A Lanier descendant will perform music composed by a Lanier ancestor in the parlors of the Lanier Mansion on Saturday, November 14 at 8 p.m. “The Lanier Ensemble,” will perform English Elizabethan music in the parlors of the Lanier Mansion. Seating is limited. Reservations, which are strongly recommended, can be made by calling 812.273.0556.
Afternoon walking tour of 4 Madison homes that celebrate mid-19th century Greek Revival Architecture. Begins at Lanier Mansion, then heard to the Shuh-Leninger Homes, Colby-Dunn House and Shrewsbury-Windle House.
August 15 & 16, Madison’s riverfront will be filled with the soulful sounds of blues and the smoky aroma of sizzling barbeque during the 13th annual Madison RibberFest Barbeque & Blues. This two-day festival along the scenic Ohio River in historic Madison, features regional and national blues bands, barbeque competitions, boat rides and more. … more
Looking for a night out on the town? A great place to start; Crystal & Jules right on Main Street. One of Crystal’s wonderful Hostesses with greet you at the door (yes and it is a good idea to call and make a reservation 812 274-1077). Of course, your evening wouldn’t be complete until Chef … more
There’s a new way for you to get information about Madison right in the palm of your hands. Visit Madison, Inc has launched a new Visit Madison Indiana App available for both Apple and Android platforms. With the ever increasing popularity of smartphones, there is a growing trend for travel app usage. Did you know … more
For many kids, spring break has been shortened because of the really, really hard winter this year. But some of you still have some time to gather together the family and finally get out of the house! If that’s you, plan a trip to Madison and take advantage of our Spring Break Staycation offerings. On … more
Looking for a bargain or want to match wits? Seven of Madison’s antique & collectible businesses have joined together for Deal with the Dealer on Saturday, March 15, 2014 from 9am to 6pm in Madison’s historic downtown business district. Negotiate prices directly with the dealer. There will be tens of thousands of items from which … more
Looking for a great evening during Valentine week? You are in luck, we are having our 2nd Cupid’s Culinary Caper walking and enjoying Madison’s Downtown on Thursday February the 13th. Two seatings are available – one beginning at 6:00 and one at 6:45 pm. Start the evening socializing with Jerry & Richard at Dittos (135 E. … more
This is the first posting from our new dining guru – Dave Adams. Almost every night of the week you can find Dave and company in one of Madison’s eateries, so he really knows what he is taking about! Looking for a great place for lunch or dinner for one or for a large group? … more
Enjoy old-fashioned Christmas fun for children and their families at The Spirit of Christmas Past on Saturday, Dec. 14 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the historic Lanier Mansion State Historic Site and Lanier-Madison Visitors Center, located on the north bank of the Ohio River. “This year’s program is extra special,” explained Site Manager Gerry … more