Iowa Festivals 2016, 2017

Des Moines Arts Festival 2016

June, 2016

Western Gateway Park , Des Moines, Iowa

The Des Moines Arts Festival is where locals and visitors to the area gather together to celebrate artistic talent for three days filled with interactive exhibits and performances. Festival organizers bring in a diverse group of artists.. Read More
Iowa Sculpture Festival 2016

June, 2016

Windstream , Newton, Iowa

Artists from around the Midwest convene annually to celebrate the timeless art of sculpture at the Iowa Sculpture Festival in Newton, Iowa. The festival honors sculpture as a powerful form of art through a variety of media, including metalwork, .. Read More
Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival 2016

June, 2016

Various Locations , Cedar Rapids, Iowa

This Iowa town takes its independence day celebration seriously with several family friendly events from the end of June until the Fourth of July. The centerpiece of the event is the Freedom Festival Parade which features patriotic floats from the region's civic groups... Read More
Hinterland Music Festival 2016

July, 2016

Des Moines, Iowa

Featuring a diverse blend of relevant musicians, the Hinterland Music Festival is in the heart of downtown Des Moines. The Hinterland lineup has included the likes of Brandi Carlile, Yonder Mountain Band, TV on the Radio, and the Old Crow Medicine Show.. Read More
Iowa State Fair 2016

August 11, 2016

Iowa State Fairgrounds, Des Moines, Iowa

Established in 1854, the Iowa State Fair is the largest annual event in Iowa and one of the oldest state fairs in the US. Traditionally held in August, it celebrates the best of Iowa's agriculture, industry and entertainment. .. Read More
Cruisin' For Camp Courageous 2016

May, 2016

Camp Courageous , Monticello, Iowa

Orange City Tulip Festival 2016

May, 2016

Central Avenue , Orange City, Iowa

Dubuquefest 2016

May, 2016

Washington Square Park - Dubuque, IA 52001, Dubuque, Iowa

Bentonsport Flea Market and Craft Show 2016

May, 2016

Bentonsport Historic District - Bentonsport, IA 52565, Bentonsport, Iowa

Craft & Artisan Expo 2016

May, 2016

Eagle Center , Lakota, Iowa

Rock Fest 2016

May, 2016

Westfair Amphitheater, Council Bluffs, Iowa

Vick's Corner Memorial Day Antique Show and Flea Market 2016

May, 2016

Vick's Corner - Spirit Lake, IA 51360, Spirit Lake, Iowa

The Ultimate Garage Sale 2016

May, 2016

Former Target Store at the Mall of the Bluffs , Council Bluffs, Iowa

Mid Iowa Woodcarvers Show 2016

May, 2016

Reiman Gardens , Ames, Iowa

Lincoln Highway Bridge Festival 2016

May, 2016

Tama Civic Center , Tama, Iowa

Mississippi River Valley Art Drive 2016

May, 2016

Mississippi River Valley Area , Mississippi River, Iowa

Heartland Spring Arts & Crafts Show 2016

May, 2016

Iowa Events Center , Des Moines, Iowa

Monona County Fair Cyclone Derby 2016

May, 2016

Monona County Fairgrounds , Onawa, Iowa

Dubuquefest Fine Arts Festival 2016

May, 2016

Washington Square Park and Town Clock Plaza , Dubuque, Iowa

Main Avenue Craft Show 2016

May, 2016

Lyons Foursquare Park , Clinton, Iowa

Vick's Corner Memorial Day Antique Show & Flea Market 2016

May, 2016

Vick's Corner World , Spirit Lake, Iowa

It's Your Time to Bloom Women's Conference 2016

May, 2016

North Iowa Event Center - Mason City, IA 50401, Mason City, Iowa

Rockfest 2016

May, 2016

Westfair Amphitheater, Council Bluffs, Iowa

Marion Arts Festival 2016

May, 2016

City Square Park , Marion, Iowa

Iowa Renaissance Festival 2016

May, 2016

Middle Amana Park , Amana Colonies, Iowa

McGregor Spring Arts and Crafts Festival 2016

May, 2016

Triangle Park , Mcgregor, Iowa

Valley Junction Spring Art Market 2016

May, 2016

Fifth Street , West Des Moines, Iowa

Tulip Time Dutch Market 2016

May, 2016

West Market Park , Pella, Iowa

Molengracht Art Market 2016

May, 2016

Molengracht in downtown Pella , Pella, Iowa

Beaux Arts Spring Fair 2016

May, 2016

Figge Art Museum Plaza , Davenport, Iowa

About Festivals in Iowa

The quiet little state of Iowa is full of activities throughout the year. Regardless of what type of activity visitors are looking for, Iowa is sure to have an event for everyone. Visitors looking for music, art, theater, shopping, and more will find it all in Iowa throughout the year.

Scheduled Festivals in Iowa include art at Doodlebugs, where the free art demonstration featuring every color of the rainbow, will be a delight to all ages in May. The Beaux Arts Fair, also held in May, will attract connoisseurs of hand-made artesian goods. The Franklin County Bluegrass Festival in May is one of the many Iowa Music Festivals this year. For those seeking class and sophistication, it will be on stage at the Pella Opera House. Music lovers will gather at the Friday Night Concert Series at the Weather Dance Fountain Stage from May through September. The blue skies are busy during the Quad City Air Show in May, and the ground is full of colorful Tulips during the flower festivals. Enjoy the history of these Iowa Events, including the Cherokee Rodeo Parade in June and the Ackley Sauerkraut Days. Wholesome fun and endless entertainment await the visitors of Iowa. This culturally rich state has something for everyone when visiting Iowa. Music, food, art, activities, and adventure await the visitors to the great state of Iowa.