Washington Area Performing Arts & Events Center

The Washington Area Performing Arts and Events Center is a state-of-the-art venue for plays, musicals, concerts, recitals, comedians, dancers, speakers, festivals, business meetings, conventions, and many other events. It is a fully handicapped accessible facility offering comfortable seating for 704 patrons with a technically advanced lighting and sound system. ‰Û¡ÌÝÌÏ This center is a joint…

Summer Open House/Steak Dinner

Open House Sunday is our way of showing love to members and the surrounding community. Free steak dinner in Central Square. Massive inflatables in downtown Washington. Inspiring music & Bible message on our timeless purpose. 10am & 11am services held in the historic Marion Ave. Building, 215 South Marion, Washington.More indo at www.marionavenuebaptist.com. 653-4113.

Holiday SNOW Day

Jingle Bell Run 9-11 am at the YMCA Breakfast with Santa 8-10 am United Presbyterian Church Small Business Saturday Central Park Lighting Ceremony 6-6:30 pm Central Park Fountain Lighted Holiday Parade 6:30-7:30 pm Central Park

Parks + Recreation

Welcome to the Great Outdoors Washington’s recreational opportunities extend well beyond its quaint Central Park! The city 
and surrounding natural areas feature some of the best places to experience nature, wildlife,
 hiking, biking, boating, fishing and sports activities in Southeast Iowa. If you wish to rent one of our park facilities visit us here! With…

Ribbon Cuttings

Celebrate With Us! What is a Chamber Ribbon Cutting? A ribbon cutting is the ceremonial opening of a brand-new or newly-renovated/relocated business. This can also be done for business anniversaries or expansions. Because the ribbon cutting marks a very significant moment in the business’s history, this is a great photo opportunity. The ceremony gives the…

Central Park

Located in the historic downtown of Washington. The bandstand is used year round for entertainment and hosting of events. You will find Farmers Market and Thursday Night Live during the summer and early fall months. It is a perfect place to take a stroll or eat lunch while enjoying the fountain and downtown atmosphere.

Parks + Recreation

Washington Parks + Rec Washington’s extensive Parks system allows for endless recreational opportunities including: Sunset Park with the Washington – Steele Family Aquatic Center, New Dawn Playground, large skateboard area, basketball courts and the longest 9-hole Frisbee Golf course in the State of Iowa. Sunset Park also offers an excellent dog park. Easy access to…