Summer of the Arts Recognized Again!

 

Little Village Best of CRANDIC award cup

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We are on a roll, people!

After winning awards from the Iowa Cultural Corridor Alliance and the Iowa City Press-Citizen, we have two more to report.

Little Village debuted the Best of CRANDIC awards, and the Iowa Arts Festival won for Best Festival.

Arts Fest also took the #1 spot in the Locals Love Us Best Area Events, and Jazz Fest took third.

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Coming Up

May 17
May 24

Annie Savage and the Savage Hearts

May 24 at 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
FREE
Jun 07
Jun 08

Jumanji, Welcome to the Jungle

June 8 at 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
FREE
Jun 15

The Greatest Showman

June 15 at 9:00 pm - 10:45 pm
FREE
Jun 21

The Fez

June 21 at 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
FREE

2019 Festival Dates

Friday Night Concert Series: May 17 – August 30, 2019

Iowa Arts Festival: May 31 – June 2, 2019

Free Movie Series: June 8 – August 24, 2019

Iowa City Jazz Festival: July 5 – 6, 2019

NEW! Soul & Blues Fest: August 2-3, 2019; more information coming soon!

 

Young Artists! Submit to Creating a Legacy of Local Artists

Toyota Legacy of Young Artists

Johnson County, Iowa artists ages 16-25 are encouraged to apply to Creating a Legacy of Local Artists, presented by Summer of the Arts in collaboration with Toyota of Iowa City.

This is a commission for an original piece of artwork and comes with an award of $3,000!

See our Vendors page for more information and a link to the application!

Download and distribute our poster here.

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2 days ago

Summer of the Arts

If you're visiting the Iowa City area soon, make sure to grab a visitor guide at the Convention and Visitors Bureau for all the fun things do in the area (incuding our festivals!)Fresh off the press! We can't wait for you to crack open our 2019 visitor guide‼️😍 ... See MoreSee Less

If youre visiting the Iowa City area soon, make sure to grab a visitor guide at the Convention and Visitors Bureau for all the fun things do in the area (incuding our festivals!)

3 days ago

Summer of the Arts

Continuing on with our intern features, we are excited to welcome Shannon Regan to our team! Shannon is from Clarendon Hills, Illinois and will be serving as our Artist Relations and Outreach Intern this year. She is studying Communications and Entrepreneurial Management at the University of Iowa.

She is a marketing and communications executive board member for her student organization. She has been involved in Dance Marathon and hopes to get on leadership next year. Shannon is excited to see Iowa City in the summer and how this organization brings people together through the multitude of events!
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Continuing on with our intern features, we are excited to welcome Shannon Regan to our team! Shannon is from Clarendon Hills, Illinois and will be serving as our Artist Relations and Outreach Intern this year. She is studying Communications and Entrepreneurial Management at the University of Iowa.

She is a marketing and communications executive board member for her student organization. She has been involved in Dance Marathon and hopes to get on leadership next year. Shannon is excited to see Iowa City in the summer and how this organization brings people together through the multitude of events!

 

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Welcome Shannon! We’re very happy to have you on our team!

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