Events
What's happening

May 2018

Swiss Historical Village open for the season

Open 10 am - 4 pm; daily through mid October.

Monroe Clinic Gallery - Op/Pop Art

There's More to Art Than Meets the Eye-Op/Pop Art by Monroe School District K-12th Grade Students Exhibit through May 11, 2018 All Media

Wisconsin Regional Arts Program Competition & Exhibit

  • Monroe Arts Center - 1315 11th Street
  • Monroe
  • 5/1/2018 - 5/31/2018
  • Gallery open Tuesday thru Saturday 10 am - 5 pm.
  • 608.325.5700
  • www.monroeartscenter.com

The Monroe Arts Center will host the 2018 Wisconsin Regional Arts Program (WRAP) Competition. All artwork entered in this competition will be on exhibit in Monroe Arts Center's Frehner Gallery through June 8, 2018. A demonstration or lecture, judging, and critique by a guest artist will be the focus of the artist workshop day held on Saturday, June 9 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm. This event is co-sponsored by the Monroe Arts Center and UW-Madison Division of Continuing Studies.

En Guete Evening

Dutch treat menu - monthly themed gathering sponsored by Turner Hall's New World Swiss Club. First Tuesday of the month.

Scherenschnitte: A Swiss Folk Art

  • Monroe Arts Center - 1315 11th Street
  • Monroe
  • 5/1/2018 - 5/31/2018
  • Gallery open Tuesday thru Saturday 10 am - 5 pm.
  • 608.325.5700
  • www.monroeartscenter.com

Exhbit continues through June 8, 2018. Scissor paper cuttings by Elda and Linda Schiesser.

Monroe Farmers Market

Through October 20: Wednesday afternoon 1 - 5:30 pm and Saturday morning 8 am - 1 pm.

First Thursday - Main Street Monroe

Stores open late.

Dime-A-Dip Dinner

Brooklyn residents donate their favorite dish (hot dish, salad, dessert bars) - then come to dinner for good food and conversation (dime a scoop).  Info: recreation@brooklynwi.gov

Monroe Farmers Market

Through October 20: Wednesday afternoon 1 - 5:30 pm and Saturday morning 8 am - 1 pm.

Hats, Horses and Hope: Green County's Triple Crown

Charity Auction and event - for tiickets call 608.325.7648. Proceeds benefit local charitable organizations.

A Taste of Spring

Join friends for a lively evening of elegant cuisine, fine wine, and art auctions.

 


Monroe Farmers Market

Through October 20: Wednesday afternoon 1 - 5:30 pm and Saturday morning 8 am - 1 pm.

Bike Rodeo

A rodeo is a bicycle skills event which provides an opportunity for young bicyclists to practice and develop skills that will help them to become better bicyclists and avoid typical crashes.

New Glarus Police Department and New Glarus Chamber host the event.  

Monroe Farmers Market

Through October 20: Wednesday afternoon 1 - 5:30 pm and Saturday morning 8 am - 1 pm.

Squeezebox Night

Accordion jam. Third Tuesday of every month.

Monroe Farmers Market

Through October 20: Wednesday afternoon 1 - 5:30 pm and Saturday morning 8 am - 1 pm.

Monroe Clinic Gallery - Found and Stitched

Found and Stitched by Pat Kroth Exhibit through August 10, 2018 Mixed Media OPENING RECEPTION: Thursday, May 17, 2018 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm Gallery Talk: 5:15 pm

One Night in Memphis

  • Monroe High School Performing Arts Center - 1600 26th St.
  • Monroe
  • 5/19/2018
  • 7:30 pm
  • 608.325.5700
  • www.monroeartscenter.com

The music of Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis,a nd Johnny Cash.

Monroe Farmers Market

Through October 20: Wednesday afternoon 1 - 5:30 pm and Saturday morning 8 am - 1 pm.

Spring Fling

Hosted by Monticello Chamber of Commerce, Lions and Lioness.  Car show, arts and crafts, ball games, beer garden, pig roast, musical entertainment, garage sales.

Juda Hill Climb

5K Race, 2K Walk, Kid's Fun Run.

Pancake Breakfast and Airport Fly-In

Sponsored by EAA Chapter 431. All you an eat pancakes.

Monroe Farmers Market

Through October 20: Wednesday afternoon 1 - 5:30 pm and Saturday morning 8 am - 1 pm.

Yesteryear's Weekend

  • Albany
  • 5/25/2018 - 5/28/2018
  • 608.862.3320

Lions Chicken BBQ

Music Fest

Live music, games and inflatables.

Breakfast on the Farm - 38th Annual

Breakfast, farm tours, arts & crafts, educational stations, antique tractors, entertainment. Menu: scrambled eggs, sausage, cheese, homemade coffee cakes, ice cream, strawberries, milk, coffee and orange juice.

Breakfast on the Farm is sponsored by the Green County Ag Chest - since 1979. Always held last Saturday in May. $6, $4 kids ages 5 - 10, kids 5 and under are free.

The 2018 breakfast is hosted at the Karlen Farm, W4876 County C, Monticello.

For info on the arts and crafts fair or other vendor booths: Bonnie Gerner 608.527.5096 or 608.279.6408.

BUS SHUTTLES: Free shuttles run from various locations to be announced.

Monroe Farmers Market

Through October 20: Wednesday afternoon 1 - 5:30 pm and Saturday morning 8 am - 1 pm.

Memorial Day Ceremony

  • Greenwood Cemetery, Intersection 27th Ave and 18th St.
  • Monroe
  • 5/28/2018

9 am - parade with Monroe High School Band leaves from Recreation Park. 9:30 am - program at Greenwood Cemetery.

Monroe Farmers Market

Through October 20: Wednesday afternoon 1 - 5:30 pm and Saturday morning 8 am - 1 pm.