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

National Drug Court Month Recovery Event
May 30 - 30 · Greater Ottumwa Park Jimmy Jones Shelter
Trash is Another Man's Treasure
May 30 · Blakesburg Elementary School Cafeteria
Ottumwa's Music on Main Festival
May 30 · Market on Main
Mike Rutherford: My Dialect
June 1 - July 16 · Indian Hills Art Gallery
Science Cafe: What on Earth are GMO's?
June 2 · The Vine Coffeehouse: 1207 N. Jefferson St.
Toddler Tuesday: Forest
June 2 · Pioneer Ridge Nature Area
Ottumwa Public Library Songs & Stories
June 3 - July 29 · Ottumwa Public Library

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