13 interesting events this week

13 interesting events this week

Hi there,

We fell back an hour this morning thanks to Daylight Saving Time. Remember to set your clocks back an hour!

(Or just resign to knowing that the clock on your oven is wrong for the next six months, which is my plan.)

— Sam

An Evening with Fran Lebowitz
Tuesday | Overture Center | 7:30 p.m. | $25+

Noted humorist and essayist Fran Lebowitz brings her uniquely interactive show to Madison. Read more in the Cap Times.

Drag Bingo
Wednesday | 7 p.m. | Shamrock Bar | $5
Five rounds of bingo hosted by the Cynthia Mooseknuckle.

Morning Train: A Tribute to John Prine
Wednesday | Show at 7 p.m. | The Bur Oak | $20

A night of music dedicated to folk legend John Prine (RIP).

Best of the Midwest Comedy Showcase
Thursday | 7:30 p.m. | Comedy on State | $5+

Selection of both established and promising up-and-coming local and regional comics.

Shrek Rave
Thursday | 9 p.m. | The Majestic | $17+

It's exactly what it sounds like.

Aaron Brenton’s Shutter Step, Yin Waster, Hannah Edlén 🟠
Friday | Show at 9 p.m. | Dark Horse ArtBar | $8
Combined, this is one of the more eclectic and varied three-band bills that will be on offer throughout the week, swinging an impressive gamut of styles. Read more from Tone Madison

Bereft, Aseethe, Corridoré, The American Dead, PV, Whisky Pig 🟠
Saturday | Show at 5 p.m. | BarleyPop Live | $5-10
Bereft's final show honors the life of co-founder Alex Linden. Read more from Tone Madison

Fall Gospel Fest
Saturday | 6:30 p.m. | Overture Center | $28+
This annual event brings award-winning artists to Madison to perform both traditional and contemporary gospel music.

Homie Fest II 🟠
Saturday |  1-11 p.m. | The Rigby | $20

Fourteen exciting emo or emo-adjacent bands in one day at $20 is a bargain that's reflective of the genre's storied DIY upbringing. Read more from Tone Madison

Case Kämäräinen 🟠
Saturday | 7 p.m. | Café Coda | $20
Split between the U.S., Finland, and Poland, Case Kämäräinen‘s international dynamic pays off in the quartet’s versatility. Read more from Tone Madison

Winter Art Fair Off the Square
Saturday and Sunday | Monona Terrace | $5 admission, kids under 12 free
135+ Wisconsin exhibitors with a selection of pottery, paintings, fiber, glass art, wood, photography, jewelry, graphics, sculpture and more.

Madison Marathon
Sunday | 7 a.m. | $75+
Races start and finish on Madison's Capitol Square and run through several iconic areas of the city.

The Fab Four Beatles Tribute
Sunday | 6 p.m. | The Barrymore | $32
Oooooh they even do a few costume changes.

📡 On our radar...

Credit: Treinen Farm

🍂 Fall fun