Parade participants wave to the crowd during the Syttende Mai Folk Festival.


The city of Stoughton is nestled in a bend of the Yahara River in southcentral Wisconsin. Stroll through the city with your crew to discover art galleries, craft restaurants and an incredible 100-year-old restored Victorian opera house. Visit in May to soak up Stoughton’s Norwegian heritage at the annual Syttende Mai celebration or stop by any time of year for outdoor family fun at Lake Kegonsa State Park.

Explore the Area

NO FOOLIN' 4/01/2023 Madison - 13.51 miles away
Acoustic Happy Hour Ft. Adem Tesfaye Band 3/24/2023 Madison - 13.8 miles away
Garver Wine Dinner 4/06/2023 Madison - 13.8 miles away
Exhibition reception - Cullen Houser: Singularity 4/07/2023 Madison - 14.62 miles away
Tandem Press Friday Jazz Series 10/21/2022 Madison - 14.62 miles away
Winter Farmers Market 11/05/2022 Janesville - 18.3 miles away
Steadily Improv'ing Live Improv Show 9/23/2022 Janesville - 19.69 miles away

Average Weather

From soaking up the summer sun to hitting the trails after a fresh snowfall, Wisconsin has no shortage of activities for every season. Here's an idea of what the weather in this area is like to help get your planning started!


High 80° F
Low 61° F


High 29° F
Low 13° F


High 58° F
Low 39° F


High 56° F
Low 35° F
Visitor Information at 532 E. Main St. - The Old Train Depot

Stoughton Chamber of Commerce