We want to hear from you! What movie (rated G-PG-13) would you like to see shown at the 2008 Saturday Night Free Movie Series? Email your thought to firstname.lastname@example.org by January 10th.
Enjoy the Downtown Association's "Taste of Iowa City/Silent Auction" at the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel. Proceeds benefit Summer of the Arts. Click here for more information.
Summer of the Arts hires Mary Duncan as the new Executive Director.
Iowa Arts Festival and Friday Night Concert Series win "Best of" Awards from the Iowa City Press-Citizen
Summer of the Arts launches new website
Iowa Arts Festival wins Icky Award!
The 2008 season will kick off on Friday, May 23rd. Watch for a complete schedule in early 2008!
Remember that when you attend the Friday Night Concert Series, you should bring your own lawn chairs to be the most comfortable. Seating on the Pedestrian Plaza is limited.
Founded in 1991, The Friday Night Concert Series is a FREE, family-friendly event held on the Pedestrian Plaza in downtown Iowa City. The event features live music performed by local bands each and every Friday night from 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. beginning in mid-May and running till early September (excluding the weekends of the Iowa Arts Festival and Toyota-Scion of Iowa City Jazz Festival).
While children climb on the playground equipment, a diverse audience of all ages and cultural backgrounds (whose numbers range from a few hundred to a few thousand people) come down to dance or kick back and relax in a lawnchair and enjoy the FREE music.
The Iowa City Public Library is also open till 8 p.m. on Fridays, so stop in an pick up a good book!
And remember, there are dozens of downtown restaurants and a wide variety of food carts downtown, so come hungry, fuel up, boogie down, and make a night of it!
What would summer in Iowa City be without The Friday Night Concert Series? Show your support for local music!
For more information on the Iowa City Music scene, visit www.iowacitymusic.com!
Founded in 1991, The Friday Night Concert Series is a FREE, family-friendly event held on the Pedestrian Mall in downtown Iowa City. The event features live music performed by local bands each and every Friday night from the middle of May to early September (excluding the first…
Founded in 2005, The Saturday Night Free Movie Series is a FREE, family-friendly event held in downtown Iowa City. The event features musical entertainment, short films by local filmmakers and a feature movie on the University of Iowa Pentacrest.
The Iowa Arts Festival is a weekend-long, free community celebration featuring over 115 visual artists, a music festival, a culinary expo, and a variety of creative and educational activities. Voted "Favorite Festival" by the Iowa Press Citizen.
Founded in 1991, The Iowa City Jazz Festival is a FREE, family-friendly event held in downtown Iowa City. The event features live music performed by both local bands and internationally acclaimed recording artists. The festival has won numerous awards throughout the years...