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  • The 40th Anniversary of the Adel Sweet Corn Festival is scheduled for Aug 9 & 10.  Join us on Friday evening for the princess contest and shucking of the corn.  

    Saturday, August 10 5K Run, Largest Parade in Dallas County, FREE Sweet Corn at 11AM, music by Suede plus Food, Craft, and Art vendors.  A fun filled family day in beautiful Adel.

    Click Here for Vendor Information


  • The Kinnick to Raccoon Trail Improvement Project will landscape the Raccoon River Valley Trail from Hwy 169 to the Raccoon river, light the bridge on the trail over the Raccoon river and add an art project to Pedal Plaza.  The project is an $125,000 project.  To make a contribution email chamber@adelpartners.org


  • Adel is a growing and vibrant community with many commercial opportunities.  Located only minutes from Des Moines.  Looking to expand your business.  The Adel Partners Chamber is focusing on the future.  The fast-paced growth of Dallas County only adds to the exciting future we have to offer.  

  • Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce

  • With our small town vibe and proximity to Des Moines Metro, Adel is a vibrant, charming, and thriving place to live, work and play. There’s ample recreational opportunities from our great City Parks, Dallas County Fairgrounds, and location on both the Raccoon River and the Raccoon River Valley Trail.  Adel offers a great mix of culture and history, being the birthplace of Nile Kinnick, Dallas County Seat, and the long-standing brickyard, brick structures and brick streets.  You will find excellent public schools, comfortable neighborhoods, and a highly educated population in the Adel Community.

    Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce is here to assist you.  Our programs and activities include business referrals, economic development, networking activities, business recruitment and development, along with educational programs for our members.  The Adel Partners Chamber of Commerce has various community events that increase the quality of life, foster local economic development, and preserve the rich heritage of the Adel area.  


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  • Culture & Recreation

    Adel offers something for everyone; from its rich history as the Dallas County Seat, being Heisman Trophy winner, Nile Kinnick’s birthplace, to serving as host along the growingly popular Raccoon River Valley Trail and its events.  

  • City of Adel

    Established in 1847, Adel is a thriving community.  Over 4000 people call Adel “home” and within the past 5 years, 251 families have invested in the building their homes in Adel. 



  • ADM Schools

    The ADM School system is one of the top ranked schools in Iowa and serves over 1600 students.  Our school system is one of the driving forces for new families deciding to make their home here in Adel.