Many fields and courts are available on a first-come, first-served basis. All organized groups and those requesting exclusive use must make a reservation.
Reserve a fall hayride for your own group of 24 people or fewer.
Reserve your own ice skating party at Elver, Tenney or Vilas parks!
For Neighborhood Associations requesting the use of a park for gatherings of 250 people or fewer.
For small (less than 100 people) neighborhood gatherings on a residential street.
For bands, speakers, rallies or artistic performances requesting the use of any of the four daily reservable locations: State Street Mall, Peace Park, 30 on the Square, Rotary Plaza
For events that do not require a street closure.
Madison Parks offers a variety of large and smaller picnic shelters that may be reserved.
Events meeting specific criteria, such as selling beer or anticipated attendance greater than 200, a park may be available to reserve through our special events process.
For individuals or groups requesting the use of Madison streets, sidewalks, parking spaces/lanes and downtown performance spaces for an event or activity.
For any event using the Capitol Square, State Street and/or Library Mall.