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Posted by Genevieve Trainor |
Carriage rides and an indoor snowball fight promise warm fun at Coralville’s Winterfest

Every parent knows it: that wild look in the eyes of children of a certain age once the cold weather’s been around for a while. It’s a look that can...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor |
Youth Rising amplifies teen voices engaging the current political climate

This weekend, young people from eastern Iowa — 10 writers, 11 spoken word performers and 16 dancers — will present Youth Rising, an exploration of politics, community and their place...

Posted by Paul Osgerby |
Iowa Juneteenth celebrations include premiere of ‘Cross-Examined,’ a play about desegregating Post-Emancipation Keokuk

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 Eleanore Taft |
Ringing in the new year, family-style

The Iowa Children's Museum will host a "Noon Year's Eve" party. -- photo by Adam Burke Looking for some family-friendly fun this weekend? The Iowa City and Cedar Rapids area...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor |
Might as well jump: Group organizes winter break activities for the autism community

Iowa City Autism Community Winter Break Activities AirFX Trampoline Park (Hiawatha) -- Monday, Dec. 26 and Jan. 2 at 9 a.m. Iowa Gym-Nest (Coralville) -- Wednesday, Dec. 28 at 1...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell |
Coralville arena one step closer to reality

Image via City of Coralville People may be going to hockey games and concerts come 2019 if progress on a new Coralville arena in the Iowa River Landing District continues...

Awful Purdies
Posted by Genevieve Trainor |
The Awful Purdies and the Family Folk Machine kick off a ‘historical’ collaboration

Lecture and Performance by the Awful Purdies Johnson County Historical Society -- Sunday, Aug. 28 at 2 p.m. The Awful Purdies take a break from recording a video in Hills,...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor |
The largest anime convention in Iowa takes over the Coralville Marriott this weekend

AnimeIowa Coralville Marriott -- Friday–Sunday July 29–31 Photo by Tristan Fisher Join convention sponsors the Mindbridge Foundation this weekend as eastern Iowa’s anime and manga convention AnimeIowa celebrates its 20th...

Iowa City fireworks
Posted by Cassandra Santiago |
Eastern Iowa guide to Independence Day festivities

The first weekend in July typically means red, white and blue everything alongside gatherings -- small and large -- to celebrate our nation's independence from Britain in 1776. For those...

Va Va Voom!
Posted by Genevieve Trainor |
Burlesque troupe to host benefit for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

Kick Ass Red Lipstick Burlesque Revue Coralville Center for the Performing Arts -- Saturday, Mar. 19 at 8 p.m. The Va Va Voom performs in the Kick Ass Red Lipstick...

Posted by Kyle Ballard |
Carl Edgar Blake II on Big Summer Bash Boucherie: A whole lotta hog!

On Saturday, June 27, Cajun tradition comes to Iowa in the most relatable form that it possibly can: lots and lots of tantalizing, farm raised goodness.

Lunafest heads to Coralville
Posted by Celine Uhl |
Lunafest set for Thursday: Women-focused film fest features silent auction, screenings

LUNAFEST heads to the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts on Thursday, Feb. 19 at 6 p.m., bringing eight short films “by, for, about women” to support...

City Circle Cabaret
Posted by Celine Uhl |
City Circle cabaret features a ‘nice and naughty’ take on the holidays

Laugh away the highs and lows of the holidays at City Circle Acting Company’s Sugar & Spice: A Nice & Naughty Holiday Cabaret on Dec. 13 and 20 at the...

Old Capitol Opera
Posted by Celine Uhl |
Old Capitol Opera to host evening of comedic opera and cabaret

Old Capitol Opera, an opera and musical theater nonprofit based in Iowa City, will host a night of 'extravagant entertainment' at their inaugural ...