Garden Expo is held in Madison, Wisconsin, a fun and friendly city surrounded by lakes and farmland. Madison is home to the state capitol, the University of Wisconsin-Madison and many other unique attractions. For more information on Madison’s hospitality, look to the following resources.

Great Madison Convention & Visitors Bureau

Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce

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 style=Driving Directions: The Alliant Energy Center is located on the southern edge of Madison, just off Hwy. 12 & 18 (Beltline),  at 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way on John Nolen Dr. between Olin Ave. and Rimrock Rd. From the Beltline, the big white dome roof of the Coliseum building is easy to recognize. For more information, visit or call 608-267-3976.
From the north on I-90/94:
Where I-90 and I-94 split, stay on I-90 to Chicago and Janesville
— not I-94 to Milwaukee. After four miles, take exit #142A onto Hwy. 12/18 (Beltline) west to Madison. After five miles, take the John Nolen Dr. exit (#263). Proceed as above.
From the south on I-90:
Exit #142A onto Hwy. 12/18, proceed as above.
From the east on I-94:
At Madison, take I-90 to Janesville and Chicago; then proceed as above.
From the west:
Take Hwy. 12/18 (Beltline) going east. Exit at Rimrock Road (#262). style=Garden Expo 2016 Hotel Block Information:

Still looking to make a hotel reservation for Garden Expo?

The official online block has now closed. Please feel free to contact the hotel directly at this point to inquire about availability and to make a reservation. You may also book a reservation using the Greater Madison Convention & Visitors’ Bureau online booking engine (powered by Regatta) by clicking here.

Looking to cancel or modify your existing reservation?

• Please do not contact the hotel directly unless it is within 72 hours of your arrival.
• To cancel or modify an existing reservation, please refer to the “Request for Change” link provided at the bottom of your confirmation e-mail.
• If you lost or deleted your confirmation e-mail, please contact the Madison Housing Bureau at or toll free at 800.373.6376 to have it resent.

If you have a question about the Garden Expo hotel block, please call 800.373.6376 and ask for Housing or e-mail your questions to

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