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Madison's One and Only Water Wagon!
Our Water Wagon provides clean, cool, refreshing Madison water at community events across the city during the warm weather months. Keep your water bottle handy -- you never know where you'll see us!
Check out the history of Madison's one-of-a kind Water Wagon.
Upcoming Water Wagon Events:
The Water Wagon is ready to hit the road. Here are a few of the places you'll see us this spring:
Race Against Extinction Earth Day 5K
Saturday, April 19
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Bike to Work Week Kick-off
Friday, May 9
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Isthmus a la Carts
Friday, May 9
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
O'Keefe Middle School Fun Run
Friday, May 16
And don't forget, you can usually catch us at the Wednesday Dane County Farmers' Market in front of Monona Terrace starting in May!
Photo: Water Wagon draws a big crowd at the Wednesday Farmers' Market
Water Wagon FAQs
How does the Water Wagon work?
How do I request the Water Wagon at an event I am organizing?
What is the cost to use the Water Wagon?
Who is permitted to use the Water Wagon?
What do I need to provide while the Water Wagon is at my event?
In addition, any organization requesting the Water Wagon must agree to comply with the following:
We are interested in building a Water Wagon. Can we get plans or talk to the staff members who designed and built it?
The Water Wagon is Madison Water Utility's own original design and includes proprietary components and details. Please contact us if you're interested in building your own.