Updated 9/7/2018


Area Road Closures during New Glarus Family Festival

Event to take place September 9th


The 11th Annual New Glarus Family Festival will draw visitors to the New Glarus area on Sunday, September 9th for kids' activities, car show, music, and food.

Please make note of the following road closures prior to traveling around New Glarus during the New Glarus Family Festival weekend.

Saturday, September 8th

  •  Closure of 3rd Avenue (between 2nd St and Railroad St)

Sunday, September 9th: 10 AM to 6 PM

  • Closure of 3rd Avenue and 4th Avenue (between 2nd St and Railroad St).
  • Closure of 2nd Street (between 3rd Ave and 4th Ave)
  • Closure of Railroad St (between 3rd Ave and 4th Ave)
  • 4th Avenue will be kept open during Sunday morning services
  • The intersections of 2nd Street, 3rd Avenue, and 4th Avenue will remain open as required by the Fire Department.


Thank you in advance for your cooperation and continued support of New Glarus’ community events.  For more information regarding the New Glarus Family Festival activities, please visit the New Glarus Family Festival website at http://newglarusfamilyfest.com/



New Glarus was established as a Swiss Colony in 1845 and incorporated as a Village in 1901. The Village has retained its Swiss charm with Alpine-style architecture, ethnic festivals and Swiss delicacies. The Village is located in beautiful Green County in south central Wisconsin. We are just 28 miles south of Madison and 17 miles north of Monroe on State Highway 69.


  319 2nd Street
    PO Box 399
    New Glarus, WI 53574

(608) 527-2510

Monday-Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: Closed