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Madison Parks Foundation receives $50,000 grant for Splash Park Project
The Madison Parks Foundation has been awarded $50,000 grant from Madison Community Foundation for its ongoing Splash Park Project.   This contribution is the …
Ground Breaking Ceremony for Madison Parks’ two new Splash Parks
Madison Parks is pleased to announce a ground breaking ceremony to mark the start of construction of new splash parks at Reindahl Park and Elver Park.  The …
Madison Named the Greenest City in the Nation
Mayor Soglin and other city officials today heralded another accolade for the City of Madison, this one focusing on parks and transportation, names Madison …
Madison Parks Celebrates Earth Day with Lake View Elementary School
Madison Parks is pleased to continue our partnership with Lake View Elementary School to celebrate Earth Day, Arbor Day, and the United Way’s Global Youth …
New Playground Coming to Goodman Pool
During Madison’s hot summer months, thousands of children and families make their way to the Goodman Pool and its adjacent playground to relax, to play and …
Madison Parks - Moonlight Movie Series continues with Caddyshack
“Cinderella story. Outta nowhere. A former greenskeeper now about to become the Masters champion. It looks like a mirac…It’s in the hole! It’s in the hole! …
Monona, Glenway and Odana Hills Golf Courses to open at 9:00a.m. on Wednesday, April 2
No Foolin’ !!  Three golf courses opening tomorrow!  Monona, Glenway and Odana Hills Golf Courses to open at 9:00a.m. on Wednesday, April 2   Madison Parks …
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
    4/26 -4/26,
  • Friends of Yahara River Parkway Volunteer Opportunity
    4/26 -4/26,
  • 33rd Annual Crazylegs Classic
    4/26 -4/26,
  • Earth Day Challenge
    4/26 -4/26,
  • Busking for Books
    4/26 -4/26,
  • Kids Discover Golf
    4/26 -4/26,
  • Purple Stride Madison 2014
    4/27 -4/27,
  • Madison Area Weed Warrior Volunteer Opportunity
    4/27 -4/27,


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