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

Ottumwa Public Library Nonfiction Book Club
December 1 · Ottumwa Public Library
Snow Queen
December 4 - 6 · Bridge View Center
Gingerbread House Building
December 5 · American Gothic House Center
Good News Club Christmas Party
December 5 · Last Days Ministries Church, 524 W Finley
Indian Hills Holiday Concert
December 10 · IHCC St. John Auditorium
Senior Lunch and Learn
December 11 · IHCC
Children's Christmas Program
December 13 · Willard Street Church 175 N Willard Street


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