Emerging Artists: Apply to the Iowa Arts Festival!
- The 2020 Emerging Artist Pavilion application is now open. To apply via Events Local, click HERE.
- Application deadline: April 15, 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.
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
CANCELLED: Eat for the Arts at Goosetown Cafe
Due to the COVID-19 health crisis, Eat for the Arts at Goosetown Cafe is cancelled.
CANCELLED: Eat for the Arts at Joseph’s Steakhouse
Due to the COVID-19 health crisis, Eat for the Arts at Joseph’s Steakhouse is cancelled.
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.
Letter to the Editor from the Iowa City Downtown Arts Alliance
The COVID-19 pandemic threatens our very being. We are community gathering places and connection points…The Iowa City Downtown Arts Alliance is a collective of non-profit arts organizations that contribute to the vitality of our downtown district — The Englert Theatre, FilmScene, Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature, Iowa Writers’ House, PromptPress, Public Space One, Riverside Theatre, and Summer of the Arts… Read the full letter HERE.