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WEST SIDE STORY is a moving, romantic, dramatic, sometimes hilarious and always beautiful musical tale of star-crossed lovers. It will transport you with its magnificent musical score, exciting dancing, and heart-warming love story with a message of hope that rings as clearly today as it ever has. WEST SIDE STORY is an epic tale of love eternal undiminished by the dangers that surround it.

FSWS200Date: September 10, 2015 – October 25, 2015
Location: 1131 Janesville Ave.
Contact: 800-477-9505 or VisitWeb!

Farmer’s Market @ Hildale Area

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Besides the famous farmers market near Capital area in Madison, the Hildale farmers market is worth visiting too! There will be lots of value-added local farm products available such as locally grown and ground flour and pancake mix, sheep and alpaca wool and knitted pieces, honey skin care products, plus jams, jellies, pickles, pesto and salsa made from our summer vendors’ produce.

Date: 7:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Saturdays & Wednesdayd  till October 31, 2015

Location: 702 N. Midvale Blvd.

Contact: 608-238-6640

World Dairy Expo – Madison This Week!

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This amazing international trade show for dairy producers includes 2,500 head of cattle, commercial exhibitors, educational seminars and youth judging contests will be fun!  It is also known as the annually Madison’s largest convention, which draws almost 67,000 attendees each year! If you have never been to the dairy expo, this one will be the most exciting one for you!


Date: September 29, 2015 – October 03, 2015

Location: 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way

Contact: 608-267-3976 or Official Site!

Shopping Day at West Towne Mall!

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Looking for a place to shop? West Towne Mall is a great choice! Cosmetics, clothing, athletic supplies, electronic devices, children’s toys….You name it! There are a lot of stores nearby besides the shopping mall itself: Best Buy, Kohl’s, Shopko, Barnes & Noble… You can literally spend a whole day in this area without feeling bored!


Address: 66 W Towne Mall, Madison, WI 53719

Contact: Visit Their Website!

Mall Hours:    Monday to Saturday -10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Sunday11:00 am – 6:00 pm

The 9th Summer Weekend of Wellness on the Water!

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The Edgewater Spa & Wellness Center is excited to announce its 9th Summer Weekend of Wellness on the Water. Participants will receive complimentary fitness passes to The Edgewater Spa & Wellness Center.

Includes access to 3 movement studios, relaxation pool, steam room, full-service lockers and 3 hours of complimentary parking (value of $10). New Wellness on the Water Fitness Calendar. Giveaways of fitness memberships, gift cards, retail products and much more.

Contact: 608-535-8240 or FIND THEM ON FACEBOOK!

Address: 1001 Wisconsin Pl, Madison, Wisconsin

Date & Time:

  • FREE Samapatti Yoga Class Saturday, September 26that 9am – hosted by Patti Coan
    • Hosted in the Sky Bar with Live Music.    Pre-registration is required
  • FREE Samapatti Training Sunday, September 27th at 9:30am–hosted by Patti Coan

Take Part in Gilda’s Run!

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11954794_10153018187821022_6978126188463203000_nWe’ve got a beautiful course, Ruth’s Chris burgers, Culver’s frozen custard, Gilda’s awesome backyard, and a support community gathering for anyone touched by cancer. Seize the autumn and exercise! IT’S GOING TO BE A DAY YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS!
Location:7907 Uw Health Ct, Middleton, Wisconsin
Contact: (608) 828-8880 or VISIT THEIR FACEBOOK
Dates & Time: Register at Gilda’s Club 
Sept 29 – Oct 1: 8am-5:30pm
Oct 2: 8am – 5pm
Oct 3: 8:30am-Noon
 $40 Adult / $30 Kids 2-12

OccuPaws Guide Dog Association 10th Anniversary!

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Bring your friends and family – 2 or 4-legged – to celebrate OccuPaws Guide Dog Association’s 10th Anniversary! Compete in the Doggie Costume Contest and Parade, meet working service dogs and puppies in training, and enjoy food, beverages and live music.

44There will be games for dogs and kids, a silent auction, and a raffle to win a custom-made quilt. About OccuPaws: The OccuPaws Guide Dog Association is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, charitable organization based out of Madison, WI, and an International Guide Dog Federation accredited school.

Address: 1079 American Way, Verona, WI 53593

Time: September 20, 2015 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Contact: 608-772-3787 & VISIT Guidebook!

40th annual Wisconsin Futurity Horse Festival

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Come join the 40th Annual Wisconsin Futurity Horse Festival! The recently constructed New Holland Pavilion located on the grounds of Alliant Energy Center features a large show ring, large warm-up ring, 600 horse stalls, rest rooms & showers, concession stands and office all under one roof. The very popular Bronze Trophy will return in 2015 after being absent in recent years.

Date: September 19-20th
Address: 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way
Contact: 262-560-9764 or VISIT WEBSITE

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A niceHimalayan/Nepalese restaurant locates in a lovely part of town. They have a cozy interior and a small outdoor space. The restaurant is cash or check only. The food was quite good and provides larger selections on vegetarian menus. Add to this unique flavors not found anywhere else on State, you are likely to become a fan!


Address: 318 State St, Madison, WI 53703

Contact: (608) 251-9225

Store Hours: 

Monday to Thursday: 11:00 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Friday & Saturday: 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Sunday: 12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Green Owl Cafe for Vegetarians!

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Location: 1970 Atwood Ave, Madison, WI 53704

Contact: (608) 285-5290 or Visit Website!


This is a wonderful restaurant to try! It provides Creative faux-meat vegetarian fare & vegan desserts served in a cozy, rustic venue with a patio. Owner Jennie Capellaro aims to please vegetarians and vegans as well as meat-eaters who eat out with their vegetarian and vegan family members and friends. They also try to make the dish with local food to add the Madison taste!

Dinning Hours:


Tuesday to Thursday 11:00 am – 9:00 pm

Friday & Saturday 11:00 am – 10:00 pm

Sunday 10:00 am – 3:00 pm