Downtown Dossier

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April 2021

Looking for fun and safe ways to enjoy and support your downtown? We’ve got great ideas for you!

April Downtown Dossier
We’re excited to welcome you back to downtown and spring into sunny days!

  • 7Iron Social (508 State St): The annual Madison Curd Crawl is back!! Head to the She’s the First website to get your coupon book for their annual Curd Crawl! It’s only $10 and full of great deals from many of your favorites in and around downtown. Make sure you stop by 7Iron Social on your crawl! They’ll be donating $2 to She’s the First for every basket of cheese curds sold in April!! All proceeds from the Madison Curd(side) Crawl goes to support She’s the First, an international non-profit that funds girls’ education in low-income countries. You can learn more about the non-profit She’s the First here !
  • Art Gecko (510State St): Get 20% off select gemstone jewelry every week! First week of every month includes 20% off birthstone! Upcoming birthstones: April- Opal and May- Emerald!
  • Fontana Sports (216 Henry St): New spring products arriving daily! Get ready for a great spring season for hiking, camping, climbing, travel, and just plain enjoying the outdoors! Plus they’ve got a shoe clearance going on now! Everything from sandals to winter boots! Men’s and women’s!
  • Goodman’s Jewelers (220 State St):
    • It’s their favorite month of the year, April! April's birthstone is diamond and they have carefully hand selected the very best to have on hand at Goodman's. Every diamond is unique and available to you to view today. No waiting for your diamonds to come in!
    • Did you miss your vacation last year? Are you aching for that Caribbean blue ocean? Then come in right away and check out their “small batch” collection of Apatite earrings, necklaces, and bracelets! They feel everyone's jewelry should speak to them and be unique. For that reason they generally only have ONE of each piece so stop in soon to get first pick!
  • Insomnia Cookies (462 State St): Get into the spring feeling with limited edition tasty treats! Become a CookieMagic member today to get great deals like: a free cookie of the month or $5 lil dippers/$7 big dippers, BOGO classic cookie’wiches, and SO much more!
  • Mackesey’s Irish Pub (317 State St): Back to being open normal hours and with their patio open 11am to Midnight! Serving up food and libation until midnight! Follow along on Facebook for daily updates on their specials and house-made soups!
  • Nick’s (226 State St): Open Tuesday – Saturday 11am – 10pm! Don’t miss their most popular menu item – their Combo Reuben Special! You’ll get two Reubens with fries, homemade coleslaw, and a slice of pie for just $25!
  • Poke Plus Teriyaki (615 State St): With warmer weather, they’ve got outdoor seating! Come grab a poke bowl or even teriyaki and enjoy in their outdoor sitting area. Get a free drink with purchase of $15 or more. All April long!
  • The Soap Opera (319 State St): Get ready for Mother’s Day early with the Soap Opera! They’re offering FREE gift wrapping on April 27th (online only) to ensure you can get great Mother's day gifts wrapped & shipped to a special Mother in your life by the big day! Limit 4 free gift wraps per order. AND they’ll do FREE gift wrapping in-store (only) on May 4th for your Mother’s Day gifts! Limit 4 gift wraps per order. And as always, they’ll send you home with a free soap sample whether you shop online or in-store (while supplies last).

Want to download a PDF of the April Downtown Dossier? Find it here!

Easter
Hop into Easter deals and get into a sunny springy mood!

  • Colectivo Coffee (583 State St): March 31 through April 6, 2021, show somebunny you care with our beautiful, hand-decorated Easter Egg Shortbread Cookies. Or try their all-new Sugar Cube Marshmallows! These housemade, sugar-coated vanilla marshmallows come in colorful packs of three and make a fun addition to your Easter basket. (Order in the App for easy pickup!)
  • D’Vino (116 King St): Book your table today for a delicious Easter brunch at D’Vino! Take your choice of eating indoors or out! Head to their website to see their menu!
  • Insomnia Cookies (462 State St): Get into the spring feeling with limited edition tasty treats! Become a CookieMagic member today to get great deals like: a free cookie of the month or $5 lil dippers/$7 big dippers, BOGO classic cookie’wiches, and SO much more!
  • IT’SUGAR (542 State St): Easter’s here! Fill up your basket at IT’SUGAR with great deals on sweet treats! Peeps on sale now buy 1 get one 1 free! PLUS get Bearly buzzed bags for $7.99 (2.2lb bag) or 2/$10 (4.4lbs) - what a score!
  • The Soap Opera (319 State St): Open on Easter and excited to see you stop by! They’ll be handing out free soap samples to everyone that stops in store!

Want to download a PDF of the Downtown Dossier? Find it here!




March 2021

St. Paddy’s Day is right around the corner and so are great deals! Luck O’ the Irish be with you!
Looking for fun and safe ways to enjoy and support your downtown? We’ve got great ideas for you!

