Why Choose Our Destination?
Built on an isthmus between lakes Monona and Mendota, Madison is known for its beautiful scenery, safety and walkability. Recognized as one of the Best Small Cities in America by National Geographic Traveler in 2018, Madison is the perfect location for events of all sizes. Surrounded by five area lakes and home to more than 260 city parks that create the perfect setting for an abundance of year-round outdoor activities. From hiking, biking, paddle-boarding, kayaking to cross-country skiing, snow sailing, and ice fishing outdoor enthusiasts will find an activity to partake in. Our agricultural heritage is alive and well in a robust restaurant scene that delivers farm-to-table experiences with authentic local cuisine. Add to this a thriving micro-brewery and micro-distilling industry to explore and enjoy. Over 9,000 rooms and 400,000 sq. ft. of meeting space are available to accommodate a wide variety of events. Madison has hosted environmental, educational, engineering, agri-business, sporting, bio-technology and medical groups including events like World Dairy Expo, Ironman Wisconsin and the CrossFit Games. Home of the Big-10 University of Wisconsin - Madison, America's most famous architect - Frank Lloyd Wright, and a breathtaking Capitol, Madison is built upon an isthmus alive with music, art and restaurants, and a wealth of cultural opportunities. Bring your meeting to Madison and count on a successful meeting and satisfied attendees.
Distance from airport
- Dane County Regional Airport
14.48 km from city center
Wollersheim Winery & Distillery
Madison Children's Museum
Overture Center for the Arts
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
Alliant Energy Center
Located in the heart of Madison and a top choice for expositions, conventions, meetings, concerts, sporting events and much more, the Alliant Energy Center complex is a one-stop-shop for all your events.
Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center
Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center is located on the shore of Lake Monona in downtown Madison, two blocks from the State Capitol building.