Welcome to Madison! Whether you are visiting or live here, the Madison Chamber has come up with a series of “shortcuts” on how to enjoy Madison based on your interests. Do you like adventure and physical activity? Check out Mad-venture. Want to just take it slow? Try Leisurely Madison. If you love to taste the local flavor, read The Madison Foodie. Really want to chill out? Read Madi-Zen for some ways to relax in town. The Chamber will be adding to these, but if you have any suggestions, please email us at Chamber@madisonct.com!
Top Ten Ways to Visit & Vacation Like a Local By Viki Kolyvas Fact: Madison is a year-‘round vibrant, active community. Yes, Madison is known as a beach town for several months of the year, but make no mistake about it, whatever the season, it’s never boring here!...read more
By Eileen Banisch The beauty of nature is evident in Madison year-round, but we really shine in the warm weather months. The obvious first stop here is Hammonasset Beach State Park. Encompassing over 900 acres of meadows, picnic grounds, biking and walking trails, a...read more
By David Anderson If your impression of Madison is that of a sleepy little suburban town where the only time people are outside is to mow their lawns on the weekend, I have a surprise for you. Madison is quite possibly the “Coolest Outdoor Town in Connecticut”!...read more
By Joan Horton The fast pace of holiday season changes into sudden slowdown that is first appreciated, and then drifts into our quiet winter moments. Our resolutions almost forgotten make us wonder what’s next. So, as Joan Rivers used to say, “Can we talk?” Let’s...read more
By Robyn Wolcott Some days, I want to be testing my agility on a mountain bike or a stand-up paddleboard. Other days, I just need some Zen. If you’re feeling the latter, here’s a day to help you relax, recharge, and clear your head in Madison, CT (or as I’m calling...read more
By Charon Squitiero Whether for a quick stop while traveling on I-95 or for an extended stay, Madison has you covered. Breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner, apps, dessert or drinks for every palate and lifestyle. 🌞 - Breakfast ⚓- Lunch 🍴 - Dinner 🍷- Bar 👣 - Grab & Go...read more