365 days a year, Madison is an ideal destination.
No matter the season, you can always count on our restaurants, shopping, tours and more! Whether you’re with your family or having your furry friend tag along, there are year-round experiences waiting here for you. In the spring, enjoy Madison’s gorgeous blooms; spend your summer exploring the great outdoors or attending one of our annual festivals; when fall rolls around, you’ll be awe-struck at the gorgeous autumn foliage; winter will bring the revival of Merry Madison and all the holiday cheer! What adventures are waiting here for you? Click here to sign up for our monthly newsletter to stay in the know on all the special events happening here in our beautiful river town!
Every day of the week, you can find delicious locally-owned restaurants in our Historic Downtown District. The following restaurants are open daily*:
Shop our locally-owned shops, boutiques & antiques! Here’s a list of who is ready to welcome you any day of the week*:
- James Dell
- Betty Jeffries
- Little Peoples Boutique
- Fine Threads
- McWhiggin’s Wonder Emporium
- Old Tyme Marketplace
- Hertz Shoes
- Fountain Alley Bodycare
- River West Antique Mall
- Lumber Mill Antique Mall
Spend time outdoors! You can visit the hiking trails at Clifty Falls State Park or Hanover College any day of the week. Go bird watching at Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge. Explore our area bicycling routes throughout Jefferson County. Rent a golf cart from Acree Alley Carts and cruise along the riverfront. If the weather is nice, shoot a round of golf at one of our area golf courses. Stop by the Visitors Center and check out the walking and driving tour brochures we have to offer!
Have a one of a kind lodging experience any day of the year! Madison has a wealth of accommodating hotels, rustic log cabins, historic bed & breakfasts and gorgeous guest homes to provide you with a magical and memorable stay. Click here to view all of the places to stay in Madison.
*Please check individual listings for most updated hours of operation.