FM Wine & Beer Walk
The 11th annual event will be held Nov. 20 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in downtown Fort Madison. Pre-sale for glasses is Wed. Nov. 18 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Partners office at 614 7th Street. Price is $10 at the event, $15 afterwards. Call 319-372-5471 for more details
Enchanted Forest 2020
This year the annual Christmas Tree display will be at 927 Avenue G, behind Aldo. Businesses interested in having a tree in the enchanted forest are encouraged to email Savanna at firstname.lastname@example.org. Cost to be included is $25 and businesses provide their own tree and decorations. The forest is open on Tuesday’s in December from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday’s from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.; after the Lighted Parade on Nov. 27 and during Mistletoe on Main Street Nov. 28.
This years event is Friday, Nov. 27 in downtown beginning at 6:30 p.m. Float work nights are Monday’s beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the warehouse on 12th and Avenue I.
Holiday Window Competition
Enter your business in the FM Partner’s Holiday Window Display competition. Decorate your window, send us a picture and get “likes” on Facebook. The business with the most hits wins. Deadline for photo submissions is Dec. 3 and photos will go live on Facebook with voting from Dec. 4-11th. Winners will be announced on Dec. 14.
FMAAA November Exhibit
Curt Swarm brings his multi-media art offerings to the Fort Madison Area Arts Assocation during the month of November. half of all proceeds will go to the FMAAA Raise the Roof fundraiser. The center, at 825 Avenue G, is open Tuesday, Thusday-Saturday from noon to 7 p.m.
Canine Corral Tree planting
Volunteers are needed beginning at 10 a.m. to help plant trees in Canine Corral do park in Rode Park. Volunteers need to show up before 10 a.m. to learn how to property plant the many donated trees.
The Fort Madison annual Community Thanksgiving will be held by take-out or delivery only this year due to coronavirus restrictions. Meals will be served from noon to 2 p.m. carry out. Call the Thanksgiving hotline at 319-318-2245 to reserve your meals for carry out or delivery and to volunteer to help. This year’s meal will consist of turkey, mashed potatoes, green bean casserole, a dinner role and a cookie.
West Point Wine & Beer Walk
The West Point Wine & Beer Walk will take place on Dec. 4, 2020 on the square from 5 to 8 p.m.