  • Art Gecko (510 State St): Get 20% off select gemstone jewelry every week! First week of every month includes 20% off birthstone! Upcoming birthstones: March- Aquamarine, April- Opal, May- Emerald!
  • Colectivo Coffee (583 State St): St. Patrick's Day is almost here, and they’ve got a collection of festive treats to help you celebrate! Enjoy a little Matcha Madness, March 3-23, with the return of our Minty Matcha Shake, a rich combination of stoneground organic matcha, house-made mint honey syrup, and creamy vanilla ice cream. Or try our Mint Matcha Latte, a bright green, seasonally sweet take on a traditional latte. They’re also excited to share their colorful Shamrock Shortbread Cookies from Troubadour Bakery and Double Chocolate Mint Cream Cookie Sandwich, a vegan, gluten-free sandwich cookie with mint buttercream filling. Both are available for a limited time starting March 17 at all cafes. (Order in the App for easy pickup!)
  • The Cooper’s Tavern (20 W Mifflin St): Serving up classics like corned beef and cabbage, bangers and mash, and cottage pie for Saint Patrick’s Day! Pre-order for lunch or dinner today and pick up 3/17 11am-9pm! And don’t forget to add a can, growler, or six pack of Guinness or Magners (21+)!
  • D’Vino (116 King St): Starting March 10th, join them for Wednesday Wine tastings!! They’ll feature seasonal wines and cicchetti favorites including baccalau and octopus!!! Follow them on social media for tempting daily offerings!!
  • Fair Trade Coffee House (418 State St): Espresso always brings good luck so stop in to try one of our March specialty drinks! Leprechaun and Pot of Gold Lattes, The Patty, Irish Coffee (no, not that kind!), and even a Shamrock Chiller for those “warm” March days. They always have their house-made baked goods and sandwiches to enjoy with your St. Pats drinks. Don’t forget, you can also order online on EatStreet and GrubHub!
  • Fontana Sports (216 N Henry St): Head over for their Winter Clearance going on now! Get great deals on winter clothing and accessories, snowshoes, cross country skis, and insulated footwear! Huge savings on your favorite outdoor brands - Patagonia, The North Face, SmartWool, Canada Goose, Columbia Sportswear, Merrell, Keen, and more!
  • Goodman’s Jewelers (220 State St): March is here! They have a gorgeous selection of Aquamarine jewelry for all of the March babies out there! They’d love to show you their selection of Celtic jewelry! They’re so excited, out new spring jewelry collections are in! Stop in. They’d love to show you around Goodman’s!
  • Heritage Tavern (131 E Mifflin St): March is full of great news from Heritage Tavern! They’re now open for dinner Wednesday – Saturday 4-9pm, and for brunch Saturday – Sunday 10am – 2pm! Even better news, EVERY Friday is now Heritage Fish Fry night!! You’ll get to choose from beer battered, panko crusted, and herb butter baked whitefish. Served with a caper-lemon tartar sauce, creamy market vegetable slaw, and fried fingerling potatoes!
  • Mackesey’s Irish Pub (317 State St): Spring is in the air and St. Patrick's day is right around the corner! Mack’s Irish Pub is open regular hours serving food until Midnight. March is their favorite month at the Irish Pub. Check out their daily specials on their FB page and stop in for some Irish love. You might even catch a leprechaun.
  • Madison Minication : Enjoy a weekend getaway or local staycation with Madison Minication, running from February 12 through April 12. Residents and visitors can choose from 17 area properties, offering 24 experience packages – taking the stress out of planning a night away. Participating downtown hotels include: AC Hotel by Marriott, Best Western Premier Park Hotel, The Edgewater, The Graduate, Hilton Madison Monona Terrace, and Madison Concourse Hotel and Governor’s Club.
  • Parthenon Gyros (316 State St): Take your March Madness party to the next level with a Parthenon Gyros Game Day Meal Kit! They're easy to prepare from the comfort of your home and include 6 gyros, fries, a six-pack of Spotted Cow, and reheating instructions. A $96 value for just $75!
  • The Soap Opera (319 State St): Celebrating 49 years in business on March 3rd and thankful for all their loyal customers for their friendship and business! Don’t forget, they have great St. Patrick’s Day items like 4 leaf clover soaps and Irish ducks to make any Irishmen smile!
  • Teddywedgers (101 State St): In early March, get into the spirit of St Paddy’s Day early with special corned beef hash breakfast and Rueben pasties!!

Want to download a PDF of the Downtown Dossier? Find it here!




February 2021

Looking for fun and safe ways to enjoy and support your downtown? We’ve got great ideas for you!

