Photo Credit: PBS Wisconsin It’s finally MAC! As you make your final preparations for your time in Madison, here are a few final suggestions! Breakfast Start your days during the conference the right way: with breakfast! Whether grabbing just a coffee and pastry from one of the coffee shops around the square or sitting down… Continue reading Last Minute Food and Drink!
Photo Credit: Wisconsin Historical Society If you need some time away from the conference to recharge in the fresh air, Madison provides many opportunities in its wide array of outdoor spaces! University of Wisconsin Arboretum Photo Credit: UW Arboretum Covering 1200 acres of grounds, the Arboretum features a wide range of ecological communities and over… Continue reading Exploring Nature in Madison
Photo Credit: UW Archives First things first - where’s the coffee? Whether it’s your morning routine or a mid-afternoon cuppa, grabbing some coffee during MAC is probably on your list. Of course, you can find solid offerings at the Concourse Hotel’s in-house Starbucks, but here are a few walkable places that have a bit more… Continue reading Coffee Spots
If your schedule during the conference is tight but you want to make sure you see quintessential Madison? If you can make it to the Farmers’ Market and Memorial Union Terrace, you’ll have a great time! Dane County Farmers’ Market Photo Credit: Wisconsin Historical Society An iconic Madison experience, the Dane County Farmers’ Market takes… Continue reading Essential Madison
Catching lunch near the Concourse Hotel during MAC can be a great way to sample some tasty and unique cuisine! You can find delicious, quick, reasonably priced options in nearly any direction. This post will focus on State Street, which boasts restaurants and shopping galore! A few suggestions from the Madison team: TeddywedgersThey do one… Continue reading Lunch Spots
Looking for things to do with the whole family? There’s plenty to explore in Madison that will keep everyone entertained! Health guidelines vary by organization. Check each place for up-to-date information! Madison Children’s Museum The Madison Children’s Museum is designed for ages birth to 12. It has a wide variety of exhibits on various topics… Continue reading Explore Madison: Family Fun
To kick off our “Explore Madison” series of posts, we bring you a list of museums and cultural sites that are within walking distance of the conference venue (The Madison Concourse Hotel). Health guidelines vary between organizations but most require masks to be worn. Visit the respective websites for current information about health and safety… Continue reading Explore Madison: Museums and Cultural Sites
Traveling with children is always an adventure, and even more so when traveling for work. There are two options for drop in care within 5 miles of the conference hotel. Both are licensed through the state of Wisconsin to care for infants through school-aged children. Please visit their websites for information on arranging care. Little… Continue reading Childcare at MAC
Registration is now open for the MAC Annual Meeting that will be held in Madison, WI, May 5-7, 2022, at the Madison Concourse Hotel and Governor’s Club. Register here and make your plans to join us in The City of Four Lakes! To register for the virtual conference, click here.
Listing of special events occurring at MAC 2022!