Welcome to Winthrop

Winthrop, Iowa, located on old Hwy. 20 between Independence and Manchester is a thriving community that is proud to be known as one of the friendliest places to visit in northeast Iowa.

Winthrop “Funnel Cake” Days Celebration

June 16th-17th 2017

Annual Winthrop Days Celebration is held every summer, during Father’s Day weekend.

  • FRIDAY – Our town celebration will be kicked off Friday night with our Annual 5k run/walk and Kids Fun Run. A movie in the park will be played at dust.
  • SATURDAY – The Antique Tractor Pull will be held on Saturday morning. Other activities will include Historical Society Open House 1-5, kid barrel train rides in the park, parade and wrapped up with fireworks done by Fabulous Fireworks!

“OLD SCHOOL” is this years celebration and parade theme. Parade will begin at 5 PM. Followed by activities in the park.
For more information contact Jayme Beyer at 563-920-2580.

7th Annual 5k Run/Walk will be held on Friday, June 16th! See registration paper form and route below for more details. Online registration available at www.GetMeRegistered.com/WinthropRun

2017 5k Registration 5k Route

Contact any of the 2017-2018 C&C Board with questions regarding events:

President, Dawn Kress 319-961-9287  dawn.kress@gmail.com (General questions and 5k registrations)

Vice President, Andrea Smith 563-929-6954 acook1734@hotmail.com

Treasurer, Annette Kress 319-981-5525 annette.kress@eastbuchanan.com

Secretary, Jayme Beyer 563-920-2580 jaymebeyer@yahoo.com (Parade entrants and questions)


*Photo credit Winthrop News