Learn about the rich history of Ottumwa and Wapello County. About 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

Summer Reading Program - Kitchen Science
July 23 · Knights of Columbus Hall
Sheets Galore & More
July 24 - 25 · Ottumwa Regional Health Center
Garden Bites III
July 24 · Pioneer Ridge Nature Area
Ottumwa Municipal Band Concert
July 24 · Central Park
Live After Five
July 25 · Central Park
US Cellular Device Workshop
July 26 · US Cellular, 1145 N Quincy Ave
Eldon BBQ Ribs Cook-off
July 26 · KD Center - Eldon


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