August Events in Buchanan County!

There are so many activities to do, places to go and events to enjoy in Buchanan County you will not know where to start! Plan your summer around these Buchanan County events happening this August!

There is something happening every weekend in August and you will not want to miss any of these events!

August 17th

Independence – Did you know that Independence has an underground city?  Take this once a year opportunity to see the Underground Independence from 10am – 2 pm.  Go to the Wapsipinicon Mill for a walking tour guide!

Link to KWWL story on Underground Independence!

August 24th

Independence – Two great events combine into one great day!  Start your day with the annual RASH Ride  starting at 9am!  What better way to see Buchanan County but by bike!  Click HERE for more details.  After the RASH Ride head over to the Independence Brew-B-Q starting at Noon for the best BBQ and Craft Beers around!  For a full schedule of events click HERE!

Quasqueton –  August 24th

End your evening on the 24th with some of the best fish around at the Annual Quasqueton Area Historical Society Fish Fry from 5-7pm downtown Quasqueton.  Rain or Shine!

Throughout the summer, Fontana Park, which is Buchanan County‚Äôs premiere park and Interpretive Center, is joining with Jakway Park by Aurora to offer events too numerous to mention!  Just click HERE to go to our tourism page to find links to all these events and more!

Be sure to check out the new Buchanan County Tourism site www.travelbuchanan.com for these and more events throughout Buchanan County!