For additional information on the following events, contact the Convention & Visitors Bureau at: 1-800-559-2956, or
Date Event Location Details
May (third weekend) Friday & Saturday RiverRoots Music & Folk Arts Festival   Traditional folk music, storytelling, and crafts
July 4th weekend Madison Regatta Banks of the Ohio River Exciting hydroplane racing on the mighty Ohio River.
August (third weekend) Friday and Saturday Ribberfest Banks of the Ohio River A two day treat for the taste buds. Barbeque, Blues & Balloons!
September 30th to October 1st
Madison Chautauqua Downtown Madison Juried fine arts and crafts show featuring artists & craftsmen from across the nation.
October (second Saturday) Soup, Stew, and Chili Brew Downtown Madison  
November (Thanksgiving weekend) & December (first weekend) Friday and Saturday
Candlelight Tours Downtown Madison Stroll through Indianas largest historic district during a candelight tour of private homes and public sites, decorated for the holiday season.