Maxwell Street Days

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More than 40 years of great bargains on clothing, jewelry, gifts, artwork, sporting goods, books and more. Plus fabulous food from State Street and Capitol Square shops and restaurants.

August 5-6, 2016

Art Fair on the Square

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Visit the annual Art Fair on the Square, featuring works in mixed media, ceramics, drawings, graphics, prints, fiber, leather, furniture, glass, jewelry, metal, paintings, photographs, sculpture, 3D mixed media, and wood.

July 9-10, 2016

Visit for more information.

Check out the Indoor Dane County Farmer’s Market

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Fresh vegetables, fruits, meats, and other specialty items at the Monona Terrace on Saturdays. visit www.dcfmorgdane-county-farmers-market-madison-wisconsin-bell-peppers

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

Madison Area Farmers’ Markets

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dane-county-farmers-market2Dane County Farmers’ Market
Location: Capitol Square
Date: Every Saturday Staring at 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

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!about_us/c1se 

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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




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Sarah Nusekabel

MKT Consulting Committee

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


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!

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A Room of One’s Own, the feminist bookstore of Madison!

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A Room of One’s Own is an independent, local bookstore:

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Address: 315 W. Gorham St

Phone: 608.257.7888

Hours: 10AM-8PM

Room offers a wide selection of current and classic fiction, nonfiction, periodicals, graphic novels, local interest titles, gifts, greeting cards, and t-shirts. We also have strong children’s and young adult, women’s studies and LGBT fiction and nonfiction sections.

Room’s feminist community: We are proud to be a central part of Madison’s women’s community, and our roots in Madison’s feminist community go deep. Our store has given us the opportunity to provide a meeting place, event forum, and safe space. We are happy to host community events. If your small book or discussion group would like to use our community room to meet, please call ahead to check availability at 608-257-7888.

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