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

Holiday Nights N Lights
November 22 - January 3 · Greater Ottumwa Park
Family Candle Light Christmas Eve Worship Service
December 24 · Willard St United Methodist Church
New Year's Rockin' Worship
December 31 - January 1 · 305 S. Walnut St., Ottumwa IA
New Year's Eve Party
December 31 · Hotel Ottumwa
John Evans: Views from the Roadside
January 5 - February 5 · Indian Hills Arts Gallery
January 10 · Bridge View Center
ABATE of Iowa District 14 Motorcycle Swap Meet
January 24 · Bridge View Center
25 Men Who Can Cook
January 24 · Bridge View Center


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