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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March 2019

St. Patrick’s Day

March 17, 2019
Historic Downtown, Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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The Ohio Valley Celtic Society (OVCS) Sunday Afternoon Tea at the Red Bicycle Hall - 125 E. Main Street. Enjoy a selection of Irish Teas served alongside classic tea time snacks. Open to the public, no charge but donations are appreciated. 1pm-4pm. Adult beverages, cash bar! Bring you darts! For more info on this event call 812-274-2707.   Check local establishments and FACEBOOK for more St. Patrick's events around town! For information, please call Visit Madison at 1-800-559-2956. | www.facebook.com/visitmadisonindiana

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April 2019

Bits and Pieces Quilt Show

April 12, 2019 @ 10:00 am - April 13, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Jefferson County 4-H Fairgrounds, 3852 Indiana 256
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$5.00

10am-5pm daily, 4-H Fairgrounds, 812-273-2288  

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Behind the Scenes Tour

April 13, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$6 – $13

Lanier Mansion, 4pm.  Exclusive look into all the nooks & crannies.  Tour goers should be prepared to climb stairs & walk on uneven surfaces.  $13 adults, $11 seniors, $6 children, 812-265-3526 There will not be a standard 4pm tour.

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Violin Virtuosi, Young Violinists from the IU Jacobs School of Music

April 28, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Trinity Methodist Church, 412 W. Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free, Donations Accepted

Violin Virtuosi - Exceptional Young Violinists from the IU Jacobs School of Music under the direction of Mimi Zweig. Brought to you by the Madison Performing Arts Foundation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=108&v=cuUi4dYSkcY Sponsored in part by Indiana Arts Commission and Community Foundation of Madison & Jefferson County Free, Donations Accepted For more information contact: Starla Raley (812) 265-3225   BY JANET MANDELSTAM These musical ambassadors from Indiana University have performed — and been cheered — all over the world, most recently in Argentina and…

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May 2019

Flo & Edna Quilt Exhibit & Trail Stop

May 10, 2019 @ 10:00 am - June 10, 2019 @ 4:30 pm
Jefferson County Historical Society, 615 W. First Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free, donations appreciated

Walk through forty years of quilt making, from Depression Era everyday quilts to top-of-the-bed applique quilts of the 1960's. See how fabric availability, color, patterns, and applique kits changed the look and purpose of quilt making for mid-century grandmothers Flo Askin and Edna George. The exhibit will be on display in Madison from MAY 10-June 10, 2019 at the Jefferson County Historical Society History Center 615 W. First Street | Madison, IN - Monday -Saturday 10am - 4:30 pm FREE…

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Madison in Bloom

May 11, 2019 @ 10:00 am - May 12, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
The History Center, 615 West First Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$20.00

Spring garden tour, featuring beautiful and unique private gardens with the historic district. Biennial tour held in odd years. Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 12pm-4pm. $20, 812-265-2335

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Behind the Scenes Tour

May 11, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$6 – $13

Lanier Mansion, 4pm.  Exclusive look into all the nooks & crannies.  Tour goers should be prepared to climb stairs & walk on uneven surfaces.  $13 adults, $11 seniors, $6 children, 812-265-3526 There will not be a standard 4pm tour.

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Madison Community Players: Don’t Talk To the Actors

May 17, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Livery Stable, 313 Broadway Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$10

Don’t Talk To the Actors a comedy by Tom Dudzick By Special Arrangement with Playscripts, Inc. (www.playscripts.com) The best laid plans go awry when the cast and crew of a Broadway-bound play resort to manipulation, diva-like behavior, and chaotic abandon to get what they want. Fledgling playwright Jerry Przpezniak and his fiancee are a couple of Buffalo greenhorns suddenly swept up in the whirlwind of New York's theater scene when Jerry's play is optioned for the big money, ego-driven world…

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Madison Community Players presents: Don’t Talk to the Actors

May 17, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - May 18, 2019 @ 8:30 pm
Democratic Headquarters, 408 E. Main St. United States + Google Map
$10

Don't Talk to the Actors, a comedy and special arrangement produced by Playscripts, Inc. Friday, May 17th - 7 p.m. Saturday, May 18th, 7 p.m. Sunday, May 19th, 2:30 p.m.

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Madison in Bloom

May 18, 2019 @ 10:00 am - May 19, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
The History Center, 615 West First Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$20

Spring garden tour, featuring beautiful and unique private gardens within the historic district. Biennial tour held in odd years. Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 12pm-4pm. $20, 812-265-2335

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Madison Community Players Matinee: Don’t Talk to the Actors

May 19, 2019 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Democratic Headquarters, 408 E. Main St. United States + Google Map
$10

Don't Talk to the Actors, a comedy and special arrangement produced by Playscripts, Inc. Sunday Matinee, May 19th, 2:30 p.m.

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June 2019

Behind the Scenes Tour

June 8, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$6 – $13

Lanier Mansion, 4pm.  Exclusive look into all the nooks & crannies.  Tour goers should be prepared to climb stairs & walk on uneven surfaces.  $13 adults, $11 seniors, $6 children, 812-265-3526 There will not be a standard 4pm tour.

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2019 IHSBCA North-South All Star Series

June 21, 2019 @ 8:00 am - June 23, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Madison Consolidated High School, 743 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$5,

  Madison will host the Indiana High School Baseball Coaches Association (IHSBCA) annual North South All-Star Series for the first time. Join in the fun and watch these young men from across the state compete. In coordination with Madison Consolidated High School, Hanover College, the City of Madison, and Visit Madison, Inc.. All Games will take place at the Gary O'Neal Field at Madison Consolidated High School. SATURDAY GAMES: Game 1 - Delayed to 2:00 p.m. Game 2 - Immediately…

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Runway Alley Fashion Show

June 28, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
IN United States + Google Map
Free

Come enjoy a Free “Runway Alley Fashion Show” of the latest trends for June's 4th Friday (June 28th) on Central Ave. & Main Street.  Bring lawn chairs and a cool drink~ music & entertainment provided. See the latest trends and sales racks! Presented by Blush on Main & Blush Salon

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July 2019

Roostertail Music Festival

July 4, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - July 6, 2019 @ 11:30 pm
Bicentennial Park, 106 West Vaughn Dr.
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Indiana's newest music festival becomes part of our oldest boat racing tradition! Roostertail Music Festival. See a number of great Rock, Reggae and Country artists. Enjoy Food Trucks, Breweries, Fireworks, Racing and the best music acts you will see all SUMMER! FREE Thursday night concert, more to come! Kid-friendly, come after the City of Madison/Madison Regatta Parade or come on down early, gates open at 4:30 p.m. Tickets Not For Sale At This Time.

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City of Madison/ Madison Regatta Parade

July 5, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map
Free

Celebrate the Independence Holiday with the City of Madison/Madison Regatta Parade sponsored by German American Bank on Main Street. Parade is on Friday, July 5th. Starts at Jefferson Street at 7:00 p.m. Head over to the Roostertail Music Festival at Bicentennial Park after the parade.

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Jefferson County 4H Fair

July 8, 2019 - July 13, 2019
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. $2/car, $2 walk-in.

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American Queen

July 10, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Madison’s Riverfront, Vaugh Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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This popular riverboat will be docked on Madison's riverfront from 8am-1pm   No public tours.

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Behind the Scenes Tour

July 13, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$6 – $13

Lanier Mansion, 4pm.  Exclusive look into all the nooks & crannies.  Tour goers should be prepared to climb stairs & walk on uneven surfaces.  $13 adults, $11 seniors, $6 children, 812-265-3526 There will not be a standard 4pm tour.

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Summer Sidewalk Sale

July 26, 2019 - July 27, 2019
Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Join Main Street merchants for the biggest sale of the season! Free lemonade and treats too! Begins 11am Friday and ends at 8pm Saturday, downtown merchants.  812-274-0195. Fri. 11:00am -8:00pm Sat. 11:00am - 6:00pm  

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Indiana Wine Trail Artisan Weekend

July 27, 2019 - July 28, 2019

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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Trio Tour of Stellar Projects: New Use for Old Buildings

July 27, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
IN United States + Google Map
FREE

Visit three exciting Madison "Indiana Stellar Designated" transformations in three stages of development. The Tack Factory, the former Elks Building and the Eagle Cotton Mill. No charge to "Look See". Visit any building between 9am & 12 noon, in any order. Cornerstone representatives will welcome you. A representative of the building construction team or owners will also be there for this exciting peek into the future of Madison.  

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American Queen & American Duchess Visit

July 28, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Madison’s Riverfront, Vaugh Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Take a stroll on Madison, Indiana's beautiful riverfront and enjoy the sights of not one but two steamboats at the Port of Madison. The American Queen and American Duchess Steamboats will be docked from 8:00am-5:00 pm (No public access) The American Duchess is the first all-suite paddlewheeler on U.S. rivers, a floating, intimate masterpiece that can carry up to 166 guests through America's heartland. The paddlewheeler, created from a 1995 hull, was completely reconstructed to become one of the most…

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August 2019

Behind the Scenes Tour

August 10, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$6 – $13

Lanier Mansion, 4pm.  Exclusive look into all the nooks & crannies.  Tour goers should be prepared to climb stairs & walk on uneven surfaces.  $13 adults, $11 seniors, $6 children, 812-265-3526 There will not be a standard 4pm tour.

