Create your experience in the Greater Ottumwa area! What to Do »
Explore all the diverse and delicious dining options in Ottumwa. Where to Eat »
Ottumwa has a variety of lodging options from a historic downtown hotel, familiar chain properties or a quaint bed & breakfast. Where to Sleep »
Just 20 miles from Ottumwa, visitors find a piece of "iconic Iowa" with the American Gothic House in Eldon. What to Do »
Enjoy a wide array of celebrations, festivals and events throughout the year in Ottumwa and Wapello County. Events Calendar »
Ottumwa has a location for your next event...a 92,000 square-foot convention center, a full-service hotel with a ballroom and a several other venues. Where to Meet »
Discover all the outdoor treasures in Wapello County. What to Do »
The picturesque Des Moines River offers eagle watching, recreation or a peaceful sunset. What to Do »

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Upcoming Events

Songs & Stories with Sara Martindale
February 24 - May 25 · Ottumwa Public Library, 102 W 4th St
Annual IHCC Student Art Exhibit
April 25 - May 5 · Indian Hills Art Gallery Indian Hills Community College Ottumwa
Oak Ridge Boys Celebration Tour
April 29 · Bridge View Center, 102 Church St
Shannon's School of Dance, Dance Recital
April 29 · Bridge View Center, 102 Church St
2nd Annual All About Moms Vendor Fair & Craft Show
April 30 · Elks Lodge, 413 South Hayne St
Adult Coloring Party
April 30 · Ottumwa Public Library, 102 W 4th St
Humanities Iowa speaker Tom Milligan
April 30 · McHaffey Opera House, 414 W Elm St, Eldon


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