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August 28 - 30 - Middleton's Good Neighbor Festival


When: Friday, August 28th through Sunday, August 30th
Where7420 North Avenue in Middleton, WI
What:  "Grounded in Tradition, Growing Our Future" is the theme of this year's Good Neighbor Festival in Middleton. Each August, the town turns out for three days of good old-fashioned family fun. There's live music from local artists, an array of carnival games and, of course, Wisconsin-inspired food galore. To top it off, the last day features an all-encompassing parade showcasing the people and places that make the city thrive. In the spirit of community, all proceeds from the festival are put back into the hands of local organizations, like the Boy and Girl Scouts, The Lions Club, and youth hockey teams.

August 13 - 16 - Milwaukee's Irish Fest


When: Thursday, August 13 through Sunday, August 16th
Where: Henry W. Maier Lakefront Festival Park (Summerfest grounds)
What: Join us in saying "cheers" to 35 years of Milwaukee's Irish Fest. From Celtic Rock and a pint, to traditional fiddle and a cup of tea, you'll find it at the World's Largest celebration of Irish music and culture. Plus, there's plenty of food, shopping, dancing and Irish Spirit for the whole family.

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August 20-23 - Sun Prairie's Corn Fest


When: Thursday, August 20th-Sunday August 23rd
Where: Angell Park (100 Park Street, Sun Prairie, WI)
What: Sun Prairie Sweet Corn Festival occurs Thursday, August 20 through Sunday, August 23 at Angell Park. Enjoy free entertainment, children’s activities, a petting zoo, carnival midway, and much more!

August 29 - It's Glow Time! 5k!


When: August 29, 2015 with fun beginning at 6:00pm
Where: Alliant Energy Center (1919 Alliant Energy Center Way)
What:
What would happen if a 5k race was held in a night club? It would look like It's Glow Time! Enjoy the electric party atmosphere as you make your way through the 5k course and head to the huge post race party with live music, food, drinks, black lights and lasers! If you're looking for a unique event friendly to all ages and fitness levels then you've found it! IT'S GLOW TIME!!!

Entry includes a neon shirt, 3pc GloGear, bib ticket to 5K Dreamworld, post DJ party.

Schedule:
6:00pm - last minute registration & packet pick-up open at start/finish location
7:00pm - last minute registration & packet pick-up close
7:30pm - 5k start
7:40pm - DJ starts busting jams
8:40pm - costume contest

Register here today!

August 22 - "Life Is A Dance" Release Party


When: Saturday, August 22nd 4:00pm-Close
Where: Monona Terrace
What: Release party of the future hit single “Life Is A Dance” by Kurtis D. Welton. Join us at the Monona Terrace for the party of the summer! Festivities begin at 4:00 p.m. and will go to close. Live music and dancing will be available, special surprises included! No cover charge! Food and Gifts for attendees, includes a cash bar. You won’t want to miss this event! For more information contact joev@buildtosuit.com or call (608) 833-5590.

August 23 - Sundae Fundae Ice Cream Festival


When: Sunday, August 23rd from 12:00pm (noon) until 5:00pm
Where: Olbirch Gardens on Atwood Avenue
What: Madison's first annual Sundae Fundae Ice Cream Festival will be hosted at Olbrich Gardens on Atwood Avenue on Sunday, August 23rd from noon until 5pm. This is Madison's first major Ice Cream Festival at Olbrich Gardens featuring ice cream, custard, and fro-yo from local brands such as Schoep's Ice Cream, Michaels Frozen Custard, Sassy Cow Creamery, Calliope Ice Cream, Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt, A&W Windsor and Java Cat Gelato.

Passports will be on sale for $10 at the event or on MyMadisonPerks.com (coming soon). Your passport gets you (1) free sample from each of our vendors! 

Enjoy games, craft activities and entertainment throughout the day in the beautiful Olbrich Gardens.

Sundae Fundae will in part benefit the Wil-Mar Neighborhood and Olbrich Gardens.

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August 23 - Paws for Pints


When: Sunday, August 23rd from 12pm - 3pm
Where: Wisconsin Brewing Company (1079 American Way in Verona, WI)
What: Cat Care Clinic presents Paws for Pints, a celebration of cats at Wisconsin Brewing Company! Amazing raffle prizes, concessions, cat crafts for kids, face painting, fun contests, brewery tours, a history of cats in brewing.

Fundraiser for Dane County Humane Society. $10 donation = 1 beer, 1 raffle ticket & lots of fun!
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