Sun Prairie, Wisconsin
Welcome to Sun Prairie, Wisconsin—a lively and growing community with a cozy small-town feel, east of Madison! Whether you're thinking of making this your new home or paying a visit, this neighborhood guide will give you the lowdown on what makes Sun Prairie so special.
Sun Prairie is located only 10 miles northeast of Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin. You'll have no trouble getting around with major highways like I-94, I-39, and I-90 close by. And if you're flying in, the Dane County Regional Airport is a short 15-minute drive away. Need to commute to downtown Madison? Our handy commuter bus service has got you covered.
Finding your dream home in Sun Prairie is a breeze. We offer a variety of options to suit every budget and style—charming homes, cozy apartments, and stylish condos. If you're up for it, there are also plenty of new construction opportunities to explore.
When it comes to education, Sun Prairie Area School District has got you covered. From elementary to high school, you'll find top-rated schools with a wide range of extracurricular activities and programs. With a diverse student body, this district has received many accolades for its music programs, STEM education, and athletics. So rest assured, your kids will have a well-rounded educational experience.
Get ready to embrace the great outdoors! Sun Prairie boasts over 30 parks and natural areas for you to enjoy. Whether it's the historic Angell Park with its seasonal events or Sheehan Park, where you can disc golf, play at the playground, or hike the trails, there's something for everyone. Plus, we've got several golf courses, a YMCA, and even an aquatic center to keep you active and entertained.
Our growing downtown area is a foodie's paradise. You'll find a delightful mix of restaurants, cozy coffee shops, and charming boutique stores. And if you need to stock up on groceries or grab some essentials, we've got you covered with several grocery stores and big-box retailers like Target and Costco.
In Sun Prairie, we know how to have a good time! Our community events and festivals are legendary. From the annual Sweet Corn Festival to the vibrant Farmers' Market running from May to October, there's always something happening. Music enthusiasts will be thrilled with our music festivals and outdoor concerts throughout the year. And don't miss the Taste of Sun Prairie food festival in July, the Prairie Music Fest in August, and the magical Holiday Lights Parade in December.
Step into history with Sun Prairie's local landmarks. Explore the exhibits at the Historical Museum, feel the adrenaline at Angell Park Speedway, get lost in a book at the Public Library, take a stroll through Cannery Square, or immerse yourself in nature at the Patrick Marsh Wildlife Area. Each landmark tells a story of our rich past and present.
Sun Prairie is a welcoming and affordable community with excellent schools, abundant parks and recreational opportunities, a vibrant downtown area, and a calendar filled with exciting community events and festivals throughout the year. With Madison a stone's throw away and easy transportation options, Sun Prairie is a place to call home.
Sun Prairie Homes for Sale
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