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Things to do at the JunctionTown Showdown

Stay for the day or come every day. There will be plenty to do and see.

Truck & Tractor Pull

The Truck & Tractor Pull staging area is also open to the public.  On Friday, from 3 pm-6 pm Kids Truck & Treat, kids can meet the drivers and get treats from participating trucks.

Experience the excitement of the JunctionTown Showdown Truck & Tractor Pull. Get ready for a thrilling competition as powerful trucks showcase their strength and agility. Don’t miss out on this exhilarating event – get your ticket now!

Qualifying Pedal Pull
Pedal Pull contestant

New for this year is the Qualifying Pedal Pull in one of the 4H buildings for the youngsters.

Truck Show
Truck Show lineup of trucks

The Truck Show and the vendor fair are FREE and open from 9:00 am to 11:00 pm. The Truck & Tractor Pull staging area is also open to the public.

New this year is the Truck Show beauty contest. The Truck Show judging will include People’s Choice. As you walk around with your ballot, vote for your favorites in each Truck Class.

Food Vendors
BBQ Setup

There will be lots of food and drink to choose from. From steaks, burgers, brisket,  pizza, wraps, corndogs, biscuits & gravy, walking tacos, and pulled pork with all the sides to ice cream, funnel cakes, slushies, popcorn, snow cones, and root beer floats. See our list of food vendors

Clarke County Fairgrounds will also be serving alcohol during the events!

Vendor Alley
Father and son walking through vendor fair

Browse through a wide range of merchandise.

Things to Do Nearby in Osceola

Osceola Iowa Forth of July 2024
Osceola Independence Day Celebration

Osceola Independence Day is the largest 4th of July Celebration in South-Central Iowa.

Starting Friday, June 30th, and including a July 4th parade at 10 am and a talent show at 12:30 pm. The Fireworks Show will be on July 5th. Learn more from the Osceola Chamber and follow on Facebook for the latest updates.


8.5 Miles NE of Osceola on County Rd R50

  • 40 acres home to an amazing evergreen timber that is open to public hunting.
  • It includes a 3-acre pond stocked with bluegill, catfish, and crappie, perfect for fishing.
  • Features a picnic area at the main entrance.
  • The trails located here allow for hiking, bird watching, mushrooming, berry picking, and cross-country skiing.

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Courtyard | 100 S Main St | Osceola | IA

  • Tuesdays and Saturdays, the Farmers’ Market begins in late Spring and continues through October.
  • Tuesdays, 3 pm-6 pm
  • Saturdays, 8 am-12 pm (Saturday Fall
  • Hours begin Sept 21, 9 am-12 pm)

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Intersection Main & East Clay St

  • Security cameras overlook the well-lit parking lot.
  • Located in our Main Street district for quick access to local eateries and shopping.
  • Restored to its original glory, our Historic Depot is a stop on the Amtrak route and is recognized in the “Great American Stations.”

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    1030 South Main St | Osceola | IA

    • Open by appointment from May through September.
    • Free will donation.
    • Established in 1971 to preserve and collect Clarke County historical articles.

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    400 E Fayette St | Osceola | IA

    • A beautiful and challenging 9-hole golf course that offers 9 and 18-hole green fees.
    • Golf cart rentals are available.
    • The clubhouse is available to rent for special events.

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    The intersection of W. Shaw St & N. Fillmore St

    • The park includes half pipe, quarter pipe, cow catcher, various grind rails, and more.
    • It was made possible with the assistance of the Clarke County Development Corporation and a very generous donation from Mrs. Becky Persels.

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    9 Miles NW of Osceola off County Rd R35

    • A 287-acre area that is open to public use for hunting, hiking, mushrooming, and berry picking.

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    South of Hwy 69 and East on H45

    • 68 acres that provide habitat to an abundance of wildlife.
    • Open to hunting, hiking, mushrooming, and berry picking.

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    1400 W Clay St | Osceola | IA

    • ‘Iowa Born & Raised’
    • Taste & Tour Revelton Distillery with the owner, Rob Taylor.
    • Enjoy live music every Saturday night paired with a tasty cocktail.

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    Get in Touch. Get Involved.

    For Questions regarding the JunctionTown Showdown Truck Show & Tractor Pull, contact us at or call:

    Junction Town Showdown Truck Show Tractor Pull logo

    Keaton Giza
    (641) 202-6332

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