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Brodhead showcases its town with Covered Bridge Days August 10 – 12, 2018. Right along Highway 11, Brodhead hosts a weekend brimming with exciting and interesting activities for everyone. Events include the Wildflower Art Festival, featuring native plant tours and educational programs as well as a juried, high-quality art festival in downtown Veterans Park; exploring the historic Mill Race by pontoon boat at the new “Embrace the Race” event; and a regional garden tractor expo that brings hundreds of vintage and refurbished garden tractors to town.
Among the many long-standing Covered Bridge Days activities are a kids’ fun run, garden displays, tractor show with a thresheree and tractor pull, horse show with pony rides, toy tractor pull, flea market, vendors on the Square, Model A antique car display and classic car show, historical tours, volleyball and softball tournaments, a street dance, a parade, food stands and beer gardens.
The Jimmys, a contemporary blues band from nearby Monticello, will be performing live on Saturday from 7 – 10pm.
While in Brodhead, check out the downtown square, historic museum in the old train station, and historic shops and boutiques. Brodhead is in far eastern Green County and Highway 11 through there is a great drive.
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