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Posted on Jul 24, 2014:
Ride the Drive – Eastside – Only One Month Away!
Ride the Drive – Eastside – Only One Month Away! August 24, 2014 – 10am to 3pmhttp://www.cityofmadison.com/parks/RideTheDrive/eastside/   The City of Madison and Madison Parks are excited to bring …
Posted on Jun 27, 2014:
Elver Park Fireworks Celebration
Madison Parks and the City of Madison are happy to present the annual Elver Park Fireworks Celebration on July 3, 2014.   The Elver Park Fireworks celebration is a free, family-friendly event. …
Posted on Jun 23, 2014:
Rhythm and Booms – June 28, 2014
 For the first time in Rhythm & Booms’ history, the show is being displayed over Lake Monona, offering spectacular viewing from many sites around Madison.   Join Madison Festivals on John Nolen …
Posted on Jun 18, 2014:
Storm Clean-up Efforts in Parks and Street Trees
As the city cleans up from the round of storms this week, please use caution and common sense when traveling around the affected areas. City of Madison Forestry and Parks crews are out cleaning up …
Posted on Jun 18, 2014:
Storm Clean Up Volunteers Should Use Common Sense
Madison Mayor Paul Soglin reminded residents today that if you plan to volunteer to help clean up area storm damage, use common sense and be safe.   "City crews have been out, practically around …
Posted on Jun 17, 2014:
Madison Meet & Eat to begin on Thursday at Meadowood
The city of Madison is excited to bring back Madison Meet & Eat for summer 2014. This unique neighborhood event brings together a collective of local food cart vendors and encourages friends and …
Posted on Jun 6, 2014:
Goodman Pool opens for the season on June 12 at 12:30p.m.
The countdown begins!!     Just as your kids are counting down the days left of school, we are counting down the days until Goodman Pool opens for the season.   Goodman Pool, 325 W. Olin Ave., is …
Posted on May 23, 2014:
Madison Parks REGIONAL Beaches Opening Up for Memorial Day Weekend
Looking to do some swimming or hanging out on the beach this holiday weekend? Madison Park Regional beaches will be open for those looking to enjoy the lakes this Memorial Weekend.  Lifeguard …
Posted on May 21, 2014:
Unique market to open in June
For the past six months, something that seemed only a dream for the Triangle Neighborhood and Brittingham Park has slowly taken shape: a farmers market within walking distance that not only sells …
Posted on May 19, 2014:
2014 Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) Branch Sampling Results
Madison Parks Forestry Section concluded its third year of ‘Branch Sampling’ test program for Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) detection last week. While it was confirmed in November 2013 that Emerald Ash …
Posted on May 12, 2014:
Reflections from the Banks of the Yahara River
“Reflections on the Banks of the Yahara River” is bringing temporary art installations by five local artists to the parkway this summer In the heart of Madison’s East Side, at the gateway to the …
Posted on May 9, 2014:
City of Madison Disc Golf Courses are Open for the Season
Disc golf is one of the fastest growing sports and is fun for all and easy to learn!  To play a round of disc golf is low cost, low impact exercise, and a great way to explore Madison’s Parks.   …
Posted on May 7, 2014:
Elver Park Fireworks Continue in 2014
Madison Mayor Paul Soglin, 1st District Alder Lisa Subeck, and 20th District Alder Matt Phair announced today that the City of Madison will provide funding for continuation of the Elver Park …