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Iowa City / Coralville Area Events

  1. Film & Fireworks

    September 12, 6:30 PM - September 19, 9:45 PM @ Movie will be in the North Liberty Community Center

    Celebrate the one-year anniversary of the library's grand re-opening with "Honey I Shrunk the Kids" and fireworks, all in Penn Meadows Park.

  2. Call For Artists: 7th Annual Small Works Show

    September 16, All Day

    Artists are invited to submit up to three pieces of art that must be available for sale. An entry fee of $25 (for up to 3 works of art) is required, with a check or money order payable to The Chait Galleries Downtown. Artists should submit an Artist Registration Form, entry fee, images of the artwork on a CD or slides, and an artist’s statement. The application materials must be postmarked October 6, 2014, or delivered to the gallery by October 10, 2014. Artists will be notified of acceptance by email on Friday, October 17, 2014. Upon acceptance, work needs to arrive at The Chait Galleries Downtown by Sunday, October 26, 2014. The competition is open to any artist 18 or older. Visit our website to view prospectus and application.

  3. Back to School Cub Scout Blitz at the Iowa Children's Museum

    September 16, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Iowa Children's Museum
    1451 Coral Ridge Ave.
    Coralville, IA 52241

    For Only $15 you get: entrance into the Iowa Children's Museum, a black & gold mini football, a free Coral Ridge Mall Ice Arena skate pass (including rental), a free Cedar Rapids RoughRiders ticket (w/patch), and your 2014 Youth BSA (Cub Scout) Membership.

  4. Scheels Kidz Klub - Tailgaiting Night

    September 16, 6:00 PM @ Meet by the tree!

    To register, please email mehovick@scheelssports.com. Registration encouraged, but not required.

  5. Englert presents, An Evening with Mary Gauthier & Sam Baker

    September 16, 8:00 PM @ Englert Civic Theatre
    221 East Washington St.
    Iowa City, IA

    Mary's music strikes an emotional chord and drives the point home with lyrics as straightforward as they are deeply resonant.

  6. Veterans Town Hall - Open Format

    September 17, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ VA Medical Center Chapel ( 1st floor, west).

    Shuttle service available from Parking lots to entrances. Town Hall is an open format for Veterans, family members, ect., to ask questions or express any concerns they may have.

  7. Iowa City Farmers Market

    September 17, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Chancy Swan Parking Ramp
    460 E. Washington St.
    Iowa City, IA

    Locally grown fresh produce, plants, cut flowers, and baked goods.

  8. Call For Artists: 7th Annual Small Works Show

    September 18, All Day

    Artists are invited to submit up to three pieces of art that must be available for sale. An entry fee of $25 (for up to 3 works of art) is required, with a check or money order payable to The Chait Galleries Downtown. Artists should submit an Artist Registration Form, entry fee, images of the artwork on a CD or slides, and an artist’s statement. The application materials must be postmarked October 6, 2014, or delivered to the gallery by October 10, 2014. Artists will be notified of acceptance by email on Friday, October 17, 2014. Upon acceptance, work needs to arrive at The Chait Galleries Downtown by Sunday, October 26, 2014. The competition is open to any artist 18 or older. Visit our website to view prospectus and application.

  9. Coralville Farmers Markets

    September 18, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Community Aquatic Center Parking Lot

    Live music every other Monday. Great family event!

  10. UI Explorers Seminar Cornelia Lang, UI Physics and Astronomy

    September 18, 7:00 PM @ Museum’s Biosphere Discovery Hub, 3rd floor

    The University of Iowa Museum of Natural History sponsors the monthly Explorers Seminar Series, with interdisciplinary public lectures featuring researchers who explore culture and the environment in a variety of ways and locations.

  11. Riverside Theatre presents, Red

    September 18, 7:30 PM - September 20 @ Rivererside Theatre
    213 Gilbert St.
    Iowa City, IA 52245

    American abstract expressionist painter Mark Rothko and his young assistant feverishly prepare paintings for one of the biggest commissions in modern art in the 1950’s, all while passionately debating the nature of art.

  12. Mid Con Comic Show

    September 19, 4:00 PM - September 21, 3:00 PM @ Clarion Highlander Hotel and Conference Center

  13. Iowa Soul Festival presents Kinobe & The Wamu Spirit

    September 19, 5:30 PM @ Main stage

    A multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter, Kinobe’s has dedicated his life to championing for a better future for children worldwide and using his music as a voice to unite the world.

