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Ongoing

Rooted Spoon First Thursday Dinners

On the first Thursday of each month, Rooted Spoon hosts a multi-course dinner of local, seasonal ingredients, often with a special theme. ~$23pp

Viroqua

Ongoing

Willy St. Co-op Workshops

Willy St. Co-op has a plethora of classes on cooking and nutrition, plus free films, lectures and food demos. Check out their calendar for both East and West locations.

Madison & Middleton

Ongoing

Burger Mondays at Metcalfe’s Markets

Mondays in June, 4-7pm: All-local cookout outside Metcalfe's stores. Neys Big Sky Burgers, Metcalfe’s Specialty Burgers, Slide Food Cart chips, Sprecher Brewery & Wisco Pop.

Madison & Wauwatosa

Ongoing

Summer Food Service Program

Free summer meals to all children 18 and under at over 40 sites city-wide. Learn more here>>

Madison

Jun 26

Bike the Barns Driftless

Bike through the hills of southwestern Wisconsin, visiting CSA farms and enjoying delicious food prepared by local restaurants along the way. This year's ride will begin in Viroqua, Wis. Learn more.

Viroqua

Jul 08

Book Reading: “The Big Book of Kombucha”

A book reading with Hannah Crum author of the The Big Book of Kombucha: Brewing, Flavoring, and Enjoying the Health Benefits of Fermented Tea. More info>>

Spring Green

Ongoing

Yahara Bay Tour & Sampling Night

FREE tours & samples every Thursday night, 5-10pm. Come meet the owners, see how their spirits are made, and taste their 20 handmade, Wisconsin-grown spirits. More info>>

Madison

Jul 16

Hometown Brewdown

Verona's Hometown Brewdown Festival features more than 38 breweries & homebrew contest. Benefits the Verona Ice Arena & other local non-profit groups. More info>>

Verona

Jul 23

Dane Co. Fair Agriculture Day

Ag-related activities for the young and the young-at-heart! Tractor parade, scavenger hunt, kids "Farmer for a Day" activities, kiddie tractor pull. More info>>

Madison

Aug 05 - Aug 07

Soil Sisters

With farm-to-table feasts, Tour of Farms, & more than 20 culinary events, workshops and activities, it's a celebration of family farms and rural life, led by women. www.soilsisterswi.org

Monroe, Brodhead, New Glarus, Blanchardville

Aug 06

100 Mile Meal

All featured ingredients for this one-of-a-kind local food dinner led by 2 local chefs are produced within 100 miles of Viroqua, WI. More info & purchase tickets here while they last!

Viroqua

Aug 21

Yum Yum Fest

Enjoy the best food from 20+ chefs, sample wine and beer, great music. Proceeds benefit food education programs for children. Central Park. More info.

Madison

Sep 16 - Sep 18

Green County Cheese Days

One of the oldest & largest heritage fests in the US, honoring Swiss heritage, cheesemaking and dairying traditions of the area & more. Held bi-annually. www.cheesedays.com

Monroe

Sep 18

Bike the Barns

Ride to local farms around Madison with artisan food prepared by local chefs. Proceeds benefit FairShare CSA Coalition’s Partner Shares program. Learn more & register here

Dane County

Ongoing

Fermentation Fest

10 days of tastings, demos, cooking classes, art events, brewing seminars, farm tours and more in beautiful Sauk County. View the full schedule of events at fermentationfest.com

Reedsburg Area

Oct 09

Swiss Historical Village Harvest Fest

Cheese masters from around Wisconsin will make cheese using methods dating to the 1800s. Also old-time craft demos, sausage making, Swiss-inspired foods and more. Learn more.

New Glarus

Oct 30

Pie Palooza

A delicious Sunday brunch of sweet or savory pies baked by area chefs using local products. Includes farm-fresh salad and beverages. More info and tickets.

Madison

Nov 12 - Nov 13

Great River Road Wine Trail Holiday Harvest Fest

Start your celebration of the season by enjoying holiday foods and wines along the Wine Trail! Learn more>>

Various

Nov 26

Lunch with Santa

Back by popular demand, eat lunch and take a photo with Santa, craft extravaganza, movie, and kids go home with a goodie bag. 11:30-1:30. New Glarus Elementary. Learn more>>

New Glarus