Osceola, Iowa - Calendar

Jul 01, 2017 - 6:30 AM – Jul 01, 2017 - 9:30 AM

4th Annual Firecracker Fun Run

4th of July Fun in Osceola!

The 4th annual Firecracker Fun Run is back on Saturday, July 1st in downtown Osceola!  Registration starts at 6am in the Mosaic parking lot, across the street from the Osceola Fire Station.  The race begins at 7am.

The race will be the same course as the last few years, starting at Mosaic, running out to the new Percussion restaurant, and then back to Mosaic.  Signs and volunteers along the route will help make sure you don’t lose your way in this race!

Sign up by 5pm on Friday, June 9th and you can get the Early Bird discount of $15.  You also get registered for the Early Bird prize, given out the day of the race, and you get a T-shirt from the event.

We accept registrations after the June 9th deadline, but we cannot guarantee a shirt for runners that sign up after that date.  Sign ups after June 9th are $20.

Sign up by going to www.raceentry.com and searching for Firecracker Fun Run.  Or you can click the QR Code seen below or on the flyers around town.  Share your registration and save an extra $1 on registration!

There will be prizes for the top three finishers in both male and female categories, so get signed up now and start
practicing your running. 

We will also be giving out a couple of Best Theme Awards, so come dressed to represent the 4th of July Theme: Back to the Future!


Jul 27, 2017 - 5:30 PM – Jul 27, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Meet Your Merchants

Who's Who in Local Business!
Celebrate local business with Osceola Chamber Main Street!

On Thursday, July 27th, Osceola Chamber Main Street will host Meet Your Merchants as our Thursday Night in the Park.  It will be on the Courthouse Lawn from 5:30pm-8pm.

Local OCMS investors will be set up on the square, telling you about the different ways their business can help you!  Meet with the local team and local owners to see all of the great variety we have in Osceola.  There will be a few kids activities as well, including bounce house, so let them play while you look at the great information on display.

We will have music as well as country artist Royce Johns performs from the stage.  The stage is also where we will be giving away door prizes.  Don't forget to get your tickets from the different booths and from the food stand.  Each person gets a ticket as they go through the food line.

Did someone say food!?  That's right!  There will be a free meal served by the OCMS Board of Directors.  There will be pulled pork sandwiches, chips, and drinks provided by Subway, Osceola Foods, and Junction Creamery.  HyVee will cook the dinner and will be providing a 20th anniversary cake and ice cream for dessert!

That's right!  OCMS turns 20 this year and we want to celebrate with you!  We are working on some special offers so stay come out to Meet Your Merchants this year and have a party with us!
Aug 05, 2017 - 8:00 AM – Aug 05, 2017 - 4:00 PM

3rd Annual Summer Soiree Car Show

A Car Show Destined to Become a Classic!

On Saturday, August 5th, Lakeside Casino and Osceola Chamber Main Street are bringing back our classic car show for a triumphant third year!

The Summer Soiree Car Show will be on Saturday, August 5th in downtown Osceola.  Registration will go from 8am-10am with the car show itself going from 10am-1pm.  Awards will be handed out at 2pm from the bandstand.

There are a lot of great things to keep you busy during the show too.  There will be a lot of vendors on hand, showcasing some of the great talent in the area.  The Clarke County Farmer’s Market will be set up as well.  There will be food trucks as well as a great scavenger hunt through local businesses.

Iowa Rock ‘N Roll Hall of Fame Inductees, The Echo’s V, will be on stage, playing live music from 10am-2pm, helping you relive the good ole days of cars and rock!

Sign up by July 19th and get registered for only $15.  Plus, get an additional ticket for the Early Bird drawing.  Registration after the deadline or the day of the event is $20.  Fill out the registration form on the next page to get signed up as soon as possible.

There is no rain date for this event.


Aug 27, 2017 - 1:00 PM – Aug 27, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Osceola Latino Festival

It's a Fiesta in Osceola!
More information coming soon
Sep 16, 2017 - 5:00 PM – Sep 16, 2017 - 9:00 PM

Sportsman's Banquet

Help Build Trails in the Community!
More information coming soon!
Oct 27, 2017 - 6:00 PM – Oct 27, 2017 - 9:00 PM

Zombie Prom Fun!

A Spooky Treat for Halloween!
More details to follow!
Oct 31, 2017 - 5:30 PM – Oct 31, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Trunk or Treat

Sweet Treats on the Square
Information coming soon
Nov 03, 2017 - 5:00 PM – Nov 03, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Let's Wine About Winter Wine Walk

Sip & Stroll Through Downtown Osceola!
More information coming soon!
Dec 09, 2017 - 3:00 PM – Dec 09, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Holiday Brilliance

Have a Holly Jolly Christmas in Osceola!
More details to come.