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Welcome To Madison County, Iowa

The Madison County Chamber of Commerce is located in Winterset, Iowa, the county seat of Madison County, Iowa.  Madison County is home to the world-famous “Bridges of Madison County”, is the birthplace of John Wayne, and is home of the original seedling of the Red Delicious apple.  To experience authentic American charm, beautiful natural scenery, ties to history, and a vibrant and thriving courthouse square shopping district, visit Madison County, Iowa!

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Thank you for attending the 45th Annual Madison County Covered Bridge Festival!

Our time-honored fall tradition to celebrate our history and heritage was a wonderful success!   Thank you to our sponsors, vendors, volunteers, and guests for making this a wonderful Festival!  Visit the Covered Bridge Festival page under "Events" for a photo album of 2014 activities!

Join next year October 10-11, 2015!