Pop Up Shop at the Top of State

A “Summer in YOUR City” extension of the celebration of Madison’s unique and inspiring creative culture, the pop-up market includes handmade products, local art, artisan gifts, prepackaged foods and fresh produce all coordinating with bi-weekly themes. Featuring brick-and-mortar BID retailers, the pop-up market will encourage and promote downtown retail. The market will also showcase visiting Madison Public Market vendors, Madison Night Market vendors, and others fostering future brick-and-mortar retailers.

Series Dates:  First and third Wednesdays, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., May – September 2018

Themes:

  • May 23: Summertime
  • June 6: Bikes
  • June 20: Pets
  • July 18: Go Green
  • August 1: Rainbows
  • August 15: Purses & Bags
  • September 5: Community Works
  • September 19: Wisco/Up North

Location:   The Grove, Intersection of West Wilson and State Street

Movies in the Park

A follow up to the History of Hip Hop presentation in partnership with the Urban Community Arts Network – UCAN and part of the free summer event series, “Summer in YOUR City,” the beat workshop involves a brief presentation about why Hip-Hop uses beats instead of live instrumentation and what is involved, technically, in beat production. Audience members can join in and create their own beat!

Event Dates:  Monday, July 9, 12-1 p.m.

Location:  The Forum, 100 block of North Carroll Street

Cost to Attend: FREE*

Beat-Making Workshop

A follow up to the History of Hip Hop presentation in partnership with the Urban Community Arts Network – UCAN and part of the free summer event series, “Summer in YOUR City,” the beat workshop involves a brief presentation about why Hip-Hop uses beats instead of live instrumentation and what is involved, technically, in beat production. Audience members can join in and create their own beat!

Event Dates:  Monday, July 9, 12-1 p.m.

Location:  The Forum, 100 block of North Carroll Street

Cost to Attend: FREE*