Madison, WI, located just 80 miles west of Lake Michigan, is home to the University of Wisconsin-Madison and was named the Most Educated City in America by Men's Health Magazine. But this business-friendly state capitol is more than a top college town. It also has a lively music scene, family-friendly activities, and a varied arts and culture environment that includes a calendar bursting with festivals and events.
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