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 2015 Hotel Information: 

Still looking to make a hotel reservation for Garden Expo 2015?

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. Many Madison hotel properties still have availability. Below is a listing of properties located near the Alliant Energy Center. Feel free to call them directly or visit their website to inquire about availability and book a room.

You may also book a reservation using the Greater Madison Convention & Visitors’ Bureau online booking engine (powered by Regatta) by clicking here.

22 S. Carroll St., Madison

Clarion Suites at the Alliant Energy Center
2110 Rimrock Rd., Madison

Comfort Inn Madison
722 John Nolen Dr., Madison

Days Inn & Suites Madison
4402 E. Broadway, Madison

DoubleTree by Hilton Madison
525 W. Johnson St., Madison

Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Madison Downtown
440 W. Johnson St., Madison

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Madison Central
610 John Nolen Dr., Madison

Sheraton Madison Hotel
706 John Nolen Drive, Madison

Looking to cancel or change your existing reservation?
• Please do not contact the hotel directly unless it is within 72 hours of your arrival.
• For changes and cancellations on an existing reservation, please refer to the link provided at the bottom of your Meetingmax 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 any questions about the Garden Expo hotel block, please call 1-800-373-6376 and ask for Housing or e-mail your questions to





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