Valentine's Day

  • Cento (122 W Mifflin St): Treat your Valetine with two great options! Choose to dine in? Cento’s serving up a Valentine’s Day five course prix fixe menu and a glass of prosecco for $120/person! Make a date on Saturday February 13th or Sunday February 14th for this delicious meal! Make your reservations here. Having Valentine’s at home? Pre-order their five course Valetine’s Day at home for $100/person! Let Chef Chris Myers do the menu planning and prep for you and enjoy a special 5-course dinner for two from Chef Chris and the Cento team. Some assembly and light cooking is needed, and they’ve included a recipe card to make sure you put together an amazing meal. Place your order by Wednesday, Feb. 10, and they'll have your order ready for pickup on Fri. Feb. 12, Sat. Feb. 13, or Sun. Feb. 14. You choose the pickup time window, then text them when you pull up and they'll run your meal right out to your car. Order here.
  • CIRC (1 W Dayton St): Planning to spend Valentine's Day at home this year? Check CIRC’s cook-at-home Valentine's Day dinner to make the night memorable ($45/person). Take your pick between seared Ahi tuna, beef short rib wellington, or a roasted carrot and goat cheese wellington! Call 608-294-3031 to order and arrange pickup! And if your sweetheart has a sweet tooth, they’ve got you covered with Valentine’s cupcakes to-go! Treat your love to four delicate cupcakes (two each of white and chocolate) with festive sprinkles and frosting ($16 for four cupcakes)! Happy Valentine's Day!
  • Colectivo (583 State St): Serving up Valentine’s goodies early to get you in the mood! Check out their featured drink (2/3-2/16): Cherry Cordial Cappuccino and their featured coffee: (2/8-2/14) San Valentín. Don’t forget the bakery treats (2/10-2/14): Pink Raspberry Almond Croissants, Conversation Hearts Shortbread Cookies, and Cherry Coffee Cake Muffin! PLUS! You can pre-order in early February for their Cherry Coffee Cake Box and Valentine’s Day Cookie Kit here.
  • Concourse (1 W Dayton St): Give your Valentine the gift of a romantic getaway at The Madison Concourse Hotel and Governor's Club! Make your Valentine's Day special by adding your choice of in-room appetizers, desserts, or a full three-course dinner to your stay! You can also add a special four-course Valentine's Day dinner at CIRC. All Valentine's bookings with added enhancements will receive a complimentary bottle of champagne. Cheers to you! February 13 - 14, 2021, book today! Happy Valentine's Day!
  • D’Vino (116 King St): SOLD OUT Treat your Valentine to an Italian feast with D’Vino! Booking now on OpenTable for their Valentine’s Prix Fixe dinner menu with wine pairing! For $75/person (gratuity additional) you’ll get a four-course meal – trio di gusto, pizza con pera, braised short-rib, and baci dolce!
  • Eno Vino (1 N Webster St): They're offering a special 5-Course Pri-Fixe Menu for Valentine's Day Weekend on Saturday, February 13th and Sunday, February 14th with optional Wine Pairings. On Saturday, they'll have seatings at 5pm, 7pm, and 9:30pm, and on Sunday, they'll have seatings at 6pm and 8:30pm. February 13th-14th. Their 5-Course Pre-Fixe Menu can be viewed on their website HERE.
  • Estrellón (313 W Johnson St): Pick up a five-course menu Valentine’s dinner for two ($125) from Estrellón! Featuring a roasted beet salad, ribeye roast, brassicas in romesco sauce, loaded hasselback potatoes, and your choice of desert (Basque cake or honey and spice chocolate torte)! Dinner is ready to enjoy from the moment you pick it up (no cooking or reheating involved)! All you have to do is dish it up and enjoy! Wine pairing available with an additional cost. Pickup available Friday 2/12 and Saturday 2/13. Pre-order through Eventbrite.
  • Fair Trade Coffee House (418 State St): Stop by to try one of their Valentine’s drinks throughout February! Red Velvet Lattes, Cinnamon Bun Lattes, Chocolate Covered Strawberry Mochas, and White Raspberry Mochas to help you get into that Valentines state-of-mind. While you're at it, try one of our homemade muffins or dessert bars! Don’t forget you can order online!
  • Fromagination (12 S Carroll St): Celebrate with a date to remember, right at home. They’ve curated a selection of gifts perfect for your loved ones! Choose from cards, heart shaped cookie cutters, artisan chocolates, gift sets, cheeseboards for two, specialty jams, and so many more incredible gift ideas. Head to their website to order yours today! Their Valentine’s Day Cheese Tray and Fondue Shreds (complete with recipe) would make for an absolutely stunning evening!
  • Goodman’s Jewelers (220 State St): Starting Monday January 18th through Saturday February 13th: get 40% off all in-stock Sarah's Hope Jewelry (all sales final), 30% off all in-stock Pulsar watches (all sales final), 30% off all in-stock Rado watches (all sales final), and 30% off select jewelry (all sales final). Plus! You’ll get a free gift when you buy $99 or more of Ania Haie jewelry!
  • L’Etoile (1 S Pinckney St, #107): Enjoy a three course Valentine’s dinner for two ($150) featuring a surf and turf entrée of rock shrimp and king crab risotto with a dark chocolate and chili braised short rib with wild mushrooms. This is a fun Valentine’s date night activity with this interactive menu (cooking and reheating items involved). Wine is available at an additional cost. Pick-up available Friday 2/12, Saturday 2/13 & Sunday 2/14. Pre-order HERE
  • Parthenon Gyros (316 State St): Have the perfect Valentine's Day date at home with their easy to prepare Take-and-Bake Gyro Meal Kits ($35 value for just $25!). Pair with a bottle of our Greek Wine for the perfect romantic evening! Don’t forget you can order gyros online!
  • RED (316 W Washington Ave, #100): RED is offering a three-course prix fixe menu on Valentine's Day priced at $70/person. The prix fixe dinner is available in-house and for takeout (preorders only). They'll also have two sushi platters available for takeout (preorder only) - You Had Me At Sushi and It's O-fish-al!!! Preorders can be placed on their website here , starting Thursday, January 28th. View the Valentine’s menu here!
  • Teddywedgers (101 State St): Celebrate love with Teddywedgers! Your favorite pasty shop is getting creative for Valentine’s! Stop by for Nutella-cream cheese heart shaped sugar cookies, chocolate caramel gems, chocolate bonbons, and more! All available Feb 10th - 14th! Plus, in early February, they’ll be featuring a special cheese-steak pasty! Don’t forget, you can order online!

