The 41st Annual Willy Street Fair will be held
September 15 – 16, 2018.
To apply to vend at the Willy Street Fair,
please email Beatrice.
More info coming soon.
For last years’ information, see below:
The 40th Annual Willy Street Fair
September 16-17, 2017
Saturday, September 16 from 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Sunday, September 17 from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm
To apply to vend at the Willy Street Fair, please email Beatrice.
The Willy Street Fair benefits the work of Wil-Mar Neighborhood Center and Common Wealth.
Raffle drawing: Sunday, September 17 at 6:30 pm, Third Lake Market lot, 944 Williamson Street in Madison. For a complete listing of this year’s raffle prizes, click here. Purchase tickets at Common Wealth Development, Mickey’s Tavern, or the Willy Street Fair.
Willy Street Fair Parade: Sunday, September 17th at 11:00 am from Plan B.
Help Promote the Willy Street Fair and print the 2017 Poster!
Saturday, September 16 / 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm, 900/1000 block of Williamson Street
Madison World Music Festival presents:
2:30 Immigré (Afrofunk-Madison)
3:45 Bideew Bou Bess (Senegal)
5:45 LADAMA (All-female, Pan-American band)
7:45 Vox Sambou (Haiti/Montreal)
Madison Sourdough presents:
2:00 Kaia Fowler
3:30 Beth Killie
5:00 Cris Plata Trio
Produced by Madison Folk Music Society
MadCat Pet Supply presents:
4:00 Sassmouth (Chicago, IL)
6:00 Bill Converse (Austin, TX)
8:00 Claude Young (Detroit, MI)
Sunday, September 17 / 11:00 am to 7:00 pm, 800, 900 and 1000 blocks of Williamson Street
1:00 The Civil Engineers
2:30 Jaeden James & The Hunger
4:00 The People Brothers Band
Madison Sourdough presents:
12:00 Zachary Scot Johnson
2:00 Peter Mulvey, Paul Cebar & Josh Harty (IN THE ROUND)
5:00 Listening Party
Produced by: Madison Folk Music Society
Noon Yid Vicious
1:30 TV Dinner DJs
4:00 Sound Out Loud
5:00 Hiwot Adilow
6:00 Mr. Jackson
Sponsored by: Tone Madison
Noon Black Star Drumline
1:45 Eastside Youth Performers feat. Marq. Elementary Show Choir
3:00 David Landau
4:00 Limanya Drum & Dance Ensemble
6:30 WILLY STREET FAIR RAFFLE
Sponsored by: Lauer Realty Group
WORT UNDERGROUND STAGE
2:20 3rd Dimesion
4:40 The 99ers
The Willy Street Fair is sponsored by: CMI Properties, The Chocolate Shoppe, Dane County Regional Airport, Heartland Credit Union, Lauer Realty Group, Mad Cat Pet Supplies, Madison Sourdough, MG & E, Research Products, the Willy St. Co-op, Wisconsin Distributors, and Zimbrick.
Download WSF Poster (.PDF 10MB)
Download WSF Parade map (.PDF)
Watch videos from the 2016 Willy Street Fair Parade!
“There is something marvelous and dreamlike about the Willy Street Fair— for the make-believe seems real.”Isthmus
“A hip dose of Madison.”Chicago Tribune
“Children…traipse about happy, in an environment of camaraderie and splendor, removed from the digital grind of video games and the judgment of schoolyard bullies. They can be who they want to be and indulge in the imagination.”Isthmus