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The holiday season has arrived in Madison. While this time of year can be hectic, there are many joyful events to celebrate the holiday with family and friends. We wanted to share a few of our favorites.
Source: Olberich Botanical Gardens
Where: Olbrich Botanical Gardens
When: December 5-31, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for children ages 3-12, Free for children under three and Olbrich Botanical Society members.
All aboard! Members of the Wisconsin Garden Railway Society will show off their large-scale model trains, ranging from bullet trains to freight trains, and everything in between. Along each track, you can find elaborate LEGO® displays, colorful poinsettia plants, and fresh evergreens.
When: December 12-27
Cost: Tickets start at $12
Source: Madison Ballet
The Madison Ballet presents their interpretation of this famous holiday tradition accompanied with the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra providing the soundtrack. Under the direction of W. Earle Smith, The Nutcracker is for the young and the young-at-heart, and is a great early holiday gift for the theater lover in your family.
Where: The Edgewater Hotel
When: December 19, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Cost: $22.95 for adults, $9.95 for children ages 3-12, Free for children under three.
Santa Claus is coming to The Edgewater Hotel! Stay in your pajamas and enjoy a festive holiday buffet with something for everyone. Afterwards, go ice skating outdoors at The Edgewater’s public ice rink overlooking Lake Mendota.
Where: Taliesin/Frank Lloyd Wright Visitor Center
When: Saturday, December 12, Noon to 5 p.m.
Cost: $15 for adults, $10 for children ages 5-18, Free for children under five.
For one day only, Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesen will be open for horse-drawn wagon rides and holiday shopping. Bring a warm blanket with you and enjoy warm, wintry beverages after your wagon ride. Other activities for children will be available at the Frank Lloyd Wright Visitor Center.
Where: DreamBank American Family Insurance, One North Pinckney (Madison’s Captial Square)
When: Monday, December 21 at 10 a.m.
Looking to create a special craft with your children this holiday season? DreamBank will be setting up stations to create your own ornaments just in time for Christmas.
Supplies will be provided, all you will need to bring is your imagination.
Happy Holidays from all of us at EZ Office Products!