  14. Iowa Soul Festival presents Conjunto Angola 70,

    September 19, 7:00 PM @ Main stage

    Traditional rhythms from Luanda's islands, psychedelic guitar riffs from neighbouring Congo, Latin grooves, old-school Caribbean merengue and the groovy beats of the Angolan carnival bands blended together to create the powerful, rich and emotional modern music of Angola.

  15. Englert presents, Louie Anderson - Comedian

    September 19, 8:00 PM @ Englert Civic Theatre
    221 East Washington St.
    Iowa City, IA

    Two-time Emmy award winner Louie Anderson is one of the country’s most recognized and adored comics and was named by Comedy Central as “One of 100 Greatest Stand-Up Comedians of All Time.”

  16. Iowa Soul Festival presents Al Jarreau

    September 19, 8:30 PM @ Main stage

    Al Jarreau’s unique vocal style is one of the world’s most precious treasures. His innovative musical expressions have made him one of the most exciting and critically-acclaimed performers of our time with seven Grammy® Awards, scores of international music awards and popular accolades worldwide.

  17. Call For Artists: 7th Annual Small Works Show

    September 20, All Day

    Artists are invited to submit up to three pieces of art that must be available for sale. An entry fee of $25 (for up to 3 works of art) is required, with a check or money order payable to The Chait Galleries Downtown. Artists should submit an Artist Registration Form, entry fee, images of the artwork on a CD or slides, and an artist’s statement. The application materials must be postmarked October 6, 2014, or delivered to the gallery by October 10, 2014. Artists will be notified of acceptance by email on Friday, October 17, 2014. Upon acceptance, work needs to arrive at The Chait Galleries Downtown by Sunday, October 26, 2014. The competition is open to any artist 18 or older. Visit our website to view prospectus and application.

  18. Iowa City Farmers Market

    September 20, 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Chancy Swan Parking Ramp
    460 E. Washington St.
    Iowa City, IA

    Locally grown fresh produce, plants, cut flowers, and baked goods.

  19. 1st Annual Kickoff-2-Kinnick 5K Run/Walk

    September 20, 9:00 AM

    First ever race finishing ON THE FIELD of Kinnick Stadium. All proceeds go toward the UI Children's Hospital and the Tim Dwight Foundation. Post race tailgate with free food and drinks. See website for details.

  20. Kid's Day at the Iowa City Farmers Market

    September 20, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Chancy Swan Parking Ramp
    460 E. Washington St.
    Iowa City, IA

    In addition to the locally grown fresh produce, plants, cut flowers, and baked goods there will be kid related music and mini farm related displays.

  21. Walkabouts in The Gardens at Gazebo on the Green

    September 20, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ The Gardens at Gazebo on the Green
    3002 Newport Road, NE
    Iowa City, IA 52240

    Enjoy strolling The Gardens that consist of 14 formal themed gardens plus a 22 acre prairie with trails. Gardens featured in numerous magazines including Better Homes and Gardens.

  22. West Music/D'Addario Strings Free Restring Event - Benefit for Johnson County Crisis Center

    September 20, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ West Music
    1212 Fifth St.
    Coralville, IA 52241

    West Music Coralville, in partnership with D'Addario Strings, will be offering a one day school supply donation and free restring event for electric guitars and acoustic six-string guitars.

  23. Island Fever Charity Phlocking - Fundraiser

    September 20, 5:00 PM - September 21, 12:00 AM @ Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
    300 E. 9th St.
    Coralville, IA 52241

    Come party with a purpose and raise money for the Eastern Iowa Honor Flight, Operation Backpack, Team Breast Friends & other great causes in the corridor!

  24. Annual Fall Friends Dinner - Englert Fundraiser

    September 20, 6:00 PM @ Englert Civic Theatre
    221 East Washington St.
    Iowa City, IA

    Our stage will be transformed into a warm, rustic dining area. Throughout the evening, select artists will treat guests to unique performances.

  25. Iowa Soul Festival presents Lalah Hathaway

    September 20, 9:00 PM @ Main stage

    Lalah Hathaway is a contemporary R&B/Jazz singer and the daughter of soul legend Donny Hathaway.

