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1. Hippie Christmas: This is August 15 and a few days on either side. When all the leases in the central city turn over at the same time...
2. Terrace Chairs: The colored (orange, yellow and green) metal chairs outside at the Memorial Union Terrace. You can buy replica ter...
3. Jump Around: "Jump Around" is not only the party smash hit by House of Pain, but is also a student section tradition at the Wisc...
4. America's Best College Sports Town: In 2003 Sports Illustrated started the trend of proclaiming Madison as America's best college sports town. Consider...  
5. Plastic Pink Flamingo: Madison, Wisconsin's official "city bird". The reason dates to the classic 1979 prank orchestrated by leaders of...  
6. Grateful Red: This is a nickname for the student section at Wisconsin Badger basketball games.  
7. Beer Coat: Beer coat: (n) The cheap coat you now wear when you go to get drunk because you blacked out and left your nice coa...  
8. Bucky Badger: The official mascot of the University of Wisconsin athletic teams. The first Bucky badger mascot was introduced in ...
9. Fifth Quarter, The: As if four quarters of grab-assin' weren't enough, Badger fans stick around for another 15-minute quarter to dance ...  
10. Forward. Thinking.: "Forward" is the motto for the state of Wisconsin. "Forward. Thinking." is a play on the state motto used by the U...
11. Tyme Machine: ATMs in southern Wisconsin used to run under the brand Take Your Money Everywhere or TYME. The iconic machines were...
12. Hoofer: A member of one of the Hoofer outdoor adventure clubs at the Memorial Union at the University of Wisconsin. Since 1...
13. Capital City Trail: Bike path located on the east side of Madison, along Lake Monona, the Monona Terrace and continuing along the east ...
14. Oakwood Resale Shop: This is the place to be if you are looking for great finds for your home or apartment. It is open the last Saturday...  
15. Sieve: In most parts of the world a sieve is a perforated instrument used to strain liquids, but at UW hockey games at the...  
 
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