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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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Kick off the Holiday Season at the Festival of Lights!

The Festival of Lights event in Winterset is the official kickoff to the holiday season, and we invite YOU to attend!  Activities happen around the courthouse square on Friday, November 28th, and features FREE activities for young and old alike.  Visit the Festival of Lights page on this website under the "Events" tab!