Welcome to Pleasantville

Located only 25 miles southeast of Des Moines in central Marion County, Iowa, Pleasantville offers a a small-town feel with large town amenities.

With a variety of services, businesses, restaurants and more in Pleasantville, we encourage you to visit and take a look around to see what our community offers!

2022 Christmas in the Park

December 2 – 3
December 9 – 10
Festival of Lights in the Park

Drive through Pleasantville’s Cora Shadle Park, beginning at 5:00 pm each night.  The Park will be lit up with festive, lighted Christmas displays.   This year features new displays along with old favorites.

December 10
Santa & Mrs. Claus in the Park

Santa and Mrs. Claus will be back in shelter house to meet you this year from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. Everyone is invited to stop by to talk with Santa and have some hot chocolate.   Mrs. Claus will be there to help kids decorate a cookie to take home.

For more information, download the flyer or e-mail Director@PleasantvilleChamber.org.