News & Notes

Veterans Virtual Coffeehouse | Mondays, 8-9am

CALLING ALL VETERANS AND MILITARY SPOUSES Start your week with the Veterans Business Outreach Center’s President, Darcella Craven, and some of the country’s top business professionals, for their weekly virtual coffeehouse series. The informal chats will cover various topics from Business Finance, Marketing Your Business, Servant Leadership, and much more. Register and learn more here. … [Read More]

Paint the Town | Oct. 3, McGregor & Marquette

Paint the town in McGregor and Marquette! October 3, 12-4pm Do you like to paint? Join us for the first ever Paint the Town event in McGregor and Marquette! Enjoy an afternoon creating your own painting of the most beautiful historic towns in a fall setting! No need to be a pro – come enjoy … [Read More]

Witches’ Night Out | Oct. 8, Elkader

Witches’ Night Out (Warlocks welcome too!) October 8, 4-8pm in Elkader Come in costume for a spooktacular shopping experience! Pick up your Give a Hoot game card at Keystone Park for a chance to win $50 in Chamber Dollars.  For more information, call 563-245-2857.

HawkWatch | Oct. 3, Marquette

HawkWatch to be Celebrated on October 3rd On Saturday, October 3, 2020 the Driftless Area Wetlands Centre, in partnership with Upper Iowa Audubon Society and Driftless Area Bird Conservation will host HawkWatch. This event celebrates the magnificent fall migration of hundreds of thousands of raptors and other birds along the Mississippi River Flyway. HawkWatch is … [Read More]

Northeast Iowa Farm Crawl

The Northeast Iowa Farm Crawl is online and in person this year! Visit for a list of participating businesses. FarmCrawl 2020 Designfile

Drive the Great River Road Month

Celebrate Drive the Great River Road Month all September long Motorists encouraged to experience ‘America’s Greatest Drive’ this fall The Mississippi River Parkway Commission is inviting motorists to celebrate the Great River Road—whether they’re taking a daylong excursion or just dreaming about their next road trip—during Drive the Great River Road Month, which celebrates one … [Read More]

Maiden Voyage Tours Sunset Cruises

Maiden Voyage Tours is offering sunset cruises on Saturdays and Sundays at 7pm, launching from Marquette. Book online today or call 563-880-8970 for an unforgettable Mississippi River experience!

Clayton County Farmers Markets

Warmer weather is here and with it, farmers markets! Find fresh produce, flowers, and more at one of Clayton County’s seven markets!