Union County Visitors Center – Creston, Iowa

Union County Visitors Center - Creston, Iowa The founder of Phillips Petroleum Company grew up near Creston and a refurbished 1931 brick Phillips 66 gas station has been turned into an excellent place to “fill up” with information about the … [Read more...]

Union County Historical Village And Museum – Creston, Iowa

Union County Historical Village And Museum - Creston, Iowa The county is developing an 1890s village in McKinley Park. The buildings are furnished with period pieces. The village is composed of 16 buildings including a general store, church, school, … [Read more...]

Hot Air Balloon Days – Creston, Iowa

Hot Air Balloon Days - Creston, Iowa Enjoy the over 60 hot air balloons that participate in this annual event. The third weekend in September is the weekend to enjoy hot air balloons floating through the blue skies on southwest Iowa during Creston's … [Read more...]

C. B. And Q Restored Depot – Creston, Iowa

In the late 1800s, Creston was a major railroad hub in the western part of Iowa with more than 50 trains coming through the town daily. One of the largest engine houses was erected there to service the trains. A large brick-and-stone, two-story depot was … [Read more...]