Memorial Day Weekend: Madison WI
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Monday, May 27

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Take Your Brat To Work Day

Want to be the hero at work? Need some Friday morning excitement to push you through to the weekend? Stop ...more
Friday, 6:00am-9:00am

Mr. Ed’s Magical Midways Carnival

Mr. Ed’s Magical Midways carries over 35 quality attractions including spectacular, thrill, family, and kiddie rides.  In addition to our exciting rides ...more
Friday, 10:00am-9:00pm

Mr. Ed’s Magical Midways Carnival

Mr. Ed’s Magical Midways carries over 35 quality attractions including spectacular, thrill, family, and kiddie rides.  In addition to our exciting rides ...more
Saturday, 10:00am-9:00pm

Mr. Ed’s Magical Midways Carnival

Mr. Ed’s Magical Midways carries over 35 quality attractions including spectacular, thrill, family, and kiddie rides.  In addition to our exciting rides ...more
Sunday, 10:00am-9:00pm

Kid’s Art Zone

The great people from REACH-A-Child bring you this year’s Brat Fest Kid’s Art Zone. As families enter the tent, they will be ...more
Friday, 4:00pm-8:00pm

Kid’s Art Zone

The great people from REACH-A-Child bring you this year’s Brat Fest Kid’s Art Zone. As families enter the tent, they will be ...more
Saturday, 10:00am-8:00 pm

Kid’s Art Zone

The great people from REACH-A-Child bring you this year’s Brat Fest Kid’s Art Zone. As families enter the tent, they will be ...more
Sunday, 10:00am-8:00pm

Bratteyball Tournament

Join us, rain or shine, on Saturday, May 25th for the brattiest volleyball tournament you’ve ever seen. With four different divisions, there’s ...more
Saturday, 9:00am

Brat Fest Bun Run 5K & 10K

The Brat Fest 10K Bun Run starts and finishes on the grounds of Willow Island. Runners will enjoy the scenery ...more
Saturday, 8:00am

Home Town Heroes

Help us celeBRAT the fire and safety professionals who help keep Madison safe in our Home Town Heroes area. We recognize ...more
Saturday, 10:00am-6:00pm

Home Town Heroes

Help us celeBRAT the fire and safety professionals who help keep Madison safe in our Home Town Heroes area. We recognize ...more
Sunday, 10:00am-6:00pm

Brat Fest Car Show

Come check out over 150 cars at our annual Brat Fest Car Show. This year the show is produced by Cars ...more
Sunday, 10:00am-4:00pm

UW Marching Band & Bucky Badger

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to see some of your favorite Madison icons! They will only be around for ...more
Saturday, 1:00pm-2:00pm

UW Marching Band & Bucky Badger

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to see some of your favorite Madison icons! They will only be around for ...more
Sunday, 1:00pm-2:00pm

Brat Fest Fireworks

Ooooo! Ahhhhh! Get yours in on Sunday, May 26th with our fireworks display at the World’s Largest Brat Fest! Completely ...more
Sunday, 9:05pm-9:25pm

Brat Fest Boot Camp

We know eating a bunch of brats can make you feel pretty guilty. We have the perfect solution– get a ...more
Sunday, 9:00am-10:00am

Military Salute to Veterans & Soldiers

The World’s Largest Brat Fest would like to honor all veterans and military personnel ALL Memorial Day Weekend. Stop by the ...more
Sunday,

Bounce Zone

The kids will be bouncing off their Brat Fest energy in our Bounce Zone! 3 rides for $5 or $12 ...more
Friday, 4:00pm-7:00pm

Bounce Zone

The kids will be bouncing off their Brat Fest energy in our Bounce Zone! 3 rides for $5 or $12 ...more
Saturday, 10:00am-7:00pm

Bounce Zone

The kids will be bouncing off their Brat Fest energy in our Bounce Zone! 3 rides for $5 or $12 ...more
Sunday, 10:00am-7:00pm

Kid’s Zone

Hold on to your Brats—the Kid’s Zone is the place you want to be at Brat Fest 2018! Whether your ...more
Friday, 4:00pm-8:00pm

Kid’s Zone

Hold on to your Brats—the Kid’s Zone is the place you want to be at Brat Fest 2018! Whether your ...more
Saturday, 10:00am- 8:00pm

Kid’s Zone

Hold on to your Brats—the Kid’s Zone is the place you want to be at Brat Fest 2018! Whether your ...more
Sunday, 10:00am-8:00pm

Hot Dog Jog

The Brat Fest 5K Hot Dog Jog starts and finishes on the grounds of Willow Island.  Participants and their four-legged friends will ...more
Saturday, 8:10am

Sports Zone

The Brat Fest Sports Zone will be the perfect place for the adults to play. The Sport’s Zone will include ...more
Friday, 12:00pm-5:00pm

Sports Zone

The Brat Fest Sports Zone will be the perfect place for the adults to play. The Sport’s Zone will include ...more
Saturday, 8:00am-7:00pm

Sports Zone

The Brat Fest Sports Zone will be the perfect place for the adults to play. The Sport’s Zone will include ...more
Sunday, 10:00am-7:00pm

Vietnam Memorial

The Vietnam Memorial exhibit features a photo for each of the 1,161 Wisconsinites listed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in ...more
Friday, 11:00am-7:00pm

Vietnam Memorial

The Vietnam Memorial exhibit features a photo for each of the 1,161 Wisconsinites listed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in ...more
Saturday, 11:00am-7:00pm

Vietnam Memorial

The Vietnam Memorial exhibit features a photo for each of the 1,161 Wisconsinites listed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in ...more
Sunday, 11:00am-7:00pm

