Ottumwa, Iowa

Upcoming Events in Ottumwa Iowa


8 - 9 Indian Hills JAZZFEST - Performances by professional and student groups, including the Indian Hills Jazz Band, and a high school jazz band competition.

Ph: 641-683-5223 (Always call and confirm events)


5 - 6IA0711014e003 - Ottumwa FREE Promise Land Fest Music Festival - Promise Land Fest is a free, family-friendly, 2-Day Rock & Rap Music Festival with great live positive music and entertainment for all ages. 24 Rock Bands & Rap Artists, some with Top 100 Radio, Billboard, & I-Tunes hits. Plus: Camping, fishing, swimming & fun activities for both adults & kids. Free Admission to see bands!
Friday, 6 PM to 11PM & Saturday, 10:30AM to 11PM.

Address: Greater Ottumwa Park HWY 63 & 34 Ottumwa, Iowa 52501 , Ottumwa, Iowa
Ph: 641-980-5493 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free


31 Crafters Corner Craft and Home Business Show - Join us in the Crafters Corner Craft and Home Business Show. 60 plus vendors including home made crafts and home business consultants. Enjoy kids activities including Fire Truck Tours by the Ottumwa Fire Department, Face Painting, Jump House. Lots of fun and neat items.

Address: 102 Church Street Ottumwa, Iowa , Ottumwa, Iowa
Ph: 641-814-9309 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: $1.00


11 - 12 Grassroots Gaming Expo 2013 - The Grassroots Gaming Expo is a two day gaming event that celebrates not only video gaming, but also pinball, tabletop and card games as well as film. There will be a little bit of everything, for everyone, at The Grassroots Gaming Expo.

This years expo is scheduled for October 18-19, 2013 at the Hotel Ottumwa. It'll be open from 10am to 9pm on Friday & Saturday.

The Grassroots Gaming Expo is all about the love of gaming.

Address: Hotel Ottumwa, 107 E. 2nd St. Ottumwa, Iowa 52501 , Ottumwa, Iowa
Ph: (641)684-4232 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: $12-$40

Attractions and Upcoming Events

The Beach Ottumwa

Wave pool, speed slide, 340

Ottumwa, IA Water Parks

Airpower Museum

Visit this 20,000-square-foot museum on 30 acres of an antique airfield. It features various periods of aviation through models, engines, propellers, photos and original art. Approximately 20 aircraft are on display, including WW II models.

Ottumwa, IA Museums

Wapello County Historical Museum

View artifacts in naturalistic settings and Wapello County history exhibits. Don't miss the replica of an early fire station, including a completely restored 1925 America LaFrance fire truck. Also visit a replica of the Ottumwa Coal Palace Industrial Exhibit Hall of 1890-1891.

Ottumwa, IA Museums

Ottumwa Municipal Golf Course

Course Access: Public
Holes: 18
Reserve Advance Tee Times: 7

Ottumwa, IA Golf Courses

Ottumwa Country Club

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

Ottumwa, IA Golf Courses

Things to do near Ottumwa, IA

Pioneer Ridge Nature Area & Nature Center

This two-story nature center, with displays and a full-time naturalist, has three stocked ponds open for public fishing. Ther...

Elmhurst Country Club

Course Access: PrivateHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: Yes...

John L. Lewis Mining & Labor Museum

See life-sized bronze statue of John L. Lewis, and photographs and documents pertaining to Lewis and labor. Early mining tool...

Shady Oaks Golf Course

Course Access: PublicHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 5 days...

American Gothic House

Iowa artist Grant Wood sketched this house on a 1930 visit and that summer painted it as the background for his world-famous ...