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Posted by Genevieve Trainor |
Cowboy songs from Steve Cormier at Uptown Bill’s on Saturday

For anyone with a bit of the open prairie in their soul, Uptown Bill's Coffeehouse (730 S Dubuque St, Iowa City) is hosting singer Steve Cormier this Saturday, May 20...

Posted by Paul Osgerby |
A celebration in honor of Bill Sackter, champion of abilities awareness in public life

Bill Sackter's Birthday Bash Uptown Bill's -- Thursday-Sunday, April 13-16 In honor of Bill Sackter’s life and legacy, Wild Bill’s Coffeeshop and Uptown Bill’s Coffeehouse will hold their annual celebration...

Posted by Paul Osgerby |
Fundraiser at Uptown Bill’s ahead of NAMI’s Day on the Hill

Ahead of a summit on Iowa’s capitol hill to lobby for mental health advocacy, local organizers have set up an event at Uptown Bill’s (730 S Dubuque St) showcasing music...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell |
Cohousing community breaking new ground in Iowa City

Iowa City Cohousing Information Meeting Uptown Bill's -- Thursday, Feb. 16 at 5:30 p.m. Iowa City Cohousing held a groundbreaking ceremony on Nov. 13, 2016 for its Prairie Hill development....

Posted by Genevieve Trainor |
Wise men say only fools would miss the Elvis tributes this weekend

19th Annual Elvis Tribute and Fundraiser Gabe's -- Friday, Jan. 6 at 10 p.m. Elvis' Birthday Tribute Night Uptown Bill's -- Saturday, Jan. 7 at 7 p.m. The Magnetos Dick's...

Photo courtesy of Tom Gilsenan
Posted by Joshua Preston |
Don’t feel so all alone — head to BobFest at Uptown Bill’s!

BobFest Uptown Bill's -- Saturday, May 28 at 7 p.m. Uptown Bill's hosts its annual BobFest on May 28 -- photo courtesy of Tom Gilsenan American folk music legend Bob...

Uptown Bill's director Tom Gilsenan
Posted by Adam Burke |
Long live community radio: Uptown Bill’s granted low-power FM radio license by FCC

Thanks to a campaign spearheaded by Iowa City Community Radio (ICCR), the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has granted a low-power FM radio...

Photo courtesy of Tom Gilsenan
Posted by John Miller |
14th annual Ralston Creek Fair set for Labor Day weekend

Uptown Bill's to its new Dubuque St. location in 2010. -- photo courtesy of Tom Gilsenan Iowa City's 14th annual Ralston Creek Fair kicks off this Labor Day weekend, August...

Posted by Max Johnson |
Catch up with Iowa City songstress Jennifer Danielson

Iowa City’s Jennifer Danielson will be playing Uptown Bill’s Coffee House this Saturday at 7 p.m. as part of the venue’s Saturday Night Music Night series. Danielson’s music is very...

Tom Garland
Posted by John Miller |
Tom Garland headlines ‘Bill’s Comedy Bash’ Fundraiser

Tom Garland headlines "Bill's Comedy Bash" this Tuesday. -- photo via Tom Garland On Tuesday, May 6 at 8 p.m. Uptown Bill's will be hosting Bill's Comedy Bash, a night...

Bill Sackter
Posted by Megan Ranegar |
Bill Sackter’s Centennial Celebration at Uptown Bill’s & Wild Bill’s Coffeeshop

Iowa icon Bill Sackter showed us the possibilities of living with a disability. Named Handicapped Iowan of the Year in 1976, he made a name for himself as a proprietor...

Posted by Jorie Slodki |
Working Group Theatre Responds to Newtown Shooting Through Performance – This Thursday at Uptown Bill’s

In response to the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT, Working Group Theatre will perform tomorrow, December 20, at 7:30pm at Uptown Bill’s (30 S. Dubuque St. in Iowa City).  The...

Posted by Weekender |
Iowa City Weekender: June 28-30

This is about to be a fantastic summer weekend. There's a bike in movie, a mini music festival, a farewell show and more. But let's go back to the festival...

Posted by Kent Williams |
Show Preview: Musical Charis @ Uptown Bill’s Tuesday April 17

WHO: Musical Charis WHERE: Uptown Bills's 730 South Dubuque Street, Iowa City, IA 52240 WHEN: 7PM Tuesday April 17th, 2012 Uptown Bill's is an Iowa City music venue that doesn't...