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End of Season Aquatics Schedule
It’s August – that means back to school shopping, school registration, doctor’s appointments, haircuts….argh!  Stop the Back to School madness by relaxing at …
Madison Parks’ Newest Splash Parks Opening at Elver & Reindahl Parks
Madison Parks’ Newest Splash Parks Opening at Elver & Reindahl ParksGrand Opening Ribbon-cutting at Reindahl Park on August 8, 11:00 a.m.   Madison Parks is …
Madison Meet & Eat to begin at Brittingham Park
Madison Meet & Eat to begin at Brittingham Park on Tuesday, August 5, 5:00-7:00PM   The city of Madison is excited to expand the Madison Meet & Eat to …
Trucks and Treasures
Trucks and TreasuresFeaturing the Kids to Kids Garage Sale and the Big Rig Gig Saturday, September 13, 9a.m. – noon at Warner Park  Trucks and Treasures is a …
City to Consider Special Funding for Trees
The Madison City Council will consider a special fee to fund the city’s urban forestry program in place of property taxes. The bulk of the urban forestry …
Winter in Madison Parks is a time for fun. There is nothing better than ice skating on a crisp winter day at Vilas Park - and hearing a lion roar in the distance! Winter is a time for racing down the hill on your son's new sled. It is a time for building snowmen and memories with your daughter.

Don't hibernate this winter, come out and play in Madison Parks!
As the temperature drops, the fun just gets started!

Tenney Park

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Ice Skating Party
Candlelight Snowshoe
Ice Skate Rental
Adopt Ice Partnership


  • Events this Week
  • Dane County Farmers' Market
    8/27 -8/27,
  • Capitol View Farmers' Market
    8/27 -8/27,
  • Jazz at Five Concert Series
    8/27 -8/27,
  • 2014 Tug-of-War Outdoor World Championships
    8/28 -8/31,
  • Madison Meet and Eat
    8/28 -8/28,
  • Family Lu-WOW
    8/28 -8/28,
  • Walk with a Doc
    8/28 -8/28,
  • Capitol City Band
    8/28 -8/28,
  • Madison Parks Moonlight Movie Series - Bugs Bunny/Roadrunner Movie
    8/29 -8/29,
  • Dane County Farmers' Market
    8/30 -8/30,
  • Color Me Rad 5K
    8/30 -8/30,
  • Taste of Madison
    8/30 -8/31,
  • Safe Harbor Labor Day Dash
    9/1 -9/1,


Sledding Hours: Dawn to Dusk
Ski Trail Updates
You will need a Trail Pass at Elver Park, Odana Golf Course & all groomed Dane County Park Trails
Play Madison Parks Winter Activities Email List
Buy a Golf Gift Certificate