Hanover College Christmas Craft

This event will be held Saturday, December 1st on the campus of Hanover College. 10am-4pm, Lynn Hall, 50 booths of handmade crafts! This is a great chance to visit campus for a few hours and pick up some handmade gifts. View Larger Map

Christmas / Winter Solstice Beer from Madison

Mobreki Beers, the only micro brew in Madison, has launched a special seasonal beer for Christmas 2012. We’re not experts, but they say it’s strong on hops and seasonal spice. Available for a limited time at Sakka Blue and The Pub. Hours: Mon-Fri Open 11-2:30 for Lunch & 5-9 for Dinner(open until 9:30 Friday). Open Saturday […]

7 Reasons To Visit Madison in December

Some of Madison’s biggest events are in the summer, but our city has something to offer in all seasons. This is especially true at Christmas time. Here are a few reasons why you should visit Madison and Jefferson County Indiana this December. Be sure to add your opinion in the comment box below. 1. Christmas […]

Light Up Madison 2012

Santa and Mayor Damon Welch will host the city’s Christmas season kickoff tonight beside the Broadway fountain. Friday at 6PM the official Madison Christmas Tree will be illuminated. Then Santa will hang around City Hall from 7-9 PM. Yes. I still want the Red Rider BB Gun. You can see more photos of the tree’s […]

Road Race Schedule (5k and 10K Races)

With all the beautiful scenery and trails, Madison Indiana is the perfect town for runners (and walkers). This page lists the upcoming road races and walks in our community. Please use the contact page to update or add to this list. For a more complete regional calendar, see the race schedule from Racers & Pacers. Molly Dattilo […]

Johnson Lake Park: North Madison’s Hidden Treasure

Those that travel along the heart of Madison’s hilltop may have noticed the stone with the brass plaque that sits on the west side of Cragmont Street and just north of the entrance to Mouser Street  that marks the entrance to Johnson Lake Park entrance to Johnson Lake Park.  The park doesn’t present much that […]

Meet Bob Cline: Founder of Madison Came Running

I first discovered Madison Came Running back in 2005 while preparing to move to this area. Like any digital native, I was learning all I could about my future community over the Internet. Fast forward seven years and I still enjoy Bob Cline’s window into downtown Madison. Just last week I decided to ask for a meeting and write […]

Our Guide to the Madison Regatta Parade

The 2012 Regatta / Independence Day Parade will be on Friday, July 6th at 6:15 PM. 2012 Regatta Parade: Our video recap, pictures, Mayor’s video, Ken Richie video, or the cleanup video. Watch our video or review pictures from the 2011 parade. Like all things Madison, there’s a bit of a learning curve if you’re not a local […]