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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CANCELLED – Sweet Springtime Tea | A Hats & High Tea Series Event

April 26 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus), this event is cancelled. 

In the tradition of Ellen Shrewsbury and Ann Windle, graciously welcoming Madisonians into their home since 1849–come enjoy the 2nd in the 2020 Hats & High Tea Series at the award-winning, restored Shrewsbury-Windle House, a National Historic Landmark.


Ticket includes a four-course tea featuring delicious sweets and savories served on fine china, a selection of excellent teas, period music, fresh flowers, photo-ops, free gifts and fun for all. Limited seating. Call 812-265-2967 for cash/check tickets or below link for online.

Hats, dresses, jackets and ties recommended; ABSOLUTELY no jeans or stilettos, please.

Proceeds benefit the ongoing care of Shrewsbury-Windle House.

Hats & High Tea Series Dates:

  • September 13th – Gatsby Glamour Tea
  • December 13th – A Merry Christmas Tea


Historic Madison Inc


Shrewsbury-Windle House
301 W. First Street
Madison, IN 78641 United States
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