Summer Festival Roundup | Greater Madison Area

Our FAVORITE time of year is finally here! After a long winter we are ready to embrace SUMMER in MADISON!! We are fortunate to live in a city so abundant with outdoors fun and community activities. One of our favorite resources to share with our readers is our comprehensive roundup of Summer Festivals in the Greater Madison Area. And guess what?! It looks like there is something almost every single weekend all.summer.long! Summer festivals are such a fun way to get out and enjoy the community. Some include parades, some have races, all have FUN!
To make it easy, we did the research and have a streamlined list in order by date. You can check the link for each one to confirm the address and activities – but we have the list ready for you so you should be off to a good start. You will want to save this one and check back often so you can take in as many as possible!
Happy Summer!
Madison Magazine BBQ Fest – May 19-21
Sauk City
Fitchburg Days – May 19-21
Fitchburg
Brat Fest
 – May 26-29
Madison
Green County’s 38th Annual Breakfast on the Farm – May 27
New Glarus
Festa Italia – June 2-4
Madison
Verona Hometown Days –  June 1-4
Verona
Cows on the Concourse – June 3
Madison (During Farmers Market)
Mt Horeb Summer Frolic – June 8-11
Mt. Horeb
Beer, Bacon & Cheese (New Glarus) – June 10
New Glarus
Marquette Waterfront Festival – June 10-11
Madison
Cottage Grove Festival – June 15-18
Cottage Grove
Isthmus Jazz Festival – June 16-17
Madison
Oregon Summer Fest – June 22-25
Oregon
Fiery Foods Festival – June 23-25
Sun Prairie
Bacon, Brew & BBQ Fest – June 24
Sun Prairie
Monona Community Festival –  July 3-4
Monona
Art Fair on the Square – July 8-9
Madison
Dane County Fair – July 19-23
Madison
Waunakee Waunafest – July 27-30
Waunakee
Atwood Fest – July 29-30
Madison
PBS Kids Get Up and Go! Day – August 4
Madison
New Glarus Firefest – August 5
New Glarus
Stoughton Coffee Break – August 19
Stoughton
Sun Prairie Sweet Corn Festival – August 17-20
Sun Prairie
Middleton Good Neighbor Festival –  August 25-27
Middleton
New Glarus Wilhelm Tell Festival – Sept 1-3
New Glarus
Taste of Madison – Sept 2-3
Madison
McFarland Family Festival – Sept 15-17
McFarland
Willy Street Fair – Sept 17
Madison
Oktoberfest – Sept 22-24
New Glarus

3 Responses to Summer Festival Roundup | Greater Madison Area

  1. Robin May 16, 2017 at 11:01 am #

    I haven’t tried all of the links yet, but this is the correct link for the Isthmus Jazz Festival http://www.visitmadison.com/event/isthmus-jazz-festival/41285/
    Feel free to delete this comment once you have fixed the post.

    • Alisa Sleep
      Alisa Sleep May 16, 2017 at 3:33 pm #

      Thank you!!

  2. Megan May 22, 2017 at 10:36 am #

    How about Dane County’s breakfast on the farm June 10?? (My family is hosting it this year 😉)

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