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
IHCC Annual Art Faculty Exhibition
November 24 - December 11 · Indian Hills Art Gallery
Dueling Pianos
November 28 · Hotel Ottumwa
OTown Downtown Small Business Saturday
November 29 · Downtown Ottumwa
Ottumwa RC Flyers Open Flying
December 2 · Bridge View Center
Indian Hills Fall Play: A Tuna Christmas
December 4 - 6 · St. John Auditorium
Christmas Tree Wanderland
December 5 - 7 · McHaffey Opera House


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