Join us at the World Championship Cheese Contest!

The preliminary rounds of judging are open for free public viewing on:

  • Tuesday, March 6| 10 am to 4 pm

  • Wednesday, March 7 | from 9 am to 4 pm

The contest will be in the exhibit hall at the Monona Terrace Convention Center, 1 John Nolen Drive, Madison, WI 53703.
Try some delicious cheese samples while you watch the experts evaluate over 3,000 cheeses, butters, and yogurts!


Join us on March 8 for Cheese Champion, the cumulative event of the 2018 World Championship Cheese Contest.
This event is ticketed, with all tickets sold in advance through Wisconsin Cheese Originals.

Tickets will be on sale in late January.


judges at event  cheese tables