Badger Bash


Email -- Event Services

(608) 262-2511 -- Event Services
(608) 890-3000 -- Union South

Begins 2.5 hours before every home football game kick-off

Union South
1308 W. Dayton St
Madison WI, 53706

Join us 2 ½ hours before kickoff, every football home game, for gameday's best tailgate. Just steps from Camp Randall Stadium at Union South, Badger Bash offers food, drinks and entertainment—indoors and out.

The Union has been hosting the family-friendly Badger Bash for more than 40 years. This event is free and open to the public.    

Activities and events:

Badger Bash Features:
• UW Marching Band performances (approx. 1.5 hrs before kickoff)
• UW Spirit Squad performances
• Local celebrity emcees
• Live music
• More than 100 fresh, hot food & beverage options
• The best game day restrooms in Madison

Plan A Private Tailgate Event:
Reserve your private tailgate space at Union South during Badger Bash. Contact our Event Services team to learn more: (608) 262-2511 or