Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - 8:00am - Saturday, February 8, 2014 - 12:00am
Boone County Fairgrounds
5212 N. Oakland Gravel Rd.


Boone County Draft Horse & Mule Sale, Madison, MO:

George Harris, 573-489-8507,

heartlanddraftaol [dot] com,


Monday, February 3, 2014 - 8:00am - 5:00pm
Kalona Sale Barn Kalona, IA

The Kalona Sale Barn is having a special work horse sale in Monday Feb. 3, 2014 at their regular monthly sale.  Draft horses, crossbreds, driving horses and mules will sell at 11:00 AM followed by the saddle horses and ponies.  They have several teams and singles consigned at this time.


Sunday, January 12, 2014 - 1:00pm

The first board meeting of 2014 will be held in the home of Nick and Toni Burnett on Jan. 12, 2014 at 1:00 PM

Sunday, December 8, 2013 - 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Calvin Rocket
2013 South Center Street
Marshalltown, IA

2013 MIDA Christmas Party

Sunday December 8, 2012  Please RSVP to Sandee by Dec.1st641-484-4784 or ivciowatelecom [dot] net

Dinner at 1:00 p.m.

Our 2013 Christmas Party will be held at Calvin Rockett Restaurant located at 2013 S. Center  Street in Marshalltown, Iowa

The restaurant is locate on S. Center Street which is also Hwy 14.  You will find it about two blocks north of the Mal on the west side of the street.  The Executive Inn is located just north of the restaurant.  There is parking at the lower lever on the south side as well as upper level parking on the north sdie.  We will have the bar area of the upper level for our party.

The meal will be buffet style with roast beef, chicken and ham.  $13.99

Bring a gift for the exchange.  There is a $15 maximum.

Please RSVP to Sandee by Dec.1st
641-484-4784 or ivciowatelecom [dot] net

We would expect you to pay for any meals if you RSVP and then do not attend since we have tell the facility how many we will be serving.

The 2012 Christmas Party was a great sucess and all who attended had a good time. If you missed it last year do plan to attend this year!

We hoping that you all can join us for a good meal and some great socialization with fellow drivers as we all look forward to 2014 and some new activities for MIDA


Saturday, September 28, 2013 (All day) - Sunday, September 29, 2013 (All day)
Jim Gates Ranch
30461 205th St.
Shell Rock, IA

Fall Ride and Drive at the Jim Gate Farm in Shellrock Iowa

Sept 28th and 29th


Come join new member Jim Gates at his farm for a camping and riding or driving weekend.  Arrive any time on Saturday and camp or come for one or both days to enjoy the drive. Camp down by the river or under the oak trees in the pasture. Drive or ride at your leisure on Saturday and join us for a Chuckwagon supper (bring your own supper!) on Saturday evening with a campfire and music by the Double J Wanglers.

On Sunday we will drive out at 10:00 and go to Clarksville for lunch at the local ice cream stand. From there we will drive through Heery Woods park and back to the Gates Ranch.

Bring your rain gear in case of rain! We will drive rain or shine.

Jim's folks, Keith and Jo Gates were long time charter members of the Mid-Iowa Driving Association and rarely missed a drive.  We welcome Jim to our group and appreciate him hosting a new drive for us.

(30461 205th St. Shell Rock, Iowa 50670 for you GPS people. 3 miles west of Shell Rock on hwy. 3 turn north on Utica go ¾ of a mile I’m the first driveway past the curve. Phone 319-415-8725)

Saturday, September 14, 2013 - 10:00am

Saturday Sept 14, 2013

Jester Park Drive, Granger Iowa

Linda Spain 515-789-457

Sunday, June 23, 2013 - 10:00am

June Drive 2013  Location to be announced

Hosted by

    Phil and Nancy Duey      515-360-5693         padueygmail [dot] com

Al and Connie Neuman         515-789-4572         jakalbertaol [dot] com  

Monday, June 17, 2013 (All day) - Thursday, June 20, 2013 (All day)
Volga State Park

North East Iowa Wagon Train Adventure

Ox Bow Company and MIDA

June 16 or 17th  Meet at Volga State Park.  Make camp reservations in advance.

June 18th  Shuttle trailers to Elgin.  $10 primative camp fee.  Trael 15 miles on gravel roads along the river to Elgin. Camp in the city park.

June 19th Shuttle trailers to Elkader and drive 17 miles along the Turkey River to Elkader. Camp over night at the horse park in Elkader.

June 20th Short drive on trail outside of Elkader and return to Elkader.

Meals are on your own.

Linda Cross  641-891-4400  lindac2000gmail [dot] com

Bee Hamre   641-919-8985  leebeehnetsins [dot] net

Please RSVP

Saturday, June 15, 2013 (All day) - Sunday, June 16, 2013 (All day)
Fireman's Park Columbus, WI

One of the Mid West's largest pleasure driving shows held at

Fireman's Park in Columbus,Wi. June 15, and 16, 2013

Saturday, March 23, 2013 - 10:00am - 2:00pm