Take a stroll through Monroe’s downtown and you may feel as though you’ve stepped into the pages of a history book. Monroe’s Courthouse Square has served as the

hub of trade and commerce since the Green County courthouse was built in 1891.

Here, you’ll find a number of unique specialty stores, professional services, eclectic restaurants and entertainment options that are nearby.

Tour the Minhas Brewery, the Monroe Arts Frehner Gallery, Historic Green County Cheesemaking Center or one of our many cheese factories.

There are a number of not-to-be-missed events that take place throughout the year in downtown Monroe, including the nationally renowned Green County Cheese Days. which draws more than 150 thousand people. The Monroe Balloon Rally, Farmers Market, Minhas Blues Festival, Green County Fair, and more.

During the holidays, enjoy Chris kindle mark, (Christkindlmarkt,) a German tradition dating back to the 14th century that features unique handcrafted items from area vendors for gift-giving.

It’s all happening in Historic Monroe Square.


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