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February Downtown Dossier
Love is in the air!

  • Fair Trade Coffee House (418 State St): Come try one of their Valentines drinks throughout February! Red Velvet Lattes, Cinnamon Bun Lattes, Chocolate Covered Strawberry Mochas, and White Raspberry Mochas to help you get into that Valentines state-of-mind. While you're at it, try one of their homemade muffins or dessert bars! Don’t forget, you can order online!
  • Parthenon Gyros (316 State St): Have the perfect Valentine's Day date at home with their easy to prepare Take-and-Bake Gyro Meal Kits ($35 value for just $25!). Pair with a bottle of their Greek wine for the perfect romantic evening. Don’t forget, you can order online!
  • SEE Eyewear (437 State St): Show your face some love! Book an appointment with SEE and fall head over heels, face first, in love. Your optical soulmate awaits (but with extremely limited quantities available, they won’t wait long). Browse for styles before your appointment online here . Open Monday – Saturday by appointment.
  • Teddywedgers (101 State St): Early February is all about love at Teddywedgers – stop by for special Valentine’s treats Feb 10th - 14th. Plus, in early February they’ll be featuring a special cheese-steak pasty! Don’t forget to stop by in early March for a St. Patrick’s Day special corned beef hash breakfast or Rueben pasty!
  • The Wisconsin Union (800 Langdon St): Get free shipping in the Online Terrace Store for a limited time. As we roll into 2021, the Wisconsin Union's Online Terrace Store is proud to introduce limited-time free shipping! Had your eyes on that new Terrace sweatshirt? Been hoping to order some mini Terrace chairs? Now's the time to treat yourself or those around you to our massive assortment of Terrace gifts and collectables! Offer available on continental US orders and excludes gift cards and full-size furniture. Shop here!

Want to download a PDF of the Downtown Dossier? Find it here!




January 2021

New year, new businesses!
Looking for fun and safe ways to enjoy and support your downtown? We’ve got great ideas for you!
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  • Colectivo (583 State St): Serving up Valentine’s goodies early to get you in the mood! Check out their featured drink (2/3-2/16): Cherry Cordial Cappuccino and their featured coffee: (2/8-2/14) San Valentín. Don’t forget the bakery treats (2/10-2/14): Pink Raspberry Almond Croissants, Conversation Hearts Shortbread Cookies, and Cherry Coffee Cake Muffin! PLUS! You can pre-order in early February HERE for their Cherry Coffee cake Box and Valentine’s Day Cookie Kit!

  • D’Vino (116 King St): Booking now on OpenTable for their Valentine’s Prix Fixe dinner menu with wine pairing! For $75 PP (gratuity additional) you’ll get a four-course meal – trio di gusto, pizza con pera, braised short-rib, and baci dolce!

  • Eno Vino (1 North Webster St, 10th Floor): They're offering a special 5-Course Pri-Fixe Menu for Valentine's Day Weekend on Saturday, February 13th and Sunday, February 14th with optional Wine Pairings. On Saturday, they'll have seatings at 5pm, 7pm, and 9:30pm, and on Sunday, they'll have seatings at 6pm and 8:30pm. February 13th-14th. Their 5-Course Pre-Fixe Menu will be posted soon! Keep an eye on their website and social media channels for updates!

  • Goodman's Jewelers (220 State St): Starting Monday January 18th through Saturday February 13th: get 40% off all in-stock Sarah's Hope Jewelry (all sales final), 30% off all in-stock Pulsar watches (all sales final), 30% off all in-stock Rado watches (all sales final), 30% off select jewelry (all sales final), and free gift with purchase of $99.00 or more of Ania Haie jewelry.

