Venues & Transportation

Our Festival footprint extends from the Atwood neighborhood to the Hilldale area, with campus in between. Below you can find details about our venues, how to get there, where to stay and what to do while you're in Madison (besides attend our Festival, that is!).

Note: Many Festival admission lines form outside the theater, including those at Sundance Cinemas. Please dress appropriately and bring an umbrella if there’s a chance of precipitation. All screenings are general admission

Bus routes listed below stop within a few blocks of each venue. For accessibility and mobility-related questions, see page 5 of the printed guide or visit the venue websites listed below. The Wisconsin Film Festival Box Office phone number for all ticketing needs/questions is 608-265-2933. Individual venues will not have ticketing information.


Hilton Madison Monona Terrace
9 E. WIlson Street
Madison, WI 53703
Hilton Madison Monona Terrace website

Hilton Madison Monona Terrace is located in the heart of downtown Madison, overlooking Lake Monona. Our splendid MadisonI hotel is connected via a climate-controlled skywalk to the Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center and is just blocks from the Wisconsin State Capitol and the UW-Madison campus. Relax in elegantly comfortable rooms and take advantage of terrific dining, leisure and event options.

Best Western Premier Park Hotel
22 S. Carroll Street
Madison, WI 53703

The newly renovated Park Hotel stands as a reflection of Madison's history and growth as a city. The only hotel on Madison's Capitol Square, Best Western Premier Park Hotel is an icon of hospitality and a true symbol of downtown Madison.

The Madison Concourse Hotel and Governer's Club
1 W. Dayton Street
Madison, WI 53703

Whether you are looking for a Madison, Wisconsin hotel just steps from downtown Madison for a getaway or state-of-the-art convention services, The Madison Concourse Hotel and Governor’s Club is the ideal location. Click here to access details on the Wisconsin Film Festival Package, good from March 30 through April 1!

The Livingston Inn
752 E. Gorham Street
Madison, WI 53703

Experience the history of a 160-year old Gothic revival mansion while enjoying the Festival. The Livingston Inn is a breathtaking bed & breakfast and is on the National Register of Historic Places. Ask for the Wisconsin Film Festival packages offered by Peggy and Dave Furlan, owners of the Inn and fans of the Fest.

Visiting Madison

While you're here, take advantage of everything the city of Madison and the great state of Wisconsin have to offer.

Arts on Campus

Greater Madison Convention & Visitors Bureau


Wisconsin Department of Tourism

800-432-TRIP (8747)