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Weekender, July 22: Downtown Block Party, Women’s Comedy Night, Death Kill Overdrive

IT’S LITTLE VILLAGE’S 20TH ANNIVERSARY. Sign up for home magazine delivery: SUBSCRIBE >>  Help us write the next big story: SUPPORT >> THE WEEKENDER Your weekly editor-curated arts compendium The Johnson County Fair and the Iowa City Downtown Block Party are both this weekend, plus a reading from the Midwest Writing Center, Riverside Theatre’s take on “The Winter’s […]

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Weekender, June 24: Trekfest, nerdy burlesque, outdoor yoga and more to do this weekend

THE WEEKENDER Your weekly editor-curated arts compendium Parades, festivals, the sounds of music in the air—almost feels like normal, doesn’t it? Have fun but stay safe, to ensure that you “live long and prosper!” Online ‘The 19th Hijacker’ — Webinar Commemorating 9/11 20th Anniversary Jun 24 – 7:00pm Prairie Lights presents an evening with bestselling […]

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Weekender, June 17: Juneteenth celebrations, Open Air Media Festival, Concerti Grossi

THE WEEKENDER Your weekly editor-curated arts compendium Juneteenth is here! Celebrate Freedom Day (which just became the newest recognized federal holiday) with events across Eastern Iowa, or explore dozens of other events happening this weekend. Online Justice That Heals: A Forum on Restorative Justice Jun 17 – 12:00pm The U.S. criminal legal system relies on […]

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Weekender, June 10: Penny Peach and Hex Girls, Beatles Marathon Acoustic Jam, Diversity Market

THE WEEKENDER Your weekly editor-curated arts compendium The new Mission Creek Summer Sessions series kicks off, a bounty of benefits, parks and patios explode with music, and the first of the Iowa City South District’s Diversity Markets! Enjoy the sun this weekend, Eastern Iowa! The Weekender is sponsored by: Exclusive Deal for Little Village Readers […]

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Weekender, June 3: Outdoor concerts, Afrofuturism, antique airplanes, 2021 Summer Gallery Walk

THE WEEKENDER Your weekly editor-curated arts compendium Ranshaw House Thursday Night Farm Sessions: Brian Johannesen Jun 3 – 5:30pm A free outdoor concert series at Wilson’s Orchard. This week: Drawing inspiration from heroes like John Prine and Bruce Springsteen, Johannesen writes about everyday life with sincerity and humor. More info >> Maquoketa Downtown Green Space […]

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Weekender, May 27: 2021 Iowa Renaissance Festival, Wilson’s Orchard Strawberry Festival, David Zollo

THE WEEKENDER Your weekly editor-curated arts compendium It’s Memorial Day weekend! Have fun and stay safe, reader. North Ridge Pavillion Music for Meals 2021 May 27 – 5:30pm Join the Coralville Community Food Pantry for our first outdoor & virtual fundraiser of 2021! More info >> Mercer Park People’s Truth and Reckoning Commission – Mercer […]

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Weekender, May 20: A discussion with Step Afrika!, Larissa Pham’s ‘Pop Song,’ ‘Saints and Stars’

THE WEEKENDER Your weekly editor-curated arts compendium Online Screen Time: Christopher Hunter, Andrea Truitt & Ramona Muse Lambert May 20 – 5:30pm (CDT) Join in for Screen Time, a live virtual talk show airing through Zoom. The monthly program is hosted by Englert’s events director, Jessica Egli. More info >> Online Lift Every Voice: Athletes, […]

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Weekender, May 6: A foraging walk with the Coralville Community Food Pantry, the Corridor Jazz Project’s student concert, FilmScene in the Park

THE WEEKENDER Your weekly editor-curated arts compendium Explore Motown, jazz, eco-art, contemporary ballet and more with this weekend’s selection of the finest events from local venues and artists! If you know of an upcoming virtual, outdoor or otherwise safely distanced event that you’d like to see in the Weekender, email lv@littlevillagemag.com to tell us about […]

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