ICON 2016 NEWS!
ICON 2016: Homecoming is less than a month away!
Check out our links below to make the most of your trip to The Video Game Capital of the World!
- Ottumwa, Iowa -- long famous as the "Video Game Capital of the World" -- flexes its video game muscles
- during the weekend of August 5 - 7, 2016, when it plays host to a Video Game Festival, an Iowa Film Premiere
- of Man VS Snake, the induction of the Class of 2015 for the International Video Game Hall of Fame (IVGHOF),
- and the inauguration of a Video Game "Walk of Fame".
ICON 2016: Itinerary FUN for everyone beginning Friday, August 5th through Sunday, August 7th.
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- Explore Ottumwa Ottumwa... the name means place of perseverance and land of rippling waters.
- Ottumwa embodies the westward expansion of the United States, plentiful game, good fishing,
- and the river's rippling waters. Ottumwa is once again growing and thriving. New businesses continue to
- open and expand, preserving Ottumwa's place as regional economic center. Now more than ever, there are
- more reasons than ever to come to Ottumwa, stay in Ottumwa, and take pride in Ottumwa.
More information on the International Video Game Hall of Fame can be found here: International Video Game Hall of Fame