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Activities in Madison

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Ranked #1 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
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Ranked #2 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Madison Food Explorers has joined with Madison Eats to offer you more tours. Our tours offer an opportunity to learn about... more » Owner description: Madison Food Explorers has joined with Madison Eats to offer you more tours. Our tours offer an opportunity to learn about Madison's history and culture via a walking food tour. Our Lake to Lake Tour features top Madison attractions, like the Monona Terrace, the State Capital and food that is uniquely Wisconsin - artisan cheeses, brats, locally-brewed beer, and ice cream. Enough food is served that lunch afterward is not needed. Tours start at 12:30pm, rain or shine, Mon-Sat. Monroe Street Tour: Some call it the perfect neighborhood. The mix of academics, professionals and students generate a lively, thriving, artistic atmosphere. We will explore the wide range of local food delights as we tour past art galleries, wine shops, designer clothes shops and eclectic specialty stores. This tour operates on Sunday starting at 12:30pm. « less
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Ranked #3 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Zoos
Owner description: Truly a wild place to hang out, this free zoo, located inside Vilas Park, features animals from around the world including... more » Owner description: Truly a wild place to hang out, this free zoo, located inside Vilas Park, features animals from around the world including African lions, South American alpacas and tortoises from the Galapagos Islands. « less
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Ranked #4 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Jogging Paths/ Tracks; Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Owner description: Since 1934 the Arboretum has been dedicated to restoring the land, advancing the science and practice of ecological... more » Owner description: Since 1934 the Arboretum has been dedicated to restoring the land, advancing the science and practice of ecological restoration, and fostering Aldo Leopold’s land ethic. Dedicated staff, students, faculty and volunteers have created a rich landscape, renowned for its prairies, savannas, forests and wetlands -- and for the beauty of its gardens in spring with lilacs, magnolias and crabapples. To celebrate the our 75th Anniversary we invite you to find your enduring connection with the Arboretum. « less
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Ranked #5 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Architectural Buildings; Art Museums; Performances
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Ranked #6 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Comedy Clubs
Owner description: Every Saturday, the Monkey Business Institute creates THREE unique performances at the Glass Nickel Pizza East - 2916 Atwood... more » Owner description: Every Saturday, the Monkey Business Institute creates THREE unique performances at the Glass Nickel Pizza East - 2916 Atwood Ave. Voted 2013 and 2014's Best Comedy Group (GOLD) and 2013 Best Kids Entertainment (SILVER) by the readers of Madison Magazine, we craft spur-of-the-moment, seat-of-the-pants improvisational comedy by mixing audience suggestions, decades of improv experience and sheer moxie. Our group features over twenty experienced and talented performers with backgrounds in stand-up comedy, acting, writing and music. Many of our members are also frequent guests of the Blame Society Films ensemble (Chad Vader, Beer & Board Games, Welcome to the Basement) We highly recommend buying your tickets online to guarantee your seats, as our venue sells out quickly. Any tickets remaining for our shows are sold to walk-up customers. All-Ages Show ($6, 5:30PM, Seating begins at 4:45PM) Grown-Up Show ($10, 8PM, Seating begins at 7:00PM) and our weekly 10:30pm show slot, which features a variety of rotating shows and special performances! See our website for special shows and showcases, like Puppettown, The Merge, Impromp2, The Gauntlet, and MORE. Full menu and bar available. Free parking. No food/drink minimum. « less
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Ranked #7 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Enjoy a tasty adventure through some of Madison, WI’s most unique, diverse and interesting neighborhoods. Discover historic... more » Owner description: Enjoy a tasty adventure through some of Madison, WI’s most unique, diverse and interesting neighborhoods. Discover historic buildings, one-of-a-kind shops, learn about the diverse cultural heritage, and eat great food! These tours are a great way to start a visit in Wisconsin’s capitol city. « less
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Ranked #8 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Other food and wine; Food and Drink
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Ranked #9 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
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Ranked #10 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Performances; Theater and Concerts
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Ranked #11 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Playgrounds; Parks; Zoos
Located on the shores of Lake Wingra, this park includes the Henry Vilas Zoo, an arboretum and a popular scenic beach.
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Ranked #12 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Biking Trails
A 3-mile bike path along Lake Monona.
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Ranked #13 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
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Ranked #14 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Piano Bar
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Ranked #15 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Parks; Trails
Owner description: This hiking trail passes some fascinating geological formations formed by the recession of giant glaciers during the Ice Age,... more » Owner description: This hiking trail passes some fascinating geological formations formed by the recession of giant glaciers during the Ice Age, between 70,000 to 10,000 years ago. « less
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Ranked #16 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Health Clubs
Owner description: New Self Renewal Center provides a small community that offers both fitness and rest, focusing on health and wellness for the... more » Owner description: New Self Renewal Center provides a small community that offers both fitness and rest, focusing on health and wellness for the whole person. « less
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Ranked #17 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Since 2010 we have provide a fun, safe & educational craft beer experience. Based out of Madison, we offer public & chartered... more » Owner description: Since 2010 we have provide a fun, safe & educational craft beer experience. Based out of Madison, we offer public & chartered brewery bus tours of Wisconsin and Midwestern craft beer breweries. We also offer brewery bike tours in the Madison area. We are not a party bus or a pub crawl. We visit Breweries, Brew-Pubs, Distilleries & Wineries and is billed as more of an educational experience. « less
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Ranked #18 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Movie Theaters; Fun and Games
Ranked #19 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Madison Wisconsin offers many hidden treasures to curious visitors interested in seeing beyond State Street and the Square.... more » Owner description: Madison Wisconsin offers many hidden treasures to curious visitors interested in seeing beyond State Street and the Square. Pick a 20-mile, 2-hour public City Tour starting from the Square offered from June-Sept or year-round take a private tour customized to your interests from local area hotels. Whichever tour you reserve, you'll see more special places than is possible on foot or by personal car while avoiding Madison's confusing downtown, one-way street system. « less
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Ranked #20 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Theaters; Theater and Concerts
Popular entertainment venue for live concerts and performances throughout the year.
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Ranked #21 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: Boulders Climbing Gym is a premier climbing facility offering Indoor Rock Climbing, Yoga, Training Space, Climbing Classes,... more » Owner description: Boulders Climbing Gym is a premier climbing facility offering Indoor Rock Climbing, Yoga, Training Space, Climbing Classes, Birthday Parties and Kid's Programs. « less
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Ranked #22 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Movie Theaters; Fun and Games
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Ranked #23 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Operas; Theater and Concerts
Regional opera company stages a variety of productions from "Romeo et Juliette" to "Die Fledermaus," plus Operas in the Park.
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Ranked #24 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Comedy Clubs
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Ranked #25 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Other fun and games; Fun and Games
Owner description: Ultrazone Laser Tag IS "The Ultimate Laser Adventure" - serious fun for all ages - perfect for birthday parties, casual play,... more » Owner description: Ultrazone Laser Tag IS "The Ultimate Laser Adventure" - serious fun for all ages - perfect for birthday parties, casual play, groups, teens, adults, youth groups, church groups, company parties, team buildings, fundraisers and more! Ultrazone is Madison's premier indoor entertainment - offering state of the art laser tag, and unbeatable birthday parties. Grab some friends and come play today! « less
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Ranked #26 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Classes/Workshops; Sightseeing Tours
High quality catering. Now offering hands-on cooking classes and team-building events.
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Ranked #27 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Other food and wine; Food and Drink
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Ranked #28 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Sightseeing Tours
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Ranked #29 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers; Fun and Games
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Ranked #30 of 50 activities in Madison
Category: Boat Tours; Boat tours & water sports
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