Madison City & Neighborhood Parking
Greater Madison is jam-packed with hundreds of fun neighborhoods. That being said, sometimes finding parking can be more aggravating than it should be, not to mention weekend parking. Luckily, ParqEx is here to help. Don’t let the stress of finding parking get in the way of your plans in Madison. Use the ParqEx app to book the perfect parking spot before you even hit the road.
With over 130 neighborhoods that make up Madison, Wisconsin, ParqEx provides parking options all around the city. Need Tenney-Lapham parking? Excellent, we have you covered. Need Hilldale-Midvale-Shorewood Hills parking? We’ve got a lot of options for you to choose from. Here are some popular Madison city & neighborhood parking options!
As the last handful of years have come and gone, downtown Madison has seen lots of change. More multi-family housing has become available near & around the square, more exquisite fine-dining has arrived on the scene, and surrounding neighborhoods have expanded.
East Washington Ave & Corridor
Once a strip of land with old decaying factories and empty car lots, East Washington Avenue and Corridor experienced one heck of a face-lift. Are you planning to visit friends who live at The Lyric? Are you going grocery shopping at Festival Foods? Are you heading to Breese Stevens Field for a game? Are you looking to enjoy some live music and heading to The Sylvee? That all sounds like a blast! Find East Wash Ave & Corridor parking.
Are you planning a trip to The Edgewater Hotel to get some spectacular lake views coupled with live music? Are you hoping to have a pick-up game of basketball followed by a picnic at James Madison Park? Are you looking to enjoy a casual stroll amongst the elegant 19th-century homes? Mansion Hill is the neighborhood for you. Find Mansion Hill parking.
Basset & Mifflin West
Once a college student neighborhood with many run-down homes, Basset & Mifflin West is home to several up-scale lofts and apartment buildings. Visting your friend who just moved into 640 West Apartment building? Are you looking to enjoy some lake activities on Lake Monona and get a nice tan? The Basset & Mifflin West neighborhood has got you covered. Find Basset & Mifflin West parking.
East Side Parking
With the continued expansion of Madison, it is getting more challenging to distinguish which neighborhood some areas belong to. When it comes to the East Side of Madison, it is best known for its quaint residential neighborhoods right along Willy Street.
Sick of seeing chain restaurants? Are you looking to find quaint & authentic local restaurants? Willy Street has whatever your taste buds are craving. To list a few local favorites: Madison Sourdough, Grampa’s Pizzeria, Umami, and Ha Long Bay will each respectively hit the spot! Are you heading to McPike Park for the skate park? Want more live music options? Want to shop the co-op? Willy Street’s neighborhood provides all of that for you. Find Willy St. parking.
Are you hitting the town for a fun film festival at the Barrymore Theatre? Want to see some neighborhood classics like Woody Anne’s tavern? Taste buds looking for a meal versus bar food? You’re in luck; Mint Mark has made this neighborhood their home! Are you planning a visit to the Olbrich Botanical Gardens? These all sound like great plans. Find your Schenk-Atwood-Starkweather-Yahara parking.
Are you looking to get outdoors and visit Tenney Park? Are you hoping to kick back and relax at the uber chill cocktail bar, The Robin Room? Are you trying to map out the perfect stroll for you and your pup in a very quaint Madison neighborhood? Look no further! Find Tenney-Lapham parking.
Do you have fond memories of Oscar Mayer and the wienermobile and want to relive the glory days with a quick drive by the old factory? Are you craving some of the best Friday fish fries in all of Madison? Visit Dexter’s and enjoy some craft beer paired with your fish fry! Are you heading to an East Madison little league game? Eken Park neighborhood has all of that. Find Eken Park parking.
West Side Parking
The best way to distinguish the West Side from the rest of Madison is to remember the West Side is incredibly spread out. The West Side is home to numerous residential neighborhoods, large shopping centers, the local Apple Store, and any car dealership you would ever want.
These neighborhoods are considered near-west as they are still close enough to UW-Madison’s campus. Do you have football tickets at Camp Randall? Are you hoping to have a nice trip to the Henry Vilas Zoo? Are you planning a visit to UW Arboretum to get in touch with your nature side? Do you want to go crazy with supporting local businesses on Monroe Street? All these possibilities are located in these neighborhoods. Find Vilas-Dudgeon-Monroe parking.
Talking about shopping, if you are in the mood to shop some local mixed with some up-scale brands, the Hilldale Mall is the perfect place to do that! Are you hoping to diversify your refrigerator? This neighborhood is home to Madison’s Whole Foods, Metro Market, The Conscious Carnivore, & Vom Fass. Are you a big Frank Lloyd Wright fan? These neighborhoods have everything for you. Find Hilldale-Midvale-Shorewood Hills parking.
North Side Parking
Historically, the North Side started with the Oscar Mayer plant, but things have changed. Are you a big baseball fan? Do you follow the Madison Mallards? Check out, Warner Park! Do you just love the Willy Street Co-op but were not planning on heading over to Willy Street? No worries, Willy Street Co-op has a branch on the North Side. Like all other Madisonians, do you enjoy a farmers’ market but do not want to trek up to the square? You’re in luck! The North Side has its own farmers’ market! Are you looking for a quaint weekend on the water with some of the best views of the capitol? Go to the village of Maple Bluff! Find North Side parking.
South Side Parking
If you are looking for diversity, the South Side certainly seems to be calling your name. Furthermore, if you are hoping to taste flavors from all around the world, Park Street is the place to be. Park Street is home to Middle Eastern, Indian, Chinese, Japanese, and Mexican restaurants! Whatever you are craving, you will find it here. Don’t forget about the Alliant Energy Center! Extensive ranges of events are hosted at the Alliant Energy Center, like the World Dairy Expo. Are you in need of more off-leash dog areas? Quann Park provides! Similar to the Northside Farmers’ Market, the south side also has its own farmers’ market. South Madison’s Farmers’ Market is perhaps one of the most popular as it is held four times a week, at three different locations, compared to just over the weekend at one spot. Visit the South Side and find South Side parking.
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