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Movie in the Park: Featuring Finding Dory

August 10, 2019 @ 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. Concessions available for purchase from Kona Ice of Madison/Columbus Indiana! In case of inclement weather, movie will be moved indoors OR rescheduled. Stay tuned to this  EVENT and the city page: City of Madison IN - City Hall  Please thank our sponsors who make these movies possible: TITLE SPONSOR: Sedam Contracting Supporting sponsors: North Madison Christian Church, F.C. Tucker/Scott Lynch Group - Madison, The Friendship State Bank, Madison Precision, Eye Care Group Madison,…

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Music at the Mansion | Featuring The Rigbys

August 17, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

The Rigbys will perform on the Lanier Mansion grounds. The Rigbys, one of the finest Beatles celebration bands in the entire Midwest. Entertaining audiences with the legendary band’s many hits, as well as their solo work, The Rigbys are sure to transport our guests back to the height of Beatlemania and the British Invasion. 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…

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I Spy Greek Revival: Madison’s Great Greek Walking Tour

August 23, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
IN United States + Google Map
$25 – $30

Are you a fan of GREEK REVIVAL Architecture? Wonder why its so relevant in Madison? Find out when you join other adults for a journey through Madison's National Historic Landmark District to tour the Francis Costigan House, Lanier Mansion, Shrewsbury-Windle House and Holstein-Whitsitt House, a private residence. TOUR STARTS at the Francis Costigan House at 408 W. 3rd. Street, Madison, Indiana Presented by: Historic Madison, Inc. and Lanier Mansion State Historic Site. PRICES: $25 members / $30 non-members Refreshments will…

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Movie in the Park: Featuring Ralph Wrecks the Internet

August 24, 2019 @ 8:45 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. Concessions available for purchase from Kona Ice of Madison/Columbus Indiana! 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. Please thank our sponsors who make these movies possible: TITLE SPONSOR: Sedam Contracting Supporting sponsors: North Madison Christian Church, F.C. Tucker/Scott Lynch Group - Madison, The Friendship State Bank, Madison Precision, Eye Care Group Madison,…

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September 2019

Art Exhibit: 55 Years in “Cahoots”

September 1, 2019 @ 10:00 am - September 30, 2019 @ 4:30 pm
Jefferson County Historical Society, 615 W. First Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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55 Years in "Cahoots" Artists: Stephen & Karen M. Taylor She, from Ashland, Ohio, he, from New Haven, Indiana, by Providence they met as student artists at the Fort Wayne Institute, School of Fine Arts. Together, they forged a collaboration that has kept them in "Cahoots" for 55 years. Their path led them to Madison in the fall of 1973, intending to be in the valley for one year only, as Artists-in-the-Schools. That was 46 years ago. They just couldn't…

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Shawe Memorial & Pope John Summer Festival

September 6, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - September 7, 2019 @ 11:59 pm
IN United States + Google Map
Free Admission, Rides require purchased wristband

Always the weekend after Labor day, enjoy this community festival open to all. Festival includes carnival rides, live music featuring The Crashers, food, and games for all ages. Free admission, must purchase wristband for carnival rides. 221 W. State Street | 5pm-Midnight each night.  

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Chelsea Jubilee

September 7, 2019
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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Canaan Fall Festival and Pony Express Mail Run

September 13, 2019 - September 14, 2019
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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Saddles & Spurs | Free! | The Pony Express Visit

September 14, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Saddletree Factory, 106 Milton Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free, donations appreciated

The Pony Express will visit the Saddletree Factory Saturday, September 14th FREE Admission to the Saddletree Factory 2PM - "Greet the Pony Express Riders" Enjoy - Brats, hot dogs, and Root Beer! Open to the Public. Donations Accepted.  

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Behind the Scenes Tour

September 14, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$6 – $13

Lanier Mansion, 4pm.  Exclusive look into all the nooks & crannies.  Tour goers should be prepared to climb stairs & walk on uneven surfaces.  $13 adults, $11 seniors, $6 children, 812-265-3526 There will not be a standard 4pm tour.

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Lanier/Madison Ghost Walk

September 14, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$7 – $15

Venture inside the Lanier Mansion to enjoy a nighttime, behind-the-scenes tour of the home and hear spooky stories related to the house and its former inhabitants. Journey on to the nearby streets of downtown Madison and stop outside three other locations that are rumored to be haunted. The last stop will be the Broadway Tavern, where those ages 21+ can enjoy an additional “spirit” if they wish. Tours are offered from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. and 9:30 to 11 p.m.…

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5 to the 5 Vintage Hydros presents The Destiny Luxury Cruise

September 20, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - September 21, 2019 @ 10:00 pm
IN United States + Google Map
$100

5 to the 5 Vintage Hydros presents this unique evening opportunity to accompany the Vintage Thunder event. Both days Friday, September 20th and Saturday, September 21st board The Destiny Luxury Cruise Yacht on the Ohio River! There will be Live Music, Full Dinning, Dancing, Cash Bar - 3 Available, and Lounge Areas. On the riverfront at the Rivercreast Lighthouse, boarding will begin at 6:30 p.m., Departs at 7 p.m. and Returns at 10 p.m. Call Kathie 850-830-9579 or Matt 812-599-7555…

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Madison Performing Arts Foundation | Featuring music of Duke Ellington, Yvonne Davis & Friends

September 20, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Madison Presbyterian Church, 202 Broadway Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free, Donations Accepted

    Madison Performing Arts Foundation presents to you "An evening of Duke Ellington's Music with Yvonne Davis (Pianist) & Friends". Sponsored by:

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Lanier/Madison Ghost Walk

September 21, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$7 – $15

Venture inside the Lanier Mansion to enjoy a nighttime, behind-the-scenes tour of the home and hear spooky stories related to the house and its former inhabitants. Journey on to the nearby streets of downtown Madison and stop outside three other locations that are rumored to be haunted. The last stop will be the Broadway Tavern, where those ages 21+ can enjoy an additional “spirit” if they wish. Tours are offered from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. and 9:30 to 11 p.m.…

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Posh Pop Up Sale

September 26, 2019 - September 28, 2019

Presented by Wow! What A Find! & Blush on Main Great deals for the sophisticated bargain hunter! September 26th- Noon-9:00 pm September 27th- 9:00 am-6:00 pm September 28th-11:00am-4:00 pm 107 E. Second Street | Madison, IN Luxurious furniture, rugs, clothing, assorted jewelry, and accessories!

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18th Annual Madison Air Show

September 28, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Madison Municipal Airport, 3919 West Ims Lane
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Donation

Join us for the 18th Annual Madison Municipal Airport Air Show! https://www.madisonmunicipalairport.com/airshow.html Admission: Monetary Donation Times: Gates open at 10am. Air Show will portion will start at 1pm. RAIN DATE is September 29th

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Lanier/Madison Ghost Walk

September 28, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$7 – $15

Venture inside the Lanier Mansion to enjoy a nighttime, behind-the-scenes tour of the home and hear spooky stories related to the house and its former inhabitants. Journey on to the nearby streets of downtown Madison and stop outside three other locations that are rumored to be haunted. The last stop will be the Broadway Tavern, where those ages 21+ can enjoy an additional “spirit” if they wish. Tours are offered from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. and 9:30 to 11 p.m.…

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October 2019

Hanover College Homecoming Weekend

October 5, 2019 - October 6, 2019
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Madison Main Street Downtown Loft Tour

October 5, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map
$15

Enjoy a self-guided tour of downtown loft spaces in varying stages of development. For more info 812-274-0195. This event is biennial on odd years.

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“The Gathering” at Historic Eleutherian College

October 5, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Historic Eleutherian College, 6927 W. SR 250
Madison/Lancaster, IN United States
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Free, donations appreciated

The Gathering is an annual event, bringing back old friends and welcoming new ones as the college celebrates their heritage. Guest speakers, entertainment, and food! Many other activities to be announced, check the Facebook event fore more details.

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Lanier/Madison Ghost Walk

October 11, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - October 12, 2019 @ 11:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$7 – $15

Venture inside the Lanier Mansion to enjoy a nighttime, behind-the-scenes tour of the home and hear spooky stories related to the house and its former inhabitants. Journey on to the nearby streets of downtown Madison and stop outside three other locations that are rumored to be haunted. The last stop will be the Broadway Tavern, where those ages 21+ can enjoy an additional “spirit” if they wish. Tours are offered from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. and 9:30 to 11 p.m.…

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Madison Performing Arts Foundation | Featuring Teddy Schenkman, Concert Violist

October 11, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
First Christian Church, 512 W. Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free, Donations Accepted

    The Madison Performing Arts Foundation brings to you Concert Violist, Teddy Schenkman. This amazing performer and recent graduate from Rice University is based in the Chicago area studying at Northwestern University.           Sponsored by:

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Behind the Scenes Tour

October 12, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$6 – $13

Lanier Mansion, 4pm.  Exclusive look into all the nooks & crannies.  Tour goers should be prepared to climb stairs & walk on uneven surfaces.  $13 adults, $11 seniors, $6 children, 812-265-3526 There will not be a standard 4pm tour.

