Events in Tama County

Date:                Thursday, July 12

Event:              Otter Creek Kids Camp

Location:          Otter Creek Lake & Park, 2283 Park Road, Toledo

Time:                9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Description:      For kids in grades 3rd through 8th; choose four classes from 12 options at $5 per

                        class;            Classes include: young leaders in training, nature photography;

                        monarchs on the move; archery; air rifles; pondering; geocaching; pre-historic

                        creatures; amazing animal adaptation; camp fire cooking; fishing; and canoeing

                        Equipment will be provided along with water bottles, snacks, and lunch

Contact:           641-752-4645,


Date:                Friday, July 13

Event:              Toledo Farmers Market

Location:          Courthouse square, 100 W. High Street, Toledo

Time:                5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Description:      Fresh bakery, produce, bedding plants

Contact:           Dawn Troutner, 641-691-9710,


Date:                Friday, July 13

Event:             Live Entertainment at Meskwaki

Location:          Meskwaki Veterans Convention Center, 1504 – 305th Street, Tama

Time:                doors open @ 7pm, show begins @ 8:00 p.m.

Description:      Blues Traveler will be performing

                        Must be 21 years of age to enter.

Contact: , 800-728-4263 ext. 2230

Date:                MondaySaturday, July 16-21

Event:              Tama County Fair

Location:          Fairgrounds, 1217 – 175th Street, Gladbrook

Description:      Tama County youth from 4-H club organizations and FFA chapters display

                        exhibits & animals; challenge event is “Recycle, Rescue, Restore or

                        Reuse”; kids’ crafts each day; Fair queen selection on Tuesday; fashion show on

                        Wednesday; Watermelon feed & Pee Wee Wranglers on Friday; Fun Night on


Contact:           641-484-2703,

Date:                Tuesday, July 17

Event:              Dysart Farmers Market

Location:          Main Street, uptown Dysart

Time:                4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Description:      Fresh bakery, produce, bedding plants

Contact:           Rhonda, 641-485-0179