Stop by Westwood Golf Course this Summer!

By |August 8th, 2017|

Westwood Golf Course strives to provide you an exceptional golfing experience. From the rolling hills on the front nine to the challenging holes associated with the back nine, you are sure to find Westwood a fun and exciting course to play!

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Iowa Speedway Fans to Get Glimpse at the Future of IndyCars

By |August 4th, 2017|

Fans are invited to the free Universal Body Kit test on August 10th. This is a free event and open to the public from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CT. Viewing will be from the Newton Club, where fans can watch the action from seats overlooking the Start / Finish line.

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Newton’s Eilert Demonstrates Chicken-Calling on NBC

By |June 27th, 2017|

Bonnie Swalwell Eilert, a Newton resident, went on one of the biggest adventures of her life last spring as she showed off her chicken-calling, spunky on Little Big Shots: Forever Young.

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Eight Things to Know Before Heading to Iowa Speedway

By |June 19th, 2017|

Newton is home to Iowa Speedway and the race weekends are just around the corner. We have eight tips for anyone who is planning to attend their first, or 25th, race.

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Metallica Makes Newton Final Addition to WorldWired Tour

By |April 17th, 2017|

Newton will play host to Metallica's WorldWired tour as it makes a stop to play a special benefit show for The Native Fund on Friday, June 9. Joining Metallica on stage will be Avenged Sevenfold and Volbeat.

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Eight Things to Know Before Heading to Valle Drive-In

By |March 29th, 2017|

Newton is home to Valle Drive-In, Iowa’s oldest and best drive in! Open from Memorial Day through Labor Day, you know you’ll want to take in a double feature this summer. To make sure you’re prepared, here are 8 things to know before you head out to enjoy a movie (or two!) with friends and […]

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1000 Books Before Kindergarten

By |January 10th, 2017|

Earlier this year, the Newton Public Library launched a new program, “1000 Books Before Kindergarten”. It is a nationwide program in which many public libraries are participating. The program’s purpose is to encourage parents and caretakers to make daily reading with their child a habit.

Research shows that the most reliable predictor of school success is […]

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Celebrate the Fourth of July in Newton!

By |June 27th, 2016|

Visit Newton to celebrate the Fourth of July!

9:30 a.m. 4th of July Parade: The Newton Chamber of Commerce is hosting Newton’s annual 4th of July Parade. This year’s parade theme is “Salute to Presidents.” The route will begin at Newton DMACC Campus, head east down 1st Avenue, turn north at E 4th St, and head west on […]

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2016 Iowa Speedway Schedule

By |May 31st, 2016|

Get to know Newton at the fastest short track on the planet! Here is your 2016 Iowa Speedway Racing and Entertainment Schedule:

 

June 18: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series 200

June 18: NAPA Auto Parts Concert Series featuring Buckcherry

June 19: NASCAR XFINITY Series American Ethanol 250

July 9: ARCA Racing Series 150 presented by Casey’s General Stores

July 9: NAPA […]

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