2019 Ladies Night Out

2019 Ladies Night Out is scheduled for Wednesday, March 27, 2019. The event will be held at the Oelwein Community Plaza from 6:00 - 9:00 pm. We are currently accepting nominations for "Woman of the Year". Please see the attached documents to submit your nomination. To qualify, a woman must live or work in Oelwein and have made an impact on our community. 

Tickets will go on sale for the event on Monday, February 25, 2019 at 9am. They will be $20 per person and will include entry to the event, meal, vendor viewing and special quest speaker (to be announced soon). The evening will be a fun and inspirational time, so gather your female family and friends and make plans to attend!


Woman of the Year Nomination letter



Woman of the Year Nomination form

2018 Christmas Trivia

A fun night of trivia is scheduled for December 14th at the Oelwein Community Plaza! Social Hour will be at 6pm with Trivia beginning at 7pm. Food and drinks available! Teams of up to 8 persons must pre-register! Call OCAD at 283-1105 today! 


Trivia Poster

2018 Olde Tyme Christmas

Schedule for the 2018 Olde Tyme Christmas in downtown Oelwein! New activities added this year and many great returning activities are included from past years! Bring your friends and family! You won't want to miss this magical Christmas annual event!


Poster 8.5x11

Ambassador Visits

The Ambassadors welcomed new Tipsy Nail Salon owners to Oelwein.Tipsy Nail Salon Ambassador visit

The Ambassadors congratulated Mona on her expansion at Mona's Firepit Pub and Grill.

Monas Ambassador

The Ambassadors welcomed Denise Wilson as the new manager at Maurice's.


The Ambassadors celebrated Sue Schneider's retirement with her!

Sue S

Olde Tyme Christmas Craft Show/Marketplace

Olde Tyme Christmas will be Friday, December 7th at the Oelwein Community Plaza.  If you are interested in being a vendor, please fill out the attached form, or contact the Oelwein Chamber & Area Development office at 319-283-1105 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Vendor form 2018

Spiffy Awards

Positively Oelwein Committee presented monthly Spiffy Awards to 4 residential properties and 1 business. 


August Award Winners are:

Dave and Kelli Roth 945 1st Ave SW



Eric and Kris Gamm 24 7th Ave NE



Bill and Anne Allen 116 8th Ave SE



Ray and Joyce Amber 942 1st Ave SW



Appliance Plus/US Cellular

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Clapper Award

Positively Oelwein presented the August Clapper Award to Deb Rummel and Ziana Glew from Delish.


2018 August




Oelwein Chamber

Oelwein was named "Hub City" because of the rail lines coming into town and the repair shops located there.

Deb Howard

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