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Iowa City Jazz Festival 2019 is July 5-7!

2019 Festival Program and Map (HERE)

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About The Iowa City Jazz Festival

Come down for a three-day weekend of live jazz performances and delicious dishes. On Friday evening at 9:30pm, enjoy a fireworks display over the University of Iowa Pentacrest.

You’re sure to enjoy the music from all four stages, which showcase a variety of well-known jazz musicians and up-and-coming talent alongside national and international artists to encourage and educate a jazz audience of all ages.

Bring a blanket, chair, or come sit in our beverage garden and get ready for a weekend jazz extravaganza!

Wanna Get a Feel for the Festival?

Video coming soon!

What You Need to Know

2019 Festival Information

Enjoy well-known and up-and-coming jazz artists, delicious food, and fireworks!

  • Festival Program and Map (pdf)
  • Food Vendor Menu (pdf)

Main Stage Archive

Coming soon!

Transportation and Parking

Most Iowa City, Coralville, and University of Iowa bus routes come in/through downtown, so there’s always an option. Please note that the festival does impact bus routes, so check their websites for more information. Check out Bongo for GPS-based, real-time trip planning.

There are four parking ramps in downtown Iowa City providing over 3,000 parking spots! Find out more including detailed locations and cost by clicking on one below: