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Adult Swim: Sustainability Sideshow 2017

April 7, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Whole Museum
For ages: 21+

Hey, Mooch!

Join us for a unique twist on Adult Swim! Our fifth annual green-themed carnival highlights the lighter side of sustainability through carnival games, upcycled fashion and art, carnival-inspired local food, live music, and more.

The Sustainability Sideshow is a joint fundraiser for Sustain Dane and Madison Children’s Museum. $12.75 advance/$15 day of event.

No zamps for punks – strictly 21 & up.

Eats: Sample edible insects, artisanal cotton candy, and our epicurean popcorn bar (included with admission). Pizza and additional snacks available for purchase.

Booze: Beer, wine, and signature cocktail available for purchase.

Tunes: Sortin’ the Mail, sustainable bluegrass, with a special mini set as Compost, upcycling the music of Garbage

Skill Joints: Confession booth with penance plinko, climate change MadLibs, salad-eating contest, trashion-making and trashion fashion show, jar of worms, bottlecap recycle toss, compostable horseshoe toss, sustain-a-note contest, white elephant arcade prizes, and more!

Ballyhoo: “The Lorax: An Effective Agent of Change?”, a moderated discussion by our death defying panel of acro-demics.

Ticket Details Price
General Admission  Includes access to museum exhibits, live music, games, arts & crafts, and a little bit of friendly competition. $12.75 advance; $15 day-of
FrankenMuppets Workshop Upcycle stuffed animals, dolls, and trolls, into a hybrid companion in our mad-science muppet lab. $10 add-on

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