Fall Fun at Prairie Meadows

Crisp leaves, pumpkin spice, early sunsets, and dewy mornings – fall is back! While some can’t help but countdown to the arrival of it all, others dread the forced embrace.…

Halloween Heads for Adventureland

Construction is underway on seven all-new haunted experiences at Adventureland as the Home of Iowa’s Best Thrills prepares for the first-ever Halloween event in its nearly 50-year history, Phantom Fall…

Summer Fun Has Just Begun

Prairie Meadows likes to give you a one-stop shop for all thing’s entertainment. This July, they’re hosting HORSEPOWER WEEKEND with fun for the entire family. Live racing, free Mustang car…

Celebrate Independence Day with a Bang!

America’s favorite holiday is a day to celebrate at Prairie Meadows’ All-American Extravaganza! Prairie Meadows has the flare to make your Independence Day red, white, and brilliant. With free outdoor…

The Buzz: Summer Fun in Altoona

If you’re searching for some summer fun in Iowa this season, look no further than Altoona, Iowa! We’ve got all the attractions, destinations, and events you need for a good…

Altoona’s Parks & Trails Map

Altoona’s trails weave their way throughout the city, providing access to our many parks, restaurants, and other community amenities. We created a nifty parks & trails map to help you explore all we have to offer.

The Buzz: Spring Break in Altoona

Planning a spring break staycation? Coming into town with friends or family? Have a blast right here in Altoona. Check out our suggestions for events, activities, destinations, and other spring…