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, parades, arts/crafts shows, 5Ks, car shows, food & wine tastings, and beer on tap – just to name a few.

Our largest events include Madison River Jam (formerly RiverRoots), Madison Regatta, Madison Ribberfest BBQ & Blues, Madison Chautauqua Festival of Art, Soup, Stew, Chili & Brew Festival, Nights Before Christmas Candlelight Tour of Homes, and Wonderland in the Park.


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Madison Halloween Festival

October 30 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

The City of Madison will host a ‘Halloween Festival’ on Saturday, October 30th, from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Families and children are encouraged to dress up in costumes and head to Bicentennial Park where the festival will be held.
There will be a petting zoo with over 20 animals, a juggler entertaining the crowd, a canine costume contest, vendors, candy and more! Judging for both costume contests will begin at 11:30 a.m. in front of City Hall.
Main Street will be closed between Broadway and Mulberry Streets from 8:00a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Red, White, and Boo! will be replaced this year by the city Halloween Festival. In case of inclement weather, the festival will be moved to the Brown Gym.
For more information, including how to register for the costume contests, call 812-265-8300 or visit: www.madison-in.gov/427/Halloween-in-Madison.


October 30
11:00 am - 2:00 pm


City of Madison


Madison Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

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