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Happy Fall! Events in Madison | September 24 - 27, 2015

by Christina Otten | Sep 24, 2015
It may officially be Fall, but it sure doesn't feel like it! Cross your fingers for more perfect BCycling weather just like this! Here's what's happening for this coming weekend!

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THURSDAY | September 24, 2015
GLEAM: Art In A New Light
Cost: Tickets ranging from $5 - $12. Click HERE for more info including dates and times! 
Location: Olbrich Gardens 
Nearest BCycle Station: Olbrich Gardens (3330 Atwood Avenue)
“This fall, Olbrich Botanical Gardens unveils GLEAM, Art in a New Light, a cutting-edge exhibition featuring site-specific art and light installations in the outdoor gardens. Local artists and professional lighting designers will collaborate to create sculptural art, featuring light as a major component in each installation. GLEAM will be viewable daily, during regular public daytime hours in September and October. When the sun sets, the Gardens will open for extended viewing hours and art installations will be illuminated, inviting visitors to see the Gardens in a whole new light.”

Zola Jesus 
Cost: Two free tickets per UW student
Time: 9pm
Location: 800 Langdon (Memorial Union)
Nearest BCycle Station: Memorial Union (699 N. Park St.)
“This UW-Madison graduate turned electronic and experimental rock diva started performing opera at the age of 10. She has released five albums of distinct, emotive and passionate music.”
FRIDAY | September 25, 2015
ESPN Lunchtime Live  
Time: 12pm – 1pm
Location: The Edgewater (1001 Wisconsin Place)
Nearest BCycle station: W. Gilman @ Peace Park (229 W. Gilman St)
Join The Edgewater and ESPN Wisconsin every Friday this football season for Lunchtime Live presented by CUNA Mutual Group. Each Friday from 12pm-1pm in The Statehouse, Big Ten Network Analyst and former UW receiver, Brandon Williams will be joined by a different former Badger player/coach for an hour of football talk and analysis. Enjoy great food, better drinks, and a lively discussion!”
SATURDAY | September 26, 2015
Hilldale Farmer’s Market 
Cost: FREE
Time: 7am - 1pm
Location: Hilldale Shopping Center
Nearest BCycle Station: Hilldale North (726 N. Midvale Blvd.)
Located at the rear of our shopping center where Segoe Road meets Heather Crest, you'll find a wonderful selection of local food purveyors with a delightful array of fresh fruit, vegetables, baked goods, cheese, plants, flowers and more.”

Dane County Farmers Market 
Cost: FREE
Time: 6am - 2pm
Location: Capitol Square
Nearest BCycle stations: Wisconsin & East Mifflin (117 Wisconsin Avenue), E. Doty & S. Pinckney (242 South Pinckney St), W. Mifflin @ Central Library (126 W. Mifflin Street)
“Visit the "The Largest Producer-Only Farmers' Market in the U.S.”!”

Isthmus OctoBEERfest
Cost: Click HERE to purchase tickets. Your ticket will guarantee you unlimited beer and food samples!
Time: 3pm – 7pm
Location: Central Park (202 S. Ingersoll Street)
Nearest BCycle Station: S. Few & Williamson (387 S. Few)
“Head down to Central Park in Madison for the 1st annual Isthmus OktoBEERfest!” Your ticket will guarantee you unlimited beer and food samples! For ages 21 and up, and no pets allowed.
SUNDAY | September 27, 2015
10th Annual Zoo Run Run 
Cost: Free to spectate
Time: Race begins at 9am; Kids race begins at 10:30am
Location: Henry Vilas Zoo (702 S. Randall Avenue)
Nearest BCycle Station: Vilas Park @ Arboretum (850 S. Mills St.)
At either 9am or 10:30, watch the exciting start of the Zoo Run Run!

Happy Riding!! And as always, #ridethered

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