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

Jingle Jog 5K/10K & Family Fun Run
November 28 · Greater Ottumwa Park (Holiday Nights N' Lights Trail)
Ottumwa Eagles Aux. #114 Holiday Open House
November 28 · 109 S. Green Street, Ottumwa, IA
Small Business Saturday
November 28 · Main Street District Downtown Ottumwa
Wine & Canvas
November 29 · Hotel Ottumwa
OHS Hawaii Preview Concert
November 30 · OHS Auditorium
Ottumwa Public Library Nonfiction Book Club
December 1 · Ottumwa Public Library
Snow Queen
December 4 - 6 · Bridge View Center


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