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Upcoming Events in Iowa City Iowa


Monthly

Friday Night Concert Series - Family-friendly downtown event features live music. May Kickoff. Every Friday, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm, from mid May through August.

Ph: 319-337-7944 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: katie@summerofthearts.org
Web: www.summerofthearts.org

Iowa City Farmers Market - Open-air market with fresh homegrown produce, baked goods, crafts, plants and flowers. In the Chauncey Swan parking ramp in downtown Iowa City. Market runs May through October, Wednesdays from 5-7 p.m., Saturdays from 7:30 a.m.-Noon

Address: Chauncey Swan Ramp , Iowa City, Iowa
Ph: 319-356-5210 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.icgov.org

March

14 Table To Table: Annual Benefit Dinner - Dine Globally, Impact Locally - This year's theme is Asian Fusion featuring the culinary creations of the area's best chefs including: Takanami, Devotay, Givanni's, The Red Avocado, Iowa River Power Company, Chef Ron Hall of Mercy Hospital, Guido's Deli and Market and More. 5:30 PM

Asian beer, tea, and sake will be provided.

Featuring Special Guest Speaker
Lan Samantha Chang
DIrector, Iowa Writer's Workshop
Author of the acclaimed book Hunger: Novella and Stories

All proceeds go to help Table to Table feed the hungry in the Iowa City and surrounding area.

Address: Iowa Cith Sheraton Hotel , Iowa City, Iowa
Ph: 319-337-3400 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@table2table.org
Web: www.table2table-ic.org
Fee: Tickets are $60/person. Sponsor a table of eight for $480

April

30 - 1 Arts, Crafts, and Vendor Extravaganza - Come and enjoy over 50 different types of exhibits at the Old Capitol Mall downtown Iowa City, Iowa. Hosting a fashion show on Saturday beginning at 1pm.
Get all your shopping for Mothers Day, Graduation, Fathers Day, and those June Weddings done all in one place. This will be an annual event so look for us in the fall and again next spring.

Please email if interested in joining us as an exhibitor.

Address: 201 S Clinton Street, Iowa City, IA , Iowa City, Iowa
Ph: 319-899-8094 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: oldcapshow@gmail.com
Fee: Free

July

2 - 3 Iowa City Jazz Festival - Free music event in the heart of Iowa City. Jazz performers from around the world, free jazz workshops, high school jazz bands. Named one of the top 10 jazz festivals in the nation.

Ph: 319-337-7944 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: katie@summerofthearts.org
Web: www.summerofthearts.org

August

13 - 15 Iowa Arts Festival - 100 local and regional visual artists displaying and selling their artwork; music festival, regional and ethnic food, activities and entertainment for children and families.

Ph: 319-337-7944 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: katie@summerofthearts.org
Web: www.summerofthearts.org

Attractions and Upcoming Events

The Historic Englert Theatre

The Englert Theatre opened in downtown Iowa City on September 26, 1912

Iowa City, IA HistoricTheatres


Devonian Fossil Gorge

Historic floods during the summer of 1993 surged over the emergency spillway and eroded a 15-foot deep channel, exposing the underlying bedrock. Visitors can walk over acres of Devonian Age sea floor and get a first-hand look at fossils normally hidden from view. Gorge open dawn-dusk daily.

Iowa City, IA Historic Sites

University of Iowa Athletics Hall of Fame

Experience more than 100 years of athletic excellence, from Nile Kinnick's 1939 Heisman Trophy to the winning softball pitched by Iowa's undefeated Big Ten championship team in 1997, and all the trophies brought home by the Hawks'

Iowa City, IA Halls of Fame

Old Capitol Museum

National historic landmark, located on the University of Iowa Pentacrest, restored to reflect the years it served as the last capitol of the Iowa Territory (1842-1846) and as the first state capitol (1846-1857). Guided tours and video presentation available.

Iowa City, IA Museums

Things to do near Iowa City, IA

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Lake Macbride Golf Course

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Coe College Permanent Collection of Art

Stewart Memorial Library and Galleries display extensive collections by Marvin Cone, Grant Wood, Conger Metcalf and others.