  26. 2014 North Liberty Fun Run / Walk

    September 21, All Day @ North Bend Elelmentary School
    2230 St. Andrews Dr.
    North Liberty, IA

    All are invited to participate in this family-friendly 5K! Register by 4 p.m. Friday, August 29 to receive a FREE t-shirt with all 5K registrations!

  27. Iowa Soul Festival Gospel Brunch

    September 21, All Day @ Lower Level Ballroom

    New this year will be a ticketed Gospel Brunch featuring delicious food, wonderful music & joyful noise! Proceeds from this event support Summer of the Arts/Iowa Soul Festival and KCCK Jazz 88.3 radio.

  28. Walkabouts in The Gardens at Gazebo on the Green

    September 21, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ The Gardens at Gazebo on the Green
    3002 Newport Road, NE
    Iowa City, IA 52240

    Enjoy strolling The Gardens that consist of 14 formal themed gardens plus a 22 acre prairie with trails. Gardens featured in numerous magazines including Better Homes and Gardens.

  29. Riverside Theatre presents, Red

    September 21, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Rivererside Theatre
    213 Gilbert St.
    Iowa City, IA 52245

    American abstract expressionist painter Mark Rothko and his young assistant feverishly prepare paintings for one of the biggest commissions in modern art in the 1950’s, all while passionately debating the nature of art.

  30. Coralville Farmers Markets

    September 22, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Community Aquatic Center Parking Lot

    Live music every other Monday. Great family event!

  31. Englert presents, Mark Kozelek of Sun Kil Moon - Music

    September 22, 8:00 PM @ Englert Civic Theatre
    221 East Washington St.
    Iowa City, IA

    Mark toured in support of the album and made his debut TV appearance on Jimmy Fallon performing with The Roots.

  32. Englert presents, Pokey LaFarge's Central Time Tour - Music

    September 23, 8:00 PM @ Englert Civic Theatre
    221 East Washington St.
    Iowa City, IA

    Pokey LaFarge is a musician, songwriter, bandleader, entertainer, innovator and preservationist, whose arsenal of talents has placed him at the forefront of American music.

  33. Iowa City Farmers Market

    September 24, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Chancy Swan Parking Ramp
    460 E. Washington St.
    Iowa City, IA

    Locally grown fresh produce, plants, cut flowers, and baked goods.

  34. Call For Artists: 7th Annual Small Works Show

    September 25, All Day

    Artists are invited to submit up to three pieces of art that must be available for sale. An entry fee of $25 (for up to 3 works of art) is required, with a check or money order payable to The Chait Galleries Downtown. Artists should submit an Artist Registration Form, entry fee, images of the artwork on a CD or slides, and an artist’s statement. The application materials must be postmarked October 6, 2014, or delivered to the gallery by October 10, 2014. Artists will be notified of acceptance by email on Friday, October 17, 2014. Upon acceptance, work needs to arrive at The Chait Galleries Downtown by Sunday, October 26, 2014. The competition is open to any artist 18 or older. Visit our website to view prospectus and application.

  35. Coralville Farmers Markets

    September 25, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Community Aquatic Center Parking Lot

    Live music every other Monday. Great family event!

  36. Riverside Theatre presents, Red

    September 25, 7:30 PM - September 27 @ Rivererside Theatre
    213 Gilbert St.
    Iowa City, IA 52245

    American abstract expressionist painter Mark Rothko and his young assistant feverishly prepare paintings for one of the biggest commissions in modern art in the 1950’s, all while passionately debating the nature of art.

  37. Classy Chassy Cruisers Friday Night Cruise Ins

    September 26, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ North side of Coral Ridge Mall

    Family free Friday nights with music and fantastic car show.

  38. Call For Artists: 7th Annual Small Works Show

    September 27, All Day

    Artists are invited to submit up to three pieces of art that must be available for sale. An entry fee of $25 (for up to 3 works of art) is required, with a check or money order payable to The Chait Galleries Downtown. Artists should submit an Artist Registration Form, entry fee, images of the artwork on a CD or slides, and an artist’s statement. The application materials must be postmarked October 6, 2014, or delivered to the gallery by October 10, 2014. Artists will be notified of acceptance by email on Friday, October 17, 2014. Upon acceptance, work needs to arrive at The Chait Galleries Downtown by Sunday, October 26, 2014. The competition is open to any artist 18 or older. Visit our website to view prospectus and application.

