Maxwell, Iowa

Upcoming Events in Maxwell Iowa


4 Chichaqua Expedition - Explore a portion of this 8,000-acre conservation area with a naturalist guide.

Ph: 515-323-5300 (Always call and confirm events)

10 Wild Edible Workshop - Hands-on collection of wild edibles, identification, harvest methods, and preparation. At Chichaqua Bottoms Greenbelt.

Ph: 515-323-5300 (Always call and confirm events)


17 Masters of Disaster, Demolition Derby - As a part of their "Old Settlers Day Celebration", the town of Maxwell Iowa will be holding a Demolition Derby. Two classes will be run, "Fullsize", and "Compact". Payout for Fullsize is going to be, 1st Place 700.00 & Trophy,
2nd Place 400.00 & Trophy, 3rd Place 200.00 & Trophy, 4th Place 100.00 & Trophy,
5th Place 50.00 & Trophy. The Payout for Compact will be, 1st Place 300.00 & Trophy, 2nd Place 100.00 & Trophy, 3rd Place 50.00 Trophy. An additional $50 will go to the Heat winners. This Derby is being put on by "Masters of Disaster" promotions, and will start at 2 pm. For rules, or more info
contact Paul at 507-383-6094, or you can e-mail for rules, or more info.

Address: Figure 8 track , Maxwell, Iowa
Ph: 507-219-0822 (Always call and confirm events)


18 - 19 Amazing Prairie Festival - Celebrate Polk County Conservation's 50th anniversary at its largest conservation area: Chichaqua Bottoms Greenbelt. Tours, exhibits, prairie maze, hikes.

Ph: 515-323-5300 (Always call and confirm events)

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Things to do near Maxwell, IA

Old-fashioned Christmas on Main

Visit from Santa, horse-drawn trolley rides, holiday food, craft & gift bazaars, instrumental, vocal, and dance performances,...

Lakeside Golf Club

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

Newton Arboretum and Botanical Garden

Collection of native and introduced trees and plants used to beautify Iowa's landscape. Annuals, perennials, hostas, roses, o...

Newton Kart Klub

Enjoy weekend races on this 1/8 mile dirt oval go-cart track....

Maytag Dairy Farms

The manufacturer of world-famous Maytag Blue Cheese, Maytag Dairy Farms, welcomes visitors to a cheese shop overlooking the ...