  • Lunar New Year – Typically celebrated in the first weeks of February, this is your perfect excuse to indulge in your favorites from our local East Asian restaurants! You have so many choices: Le C’s Patisserie and Tea House , Ruyi Hand Pulled Noodle , Taiwan Little Eats , Chen's Dumpling House , A8 China , the Globe , Taste of Sichuan , FUGU Asian Fusion , Koi Sushi , Asian Kitchen , and Kung Fu Tea .

  • Madison Bike Center (202 S Pinckney St): They're a bike focused community center located in the heart of Madison. They sell used bikes and parts; preform repairs; and teach people how to build, repair, and maintain their own bikes! Check them out today! Open M-F 9am-5pm. And don’t forget to follow them on social media to find out about their workshops!

  • Soha Diamond (1 S Pinckney St #110): Newly opened at 1 S Pinckney St #110! Open noon to 6:30pm M-Sat for you to stop in. By Appointment; Ethical & Eco-Conscious Jeweler Based in Madison, WI. Shop Engagement Rings Featuring Only Origin-Guaranteed Diamonds, Moissanite, & Gems in 100% Recycled Precious Metals.

  • Square Wine Co (1 E Main St): New location! Square Wine Co has moved just around the corner on the Capital Square. They're still your favorite wine shop dedicated to selling wines you can believe in from small, family growers who make honest wines that reflect a sense of place. They’re open 11am-7pm M-Sat and 11am-4pm Sun.

  • Stay Warm Madison – Make sure you’re following along on our social media for special giveaways from January all through March! We’re in the period of year that’s the most frigid and it gets hard to remember what toasty sunshine and warmth are like. We’ll try to help you get through by finding ways to stay warm and cozy, and maybe even enjoy winter a little. We’re ‘Downtown Madison’ on Facebook and ‘Visit Downtown Madison’ on Instagram.

  • Teddywedgers (101 State St): Your favorite pasty shop is getting creative for Valentine’s! Stop by for Nutella-cream cheese heart shaped sugar cookies, chocolate caramel gems, chocolate bonbons, and more! All available Feb 10th - 14th! Plus, in early February, they’ll be featuring a special cheese-steak pasty!

  • Valentine’s – Picking who your valentine is may seem like the hard bit, but really, the hard part is picking what the date or food will be! Valentine’s this year is a little different but that just means you have to make it extra special. Some restaurants will have limited capacity seating indoors if you’re up for going out, but many have delivery so you can make it special at home too. Don’t forget, everyone has a sweet tooth that can be cured by Candinas , Kilwins , and IT’Sugar !! Get your Valentine’s stationary at Anthology and maybe some gorgeous blooms from Red Square Flowers ! More of a jewelry gifter for Valentine’s? Goodman’s always has great options! Of course, you could try making something with Tropic Jewel’s help!

  • Wonderstate Coffee (27 W Main St): Newly opened for takeout service with limited hours Wednesday – Sunday 7am-2:30pm. Treat yourself to certified organic coffee that pays coffee farmers far more than the average. Don’t forget the organic goodies in their café that features locally sourced goodies!




December 2020

Get festive during this holiday season with the best that downtown Madison has to offer!
Want to download a PDF of the Downtown Dossier? Find it here! Please note that all offers are subject to change, please check with businesses first.

