Tama County, Iowa

Tama County Convention & Visitors Bureau

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Jump Start Bingo Details


Jump Start tourism page info pic

GO TO 12 TAMA COUNTY BUSINESSES in three Tama County communities



Jump Start Tama County is a local campaign to increase awareness about interesting places to visit, eat and experience throughout Tama County.


This is a three-month campaign, STARTING July 6th – September 30th.


Look for the Jump Start Tama County sign at area businesses starting in July.  A Bingo card must have signatures from at least three Tama County communities and all 12 spaces filled.  No purchase is necessary to participate, but strongly encouraged.


When you return your Jump Start Bingo Card include your name and address for the monthly drawing


15 Winners from all entries received will receive $100 in gift cards for the July Game


July Jump Start Tama County BINGO game 07/06/20 – 07/31/20, cards due to TCED by drawing on 08/07/20
August Jump Start Tama County BINGO game 08/01/20 – 08/31/20, cards due to TCED by drawing on 09/04/20
September Jump Start Tama County BINGO game 09/01/20 – 09/30/20, cards due to TCED by drawing on 10/09/20


Traer Swimming Pool


All new Traer Municipal Pool!  Slides, water features, tables & seating area, bathhouse/concessions.  Wind up in our brand new pool in beautiful Taylor Park.

Call 319-478-8760 for hours and fees
Check us out at http://www.traer.com

Sweets on Main


Old fashioned ice cream parlor.  Deli, breakfast, lunch.  Homemade ice cream, 12+ flavors.

542 – 2nd Street
Traer, IA  50675
Like us on Facebook
Mon, Wed, Thur 8am-7pm; Fri, Sat, Sun 8am-9pm
(closed Tuesdays)

La Terraza Mexican Grill


Lunch & dinner specials (food & drinks) every day.  $0.99 tacos and $5 jumbo margaritas on Taco Monday.

401 Business Highway 30 West
Toledo, IA  52342
Facebook: La Terraza Mexican Grill
Mon-Thurs 11am-10pm; Fri-Sat 11am-10:30pm; Sun 11am-9pm

Flaming Office Bar & Grill


We have always been a tavern since the ’60’s.  Voted “Best of the Best” for taverns for the last 3 years and “Best Tenderloin” for the last 2 years.  Locally owned, full fenced in beer garden.

201 W. High Street
Toledo, IA  52342
Find us on Google Maps
Open Mon-Thurs 11am-10pm; Fri-Sat 11am-2am
Pepper tournament 2nd Sunday of every month 11am-5pm

Tama-Toledo Ace Hardware


Your local hardware store for Toro, DeWalt, housewares, rentals, screen & window repairs.  Lots of variety.  We cut keys as well.

419 State Street
Tama, IA  52339
Mon-Sat 8am-6pm; Sun 11am-4pm

Otter Creek Cottage – vacation on the prairie


Located in a rural setting almost equally in the hub of 4 major cities.  45 minutes from The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID).
2 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, full kitchen, lots of amenities.
To see more details and booking, visit Evolve at https://evolvevacationrental.com/371872 or book through AirBNB.

3262 N Avenue
Tama, IA  52339
Like us on Facebook “Otter Creek Cottage – vacation on the prairie”

Dysart Illusions


Visit Dysart, home of the Great Dysart Gorge.  Located on Main Street, the 250 foot long painting is an example of anamorphic street art.  It is the largest permanent anamorphic illusion in Iowa.

Learn about this and other illusions in Dysart at: dysartillusions.blogspot.com
For more information, please visit DiscoverDysart.com
Follow us on Facebook @ VisionDysartIllusions

Brick-A-Brack Building


Featuring the Blacksmith Boutique.  Unique garden art and “market style” shopping.

302 Main Street
506 Wilson Street
Dysart, IA  52224
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Retro Rooster



Funky, junky, vintage inspired gifts and decor.  If we don’t have it . . . you don’t need it!

548 – 2nd Street
Traer, IA  50675
Tues-Fri 11am-5pm; Sat 9am-2pm; Sun 10am-3pm