Tag: Madison Visitors

February 20, 2019 11:56 AM

Every February I look forward to the Annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon at Olbrich Botanical Gardens, and I know the hundreds of honored volunteers do as well! We share a wonderful lunch, and hear from Olbrich Director Roberta Sladky, Parks Superintendent Eric Knepp and Olbrich's … [read more]

May 9, 2018 3:28 PM

Madison is famous for great shopping, amazing food and a talented art scene. These three community assets come together for the ultimate urban experience - the Madison Night Market! This coming THURSDAY, May 10 from 6 – 11pm, Madison's Central Business Improvement District invites the … [read more]

July 24, 2017 3:47 PM

We all know how frustrating construction projects can be while they are ongoing, but I think we can also agree that the finished project is worth the temporary inconvenience. The most recent completed project, the Capitol Square, here in downtown Madison was finished, in fact, weeks ahead of … [read more]

June 25, 2015 4:50 PM

Madison begins its celebration of Independence Day this weekend with Shake the Lake on the shores of Lake Monona on Saturday evening. For complete details on the event schedule of activities, viewing options and parking, please go to the Shake the Lake website. There will be plenty of … [read more]

April 17, 2015 3:51 PM

I am happy to share that Madison has been selected as a feature site for the Third Americas Competitiveness Exchange (ACE) tour. The ACE tour highlights advanced technology centers, innovation hubs, public private partnerships, exports, and foreign direct investments in Wisconsin, Minnesota, and … [read more]

February 10, 2015 4:19 PM

This past Friday the City of Madison hosted twelve individuals from North Africa and the Middle East. This visit was arranged by the U.S. State Department’s International Visitor Leadership Program and included representation from Algeria, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Palestinian Territories, … [read more]

February 10, 2015 10:04 AM

Oh what a night! Friday evening was an evening of firsts. City of Madison police officers and firefighters suited up for the first annual Madison Fire vs. Madison Police ‘Battle of the Badges’ game that took place at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Great people were brought together … [read more]

November 14, 2014 2:29 PM

Don't forget to watch Madison on C-SPAN this weekend. You may recall their visit as part of the C-SPAN Cities Tour, where Producer Debbie Lamb spent time exploring Madison and learning about its history. The production will include segments on Madison's early years and some of its notable … [read more]

October 22, 2014 1:36 PM

It has been great to welcome and host a C-SPAN crew in Madison this week. Producer Debbie Lamb and her staff have been meeting with historians, regular Madisonians and local authors as they prepare numerous segments on Madison as part of their 2014 Cities Tour. Many thanks to Charter … [read more]