  • Art Gecko (510 State St): Be sure you’re following along in store, on their website, and on social media for weekly featured stone or crystal sale! Including Opal, Ruby, Citrine, and many more to come! Sales go up to 20% off!
  • Brix Coworking (30 W Mifflin St): Schedule a tour or rent a private office and they’ll make a donation to the community action coalition of South-Central Wisconsin! AND if you sign up for a 1–2-year term on a private office, you’ll get all of December for the price of 2 weeks! Wishing you a merry BRIXMAS!
  • Clary’s Popcorn – 105 State St - Put a smile on your loved one's face with a surprise gift of Clary's popcorn! Order yours today on their website or get it delivered to you with EatStreet !
  • D’Vino (116 King St): D’vino’s got you covered with so many great ways to enjoy delicious Italian foods: Holiday Catering available through 12/24/20 – order your favorites to enjoy at home; Tavola D’Vino Chef’s Table – a private dining experience for 2-6 people at D’Vino (call (646) 645-6432 for more information); and Cantina D’Vino - your neighborhood Italian specialty store where you can stock up on select meats, cheeses, salads, beer, wine, specialty drinks, and deserts! Don’t forget they’re still offering grab-n-go lunches, take-n-bake dinners, Friday night fish-fry, Saturday night date night, Pasta per Tutti Sundays, and much more!
  • Downtown Madison Gift Card Sale : Build your own gift card bundle! Head to our new online store to build your own gift card bundle and get gifts for everyone on your list early while supporting downtown businesses! Buy four gift cards today and you’ll get a bonus $10 Downtown Madison gift certificate good at more than 170 downtown businesses!
  • Downtown Madison Updates Pages : Stay in the know with our updates pages! Now segmented into easier to navigate pages where you’ll find downtown businesses organized by online shopping, dining, gift certificates, and more!
  • Goodman’s Jewelers (220 State St): This December, get incredible deals and support a local charity at Goodman’s! From Madison’s favorite jewelry (Sarah Hope), to watches, to secret in-store savings, to deals on Ania Haie, and much more, you’ll find easy reasons to treat yourself to that piece of jewelry you always wanted, or find a gift for that special someone.
    • 40% OFF Sarah's Hope Jewelry! Bright, colorful, and creative jewelry that's become a local Madison favorite!
    • Shhhh…. Secret In-Store Savings!!! Stop in and see!
    • 30% off all in-stock Pulsar & Swiss made Rado watches.
    • Do Good & Feel-Good Shopping @ Goodman's. Purchase a “Sterling Silver Peace Pendant for $125 and/or Sterling Silver and Genuine Ruby Pendant for $125. 100% of the sales for the Peace Pendant will be donated to the Boys and Girls Club of Dane County. 100% of the Ruby Pendant sales will be donated to the Goodman Community Center. These pieces look great layered together!
    • HOT DEAL! Spend $99 on Ania Haie jewelry, one of our most popular collections, and get a pair of these earrings FREE! (see our Facebook for images.) Available in sterling silver or yellow gold plated. Concerned about sensitive skin? Don't worry, these earrings are hypoallergenic!
    • HOT DEAL #2! Spend $139 on Ania Haie jewelry and get your choice of two different options of earrings FREE! (see Goodman’s Facebook for images.)
    • $60 off UW men's & women's Pulsar watches! Perfect for the die-hard Badger fan, UW student, or Alumni! Sizing is free. (original price: $195, sale price: is $135.)
    • Celebrating something REALLY special this year? When you spend $495, we’re giving you a FREE jewelry spa package filled with lavish products that will keep your jewelry looking perfectly polished and sparkling all year long! *While Supplies Last. Terms & conditions apply. See store or inquire for details. *
  • InstaQuest: Holiday Edition : Get in the holiday spirit, explore downtown Madison, and maybe even get your holiday gift shopping done early with IQ: Holiday! IQ is a fun way to explore downtown Madison and along the way, you can win prizes, learn more about downtown and you’ll find great deals at participating businesses. Head to our website to register today for your chance to win! Game ends December 18th at noon!

    Register your team today!

  • Kilwins Madison (208 State St): Give the gift no one returns and everybody loves: Chocolate! To get yours, stop in, order via EatStreet for delivery, or call the store at (608) 661-4431!
  • Le C’s Patisserie and Tea House (411 State St): 411 State St - Treat yourself to a gorgeous Christmas mousse or cake!! You’ll impress everyone with their Christmas Snow Globe cake and Christmas Ping’an Apple Mousse!! If you’re following them on Facebook and Instagram, you’ll get a special 20% off on their special holiday mousses and cakes (not the entire order)!
  • Parthenon Gyros (316 State St): Open for dine in, take out, curbside pickup and delivery! Buy a $30 gift card and get a FREE GYRO card for future use! Promo applies to in-store gift card purchases only. Regular priced gift cards are still available for purchase HERE.
  • Poke Plus and Teriyaki – 615 State St- Get FREE dumplings when you spend $30 every Tuesday in December! PLUS you’ll get a FREE miso soup when you order teriyaki all month long!
  • Red Square Flowers (132 State St): A floral arrangement is a special and beautiful way to tell someone you're thinking of them!
  • Soap Opera (319 State St): Get your loved ones useful gifts at one of the best gift shops in Madison! They also have all the smells to make your home festive this Holiday season. Warm cinnamons and fresh pines can fill your home in liquid and bar soaps, candles, and more! They offer online ordering with shipping AND contactless pick up!
  • Teddywedgers (101 State St): December Sneak Peek - variety boxes of holiday cookies and hot cocoa (vegan option available). Cranberry-walnut coffee-cake available by the slice Wednesday-Sunday and whole cake available with 48 hour notice.



November 2020

Slow down this Autumn and enjoy the best that Downtown Madison has to offer!
Want to download a PDF of the Downtown Dossier? Find it here! Please note that all offers are subject to change, please check with businesses first.

