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Upcoming Events in Algona Iowa


May

Kossuth County Farmers Market - Fresh produce, baked goods, plants, crafts.

Ph: 515-679-4536 (Always call and confirm events)

July

2 - 4 Abate Freedom Rally - For more than thirty years A.B.A.T.E. of Iowa has been sponsoring the Freedom Rally. Motorcyclists come from Iowa and nearby states, even as far as Canada and the western states. Our rally attendees come to visit with friends, 14 great bands, a bike show and rodeo, mud wrestling, and other entertainment. There are vendors with a variety of food, as well as motorcycle-related merchandise, and there are also tattoo artists.

Address: East Hwy 18 to 160th Street , Algona, Iowa
Ph: 641-858-5001 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.abateiowafreedomrally.com
Fee: $45-$70

8 - 11 Founders Day - Entertainment, trolley tours, inflatable games, garden tours, street dance with White Sidewalls.

Ph: 515-295-7201 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: vmallory@algona.org
Web: www.algona.org

October

2 Algona Band Festival Day - Marching band festival with 25-30 bands. Parade and evening competition.

Ph: 515-295-7201 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: algonaiachamber@algona.org
Web: www.algona.org

23 Autumnfest Craft Show - More than 140 crafters at three locations. Shuttle buses. Prizes, bake sale, lunch served.

Ph: 515-295-7201 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: algonaiachamber@algona.org
Web: www.algona.org

November

8 Live Greeting Card Windows - Windows come alive with holiday scenes. Strolling entertainment, horse-drawn wagon rides, food. 7:00 to 8:30pm.

Ph: 515-295-7201 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: algonaiachamber@algona.org
Web: www.algona.org

12 Santa Claus Day - Cookie walk, tree display, Santa's workshop.

Ph: 515-295-7201 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: algonaiachamber@algona.org
Web: www.algona.org

December

21 - 20 POW Nativity Scene - Large Nativity scene built by German prisoners of war in 1944.
Open First Sunday through December 31 (Weekdays & Saturday - 2:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. / Sundays & Christmas Day - Noon until 9:00 p.m. / Close at 6:00 p.m. on December 31)

Ph: 515-295-7241 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.pwcamp.algona.org

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Camp Algona POW Museum

Camp Algona housed up to 10,000 German prisoners of war from 1944 to 1946. A 70-foot linear display tells the story of this camp and its effect on the military and civilians in Algona. Weapons exhibit, World War II uniforms and artifacts, and displays of poetry, paintings and woodcarvings.

Algona, IA Museums

Algona Country Club

Course Access: Semi-Private
Holes: 9
Reserve Advance Tee Times: 1

Algona, IA Golf Courses

River Road Golf Club

Course Access: Semi-Private
Holes: 9
Reserve Advance Tee Times:

Algona, IA Golf Courses

Things to do near Algona, IA

McCallum Museum and Brunson Heritage House

Civil War display, pioneer artifacts, horse-drawn vehicles, 1908 Sears automobile. Antique clothing....

Albert City Historical Museum

View depot, 1900s-era home, military room, small grocery store, laundry room, tool shop and 1875 furnished schoolhouse. Early...

Akron Golf Course

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

Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge

National wildlife refuge offers waterfowl, big game, walking trail through deer park, two hunting areas....

George Bicentennial Museum

Pioneer tools and farm items, household displays, musical instruments, military uniforms, local history information....