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

Songs & Stories with Sara Martindale
February 24 - May 25 · Ottumwa Public Library, 102 W 4th St
Annual IHCC Student Art Exhibit
April 25 - May 5 · Indian Hills Art Gallery Indian Hills Community College Ottumwa
May Breakfast & Bake Sale Fundraiser
May 4 · ORHC Cafeteria, 1001 Pennsylvania Ave
Mesh Wreath
May 5 · Wapello County Extension Office, 214 E Main
Ottumwa Public Library Preschool Storytime
May 6 - 27 · Ottumwa Public Library, 102 W 4th St
Young Artist Exhibit
May 6 - 20 · Quincy Place Mall
Cinco de Mayo
May 7 · Bridge View Center, 102 Church St


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