Visit Beaver Dam

You’ll find the perfect blend of big city attractions with a small-town feel, located just outside of metropolitan Madison. There’s so much to do; plan your visit today!

Upcoming Events In Beaver Dam

Looking for something fun to do? Check out our family-friendly and adult-only events! From live music and fairs, to parades, dirt track races and festivals, we invite you to come and visit Beaver Dam. Experience our culture, tradition, and town values through parades and other festivities. Discover why we’re known as a fun and friendly place to be!

You Want It? We Got It!

When it comes to retail therapy, Beaver Dam has a unique showcase of stores you can’t find anywhere else. There’s something for everyone at our shops, craft stores, and boutiques. You can find the perfect gift, enjoy the charm of a unique shopping experience, and support local artisans and entrepreneurs!


Visit the speciality shops in Beaver Dam! We have a great selection of jewelry, clothes, and home decor to choose from.

Arts & Culture

If you are looking for a unique selection of floral products and services, start your search in Beaver Dam!

Dining & Nightlife

Whether you're looking for a specific item or a quick snack, you're sure to find what you're looking for at one of our department stores.


Beaver Dam is a vibrant community with a rich cultural scene. Our downtown area is home to a number of colorful murals, a vibrant theater and cinema group, as well as a number of concert venues and music festivals.

When you visit Beaver Dam, you’ll be sure to find something exciting around every corner!

Theatre and Cinema

Beaver Dam offers a cinema with a wide variety of newly released films and a new community theatre that presents multiple live production performances a year.

Music & Concerts

There is no shortage of live music when you visit Beaver Dam. From rock to orchestra, we cover it all with our summer concert series, festivals, and live music at various spots around town all year long

Beaver Dam Murals

With some of the most intricate and stunning artwork in the state, our murals tell the story of Beaver Dams culture and history.

Visit Beaver Dam Lake & River

With more than 6700 acres and 42 miles of shoreline, Beaver Dam Lake is the 16th largest lake in the state of Wisconsin and offers plenty of water adventure opportunities including fishing, boating, and paddling in the summer, duck hunting in the fall, and ice fishing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, and cross-country skiing in the winter.

Our award-winning Beaverland Must-skis waterski team offers exciting, jam-packed shows throughout the summer at Tahoe Park beginning Memorial Day.

Plan a day or weekend excursion paddling the Beaver Dam River; a class I rated river with known for its whitewater and lazy river sections that winds through the city, rural farmland, and scenic wooded corridors. Bring your own or rent a kayak, canoe, or SUP by the hour, half day or full day from Waterworks Park.

Plan a day trip, weekend, or extended vacation exploring and relaxing our lake and river! 

Join The Fun and
Explore Beaver Dam

Don’t just take our word for it – check out what previous visitors have said about their experiences in Beaver Dam. You’ll quickly see why this is a must-visit destination!

Discover Your Next Adventure With Our Travel Blog

Our travel blog is a great resource for visitors, providing information on the best things to see and do for your next visit to Beaver Dam.

The Best Places For
Your Next Event

Beaver Dam offers a variety of unique venues for your next event! There’s no event too big or too small for us to host. Whether your event is a corporate function, a sports event, a concert, a tournament, a wedding, an anniversary, a birthday party, a baby shower, or anything else, we have the perfect space for you.