Learn about the rich history of Ottumwa and Wapello County. About greater Ottumwa »
Whether you're looking to stay in a suite or RV, Ottumwa has a wide variety of lodging and camping options to meet your needs. Where to Sleep »
From jazz concerts to community theatre to annual festivals, check out our Events Calendar for a complete list of upcoming activities. Events Calendar »
Whether a 92,000-sq-ft convention center, hotel ballroom or small meeting room, there are plenty of places to meet here. Where to Meet »
Just 20 miles from Ottumwa, visitors find a piece of "iconic Iowa" with the American Gothic House in Eldon. Bucket list worthy »
Bicycling is but one of many things to do outdoors in Wapello County. What to Do. »

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Upcoming Events

Songs & Stories
August 6 - December 31 · Ottumwa Public Library
Archetypes & Artifacts: A Mythological Deconstruction
August 26 - October 2 · Indian Hills Arts Gallery
Pre School Story Time
September 5 - December 19 · Ottumwa Public Library
Hogs4Dogs-USA Kickoff
September 5 · Courtside Bar & Grill
The Jungle Book
September 5 - 7 · Bridge View Center
Heartland Idol 2014
September 6 · St. John Auditorium
Heartland Humane Society Pups & Pizza
September 6 · Ottumwa Dog Park
Hogs4Dogs-USA Ride
September 7 · RJ Performance - Ottumwa Airport

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