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Historic Belle of Louisville Sunset Cruise

October 14, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
$15

Historic Belle of Louisville 2019 Sunset Cruise! Cruise 7pm-8:30pm, boarding at 6:30pm. TICKET PRICES (per person): $15/ adults and seniors $10/child ages 3-12 Advance reservations are recommended. This cruise sells out early. For more information or to make a reservation: Call 502-574-2992 or (toll free) 866-832-0011 or check out www.belleoflouisville.org NEXT CRUISE IS MONDAY OCTOBER 21, 2019

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Lanier/Madison Ghost Walk

October 18, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - October 19, 2019 @ 11:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$7 – $15

Venture inside the Lanier Mansion to enjoy a nighttime, behind-the-scenes tour of the home and hear spooky stories related to the house and its former inhabitants. Journey on to the nearby streets of downtown Madison and stop outside three other locations that are rumored to be haunted. The last stop will be the Broadway Tavern, where those ages 21+ can enjoy an additional “spirit” if they wish. Tours are offered from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. and 9:30 to 11 p.m.…

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Antiques on the Road @ Shrewsbury-Windle

October 19, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Shrewsbury-Windle House, 301 W. First Street
Madison, IN 78641 United States
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$10

Historic Madison announces an Antiques on the Road Events SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2019 | 10:00 AM—4:00 PM Shrewsbury-Windle House, 301 W. First Street, Madison, Indiana J. Scott Keller, of the firm Blackard and Geiger, Ltd, will appraise your items. He is well known in the art and antique circles. His qualifications are numerous and his accolades are well known throughout the state. He has also appeared on the PBS television program, Antiques Roadshow. Appraisals will be given to collectors on…

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Lanier/Madison Ghost Walk

October 25, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - October 26, 2019 @ 11:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$7 – $15

Venture inside the Lanier Mansion to enjoy a nighttime, behind-the-scenes tour of the home and hear spooky stories related to the house and its former inhabitants. Journey on to the nearby streets of downtown Madison and stop outside three other locations that are rumored to be haunted. The last stop will be the Broadway Tavern, where those ages 21+ can enjoy an additional “spirit” if they wish. Tours are offered from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. and 9:30 to 11 p.m.…

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Haunted Trail of Horrors @ Clifty Falls State Park

October 25, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - October 26, 2019 @ 11:00 pm
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$5

Friday, October 25th, Saturday, October 26th 8:00pm - 11:00pm Admission: $5:00/person Meet at Clifty Pool Brought to you by: Scout Troops: 577, 557, 717 & Clifty Falls State Park Refreshments provided by: Clifty Inn $3.00 gets you 2 cookies and a beverage Questions? Ask our Naturalists, Kayla or Stefan - 812-273-0609 VIEW ALL OCTOBER EVENTS  

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Red, White and Boo!

October 31, 2019 @ 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 2019

Madison Performing Arts Foundation | Featuring Byron Schenkman, Harpsichordist

November 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Trinity Methodist Church, 412 W. Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free, Donations Accepted

    Madison Performing Arts Foundation welcomes world-renowned harpsichordist, Byron Schenkman. Check him out at http://byronschenkman.com             Sponsored by:

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Behind the Scenes Tour

November 9, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$6 – $13

Lanier Mansion, 4pm.  Exclusive look into all the nooks & crannies.  Tour goers should be prepared to climb stairs & walk on uneven surfaces.  $13 adults, $11 seniors, $6 children, 812-265-3526 There will not be a standard 4pm tour.

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Corks & Cookies presented by Indiana Wine Trail

November 30, 2019 @ 11:00 am - December 1, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Free

Why should MILK have all the fun? A new holiday tradition along the scenic wine trail! Corks & Cookies! 4 weekends back to back starting Nov 30/Dec 1 thru Dec 21/22, take to the trail and enjoy delicious pairings of wine and cookies at each of the wineries. A great opportunity to fulfill your trail passport before 12/31/2019 for a chance to win the GRAND PRIZE for the year! Also, pick up those last minute hard-to-buy for friends and family…

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December 2019

Madison Performing Arts Foundation features Louisville Brass

December 3, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Trinity Methodist Church, 412 W. Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free, Donations Accepted

    A Madison, Indiana Holiday tradition, enjoy the sounds of holiday music from the Brass Faculty of the University of Louisville.   Sponsored by:

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Corks & Cookies

December 7, 2019 @ 11:00 am - December 8, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Free

Why should MILK have all the fun? A new holiday tradition along the scenic wine trail! Corks & Cookies! 3 more weekends thru Dec 21/22, take to the trail and enjoy delicious pairings of wine and cookies at each of the wineries. A great opportunity to fulfill your trail passport before 12/31/2019 for a chance to win the GRAND PRIZE for the year! Also, pick up those last minute hard-to-buy for friends and family for the holidays! This event is…

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Corks & Cookies

December 14, 2019 @ 11:00 am - December 15, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Free

Why should MILK have all the fun? A new holiday tradition along the scenic wine trail! Corks & Cookies! 2 more weekends thru Dec 21/22, take to the trail and enjoy delicious pairings of wine and cookies at each of the wineries. A great opportunity to fulfill your trail passport before 12/31/2019 for a chance to win the GRAND PRIZE for the year! Also, pick up those last minute hard-to-buy for friends and family for the holidays! This event is…

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Sugarplum Celebration

December 14, 2019 @ 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 14, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$6 – $13

Lanier Mansion, 4pm.  Exclusive look into all the nooks & crannies.  Tour goers should be prepared to climb stairs & walk on uneven surfaces.  $13 adults, $11 seniors, $6 children, 812-265-3526 There will not be a standard 4pm tour.

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Santa at Lanier Mansion

December 15, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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With Regular Admission

Explore the Lanier Mansion during this festive holiday event. Enjoy reading a copy of a real letter to Santa written by a Lanier descendant and discovered by staff decades later, plus get your photo with Santa! Included with purchase of site admission.

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Corks & Cookies

December 21, 2019 @ 11:00 am - December 22, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Free

Why should MILK have all the fun? A new holiday tradition along the scenic wine trail! Corks & Cookies! One more weekend to take to the trail and enjoy delicious pairings of wine and cookies at each of the wineries. A great opportunity to fulfill your trail passport before 12/31/2019 for a chance to win the GRAND PRIZE for the year! Also, pick up those last minute hard-to-buy for friends and family for the holidays! This event is complimentary. Dec.…

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January 2020

Clifty Falls State Park January Interactive Programs

January 1 - January 31
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Click on this link to view the January 2020 Programs Check out the Winter Weekend Getaway flier!

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Madison Performing Arts Foundation presents Eboneé Davis

January 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Madison Presbyterian Church, 202 Broadway Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free, Donations Accepted

    The Madison Performing Arts Foundation presents Eboneé Davis, soprano artist, for what promises to be a beautifully sung concert.   Sponsored by:

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Magic at the Mansion

January 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$30 – $35

Experience a night of holiday magic in the mansion. This event will be a show by magician Richard E. Darshwood, an interactive entertainer with quite literally, a few tricks up his sleeve. His performance will take place in the Lanier Mansion's Double Parlor. There will be a cocktail hour while he does table side tricks during the mingling portion of the event, as well as a full sit down performance. Guests will also have a chance to walk through the…

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February 2020

Clifty Falls State Park February Interactive Programs

February 1 @ 8:00 am - February 29 @ 5:00 pm
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Schocolade Celebration

February 9 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lanthier Winery, 123 Mill Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

Schocolade Celebration - Always Valentines Day or the Saturday Before! Saturday, February 9, 2020 The great chocolate fest returns to Lanthier Winery.  Join us for “sweet indulgence.”  Bring your sweetheart for cocoa treats of all types and tastes.  Gather friends, family or someone special for a sweetly fun day of chocolate, wine and laughter.  Discover this tantalizing, chocolate frenzy just in time for a valentine getaway. Call 1-800-41 WINES or 812-273-2409 at our Mill Street location. Free admission-event open noon…

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3rd Annual Stupid Cupid Bad Apple Mac’s Anti Valentine’s Day Dinner

February 14 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bad Apple Mac’s, 605 W. Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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3rd Annual Bad Apple Mac's Anti Valentine’s Day Dinner Serving 5:00 - 10:00 PM Registration Encouraged.

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Shop ‘Til You Drop…Dead: Murder Mystery Dinner Theater

February 14 @ 5:30 pm - February 16 @ 4:00 pm
Elks Lodge, 1251 W. Main St. United States + Google Map
$30

Can you guess who killed the game show host? Interactive dinner theater. Audience members chosen each performance and clues will be scattered throughout the venue. Full dinner buffet included. Cash bar available. MUST RSVP by 2/9/2020 to attend. $30 Tickets available at the Elk's Club or call 812-493-3357. Fri., February 14 - 5:30 - 9:00 pm Sat., February 15 - 5:30 - 9:00 pm Sun., February 16 - 1:00 - 4:00 pm

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‘Til Death Do Us Part: A 1920s Murder Mystery (Valentine’s Day)

February 14 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$20 – $25

Travel back to 1920 for a night of intrigue and deceit. Channel your inner detective and search for clues around the mansion, all while dressed in your favorite 20s duds – from flapper dresses and sequin headbands, to zoot suits and fedoras. This event is for adults ages 21+. Registration is required by Feb. 13 by calling 812.265.3526. Ticket price includes hors d’oeuvres and batch cocktails.

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Chocolate Lovers’ Tea at Shrewsbury-Windle

February 16 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Shrewsbury-Windle House, 301 W. First Street
Madison, IN 78641 United States
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$35

In the tradition of Ellen Shrewsbury and Ann Windle, graciously welcoming Madisonians into their home since 1849–come enjoy the 1st in the 2020 Hats & High Tea Series at the award-winning, restored Shrewsbury-Windle House, a National Historic Landmark. Chocolate Lovers' Tea 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,…

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Souper Saturday @ Holtkamp Winery

February 22 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Holtkamp Winery, 10868 Woliung Rd
Sunman, IN 47041 United States
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Free

Come out for the 10th Annual Souper Saturday! Holtkamp Winery and Vineyards in New Alsace/Sunman, Indiana will be the host of the Trail's popular winter event. Warm up and enjoy samplings of their special soup with wonderful wine pairings, and collect the recipe. This is a one-day event, Saturday, February 22, 2020 from 11:00AM - 5:00PM. Visit www.IndianaWineTrail.com for more information on other Trail and winery events.

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March 2020

Ladies of Lanier Tour

March 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$12 – $15

Celebrate Women’s History Month with a tour focused on the lives of the wives and daughters of James Lanier on Wednesdays in March. Learn about the ideology of “separate spheres,” women’s fashion, personal hygiene and women’s suffrage. Price: $12/members, $15/non-members Tickets: Registration required by Feb. 26 | Member tickets | Non-member tickets | Call 812.265.3526 Questions? Call us at 812.265.3526 or email laniermansionshs@indianamuseum.org.

