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Hosts: Mike & Kim Bowlin
1140 Larch Ave, Kalona, Iowa 52247
319-656-3824 -or- Cell: 319-471-2832

2 guest rooms
Email: CHouse@kctc.net

Come and relax in the country. The best of days gone by is depicted in our antique décor. Watch the sunset or wake up with the sunrise, stroll past neighboring Amish farms, or sit on our porch swing. Visit Kalona's shops (quilts, crafts, antiques, gifts), swim in local public pool, or golf at Kalona's nearby course.

-Approximately 5 acres of rural farm setting
-House built 1918
-Carriage House built 1996 (2 rooms with private baths)
-Parking available off street/not covered
-Property is easily accessed by the hard of  hearing
-Property has limited access for visually  impaired

This property is noted for:
-Great food (for MENUS)
-Romantic escape
-Peaceful getaway


Kalona 2011 Calendar of Events


Chamber of Commerce Garage Sale
January 14-15 - Chamber of Commerce

Firemen's Pancake Breakfast Benefit
April 2 - Kalona Fire Station
Serving 6am-1pm

Spring Draft Horse Sale
April 11-12 - Kalona Sales Barn

Kalona Quilt Show & Sale
April 28-30 - Kalona Community Center
April 28 - Early Bird entry 5pm-8pm
April 29 - Friday 9am-7pm
April 30 - Saturday 9am-5pm

Craft Show
April 29-30 - Chamber of Commerce

Rotary Omelet Breakfast
May 7 - Kalona Methodist Church
Serving 6:30am-11am

Kalona City Wide Garage 1Sale
May 7 - Saturday All Day

Iowa Mennonite Relief Sale
June 3-4 - Johnson County Fairgrounds
Iowa City, IA

Kalona Village Antique Show & Sale
June 10-11 - Kalona Historical Village

Independance Day Celebration
July 3 evening
Shiloh Amphitheater
(Rain Date: July 4th)

Kalona Bluegrass Festival
July 8-10 Windmill Ridge Campground

Iowa State Fair
August 11-21 - Des Moines, IA
Kalona Booth - Varied Industry Building

Vintage Car Show
September 10 - 5pm
Tuscan Mon Restaurant

Kalona Fall Festival
September 23-24 (Hwy. 22 & 9th St.)
Kalona Historical Village
Friday 9am-9pm
Saturday 9am-5pm
Old time demonstrations, crafts, homemade
foods, Museums Open (Admission)

Fall Draft Horse Sale
October 17 - Kalona Sales Barn

Pleasantview Home Benefit Sale
October 21-22 - Kalona Sales Barn

P. Buckley Moss Show
October 28-29 - The Village Shoppe

Yotty's Peanut Days
December 1-3

Antique Show - Riverside Casino
December 2-4
Friday 4pm-9pm
Saturday 10am-6pm
Sunday 10am-4pm

Chamber of Commerce Soup Supper
December 10

Monthly Events - Kalona Sales Barn
First Monday of Month - Horse Sale
Wednesday Morning - Sheep & Goat Sale
- also Poultry/Small Animals and Consignment Sale
Wednesday Afternoon - Feeder Pig Sale
Thursday - Cattle Sale
Exotic Animal Sales
- March 25-26
- May 13-14
- August 26-27
- November 18-19

For more information about events
& activities cntact:

Kalona Area Chamber of Commerce
Email: chamber@kctc.net


Iowa Bed & Breakfast Guild
IBBG Administrators:
Craig Walter & Shellie Petek
515-278-8700 or 800-743-IOWA
FAX: 515-278-0245
E-mail: ila@netins.net