The Oskaloosa Area Chamber & Development Group (OACDG) is a volunteer organization of business and professional men and women who have joined together for the purpose of promoting the civic, commercial, and downtown district progress of our community. OACDG works with businesses to make Oskaloosa and Mahaska County a better place to live and work.
July 13, 2019 10:00 AM - July 13, 2019 10:00 PM
Christmas in July is an all-day family friendly event held in downtown Oskaloosa, Iowa. This unseasonable holiday event features fun for all ages, with a children's games and activities, and later on a beverage garden, bags tournament and live music. Funds raised during Christmas in July benefit the downtown lighting display, Painting with Lights.
July 25, 2019 4:00 PM - July 25, 2019 10:00 PM
A long-time community favorite, Sweet Corn Serenade is a family festival that features good food, numerous children's activities sponsored by area civic organizations, a wide variety of musical entertainers, and a large craft show.
Delicious sweet corn fresh cooked, hamburgers, pie and ice cream are available for a small charge. This event also features pedal tractor pull and a pie baking contest. This event typically brings over 5,000 patrons to downtown Oskaloosa.
December 7, 2019 7:00 PM - December 7, 2019 10:00 PM
The Lighted Christmas Parade & Festival is one of Oskaloosa's longest-standing traditions held the week following Thanksgiving, with special events planned throughout the week. Enjoy all the festivities under the glow of Painting with Lights - Oskaloosa's holiday light display.