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Alliant Energy Center

1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, Madison, WI 53713-1400
+1 608-267-3976
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Many Fun Events here!

Drive in by the Olin drive entrance, lines are usually shorter and many times you can get closer to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Columbus, Wisconsin
Big convention center

Huge facility. The staff works hard to make conventions go well. The food served is delicious... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2018
Neenah, Wisconsin
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Our premier downtown multi-venue complex features four unique and versatile venues: Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Exhibition Hall, the New Holland Pavilions, and Willow Island. A top choice for expositions, conventions, meetings, concerts, sporting events, ag events, and much more, the Alliant Energy Center complex is a one-stop-shop for all your events. Ample parking, mouthwatering catering, dedicated staff, and a full range of rental equipment & high speed internet make AEC an event planners delight!
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  • Average27%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, Madison, WI 53713-1400
+1 608-267-3976
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Drive in by the Olin drive entrance, lines are usually shorter and many times you can get closer to the building in the back parking lot. We go the Midwest Horse Fair, RV Show, Garden Show, Shriners Circus and much more.

Thank UWPPioneer
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Huge facility. The staff works hard to make conventions go well. The food served is delicious. The meeting facilities are good, although sometimes it can get stuffy in the rooms. The only downfall is the traffic on the beltline getting to and from the center.

Thank Charsmom022212
Reviewed 9 January 2018

We had a large group who saw the Harlem Globetrotters. This is great family fun and somehing for all ages. People participated, the ball game was good, and our seats were right on the floor - easy for the youngest to see everything.

Thank 709nancyh
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Quilt expo 2017 was a great event held at the Alliant Energy Center. Great Facility. Very well organized.Will definitely be back.

Thank 77joanw
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Terrible phone coverage, no wifi how is possible in 2017, food area very busy and non functional, point aside from this the event was super!

Thank altair m
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Just left Wisconsin after attending the CF games this weekend and there are definitely some things that the venue could improve on such as cell service and water stations throughout the venue, not just in the coliseum. It was fairly easy to get into/out of...More

Thank CaPaMa24
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We attended the Reebok CrossFit Games at the Alliant Energy Center. The Games were fantastic, but the venue needed some attention beyond what the organizers could provide. For starters, the food vendors were jammed into a small corridor so there were long lines and limited...More

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We attended the "Dinosaur World" expo at the Allianz Center and truly enjoyed ourselves. The Alliant Center is a very large convention type center, with a formal entry, a very large lobby and an extremely large main convention / exhibit hall. It was clean and...More

Thank marine1967
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Parking for those running the race is not clearly marked. Brat fest is a huge event with lots of music and food. Something for everyone. Kids have bounce houses and giant hamster balls that go out on the water. The running route was scenic and...More

Thank Cvanhorn
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Padded seats for longer events, bathrooms were older but clean, and had enough toilet paper. Even thought this was a non-smoking venue, people kept smoking during the concert. Bad for me who is a non-smoker.

Thank Jennifer C
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Becky A
5 September 2016|
Response from RetirementTime | Reviewed this property |
The Clarion Suites is walking distance from the Alliant.