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Science on the Square

Friday10/186:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This second annual Friday night bash will take place on the capitol square in downtown Madison. Explore dozens of venues at your own pace.

Map of events (Coming soon!)

Museums, pubs, restaurants, stores and more will host #WiSciFest events, including informal science talks or demonstrations, tastings, stargazing and hands-on activities. Look for the festive lights and signage to find science fest events.

Don’t miss Beesly, the science festival mascot, who will be buzzing around the different events for photo ops!

Venues and activities for 2019 (More to come!)

  • Wisconsin Historical Museum (event headquarters)
  • Wisconsin Veteran’s Museum
  • Madison Gas & Electric
  • Genna’s Cocktail Lounge
  • Square Wine Co
  • Fromagination
  • Colectivo Coffee
  • Clary’s Popcorn
  • Boulder’s Climbing Gym
  • Ian’s Pizza
  • Fontana Sports
  • The Soap Opera
  • Maduro
  • Revel
  • Kilwins
  • Parthenon Gyros – rooftop stargazing (8-10 p.m.)
  • James Watrous Gallery
  • Anthology
  • Science Trivia Trolley

Downtown visitor information provided by Science on the Square event partner the Downtown Madison Central Business Improvement District.

Event Details:

Event Category: Arts & Culture Eating & Drinking Nature Lovers & Sky Gazers Technology, Math & Engineering Wisconsin Book Festival
Event Features: Featured Event Madison Outdoor Event Public Transit Friendly
Admission: Free


Downtown Madison


Discovery Outreach
(608) 316-4382

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