Learn about the rich history of Ottumwa and Wapello County. About greater Ottumwa »
Whether you're looking to stay in a suite or RV, Ottumwa has a wide variety of lodging and camping options to meet your needs. Where to Sleep »
From jazz concerts to community theatre to annual festivals, check out our Events Calendar for a complete list of upcoming activities. Events Calendar »
Whether a 92,000-sq-ft convention center, hotel ballroom or small meeting room, there are plenty of places to meet here. Where to Meet »
Just 20 miles from Ottumwa, visitors find a piece of "iconic Iowa" with the American Gothic House in Eldon. Bucket list worthy »
Bicycling is but one of many things to do outdoors in Wapello County. What to Do. »

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Upcoming Events

CHICAGO, The Musical
April 23 - 25 · St. John Auditorium
April 24 - 26 · Bridge View Center
Wapello County Health Fair
April 25 - 25 · YMCA
We're Bringing 80s Back
April 25 · Hotel Ottumwa
The History and Evolution of Pressing and Ironing
April 26 · Blakesburg Elementary School Cafeteria
Annual IHCC Student Art Exhibit
April 27 - May 7 · Indian Hills Art Gallery
All About Worms: Vermicomposting
April 28 - 28 · ISU Extension and Outreach
Reminisce Society: Prohibition in Eastern Iowa
April 28 · Ottumwa Public Library


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