Tea Time: Going Dutch

Date: Saturday, September 13 - Sunday, December 7
Location: Black Box Theater, third floor of IMU - 125 N Madison St, Iowa City, IA 52242

 In conjunction with the 2014–2015 university-wide theme, Food for Thought, the UIMA will present Tea Time: Going Dutch (September 13 – December 7,... Read More

A Natural Combination

Date: Wednesday, October 22 - Tuesday, December 2
Location: Chait Galleries Downtown

Although in her profession Zanetta Hoehle works and teaches in the health care field, she has always had an appreciation for different art forms. Drawn to bold textu... Read More

Pub Quiz

Date: Sunday, November 23 9:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

Every Sunday night with Tallgrass beer specials and prizes to be won. Admission: $1 entrance fee. Age restrictions: 21+ After 10 pm.

Open Mic with J. Knight

Date: Monday, November 24 8:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

An Iowa City institution. So many great acts have played their first show at the Mill’s Open Mic. Many seasoned pros test out new material before a live audien... Read More

Catacombs of Comedy

Date: Monday, November 24 10:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Yacht Club

Doors: 9:00 pm / Show: 10:00 pm (event ends at 2:00 am) $5.00 This event is 19 and over

What Should I Buy? eReaders and Tablets Class

Date: Tuesday, November 25 10:00 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Thinking about purchasing one of latest and greatest devices for the holidays? Want to know the difference between an eReader and a tablet? One of the library'... Read More

Library-Community Writing Center

Date: Tuesday, November 25 4:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Adults and teens: get one-on-one help with your writing from University of Iowa writing tutors at the Library-Community writing center satellite in the Second... Read More

Upper Deck Dance Party

Date: Tuesday, November 25 10:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Yacht Club

Doors: 10:00 pm / Show: 10:00 pm (event ends at 2:00 am) Free This event is 21 and over

Burlington Street Bluegrass Band

Date: Wednesday, November 26 7:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

The house band will typically include Al Murphy, Bob Black, Dale Thomas, Joe Petersen and other IC bluegrass giants. http://www.myspace.com/theburlingtonstreetbluegr... Read More

Free Jam Session & Mug Night

Date: Wednesday, November 26 10:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Yacht Club

Doors: 10:00 pm / Show: 10:00 pm (event ends at 2:00 am) Free This event is 19 and over

A CHRISTMAS CAROL adapted by Paul Morella

Date: Friday, November 28 1:00 AM
Location: Riverside Theatre

A delightful adaptation of the classic Charles Dickens ghost story as a one-man show performed by Tim Budd.

A Christmas Carol

Date: Friday, November 28 - Sunday, December 14
Location: Riverside Theatre

213 N. Gilbert Street, Iowa City riversidetheatre.org

Kirkwood English Conversation Club

Date: Friday, November 28 10:00 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 All are welcome at this informal gathering for conversation and community. The English Conversation Club is run by volunteers from Kirkwood Community College w... Read More

A Christmas Carol

Date: Friday, November 28 2:00 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

A delightful adaptation of the classic Charles Dickens ghost story as a one-man show performed by Tim Budd. By Charles Dickens, adapted by Paul Morella Directed by... Read More

Horse Drawn Trolley & Santa

Date: Saturday, November 29
Location: Hills Bank and Film Scene

Hills Bank, 201 S. Clinton Street, Iowa City Film Scene, 118 E. College Street downtowniowacity.com

Small Busines Saturday

Date: Saturday, November 29
Location: Downtown Iowa city and Northside Marketplace

Downtown Iowa City and Northside Marketplace downtowniowacity.com

Celebrate the Season in Downtown Iowa City

Date: Saturday, November 29 - Friday, December 26
Location: Downtown and Northside Marketplace

 Celebrate The Season November 29-December 26th The Iowa City Downtown District is excited to announce some major changes to the traditional Celebrate the Sea... Read More

Uniphonics with Dead Larry

Date: Saturday, November 29 10:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Yacht Club

Doors: 9:00 pm / Show: 10:00 pm (event ends at 2:00 am) $7.00 This event is 19 and over

The Salt Company

Date: Sunday, November 30 8:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

The Salt Company is the college ministry of Veritas Church in Iowa City.

Pub Quiz

Date: Sunday, November 30 9:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

Every Sunday night with Tallgrass beer specials and prizes to be won. Admission: $1 entrance fee. Age restrictions: 21+ After 10 pm.

