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

Midwest Arms Collectors Gun & Knife Show
November 21 - 23 · Bridge View Center
21st Annual Festival of Trees
November 21 - 22 · Pennsylvania Place
Holiday Nights N Lights
November 22 - January 3 · Greater Ottumwa Park
Turkey Trivia
November 22 · Hotel Ottumwa
Santa Paws
November 23 · Earl May Nursery & Garden Center
Ottumwa Community Chorus Fall Concert
November 23 · St. Mary of the Visitation
Thanksgiving Worship Service
November 23 · Davis Street Christian Church
IHCC Annual Art Faculty Exhibition
November 24 - December 11 · Indian Hills Art Gallery

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