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calendar of events

September 3-5

Neola Hoo Doo Days - Neola, IA

3 days event over Labor Day weekend. Street dance, lawn tractor pulls, parade, food, and beer stands.

Click Here for schedule of events.

September 10

Monarch Tagging - Hitchcock Nature Center

From 9:30-11:30am visitors have the opportunity to catch and tag monarch butterflies in the park.  Nets, tags and refreshment provided.

Visit the Hitchcock Nature Center Facebook page for details.

September 10-11

33rd Annual Carstens Farm Days - Shelby

Watch this 1880  Farmstead come to life.  Enjoy steam engines powering antique farm machinery, parade, crafts, entertainment as well as food galore.

 
 
See the full calendar
  • Motorcycle Loess Hills Scenic Byway

  • Avoca Main Street Market - June - Oct 5-7pm.

  • Hiking the Loess Hills

  • Carsten's Farm Days Sept. 10-11

  • Donia Days Aug. 27th - Macedonia

Day Trip Ideas
 

Scroll over orange dots to see communities and area attractions.

Click on orange dot to go to attraction website.

Click on blue dot to go to community website.

Hitchcock Nature Center

27792 Ski Hill Loop • 712-545-3283

Mt. Crescent Ski Area

17034 Snow Hill Land • 712-545-3850

Loess Hills Vineyard & Winery

1120 Old Lincoln Hwy. • 712-545-3054

Union Pacific Railroad Museum

200 Pearl St. • 712-329-8307

Historic Dodge House

605 S 3rd St. • 712-322-2406

Prairie Hawk Vineyard

21496 Chestnut Rd. • 712-256-6770

Prairie Crossing Vineyard & Crossing

31506 Pioneer Trail •712-487-3812

Grist Mill Fine Arts

313 Main St. • 712-486-2216

Stempel Bird Collection

311 Main St. • 712-486-2323

Pioneer Trail Museum

316 Main St. • 712-486-2323

Pottery by the Creek

13063 432nd St. • 712-486-2324

The Painted Camel Gallery

320 Main Street • 712-310-4534

Water trail accesses in Avoca,

Hancock, Oakland, Carson and Macedonia.

Botna Bend Park

42926 Mahogany Rd. • 712-741-5465

Monroe #8  1-Room Schoolhouse

610 Highland Street • 712-784-2100

Walnut Creek Historical Museum

304 Antique City Dr. • 712-784-2100

Iowa's Antique City

607 Highland St. • 712-784-2100

1885 Courthouse

203 N. Elm • 712-343-2477

Sweet Vale of Avoca Museum

504 N. Elm • 712-343-2477

Farmall-Land USA

 2101 N LaVista Heights Rd • 712-307-6806

Agricultural Sculpture

on M16 off I-80, exit 34

Stone Arch Bicycle Trail

Breezy Hills Vineyard & Winery

31735 Tamarack Rd. • 712-485-2083

Arrowhead Park

29357 310th Street • 712-485-2295

Penny's Visions Art Gallery

510 Front Street • 712-485-2618

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http://underwoodia.com

http://crescentiowa.com

http://cityofcarterlake.com/

http://travelcouncilbluffs.com/

http://cityoftreynor.com/

http://macedoniaiowa.com/

http://www.carsongov.com/

http://www.cityofoaklandiowa.com/