The Isthmus Guest List is back with another round of free tickets to concerts, shows and more fun events around Madison. This week's contests include tickets and V.I.P. passes to the Madison Music Project concert at the Brink Lounge and High Noon Saloon, Mat Kearney and Tommy Emmanuel at the Majestic Theatre, a new round of Sundance tix, Dope at the Barrymore, and a fabulous HalloQueen at the Majestic.
In this week's list:
- The Isthmus Madison Music Project hits the stage again on Friday, October 12 with a pair of shows at that old curio shop-turned entertainment complex on East Washington Avenue. The evening begins with a performance by Lucas Cates at the Brink Lounge, and will be followed upstairs by a show featuring The Grizzlies, The Box Social, and The Motorz as they rock the house at the High Noon Saloon. Win tickets here!
- You can be a V.I.P during at the Madison Music Project shows at The Brink and High Noon Saloon on Friday, October 12. Enter here to win free choice seating at the concert for you and five of your friends, a Leinenkugel's t-shirt, six Leinenkugel mugs, and several free drinks for you and each of your five friends!
- Matt Kearney will be bringing his blend of soft pop, rap, and guitar-friendly tunes to the Majestic Theatre on Tuesday, October 16. Win tickets here!
- Don't forget to sign up for your chance to win two passes for "the best seat in the house" at Sundance Cinemas Madison, the premier art house cinema in the country that's located at Hilldale Mall. Win tickets here!
- Famed guitarist Tommy Emmanuel will be wowing audiences with Pamela Rose at the Majestic Theatre on Saturday, October 20. Win tickets here!
- Project/Object reinvents Frank Zappa at the Majestic Theatre on Tuesday, October 23. Win tickets here!
- All eight of Robert Klein's hilarious HBO Comedy Specials are available on DVD in a complete Special Collector's Edition four-disc box set for the first time ever. Win the DVDs here!
- You can now have a piece of the critically-acclaimed movie The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters -- a documentary that follows two men on their hysterical and touching journey as they compete to get the highest Donkey Kong arcade game score -- with a full size poster. Win a copy here!
- Don't miss a special eve-of-Freakfest performance by hard rock band Dope and special guests Boboflex at the Barrymore Theatre on Friday, October 26. Win tickets here!
- Stop by the most unique Halloween party in Madison! Pierce Bottoms of MadCabaret will be hosting HalloQueen at the Majestic Theatre on Saturday, October 27. DJs will make their return to the venue once again, too, as Nick Nice and The Real Jaguar join the party. Win tickets here!
- Jazz and bluegrass singer Laura Love will make the audience swoon when she performs at the High Noon Saloon on Sunday, November 4. Win tickets here!
- The Chazen Museum of Art will be displaying an exhibition by Madison-based photographer Michael Kienitz from September 8 through October 28. Titled "Small Arms: Children of Conflict," the series features thirty-six photographs of children taken during some of the fiercest conflicts since the Vietnam War, in places such as Belfast, Lebanon, Central America, and the United States. Enter to win here for a catalogue for the exhibition.
- Grammy winter Marc Cohn will be playing alongside a full band at the Barrymore Theatre on Saturday, November 3. Win tickets here!
- The Madison Repertory Theater is hosting the world premiere of Lombardi/The Only Thing with a pair of performances on Wednesday, November 7 and Thursday, November 8 at the Overture Center. Win tickets here!
- Robert Fripp and the League of Crafty Guitarists will bring the house down at Majestic Theatre on Saturday, November 10. Win tickets here!
- Music legend Leon Russell continues to wow audiences and will be performing at the Majestic Theatre on Sunday, November 11. Win tickets here!
What else is going on?
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