Iowa Festivals 2016, 2017

Des Moines Arts Festival 2017

Des Moines Arts Festival

June, 2017

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 2017

Iowa Sculpture Festival

June, 2017

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 2017

Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival

June, 2017

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
Taste of the Junction Street Festival 2016

Taste of the Junction Street Festival

September 1, 2016

Multiple Locations in West Des Moinse, West Des Moines, Iowa

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Midwest Old Threshers Reunion 2016

Midwest Old Threshers Reunion

September 1, 2016

Midwest Old Threshers, Mount Pleasant, Iowa

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Fayette Watermelon Days 2016

Fayette Watermelon Days

September 9, 2016

Multiple Locations in Fayette, Fayette, Iowa

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World Food & Music Festival 2016

World Food & Music Festival

September 16, 2016

Walnut Street Bridge, Des Moines, Iowa

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Mississippi Valley Blues Festival 2016

Mississippi Valley Blues Festival

September, 2016

LeClaire Park , Davenport, Iowa

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Crafts in the Park 2016

Crafts in the Park

September, 2016

Central Park , Mount Pleasant, Iowa

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Sheldon Celebration Days 2016

Sheldon Celebration Days

September, 2016

City Park , Sheldon, Iowa

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Festival of Iowa Beers 2016

Festival of Iowa Beers

September, 2016

Millstream Brewery, Amana, Iowa

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Art Barn at the Clay County Fair 2016

Art Barn at the Clay County Fair

September, 2016

Clay County Fairgrounds , Spencer, Iowa

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Wine Release and Vendor Fair 2016

Wine Release and Vendor Fair

September, 2016

TownsEnd Winery , Hansell, Iowa

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Oelwein Fall Fling 2016

Oelwein Fall Fling

September, 2016

Downtown , Oelwein, Iowa

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Labor Day Parade & Celebration 2016

Labor Day Parade & Celebration

September, 2016

Triangle Park/Downtown , Mcgregor, Iowa

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Beaux Arts Fall Fair 2016

Beaux Arts Fall Fair

September, 2016

Figge Art Museum Plaza , Davenport, Iowa

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Artapalooza on Main 2016

Artapalooza on Main

September, 2016

Main Street , Cedar Falls, Iowa

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Cedar Valley Grape Stomp Festival 2016

Cedar Valley Grape Stomp Festival

September, 2016

Cedar Valley Winery, Batavia, Iowa

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Bentonsport Craft Show and Flea Market 2016

Bentonsport Craft Show and Flea Market

September, 2016

Bentonsport Historic District , Bentonsport, Iowa

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Des Moines Arts and Crafts Show 2016

Des Moines Arts and Crafts Show

September, 2016

Iowa State Fairgrounds - Des Moines, IA 50317, Des Moines, Iowa

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Guttenberg Germanfest 2016

Guttenberg Germanfest

September, 2016

River Park Drive , Guttenberg, Iowa

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Art Center's ArtSplash 2016

Art Center's ArtSplash

September, 2016

Riverside Park , Sioux City, Iowa

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Ventures Craft Fair 2016

Ventures Craft Fair

September, 2016

Monona County Fairgrounds , Onawa, Iowa

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Repticon Omaha Reptile & Exotic Animal Expo 2016

Repticon Omaha Reptile & Exotic Animal Expo

September, 2016

Westfair Fairgrounds , Council Bluffs, Iowa

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Rockstar Energy Uproar Festival 2016

Rockstar Energy Uproar Festival

September, 2016

Tyson Events Center - Gateway Arena, Sioux City, Iowa

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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.