  • Art Gecko (510 State St): Be sure you’re following along in store, on their website, and on social media for weekly featured stone or crystal sale! Including Opal, Ruby, Citrine, and many more to come! Sales go up to 20% off!
  • Downtown Deals Days : Holiday Open House has become a downtown Madison tradition. This year, we bring you our Holiday Open House in a new way with Downtown Deals Days! You'll find a month's worth of deals here that you won't want to miss! Keep checking back because some deals will change weekly! Head to our website for full details!
  • Downtown Madison Gift Card Sale : Build your own gift card bundle! Head to our new online store to build your own gift card bundle and get gifts for everyone on your list early while supporting downtown businesses! Buy four gift cards today and you’ll get a bonus $10 Downtown Madison gift certificate good at more than 170 downtown businesses!
  • Downtown Madison Updates Pages : Stay in the know with our updates pages! Now segmented into easier to navigate pages where you’ll find downtown businesses organized by online shopping, dining, gift certificates, and more!
  • Goodman’s Jewelers (220 State St):
    • All of November: $60 off UW ladies and gents Pulsar watches! Perfect for the die-hard Badger fan, UW student, or Alumni! Sizing is free. (original price: $195, sale price: is $135.)
    • All November: HOT DEAL! Spend $99 on Ania Haie jewelry, one of their most popular collections, and you'll get a pair of Ania Haie earrings FREE! (available in sterling silver or yellow gold plated.) Concerned about sensitive skin? Don't worry, these earrings are hypoallergenic! While supplies last.
    • All November: SOCIAL MEDIA EXCLUSIVE $50 Goodman's Gift Card Giveaway! To be entered: “Follow” and “Like” them on Facebook and/or Instagram , COMMENT “WANT” and be automatically entered to win! The winner will be chosen and announced on social media November 30th. Gift card must be redeemed by Dec. 31st. Gift card limited to: In stock merchandise only, no repairs, no appraisals, no special orders, no sale/promotion items.
    • Nov. 23rd-28th (Week of Thanksgiving.): In the spirit of Thanks “giving” and to honor the Goodman's legacy! Purchase a “Sterling Silver Peace Pendant for $125 and/or Sterling Silver and Genuine Ruby Pendant for $125. Proceeds for the Peace Pendant will be donated to the Boys and Girls Club of Dane County. Ruby Pendant proceeds will be donated to the Goodman Community Center. Better yet, support both! These pieces look great layered together :) While supplies last.
    • Prefer to shop in person? Stop in and ask about the exclusive in-store deals! All CDC safety measures are in place for a safe in-store experience.
    • Prefer to shop from the comfort of your own home? Messaging us on Fac
  • Heritage Tavern (131 E Mifflin St): Get your Thanksgiving plans sorted with Heritage Tavern’s Thanksgiving carry out menu (11/25) and don’t forget their Early Bird 3-course dinner menu for $30 Wed-Sun from 4-5:30 pm!
  • InstaQuest: Holiday Edition : Get in the holiday spirit, explore downtown Madison, and maybe even get your holiday gift shopping done early with IQ: Holiday! IQ is a fun way to explore downtown Madison and along the way, you can win prizes, learn more about downtown and you’ll find great deals at participating businesses. Head to our website to register today for your chance to win!

    Register your team today HERE.

  • Parthenon Gyros (316 State St): Open for dine in, take out, curbside pickup and delivery! Grab one of their Take-and-Bake Game Day Party Packs for your at-home football party. Includes 6 gyros, 6 fries and a 6 pack of Spotted Cow. Order for pickup HERE!
  • Poke Plus and Teriyaki (615 State St): Get free dumplings with a $30 purchase every Tuesday in November! PLUS, you’ll get a free miso soup when you buy teriyaki, all month long in November!!
  • Soap Opera (319 State St): Don’t miss a chance to see their Holiday decorations – stop by today to get your Holiday gifts and home goods early to avoid crowds! If you prefer they offer online ordering with shipping AND contactless pick up!
  • Teddywedgers (101 State St): November - sneak peek - pumpkin pie, pecan pie and cranberry-walnut coffee-cake available by the slice Wednesdays to Sundays. Variety of cookies available daily. Whole pies and coffee-cake available with 48-hour notice, Wednesdays to Sundays, call 608-332-1235 to order!
  • Wisconsin Union (800 Langdon St): The Black Arts Matter Festival will raise up Black voices and art virtually Nov. 5, 12 and 19 with three events curated and co-produced by interdisciplinary artist, slam poet and UW-Madison alumna Shasparay Irvin ‘20 and the Wisconsin Union Theater. Head to their website to learn more!



October 2020

Celebrate the coziest and spookiest of seasons – fall – with Downtown Madison!
Want to download a PDF of the Downtown Dossier? Find it here! Please note that all offers are subject to change, please check with businesses first.

  • Art Gecko (510 State St): Be sure you’re following along in store, on their website, and on social media for weekly featured stone or crystal sale! Including Opal, Ruby, Citrine, and many more to come! Sales go up to 20% off!

  • Brix Coworking and Events (30 W Mifflin St): Contact them today for information about their great co-working and events spaces!

  • Clarys (105 State St): Get in the spirit of Halloween with specialty popcorn! Pick up or order dream-sicle popcorn and you’ll get a fun black and orange colored treat!

  • Downtown Madison Gift Card Sale : Build your own gift card bundle! Head to our new online store to build your own gift card bundle and get gifts for everyone on your list early while supporting downtown businesses! Buy four gift cards today and you’ll get a bonus $10 Downtown Madison gift certificate good at more than 170 downtown businesses!

  • Downtown Madison Updates Pages : Stay in the know with our updates pages! Now segmented into easier to navigate pages where you’ll find downtown businesses organized by shopping, dining, gift certificates, and more.

