Events
What's happening

September 2018

Monroe Farmers Market

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

Fall Arts and Crafts Fair

Crafters, food and more. Sponsored by Brooklyn Recreation Committee.

Art in the Park

Juried show held in conjunction with Wilhelm Tell weekend.

En Guete Evening

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

Monticello Community Garage Sales

First Thursday

Downtown Monroe's retail stores open for evening shopping.

Green County "Pickers" Flea & Antique Market

Nearly 150 vendors; always first weekend in June and weekend after Labor Day.

Monroe Farmers Market

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

Fall Fish Boil

  • UCC Church, E201 23rd St.
  • Brodhead
  • 9/8/2018
  • 4:30 - 7 pm
  • 608.897.2917

The menu consists of the boiled fish, potatoes, carrots, onions, cole slaw, rolls, drinks and for dessert, a ice cream sundae bar. Please call the church office at 608-897-2917 for more information or for tickets.

Grace Church Free Festival

Live music, car show, free family fun.

Whine in the Woods

Chefs grilling onsite - small bites and appetizers, wine and beer tasting, cheese table, and live music. Hosted by Paul and Sue Barrett. Sponsored by the Green County Humane Society. Reservations required.

Green County Cheese Days Festival

  • 1016 - 16th Ave.
  • Monroe
  • 9/14/2018 - 9/16/2018
  • 800.307.7208
  • cheesedays.com

Free entertainment stages, cheese tent, dairy farm and barn quilt tours, Swiss heritage displays, old time cheesemaking, kid's activities, Cow Milking Contest, antique tractors, arts and crafts, commercial vendors, and Wisconsin's only parade led by a herd of Brown Swiss Cows on Sunday.

Heart of Cheese Days - Exhibit at Turner Hall

Swiss heritage, artisan demonstrations and exhibits.

Monroe Farmers Market

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

Monroe City Band at Cheese Days

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.

Green County Fall Nationals

Tractor & truck pull with proceeds to local charitable causes, food stands, live music in the evening. Food and beer stand sponsored by Monroe Lions.

5th Annual Tractor Drive and Ride

  • 9/23/2018
  • Registration 9 am, Ride at 10 am

Sponsored by Alzhemier's and Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin. All tractors welcome - minimum speed of 10 mph required. Tractors $20, Wagon Riders $15. Kids under 10 $5. Wagons will be available for riders. All drivers must have driver's license or Tractor Safety certificate, all are required to sign liability waiver. No riders on tractors. 608.481.0965 for info.

New Glarus Oktoberfest

Live music all weekend, and New Glarus beers on tap. Go to Swisstown.com for the complete schedule of bands and activities.

Kilby Supper

Offering a taste of community life: the Kilby Supper has roots in the traditional Swiss celebration of Kirchweihe. This church gathering, an annual event in Switzerland, presents a special meal to welcome church members back from their summer of farming in the high mountain meadows of the Alps.info: generalinfo@swisschurch.org

Monroe Farmers Market

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

Fall Festival

Food booths, games, vendors, arts and crafts. More info at 608.862.3220.

Sip-Savor-Support - Green County Food Pantry Fund Raiser

  • Hawk's Mill Winery, W8170 Pilz Rd.
  • Browntown
  • 9/30/2018
  • 1-4 pm
  • 608.938.4238

Sip - Savor - Support! A fundraiser to support Green Cares Food Pantry serving our neighbors in Green County. Wine tastings (or beer and non-alcoholic options available), hors d'oeuvres, winery tour, and musical entertainment. Cash bar, raffles, and door prizes too.

Black Top Tractor Pull

Held in conjunction with New Glarus Oktoberfest. Sponsored by Community Antique Tractor Pullers.