Events

2023 Events

Please note: all events are subject to change and this list will be updated throughout the year!

Spring | Summer | Fall | Winter

 

Spring Events

Sunday, February 5th 10AM-4PM | Goodman Community Center (Brassworks Building) | Pal-entine's Valentine's Day Market

Pal-entine's Facebook Event | Art, makers, live music, vintage goods & vinyl

Sunday, February 12th, 11AM-4PM | Garver Feed Mill | Garver Valentine's Craftacular

Craftacular Facebook Event | Arts & crafts, Valentine making, and food & drink available!

Saturday, February 18th, 12PM-5PM | The Sylvee | Madison Makers Winter Market & Bar Crawl

Madison Makers Website | Shop over 70 makers with a drink in hand, while exploring some of Madison's local breweries, distilleries and bars! 
This is an ALL AGES, family friendly event.

Sunday, February 19th, 11AM-6PM | Garver Feed Mill | Femmestival

Femmestival Website | Femmestival is at its core a festival that celebrates and uplifts womxn, femmes and nonbinary entrepreneurs, artists and producers. Inside the historic Garver Feed Mill, the Femmestival team will work to create a space that cultivates economic inclusivity, equity and proliferation. We will work to put forth a reimagination of what a festival can be when womxn and allies put themselves, their economic health and their creative energies first.

Saturday, March 4th, 10AM-4PM | Wisconsin Rugby Club 4046 Vilas Rd. Cottage Grove, WI  | The Big Gay Market

TBGM Instagram | 🏳️‍🌈SUPER GAY, SUPER FUN🏳️‍⚧️
✏️ Organized by @shawpawprints & @theniftygiftysshop

Saturday, March 18th, 1PM-5PM | Common Wealth Building, 100 S. Baldwin | Zuzu's Birthday & Fundraiser hosted by Bernie & Zuzu

Bernie & Zuzu Website | You can check out our studio space, we will have live screenprinting (you can pull your own zuzu print!), zuzu pin making, pin the ears and tail on the zuzu, zuzu coloring page, a zuzu themed photo booth, and zooming with zuzu - that's right! Zuzu herself will be zoomed in - a Zuzoom!!!

Sunday, March 19th, 11PM-4PM | Goodman Community Center 149 Waubesa St (Brassworks Building) | Spring Madison Community Market

MCM Instagram | Community café-art-records-clothes-vintage-tissue paper flower craft-live DJ-cash bar

Saturday, April 1st, 10AM-4PM | Goodman Community Center 149 Waubesa St (Ironworks Building) | The Crafty Fair

The Crafty Fair Website | The Crafty Fair was created in 2009 by Rosy Hawbaker. The Crafty Fair's mission is to bring a different kind of craft show experience. To offer handmade items from artists across Wisconsin and surrounding states to Madison shoppers. This is a way to support local artists, and feel great about your purchases, and to meet the people who create it.​

Saturday, April 8th, 3PM-5PM | Delta Beer Lab 167 E Badger Rd | Madison Makers Delta Market

Madison Makers Market Website | Shop a bunch of area makers while you sample great locally made beer from Delta Beer Lab and eat delicious meals prepared by local food trucks! This is an ALL AGES, family friendly event that will occur four times in 2023. These events are free and no tickets are needed to come and enjoy the fun! You only pay for the items you want to buy from vendors, and the drinks or food you want to consume.

Saturdays 9AM-2PM | Top of State Street | Market Mornings (Dane County Farmers Market)

The Dane County Farmers' Market is America's largest producers-only farmers' market. It is held from April to November on Saturday mornings on the Capitol Square in Madison, Wisconsin. The adjacent art market, Market Mornings, showcase local and regional makers and their hand-crafted items.

 

Summer Events

Saturdays 9AM-2PM | Top of State Street | Market Mornings (Dane County Farmers Market)

The Dane County Farmers' Market is America's largest producers-only farmers' market. It is held from April to November on Saturday mornings on the Capitol Square in Madison, Wisconsin. The adjacent art market, Market Mornings, showcase local and regional makers and their hand-crafted items.

Saturday, June 24th, 10AM-4PM | Madison Cat Project | Kitty Palooza

Madison Cat Project Website | Join Madison Cat Project for Kitty Palooza, an exciting event featuring local vendors, live music, a fun raffle, and lots of kitties to adopt! Meet the cats we have available and even take one (or more!) home that day! Best of all, adoption fees are waived courtesy of the Berbee Walsh Foundation! So come on by for a fun Saturday spent with cats. What could be better?

Saturday, July 8th, 12PM-5PM | The Sylvee | Madison Makers Summer Market

Madison Makers Market Website | Enjoying Art Fair on The Square? Looking for a little variety? Trying to see a little more of Madison?
Join us at several Williamson-Marquette bars, distilleries and breweries as we celebrate all that local has to offer during the Madison Makers Summer Market!

Sunday, July 9th, 10AM-4PM | Wisconsin Rugby Club | The Big Gay Market

TBGM Instagram | 🏳️‍🌈SUPER GAY, SUPER FUN🏳️‍⚧️
✏️ Organized by @shawpawprints & @theniftygiftysshop

Saturday & Sunday, July 29th & 30th | Atwood Ave | AtwoodFest

AtwoodFest Website | AtwoodFest 2023, a music festival, takes place on Atwood Ave. in Madison, WI on July 29 & 30. Find more information at www.atwoodfest.com

Tuesday, August 15th, 11AM-2PM | Epic Campus | Epic Farmers Market

This market is exclusively for Epic employees! It happens every week, and they rotate the artists.

 

 

Fall Events

Saturdays 9AM-2PM | Top of State Street | Market Mornings (Dane County Farmers Market)

The Dane County Farmers' Market is America's largest producers-only farmers' market. It is held from April to November on Saturday mornings on the Capitol Square in Madison, Wisconsin. The adjacent art market, Market Mornings, showcase local and regional makers and their hand-crafted items.

Tuesday, October 31st, 11AM-2PM | Epic Campus | Epic Farmers Market

This market is exclusively for Epic employees! It happens every week, and they rotate the artists.

Winter EventsSaturday & Sunday, December 9th & 10th | Garver Feed Mill | Communication's 2023 Eastside Winter Market

Communication Website