MadFest 2017

The 47th Annual MadFest Juggling Festival, January 13-15 2017

Madfest 2017 is over.

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The Festival

Free Admission

Come join us for 3 days of Juggling Fun!

Friday Jan 13th: 6:30p-11:30p
Saturday Jan 14th: 10:00a-5:00p
Sunday Jan 15th: 10:00a-4:30p

O'Keefe Middle School
510 S Thornton Ave, Madison, WI 53703


Inside there will be juggling, workshops, catching, demos, dropping, competitions, pickups, vendors, excuses, parties, apologies, and relief from wind chill low enough to shrivel silicone.

The Madison Area Jugglers and MadFest are supported by ticket sales to the Extravaganza and our T-shirt sales as well as donations - Please consider doing one or more of those to help us keep juggling! Thanks!


Workshop details are tentative but here: click

If you are interested in conducting a workshop, please contact us to reserve a time slot.


We hope to have Vendors, t-shirt pushers, snazzy hat salespeople and money changers in attendance. If you would like to reserve a table to sell or showcase something please contact us.


There are plenty of hotels in the area, here is a small list : Lodging

MadFest Juggling Extravaganza

Poster : download

Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 7pm
Barrymore Theatre
2090 Atwood Ave, Madison, WI 53704

Tickets are only $20 in advance, or $25 at the door.

Click Here : Buy Tickets!

Acts that are likely to be seen :
  • Jack Kalvan & Company
  • Mark Hayward
  • Truly Remarkable Loon
  • Andrea Noel
  • NRATG Jugglers
  • Eric Sipos & Juan Guardiola
  • Bekah Smith
  • Lucas Aguirre

More About Madison

Convention and Visitors Bureau
City of Madison Website