The Maggie Award

Named for Margaret “Maggie” Metcalfe, wife of Brat Fest founder Tom Metcalfe, the Maggie Award is dedicated to all of ...more
Friday, 6:45pm

The Tommy Award

Brat Fest’s Tradition of Music Award is named after the founder of Brat Fest, Tom Metcalfe. This award is given ...more
Saturday, 6:45pm

Community-Wide Worship Service

Why go to church like you always do when you could go to a Community Wide Worship Service at Brat Fest?! ...more
Sunday, 8:30am-9:45am

Doggie Day Care

Brat Fest is an event for your whole family. Don’t leave one of the most beloved member, Fido, at home! ...more
Friday, 12:00pm-5:00pm

Doggie Day Care

Brat Fest is an event for your whole family. Don’t leave one of the most beloved member, Fido, at home! ...more
Saturday, 12:00pm-5:00pm

Doggie Day Care

Brat Fest is an event for your whole family. Don’t leave one of the most beloved member, Fido, at home! ...more
Sunday, 12:00pm-5:00pm

Bike for Brats at TYBTWD

Saris is giving away free brats! How do you get some? Well, ride your bicycle to our Take Your Brat ...more
Friday, 6:00am-9:00am

Human Foosball Tournament

It’s just like the foosball game you know and love, except YOU’RE the player! Brat Fest is hosting our second ...more
Sunday, 9:00am-3:00pm

Petting Zoo

Brat Fest is excited to welcome Patrick’s Funny Farm to Brat Fest! Come visit all different types of animals in ...more
Friday, 2:00pm-6:00pm

Petting Zoo

Brat Fest is excited to welcome Patrick’s Funny Farm to Brat Fest! Come visit all different types of animals in ...more
Saturday, 10:00am-6:00pm

Petting Zoo

Brat Fest is excited to welcome Patrick’s Funny Farm to Brat Fest! Come visit all different types of animals in ...more
Sunday, 10:00am-6:00pm

Henry Vilas Zoo Shuttle

A FREE shuttle will be going between Henry Vilas Zoo and Brat Fest during the festival! Go check out Madison’s ...more
Saturday, 10:00am-5:00pm

Henry Vilas Zoo Shuttle

A FREE shuttle will be going between Henry Vilas Zoo and Brat Fest during the festival! Go check out Madison’s ...more
Sunday, 10:00am-5:00pm

Ultrazone Laser Tag

Ultrazone is excited to be back at Brat Fest for the third year in a row!  Swing by the Kid ...more
Friday, 10:00am-6:00pm

Ultrazone Laser Tag

Ultrazone is excited to be back at Brat Fest for the third year in a row!  Swing by the Kid ...more
Saturday, 10:00am-6:00pm

Ultrazone Laser Tag

Ultrazone is excited to be back at Brat Fest for the third year in a row!  Swing by the Kid ...more
Sunday, 10:00am-6:00pm

Take Your Brat to Seniors Day

Presented by WKOW– On Sunday, May 26th, we will be bringing Brat Fest to senior citizens at senior living homes ...more
Sunday, 10:00am-1:00pm

Bean Bag Toss Tournament

Join Pepsi in Brat Fest’s Bean Bag Toss Tournament on Sunday, May 27 in the KEVA Sports Sports Zone. Grab ...more
Sunday, 12:00pm-2:00pm

Bucky on Parade

Bucky on Parade is a free public art event that will bring approximately 100 life-size Bucky Badger statues to the ...more
Friday, 10:00am-8:00pm

Bucky on Parade

Bucky on Parade is a free public art event that will bring approximately 100 life-size Bucky Badger statues to the ...more
Saturday, 10:00am-8:00pm

Bucky on Parade

Bucky on Parade is a free public art event that will bring approximately 100 life-size Bucky Badger statues to the ...more
Sunday, 10:00am-8:00pm

Giant Inflatable Balls

Bring the kids to the Kid’s Zone where they can float or roll around in one of the giant inflatable ...more
Friday, 12:00pm-7:00pm

Giant Inflatable Balls

Bring the kids to the Kid’s Zone where they can float or roll around in one of the giant inflatable ...more
Saturday, 12:00pm-7:00pm

Giant Inflatable Balls

Bring the kids to the Kid’s Zone where they can float or roll around in one of the giant inflatable ...more
Sunday, 12:00pm-7:00pm

Soccer Tennis

Forward Madison FC, Madison’s new professional soccer team, will be kickin’ it at Brat Fest all weekend! They will be ...more
Friday, 10:00am-8:00pm

Soccer Tennis

Forward Madison FC, Madison’s new professional soccer team, will be kickin’ it at Brat Fest all weekend! They will be ...more
Saturday, 10:00am-8:00pm

Soccer Tennis

Forward Madison FC, Madison’s new professional soccer team, will be kickin’ it at Brat Fest all weekend! They will be ...more
Sunday, 10:00am-8:00pm

3v3 Bratteyball Tournament

Join us, rain or shine, on Sunday, May 26th for the first Brat Fest 3 v 3 Bratteyball Tournament. The ...more
Sunday, 8:00am
- 6:00pm

Shrek Costume Photo

Hey now, you’re a rock star! Join us for a Shrek Costume Group Photo on Friday before Smash Mouth takes ...more
Friday, 7:30pm

Brat Fest Family Bike Ride

Join us for a family bike ride around Lake Monona! Details coming soon....more
Sunday, 8am

Salchicha Fest

Join us for Salchicha Fest on the Ameriprise Financial Island Stage! 11:00am – 608 UNION ENT 12:00pm – Ely El Soñador ...more
Sunday, 11:00am