Festival visit 'strikes close to home' Times photo: Brian Gray Brodheads Covered Bridge Days featured music, food, cars, tractors, sidewalk sales, softball games and crafts Saturday. The event commemorates the covered bridge that used to cross the Sugar River on Wisconsin 11. BRODHEAD - Covered Bridge Days is Brodhead's biggest event of the year. Organizers spend months planning the event.For one man and his wife, the weekend was extra special. Two airlifted after car vs. buggy Laf. Co. crash Distracted driving enforcement results ISP announces April activity Wisconsin’s April 24 Drug Take Back Day among top in U.S.