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

Beginning Beekeeping Class
January 12 - February 23 · Great Prairie AEA
Texas Holdem Tournament
January 16 - March 18 · Ottumwa Eagles, 109 S Green St
Earth and Sky Art Exhibits
February 1 - March 10 · Indian Hills Art Gallery Indian Hills Community College Ottumwa
Bull Riders of America Finals
February 5 - 6 · Bridge View Center
February 5 - 7 · Bridge View Center
Book Club
February 6 · Market on Main, 331 E Main St
Legislative Forum
February 6 · Bridge View Center, 102 Church St, Ottumwa


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