October 8 & 9, 2022 — 9am to 5pm

Contact chamber@madisoncounty.com for more information!

Admission: $3.00, or 2 for $5.00 (FREE for children under 11)

No Smoking, and only service animals are allowed on Festival grounds (this does not include emotional support or therapy animals).

2021 Vendor Applications

Vendors & Demonstrators

We’re expecting 150 vendors and demonstrators!

Activities

Activities

As you’re strolling the square and visiting the community, there are lots of activities to enjoy. Pick up a printed schedule at the gate, or check it out online right here!

Entertainment

Entertainment

This year’s festival entertainment is better than ever! The Retro Gold Band, James Biehn, The Mimzees. Chris Powell and more. Click to find out where and when.

Don’t miss these annual festival favorites!

Madison County Historical Complex

Madison County Historical Complex

The Covered Bridge Festival experience would not be complete without a visit to the Historical Complex. Plan your outing around their hours and events!

Festival History

The Car Show

Held on Sunday only, just off the square, this massive show is a car-lovers dream.

Tours of the Covered Bridges

Tours of the Covered Bridges

Relax and enjoy a scenic tour of the historic covered bridges of Madison County!

Festival Royalty

Festival Royalty

Congratulations to our 2022 Festival Royalty: Dusky and Connie Terry of Earlham!

History of the Madison County Covered Bridge Festival

The first Madison County Covered Bridge Festival was held in 1970, started by a group of active and passionate citizens. Read more about it here!