Open Mic with J. Knight

Date: Monday, December 1 8:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

An Iowa City institution. So many great acts have played their first show at the Mill’s Open Mic. Many seasoned pros test out new material before a live audien... Read More

Library-Community Writing Center

Date: Tuesday, December 2 4:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Adults and teens: get one-on-one help with your writing from University of Iowa writing tutors at the Library-Community writing center satellite in the Second... Read More

University of Iowa - Jazz Performances with Jazz Repertory Ensemble & Latin Jazz Ensemble

Date: Thursday, December 4 6:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

The Mill plays host to the University of Iowa’s jazz series which features student ensembles and collaborations with professors from the jazz program. Each ins... Read More

Parents' Night Out

Date: Friday, December 5
Location: Robert A. Lee Community Recreation Center

220 S. Gilbert Street, Iowa City downtowniowacity.com

Kirkwood English Conversation Club

Date: Friday, December 5 10:00 AM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 All are welcome at this informal gathering for conversation and community. The English Conversation Club is run by volunteers from Kirkwood Community College w... Read More

Parents Night Out

Date: Friday, December 5 4:00 PM
Location: Robert A. Lee Recreation Center - 220 S Gilbert St, Iowa City, IA 52240

Drop your kiddos off for some fun and games while you do some shopping, or have dinner! We'll provide an open gym, where your kids can play basketball, rollerskate,... Read More

Parent's Night Out at Iowa City Parks & Rec Center

Date: Friday, December 5 4:30 PM
Location: Robert A Lee

Drop your kiddos off for some fun and games while you do some shopping, or have dinner! We'll provide an open gym, where your kids can play basketball, rollerskate,... Read More

Jazz After Five with Colossus

Date: Friday, December 5 5:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

Jazz After Five was conceived by local jazz musician and University of Iowa music professor Brent Sandy. Sandy, who has played with groups all over the world, wanted... Read More

The Nutcracker

Date: Friday, December 5 - Sunday, December 7
Location: The Englert Theatre

Ticketing: $28 Adult Reserved $20 Senior/Student Reserved $16 Youth (12 and Under) Reserved Performances: Friday, December 5, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Decem... Read More

Horse Drawn Trolley & Santa

Date: Saturday, December 6
Location: Hills Bank and Film Scene

Hills Bank, 201 S. Clinton Street, Iowa City Film Scene, 118 E. College Street downtowniowacity.com

Arts and Crafts Bazaar

Date: Saturday, December 6
Location: Iowa City Public Library

123 S. Linn Street, Iowa City downtowniowacity.com

SIT, STAY, R.E.A.D.: with Therapy Dogs of Johnson County

Date: Sunday, December 7 2:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Come read aloud to trained therapy dogs. Read four times to earn a new book!

Pub Quiz

Date: Sunday, December 7 9:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

Every Sunday night with Tallgrass beer specials and prizes to be won. Admission: $1 entrance fee. Age restrictions: 21+ After 10 pm.

Open Mic with J. Knight

Date: Monday, December 8 8:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

An Iowa City institution. So many great acts have played their first show at the Mill’s Open Mic. Many seasoned pros test out new material before a live audien... Read More

Library-Community Writing Center

Date: Tuesday, December 9 4:00 PM
Location: Iowa City Public Library

 Adults and teens: get one-on-one help with your writing from University of Iowa writing tutors at the Library-Community writing center satellite in the Second... Read More

Burlington Street Bluegrass Band

Date: Wednesday, December 10 7:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

The house band will typically include Al Murphy, Bob Black, Dale Thomas, Joe Petersen and other IC bluegrass giants. http://www.myspace.com/theburlingtonstreetbluegr... Read More

Danú

Date: Wednesday, December 10 7:30 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

This event is part of Hancher’s 2014-2015 season. All tickets are being sold through the Hancher Box Office A Christmas Gathering: Féile Na Nollag Ha... Read More

Talk Art

Date: Wednesday, December 10 10:30 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

Join the UI Writer’s Workshop as they present their current works to other Workshop attendees. Open to the public! Admission: $0. Age restrictions: 21+ After... Read More

The Salt Company

Date: Thursday, December 11 8:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

The Salt Company is the college ministry of Veritas Church in Iowa City.

