Hundreds of Pumpkins - FREE Candy for children - Great Food & Gifts fill the historic downtown street of Nauvoo each October for this very popular event. You'll love the Bootiful Nauvoo Pumpkin Walk. Bring your friends and family to Nauvoo on October 24, 2015 for a night of great food, fun, and celebration.
October 24th and October 25th
God's Portion Day at Holy Trinity High School in Fort Madison.
Fort Madison Trick or Treat from 5 P.M. to 7 P.M.
Election Day for the following City Council seats: Mayor, Councilman-At-Large, 1st Ward, 3rd Ward, 4th Ward and 5th Ward 1st Ward votes at Fort Madison City Hall 811 Avenue E; 2nd Ward votes at McAleer Hall 415 11th Street; 3rd Ward votes at the Fort Madison Public Library 1920 Avenue E; 4th Ward votes at Holy Trinity Catholic School 26th Street & Avenue A and 5th Ward votes at Hillview Village 1102 48th Street. Precincts will be open from 7:00 am to 9:00 pm
November 19th - December 31st
Mount Pleasant Festival of Lights at the Old Thresher's Campground. One mile long holiday light drive through the park with over 60 displays. Thursday through Sunday evenings 5:30 P.M. - 9:00 P.M. Family vehicles are $10, vans $15, mini coach $30, and motor coach $60.
Shop n' sip at the Wine & Beer Walk! Our historic commercial district and quaint boutiques offer wine, beer and even distillery samples from local and regional producers. 5 P.M. to 8 P.M.
Community Thanksgiving will take place at the Fort Madison Middle School on Thanksgiving Day, November 26, 2015. Serving will be from 11:00am- 2:00pm with deliveries from 11:00am-1:00pm. The Thanksgiving Dinner hotline is 319-561-0535. Please call if needing a meal delivered. Orders will be taken staring November 1, 2015. If you are interested in volunteering or donating to the event, please contact the HOTLINE at 319-561-0535
November 26th - December 26th
City of Christmas display in Keokuk's Rand Park. Old favorites and new additions are part of City of Christmas that features approximately 100 displays and nearly one million lights. Visitors to the display will be able to tune into the "Voice of City of Christmas" at 90.1 on their FM radio dial as they near Rand Park and to listen to holiday carols and hear the story of City of Christmas and comments about the various displays as they travel through the myriad of lights and displays.
Fort Madison Lighted Christmas Parade down Avenue G from 11th street to Sixth Street. Bundle up and see these beautiful lighted floats to get you in the holiday spirit!
"Mistletoe on Main Street" Shop downtown Fort Madison for Small Business Saturday. While you are searching for that one special gift, your family can ring in the holiday season with Mistletoe on Main Street during the afternoon. There will be fun for the whole family from 10am to 2pm on Main Street as local carolers line the streets, children can enjoy a visit from Santa, as well as create crafts. The North Lee County Historical Society will be offering pictures with the "North Pole Express" train engine in Riverview Park. Horse wagon rides will take place from 12:30pm to 2:30pm for $2 a ride.