Lake Express - High Speed Ferry
2009 Madison Winter Festival
Findorff Tubing Hill
Jump on the specially designed tube and slide your way to the bottom. Grab your tube and go again!
Nordic Fun Zone
Fontana Sports staff will get you all set up and send you off on the snow for your ski adventure on the Square!
DreamBank Winter Village
Bring your family to the DreamBank Village where you'll get to experience ice hockey, curling and ski jumping as if you're an Olympic athlete.
Ice Sculpting Exhibition
In collaboration with the Downtown Madison Business Improvement District MWF will again present Ice Sculpturing Event on the Capitol Square.
Frosty Kids Fun Run
Children of all abilities are invited to participate in the 5th annual Frosty Kids Fun Run. The non-competitive 750m event kicks off the 2015 Frosty 5K Run and Walk.
Frosty 5K Run & Walk
Frosty Five kilometer run and walk event starting and finishing near the steps of the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Frosty 1 Mile
Dog Jog & Walk
1 mile run and walk with your furry friend starting and finishing at the Capitol Square. Benefiting Dane County Humane Society.
Skijoring on the Square
Skijoring on the Square is a fun and exciting 3K skijoring race held on the Winterfest snow course around our beautiful Capitol Square!
MSCR Imagination Playground
Get creative and build whatever you can dream up with our large interlocking foam blocks. We will also have hula hoops, jump ropes, and other fitness activities.
On Saturday and Sunday come to watch as teams from area high schools and expert artists compete to create frozen works of art.
Fontana Sports' Snowshoe Station
Come join us for some fun snowshoeing on Madison's Capitol Square! There will be free demo snowshoes to try out.
Public Cross Country Skiing
Come enjoy cross-country skiing in an unlikely setting, the Capitol Square!
Cyclo Frost Cyclocross and Fat Bike
Cyclo-Frost is fun and exciting cyclocross style bike race held on and off the winter-fest snow course. Separate start and prize list for Fat Bike race category.
Snowshoe Scurry on the Square
Snowshoe Scurry is a fun and exciting 3K snowshoe race held on the Winterfest snow course. Sign up as a solo racer, a team of 3 or a group of 6.
High School State Championships
Open class category provides great opportunity for high school athletes from other states to compete in the high school race.
Adaptive Cross Country Skiing
This year Madison Winter Festival will again be offering Adaptive Cross Country Skiing for people with physical disabilities.
Madison Children's Museum Visit
Come up to the Rooftop Ramble at Madison Children’s Museum for sky-high ice skating. Create your own urban animal tracks, and play a tracking game in the snow!
Kids in the Rotunda
Enjoy the wacky stunts, sidesplitting comedy, gravity-defying plate spinning and spectacular juggling of Madison’s craziest purple guy, Truly Remarkable Loon!
Wisconsin Historical Museum Visit
Explore 'Wisconsin fashion' - spectacular gowns and garments, and discover the stories of the remarkable Wisconsin women who wore them.
Travel to the Square