Parents Night Out

Date: Friday, December 12 4:00 PM
Location: Robert A. Lee Recreation Center - 220 S Gilbert St, Iowa City, IA 52240

Drop your kiddos off for some fun and games while you do some shopping, or have dinner! We'll provide an open gym, where your kids can play basketball, rollerskate,... Read More

New Years Eve jazz Festival celebration

Date: Saturday, December 13
Location: hotelVetro & Conference Center

Hotel Vetro 201 S. Linn Street, Iowa City SummerOfTheArts.org

Parents' Night Out

Date: Saturday, December 13
Location: Robert A. Lee Community Recreation Center

220 S. Gilbert Street, Iowa City downtowniowacity.com

Horse Drawn Trolley & Santa

Date: Saturday, December 13
Location: Hills Bank and Film Scene

Hills Bank, 201 S. Clinton Street, Iowa City Film Scene, 118 E. College Street downtowniowacity.com

Parent's Night Out at Iowa City Parks & Rec Center

Date: Saturday, December 13 4:30 PM
Location: Robert A Lee

 Drop your kiddos off for some fun and games while you do some shopping, or have dinner! We'll provide an open gym, where your kids can play basketball, roller... Read More

Pieta Brown & The Pines

Date: Saturday, December 13 8:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

Part of “Celebrating Local: 10 Years of the New Englert” Where: Englert Theatre, 221 East Washington St., Iowa City When: Saturday, December 13th Time... Read More

Pub Quiz

Date: Sunday, December 14 9:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

Every Sunday night with Tallgrass beer specials and prizes to be won. Admission: $1 entrance fee. Age restrictions: 21+ After 10 pm.

Open Mic with J. Knight

Date: Monday, December 15 8:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

An Iowa City institution. So many great acts have played their first show at the Mill’s Open Mic. Many seasoned pros test out new material before a live audien... Read More

Jazz After Five with Christopher's Very Happy Band

Date: Friday, December 19 5:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

Jazz After Five was conceived by local jazz musician and University of Iowa music professor Brent Sandy. Sandy, who has played with groups all over the world, wanted... Read More

Horse Drawn Trolley & Santa

Date: Saturday, December 20
Location: Hills Bank and Film Scene

Hills Bank, 201 S. Clinton Street, Iowa City Film Scene, 118 E. College Street downtowniowacity.com

Bolshoi Ballet: Pharoah’s Daughter

Date: Saturday, December 20 2:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

The Bolshoi Ballet: Pharoah’s Daughter The Bolshoi Theatre of Russia will be producing live performances in real time of Bolshoi Ballet productions in over 30... Read More

Catfish Keith

Date: Saturday, December 20 8:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

Blues singer, songwriter and bottleneck slide guitarist Catfish Keith has established himself as one of the most exciting country blues performers of our time. Catfi... Read More

Pub Quiz

Date: Sunday, December 21 9:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

Every Sunday night with Tallgrass beer specials and prizes to be won. Admission: $1 entrance fee. Age restrictions: 21+ After 10 pm.

Open Mic with J. Knight

Date: Monday, December 22 8:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

An Iowa City institution. So many great acts have played their first show at the Mill’s Open Mic. Many seasoned pros test out new material before a live audien... Read More

Pub Quiz

Date: Sunday, December 28 9:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

Every Sunday night with Tallgrass beer specials and prizes to be won. Admission: $1 entrance fee. Age restrictions: 21+ After 10 pm.

Open Mic with J. Knight

Date: Monday, December 29 8:00 PM
Location: The Mill Restaurant

An Iowa City institution. So many great acts have played their first show at the Mill’s Open Mic. Many seasoned pros test out new material before a live audien... Read More

New Years Eve Jazz Festival Celebration

Date: Wednesday, December 31
Location: hotelVetro & Conference Center

Bolshoi Ballet: La Bayadere

Date: Saturday, January 17 2:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

The Bolshoi Ballet: La Bayadère The Bolshoi Theatre of Russia will be producing live performances in real time of Bolshoi Ballet productions in over 300 cine... Read More

Lucky Me Theatre Talk

Date: Thursday, January 22 5:30 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

Join us for a discussion about the upcoming show with a special guest. It\'s FREE and open to the public.

Lucky me

Date: Friday, January 30 2:00 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

A bizarre streak of bad luck has been haunting Sara Fine for 22 years. The light bulbs keep burning out, the aquarium is perpetually full of dead fish, and her blin... Read More

Kronos Quartet - Beyond Zero: 1914–1918 A new work for quartet with film

Date: Saturday, February 7 7:30 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

This event is part of Hancher’s 2014-2015 season. All tickets are being sold through the Hancher Box Office The groundbreaking Kronos Quartet returns to Iowa... Read More

Dollar Dog Readings: Luna Gale by Rebecca Gilman

Date: Sunday, February 8 6:30 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

Riverside Theatre in collaboration with Working Group Theatre shares Sunday night opportunities to experience plays early in the development progress. The vibe for... Read More

Dollar Dog: Luna Gale

Date: Sunday, February 8 6:30 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

