- Our list of the best things to do in Indianola, Iowa, features the top 76 nearby activities — including 33 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Indianola, IA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Entertainment & Shows, Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 10 things to do within the city of Indianola, IA , followed by 66 popular activities in nearby cities, including Des Moines, West Des Moines, Urbandale, Altoona, Ankeny, Winterset, Knoxville and Johnston
La Vida Loca Winery 7852 Jesup St, Indianola, IA MoreLess Info
Sample sweet, semisweet, or dry wine at family-owned winery, then take home a bottle and wineglasses
Oenophiles love the Summerset Winery in Indianola, Iowa, an award-winning winery in a gorgeous setting. This family-owned winery welcomes visitors and provides a non-intimidating setting for guests who are new to the world of wine.
Located on the banks of Lake Ahquabi, Indianola's Lake Ahquabi State Park is a popular destination for camping, swimming, boating and picnicking. It has a beach shelter and tent campsites, but is closed during the winter.
Visit the colorful and inventive National Balloon Museum in Indianola, Iowa to celebrate one of the most adrenaline rushing activities known to man! Enjoy pictures, demonstrations, and the science behind hot air ballooning, as well as a look at a full hot air balloon up close and personal.
Visitors to Iowa wanting a unique point of view can take a ride with National Balloon Classic. The company offers solo or group hot air balloon rides, as well as areas for spectators to watch the balloons while enjoying a picnic.
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7852 Jesup Street, Indianola, IA 50125 MoreLess Info
Winning awards for its creative wines, La Vida Loca Winery is a local favorite with much to offer. With Dinner on the Deck events held throughout the summer, guests have the opportunity to try a variety of different wine pairings.
A movie theater with seven auditoriums, Paramount 7 Theatres displays first-run feature films using digital projection and sound. The theater offers RealD 3D movies, birthday party hosting and a snack bar with food and drinks.
Named for benefactors Mr. and Mrs. William Buxton, Buxton Park is situated on 5.4 acres and is home to a butterfly garden, arboretum and ornamental fountain. It provides benches, a gazebo and a trail suitable for biking and walking.