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Start Date: 3/15/2013
End Date: 3/15/2013
Event Times: 6:30–9 pm

Contact Info

E-mail: museum@

Phone: 608-264-6555
Fax: 608-264-6575

Taste Traditions of Wisconsin: Surf's Up

Explore the rich culinary history, delicious indigenous ingredients, and remarkable foodways of Wisconsin. Join twin brothers and lifelong Sheboygan residents Larry "Longboard" and Lee "Waterflea" Williams as they share the thrills of surfing the frigid waters of the Great Lakes over the past six decades. Learn how Sheboygan earned the nickname "Malibu of the Midwest" and hear stories of some of our state's biggest surfing legends. With endless humor and heart pounding tales, these two surfers will amaze and entertain even the most diehard land lover. Enjoy a luau-themed dinner catered by Blue Plate Catering.

Ticket Info: Cost to attend is $27 for Society members, $30 for non-members. Registration and payment are required by March 8.

Registration Deadline: 3/8/2013

Location Description: Four floors of changing exhibit galleries, permanent exhibits and the museum store — located on Madison's Capitol Square

Venue: Wisconsin Historical Museum

Address: 30 N Carroll St

City: Madison

Accessibility Info: The site is fully accessible to visitors requiring a wheelchair for mobility.

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