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Party in the Park

Party in the Park

August 1, 2019 - 6:30pm

Connect with friends, family and neighbors this summer at Party in the Park. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy live music, games, arts and crafts, and treats. Each party will have its own theme this year. Party in the Park is a no-fee event and is open to the public....

Iowa City Farmer's Market

Iowa City Farmer's Market

August 3, 2019 - 7:30am

The City of Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department operate farmers markets at two locations, two days a week during the summer season. The Farmers Market runs on Wednesdays and Saturdays at the Chauncey Swan Ramp, 415 E. Washington Street. Season opening and closing dates, plus event times are listed below....

1 Million Cups

1 Million Cups

August 7, 2019 - 9:00am

Join us every Wednesday in Iowa City @ MERGE Iowa City, as entrepreneurs present new companies and ideas to a diverse and progressive audience fueled by free coffee. Our mission is to engage and grow the startup community as well as accelerate the startups participating in the program. As a community, how can we help your company? Interested in presenting at 1MC #IowaCity? Apply to present online at 1millioncups.com/iowacity.

Iowa City Farmer's Market

Iowa City Farmer's Market

August 7, 2019 - 5:00pm

The City of Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department operate farmers markets at two locations, two days a week during the summer season. The Farmers Market runs on Wednesdays and Saturdays at the Chauncey Swan Ramp, 415 E. Washington Street. Season opening and closing dates, plus event times are listed below....

Party in the Park

Party in the Park

August 8, 2019 - 6:30pm

Connect with friends, family and neighbors this summer at Party in the Park. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy live music, games, arts and crafts, and treats. Each party will have its own theme this year. Party in the Park is a no-fee event and is open to the public....

Eco Film Festival - "Living the Change"

Eco Film Festival - "Living the Change"

August 8, 2019 - 7:00pm

The 2019 Eco Film Festival will be held once a month beginning in April and ending in August. This event is hosted by Green Iowa AmeriCorps in collaboration with the Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department, Iowa City Recycling, and the Iowa City Public Library (ICPL)....

Iowa City Farmer's Market

Iowa City Farmer's Market

August 10, 2019 - 7:30am

The City of Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department operate farmers markets at two locations, two days a week during the summer season. The Farmers Market runs on Wednesdays and Saturdays at the Chauncey Swan Ramp, 415 E. Washington Street. Season opening and closing dates, plus event times are listed below....

Low-Maintenance Vegetable Gardening

Low-Maintenance Vegetable Gardening

August 10, 2019 - 9:30am

Green your thumb, improve your wellness and beautify your garden during these fun, hands-on classes on Saturday mornings in downtown Iowa City. You will take home all the knowledge, publications, seeds and inspiring ideas needed to successfully and enjoyably grow vegetables and herbs in your own garden....

Duck Day!

Duck Day!

August 10, 2019 - 10:00am

The Museum of Natural History presents...DUCK DAY! Join us for a fam-friendly, fun-filled morning all about DUCKS!...

1 Million Cups

1 Million Cups

August 14, 2019 - 9:00am

Join us every Wednesday in Iowa City @ MERGE Iowa City, as entrepreneurs present new companies and ideas to a diverse and progressive audience fueled by free coffee. Our mission is to engage and grow the startup community as well as accelerate the startups participating in the program. As a community, how can we help your company? Interested in presenting at 1MC #IowaCity? Apply to present online at 1millioncups.com/iowacity.

Iowa City Farmer's Market

Iowa City Farmer's Market

August 14, 2019 - 5:00pm

The City of Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department operate farmers markets at two locations, two days a week during the summer season. The Farmers Market runs on Wednesdays and Saturdays at the Chauncey Swan Ramp, 415 E. Washington Street. Season opening and closing dates, plus event times are listed below....

Party in the Park

Party in the Park

August 15, 2019 - 6:30pm

Connect with friends, family and neighbors this summer at Party in the Park. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy live music, games, arts and crafts, and treats. Each party will have its own theme this year. Party in the Park is a no-fee event and is open to the public....

Iowa City Farmer's Market

Iowa City Farmer's Market

August 17, 2019 - 7:30am

The City of Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department operate farmers markets at two locations, two days a week during the summer season. The Farmers Market runs on Wednesdays and Saturdays at the Chauncey Swan Ramp, 415 E. Washington Street. Season opening and closing dates, plus event times are listed below....

Say YES to Foraging in Summer

Say YES to Foraging in Summer

August 18, 2019 - 1:00pm

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED - click the "Tickets" link above or see below for more details....

Paddle in the Park Series

Paddle in the Park Series

August 19, 2019 - 2:00pm

*REGISTRATION REQUIRED VIA EMAIL. SEE DETAILS BELOW.*...