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Girl’s Weekend!

March 6 @ 8:00 am - March 8 @ 5:00 pm
Historic Downtown, Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Gather together for a weekend of fun in beautiful downtown Madison, In. For more info visit www.madisonmainstreet.com

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Madison Performing Arts Foundation features concert organist, Nicole Simental

March 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
First Baptist Church, 416 Vine Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free, Donations Accepted

    The Madison Performing Arts Foundation presents Nicole Simental, concert organist The award-winning world-class performer is based in Columbus, Ohio where she serves as principal organist at Saint Joseph Cathedral. Check her out at https://nicolesimental.com/events/list/   Sponsored by:

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CANCELLED – Clifty Falls State Park March Interactive Programs

March 7 @ 8:00 am - March 29 @ 5:00 pm
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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See the March 2020 Programs

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Deal with the Dealer & Spring Open House

March 7 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Lumber Mill Antique Mall, 721 West First Street
Madison, 47250 United States
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Deal with the Dealer at the Annual Spring Open House! 1,000's of items available! 9am-6pm at Lumber Mill Antique Mall and Persnickety Antiques & Flea Market. Get the best deal in town! Call 812-273-3040 for details. Look for the ORANGE balloons! Lumber Mill Antique Mall 721 W. First Street Madison, IN 47250 Persnickety Antiques & Flea Market 215 Lagrange Road Hanover, IN 47243

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Celtic Seisium at Off Broadway Taproom

March 8 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Off Broadway Taproom, 218 E. Main Street IN United States + Google Map

The Taproom will host a real Irish Music Sesiun (session) from 1-5 pm! All are welcome to play, learn a few new songs or sit and enjoy the show!

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A Celtic Symposium at The History Center

March 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jefferson County Historical Society, 615 W. First Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

A Celtic Symposium at The History Center A Celtic Symposium at The History Center The Irish Soldier in the American Civil War- A Perspective from Both Sides of the Conflict. This year we feature a joint Symposium with the Jefferson County Civil War Round table. Learn about the viewpoints of immigrant soldiers from both the Union and Confederate sides. Free to public, light refreshments at 6:00 pm, program begins at 7:00 pm. For more info, please call 812-265-2744  

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Ladies of Lanier Tour

March 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$12 – $15

Celebrate Women’s History Month with a tour focused on the lives of the wives and daughters of James Lanier on Wednesdays in March. Learn about the ideology of “separate spheres,” women’s fashion, personal hygiene and women’s suffrage. Price: $12/members, $15/non-members Tickets: Registration required by March 4th | Member tickets | Non-member tickets | Call 812.265.3526 Questions? Call us at 812.265.3526 or email laniermansionshs@indianamuseum.org.

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OVCS Movie Night at Red Bicycle Hall featuring “My Left Foot”

March 12 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Red Bicycle Hall, 125 E. Main Street
Madison, Indiana 47250
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Free, donations appreciated

OVCS Movie Night at Red Bicycle Hall featuring “My Left Foot” “ My Left Foot” Starring Daniel Day-Lewis Light refreshments & beverages at 6:00 pm Showing 7:00 pm. Free popcorn provided by Lide White Boys and Girls Club. For more information, please call 812-273-3755!

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A Taste of Ireland Trolley Crawl | Madison’s St. Patrick’s Party

March 13 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
IN United States + Google Map
$35.00

Madison salutes its Irish Heritage with an evening of Downtown entertainment in classic "pub crawl" form! "A Taste of Ireland Trolley Crawl" passport. Irish dishes/brews at local restaurants/brewery, contests, dancers, and much more. DON'T FORGET TO WEAR YOUR IRISH or GREEN WEAR! 𝑆𝑡𝑎𝑟𝑡 𝐴𝑛𝑦𝑤ℎ𝑒𝑟𝑒, 𝑅𝑖𝑑𝑒 𝐴𝑛𝑦𝑤ℎ𝑒𝑟𝑒! 𝐂𝐎𝐍𝐓𝐈𝐍𝐔𝐎𝐔𝐒 𝐓𝐑𝐎𝐋𝐋𝐄𝐘 𝐑𝐈𝐃𝐄𝐒 & 𝐏𝐈𝐂𝐊𝐔𝐏𝐒 to 6 participating crawl stops. • Thomas Family Winery - Lace-Curtain Colcannon • Mad Paddle Brewery - Mad Paddle Irish Red Brew • Riverboat Inn & Suites - Irish…

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Irish Road-bowling | Madison’s St. Patrick’s Party

March 14 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Heritage Trail, Vaughn Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

Irish Road-bowling! Madison's Irish heritage continues with this classic game for the whole family - Downtown road course starts at Heritage Trail at Vaughn Drive, finishes on W. Second St.  Prizes, instruction, lots of fun! 2-5 pm.  Call 812-801-7572 for information.  

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Kindred Folk Society presents Joan Shelley

March 14 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Red Bicycle Hall, 125 E. Main Street
Madison, Indiana 47250
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The Kindred Folk Society proudly presents Joan Shelley at the Red Bicycle Hall. Doors at 7, Show at 8. Opening for Ms. Shelley is Nathan Salsburg. Joan Shelley is a songwriter and singer who lives near Louisville, Ky., not far from where she grew up. Like the River Loves the Sea is her fifth album. She draws inspiration from traditional and traditionally-minded performers from her native Kentucky, as well as those from Ireland, Scotland, and England, but she’s not a…

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OVCS Sunday Afternoon Tea

March 15 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Red Bicycle Hall, 125 E. Main Street
Madison, Indiana 47250
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Free, donations appreciated

The Ohio Valley Celtic Society (OVCS) Sunday Afternoon Tea at the Red Bicycle Hall  Enjoy a selection of Irish teas served alongside classic tea time snacks. Open to the Public, no charge but donations are appreciated. 1-4pm. Adult Beverages, cash bar! Bring your darts! For more info, please call 812-274-2707. The Red Bicycle Hall - 125 E. Main St.

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Ladies of Lanier Tour

March 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$12 – $15

Celebrate Women’s History Month with a tour focused on the lives of the wives and daughters of James Lanier on Wednesdays in March. Learn about the ideology of “separate spheres,” women’s fashion, personal hygiene and women’s suffrage. Price: $12/members, $15/non-members Tickets: Registration required by March 11th | Member tickets | Non-member tickets | Call 812.265.3526 Questions? Call us at 812.265.3526 or email laniermansionshs@indianamuseum.org.

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Cabin Fever Weekend @ Clifty Falls State Park

March 21 - March 22
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Tired of being stuck inside this winter? Join us for our Cabin Fever Weekend! We will have a variety of crafts, programs, and hikes, to get you outdoors, rejuvenated, and ready for warmer weather! Saturday, March 21st Activities: 10am Sights and Sounds of Spring Hike – Meet at Clifty Shelter for this 45 minute ADA accessible walk! 11:30am Live Reptiles and Amphibians! – Have a chance to touch a few of our live reptiles during this 45 minute program at…

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Madison Performing Arts Foundation Featuring Commonwealth Brass Band

March 22 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Lynn Center for Performing Arts, Hanover College, 484 Ball Drive
Hanover, IN 47243 United States
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Free, Donations Accepted

    The Madison Performing Arts Foundation presents the Commonwealth Brass Band. Established in 1989 and conducted by Jerry Amend, this ensemble from New Albany, Indiana plays the unique instruments found in the British brass bands.   Sponsored by:

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CANCELLED – Ladies of Lanier Tour

March 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$12 – $15

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, this event will be cancelled. Celebrate Women’s History Month with a tour focused on the lives of the wives and daughters of James Lanier on Wednesdays in March. Learn about the ideology of “separate spheres,” women’s fashion, personal hygiene and women’s suffrage. Price: $12/members, $15/non-members Tickets: Registration required by March 18th | Member tickets | Non-member tickets | Call 812.265.3526 Questions? Call us at 812.265.3526 or email laniermansionshs@indianamuseum.org.

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April 2020

CANCELLED – Eggstravaganza

April 4 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$5 – $6

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, this event will be cancelled. Enjoy Easter fun with storytelling, crafts, face painting, historical games and visits with the Easter Bunny. Egg hunts will take place on the grounds of the mansion beginning at 1 p.m. (Ages 3-10) Price: $5/member child, $6/non-member child; adults free with paid child Tickets: Registration required by Jan. 23 | Member tickets | Non-member tickets | Call 812.265.3526 Questions? Call us at 812.265.3526 or email laniermansionshs@indianamuseum.org.

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Shopping Night in America

April 8 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Madison, Indiana IN United States + Google Map

With so many locally owned businesses closed, they need our help more than ever. If you're financially able, April 8 is #ShoppingNightInAmerica, where from 7-10 PM we all hit up online shops, Facebook pages, etc. and give them a boost by doing a little shopping! PLUS! Check out the Madison Area Chamber of Commerce Money for Madison Gift Giveaway - Simply submit your local small business receipts and be entered to win $25 Gift Cards! Daily Winners! Its a WIN-WIN for…

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Shopping Night in America

April 15 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
IN United States + Google Map

With so many locally owned businesses closed, they need our help more than ever. If you're financially able, April 15 is #ShoppingNightInAmerica, where from 7-10 PM we all hit up online shops, Facebook pages, etc. and give them a boost by doing a little shopping! PLUS! Check out the Madison Area Chamber of Commerce Money for Madison Gift Giveaway - Simply submit your local small business receipts and be entered to win $25 Gift Cards! Daily Winners! Its a WIN-WIN for…

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CANCELLED – Spring into the Valley @ Ertel Cellars Winery

April 18 - April 19
Ertel Cellars Winery, 3794 E. County Road 1100 N
Batesville, IN 47006 United States
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Free

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, this event will be cancelled. 11am - 5pm  Ertel Cellars Winery is hosting "Spring into the Valley" offering special tastings, food & fun.

