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Fruit Fest

Type: * Music * Performance * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Plan B hosts its annual LGBTQ+ community celebration in the parking lot next to its building on Willy Street! This year Fruit Fest bursts…

20th Annual WORT Block Party

Type: * Music * Performance * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Celebrate WORT FM Community Radio at the 20th Annual Block Party! Food and Craft Vendors — Info Tables — WORT Boutique Kids’ Activities — Prize Raffle Band lineup: 11:15 — Yid Vicious Klezmer…

Lady Laughs Comedy Festival

Type: * Festival * Performance Art This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The Lady Laughs Comedy Festival is landing in Madison. The inaugural event will feature women comedians in performing arts including artists in Stand Up, Improv, Storytelling and Sketch. The…

National Women’s Music Festival

Type: * Festival * Music * Performance Art * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The National Women’s Music Festival is produced by Women In the Arts, Inc., a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation. The 2015 National Women’s…

Mad City Vegan Fest

Type: *Informational *Social This Event: *May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Where anyone and everyone – from curious omnivores to longtime vegans – can enjoy delicious vegan food and find helpful information on protecting animals, the environment, and your health. Inspiring speakers, a vegan food court, awesome prizes,…

New Festival Aims to Spark Cambridge

For over 20 years, the Cambridge Pottery Festival was a summer staple for this area, drawing thousands of visitors to the village. With that festival no longer happening, a group of area residents have been working for the past several months on a new festival designed to bring excitement to…

Artists to “Perform the Word” at 10th Annual Line Breaks March 11-13

MADISON, Wis. — This year marks a decade for the Line Breaks Festival, the largest Hip Hop theater festival in the Midwest, which will be presented by the University of Wisconsin-Madison Office of Multicultural Arts Initiatives (OMAI) at the Overture Center for the Arts, March 11-13.   “PERFORM THE WORD:…

Passing the Mic Hip Hop Arts Festival

Type: * Festival * Music * Performance * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The Office of Multicultural Arts Initiatives (OMAI) within the Division of Diversity, Equity, and Educational Achievement, along with the Department of Afro- American Studies, the Wisconsin Book Festival, the Arts Institute,…

The Office of Multicultural Initiatives Celebrates Its Tenth Anniversary with Passing the Mic, The Eleventh Annual Hip Hop Arts Festival on October 22-24, 2015

MADISON, WI — The Office of Multicultural Arts Initiatives (OMAI) within the Division of Diversity, Equity, and Educational Achievement, along with the Department of Afro- American Studies, the Wisconsin Book Festival, the Arts Institute, 100state, and Pathways to Excellence, present the eleventh annual Passing the Mic, a Hip Hop Arts…

Fiesta Hispana 2015

Type: * Social * Music * Festival This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Centro Hispano of Dane County is celebrating the Annual Fiesta Hispana 2015 on: Saturday September 19th from 11am to 6pm at the rear parking lot of our building (810 West Badger Road. Madison,…

AUG 27 Cycropia Aerial Dance at the 2015 Orton Park Festival

Type: Performance Art This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Cycropia Aerial Dance proudly brings its magical blend of modern dance and circus arts to the 2015 Orton Park Festival. Audiences will have two chances to see this free performance, Thursday August 27st at 7:30pm and Friday…

AUG 27 Cycropia Aerial Dance at the 2015 Orton Park Festival

Type: Performance Art This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Cycropia Aerial Dance proudly brings its magical blend of modern dance and circus arts to the 2015 Orton Park Festival. Audiences will have two chances to see this free performance, Thursday August 27st at 7:30pm and Friday…

Woof’s Pride Block Party

Type: * Social * Music * Performance This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Join Saturday, August 15th at 4PM for WOOF’S Block Party BEARRACUDA MADISON PRIDE! WITH DJ RYAN JONES (LA) • MATT ALBER • FURRLESQUE •…

Schenks Corners Block Party

Type: * Social * Music This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Schenks Corners 2015 block party, featuring food, fun, and tons of live music! 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, August 15. Free! Line up: The Mustache Heatbox steez The Grasshoppers Evergreen Grass Band New…

Disability Pride Festival

Type: * Festival * Social * Music This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Join Us in Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. With The Figureheads, Tani Diakite and the Afrofunkstars, Ricardo Vasquez, Magic Morgan, Elaine Kolb, and more.

2nd Annual Midwest Mustache and Beard Wearer’s Championships

Type: Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Prepare your facial hair for one of the premier bearding competitions of the summer! The Madison Beard Wearer’s Union Local 608 has once again teamed up with Remington to present to you the 2nd Annual MIDWEST MUSTACHE AND…

Dane County Fair

Type: * Festival * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Parking is FREE! $3 admission before 3 p.m. for all ages Wednesday-Friday Please no dogs allowed History For over 160 years, the Dane County Fair has been a family destination for people in the Dane…

Madison Early Music Festival

Type: Performance This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The Madison Early Music Festival (MEMF) presents Slavic Discoveries: Early Music from Eastern Europe – a musical journey through Balkan, Slavic, and Eurasian lands. MEMF takes place from July 11-18 and includes public concerts, special events, and lectures…

NEW Pride Alive Festival

Type: * Festival * Music * Social * Networking This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * Is LGBTQ hosted * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community A day-long, free community festival celebrating diversity with music, LGBT History tent, games. There will be food and beverage vendors, with live music…

Shake the Lake Festival

Type: * Festival * Music * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community FIREWORKS AT 10 PM 5:00 – Live music starts! 5:00 – 5:40 – Family Business 5:00 – 9:00 – Physicians Plus & Meriter Homerun Derby 5:00 – 10:00 – Goldstein & Associates Kids…