  • Irish Pub (317 State St): Halloween this year will look extra spooky at The Irish Pub. Check out their daily ghoulishly created foods specials or dare to consume one of their libations from the grave! Follow along on social media to stay in the know with Irish Pub!

  • Madison Children’s Museum (100 N Hamilton St): Follow along on their Facebook and Instagram to celebrate 31 days of Halloween with them! There’s sure to be great fun for your little ones! Follow along on their Facebook , Instagram , and YouTube to celebrate 31 days of Halloween with them! There’s sure to be great fun for your little ones!

  • Revel (107 N Hamilton St): Your favorite DIY Craft Bar has gone through a transformation into Limited Edition by Revel! Their craft bar is now a micro-event space and activity lounge! Available for booking now through Dec 31, 2020!

  • Soap Opera (319 State St): Offering online ordering with shipping AND contactless pickup! Plus get Four thieves essential oil today, it’s great for the start of the school year, to kill air born bacteria in a diffuser, or put into a hand soap to kill bad bacteria from creeping in! You can get a full dropper bottle for only $14.99!

  • State St Brats (603 State St): Introducing their new $10 bottomless coffee and study program! Enjoy a quiet, friendly space with $10 bottomless coffee where you can hook up to wifi and study at your pace. It’s free to join and every third visit is FREE! Not a student? Get your favorites from State Street Brats shipped straight to your home with Brat Delivery!

  • Teddywedgers (101 State St):For the month of October, in addition to savory pasties they have apple crumb pie by the slice (made with a variety of local apples), scotcheroos, chocolate chip cookies and oatmeal raisin cookies from Wednesdays to Sundays. Whole apple crumb pies and cranberry -walnut coffee-cake are available with 48 hour notice, Wednesdays to Sundays call 608-332-1235!

  • WI Veterans Museum (30 W Mifflin St): With a bursting October calendar of virtual events, you’ll want to be sure you’re following them on social media to stay in the know. Head to their website (https://wisvetsmuseum.com/) for a full listing of upcoming events like their Drink and Draw, Movie Night Discussions, Curator Conversations, Trivia Nights, and more! Plus! Everyone’s favorite spooky season event “talking Spirits Cemetery Tours” comes to you talking about Myths and Realities as a 360 virtual tour launching October 15, 2020 at MadisonCemeteryTours.com!




September 2020

Fall is in the air, head downtown for your last taste of summer!
Want to download a PDF of the Downtown Dossier? Find it here!

  • Community Pharmacy (341 State St) : September is anniversary/birthday month (48 years!) and that means loads of great deals and giveaways for YOU! Follow them on Facebook and Instagram for YOUR chance to win!!

  • D'Vino (116 King St) - Join them for movie nights! Or just stop by to enjoy Al Fresco dining! Follow them on Facebook and Instagram for all their daily specials! Table seating for parties of 4 only includes 2 bottles of wine & a pre-selected multi-course dining pairing. Seating starts at 7:30PM - movie commences at dark. Don't miss this great deal!!!! Book your table for dinner and a movie here. Masks Required, Social Distancing Guidelines in Place.
    Movie schedule:
    –September 17th : La Dolce Vita
    –September 24th: Roman Holiday

  • Irish Pub (317 State St.) - Now serving food every day from 11am to Midnight! Take a gander at their menu here. And follow them on social media for their daily specials on Facebook and on Instagram !

  • Knuckleheads (550 State St.) - Check out their daily specials!!
    –Monday: Made in America Mondays- 25% off American made items.
    –Tuesday: Tubular Tuesday- 20% off water pipes/tubes.
    –Wednesday: Ashless Wednesday- 10% off vape hardware and 20% off vape juice.
    –Thursday: Furbaby Thursday-15% off pet toys, treats and supplies.
    –Friday: Fat dab Friday- 10% off CBD dab related items.
    –Saturday: Sili-Swag Saturday- 20% off apparel and silicone products (water pipes, storage containers, etc.).
    –Sunday: CBD Sunday- 15% off CBD products.
    Follow them on Facebook and Instagram for more!

  • Overture Center for the Arts (201 State St.) - Head to their website to learn how you can access the arts from home - they're working hard to bring you all that they do in digital format! So you can enjoy Duck Soup Cinema, the galleries, Kids in the Rotunda, the Jerry Awards and so much more from the comfort of home! PLUS! Overture Center for the Arts' 'Voice your Heart' is still taking submissions!! They want YOU to share your signs, songs, spoken word, poetry, essays/reflections, photos, doodles, and drawings with them! Together we'll lift our voices in response and support. Submissions will be shared digitally or in a special 'Voice Your Heart' gallery. Head to their website to learn more and be sure to follow them on Facebook and Instagram !

  • Roll Play (449 State St.) - Now open for playing! There's a $5 game fee with NO time limit on your fun. All games are sanitized and have a 48 hour hold period. You'll have fun and stay safe with Roll Play! AND make sure you head to their website to see all the tasty goodies they have in store for you during Madison’s Restaurant Week To Go!! Follow them on Facebook and Instagram !


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