Author: Gaby Vinick

A food, drink and celebration guide to Madison Game Days

Game Day is finally back, so here are some ideas of where to go to get in the spirit.

One year ago, we could only imagine to hear the echoes of fans decked in cardinal red and white cheering on the Wisconsin Badgers at Camp Randall Stadium, but now the game day experience is back.

23 events to keep you busy all September

A new month means new event listings, and there is no shortage of fun activities to try in September.

A new month means new event listings, and there is no shortage of fun activities to try in September.

‘My escape’: Why fishermen frequent Lake Monona

There is something about Lake Monona that reels in Wilkerson and a whole line of fishers from all over Wisconsin.

There is something about Lake Monona that reels in Wilkerson and a whole line of fishers from all over Wisconsin.

11 places to enjoy the weather and picnic in Madison

This time may mark the final stretch of summer, but the sun is still shining and the city has a number of family-friendly parks to visit.

This time may mark the final stretch of summer, but the sun is still shining and the city has a number of family-friendly parks to visit.

13 events to enjoy in the final days of August

Don’t let August slip away — check out these performances, dance parties, concerts and more.

August is wrapping up, but there is still time this weekend to enjoy a whole host of fun events around Madison. Relax, listen to music, dine out, learn from an expert or dance around — the opportunities to relish the summer are endless.

Booze-inspired treats to try around Madison

Madison restaurants, bakeries and ice cream shops get creative with some booze-inspired treats.

While there are plenty of bars and restaurants offering great drinks in Madison, some local spots are creating interesting desserts and treats using alcohol and classic cocktail combinations.

Graft restaurant reopens after closure with new menu

Graft Executive Chef Travis Vaughn experimented with recipes during the restaurant’s closure and is bringing a new menu to the table.

Graft Executive Chef Travis Vaughn experimented with recipes during the restaurant’s closure and is bringing a new menu to the table.

Explore Madison lakes with sailing this season

We’re known as a paddle city, but Madison also has a great scene for sailing.

Madison is a city surrounded by lakes, which many can enjoy from boats, kayaks, canoes and paddleboards. We’re known as a paddle city, but Madison also has a great scene for sailing.

Live music is back: Here's where to go in June

30 events that signal the start of summer and the return of the local music scene in Madison

We endured a summer without much live music in 2020, but the local music scene is coming back to life this season with bands booking gigs left and right around town. Get ready for singing, dancing, outdoor hangs, happy hours,…