City of Madison

Freakfest 2021 probably canceled, city officials say

COVID-19 concerns, logistical issues led Madison officials to call off annual Halloween festival

Capitol, State St, Summer, Spring

Can UW students still celebrate Halloween during a national pandemic?

As COVID-19 cases spike in Dane County, here are ways for UW students to celebrate Halloween safely

City of Madison

20,000 tickets sold for Madison’s 2019 Freakfest

There were no major incidents and, as of 1:30 a.m., only two arrests


From Lizzo to Freakfest, October has all your arts needs covered

After stacked September, October aims to follow up with popular music-heavy lineup headlined by Lizzo, Lil Yachty, Chris Stapleton


While important, there are better ways to impact change than through voting

Like its seasonal counterpart Freakfest, VoteFest is another method of control on public activity

City of Madison

Road closures, police presence revealed for ‘most diverse’ Freakfest lineup yet

The Capitol Square stage, most prominent of the three stages, is headed entirely by women


Fall is upon us: Your guide to new seasonal events around Madison

Whether it's food, music or football there's still so much to do during autumn


MisterWives brought positivity, fun, energetic performance to Majestic Theatre

Chemistry between band members key to groups success

City of Madison

For MPD, safety is ‘number one goal’ at Freakfest

Three hundred law enforcement officials will be present at Freakfest

City of Madison

In 11th year, Freakfest arrests remain low

Only one person was sent to jail by 1 a.m.

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