In the heart of the city, where State Street meets the Capitol Square, you will find the area's best destination for shopping, dining, entertainment and events: Downtown Madison!

Downtown Madison

Maxwell Street Days 2019

More than 40 years of great bargains on clothing, jewelry, gifts, artwork, sporting goods, books and more, plus fabulous food from State Street and Capitol Square shops and restaurants.

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Fontana Sports Specialties

Providing Wisconsin with the best in outdoor apparel & equipment since 1949, with a deep respect for nature and a passion for outdoor pursuits.

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8 Tips to Make the Most of Madison’s Maxwell Street Days 2019

Slated for July 19-21 this year, this annual shopping event is not only a massive draw for State Street and adjoining streets, it’s the OG of Madison festivals.
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Farmers' Market Season Opens!

The award-winning Dane County Farmers' Market has been a Madison tradition since 1972. With approximately 270 members, the DCFM provides the best of each season's bounty.
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Announcing Downtown Doors 2019

Downtown Doors is an outdoor gallery on in the heart of the Madison, WI.
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Madison Night Market Set for 2019

It isn't summer yet, but we're gearing up for another great run of night markets.
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Tours & Places to See

An updated list of tours and unique places to see while visiting Downtown Madison
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