The Creston Chamber of Commerce
Welcomes You To Creston, Iowa

Creston is located in the beautiful rolling hillsides of southwest Iowa. As you learn more about Creston
we hope you will see all that Creston, the regional center of Southwest Iowa,  and the surrounding area have to offer. The citizens of Creston are proud of their community and look forward to sharing it with you.

                                   Come and discover the opportunities that await you in Creston, where the attitudes and                                                hospitality of our community welcomes people of all ages.

As the regional hub of southwest Iowa for business, education, medicine, industry, shopping and recreation, Creston caters to residents and visitors wanting small-town service with big-town products. Creston has many interesting shops where there is always a friendly face and home-town hospitality. 

It is the largest city between Des Moines and Council Bluffs (2010 Census) in southwest Iowa (I - 80 to the North, I - 35 to the East, the Missouri border to the South and the Missouri River to the West.

Creston has been recognized as a Certified Connected Community by the State of Iowa.

            Creston is a Home Base Iowa Community. Home Base Iowa's mission is to make Iowa the state of choice for military men and women as they transition to civilian careers.


Enjoy a video tour of Creston

The Creston Chamber of Commerce Video





Learn More
Chamber of Commerce interactive calendar:

All upcoming events can be found on the Creston Chamber of Commerce interactive calendar. If you would like something added to the calendar please email the chamber at : with the information.

Chamber Ribbon Cuttings,
 Coffees and MORE
10,000 Crestonians
4th of July Celebration

Schedule of Events
June 29th - July 4th

4th of July Parade Information

4th of July Parade Entry Form

4th of July Talent Show Entry Form


41st Annual
Creston/Southwest Iowa
Hot Air Balloon Day
September 14, 15 & 16, 2018


The Creston Sesquicentennial will take place
during 2019 with
the Celebration being held from June 29th through July 6th.

If you have ideas for the year or an event please call the Chamber so that they may be passed along.


Creston: Arts Gallery

Enjoy art in Uptown Creston at the Creston: Arts Gallery in the Restored Depot, 116 West Adams Street. The Gallery is open Monday through Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and
Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.


Creston/Union County Visitor Center
626 New York Avenue
is now open for the season

For information please call the
Creston Chamber of Commerce at

Union County Historical Village
is Open from 1 to 4:30 p.m.
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Memorial Day to Labor Day.

If you would like additional information or
schedule a tour please call
Dick at 641-782-4000


The Creston Farmer's Market
is open for the 2018 Season at McKinley Park
from 4 to 6:30 p.m. The Market will be open Monday's through September 24th.

For more information please call
Brian at 1-641-247-1663

  208 West Taylor/Hwy 34 West    P.O. Box 471, Creston, Iowa 50801      Ph: 641-782-7021   Fax: 641-782-7022   Design: three C design