Wanna Try Local-Made Candies & Desserts? – Madison Sweets!

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lalalaAddress: 511 State St, Madison, WI 53703

Contact: (608) 630-9030

Hours: Sun. 10 a.m. -8 p.m. ; 

Mon – Thurs. 11a.m. -8 p.m. ; 

Fri. & Sat. 11 a. m. -10 p. m.  


        Where can you find a wonderful local store that satisfies your sweet tooth? First Choice: Madison Sweets! This store has been the UW students’ favorite!  They have macaroons, cheesecake cups (believe me you have to try it! Never regret!), various types of fudges, all kinds of chocolates! All freshly made and will be gone if you come late! If you have time and want to explore more about State Street in Madison, don’t forget to stop by and experience the fantasy carried by this local, unique, and friendly store! 

Check out their story at http://www.mysweetmadison.com/#!about_us/c1se 

Posted by SoySauceFan @ MKT Consulting Club


Antiquing at J Taylor’s

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Hours: Mon-Fri 11-6pm

18 N Carroll 53703


This shop is a testament to “unique.” Unlike any other other antique store. There is is a great mixture of genuine antiques with many rare and interesting things that you just don’t see every day.



Mickies Dairy Bar

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20120701_mickies_dairy_bar_01Looking for a delicious yet traditional brunch spot?  Check out Mickies Dairy Bar!  Known for their amazing breakfast which has stood the test of time Mickies has been in Madison since 1946.  Since it first opened it has embraced the cozy diner inspired style that everyone loves.  Located conveniently near Camp Randall this is the perfect spot for a game day or any other morning for brunch.  As a badger favorite everyone loves the Mickies experience.

Location: 1511 Monroe St, Madison, Wisconsin 53711


Tue – Sat: 6:00 am – 2:00 pm

Sun: 7:00 am – 2:00 pm


(608) 256-9476


As Mickies keeps it traditional this restaurant is cash only so be sure to stop at the ATM because this breakfast is always worth it.

Website: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Mickies-Dairy-Bar/62562131294?sk=timeline


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Sarah Nusekabel

MKT Consulting Committee

Soap Opera

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Location: 319 State St Madison, WI 53703
Store Hours: 
  • Monday- Friday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. -6 p.m.
  • Sunday: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Phone Number: (608) 251-4051
Website: http://www.thesoapopera.com
At Soap Opera you can find any products bath related from a variety of different brands. Brands range from local brands to well-known. They also offer mail orders that will deliver within 24 hours to your desired location in the U.S. You are guaranteed to select from more than just soap such as variety of lotions, oils, essential scents and rubber ducks! 


Artist & Craftsman Supply

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This specialty art supply store is located conveniently near State Street and is a must see for any artists out there.  With everything from paint and canvases to print-making supplies there are all the must haves for occasional crafsters and dedicated artists.  This company has been around for 25 years and being owned by its employees helped turn just a store in a small town into a successful business.  There are now 23 stores located across the country. Everything imaginable is featured in this store opening the door for creativity.  Be sure to stop in the next time the thought of coloring a picture arises, who knows what might be created instead.


Store Location: 203 West Gorham Street  – Suite 1, Madison, WI 53703

Store Hours:

Mon – Fri: 9 am – 8 pm

Saturday: 10 am – 8 pm

Sunday: 11 am – 7 pm

Contact Information:

Phone: 608-251-2977

Website: http://www.artistcraftsman.com/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ArtistCraftsmanSupply.Official/timeline


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Sarah Nusekabel

MKT Consulting Committee

Try the Badger Roll at Red Sushi

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Lunch: Mon-Fri 11:30-2:30    Dinner: Mon-Sun 4:30-10:00

106 King Street 53703



Red Sushi combines traditional favorites with new signature rolls designed in house.  The atmosphere is warm and modern, and the highest quality ingredients are fresh daily.  This sushi bar features fusion cuisine as well as vegetarian and vegan options.  They even have a special Badger roll!!


Satisfy your Sweet Tooth at IT’SUGAR

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10489935_1423276814620688_5005498559135721966_nLocation: 542 State St, Madison, WI 53703

Store Hours:

  • Monday – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
  • Sunday: 10 a.m.- 7 p.m.

Phone Number:(608) 251-6320

Wesbite: http://www.itsugar.com

As you are making your way down State Street come into IT’SUGAR and pick from unlimited options of your favorites candies! We offer a collection of various candies that you can purchase by the pound. You can also take a risk and try the world’s largest super-sized candy,fun candy gifts and more. Stop in soon and treat your sweet tooth!

Orange Tree Imports Gives you Surprises!

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Address: 1721 Monroe St, Madison, WI 53711

Contact: (608) 255-8211


Store Hours
Sunday 12:00 – 4:00
Monday – Friday 10:00 – 8:00
Saturday 10:00 – 5:30



        Are you looking for a special place for the birthday gift for your kitchen-fan friends? This store has 35 years of history and thus should have lots of amazing treasures for you to find out! They have lovely cuties on kitchenware, toys, specialty foods, soaps.. And so many more! The decoration inside the store is so delicate that you would want to spend your whole afternoon with those adorable fresh stuff!

Find out more of their story at http://www.orangetreeimports.com/about.jsp!

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Show us your Crazy Legs!

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Date: April 25th, 2015

Time: 10 am


Runners start at Pinckney St/E. Washington Avenue

Walkers start at State St. / Mifflin St.

Runners and Walkers finish at the 50 yard line an Camp Randall

Sign up for Madison’s 34th Annual Crazy Legs! There are two options available for all participants: 8k run or a 2 mile walk. Registration is open online now! Late registration is also available the day of the race for a price of $45 to run and $30 to walk. In addition, there is a post race celebration at the Camp Randall stadium featuring live entertainment. Come and join one of Madison’s tradition!

For more information:

Website: http://www.crazylegsclassic.com

Phone: 608-261-LEGS (5347)

Come and Try Season’s Best!— at Dane County’s Farmers Market

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Date: April 18th-Novemeber 7th

Time: 6:00 am to 2:00pm, rain or shine!

Location: Around the spare capital

Event Website: http://dcfm.org

Starting Saturday April 18th, the Dane County Farmers’ Market reopens! Rain or shine come to the capital square and pick up seasons best vegetables, flowers, meats, cheeses and specialty products. Each Saturday there are approximately 160 venders that provide Madison’s finest goods. Come on early so you don’t miss the best options!