WIN a FREE Ride to Summerfest 2012 with Badger Bus

June 5, 2012 by · Leave a Comment
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Summerfest 2012Save your gas money and travel in style with one FREE round-trip ticket from Madison to Summerfest 2012 from Badger Bus.

Summerfest runs from June 27 to July 1 and July 3-8, 2012. Round-trip tickets are $25 if purchased online, and $38 if purchased in person at the Union or Kelley’s Market.

For your chance to win One Round-Trip Ticket to Summerfest, entries must be received before 11:59 p.m. on Monday, June 18, 2012. One entry per person–duplicate entries will be deleted. One winner will be randomly selected via Random.org.

This prize will be given as Badger Dollars worth $25 to be used for one (1) round-trip bus ticket from Madison to Summerfest 2012 and back!

Please fill out the form below for your chance to win One Round-Trip Ticket from Madison to Summerfest 2012 from Badger Bus.

This giveaway has ended. Please stay tuned for future giveaways!

By entering the contest, you will be added to the Madison Consumer email list to be kept in the loop of great deals in the Madison area. Good luck! :)

Read “Hitch a Ride to Summerfest 2012 with Badger Bus” for more information about tickets and the schedule.

Hitch a Ride to Summerfest 2012 with Badger Bus

June 4, 2012 by · Leave a Comment
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Badger CoachesBadger Bus has round trip rides to Summerfest from June 27 to July 1 and from July 3-8, 2012.

Round trip tickets are $25 if you buy them online ($12.50 one way).

Tickets will be available at the Essentials Desk inside the Union and at Kelley’s Market (636 W Washington Avenue); however, round trip tickets purchased on-site will cost $38 and will be available as space allows.

Badger Bus will depart from the UW-Madison Memorial Union at the following times:

  • 10:30 a.m.
  • 12:30 p.m.
  • 3:00 p.m.
  • 4:00 p.m.
  • 5:00 p.m.

The Summerfest stop is four blocks from the North Gate on the Summerfest grounds (Wisconsin Coach Stop at East Michigan and Jackson Street). This stop is only available while Summerfest is in session.

For your return trip, you have four options:

  • 5:45 p.m.
  • 7:20 p.m.
  • 9:20 p.m.
  • 11:55 p.m.

Skip the parking hassles and let Badger Bus take care of the driving for you! Most buses have free Wi-Fi and outlets so you can sit back, relax with your friends, and avoid the hassles of driving!

Save money and book your Badger Bus tickets to Summerfest online!

Badger Bus Offers Rides to Summerfest

June 22, 2011 by · Leave a Comment
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Badger BusBadger Bus is again offering round trip rides from Madison to Summerfest from June 29 to July 3 and from July 5-10, 2011. Tickets purchased online are $25. Tickets will be available at the Union and Kelley’s Market, but tickets not purchased online will cost $38 and will be available as space allows.

Badger Bus will depart from the Madison Memorial Union at the following times:

  • 9:35 a.m.
  • 12:05 p.m.
  • 2:50 p.m.
  • 4:15 p.m.
  • 5:20 p.m.

The bus will drop you off four blocks from the North Gate of the Summerfest grounds (Wisc. Coach Stop at East Michigan and Jackson Street).

For your return trip, you have three options:

  • 8:15 p.m.
  • 10:15 p.m.
  • 12:05 a.m.

Save money and book your Badger Bus tickets online!

Discounted Tickets for Summerfest 2011

January 24, 2011 by · Leave a Comment
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Are you sick of the cold and snow yet? Let’s think about summer for a moment–summer in Milwaukee to be specific. Now picture being outside, it’s warm, you’re with friends, eating fun festival food and drinking a cold beverage all while listening to some great live music. Feel better?

It may not seem like it, but Summerfest will be here soon: June 29-July 10 (closed on July 4). You have until February 1, 2011 to purchase discounted Summerfest tickets.

Weekday passes are on sale for $5 (regular price is $8). The weekday passes allow you access to the festival Monday-Friday between 12-4 p.m. You will need one pass per day. Other options include a 1-day General Admission pass for $12 and a 3-day General Admission pass for $33 (regular price is $15 per day). The General Admission passes are valid for festival admission any day of the week and last the entire day.

A separate pass is needed for each day you attend the festival. Tickets can be purchased on the Summerfest website, and there are no service fees.