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

Jump start your holiday shopping and shop with our local crafters & small businesses. Bring a dollar or more to donate to Brooklyn Recreation or a canned good for Oregon/Brooklyn Food Pantry to enter.

Live Music at Tofflers

  • Tofflers Pub and Grill, 200 - 5th Ave.
  • New Glarus
  • 9/1/2018
  • 8 pm
  • 608.527.2490
  • www.tofflers.com

Birddog Blues Band.

Live Music at Bullquarian Brewhouse

The Periodicals - Acoustic Show.

Radiance by FUSEDChicago

Encaustic Art. Exhibit continues through November 2, 2018.

Salvage by Heather Wetzel (Exhibit)

  • Monroe Arts Center - 1315 11th Street
  • Monroe
  • 9/1/2018 - 9/30/2018
  • Gallery open Tuesday thru Saturday 10 am - 5 pm.
  • 608.325.5700
  • www.monroeartscenter.com

Exhibit continues through October 19, 2018. Photography.

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.

New Glarus Farmers Market

  • Hometown Pharmacy Parking Lot, 1101 Hwy. 69
  • New Glarus
  • 9/7/2018
  • 3 - 6:30 pm
  • www.swisstown.com

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.

Green County Antique Farm Heritage Club

  • KK LAWN AND SPORT, W5485 COUNTY DR
  • Monroe
  • 9/8/2018 - 9/9/2018

Displays, threshing demos, antique tractors. For info - call 608.206.2995. NOTE NEW LOCATION - AT COUNTY KK LAWN AND SPORT (DUE TO WET GROUND AT FAIRGROUNDS!!)

Live music at Bailey's Run Vineyard

  • N8523 Klitzke Rd.
  • New Glarus
  • 9/8/2018
  • 2 pm
  • WI
  • 608-496-1966

Avian Aura.

New Glarus Family Fest

The New Glarus Family Fest is a completely FREE event hosted at the Village Park in New Glarus, Wisconsin for the whole family! It is Grace Church's primary goal that people feel welcome to join in on the fun, music, food, car show and many other activities and entertainment. 

11th Annual Car Show - Variety of antique to muscle cars (Owners - bring your "treasure" regardless of the stage of restoration & let others enjoy it) and drawings for $100 bills.

FREE food (hot dogs, brats, & lemonade) and entertainment for the whole family - so please bring your children or grandchildren to join in with you. Continuous entertainment including A.J. The Animated Illusionist - Comedian, Ventriloquist, and Entertainer, Dawson Hollow - Up and Coming Indie/Folk Band, and Colton Dixon - Rock Singer & American Idol Contestant. Other entertainment for the family includes face painting, petting zoo, pony rides, corn box, giant slide, and other bounce house games.

Vehicle owners please arrive between 11AM & 12PM if possible. For more information or to confirm a spot for the car show, please call: Greg at 608-938-4553 or email at bowles@tds.net OR Ron at 608-558-2889 or email spiritplus@tds.net

Whine in the Woods

Fine wines, chef stations, artisan cheese, craft beers and live music. Hosted by Paul and Sue Barrett. Sponsored by the Green County Humane Society. Reservations required.

Live Music at Turner Hall

Zweifel Brothers Band.

Farm Toy Show

  • Juda Community Center
  • Juda
  • 9/9/2018
  • 9 am - 2 pm

For sale: farm toys old and new, farm display equipment, mums, pumpkins, crafts, farm fresh eggs, straw bales. On display: small farm scale models, town scale models. Also tractor show, food stand, silent auction, kiddie pedal tractor pull for kids 4 - 10. Sponsored by New Generatin 4-H Club and Juda FFA and FFA Alumni.

Live Music at Bullquarian Brewhouse

Open Bluegrass and Americana Jam.

Main Street & Cheese Days "Concert on the Square"

Cookie and the Real Deal! We want the funk - gotta have that funk! Beer stand will be open, and Monroe Optimists will be frying the curds!

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.

New Glarus Farmers Market

  • Hometown Pharmacy Parking Lot, 1101 Hwy. 69
  • New Glarus
  • 9/14/2018
  • 3 - 6:30 pm
  • www.swisstown.com

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

Live music at Bailey's Run Vineyard

  • N8523 Klitzke Rd.
  • New Glarus
  • 9/15/2018
  • 2 pm
  • WI
  • 608-496-1966

Listening Party.

Squeezebox Night

Accordion jam. Third Tuesday of every month.

New Glarus Farmers Market

  • Hometown Pharmacy Parking Lot, 1101 Hwy. 69
  • New Glarus
  • 9/21/2018
  • 3 - 6:30 pm
  • www.swisstown.com

Live Music at Bullquarian Brewhouse

Luke Cerny.

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.

Live music at Bailey's Run Vineyard

  • N8523 Klitzke Rd.
  • New Glarus
  • 9/22/2018
  • 2 pm
  • WI
  • 608-496-1966

Andy Yaun.

5th Annual Tractor Drive and Ride

  • Brodhead Airport, Airport Road
  • Brodhead
  • 9/23/2018
  • Registration 9 am, Ride at 10 am
  • 608.214.4371 or 608.481.0965

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. If you want to watch the "parade" - a good spot would be Woods Crossing around 10:15 am or Collinwood Elderly Care around 1:30 pm. Lunch available at Brodhead Airport (Boy Scout Troop #108) from 11:30 - 12:30 pm.

Live Music at Turner Hall

Greg Anderson Band.

Varshavski-Shapiro Duo: One Piano-Four Hands

An extraordinarily gifted duo from Israel - they have performed with the Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra and toured Europe.

Live Music at Bullquarian Brewhouse

Open Bluegrass and Americana Jam.

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.

New Glarus Farmers Market

  • Hometown Pharmacy Parking Lot, 1101 Hwy. 69
  • New Glarus
  • 9/28/2018
  • 3 - 6:30 pm
  • www.swisstown.com

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.

Backtrack Vocals

This award-winning, five-person a cappella group based in New York City explores the power of the human voice through unique vocal arrangements, tight harmonies, and world-class beatboxing. They push the limits of a cappella, creating impressive covers of past and present pop music, singing original compositions, and taking on unexpected genres such as classical and electronic music.

Live music at Bailey's Run Vineyard

  • N8523 Klitzke Rd.
  • New Glarus
  • 9/29/2018
  • 2 pm
  • WI
  • 608-496-1966

Alpha Romeos.

Apple Festival Bazaar

  • United Methodist Church, 501 First Center Ave.
  • Brodhead
  • 9/29/2018
  • 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
  • 608.728.2980
  • www.brodheadumc.org

A variety of crafts, baked goods, candy and books will be available for sale. A lunch menu will include creamy wild rice soup, pulled pork sandwiches, cole slaw, potato salad and homemade pie. All proceeds go to local and global missions that are supported by the church members.

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

  • Hawk's Mill Winery, W8170 Pilz Rd.
  • Browntown
  • 9/30/2018
  • 2-5 pm
  • 608.938.4238

Sip - Savor - Support! A fundraiser to support Green Cares Food Pantry serving our neighbors in Green County. Tickets include wine tasting, hors d'oeuvres and door prizes. Cash bar and raffles. Bring two non-perishable food items for an extra door prize entry. $35. Buy 3 get one free.

Black Top Tractor Pull

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

Live Music at Turner Hall

Back 40 Band.