Tamara Bryant and her family are heavily involved in Madison's cross-country skiing community.
Like so many things amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Birkie looks a bit different this year.
“We’ve had beautiful snow and reasonable temperatures. Couple that with COVID, and we have so many people looking for safe, healthy activities, and the parks certainly provide that.”
The normally two-day, family-oriented gathering emphasizes winter sports and encourages residents to get out to the park to enjoy the season.
Officers responding to a report of shots fired at Elver Park on the Far West Side on Tuesday found several shell casings in a parking lot closest to the playground, Madison police reported.
Kids of all ages will be able to get their splash on come Saturday, with the opening of the three splash parks in Madison.
Free is good, and if you are a disc golfer, free is very good on Saturday in Madison and Dane County.
A man involved in a large disturbance at Elver Park Wednesday evening pulled up his shirt to show he had a gun in his waistband, but no shots were fired and nobody was injured.
If approved by the Board of Park Commissioners, the Venardos Circus would hold performances in a tent at Elver Park between Aug. 21 and Sept. 1.
Winter sports enthusiasts have a few days left to rent equipment at Madison parks, with the shelters set to close this weekend.
Winter Carnival, Madison Winter Festival and Frozen Assets all set to go next weekend
Winter finally pounced on Madison and Dane County, so now outdoor enthusiasts will be able to enjoy the snow.
Warm and wet weather has forced the shutdown of city of Madison cross-country ski trails, as well as the big sledding hill in Elver Park and all of the city's outdoor ice rinks.
A large crowd of people gathered at Elver Park Saturday night to commemorate the shooting death of a person 20 years ago scattered when someone fired a gun multiple times into the air.
6 area splash pads that will cool down your day.
A new playground at Brittingham Park that includes features for children with physical and development disabilities is the first of five planned throughout Madison.
West District Police Capt. Cory Nelson would like to see the city invest in a larger community center that would be located at Elver Park.
Ald. Barbara McKinney is resurrecting a concept for a large community center at the 250-acre park that could resemble the Warner Park Community Recreation Center. While the conversation is preliminary, City Council members discussed ways to move forward with the idea Tuesday.
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Bad news and good news for winter recreation enthusiasts: Madison's ice rinks are closed for the season, but the annual Winter Festival at Elver Park will still be held this weekend.