Welcome to Waunakee, WI
The only Waunakee in the world! The Village of Waunakee is a prosperous and growing community. Located just five miles north of Madison, Waunakee enjoys both an atmosphere of “small-town” charm and access to the best of an urban lifestyle. The Village of Waunakee is committed to providing residents and businesses alike with quality municipal services. Through the visionary leadership of generations of community officials, Waunakee residents today enjoy an excellent quality of life and neighborhoods that are second to none in Dane County.
Just minutes away from Madison, Waunakee’s unique location provides residents and area businesses with quick and easy access to both the east and west sides of Madison. Waunakee is also 10 minutes from the Dane County Regional Airport, and provides easy access to Interstate Highways 94, 90 and 39; State Highways 113 and 19; and US Highway 12.
Whether you seek an adult softball league, a fantastic local farmer’s market, or performing arts venues, Waunakee has it! Known for its commitment to school, children and families, Waunakee has its own Optimist Club (offering youth opportunities for public service experiences) as well as various active PTA groups, groups and activities for those with small children, and even its own community music booster club! Waunakee is known for its beautiful Dane County parks namely Governor Nelson State Park, Schumacher Farm Park, and Indian Lake Park. Waunakee is also known for its plethora of antique shops.
Every November locals look forward to “Imagine Celebration”; a festival devoted to demonstrations, exhibits, and performances and, perhaps best of all, it is free! Here you’ll find lots to do with activities and exhibits for all ages including face painting, dance and martial arts performances, watercolor displays and classes, and don’t forget the smokin’ hot BBQ and other culinary treats you’ll want to try!
The village of Waunakee awaits your discovery! Whether you are looking for Waunakee homes for sale or condos for sale, Waunakee offers excellent schools, family friendly neighborhoods, and many organized events for the whole family’s involvement. Waunakee is one of the fastest growing communities in the Madison Metropolitan Area. Waunakee’s prime location, low taxes, quality services, and friendly community make it a great place to raise a family or grow a business.