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calendar of events

July 27-August 1

Westfair - Council Bluffs

Enjoy the West Pottawattamie County Fair at the Farigrounds east of I-80 on Highway 6 in Council Bluffs.  4-H exhibits, animal shows, tractor pulls, ATV Motorcycle races, figure 8 races, bands and don't forget the food.  For a printable flyer on all the fun fair acitivities click here.

 

July 30

5th Annual Mud Run - Carson

Join the muddy fun at the 5th annual mud run and volleyball tournament. More detail to follow. 

August 4-6

Carson Rodeo and Jubilee

Carson Rodeo and Jubilee. 3 big days of fun family activities. Kids night July 30, Street Dance July 31, Parade 10:30 Aug. 1, Fireworks after Rodeo.

Carson Rodeo You Tube

 
 
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  • Motorcycle Loess Hills Scenic Byway

  • Carson Mud Run July 30

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

  • Hiking the Loess Hills

  • Carson Rodeo August 4-6

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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