Lunch A La Art @ Fort Madison Area Arts Association
Sep 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Lunch is available for purchase at the event for $7.00. An advanced registration by calling the Fort Madison Area Arts Association at 319-372-3996 is greatly appreciated.

Horans Cabaret Big Fish Day @ Horans Cabaret 13th & Ave G
Sep 30 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Grand Opening Celebration @ Dollhouse Dreams
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm


Giveaways every hour!

Melissa & Doug toys – Save 20% through the month of October

Miniatures – Save 10% in honor of Miniatures Month


Come in and say “#MINIME” for a free ice cream cone from Brenda’s Old Fashioned Ice Cream Parlor!!!


Fall Fling @ Downtown Fort Madison
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

The businesses of downtown Fort Madison will be hosting the Fall Fling, October 1st from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Celebrate the changing of the seasons with giveaways, wine tastings, drawings, sales, and food vendors!

Participating businesses include:

The Colony Shop & Bridal Loft
Dogs & Divas
Mobile Nursing
Funky Cowgirl
Under The Sun
Stage 2
Rev Fitness
Two Rivers Insurance
Faeth’s Cigar Store
The Apron Bake Shoppe & Café
Atlas Steakhouse
Something To Do Downtown

Visit the Grand Opening Celebration of Dollhouse Dreams at 820 Avenue G from 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Owner Brenda Derr has the largest selection of Melissa & Doug toys in Iowa, and has expanded to open an ice cream parlor and kids zone. Customers can save 20% through the month of October during their huge kickoff sale! All miniatures will be 10% off in honor of Miniature Month. Hungry for hand scooped ice cream? Use #MINIME for a free ice cream cone!

FM Council Mtg @ Fort Madison City Hall
Oct 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Business Women Connect @ Palms Restaurant
Oct 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

“Community Involvement ~ Is it Necessary?” is the topic Karyl Bohnsack with cover during this quarterly luncheon.  Invite a female colleague to join you to this informative and powerful female only opportunity.

Business Women Connect brings women of diverse occupations together to foster both personal and professional growth through leadership, education and networking support. 

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Horans Cabaret Reuben Day @ Horans Cabaret 13th and G
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
YP Sunday Funday Bags Tournament @ Baxter Sports Complex
Oct 9 @ 12:30 pm

Get additional information here ~~~ Young Professionals Bags Tournament

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Horans Cabaret Big Fish Day @ Horans Cabaret 13th & Ave G
Oct 14 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sensational Chefs @ Apron Bake Shoppe & Cafe
Oct 15 all-day
Sensational Chefs @ Apron Bake Shoppe & Cafe | Fort Madison | Iowa | United States

Fort Madison Main Street is pleased to announce the return of the award winning dining experience Sensational Chefs! Sensational Chefs has received an award for the best fundraiser in the state of Iowa. Sensational Chefs features two local chefs who prepare a 5 course meal with wine for 25-30 guests.

2016’s Chefs will be serving decadent meals in October and November at The Apron Bake Shoppe & Cafe in downtown Fort Madison. Each chef has created a stellar menu. On October 15th, spend the evening enjoying succulent dishes including stuffed pork loin roast with apples and pecans with chefs Ellen & John Hundt. Couples Kevin & Julie Moon and Frank & Rhonda Pieper, will be transporting attendees and their taste buds to the Hawaiian Islands on November 5th.

To purchase tickets, please call 319-372-5471 or email