Join Wisconsin Cheese for the First Art of the Cheese Festival!

ART OF CHEESE FESTIVAL Do you love cheese? Are you constantly obsessing over the perfect cheese board, scouring your neighborhood for the best cheese shops, or reading about how the best cheeses are made? Then you won’t want to miss Wisconsin Cheese’s first cheese festival, The Art of the Cheese! 

The Art of the Cheese Festival is Wisconsin’s first festival to celebrate the world’s biggest cheeselovers, right in downtown Madison, WI. A longtime supporter of HRN, Wisconsin Cheese is passionate about spotlighting dairy farmers and honoring the longtime cheesemaking tradition in Wisconsin. 

The complete event lineup is for the truly cheese obsessed. Highlights from the 16 ticketed events include:

  • Excursions to creameries, farms as well as meetings with cheese makers and award-winning chefs
  • The Wisconsin Cheese Ball at Garver Feed Mill, where you can dance, party, and sample some of the best cheeses Wisconsin has to offer
  • Classes and Seminars Around Madison, featuring James Beard Award-winning author Laura Werlin, cheese expert Liz Thorpe, James Beard Award-nominated Luke Zahm, and more
  • Cheese Fair and Marketplace, a one-stop shop for sampling and purchasing new and familiar cheeses

In order to ensure your spot, visit to purchase tickets. Space is limited, so get your tickets today! 

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