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CANCELLED – Wildflower Weekend @ Clifty Falls State Park

April 18 - April 19
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Wildflowers come in various colors and sizes, and bloom at different times throughout the year. Discover your favorite spring flower at our Wildflower Weekend! We will have a variety of wildflower hikes, talks, and crafts available. For more information about these events please contact the Nature Center at 812-273-0609.

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Rusty Bladen – Facebook Live!

April 21 @ 8:30 pm - May 2 @ 9:00 pm
IN United States + Google Map

Madison's own Rusty Bladen - Live on Facebook - Monday through Saturday at 8:30pm #homegrownrockandroll #live #music. Share with your friends! Give him a tip: VENMO and http://Bit.ly/RustyBladentipjar Follow Rusty Bladen Fan Page here

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Shopping Night In America

April 22 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
IN United States + Google Map

It's WEEK 4 of Shopping Night in America! With so many locally owned businesses closed, they need our help more than ever. If you're financially able, April 22 is #ShoppingNightInAmerica, where from 7-10 PM we all hit up online shops, Facebook pages, etc. and give them a boost by doing a little shopping! PLUS! Check out the Madison Area Chamber of Commerce Money for Madison Gift Giveaway - Simply submit your local small business receipts and be entered to win $25…

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Virtual Fourth Friday Downtown

April 24 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) this event has been switched Virtual. From 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. look for Madison Main Street businesses to go live and encourage online shopping. Follow Facebook event. . Fourth Friday traditionally is held on Madison Main Street and participating stores have extended hours, great shopping, awesome restaurants, family activities, live music, and FREE trolley rides. 5-8/9pm 812-274-0195.

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CANCELLED – American Duchess Visit

April 26 @ 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Madison Riverfront Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) this American Duchess Steamboat Visit is cancelled. For more info: AQSC Extends Suspended Services_Press Release_03.24.20_Updated. Take a stroll on Madison, Indiana's beautiful riverfront and enjoy the sights of the American Duchess Steamboat docked on our shores. 7:00-4:00 pm (No public access) The American Duchess is the first all-suite paddlewheeler on U.S. rivers, a floating, intimate masterpiece that can carry up to 166 guests through America's heartland. The paddlewheeler, created from a 1995 hull, was completely reconstructed…

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

April 26 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Shrewsbury-Windle House, 301 W. First Street
Madison, IN 78641 United States
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$45.00

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. SWEET SPRINGTIME TEA 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…

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CANCELLED – American Duchess Visit

April 28 @ 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Madison’s Riverfront, Vaugh Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) this American Duchess Steamboat Visit is cancelled. For more info: AQSC Extends Suspended Services_Press Release_03.24.20_Updated. Take a stroll on Madison, Indiana's beautiful riverfront and enjoy the sights of the American Duchess Steamboat docked on our shores. 7:00-7:00 pm (No public access) The American Duchess is the first all-suite paddlewheeler on U.S. rivers, a floating, intimate masterpiece that can carry up to 166 guests through America's heartland. The paddlewheeler, created from a 1995 hull, was completely reconstructed…

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Shopping Night In America

April 29 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
IN United States + Google Map

It's WEEK 5 of Shopping Night in America! With so many locally owned businesses closed, they need our help more than ever. If you're financially able, April 29 is #ShoppingNightInAmerica, where from 7-10 PM we all hit up online shops, Facebook pages, etc. and give them a boost by doing a little shopping! PLUS! Check out the Madison Area Chamber of Commerce Money for Madison Gift Giveaway - Simply submit your local small business receipts and be entered to win $25…

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May 2020

CANCELLED – Vintage Camper Rally @ Clifty Falls State Park

May 1 - May 3
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Have a vintage camper you would like to show off? Call the park office at 812-273-8885 to reserve a site for your vintage camper. Don’t have a vintage camper but you enjoy viewing them? Stop by the campground to see them, on Saturday there will be an official showing. For more information about these events please contact the Nature Center at 812-273-0609.re

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Spirit of Travel | Celebrate National Tourism Week (May 3-9)

May 3 - May 9
Madison Visitors Center, 601 W. First St.
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

National Travel & Tourism Week (NTTW) the annual celebration of the contributions and accomplishments of the U.S. travel industry, will spotlight resilience and hope in the face of the coronavirus pandemic with this year’s theme: the Spirit of Travel. Celebrated annually the first full week in May, NTTW was created by Congress in 1983 to underscore the economic power of travel in the U.S. The 37th NTTW (May 3-9) arrives at an opportune moment to unite the industry, celebrate its…

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Shopping Night In America – Madison, Indiana

May 6 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
IN United States

We know it’s hard to enjoy all of Madison when you’re still at home. However, that doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy some of the great things Madison has to offer. Many stores and shops are selling their unique items via Facebook Live and online. Small businesses will continue to need our help more than ever. #ShoppingNightInAmerica will remain a continual event every Wednesday! LOOK FOR THE LIVE from 7-10 PM, and hit up online shops, Facebook pages, etc. and give…

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CANCELLED – Molly Datillo 5K Run/Walk & Elementary Races

May 9 @ 7:45 am - 10:30 am
Crystal Beach, 400 West Vaughn Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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$6 – $20

Due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) this event is cancelled.  This event is to honor Molly Dattilo and promote family health. There are five races, a walk, and a bike rally.  Visit www.mollydattilorunwalk.com for details. Walk and Run $20.00, Elementary Races $6 & $12.

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Shopping Night in America – Madison, Indiana

May 13 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
IN United States + Google Map

WE'RE OPEN but still bringing you Shopping Night in America every Wednesday! LOOK FOR THE LIVE from 7-10 PM, and hit up online shops, Facebook pages, etc. and give them a boost by doing a little shopping! Tune-in, and shop small live every Wednesday! Check back to this page or the Facebook event regularly for updates on which stores are offering online events/specials that night, and if you do make purchases be sure to share on social media with #ShoppingNightInAmerica.

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CANCELLED – Madison’s Treasures Walking Tour

May 16 @ 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. Enjoy a self-guided tour by downloading the PocketSights Free APP. Historic Madison, Inc. (HMI) 812-265-2967, donations accepted. (Formerly the Architectural Walking Tour)

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CANCELLED – Spring Old Court Days

May 22 - May 24
Jefferson County Courthouse, 300 East Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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FREE

Due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) this event is cancelled. 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, www.pilotclubofmadison Fri - 11am - 6pm Sat - 9am-6pm Sun - 10am-4pm

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Hybrid Fourth Friday Downtown

May 22 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

For the month of May, Madison Main Street Program (MMSP) is organizing a HYBRID 4th Friday experience. Shop, walk & visit downtown while following the Governor's guidelines. On May 22nd some of our downtown businesses will have doors open to the public until 8 p.m., and other businesses will be maintaining their virtual presence until 8 p.m. Stay tuned for a list of businesses who will be participating!   (Traditionally, participating stores have extended hours, great shopping, awesome restaurants, family…

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CANCELLED – Riverfront Run Car Show

May 23 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Madison Riverfront Madison, IN 47250 United States
$20

Due to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus), this event is cancelled. 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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June 2020

Clifty Falls State Park June Interactive Programs

June 1 - June 30
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Click here: June 2020 Programs

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CANCELLED – New American Countess Visit

June 6 @ 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Madison Riverfront Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Take a stroll on Madison, Indiana’s beautiful riverfront and enjoy the sights of the New American Countess Steamboat docked on our shores. 7:00-6:00 pm (No public access) Built from an existing hull, the American Countess is undergoing significant reconstruction, including lengthening the boat by 60 feet. The paddle-wheeler boasts 4 decks, including a sun deck, cabins with modern design, and all of the features guests have come to expect on other American Queen Steamboat Company cruises.

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Rockin’ Thunder River Tours Season Opening!

June 6 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

The only Jet Boat tours of the Ohio River and Kentucky River. 4 tours to choose from. Call for details 812-701-1155

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Madison All Star Revival

June 6 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Red Bicycle Hall, 125 E. Main Street
Madison, Indiana 47250
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If you are interested in this once in a century event with all of Madison's musicians playing together in one room - please private message the Madison Music Movement Facebook page to get more details. This is Madison Music Movements inaugural fundraising event. Donations appreciated. M3 celebrates Madison starting to get back to business with a social gathering/streaming show (we can have up to 100 people) filled with the areas most talented musicians! Rusty Bladen, Jordan Wilson, Robert Reynolds, Tom…

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CANCELLED – New American Countess Visit

June 8 @ 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Madison Riverfront Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Take a stroll on Madison, Indiana’s beautiful riverfront and enjoy the sights of the New American Countess Steamboat docked on our shores. 7:00-6:00 pm (No public access) Built from an existing hull, the American Countess is undergoing significant reconstruction, including lengthening the boat by 60 feet. The paddle-wheeler boasts 4 decks, including a sun deck, cabins with modern design, and all of the features guests have come to expect on other American Queen Steamboat Company cruises.

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CANCELLED – Music in the Park

June 12 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Broadway Fountain Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Local and regional bands rock out downtown Madison at the Historic Broadway Fountain! Free! Local food vendors and family friendly atmosphere. 5pm-9pm Bring your lawn chair! 812-274-0195 | www.madisonmainstreet.com

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CANCELLED – Madison River Jam Music Festival

June 13
Bicentennial Park, 106 West Vaughn Dr.
Madison, IN 47250 United States

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…

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CANCELLED – Outdoor Women at Big Oaks

June 13 @ 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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Due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) this event is cancelled. 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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CANCELLED – New American Countess Visit

June 20 @ 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Madison Riverfront Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Take a stroll on Madison, Indiana’s beautiful riverfront and enjoy the sights of the New American Countess Steamboat docked on our shores. 7:00-6:00 pm (No public access) Built from an existing hull, the American Countess is undergoing significant reconstruction, including lengthening the boat by 60 feet. The paddle-wheeler boasts 4 decks, including a sun deck, cabins with modern design, and all of the features guests have come to expect on other American Queen Steamboat Company cruises.

