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General Information
The Isthmus is an excellent place to find what's happening in Madison.

Farmers’ Markets
Madison is home to the biggest Farmers’ Markets in the United States!

Where? Capitol Square, every Saturday morning, late April to early November


Community Garden
The largest community garden is the University of Wisconsin Eagle Heights Community Garden. Staff and students at the University of Wisconsin are given priority in renting a small land plot for gardening. For more information visit: http://www.eagleheightsgardens.org/

Movie and Performing Arts Theaters
Point Cinema
Eastgate Cinema
Sundance Cinema
The Marquee - Union South
The Overture Center

Live Music / Shows
Barrymore Theatre
The Frequency
High Noon Saloon
Majestic Theatre
Orpheum Theater
The Annex @ the red zone
The Comedy Club on State

Open Mic Night

Weekend plans:
Wisconsin State Parks
Wisconsin Dells
New Glarus Brewery
Capital Brewery

Wollersheim Winery