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.
Enjoy judging any Main Street businesses displaying scarecrow on Halloween day! Winners announced at 1:00 p.m. Grab your fall décor, a straw bale or 2 and a few pumpkins and design a scarecrow display! Madison Main Street Program presents its first annual scarecrow display contest. BUSINESSES & RESIDENTS are encouraged to create a scarecrow display that represents them/their family, their business, or their brand and represents the season. Business owners & residents should register by MONDAY, OCTOBER 21st. Displays can…Find out more »
UPDATE November 13, 2020: We are disappointed to announce the City of Madison “A Very Merry Christmas Parade” and “Christmas Festival on Main” are canceled. The lights at the Broadway Fountain will still be illuminated to kick off the season, but the city will not host this year’s “Light Up Madison” event. The Parks Department “Christmas Craft Show” is also canceled. “This was a difficult decision for us to make, but the health of our community must come first. Unfortunately,…Find out more »
If you have an Event or Festival that is not listed here, or if you see a date that is incorrect, contact us.
Dates & Times subject to change. Please call ahead.