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Madison’s Treasures Walking Tour

June 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. Enjoy a self-guided tour by downloading the PocketSights Free APP. Historic Madison, Inc. (HMI) 812-265-2967, donations accepted. (Formerly the Architectural Walking Tour)

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CANCELLED – Riverfront Wine, Stein & Barrel

June 20 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Bicentennial Park, 106 West Vaughn Dr.
Madison, IN 47250 United States
$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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CANCELLED – New American Countess Visit

June 22 @ 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Madison Riverfront Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Due to COVID-19 crisis, this visit is cancelled. Take a stroll on Madison, Indiana’s beautiful riverfront and enjoy the sights of the New American Countess Steamboat docked on our shores. 7:00-6:00 pm (No public access) Built from an existing hull, the American Countess is undergoing significant reconstruction, including lengthening the boat by 60 feet. The paddle-wheeler boasts 4 decks, including a sun deck, cabins with modern design, and all of the features guests have come to expect on other American…

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Fourth Friday Downtown

June 26 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Participating stores have extended hours, great shopping, awesome restaurants, family activities, live music, and FREE trolley rides. 5-8/9pm 812-274-0195.

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CANCELLED – FREE Tours at National Historic Landmark Eleutherian College

June 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Historic Eleutherian College, 6927 W. SR 250
Madison/Lancaster, IN United States
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Free

Open to public tours are cancelled due to COVID-19, tours by appointment are available. Please call. Don't miss this rare opportunity to tour the Historic Eleutherian College, a National Historic Landmark in Jefferson County, IN. Go back in history and explore the first college in the U.S. state of Indiana to admit students without regard to race or sex, founded in 1848. Tours are from 10 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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Clifty Falls 100th Birthday Celebration

June 27 @ 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Help us celebrate our 100th Birthday! We’ll have cake and ice cream, a reunion of past employees, guest speakers, music, and more! For more information about these events please contact the Nature Center at 812-273-0609. Click here to see the schedule of events: SPRCliftyFallsCentennialCelebrationFlyer

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CANCELLED – Music at the Mansion | Featuring the Rigby’s

June 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

Due to covid-19, this event is cancelled. The Rigbys will perform on the Lanier Mansion grounds. The Rigbys, one of the finest Beatles celebration bands in the entire Midwest. Entertaining audiences with the legendary band’s many hits, as well as their solo work, The Rigbys are sure to transport our guests back to the height of Beatlemania and the British Invasion. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets. This concert is made possible by the Jefferson County Board of…

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July 2020

Clifty Falls State Park July Interpretive Programs

July 1 - July 31
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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FREE

To view the July interpretive programs at Clifty Falls State Park click here: July 2020 Clifty Programs

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City of Madison Drive-In Movie | Featuring The Sandlot

July 2 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
North Madison Christian Church, 1400 E. State Road 62
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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FREE

Recognizing Shawe & Southwestern High School Seniors Location: North Madison Christian Church Time: Gates open at 8:00 p.m. Movie starts at dusk. Details: You may sit outside of your vehicle but please remain by your vehicle. Arrive early to guarantee a spot. Unfortunately, there will not be access to a restroom. Movies are weather permitting. Special thanks to our title sponsor, Sedam Contracting and all our supporting sponsors, North Madison Christian Church, Friendship State Bank, Ohio Valley Plumbing Co., Commonwealth…

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Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch

July 3 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 30, 2020

FREE

Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch will be at area parks from 11:30am - 1:00pm every Friday, weather permitting. Look for weekly updates on who is playing and where. Bring your lunch and bring a chair if you would like or BYOB we don't care! Lytle Park on West Street Alley next to Off Broadway Taproom

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Fri&Sat Fireworks & Music at Riverboat Inn

July 3 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Riverboat Inn & Suites, 906 E 1st St IN 47250 United States + Google Map
FREE

Come celebrate the 3rd and 4th of July with us at the Riverboat Inn. We'll have live music with Tracy Thompson and fireworks on the lower lawn Friday night. Beverages will be available at our bar. Saturday night you will be able to see the City of Madison's fireworks from our lawn, listen to Joe Perkinson, and enjoy adult beverages from our bar. Parking available on the lower lawn.

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City of Madison Independence Day Celebration

July 4 @ 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
FREE

Enjoy a stay in Madison, Indiana and celebrate our 'Independence Day Celebration'! Shops and restaurants are open and ready, and the beautiful riverfront sky will be lit with our annual fireworks show at dusk. Stay tuned for a list of businesses offering specials. . Music & Food: Bello’s: XL 3 topping pizza for $15. Galena Garlic Company: Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Offering samples, 5/$30 Spices & Blends, and 3/$45 Oils & Balsamics. Hinkle’s: Open until at least 12…

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Freedom Festival

July 4 @ 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mulberry Street, Mulberry Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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FREE

FREE MUSIC FESTIVAL! A full day of great music, food trucks, full bar, and inflatables! In Madison,IN on Mulberry Street from E. Third St to Main Street! Will end just in time for fireworks on the Ohio River!  Doors 12pm. Show 1pm-9pm! Hope to see you July 4th! Them Dirty Roses, Rye Davis, Cody Ikerd, Kristina Murray, Robby Cox, Ethan Turner, and more! Facebook Event Details

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Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch

July 10 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 30, 2020

FREE

Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch will be at area parks from 11:30am - 1:00pm every Friday, weather permitting. Look for weekly updates on who is playing and where. Bring your lunch and bring a chair if you would like or BYOB we don't care! Lytle Park on West Street Alley next to Off Broadway Taproom

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Music in the Park featuring the Doctors Band

July 10 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Broadway Fountain Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map
Free

Local and regional bands will rock out downtown Madison at the Historic Broadway Fountain! Tonight is brought to you by Madison Ribberfest BBQ & Blues, listen to The Doctors Band, and bring your appetite for the "Good to the Bone" rib-eating contest! Free! Local food vendors and family friendly atmosphere. 5pm-9pm Bring your lawn chair! 812-274-0195 | www.madisonmainstreet.com

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Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch

July 17 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 30, 2020

FREE

Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch will be at area parks from 11:30am - 1:00pm every Friday, weather permitting. Look for weekly updates on who is playing and where. Bring your lunch and bring a chair if you would like or BYOB we don't care! Lytle Park on West Street Alley next to Off Broadway Taproom

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Madison’s Treasures Walking Tour

July 18 @ 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. Enjoy a self-guided tour by downloading the PocketSights Free APP. Historic Madison, Inc. (HMI) 812-265-2967, donations accepted. (Formerly the Architectural Walking Tour)

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CANCELLED – Music at the Mansion | Featuring Walnut Street Blues Band

July 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

July 16, 2020 - This event is cancelled due to new COVID restrictions recommended by the governor, stay tuned for official statement from the Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites. Walnut St. Blues will perform on the Lanier Mansion grounds. Originally formed by patriarch Foree Wells in 1989, along with sons Michael, Greg, and Foree III, this rhythm and blues family band now features the incredible lead vocals of Artie Wells. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets. This…

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Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch

July 24 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 30, 2020

FREE

Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch will be at area parks from 11:30am - 1:00pm every Friday, weather permitting. Look for weekly updates on who is playing and where. Bring your lunch and bring a chair if you would like or BYOB we don't care! Lytle Park on West Street Alley next to Off Broadway Taproom

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Fourth Friday Downtown

July 24 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Participating stores have extended hours, great shopping, awesome restaurants, family activities, live music, and FREE trolley rides. 5-8/9pm 812-274-0195.

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CANCELLED – FREE TOURS at Historic Eleutherian College

July 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Historic Eleutherian College, 6927 W. SR 250
Madison/Lancaster, IN United States
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FREE

Open to public tours are cancelled due to COVID-19, tours by appointment are available. Please call. The Historic Eleutherian College on State Road 250 near Lancaster will be open for tours Saturday, July 25th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Also Saturday August 22nd This National Historic Landmark was built in 1848 and the auditorium recently restored.   It is part of the NPS Network to Freedom.

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Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch

July 31 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 30, 2020

FREE

Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch will be at area parks from 11:30am - 1:00pm every Friday, weather permitting. Look for weekly updates on who is playing and where. Bring your lunch and bring a chair if you would like or BYOB we don't care! Lytle Park on West Street Alley next to Off Broadway Taproom

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August 2020

Clifty Falls State Park August Interpretive Programs

August 1 - August 31
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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From waterfall, railroad, and fossil hikes, tunnel tours, to turtles, bats, bluebird walks, a night under the stars, and snakes come to Clifty Falls State Park and enjoy all that nature has to offer. Check out two full pages! To view the August interpretive programs at Clifty Falls State Park click here: August 2020 Interpretive Programs

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Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch

August 7 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 30, 2020

FREE

Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch will be at area parks from 11:30am - 1:00pm every Friday, weather permitting. Look for weekly updates on who is playing and where. Bring your lunch and bring a chair if you would like or BYOB we don't care! Lytle Park on West Street Alley next to Off Broadway Taproom

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Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch

August 14 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 30, 2020

FREE

Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch will be at area parks from 11:30am - 1:00pm every Friday, weather permitting. Look for weekly updates on who is playing and where. Bring your lunch and bring a chair if you would like or BYOB we don't care! Lytle Park on West Street Alley next to Off Broadway Taproom

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Music in the Park

August 14 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bicentennial Park, 106 West Vaughn Dr.
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

Local and regional bands rock out downtown Madison at Bicentennial Park! Local food vendors and family friendly atmosphere. 6pm-9pm Bring your lawn chair! 812-274-0195 | www.madisonmainstreet.com

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Morning Music at Farmers Market of Madison

August 15 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

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

Enjoy #LocalMusic talent while you support the farmers market. Listen to Madison area bands while you shop and/or enjoy our bi-weekly breakfast. Music at The Farmers Market of Madison is presented by The Friendship State Bank.

