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.
CANCELLED – Madison River Jam Music Festival
Madison River Jam looking ahead to 2021
Dear loyal RiverRoots Fans,
You have been anxiously awaiting information about this event. As some of you may have heard this event is being rebranded and renamed 𝑴𝒂𝒅𝒊𝒔𝒐𝒏 𝑹𝒊𝒗𝒆𝒓 𝑱𝒂𝒎. Although this is considered a new event, we are hopeful to honor the RiverRoots vibe, and continue to celebrate jammin’ on the Riverfront. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and government guidelines on public gatherings and crowds, Madison River Jam will have to wait until June 2021. We are very much looking forward to continuing this event, held the second weekend in June!
Visit Madison Event Coordinator Katie Burress stated, “𝐼𝑡 𝑖𝑠 𝑣𝑒𝑟𝑦 𝑢𝑛𝑓𝑜𝑟𝑡𝑢𝑛𝑎𝑡𝑒 𝑡ℎ𝑎𝑡 𝑤𝑒 ℎ𝑎𝑣𝑒 ℎ𝑎𝑑 𝑡𝑜 𝑚𝑎𝑘𝑒 𝑡ℎ𝑒𝑑𝑒𝑐𝑖𝑠𝑖𝑜𝑛 𝑡𝑜 𝑐𝑎𝑛𝑐𝑒𝑙 𝑀𝑎𝑑𝑖𝑠𝑜𝑛 𝑅𝑖𝑣𝑒𝑟 𝐽𝑎𝑚 𝑓𝑜𝑟 𝑡ℎ𝑒 2020 𝑒𝑣𝑒𝑛𝑡 𝑠𝑒𝑎𝑠𝑜𝑛. 𝑊𝑒 𝑤𝑒𝑟𝑒 𝑤𝑒𝑙𝑙 𝑖𝑛𝑡𝑜 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝑝𝑙𝑎𝑛𝑛𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑎𝑛𝑑𝑟𝑒𝑏𝑟𝑎𝑛𝑑𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑜𝑓 𝑡ℎ𝑖𝑠 𝑒𝑣𝑒𝑛𝑡 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑤𝑒𝑟𝑒 𝑝𝑟𝑒𝑝𝑎𝑟𝑒𝑑 𝑡𝑜 𝑎𝑛𝑛𝑜𝑢𝑛𝑐𝑒 𝑜𝑢𝑟 𝑙𝑖𝑛𝑒𝑢𝑝 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑙𝑎𝑢𝑛𝑐ℎ 𝑡𝑖𝑐𝑘𝑒𝑡 𝑠𝑎𝑙𝑒𝑠 𝑒𝑎𝑟𝑙𝑦 𝑛𝑒𝑥𝑡𝑤𝑒𝑒𝑘.” Katie also added “𝐴𝑙𝑡ℎ𝑜𝑢𝑔ℎ 𝑖𝑡 𝑖𝑠 𝑑𝑖𝑠𝑎𝑝𝑝𝑜𝑖𝑛𝑡𝑖𝑛𝑔, 𝑤𝑒 𝑓𝑒𝑒𝑙 𝑡ℎ𝑎𝑡 𝑖𝑡 𝑖𝑠 𝑤ℎ𝑎𝑡’𝑠 𝑏𝑒𝑠𝑡 𝑓𝑜𝑟 𝑜𝑢𝑟 𝑐𝑜𝑚𝑚𝑢𝑛𝑖𝑡𝑦𝑎𝑡 𝑡ℎ𝑖𝑠 𝑡𝑖𝑚𝑒. 𝐼 𝑎𝑚 𝑡ℎ𝑎𝑛𝑘𝑓𝑢𝑙 𝑓𝑜𝑟 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝑚𝑎𝑛𝑦 𝑝𝑒𝑜𝑝𝑙𝑒 𝑤ℎ𝑜 𝑝𝑙𝑎𝑦𝑒𝑑 𝑎 𝑟𝑜𝑙𝑒 𝑖𝑛 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝑝𝑙𝑎𝑛𝑛𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑜𝑓 𝑀𝑎𝑑𝑖𝑠𝑜𝑛 𝑅𝑖𝑣𝑒𝑟𝐽𝑎𝑚, 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝑎𝑟𝑡𝑖𝑠𝑡𝑠 𝑤ℎ𝑜 ℎ𝑎𝑑 𝑐𝑜𝑚𝑚𝑖𝑡𝑡𝑒𝑑 𝑡𝑜 𝑝𝑒𝑟𝑓𝑜𝑟𝑚 𝑎𝑡 𝑡ℎ𝑖𝑠 𝑦𝑒𝑎𝑟’𝑠 𝑒𝑣𝑒𝑛𝑡, 𝑎𝑠 𝑤𝑒𝑙𝑙 𝑎𝑠 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝑐𝑜𝑚𝑚𝑢𝑛𝑖𝑡𝑦𝑚𝑒𝑚𝑏𝑒𝑟𝑠 𝑤ℎ𝑜 ℎ𝑎𝑣𝑒 𝑠𝑢𝑝𝑝𝑜𝑟𝑡𝑒𝑑 𝑢𝑠 𝑡ℎ𝑟𝑜𝑢𝑔ℎ𝑜𝑢𝑡 𝑡ℎ𝑖𝑠 𝑡𝑟𝑎𝑛𝑠𝑖𝑡𝑖𝑜𝑛. 𝑇ℎ𝑒 𝑉𝑖𝑠𝑖𝑡 𝑀𝑎𝑑𝑖𝑠𝑜𝑛 𝑡𝑒𝑎𝑚 𝑖𝑠 𝑙𝑜𝑜𝑘𝑖𝑛𝑔𝑓𝑜𝑟𝑤𝑎𝑟𝑑 𝑡𝑜 ℎ𝑜𝑠𝑡𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑎𝑛 𝑒𝑣𝑒𝑛𝑡 𝑡𝑜 𝑏𝑟𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝑐𝑜𝑚𝑚𝑢𝑛𝑖𝑡𝑦 𝑡𝑜𝑔𝑒𝑡ℎ𝑒𝑟 𝑤ℎ𝑒𝑛 𝑒𝑣𝑒𝑛𝑡 𝑟𝑒𝑠𝑡𝑟𝑖𝑐𝑡𝑖𝑜𝑛𝑠 𝑎𝑟𝑒 𝑙𝑖𝑓𝑡𝑒𝑑 𝑎𝑛𝑑𝑎𝑟𝑒 ℎ𝑜𝑝𝑒𝑓𝑢𝑙 𝑡ℎ𝑎𝑡 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝑙𝑜𝑐𝑎𝑙 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝑟𝑒𝑔𝑖𝑜𝑛𝑎𝑙 𝑝𝑒𝑟𝑓𝑜𝑟𝑚𝑒𝑟𝑠 𝑤ℎ𝑜 𝑤𝑒𝑟𝑒 𝑠𝑙𝑜𝑡𝑡𝑒𝑑 𝑡𝑜 𝑝𝑒𝑟𝑓𝑜𝑟𝑚 𝑎𝑡 𝑀𝑎𝑑𝑖𝑠𝑜𝑛 𝑅𝑖𝑣𝑒𝑟𝐽𝑎𝑚 𝑤𝑖𝑙𝑙 𝑏𝑒 𝑎𝑏𝑙𝑒 𝑡𝑜 𝑗𝑜𝑖𝑛 𝑢𝑠 𝑎𝑡 𝑡ℎ𝑖𝑠 𝑐𝑜𝑚𝑚𝑢𝑛𝑖𝑡𝑦 𝑒𝑣𝑒𝑛𝑡.”
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