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Posted by Paul Osgerby | Jun 21, 2017

In their most ambitious event yet, the Iowa City Downtown District is bringing together dozens of local businesses to throw a get-together spanning seven blocks and the Ped Mall in...

Posted by Paul Osgerby | Jun 20, 2017

In keeping with the time-honored symbolism of the solstice -- the season for ascension in knowledge -- the Solstice Book Fair will take over the Iowa City Masonic Building from...

Posted by Colleen Kennedy | Jun 20, 2017

The Bomb-itty of Errors, adapted by the Q Brothers, opens Friday evening June 23, the second summer production of Riverside Theatre in the Park. Director Postell Pringle explains that “this...

Posted by Paul Osgerby | Jun 20, 2017

Des Moines’ Druids has drastically brought their influences to the forefront on their latest album. 'Cycles of Mobeum' (2016) — a 43-minute odyssey charting the journey of the character Warpia...

Posted by Kent Williams | Jun 20, 2017

The Fuss — a Des Moines-based rock band who have released a couple of EPs in recent years — make the kind of catchy pop rock music that reminds one...

Astrology Forecast
Posted by Astrology Forecast | Jun 20, 2017

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Now that you’ve mostly paid off one of your debts to the past, you can go window-shopping for the future’s best offers. You’re finally ready to...

Posted by Zak Neumann | Jun 19, 2017

GREY AREA Flat Black Studios -- Friday, Aug. 18 and Saturday, Aug. 19 Luke Tweedy prepares to build a stage off the back of his recording studio just south of...

Posted by Rachel Korach Howell | Jun 18, 2017

Theater is amazing for so many reasons. You couldn’t count them on your fingers and toes, the fingers and toes of your neighbors and the fingers and toes of their...

Posted by Zak Neumann | Jun 16, 2017

Since Big Grove Brewery opened its taproom in Iowa City, they have been booking music showcasing local and touring country, rock and roots music. That theme continues with North Carolina's Sarah...

Posted by Paul Osgerby | Jun 16, 2017

Cross-Examined, a play by University of Iowa MFA playwriting candidate Margot Connolly, will be performed at the Coralville Public Library on Sunday, June 18 at 3 p.m. as well as...

Posted by Daniel Boscaljon | Jun 13, 2017

Too often overlooked among the series of festivals that bring an influx of artists to Iowa City is the MusicIC festival, now in its seventh year. Running June 21-24, the...

Posted by Rob Cline | Jun 12, 2017

When you think of the Czech Village and New Bohemia areas of Cedar Rapids, golf probably isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. But an upcoming fundraising event will...

Posted by Jon Burke | Jun 12, 2017

Alchemy owners Ethon Burns and Sarah Harkness. -- photo courtesy Alchemy Strength and Conditioning Local health and fitness aficionado, Ethon Burns, recently relocated his gym, Alchemy Strength and Conditioning, to...

Posted by Zak Neumann | Jun 10, 2017

Doom metal outfit Pallbearer returns to Iowa City Friday, Aug. 25 at 7 p.m. to take the stage at the Blue Moose Tap House with support from Brooklyn, New York’s...

Posted by Colleen Kennedy | Jun 10, 2017

Riverside Theatre in the Park opens its new season with a sparse treatment of William Shakespeare’s Macbeth. Directed by artistic director Sean Christopher Lewis, Shakespeare’s shortest tragedy is further abridged...

Posted by Daniel Boscaljon | Jun 10, 2017

The Lady Parts Justice League is bringing its Vagical Mystery Tour to Iowa City on June 20 at The Mill at 8 p.m. The performance will feature Lizz Winstead, musician...