Dave Mason's Traffic Jam

Date: Sunday, February 8 7:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

NOTE: This event begins at 7:00pm This event has been rescheduled. Previously purchased tickets will be automatically transferred for this new date. Seat assignments... Read More

Gaelic Storm

Date: Wednesday, February 11 8:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

After 10 albums, and nearly 3,000 live shows, Gaelic Storm — the chart-topping, multi-national Celtic band — is dishing up a hearty serving of Full Irish... Read More

Gamicon

Date: Friday, February 20 - Sunday, February 22
Location: Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

Gamicon Psi is the 23rd installment of the longest running gaming convention in eastern Iowa. For the past few years, Gamicon has been held in mid-February at the Io... Read More

Roseneath Theatre: La Maleta

Date: Friday, February 27 6:30 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

This event is part of Hancher’s 2014-2015 season. All tickets are being sold through the Hancher Box Office Ten-year-old Roca leaves Colombia for North Ameri... Read More

Diamonds or Denim Fundraiser

Date: Friday, February 27 7:00 PM
Location: hotelVetro & Conference Center

Doors Open at 6pm! Annual dress up or dress down Riverside Theatre fundraising party. Watch the Riverside website for details!

WALKING THE WIRE: CLASSIFIED

Date: Friday, March 6 2:00 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

Our annual celebration of monologues, chosen from submissions by playwrights from across the country. From skeletons in the closet to the leaked dossier, this year&r... Read More

Walking the Wire: Classified

Date: Friday, March 6 2:00 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

“Walking the Wire” is Riverside Theatre’s annual celebration of original monologues, chosen from submissions by playwrights from across the country... Read More

The Nile Project

Date: Wednesday, March 11 7:30 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

This event is part of Hancher’s 2014-2015 season. All tickets are being sold through the Hancher Box Office Performers from the eleven countries that share t... Read More

Bolshoi Ballet: Romeo and Juliet

Date: Saturday, March 14 2:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

The Bolshoi Ballet: Romeo and Juliet The Bolshoi Theatre of Russia will be producing live performances in real time of Bolshoi Ballet productions in over 300 cinema... Read More

Housebroken Theatre Talk

Date: Thursday, April 2 5:30 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

Join us for a discussion about the upcoming show, Housebroken, with host Miriam Gilbert. It\'s FREE and open to the public!

Hawkeye Visit Day & Transfer Day

Date: Friday, April 3 8:30 AM
Location: The University of Iowa

During Hawkeye Visit Days, university staff and student volunteers will guide you through a full day (8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.) of activities arranged for you and several... Read More

Hawkeye Visit Day & Transfer Day

Date: Friday, April 10 8:30 AM
Location: The University of Iowa

During Hawkeye Visit Days, university staff and student volunteers will guide you through a full day (8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.) of activities arranged for you and several... Read More

HOUSEBROKEN by Megan Gogerty

Date: Friday, April 10 2:00 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

This exciting world premiere gleefully skewers the hilarity and heartbreak of buying and selling a house in today’s rocky economy. The offers, the counter-off... Read More

Housebroken

Date: Friday, April 10 2:00 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

This exciting world premiere gleefully skewers the hilarity and heartbreak of buying and selling a house in today’s rocky economy. The offers, the counter-off... Read More

Bolshoi Ballet: Swan Lake

Date: Sunday, April 12 2:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

The Bolshoi Ballet: Swan Lake The Bolshoi Theatre of Russia will be producing live performances in real time of Bolshoi Ballet productions in over 300 cinemas in 22... Read More

Hawkeye Visit Day & Transfer Day

Date: Friday, April 17 8:30 AM
Location: The University of Iowa

During Hawkeye Visit Days, university staff and student volunteers will guide you through a full day (8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.) of activities arranged for you and several... Read More

Dollar Dog Readings: Birth Witches, Part Two by Jennifer Fawcett

Date: Sunday, May 3 6:30 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

Riverside Theatre in collaboration with Working Group Theatre shares Sunday night opportunities to experience plays early in the development progress. The vibe for... Read More

Dollar Dog: Birth Witches, Part Two

Date: Sunday, May 3 6:30 PM
Location: Riverside Theatre

Bolshoi Ballet: Ivan The Terrible

Date: Saturday, May 16 2:00 PM
Location: The Englert Theatre

The Bolshoi Ballet: Ivan the Terrible The Bolshoi Theatre of Russia will be producing live performances in real time of Bolshoi Ballet productions in over 300 cinem... Read More

Iowa Library Association Annual Conference

Date: Tuesday, October 17 - Friday, October 20
Location: Regional

The Iowa Library Association was established in 1890. It is the second oldest state library association in the country. ILA has approximately 1550 members. Members... Read More