48th Annual Madison County Covered Bridge Festival

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Name: 48th Annual Madison County Covered Bridge Festival
Date: October 14, 2017 - October 15, 2017
Event Description:
The Madison County Covered Bridge Festival is a time-honored tradition and celebration of our history and heritage!  Each year since 1970, county residents gather under the brilliant hues of autumn on the second full weekend in October to celebrate the historic covered bridges on the Courthouse Square in Winterset.  The Covered Bridge Festival features old-time craft demonstrations, a wide variety of food, live music, stage performances, a parade, a car show, a spelling bee, and much more!

For a detailed schedule of Covered Bridge Festival activities, check the Covered Bridge Festival website!
The Festival Grounds are located on the Courthouse Square in Winterset.  Additional activities are located at the John Wayne Birthplace, Madison County Historical Complex, Winterset City Park, Winterset Elementary School, and other locations throughout the county.
Date/Time Information:
Festival grounds and activities take place between 9:00 am - 5:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday.
Contact Information:
Heather Riley, Chamber of Commerce Executive Director
There is a $2 fee per person to enter the festival grounds.  Other activities throughout the weekend of Covered Bridge Festival are either free or come with a small entry fee.
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