Welcome to Guttenberg, Iowa!
THINGS TO DO
Why Choose Guttenberg
Guttenberg, Iowa is a Great Place to vacation, live, and work. Enjoy family boating on the Mississippi River, watching eagles soar in the sunrise, and viewing the sunset on a river beach. Browse unique retail shops, antique stores, and enjoy casual restaurants or fine dining. Stay in our comfortable hotels and bed and breakfasts. Stroll the two mile river walk, join our family events in the park or check out Lock and Dam #10. Visit nearby local and state parks. Nestled between limestone bluffs and the Mississippi River, Guttenberg is a "Great Place" for families young and old. Vibrant community spirit, extraordinary natural beauty, hardworking reliable workforce, comprehensive health care facilities, excellent schools and year-round recreation make Guttenberg a "Great Place" to do business, live, work and play. Designated as an Iowa Great Place.
One of the great Mississippi River Towns!
Named one of "America's 20 Prettiest Towns" by Forbes
June 27: Farmers Market, 8am-noon, 400 Blk. S. River Park Dr., live music
July 3: Stars & Stripes Celebration at 3pm, parade line up at 6pm behind Meuser Lumber Co. (all are welcome to participate), parade begins at 7pm & Fireworks at dusk
July 3: Interact 5K Walk/Run, registration at 8am, run at 9, meet in gazebo north of CRHS (131 S. River Park Dr.) For more info, contact Brianna Finnegan by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
July 10: River of Music (free concert in park band shelter), 6-8pm, Guttenberg German Band
July 14: Free Songs of Hope Concert at City Hall (502 S. First St.) 7pm
July 17: River of Music (free concert in park band shelter), 6-8pm, Friends of Backbone Bluegrass
July 24: River of Music (free concert in park band shelter), 6-8pm, The Side Project
uly 10: River of Music (free concert in park band shelter), 6-8pm, Guttenberg German BandJuly 31: River of Music (free concert in park band shelter), 6-8pm, Sounds of Nashville
Farmers Market: Saturdays, 8-noon, 400 block S. River Park Dr.
River of Music concert schedule available here!
Calling all fishermen and women! Submit a photo of your greatest catch to the email address below for inclusion in a display during Celebrate the River August 7-9!
Read about us on traveliowa.com's blog!
Guttenberg Development and Tourism (GD&T)
323 S River Park Drive
P.O. Box 536
Guttenberg IA 52052-0536
***Best of Guttenberg 2014 Contest Results***
Best Website - Creativity Center & Shepherd Gallery
Best Storefront - Kuempel's True Value Hardware
Best View - Riverview Cafe
Best Customer Service - Brown's Sales & Leasing
Best Pie - Picket Fence Cafe
Best Pizza - Joe's Pizza
Best Fish - Stadium Bar & Grill
Best Burger - Greaser's Drive-In
Best Bloody Mary - Dam Riverview Sports Bar
Best Overall - Blooming Branches
The ice carving demonstration at 2015 Eagle Watch was sponsored by Divine Current Massage & Natural Gifts and Shepherd Gallery & Creativity Center. Thank you to our sponsors! For larger poster, click here.
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