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Madison’s Treasures Walking Tour

August 15 @ 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. Enjoy a self-guided tour by downloading the PocketSights Free APP. Historic Madison, Inc. (HMI) 812-265-2967, donations accepted. (Formerly the Architectural Walking Tour)

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Waterfall Hike at Clifty Falls State Park

August 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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2pm Waterfall Hike - Meet at Clifty Shelter for a 1 hour moderately rugged hike through one of the most scenic sections of Clifty Canyon. There’s a chance to see 5 waterfalls along the way!

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Bluebird Walk at Clifty Falls State Park

August 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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10am Bluebird Walk - Join the naturalist at Clifty Shelter to check our bluebird boxes for nests, eggs, and babies. 45 minute easy walk

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Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch

August 21 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 30, 2020

FREE

Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch will be at area parks from 11:30am - 1:00pm every Friday, weather permitting. Look for weekly updates on who is playing and where. Bring your lunch and bring a chair if you would like or BYOB we don't care! Lytle Park on West Street Alley next to Off Broadway Taproom

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Tunnel Tour at Clifty Falls State Park

August 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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2pm Tunnel Tour - Join the naturalist on a guided hike through Brough’s tunnel. Discover its unique history and the wildlife that lives there. Meet at Oak Grove Shelter for this rugged 45 minute hike. Bring a flashlight and be prepared to get your feet wet!

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Live Music at Red Bicycle Hall featuring Alex Williams & more

August 21 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Red Bicycle Hall, 125 E. Main Street
Madison, Indiana 47250
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$20 – $80

Alex Williams comes to Madison, IN on August 21 to play Red Bicycle Hall! Clint Park and Robby Cox Music opens the show. Tickets are on sale now, go to redbicyclehall.com for tickets.

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A Night Under the Stars at Clifty Falls State Park

August 21 @ 10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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10pm A Night Under the Stars - Discover tricks for locating constellations and hear the stories behind them during this 1 1/2 hour program starting at the Nature Center. Bring a blanket or chair with you! We will be walking a short, easy distance to a great stargazing location.

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CANCELLED – Madison Ribberfest BBQ & Blues

August 22
Bicentennial Park, 106 West Vaughn Dr.
Madison, IN 47250 United States
$15

𝐅𝐨𝐫 𝐢𝐦𝐦𝐞𝐝𝐢𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐫𝐞𝐥𝐞𝐚𝐬𝐞: Madison Ribberfest will now be cancelled for 2020. 𝐖𝐫𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐛𝐚𝐧𝐝𝐬 𝐰𝐢𝐥𝐥 𝐛𝐞 𝐫𝐞𝐟𝐮𝐧𝐝𝐞𝐝. See full press release here: https://madisonribberfest.com . SAVE THE 2021 DATES: August 20 & 21, 2021 __________________________________________ Madison's Indiana State Barbecue Cook-off held along the Riverfront. Music, food, bbq competitions, and more. Fun for the entire family. Presented by Koehler Tire. FLAT PRICE for 2020 -  $15 wristbands | Children 5 & under Free LIMITED QUANTITIES AVAILABLE  (No food coupons, same price at gate this year)…

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Morning Music at Farmers Market of Madison

August 22 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

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

Enjoy #LocalMusic talent while you support the farmers market. Listen to Madison area bands while you shop and/or enjoy our bi-weekly breakfast. Music at The Farmers Market of Madison is presented by The Friendship State Bank.

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Centennial Hiking Series: Four Fall Challenge Hike

August 22 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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9am Centennial Hiking Series: Four Falls Challenge Hike - Meet at the Poplar Grove Shelter to go on this 3.5 mile very rugged hike to see all 4 of the park’s waterfalls and earn your Four Falls Challenge Sticker. This hike will take 2-2.5 hours. We will conclude our hike at Clifty Shelter where you will have the opportunity to take a shuttle van back to Poplar Grove

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CANCELLED – FREE TOURS at Historic Eleutherian College

August 22 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Historic Eleutherian College, 6927 W. SR 250
Madison/Lancaster, IN United States
+ Google Map
FREE

Open to public tours are cancelled due to COVID-19, tours by appointment are available. Please call. The Historic Eleutherian College on State Road 250 near Lancaster will be open for tours Saturday, August 22nd from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This National Historic Landmark was built in 1848 and the auditorium recently restored.   It is part of the NPS Network to Freedom.

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Ribber Saturday at Mad Paddle Brewery | All Day Music, BBQ & Pizza

August 22 @ 12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mad Paddle Brewery, 301 West Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Although Ribberfest is cancelled, there's no reason to not still celebrate blues and bbq, so we are throwing an all day, into the night music and food event. Come drink, eat, listen and party! Music Line Up 1-4:00, Kyle Pearl 4-7:00, Joel Curtis 7-10:00, Jimmy Davis Food 12:30 -4:00 BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwiches (with Blood Orange BBQ Sauce!) 4-10:00 Breadsticks Pizza Kid and Pet Friendly!

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Madison Art Club 22nd Regional Art Show

August 27 @ 11:00 am - September 12 @ 5:00 pm
Art on Main, 309 W. Main Street
Madison, 47250 United States
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Free

The Madison Art Club holds an annual regional art show at Art on Main in Madison, Indiana. 2020 commemorates the 22nd year of showcasing local and regional art. The show will be judged by John Michael Carter and monetary prizes will be awarded. All artists within 150 miles of Madison may enter 2 artworks for a fee to be judged by a professional well known in the field for cash prizes up to $5,000. This show is free to the…

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Tunnel Tour at Clifty Falls State Park

August 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
+ Google Map

2pm Tunnel Tour - Join the naturalist on a guided hike through Brough’s tunnel. Discover its unique history and the wildlife that lives there. Meet at Oak Grove Shelter for this rugged 45 minute hike. Bring a flashlight and be prepared to get your feet wet!

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Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch

August 28 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 30, 2020

FREE

Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch will be at area parks from 11:30am - 1:00pm every Friday, weather permitting. Look for weekly updates on who is playing and where. Bring your lunch and bring a chair if you would like or BYOB we don't care! Lytle Park on West Street Alley next to Off Broadway Taproom

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Waterfall Hike at Clifty Falls State Park

August 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
+ Google Map

2pm Waterfall Hike - Meet at Clifty Shelter for a 1 hour moderately rugged hike through one of the most scenic sections of Clifty Canyon. There’s a chance to see 5 waterfalls along the way!

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Fourth Friday Downtown

August 28 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Participating stores have extended hours, great shopping, awesome restaurants, family activities, live music, and FREE trolley rides. 5-8/9pm 812-274-0195.

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Park-Inn Movies at Clifty Inn Featuring The Goonies

August 28 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Clifty Inn, 1314 Clifty Hollow Road
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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9pm The Goonies - Park-Inn Movies at Clifty Inn presents The Goonies! Bring your blanket or lawn chair to the lawn overlooking the Ohio River. Admission is free to Inn Guests, Campground Guests, and with paid admission to Clifty Falls State Park. The event is weather permitting. This movie is rated PG.

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Clifty Falls State Park Centennial 5K

August 29
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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We invite you to come out and show your love for Clifty Falls State Park by running or walking in our Centennial 5K. We will only turn 100 once! Registration cost is $20 which includes a T-shirt. Please preregister by calling the Nature Center. For more information about these events please contact the Nature Center at 812-273-0609.

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Morning Music at Farmers Market of Madison

August 29 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

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

Enjoy #LocalMusic talent while you support the farmers market. Listen to Madison area bands while you shop and/or enjoy our bi-weekly breakfast. Music at The Farmers Market of Madison is presented by The Friendship State Bank.

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FREE Admission Day at Lanier Mansion Historic Site

August 29 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lanier Mansion, 601 West 1st Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free Admission to Public

SATURDAY, AUGUST 29th, 2020 - Tours at 10:00am, 12:00, 2:00, and 4:00pm Pre-registration required, limit of 10 per tour. Click here to learn more.

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Live Music at Mad Paddle Brewery featuring Doug Dillman

August 29 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mad Paddle Brewery, 301 West Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Doug is a singer, songwriter from Shelbyville, Indiana. He was first introduced to rock, country, and the blues, by one of his biggest influences, The Rolling Stones. Since then, he has released 3 solo albums, and has had the opportunity to play 3 times at the world famous "Buddy Guy's Legends" in Chicago, which is owned by Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Buddy Guy.

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Live Music at Off Broadway Taproom featuring Ethan Turner

August 29 @ 9:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Off Broadway Taproom, 218 E. Main Street IN United States + Google Map

We are excited to have an up and coming talent like Ethan Turner playing at the Taproom! This will be his 1st appearance at Off Broadway Taproom so come on out and show him some love!

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Geocaching 101 at Clifty Falls State Park

August 30 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Clifty Falls State Park, 2221 Clifty Drive
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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2pm Geocaching 101 - Have you ever wanted to try out geocaching, but don’t know where to begin? Come to the Nature Center to discover some basic tips and tricks and we’ll take an easy walk to see if we can find some geocaches hidden nearby during this 45 minute program.

