2020 Festival Dates
Friday Night Concert Series: May 22 – August 28
Iowa Arts Festival: June 5-7
Free Movie Series: June 13 – August 29
Iowa City Jazz Festival: July 3-5
Soul & Blues Festival: July 31 – August 1
Holiday Thieves’ Market: December 5-6
Artists and Emerging Artists: Apply to the Iowa Arts Festival!
Call for Young Artists: Toyota of Iowa City Art Commission
Summer of the Arts is proud to partner with Toyota of Iowa City to promote emerging Johnson County, Iowa artists (residents age 16-25 or high school/college/university students studying in Johnson County) through Creating a Legacy of Local Artists. The selected artist will receive a commission of $3,000 for an original piece of artwork which will be featured at the Iowa Arts Festival.
For more information on the 2020 Call for Young Artists, please click HERE to view the flyer (pdf).
The application is now open. To apply, click HERE.
Application deadline: March 25, 2020.
Artists: Apply to the Holiday Thieves Market!
The Holiday Thieves Market application is now open!
- Apply to this fine art show through Zapplication by clicking HERE.
- The deadline to apply is July 31, 2020.
- Artists will be notified of their status by August 21, 2020.
H&R Block Fundraiser
H&R Block will automatically donate $20 every time a new client mentions Summer of the Arts or shares the code of 40010001102775.