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Springtime means a visit to the Farmers Market

Flowers in Farmers Market at Capitol Square.

Natalie Connors, Graphic Designer

April 23, 2014

Springtime truly arrives in Madison when the outdoor Dane County Farmers Market returns to the Capitol Square. April 19 was the first market of the spring. This marks the beginning of a new growing season, and with it, greater opportunity to support sustainable local food producers. Southern Wisconsin...

Experience Madison culture on the capitol square this summer

Karen Cass, Staff Writer

May 8, 2013

Warmer weather means more activities in downtown Madison. In addition to the weekly farmers’ market, a variety of events are held every summer on the bustling capitol square. Concerts on the Square Each summer the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra presents Concerts on the Square, and 2013 marks their ...

Another attack on personal freedoms

Protestor dressed as Lady Liberty on Capitol Square.

Michael Patton, Staff Writer

September 25, 2012

This whole idea of needing a permit to assemble before your government on the Capitol Square has taken a turn for the worse. Recently, people playing music on the Capitol Square during the Farmers’ Market were told to file for a permit every time they perform, even though their performances are...

Dane County Farmers’ Market now open on the Square

Callie Vasey, Clarion staff

May 8, 2012

It’s the beginning of the outdoor Dane County Farmers’ Market and the fun has just begun. As a family friendly event, the farmers’ market is open year round from April 21 to Nov. 10 from 6 a.m. – 2 p.m. This event is located on the Capitol Square and offers around 300 vendors along with a beautiful...

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