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Madison Public Library – Wisconsin Book Festival, Sep 28 – Nov 20

Multiple Madison Locations Madison, WI

The Wisconsin Book Festival, presented by Madison Public Library in partnership with Madison Public Library Foundation, presents free, public author events that celebrate books and spark conversations. Each year, the festival creates a robust schedule of accomplished and new writers whose fiction, nonfiction, and poetry books appeal to all ages of readers.

INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP ON CAMPUS: FROM STEM TO STEAM AND BEYOND

Wisconsin Institute for Discovery Building 330 North Orchard Street, Madison

UW-Madison has a rich history of innovation and entrepreneurial efforts in policy-making, the arts, education and more. Join university leaders who will highlight initiatives and activities engaging students from every corner of campus!

Join us for the 2021 Wisconsin Science Festival! Oct 21-24

Multiple Madison Locations Madison, WI

The four-day Wisconsin Science Festival features events throughout Wisconsin for people of all ages. Activities include hands-on science experiments, live Q&A sessions and interviews with scientists, demonstrations, performances, behind-the-scenes tours and more.

Haiku, Healing, and Wholeness online, Fall 2021

Online Event

We would like to invite you to gather and be present with one another in community. With grounding in mindfulness practice, guided by Carmen Alonso, and poetry/haiku written by Rudy Bankston, we will reflect, write, meditate and co-create, exploring themes that range from woundedness to healing to joy. Please join us in taking a healing pause and holding space together.

Wisconsin Science Festival – Fall 2022

Multiple Madison Locations Madison, WI

Celebrate Curiosity Across Wisconsin at Wisconsin Science Festival! The Wisconsin Science Festival is a statewide celebration with activities for people throughout Wisconsin. Events include hands-on science exhibitions, demonstrations, performances, tours, pub nights, workshops and more.

Big Night Out @ Art Lit Lab

Arts + Literature Lab 111 S. Livingston St. Ste. 100, Madison, WI, United States

Join us for our next Big Night Out for your quarterly chance to connect with your fellow Greater Madison business leaders over appetizers and drinks. For this year's series, we will be visiting and showcasing community non-profit spaces. This quarter's event will highlight the new Arts + Literature Laboratory (Art Lit Lab).

National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) 2023

University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire 105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire, WI, United States

NCUR is dedicated to promoting undergraduate research, scholarship and creative activity in all fields of study by sponsoring an annual conference for students. Unlike meetings of academic professional organizations, this gathering of student scholars welcomes presenters from all institutions of higher learning and from all disciplines.

Westside Community Market – Apr 15 through Nov 4

MGE Innovation Center 510 Charmany Drive, Room 50, Madison, United States

The 2023 season of the Westside Community Market commences on April 15th at our new location in front of the MG&E Innovation Center at 505 S. Rosa Road. Your neighborhood, vendor-run, community farmers’ market featuring a diverse selection of fresh produce, Wisconsin cheese and meats, honey, eggs, fresh bakery, cut flowers, plants, hand-crafted foods and more, all from Wisconsin farmers & food artisans.

Westside Community Market – Apr 15 through Nov 4

MGE Innovation Center 510 Charmany Drive, Room 50, Madison, United States

The 2023 season of the Westside Community Market commences on April 15th at our new location in front of the MG&E Innovation Center at 505 S. Rosa Road. Your neighborhood, vendor-run, community farmers’ market featuring a diverse selection of fresh produce, Wisconsin cheese and meats, honey, eggs, fresh bakery, cut flowers, plants, hand-crafted foods and more, all from Wisconsin farmers & food artisans.

Opera in the Park 2023

Garner Park 333 S Rosa Rd, Madison, WI, United States

For over 20 years, Opera in the Park has been the epitome of Madison Opera’s place in our community. Garner Park comes alive with music and light sticks, as soloists share their favorite opera and musical theater numbers, along with the Madison Opera Chorus and Madison Symphony Orchestra.

2023 Wisconsin Book Festival

Multiple Madison Locations Madison, WI

The Wisconsin Book Festival, presented by Madison Public Library in partnership with Madison Public Library Foundation, presents free, public author events that celebrate books and spark conversations. Each year, the festival creates a robust schedule of accomplished and new writers whose fiction, nonfiction, and poetry books appeal to all ages of readers.

“Shark Tank” for the Arts! Arts Business Competition – Deadline Dec 21

Online

The University of Wisconsin–Madison Arts Business Competition encourages new thinking and innovative ideas. The campus-wide competition provides support for student-driven projects. Entrants develop and submit a detailed proposal for an arts event, exhibition, performance series, commercial venture, or other artistic project.

Distinguished Entrepreneurs Lunch: Toni Sikes

5110 Grainger Hall 975 University Ave., Madison, WI, United States

Weinert Center for Entrepreneurship lunch: I will let you in on a little secret: our speaker is pioneering the next big thing in business. Toni Sikes has tapped into the “invisible industry” of public art. Her company, CODAworx has projects valued at more than $4 billion all over the world. Develop a greater understanding of storytelling, community, engagement, equity crowdfunding and creativity in business at our lunch with Toni Sikes.

Wisconsin Film Festival

Multiple Madison Locations Madison, WI

First launched in 1999, the Wisconsin Film Festival curates, promotes, and exhibits programs that showcase the art and history of world cinema. A non-profit annual event supported by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the Festival advances the teaching, research, and public service mission of the University by exposing the campus and the greater community to films and filmmakers from Wisconsin and beyond.

Art Fair on the Square

Wisconsin State Capitol 2 E Main Street, Madison, WI, United States

One of the Midwest’s most popular and highly regarded outdoor celebrations of the arts will return to the Capitol Square on Saturday, July 13 and Sunday, July 14, 2024, as MMoCA presents the 66th annual Art Fair on the Square.

Opera in the Park 2024

Garner Park 333 S Rosa Rd, Madison, WI, United States

For over 20 years, Opera in the Park has been the epitome of Madison Opera’s place in our community. Garner Park comes alive with music and light sticks, as soloists share their favorite opera and musical theater numbers, along with the Madison Opera Chorus and Madison Symphony Orchestra.

Free