  39. North Side Octoberfest

    September 27, All Day @ Market and Gilbert Streets

    The fourth annual Northside Oktoberfest showcases the Bohemian nature of the Northside Marketplace with events that transport visitors to the streets of Munich, including polka music, traditional Oktoberfest attire and events offering a taste of the Old World to visitors.

  40. Iowa City Farmers Market

    September 27, 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Chancy Swan Parking Ramp
    460 E. Washington St.
    Iowa City, IA

    Locally grown fresh produce, plants, cut flowers, and baked goods.

  41. SodaFest for the Kids at North Side Octoberfest

    September 27, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Market and Gilbert Streets

    The young ones will love the rock wall, big slide, inflatables, football toss, and dancing with Dance Marathon! The Iowa Children’s Museum will also be there facilitating many crafts and activities. SodaFest is open to all ages.

  42. Walkabouts in The Gardens at Gazebo on the Green

    September 27, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ The Gardens at Gazebo on the Green
    3002 Newport Road, NE
    Iowa City, IA 52240

    Enjoy strolling The Gardens that consist of 14 formal themed gardens plus a 22 acre prairie with trails. Gardens featured in numerous magazines including Better Homes and Gardens.

  43. We Wanna Dance Ballroom Bash

    September 27, 2:45 PM - 10:30 PM @ Building C

    In celebration of National Ballroom Dance Week this event features Alex Tecza and Katja Lindholm, national and world professional American Smooth champions. See website for details.

  44. Walkabouts in The Gardens at Gazebo on the Green

    September 28, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ The Gardens at Gazebo on the Green
    3002 Newport Road, NE
    Iowa City, IA 52240

    Enjoy strolling The Gardens that consist of 14 formal themed gardens plus a 22 acre prairie with trails. Gardens featured in numerous magazines including Better Homes and Gardens.

  45. Penn Landing Market - Farmers' Market

    September 28, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Near Yotopia Frozen Yogurt.

    The market will run every other Sunday through October and feature food vendors, family fun and live music.

  46. Riverside Theatre presents, Red

    September 28, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Rivererside Theatre
    213 Gilbert St.
    Iowa City, IA 52245

    American abstract expressionist painter Mark Rothko and his young assistant feverishly prepare paintings for one of the biggest commissions in modern art in the 1950’s, all while passionately debating the nature of art.

  47. Coralville Farmers Markets

    September 29, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Community Aquatic Center Parking Lot

    Live music every other Monday. Great family event!

Out of Area Events

  1. America's First Ladies Exhibit at Herbert Hoover Library & Museum

    April 19 - October 26 @ Herbert Hoover Presidential Library
    210 Parkside Drive
    West Branch , IA 52358

    An exhibit featuring items from First Ladies of the United States.

  2. Old Creamery Theatre presents, Cash on Delivery

    September 4 - September 28 @ Old Creamery Theatre - Main Stage
    39 38th Ave.
    Amana, IA 52203

  3. Old Creamery Theatre presents, Cinderella

    September 20, 1:00 PM @ Old Creamery Theatre - Main Stage
    39 38th Ave.
    Amana, IA 52203

    All the fantasy of the classic Cinderella Story, with a few twists and turns.

  4. Sunday - "Unplugged" - Rob Wallace and Tommy Brunner

    September 21, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Fireside Winery
    1755 P Ave.
    Marengo , IA 52301

    Live Music

  5. Kalona Fall Festival

    September 26 - September 27 @ Kalona Historical Village
    7th & 8th Streets & Hwy 22
    Kalona, IA

    Old time demonstrations, crafts, homemade foods, Village Buildings Open, Amish & English Quilt Museums, and live entertainment.

  6. Old Creamery Theatre presents, Cinderella

    September 27, 10:00 AM @ Old Creamery Theatre - Main Stage
    39 38th Ave.
    Amana, IA 52203

    All the fantasy of the classic Cinderella Story, with a few twists and turns.

  7. Old Creamery Theatre presents, Cinderella

    September 27, 1:00 PM @ Old Creamery Theatre - Main Stage
    39 38th Ave.
    Amana, IA 52203

    All the fantasy of the classic Cinderella Story, with a few twists and turns.

  8. Paramount Presents Macy Gray – The Way Tour

    September 27, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Paramount Theatre

  9. Sunday - "Unplugged" - Billy Heller

    September 28, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Fireside Winery
    1755 P Ave.
    Marengo , IA 52301

    Live Music