1 Million Cups

1 Million Cups

August 21, 2019 - 9:00am

Join us every Wednesday in Iowa City @ MERGE Iowa City, as entrepreneurs present new companies and ideas to a diverse and progressive audience fueled by free coffee. Our mission is to engage and grow the startup community as well as accelerate the startups participating in the program. As a community, how can we help your company? Interested in presenting at 1MC #IowaCity? Apply to present online at 1millioncups.com/iowacity.

On Iowa! Living Green on Campus and Beyond

On Iowa! Living Green on Campus and Beyond

August 21, 2019 - 10:00am

Learn how to live a sustainable lifestyle by taking advantage of programs and resources available through the Office of Sustainability.  From composting in your dorm room to joining an environmentally focused student org, we can help you discover the world of sustainability right here on campus.  Stop by for your free compost bins and make a DIY planter. Part of the On Iowa! Event Series to welcome new students. Welcome Class of 2023!

Iowa City Farmer's Market

Iowa City Farmer's Market

August 21, 2019 - 5:00pm

The City of Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department operate farmers markets at two locations, two days a week during the summer season. The Farmers Market runs on Wednesdays and Saturdays at the Chauncey Swan Ramp, 415 E. Washington Street. Season opening and closing dates, plus event times are listed below....

On Iowa! Living Green on Campus and Beyond

On Iowa! Living Green on Campus and Beyond

August 22, 2019 - 10:00am

Learn how to live a sustainable lifestyle by taking advantage of programs and resources available through the Office of Sustainability.  From composting in your dorm room to joining an environmentally focused student org, we can help you discover the world of sustainability right here on campus.  Stop by for your free compost bins and make a DIY planter. Part of the On Iowa! Event Series to welcome new students. Welcome Class of 2023!

Party in the Park

Party in the Park

August 22, 2019 - 6:30pm

Connect with friends, family and neighbors this summer at Party in the Park. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy live music, games, arts and crafts, and treats. Each party will have its own theme this year. Party in the Park is a no-fee event and is open to the public....

On Iowa! Living Green on Campus and Beyond

On Iowa! Living Green on Campus and Beyond

August 23, 2019 - 10:00am

Learn how to live a sustainable lifestyle by taking advantage of programs and resources available through the Office of Sustainability.  From composting in your dorm room to joining an environmentally focused student org, we can help you discover the world of sustainability right here on campus.  Stop by for your free compost bins and make a DIY planter. Part of the On Iowa! Event Series to welcome new students. Welcome Class of 2023!

Iowa City Farmer's Market

Iowa City Farmer's Market

August 24, 2019 - 7:30am

The City of Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department operate farmers markets at two locations, two days a week during the summer season. The Farmers Market runs on Wednesdays and Saturdays at the Chauncey Swan Ramp, 415 E. Washington Street. Season opening and closing dates, plus event times are listed below....

Tour the Iowa City Farmer's Market with the Office of Sustainability (On Iowa!)

Tour the Iowa City Farmer's Market with the Office of Sustainability (On Iowa!)

August 24, 2019 - 8:30am

Farmer’s Market Tour...

Iowa City Monarch Festival 2019

Iowa City Monarch Festival 2019

August 25, 2019 - 10:00am

Float like a butterfly to the Iowa City Monarch Festival Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019....

1 Million Cups

1 Million Cups

August 28, 2019 - 9:00am

Join us every Wednesday in Iowa City @ MERGE Iowa City, as entrepreneurs present new companies and ideas to a diverse and progressive audience fueled by free coffee. Our mission is to engage and grow the startup community as well as accelerate the startups participating in the program. As a community, how can we help your company? Interested in presenting at 1MC #IowaCity? Apply to present online at 1millioncups.com/iowacity.

Taste of Iowa City 2019

Taste of Iowa City 2019

August 28, 2019 - 4:00pm

Taste of Iowa City, presented by MidWestOne Bank, returns to the Downtown Iowa City on Wednesday, August 28nd from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. The 12th Annual Taste celebrates the culinary diversity of Downtown and Northside restaurants and rewards the Iowa City community with sample portions from more than 40 menus!...

Iowa City Farmer's Market

Iowa City Farmer's Market

August 28, 2019 - 5:00pm

The City of Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department operate farmers markets at two locations, two days a week during the summer season. The Farmers Market runs on Wednesdays and Saturdays at the Chauncey Swan Ramp, 415 E. Washington Street. Season opening and closing dates, plus event times are listed below....

Party in the Park

Party in the Park

August 29, 2019 - 6:30pm

Connect with friends, family and neighbors this summer at Party in the Park. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy live music, games, arts and crafts, and treats. Each party will have its own theme this year. Party in the Park is a no-fee event and is open to the public....

Iowa City Farmer's Market

Iowa City Farmer's Market

August 31, 2019 - 7:30am

The City of Iowa City Parks and Recreation Department operate farmers markets at two locations, two days a week during the summer season. The Farmers Market runs on Wednesdays and Saturdays at the Chauncey Swan Ramp, 415 E. Washington Street. Season opening and closing dates, plus event times are listed below....