Overture Center for the Arts

201 State St, Madison, WI 53703
(608) 258-4177

event space information

This year’s Sweet Revolutions, will once again be held at Madison’s own – Overture Center for the Arts.

Overture Center for the Arts is a stunning architectural landmark in the heart of Madison’s thriving cultural arts district. In addition to housing ten resident organizations and presenting more than 200 performances, art exhibitions, and educational and community events each year.

You will enter through the entrance at the corner of State Street and N. Fairchild Street, then you will be welcomed into Overture Hall Main Lobby. The Main Lobby features a soaring ceiling and expansive white marble floor, which will be filled with savory food stations, vintage carnival games, and great live music. Grab a drink at one of the bars before you head to the Promenade Lobby on the second floor.

The Promenade reception space overlooks the spectacular Overture Hall Main Lobby and features suspended catwalks, balcony reception space, and stunning views of the State Capitol. This is where you will want to head to take a turn on our MEGA Cake Walk. Make sure you make a bid in our silent auction before you head back down.

parking Information

Overture Center’s central location on the corner of State and Fairchild Streets ensures easy access to convenient downtown parking. Two cashier-operated parking structures adjacent to Overture offer more than 1,400 short-term and all-day public parking spaces. Additional parking ramps can be found on State Street and the Capitol Square, and on-street metered parking is also available for short-term parking in the downtown area.

Parking meter rates vary and are posted on each meter. Meters in lots and ramps are enforced 24 hours daily, 7 day per week. Street meters are enforced 8 AM to 6 PM, Monday through Saturday.

For more details about parking in downtown Madison, visit