Mark your calendars! The 2014 Thanks with Franks will be September 4 from 5-7 p.m. on the Newton Courthouse lawn. The Young Professionals of Jasper County are once again hosting this fun, festival of hot dogs. […]
This coming weekend, August 1st and 2nd, the Iowa Speedway will host the Autolite Irdium XP 150, NASCAR K&N Pro Series and the U.S. Cellular 250 presented by New Holland NASCAR Nationwide Series. Check […]
The Bowlful of Blues is Newton’s annual music festival, hosted by the South Skunk Blues Society at the Maytag Bowl in historic Maytag Park. The Bowlful of Blues brings in top blues artists from […]
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“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.