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September 2020

CANCELLED – American Duchess Visit

September 1 @ 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Madison Riverfront Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Take a stroll on Madison, Indiana's beautiful riverfront and enjoy the sights of the American Duchess Steamboat docked on our shores. 7:00-6:00 pm (No public access) The American Duchess is the first all-suite paddlewheeler on U.S. rivers, a floating, intimate masterpiece that can carry up to 166 guests through America's heartland. The paddlewheeler, created from a 1995 hull, was completely reconstructed to become one of the most luxurious river cruising vessels in the country, featuring single-seating main dining and entertainment…

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Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch

September 4 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 30, 2020

FREE

Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch will be at area parks from 11:30am - 1:00pm every Friday, weather permitting. Look for weekly updates on who is playing and where. Bring your lunch and bring a chair if you would like or BYOB we don't care! Lytle Park on West Street Alley next to Off Broadway Taproom

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Live Music at Red Bicycle Hall featuring Billy Don Burns & Eric Bolander

September 4 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Red Bicycle Hall, 125 E. Main Street
Madison, Indiana 47250
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$12 – $50

Music Legend Billy Don Burns live at Red Bicycle Hall in Madison, IN! Eric Bolander will kick things off at 8pm! Doors at 7pm. TICKETS

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Morning Music at Farmers Market of Madison

September 5 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

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

Enjoy #LocalMusic talent while you support the farmers market. Listen to Madison area bands while you shop and/or enjoy our bi-weekly breakfast. Music at The Farmers Market of Madison is presented by The Friendship State Bank.

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POSTPONED UNTIL 2021 – Rockin’ on the River

September 5 @ 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Madison Riverfront Madison, IN 47250 United States
Free Admission to Public

Due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) this event is postponed until 2021.  Rockin' on the River presented by German American Bank River Run XXIII Car Show - 10:00 a.m. Featuring classic cars, muscle cars, street rods, antique cars, restored originals, motorcycles, and special interest vehicles. Over 350 machines exhibited. Car Show Awards - 4:00 p.m. Best of Show Trophy; Best Class Trophy; Traveler's Award; Fabulous 50 Opening Act TBD - 6:00 p.m. TBD - 8:00 p.m. Food Concessions Available Live Music All…

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Live Music at Mad Paddle Brewery featuring Matthew Williams

September 5 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mad Paddle Brewery, 301 West Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Matthew Williams, Scottsburg Indiana, started his love for country music at a young age. He started playing country music at the age of 13 years old. His talent really shines once he starts playing some Garth Brooks!

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Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch

September 11 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 30, 2020

FREE

Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch will be at area parks from 11:30am - 1:00pm every Friday, weather permitting. Look for weekly updates on who is playing and where. Bring your lunch and bring a chair if you would like or BYOB we don't care! Lytle Park on West Street Alley next to Off Broadway Taproom

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Music in the Park

September 11 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Broadway Fountain, N. Broadway Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Free

Local and regional bands rock out downtown Madison at the Historic Broadway Fountain! Free! Local food vendors and family friendly atmosphere. 5pm-9pm Bring your lawn chair! 812-274-0195 | www.madisonmainstreet.com

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Morning Music at Farmers Market of Madison

September 12 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

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

Enjoy #LocalMusic talent while you support the farmers market. Listen to Madison area bands while you shop and/or enjoy our bi-weekly breakfast. Music at The Farmers Market of Madison is presented by The Friendship State Bank.

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Music at the Mansion | Featuring Small Time Napoleon

September 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 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 from 6:00pm-8:00pm. Formed in 2013, the band seeks to blend modern ideas with swing-era jazz music. Rising through the ranks of the Louisville scene and poised for success, there’s no better time than now to enjoy this unique sounding group! Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets. This concert, in part, is made possible by the Visit Madison, Inc. 812-273-0556. Donations encouraged.

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Live Music at Mad Paddle Brewery featuring Leah Pruett

September 12 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mad Paddle Brewery, 301 West Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Leah Pruett plays an entertaining mix of old and new blues, country, rock, and pop spanning the 60's through today.

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CANCELLED – American Duchess Visit

September 13 @ 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Madison Riverfront Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

Take a stroll on Madison, Indiana's beautiful riverfront and enjoy the sights of the American Duchess Steamboat docked on our shores. 7:00-6:00 pm (No public access) The American Duchess is the first all-suite paddlewheeler on U.S. rivers, a floating, intimate masterpiece that can carry up to 166 guests through America's heartland. The paddlewheeler, created from a 1995 hull, was completely reconstructed to become one of the most luxurious river cruising vessels in the country, featuring single-seating main dining and entertainment…

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CANCELLED – Gatsby Glamour Tea

September 13 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
IN United States
$35

Due to COVID-19 (Corona-virus) this event has been cancelled. Gatsby Glamour Tea at the fabulously restored, award-winning Shrewsbury-Windle House A National Historic Landmark – 301 W. First Street, Madison, In 47250 Sunday, September 13, 2:00-4:00pm - $35 a guest SAVE $10 when you purchase tickets before October 1st. For more information contact: sw@historicmadisoninc.com Champagne toast in vintage glasses – spectacular sweets & savories – live jazz – stunning architecture – hats, dresses, feathers, jackets & bow ties encouraged. Proceeds benefit…

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Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch

September 18 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 30, 2020

FREE

Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch will be at area parks from 11:30am - 1:00pm every Friday, weather permitting. Look for weekly updates on who is playing and where. Bring your lunch and bring a chair if you would like or BYOB we don't care! Lytle Park on West Street Alley next to Off Broadway Taproom

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5 to the 5 Vintage Hydros Presents Madison Vintage Thunder

September 19 - September 20
Madison Riverfront Madison, IN 47250 United States
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. For more information call 812-701-1073.   FREE

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Morning Music at Farmers Market of Madison

September 19 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

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

Enjoy #LocalMusic talent while you support the farmers market. Listen to Madison area bands while you shop and/or enjoy our bi-weekly breakfast. Music at The Farmers Market of Madison is presented by The Friendship State Bank.

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Madison’s Treasures Walking Tour

September 19 @ 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. Enjoy a self-guided tour by downloading the PocketSights Free APP. Historic Madison, Inc. (HMI) 812-265-2967, donations accepted. (Formerly the Architectural Walking Tour)

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CANCELLED – Hispanic Cultural Awareness Day

September 19 @ 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Broadway Fountain Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map
Free

Due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) this event has been cancelled. 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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Live Music at Mad Paddle Brewery featuring Ethan Turner

September 19 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mad Paddle Brewery, 301 West Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Come enjoy the fabulous sounds of Ethan Turner. He is super talented and just getting started. We are so excited to have him come play for us at Mad Paddle. Do not miss the chance to hear Ethan, good beer, great music, Saturday nights do not get better than here!

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CANCELLED – Fall Old Court Days

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

Due to COVID-19 (Corona-virus) this event has been cancelled for 2020. 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, www.pilotclubofmadison Fri 11am-6pm Sat - 9am-6pm Sun 10am-4pm

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Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch

September 25 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 30, 2020

FREE

Music in the Streets Series | Live for Lunch will be at area parks from 11:30am - 1:00pm every Friday, weather permitting. Look for weekly updates on who is playing and where. Bring your lunch and bring a chair if you would like or BYOB we don't care! Lytle Park on West Street Alley next to Off Broadway Taproom

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Fourth Friday Downtown

September 25 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Main Street Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map
Free

Participating stores have extended hours, great shopping, awesome restaurants, family activities, live music, and FREE trolley rides. 5-8/9pm 812-274-0195.

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25th Annual Hot Luck & Fiery Foods Marketplace

September 25 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thomas Family Winery, 208 East Second Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Thomas Family Winery is Celebrating 25 years in Madison!  Spicy gathering of Chiliheads, Foodies, & Cooks! Taste and trade recipes, buy sauces, salsas & other ingredients. Salsa contest and music. Hot Luck on Friday from 7:00 pm - ? Sponsored by Big Green Egg. Open to the public. Facebook Event Link

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Morning Music at Farmers Market of Madison

September 26 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2020

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

Enjoy #LocalMusic talent while you support the farmers market. Listen to Madison area bands while you shop and/or enjoy our bi-weekly breakfast. Music at The Farmers Market of Madison is presented by The Friendship State Bank.

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Madison Airshow and Fly-In 2020

September 26 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Madison Municipal Airport (KIMS), 3919 W Ims Ln
Madison, IN 47250 United States
Free, donations appreciated

Airshow and Fly-In at Madison's Municipal Airport. Free Admission, donations appreciated. Food Vendors, and more. No rain date.  

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Harvest ‘COVID’ Celebration

September 26 @ 10:00 am - September 27 @ 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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CANCELLED – Madison Chautauqua Festival of Art

September 26 @ 10:00 am - September 27 @ 5:00 pm
Historic Downtown, Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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FREE

Our committee has continued to monitor the circumstances surrounding COVID-19. The health and safety of our artists, staff, volunteers and our community is our first priority, therefore, out of an abundance of caution, we have sadly reached a decision to cancel the 2020 Madison Chautauqua. Our committee is dedicated to our beloved festival and is eager to plan for 2021 and our 50th year celebration!! All artists will receive a full refund for booth fees. Jurying will roll over to…

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25th Hot Luck | Big Green Egg Fest

September 26 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Thomas Family Winery, 208 East Second Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Thomas Family Winery is Celebrating 25 years in Madison!  Samples, Demos, and Deals! Sponsored by Big Green Egg. Open to the public. Facebook Event Link

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Live Music at Mad Paddle Brewery featuring Brooke Hall

September 26 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mad Paddle Brewery, 301 West Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States
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Brooke Hall is a singer/songwriter, guitarist, and drummer. Several years ago she began going to open mics to share her songs. Her vocals are unique with its own sound and her rhythmic guitar playing creates an inviting, creative sound.

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