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experience the tannenbaum forest in the amana colonies

Tannenbaum Forest: An Amana Original

The Amana Colonies are home to many exciting events throughout the year...there's something for everyone. Whether you want to explore your German heritage, visit artists' galleries or experience the unique heritage of the Colonies, there is an event for you.

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The Colonies have been a treasure on the Iowa prairie for over 150 years; welcoming visitors to an experience that’s as unique as you are.
Located just minutes from I-80, the seven villages of the Amana Colonies offers visitors the opportunity to step back from today’s busy pace, to relish in the comfort of locally crafted foods, furniture, art and more. The Colonies offer a unique history and culture found nowhere else in the world.
We invite you to escape the daily routine and experience our villages, meet our many artists, sample hearty foods, locally crafted beer and wine or simply stroll down our quiet streets. The Amana Colonies have something for everyone…let us handcraft an experience just for you!

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Events in the Amanas

Nov 29

Junie B. Jones in Jingle Bells Batman Smells

10:00 AM

It's time for the holiday party and Secret Santa gift exchange in Junie B. Jones' first grade classroom. But Junie can't seem to find the spirit of

Nov 29

Junie B. Jones in Jingle Bells Batman Smells

1:00 PM

It's time for the holiday party and Secret Santa gift exchange in Junie B. Jones' first grade classroom. But Junie can't seem to find the spirit of

Nov 29

Assorted Nuts!

2:30 PM

Mix together a large helping of music with more than a splash of comedy and you have a recipe for a delightfully nutty concoction that is perfect for

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