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The 13th Annual Iowa Sculpture Festival

The Iowa Sculpture Festival is Newton’s annual celebration of art and sculpture. The purpose of the two-day festival is to celebrate the development and growth of sculpture as the ultimate art form and to feature […]

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Newton Talks Wellness

“Newton Talks” is a new educational series featuring local residents with inspiring stories. The Newton Wellness Coalition is kicking off the series with Newton Talks Wellness,  which will feature stories about overcoming disabilities, implementing meaningful […]

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Mark your calendar for Newton Fest!

If you like to have fun, you’ll love Newton Fest. The brand new, community event will be a three day Newton extravaganza celebrating the very best of Newton June 12 -14. The festival is jam […]

Get to know Newton, Iowa’s community partners

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Get to Know Newton

“Get to Know Newton” is a new way to introduce people to Newton, Iowa. Located 30 minutes East of downtown Des Moines, our central Iowa location makes us the perfect City for raising a family, starting a business, or building a home. The Newton, Iowa community has many great amenities – excellent schools, unique entertainment, and beautiful parks. “Get to Know Newton” is our open invitation to organizations, companies, and individuals to get to know our community. If you haven’t been to Newton, join us by watching a race at the Iowa Speedway, catching a movie at the Valle Drive-In, or visiting for events such as the Iowa Sculpture Festival or the Bowlful of Blues. If you are a long-time Newton, Iowa resident, revisit the things you love about your community. Get to know Newton, Iowa today by following us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. To share your own Newton, Iowa stories and join the conversation, use the hashtag #KnowNewton.