Stricker's Pond, Middleton, WI Middleton


A truly relaxing getaway, minutes from downtown Madison

Looking for getaway destination where you can really relax? Visit Middleton. Located only 10 minutes from the downtown Madison and the Wisconsin State Capitol, Middleton offers the best of the big city alongside authentic small-town charm.

When you arrive in Middleton, you quickly get a sense that you’re in some place special—because you are. The community has been a perennial favorite on Money magazine’s annual list of “Best Places to Live.” And it’s easy to see why. An award-winning trail system, the internationally-acclaimed Capital Brewery, a first-class nature conservancy, more than 50 restaurants and some of the best shopping north of Chicago—it’s all here in Middleton.

Downtown Middleton is a true neighborhood, with an enticing mix of new and historic storefronts. Greenway Station, with its landscaped walkways and beautiful fountains, offers a whole new take on the shopping experience. A community that is truly devoted to healthy living, Middleton is home to a number of fantastic spas and a long list of indoor athletic facilities—all open to the public.

Sound like a great place to relax? Plan your trip to Middleton today.


Winter vacation spots in Marshfield

Find your perfect escape

Thursday, December 5th, 2019

Make this a season to remember with a Wisconsin winter getaway. There’s a lot to experience— outstanding shopping, award-winning breweries, outdoor adventures and more. Here are four Wisconsin destinations you should escape to this season. Middleton Shopping, beer and mustard: welcome to Middleton, a destination that knows how to spice up winter. Middleton is home…

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6 Places to Visit in Middleton

Thursday, December 6th, 2018

There are many terrific places to travel to in Wisconsin, including Middleton. Today I’m sharing the places you must visit in this charming city from a delicious Greek restaurant to a high-end children’s store. If you missed my two previous posts about Madison’s neighboring town, you can read them here: “Mini Family Vacation to Middleton, WI”…

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Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

You won’t brie-lieve these cheeses Wisconsin is a state that loves cheese, and its cheesemakers are second to none, producing varieties that win international awards while delighting customers back home. Here are a few of our favorite Wisconsin cheese producers—ones that produce classics like cheddar and curds but also have a few surprises in their…

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Monday, May 21st, 2018

Spring is an excellent time to get outdoors with your family! Check out these ways to enjoy Mother Nature with kids of any age: Paddling Rusk County is the perfect spot for family paddling and is home to four wild rivers: the Jump, Chippewa, Flambeau and Thornapple. The Chippewa River is a great place for…

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Wisconsin’s best football bars


Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Game day hotspots Fall means football, and cheering on your team with a roomful of fans makes game day all the more exciting. We’ve put together a list of some of the best places to watch the game—you’ll find fantastic energy as well as food and drinks that will keep you satisfied through the fourth quarter…

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