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.

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.

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

Green County "Pickers" Flea & Antique Market

  • Green County Fairgrounds, 2600 - 10th St.
  • Monroe
  • 9/8/2018 - 9/9/2018
  • Sat 8 - 5, Sun 8 - 3
  • greencountyfair.net

Nearly 150 vendors; always first weekend in June and weekend after Labor Day. Admission $2. Call 608.325.9159 for information on being a vendor. Also at September event: Green County Antique Farm Heritage Club - 30 displays and threshing demos. 608.206.2995 for more info.

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

  • Green County Fairgrounds
  • Monroe
  • 9/8/2018 - 9/9/2018

Displays, threshing demos, antique tractors. For info - call 608.206.2995.

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.

Live Music at Turner Hall

Zweifel Brothers Band.

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

Minhas Monroe Film Festival

The Minhas Family is pleased and excited to announce the inaugural Minhas Monroe Film Festival (MMFF) to be held on Saturday September 15, 2018 during the Cheese Days Festival. Produced and presented by the Minhas Family as a way of supporting arts in the Southern Wisconsin and Northern Illinois region. Films will include a broad range of locally made and independent American and world cinema that in short format, experimental, documentary or full feature format, with subjects including health, education, people, comedy, entertainment, and everything in between. For info: please contact Sheri Novak at (608) 558-1080 or Minhas Kitchen at (608) 328-5555.

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

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.

Live Music at Turner Hall

Greg Anderson Band.

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.

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.

Live Music at Turner Hall

Back 40 Band.