Madison Weekend Fun: Pumpkins, Family Fun & Fresh Air

Real Estate Agent with Liz Lauer & Associates

This weekend is going to be the peak of Fall color. Take a drive around Madison and see all the beautiful foliage, or get out of your car for a while and enjoy these great activities.

Culture is Growing in Reedsburg

Fermentation Fest is a food & farming festival with a focus on live culture in all its forms from dance to yogurt, from poetry to sauerkraut. Wormfarm Institute focus on fermentation & fun! Farmers, chefs, artists, poets and cheese makers converge in the beautiful working lands of Sauk County, Wisconsin with a series of tastings, demonstrations, cooking classes, art events, brewing seminars, farm tours and so much more.

Wormfarm Institute E7994 Briar Bluff Rd Reedsburg 10/4 to Monday October 13th.

Friday Night Family Fun Night

This Friday is Family Fun Night at Warner Park Community Center. This event offers families the opportunity to jump on a bouncy house, play games, sports and run around throughout the evening. Family Fitness classes will include ZUMBA, which involves an exciting dance party atmosphere full of Latin and international music, as well as Punk Rope, a mash-up of recess and boot camp using rope jumping and fitness games. The community movie will be Hotel Transylvania.

Warner Park Community Center 1625 Northport Dr. Madison Friday October 10th.

Get on Your Bike and RIDE!!!

Madison one of the most bikable cities & this is why. The bicycling community comes together at the annual Wisconsin Bike Summitevery year.  Friday, October 10th at 9am at Edgewood College is a day of community, advocacy, and of course, bicycling. This year's Summit focuses on harnessing the collective voice to improve the communities at the local, regional and state levels.

Edgewood College 1000 Edgewood College Dr. Madison Friday October 10th 9am.

Walk Forrest, Walk! 

If you want to get some fresh air this weekend there a several walking tours:

Talking Spirits at Forest Hill Cemetery Sunday 10/12 at Noon cost is $5.

UW Arboretum Garden Tour at Longenecker Gardens Saturday 10/11 at 1

UW Arboretum Family Fall Walk “Why Do Leaves Change Color” Sunday 10/12 1:30

UW Arboretum Walk “Woodland Wonders” Sunday 10/12 1pm

Please Visit UW Arboretum for more information.

Pick a Patch of Pumpkins

Still need to pick up some pumpkins? Here are a few patches in the Madison area.

Anderson’s Pleasant Patch Pumpkins 2313 Koshkonong Rd Cottage Grove

Appleberry Farm 8079 Maurer Rd Cross Plains

Enchanted Valley Acres5047 Enchanted Valley Rd Cross Palins

Eplegaarden Orchard 2273 Fitchburg Rd Fitchburg

Eugster’s Farm Market & Petting Farm 3865 Hwy 138 Stoughton


Full list of Pumpkins Patches 

Full list of events The Guide

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