Friday, May 26 | Brat Fest
Memorial Day Weekend: Madison WI
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Friday, May 26


Take Your Brat To Work Day

Want to be the hero at work? Need some Friday morning excitement to push you through to the weekend? Stop ...more
Feature of the Day6:00am-9:00am

Bike for Brats at TYBTWD

Saris is giving away free brats! How do you get some? Well, ride your bicycle to our Take Your Brat ...more
Feature of the Day, Free Event6:00am-9:00am

Budweiser Clydesdales

Come see the eight-horse team as they “Tour” Willow Island at The World’s Largest Brat Fest! Brought to you by ...more
Daily Features, Free Event6:00am

Take Your Brat to Work Day Pre Order

  WOW, someone is going to be the office favorite for the day! We appreciate you Pre-ordering 100+ Brats/Hot Dogs! ...more
Advanced Registration, Feature of the Day6:00am-10:00am

Take Your Brat to Work Day Delivery

  Interested in delivery for your office? We’ve partnered with the organization, DO GOOD WISCONSIN to provide delivery for Take ...more
Advanced Registration, Feature of the Day9:00am-12:00pm

Mr. Ed’s Magical Midways Carnival

Mr. Ed’s Magical Midways carries over 35 quality attractions including spectacular, thrill, family, and kiddie rides.  In addition to our exciting rides ...more
Daily Features, Kid Friendly10:00am-9:00pm

Vietnam Memorial

The Vietnam Memorial exhibit features a photo for each of the 1,161 Wisconsinites listed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in ...more
Daily Features, Displays / Exhibits, Free Event10:00am-9:00pm

Brat Fest Bike Parking

Want front row parking?  You can’t get much closer when you ride your bike. Saris (Madison Manufacturer of Bike Racks) is ...more
Daily Features10:00am-10:00pm

Take Your Brat to Seniors Day

Presented by WKOW and Momentum Insurance. We will bring Brat Fest to Senior Centers and Senior Living Facilities throughout Dane ...more

Electric Vehicle Display

Take a look at our Electric Vehicle Display with vehicles from Kayser, Metro Kia, Fields Automotive, Rosen Nissan, Bergstrom. Located ...more
Displays / Exhibits, Free Event10:00am-9:00pm

Trolley Brat Fest Shuttle

NEW in 2023, thanks to our Sponsors: Badger Bus, Smart Motors, and Dave’s Auto Repair, Brat Fest has added a ...more

Motorcycle Parking

Motorcycle Parking Harley Davidson of Madison is proud to Sponsor the V.I.P. motorcycle parking for 200 bikes. Motorcycle parking is accessible ...more
Free Event11:00am-9:00pm

Sports Zone

The Brat Fest Sports Zone will be the perfect place for the adults to play. The Sport’s Zone will include:  ...more
Adult Sports, Competitions, Free Event12:00pm-8:00pm

Doggie Day Care

Brat Fest is an event for your whole family. Don’t leave one of the most beloved member, Fido, at home! ...more
Free Event12:00pm-5:00pm

Farm Zone

Back for 2023 The farm is coming back once again to Brat Fest with Haven’s Petting Farm Presented by Blain’s ...more
Daily Features, Kid Friendly3:00pm-8:00pm

Kid’s Art Zone

Always a fun time in Kid’s Art Zone! As families enter the tent, they will be filled in on all ...more
Free Event, Kid Friendly4:00pm-8:00pm

Bounce Zone

The kids will be bouncing off their Brat Fest energy in our Bounce Zone with Fun Play Inflatables! Friday – ...more
Kid Friendly4:00pm-8:00pm

Kid’s Zone

Hold on to your Brats—the Kid’s Zone is the place you want to be at Brat Fest! Whether your kids ...more
Free Event, Kid Friendly4:00pm-8:00pm

Bucky on Parade

Bucky on Parade is a free public art event that brought approximately 100 life-size Bucky Badger statues to the streets ...more
Daily Features, Displays / Exhibits, Kid Friendly4:00pm-8:00pm

Giant Inflatable Balls

Bring the kids to the Kid’s Zone where they can float or roll around in one of the giant inflatable ...more
Kid Friendly4:00pm-8:00pm

Trash Lab

Dane County Trash Lab – Located in Kid Zone All Weekend Created by the Dane County Department of Waste & ...more
Displays / Exhibits, Free Event, Kid Friendly4:00pm-8:00pm

The Maggie Award

Named for Margaret “Maggie” Metcalfe, wife of Brat Fest founder Tom Metcalfe, the Maggie Award is dedicated to all of ...more
Awards and Contests6:45pm