber Mill Antique Mall. Get the best deal in town! Call 812-273-3040 for details.

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Behind the Scenes Tour

November 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$5 - $12

Exclusive look into all the nooks & crannies.  Tour goers should be prepared to climb stairs & walk on uneven surfaces.  $12 adults, $10 seniors, $5 children(3-17) , 812-265-3526 There will not be a standard 4 p.m. tour.

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Deck the Halls

November 11 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lanthier Winery, 123 Mill Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

Learn the "how to" of holiday splendor and tree trimming during this interactive event.  Pre-release holiday wine access. For more info 812-273-2409

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Deck the Halls

November 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lanthier Winery, 123 Mill Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

Learn the "how to" of holiday splendor and tree trimming during this interactive event.  Pre-release holiday wine access. For more info 812-273-2409

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Festival of Trees & Host of Angels

November 23 - December 23
Lanthier Winery, 123 Mill Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

10am-6pm November 23 - December 24; extended hours until 8pm during Thanksgiving weekend and first weekend of December. A forest of glittering, gleaming trees.  Children must be accompanied by adult.  Midwest's largest private collection of angels. For more info 812-273-2409

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Nights Great Cookie Caper!

November 23 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Madison Visitor’s Center, 601 W. First Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Fridays and Saturdays tour weekends, at the Visitors Center.  Purchase homemade cookies and sweet treats WHILE THEY LAST!  All proceeds benefit local charity.

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Fourth Friday Downtown

November 23 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 5:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until November 23, 2018

Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Participating stores have extended hours, music, fun. 5-8/9pm 812-493-4984

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Nights Before Christmas Candlelight Tour of Homes

November 23 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Historic Downtown, Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$20

Fridays 5-9pm and Saturdays 3-9pm.  Celebrate the Christmas season while touring public sites and historic private homes. Adult tickets $20, children (5-12) $5.  Sponsored by the Visit Madison, 800/559-2956 or 812/265-2956. Pre-sale tickets $15 for adults (this price ends 2 weeks before the first night of the tour) Online and phone orders are subject to a $1 handling fee per ticket

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Light Up Madison

November 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Broadway Fountain Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

6pm at the fountain  Start the holiday season in Madison. For more info 812-493-4984

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Nights Great Cookie Caper!

November 24 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Madison Visitor’s Center, 601 W. First Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Fridays and Saturdays tour weekends, at the Visitors Center.  Purchase homemade cookies and sweet treats WHILE THEY LAST!  All proceeds benefit local charity.

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Nights Before Christmas Candlelight Tour of Homes

November 24 @ 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Historic Downtown, Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$20

Fridays 5-9pm and Saturdays 3-9pm.  Celebrate the Christmas season while touring public sites and historic private homes. Adult tickets $20, children (5-12) $5.  Sponsored by the Visit Madison, 800/559-2956 or 812/265-2956. Pre-sale tickets $15 for adults (this price ends 2 weeks before the first night of the tour)   Online and phone orders are subject to a $1 handling fee per ticket

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Nights Great Cookie Caper!

November 30 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Madison Visitors Center, 601 W. First St.
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Fridays and Saturdays tour weekends, at the Visitors Center.  Purchase homemade cookies and sweet treats WHILE THEY LAST!  All proceeds benefit local charity.

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Nights Before Christmas Candlelight Tour of Homes

November 30 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Historic Downtown, Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$20

Fridays 5-9pm and Saturdays 3pm-9pm.  Celebrate the Christmas season while touring public sites and historic private homes. Adult tickets $20, children (5-12) $5. Sponsored by the VisitMadison, Inc., 800/559-2956 or 812/265-2956. Pre-sale tickets $15 for adults (this price ends 2 weeks before the first night of the tour. Online and phone orders are subject to a $1 handling fee per ticket

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December 2018

Christmas Craft Show

December 1 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Brown Gym, 100 Broadway St
Madison, 47250 United States
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Free

Annual Christmas show featuring hand-crafted decorations and gifts, plus food and a live music performance by Madison Community Band featuring Christmas music. For more info 812-265-4758.

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Madison Handmade Market

December 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Little Golden Fox, 602 W. Main St.
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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10am-5pm   A juried shopping experience featuring a variety of goods by local artisans at Little Golden Fox. for more info 812-274-1080

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A Very Merry Madison Christmas Parade

December 1 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map
Free

Annual Christmas parade.  Downtown Madison begins at Jefferson, ends at Mill Street. For more info 812-265-8300

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Nights Great Cookie Caper!

December 1 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Madison Visitors Center, 601 W. First St.
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Fridays and Saturdays tour weekends, at the Visitors Center.  Purchase homemade cookies and sweet treats WHILE THEY LAST!  All proceeds benefit local charity.

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Nights Before Christmas Candlelight Tour of Homes

December 1 @ 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Historic Downtown, Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$20

Fridays 5-9pm and Saturdays 3-9pm.  Celebrate the Christmas season while touring public sites and historic private homes. Adult tickets $20, children (5-12) $5.  Sponsored by the Visit Madison, 800/559-2956 or 812/265-2956. Pre-sale tickets $15 for adults (this price ends 2 weeks before the first night of the tour) Online and phone orders are subject to a $1 handling fee per ticket

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Sugarplum Celebration

December 8 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lanthier Winery, 123 Mill Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

12pm-2pm  A "sweet holiday vision" dancing with complimentary samples of fudge, cookies, candies and sugarplums.  Families welcome. For more info 812-273-2409

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Behind the Scenes Tour

December 8 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$5 - $12

Exclusive look into all the nooks & crannies. Tour goers should be prepared to climb stairs & walk on uneven surfaces. $12 adults, $10 seniors, $5 children(3-17) , 812-265-3526 There will not be a standard 4 p.m. tour.

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