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Upcoming Events in Clarinda Iowa


January

30 Clarinda A's Hall of Fame Banquet - Major league baseball players who were former Clarinda A's players come to speak. Some speakers in past years include Ozzie Smith, Von Hayes, Cal Eldred, and Bud Black. 6:30 p.m.

Address: Clarinda Academy Activity Building , Clarinda, Iowa
Ph: 712-542-4272 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.clarindaiowa-as-baseball.org

March

24 Page County Home Show - The event features a variety of display booths. 9:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.

Address: Page County Fairgrounds – Wibholm Hall , Clarinda, Iowa
Ph: 712-583-3422 (Always call and confirm events)

2 - 4 Clarinda Gun Show - Browse 95 tables of guns, knives, ammunition, cowboy memorabilia, Western collectibles.

Address: Page County Fairgrounds , Clarinda, Iowa
Ph: 712-621-8026 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: chamber@clarinda.org

April

14 Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt for children 0-9. 10:30 a.m..

Address: Page County Courthouse Lawn , Clarinda, Iowa
Ph: 712-542-9897 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: chamber@clarinda.org
Web: www.clarinda.org

June

26 Fishing Derby - For ages 5-15. At Pioneer Park near Clarinda. 8:00 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.

Address: Pioneer Park , Clarinda, Iowa
Ph: 712-542-3864 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.clarinda.org

26 Community-Wide Garage Sale - The Clarinda Herald Journal sponsors event. Local families plan individual garage sales on this date.

Ph: 712-542-2181 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.clarinda.org

31 - 3 Glenn Miller Festival - Activities include various big band concerts, panel discussions, stage shows, the Glenn Miller Orchestra and a big band dance.

Ph: 712-542-2461 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: gmbs@heartland.net
Web: www.glennmiller.org
Fee: Admission to some events.

16 Baseball Day - Players from little league to high school compete with teams from area towns, followed by the Clarinda A's game. Concessions are available.

Ph: 712-542-4272 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.clarinda.org
Fee: Admission $2.00

July

29 Clarinda A's Fireworks Display - Fireworks display following the Clarinda A's baseball game at dusk.

Address: Clarinda A’s Baseball Field , Clarinda, Iowa
Ph: 712-542-4272 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.clarinda.org

6 Rumbles Concert and Street Dance - Popular band performs on the downtown square.

Address: Southside of Square , Clarinda, Iowa
Ph: 712-542-2166 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: chamber@clarinda.org
Web: www.rumbles.com

17 - 22 Page County Fair - 4-H and FFA livestock judging, live entertainment, open-class judging.

Address: Page County Fairgrounds , Clarinda, Iowa
Ph: 712-542-5171 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.clarinda.org

August

4 Dog Days of Summer - Educational/informative topics, many contests, hot dog eating contest, bounce castle, scavenger hunts, and free hot dog and drink. Fun for the whole family.

Address: Southside of the Page County Courthouse lawn , Clarinda, Iowa
Ph: 712-542-2166 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: chamber@clarinda.org
Web: www.clarinda.org

September

22 Annual Southwest Iowa Band Jamboree - Parade on the downtown square, 9:00 am; field competition at Clarinda High School at 12:45 p.m. Area bands are judged in both field and parade marching in the daylong competition.

Ph: 712-542-2166 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: chamber@clarinda.org
Web: www.clarinda.org
Fee: Admission for field events.

October

28 - 30 Clarinda Gun Show - Browse 95 tables of guns, knives, ammunition, cowboy memorabilia, Western collectibles.

Address: Page County Fairgrounds , Clarinda, Iowa
Ph: 712-621-8026 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: chamber@clarinda.org
Web: www.clarinda.org

13 Clarinda Craft Carnival - Craft carnival features over 425 booths of handmade crafts. Shuttle to several locations for crafts: county fairgrounds, Clarinda Pavilion, Clarinda Academy Activity Building, Iowa Western Community College. 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Ph: 712-542-2166 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: chamber@clarinda.org
Web: www.clarinda.org
Fee: $2 Entry Fee

November

16 Annual Clarinda Lighted Christmas Parade - Lighted floats parade through the downtown square. 6:00 p.m.

Ph: 712-542-2166 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: chamber@clarinda.org
Web: www.clarinda.org

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Goldenrod School

Birthplace of 4-H movement. Specializes in "Country School Classes" for young and old.

Clarinda, IA Historic Schoolhouses

Nodaway Valley Historical Society Museum

Museum features history and origin of 4

Clarinda, IA Museums

Glenn Miller Birthplace Home

Glenn Miller Birthplace Home is restored to reflect the time around 1904 when Glenn was born. Highlights include period furnishings, unique features of the home and family photographs.

Clarinda, IA Historic Sites

Promenade Around Clarinda

Self-guided tour with brochure available at Nodaway Valley Historical Museum. Join a walking tour of the 1853 original plat of Clarinda, with its 100-foot-wide street called the "Promenade" located two blocks outside the public square on all sides. Private residences are not open to the public.

Clarinda, IA Tours

Clarinda Country Club

Course Access: Semi-Private
Holes: 18
Reserve Advance Tee Times:

Clarinda, IA Golf Courses

Things to do near Clarinda, IA

Westwood Golf Course

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Ramsey Farm at Lesanville

A 140-acre working farm of the 1930s era. Take a two-hour tour or stay a few days at the Lesanville B & B Lodge or restored 1...

Dodge Park Golf Course

Course Access: PublicHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 7 days...

Bank of Memories

Orient is located along the original Mormon Trail. A museum houses an original Mormon Trail sign, replica handcart, mural, Mo...

Essex Golf Course

Course Access: PublicHoles: 9Reserve Advance Tee Times: Yes...