The information below is from our 2018 event, which took place March 3-4 at the Alliant Energy Center. Stay tuned for information about our 2019 event!
Back for their seventh year with Madison Kids Expo, Fun Play Inflatables offers a variety of inflatable units to play on during the event. Visit the Play Zone section to bounce, jump and slide the day away!
Please note that all children playing on the inflatables must have a completed waiver. You can fill it out ahead of time to save time at the expo. Just download using the link to the left, print it & bring it with you!
Left Turn Only Maze
Open all day Saturday + Sunday
You will then develop a plan to solve the maze by not making a left turn at the intersections.
Presented by Henry Vilas Zoo
Get up close and personal with live animals from the Henry Vilas Zoo! Come and enjoy a 30-minute educational and fun program about these amazing creatures! Some of our animals may be available for guests to gently touch. The program is presented by members of the Education Department at the Henry Vilas Zoo. At the Vilas Zoo, we’re committed to conservation and education. Come check out our exhibit booth while you’re here!
Expressive Portrait Drawings
Artist Lindsey LaPlant draws kids and adults in a quick, expressive way to capture and preserve faces in the moment. In about 5 minutes, Expressive Lindsey will capture a precious face of a loved one that is frame-ready for only $5 per face during the expo! Expressively You offers portrait keepsakes and paint workshops at birthdays and other special events.
REACH-A-Child: Helping First Responders Comfort Children-In-Crisis
Kids will be able to come grab a book or activity book to take home with them. Also an opportunity to learn about REACH-A-Child and how we help First Responders comfort children in traumatic situations.