Whether you come to see our famous covered bridges, the John Wayne Museum or the Iowa Quilt Museum, one of our beautiful parks, or shop our historic downtown, Winterset and Madison County is always worth the drive. 

Madison County Covered Bridge Festival
Oct. 13-14
Our historic county's annual celebration of our history and the iconic covered bridges that we're known for!    Food, music, craft vendors, car show and parade are just a few of the activities on tap for this weekend of fun.

Winterset Festival of Lights
Friday, Nov. 23, 6-8 p.m.
Enjoy an old fashioned kick off for the Christmas Season!  Take a horse drawn carriage ride and stay for the lighted parade.

Small Business Saturday
Saturday, Nov. 24
Support small, local businesses!  Winterset will have free horse drawn carriage rides, a craft market and so much more.

Regia Merino Yak - A wonderfully soft blend of Merino Wool, Yak and Polymide.
THIS is what he'll want... a hat, a scarf, some fingerless gloves or socks....
30 stitches, 42 rows = 4 inches
US 0 - 2 needles