Newton is the most populous city and the county seat of Jasper County, Iowa. There are many appealing attractions in this large city that will satisfy any visitor regardless of age. Here, you can ideally combine relaxation with plenty of outdoor and recreational activities. Major Newton attractions include Newton Arboretum & Botanical Garden, Jasper County Courthouse & Downtown Shopping, Iowa Speedway (the first ever racing track designed by a driver, specifically Rusty Wallace; get some adrenaline pumping moments by watching IndyCar and NASCAR), and Neal Smith Wildlife Refuge & Prairie Learning Center. The latter is the largest US ecosystem reconstructed by scientists. In its 6,000-acre area, you will find beautiful walking trails, the famous Prairie Learning Center, etc. Regarding budget accommodation, you can find quite a few excellent and nearby Newton that offer spacious and comfy rooms for less than $80 per night.