Events: Oct. 4-10

Events: Oct. 4-10

How about a yarn shop hop? Food truck night? Open mic comedy?

Hi there!

I hope everyone finds something interesting in this week's events post.

I've been sorting through the feedback we've gotten over the past couple of weeks, and there's a clear need for us to include more kid-friendly events.

Here are some more go-to resources for people with young kids at home:

Do you have more suggestions for where to find kid-friendly events? Send them to

- Sam

Multi day

Monday, Oct. 4

Tuesday, Oct. 5

Wednesday, Oct. 6

Thursday, Oct. 7

Friday, Oct. 8

Saturday, Oct. 9

  • Redistricting Reform with the Madison West Kiwanis. Hosted by Fair Maps Wisconsin. 10-11 a.m. Virtual.
  • Thriller Dance Class with instructors from Variations Dance Studio at Winnequah Park in Monona. 10 a.m. $35, includes beer and pizza.
  • Oktoberfest Pub Crawl. Check-in at 10 a.m. at Whiskey Jacks. $5 stein, $5 refills.
  • Octoberfresh Vintage Market at Robinia Courtyard. 11a.m. - 4 p.m. Featuring 20 vendors, food, and drinks.
  • Bark Scoot and Boogie benefitting Shelter from the Storm Pet Rescue at Spay Me! Clinic. Drinks, music, food, auction. 2-8 p.m. $10 for adults, kids are free.
  • “The Incredibles” screening at Bordner Park. From IMDb: “A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced into action to save the world.” 6 p.m. Free.

Sunday, Oct. 10