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Dueling Pianos featuring Party! Party!

On Thursday, July 30 at 7:00 p.m. join us at Maytag Park in Newton for a special evening of music featuring Dueling Pianos with special guest Party! Party!

This event will be a family-friendly, fun, interactive […]

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“Get to Know Newton” named Program of the Year

The City of Newton, Iowa recently received the Program of the Year award from the Iowa City Manager’s Association (IaCMA) for the City’s work on the “Get to Know Newton” community outreach project.

IaCMA’s annual awards […]

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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 […]

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.