Independents Week June 21 - July 4, 2019

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Join us in celebrating our Independents!


Help us kick off with a press conference at Beans-n-Cream Bakehouse in Sun Prairie, enjoy our Neighborhood Walk and discover new favorite localities, and stop by our annual Biz Expo to get to know some Dane Buy Local members. 

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Press Conference

June 21, 2019


@Beans-n-Cream Bakehouse in Sun Prairie


Join Dane Buy Local Executive Director, Colin Murray, local businesses, and leaders in kicking off 2019's Independents Week!

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Dane Buy Local's fourth annual Neighborhood Walk is back and better than ever!


We've expanded the event to include 65 Dane Buy Local member businesses over 2 weeks.  Stop in at a participating member business to pick up a free item and do some shopping along the way.

June 21-July 4, 2019


Celebrate local and discover your neighborhood with Dane Buy Local members. Bring your passport into the participating member businesses to receive a free gift or token of gratitude for Thinking Local First. Shop your way through local businesses that you know and love. Take this opportunity to check out some neighborhoods or businesses that you aren’t as familiar with.

Join fellow DBL members and drive traffic into your business. Help the community "discover your neighborhood". This is an excellent way to expose your business to new potential customers, increase foot traffic and support local shopping.

Tickets will be available to the general public for $10 at all participating locations.

There is no cost for businesses to participate and is open to all Dane Buy Local Members.

Neighborhood Sponsorship are also available. There is one sponsor per neighborhood. A sponsorship costs $195 and the benefits Includes:
- Business listed at the top of the neighborhood list as the Neighborhood Sponsor
- Listing on the website as the Neighborhood Sponsor with a live link to your website
- Acknowledgement on Facebook with a link to your Facebook page
- 8 Passports to the event

Deadline for signing up as a participating location is May 1, 2019 to receive the full benefit as a member.

Purchase your passport at any of these locations:

Rosie's Coffee Bar and Bakery - 4604 Monona Dr, Monona

JnJ Craftworks - 1051 N Edge Trail, Verona

Beans n Creams (all locations) - Sun Prairie

Orange Tree Imports - 1721 Monroe St, Madison

Dane Buy Local - 2801 International Ln, Madison

Passports are also available through Badger Barter!

Purchase your passport online now!  

Participating businesses:

special thank you to our neighborhood sponsors


Ruby Rose Gallery - Neighborhood Sponsor

Capitol Square/State Street


Little Luxuries

Fontana Sports Specialties

The Soap Opera

A Room of One's Own Bookstore

East Side

Rosie's Coffee Bar & Bakery - Neighborhood Sponsor 

Fuegos - Steak, Tapas, Vegan

Working Draft Beer Company

Gail Ambrosius Chocolatier

Upshift Swap Shop

Daisy Cafe & Cupcakery

Fitchburg & Verona

The Gingko Tree

The Purple Goose

JNJ Craftworks

Fisher King Winery

Sugar River Pizza Company

Fitchburg Family Pharmacy

The Healthy Place - Apple Wellness

Monroe Street

Monroe Street Framing - Neighborhood Sponsor

Wine & Hop Shop

Brazzerie V

Orange Tree Imports

Katy's American Indian Arts

Mystery to Me


Dane County Regional Airport - Neighborhood Sponsor

Kingdom Restaurant

Boomerangs Resale

Dane Buy Local

Limitless Chiropractic

Sun Prairie

The Healthy Place - Apple Wellness

The Piano Gal Shop

Gorilla Movers

Beans n Cream - Downtown

Beans n Cream - Bakehouse

Cannery Wine & Spirits


Kee-Kee Boutique - Neighborhood Sponsor

Qual Line Fence

Wisconsin Candle Company

Jenerate Wellness

Waunakee Furniture ETC

Waunakee Chamber of Commerce

West Side/Middleton

Brennan's Cellars

Metcalfe's Market - Hilldale

Metcalfe's Market - Mineral Point Rd

The Healthy Place - Apple Wellness  - Middleton

The Healthy Place - Apple Wellness - Junction Rd

Douglas Art & Frame

Longtable Beer Cafe

Businesses Committed to Dane Buy Local's Give Back Day:


These businesses have generously committed to giving a percentage of proceeds

back to Dane Buy Local on their designated Give Back Day.

June 21 - Verona

JNJ Craftworks

June 22 - Madison

Monroe Street Framing

June 25 - Cambridge

Ruby Rose Gallery

June 26 - Madison


June 27 - Madison

Mystery to Me

June 28 - Madison


June 28 - Fitchburg

Fitchburg Family Pharmacy

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Dane Buy Local's third annual Biz Expo free to member exhibitors!

June 25, 2019


@Village Mall


This is a free event for exhibitors if you are a member of WWBIC, Dane Buy Local, or Latino Chamber of Commerce

Only 60 booths are available, and they are expected to fill quickly. Only one booth per business. Booths are located on two floors of the Villager Mall. An elevator is available for accessibility. Booth reservations will be continuously accepted until full. A wait list will be maintained after the booth spaces have been filled.

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