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Ken Harwood
Advocating for Wisconsin
Ken [at] KenHarwood.com
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Concerts on the Square Start TONIGHT!!! On the Waterfront

June 28, 2017

7:00 PM | King Street corner of the Capitol Square
Concerts on the Square®
Featuring Emily Hauer, violin | Winner of the Young Artist Concerto Competition

Concert Highlights:

GOTTSCHALK  |  Symphony No. 1 Night in the Tropics
NICOLAI  |  The Merry Wives of Windsor
BERNSTEIN  |  On the Waterfront Suite

Emily Hauer Biography

Emily Hauer is a home-schooled 9th grade student from Appleton, Wisconsin. She has studied violin for twelve years through the Lawrence Academy of Music, and for the past seven years she has studied with Dr. Samantha George, Associate Professor of Violin at Lawrence University...

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Ken Notes: Bring an umbrella, but go for sure...

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Camp Randall Movie Night
Bucky Badger is inviting fans to join him on Thursday, June 29, for the 5th annual Camp Randall Movie Night, presented by Festival Foods. But he needs your help. Bucky has made a list of some of his favorite movies. He is asking fans to select the feature presentation. The winning selection will be played in Camp Randall Stadium on the main videoboard...

...On Thursday, June 29, Gate 1 of Camp Randall Stadium will open at 6:00 p.m. The feature presentation will begin at approximately 7:15 p.m. Admission is free and open to the public...

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Calendars - Things To Do in the Madison Area

Madison Magazine
Madison Uw
UWarts Edgewood Olbrich Parks
Visit Madison UW WORT

Monona
Yelp Downtown

Madison Area Chambers

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Ken Notes: FREE - If you are not listed call 608-334-2174...

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BrickUniverse LEGO Fan Expo
Release the builder within at BrickUniverse Madison, the ultimate LEGO lover`s paradise that will take over the Monona Terrace on July 1 & 2, 2017.

Choose from Saturday or Sunday admission, and experience hands-on LEGO attractions and activities built to inspire, educate, and entertain. This fun, family-friendly event will have tons of amazing LEGO creations to gawk at, building zones to unleash your creative energy, guest speakers and more in the LEGO theater, and vendors selling the latest LEGO sets, mini-figures, and accessories.

TIMES
Saturday: 10AM-1PM + 2PM-5PM
Sunday: 10AM-1PM + 2PM-5PM
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On the Terrace at Memorial Union
Open Mic Night
Wednesdays | Jun 28th - Aug 30th

The Goodie Two Shoes
Jun 30th | 1pm to 5pm

The Big Payback
Jun 30th | 9pm to 11:55 pm

4th of July Celebration, feat. Science is FUN & Gabe Burdulis
Jul 1st | 3pm to 11:55 pm...
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Ken Notes: I love this place...

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Venues - Madison Music and Theatre Venues

Overture
Entertainment


Alliant
Uw
Wisconsin Union






You Belong Here

Other Entertainment Venues in Madison

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CONCERTS ON THE ROOFTOP

Thurs. 7-9PM, Gates & Bars Open 5:30PM

William T. Evjue Rooftop Gardens

A truly unique Madison experience! Enjoy spectacular bands accompanied by the best views in the city! Concerts on the Rooftop offer a wonderful opportunity for networking after work, or kicking back with friends and family. Feel free to bring a blanket or lawn chair; seating on the rooftop is limited. Lake Vista Café , on the rooftop, will serve only beverages from 4-4:30pm. The Summer Concert Menu will be made available after 4:30pm. Picnic baskets are welcome. Sorry, no carry in alcohol.


FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Thursdays 7-9pm • Capacity ­Limited
Gates and Bars open 5:30pm
 June 29  The Boogie Men (Dance Covers) Get Tickets
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Mad-City Ski Team Shows Sunday Night(s)

The Mad-City Ski Team has home ski shows nearly every Sunday from Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend at Law Park in Madison, WI. The Junior Team show starts at 5:30pm and the main show follows it starting about 6:00pm. Please check the schedule below for dates and times. We occasionally have shows at other times or places and those will be added to the calendar as they are scheduled.

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Stay - Places to Stay in the Madison Area

Sponsoring Hotels and Lodging in the Madison Area



Madison Radison


You Belong Here

Places to Stay









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Other places to stay in Madison

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Camp Wannadrinki at Avenue Club

Thu, June 29

5:30-6:30 Cocktail Hour (featuring welcome cocktail)
6:30 pm Dinner
$60 includes 5 courses, 2 full-sized cocktails, tax and gratuity
Camp Wannadrinki: A Summer Camp-Style Dinner


Ahhh, the feeling of true freedom you only experience at summer camp. The crackle of the campfire. The aroma of roasted marshmallows. The camraderie, and...... the cocktails?! At our Camp Wannadrinki Dinner, you`ll go back to a time before you had to start adulting while you`re tossing back some drinks with friends. It`s the perfect paradox. Enjoy a throwback, 5-course dinner with grown-up versions of our camp favorites and 2 full sized summer cocktails, plus some summer camp surprises. More specialty drinks will be available on a cash basis. $60 includes 5 courses, 2 full size cocktails, tax and tip.

5:30-6:30 Cocktail Hour (featuring welcome drink)
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Places to Dine and Relax in the Madison Area
Supporting Restaurants and Pubs in  the Madison Area

Twist Bar & Grill
Your Soccer HQ



You Belong Here

All Restaurants









Here for $ 10









All Madison Restaurants and Pubs

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Art Fair on the Square

One of the Midwest`s most popular and highly regarded outdoor celebrations of the arts will return to the Capitol Square July 8 and 9, 2017 as MMoCA presents the 59th annual Art Fair on the Square. With its mix of music, entertainment, and outdoor dining, as well as nearly 500 artists exhibiting paintings, prints, photographs, sculpture, jewelry, handmade clothing and accessories, and fine craft, the fair draws nearly 200,000 visitors to Madison`s Capitol Square.

2017 ART FAIR HOURS
Saturday, July 8 (9 am-6 pm)
Sunday, July 9 (10 am-5 pm


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Ken Notes: NEXT WEEK but worth planning for...

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Restaurants From GMCVB
Restaurants From:
The Greater Madison
Convention & Visitors Bureau


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2017 Goals:

MadisonNotes will advocate for:
  • Destination tourism (Plays, Events, Concerts, Etc.)
  • Regional, National and Global recognition of our restaurants, hotels, and venues.
  • A visitor and business friendly transit systems.
  • The cooperative use of venues to support conventions and other major events.
  • Downtown living for adults, from millennials to seniors.
  • Business travelers to extend their stay into the weekend or return visits.

WDNGreen will advocate for:

DriftlessNotes will advocate for:
  • Brand Identity for the Region and our Products
  • "Driftless" Recognition at the State, Regional, National, and Global Levels
  • Regional Economic Development, New Jobs, and Training
  • Sustaining and Growing the Businesses in the Region
  • Tourism - Including Ag, Sports, Nature and Eco Tourism
  • Promoting Special Events in the Region
  • Agriculture - Especially Organic Farming and Products
  • Land Conservation and Use in the Driftless
  • Environmental Issues that impact the Driftless Region
  • A Legislative Agenda that supports the region in four States

WisconsinDevelopment will advocate for:

WisconsinApprentice:
  • On Hiatus Seeking Sponsors!
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