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Music Festivals in Iowa 2023–2024

Attend Your Favorite Music Festivals Across North America

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July 29 - 30, 2023

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Buxton Park Arboretum and Gardens - Indianola, IA

The INDIANOLA SUMMER ART FESTIVAL - The Indianola Public Art Commission announces a Call For Artists to participate in the Indianola Summer Arts Festival, Sat., July 29 & Sun., July 30, 2023, in Indianola's historic Buxton Park. It is also the start of the National Balloon Classic, the Warren County Fair and the National Balloon Classic Parade & each exhibiting artist will receive 2 admission tickets to the 2023 National Balloon Classic. Artists can expect Indianola to be bustling with tourists, balloons, music and food! We're looking for quality hand-made fine art and fine craft only to exhibit in our shady Buxton Park Arboretum and Garden.

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December 1 - 4, 2022

Christkindlmarket Des Moines

Principal Park, Main Lot, Des Moines, IA

Status: Updated 3/8/2022

There will be 1 stage with Regional talent. The music will be Children's and Folk.
December 1 - 4, 2022

Christkindlmarket Des Moines

Principal Park, Des Moines, IA

Status: Updated 6/3/2022

There will be 1 stage with Regional and Local talent. The music will be Americana and Ethnic.
December 2, 2022

Olde Tyme Christmas

Oelwein Community Plaza, Oelwein, IA

Status: Updated 10/26/2022

There will be Roving Performers with Local talent. The music will be Variety, and there will be other activities like wagon rides, lighted parade, festival of trees walk, carolers, fireworks.
December 2 - 4, 2022

Prelude to Christmas

Various Locations, Amana, IA

Status: Updated 1/26/2022

There will be 2 stages with Regional and Local talent. The music will be Ethnic, Folk and Variety, and there will be other activities like christmas trees displayed, charity events, christmas shopping, santa.
January 13 - 14, 2023

Kee Live Music Festival

Various Locations, Cherokee, IA

Status: Updated 10/11/2022

There will be 5 stages with Regional and Local talent. The music will be Blues, Jam, Jazz, Rock and Variety.
May 4 - 6, 2023

Pella Tulip Time

Downtown, Pella, IA

Status: Updated 8/1/2022

There will be Roving Performers with Local talent. The music will be , and there will be other activities like parade, demonstrations, kids' area.
May 28 - 29, 2023

Pioneer Village Heritage Days

Walnut Grove Pioneer Village, Long Grove, IA

Status: Updated 10/12/2022

There will be 1 stage with Regional and Local talent. The music will be Folk.
June 2 - 4, 2023

Beckster Fest

Amana Colonies RV Park, Amana, IA

Status: Updated 10/17/2022

There will be 1 stage with Regional and Local talent. The music will be Ethnic, Folk and Old-time.
June 3, 2023

Iowa Craft Brew Festival

Lauridsen Amphitheater at Water Works Park, Des Moines, IA

Status: Updated 10/12/2022

There will be 1 stage with Regional talent. The music will be Blues, Rock, Top Forty/Pop and Variety.
June 10, 2023

Art on the Square

City Square Park in Historic Downtown Oskaloosa, Oskaloosa, IA

Status: Updated 11/8/2022

There will be 1 stage with Local talent. The music will be Variety.
June 14 - July 4, 2023

Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival

Varies place in Cedar Rapids, Cedar Rapids, IA

Status: Updated 10/28/2022

There will be 2 stages with Regional and Local talent. The music will be Classical/Symphony, Old-time and Rock.
June 23 - 25, 2023

Des Moines Arts Festival

Western Gateway Park, Des Moines, IA

Status: Updated 8/1/2022

There will be 3 stages with National, Regional and Local talent. The music will be Alternative, Bluegrass, Blues, Christian, Country, Folk, Jazz, R & B/Soul, Reggae, Rock, Roots, Swing, Variety and World.
June 23 - 25, 2023

Sturgis Falls Celebration

City Parks-Overman, Gateway & Sturgis, Cedar Falls, IA

Status: Updated 9/13/2022

There will be 4 stages with National, Regional and Local talent. The music will be Beach, Bluegrass, Blues, Christian, Country, Jazz, Rock, Roots, Salsa and Top Forty/Pop, and there will be other activities like talent show, kidsway, parade, carnival, car show, bandshell.
June 23 - 25, 2023

Laura Ingalls Wilder Days

Laura Ingalls Wilder Park and Museum, Burr Oak, IA

Status: Updated 11/8/2022

There will be 1 stage with Regional and Local talent. The music will be Old-time and Variety, and there will be other activities like parade, 5k run, demonstrations.
July 3 - 4, 2023

Storm Lake Star Spangled Spectacular

Sunset Park and Chautauqua Park, Storm Lake, IA

Status: Updated 11/9/2022

There will be 3 stages with National, Regional and Local talent. The music will be Variety, and there will be other activities like ride/run race 7:30am, parade at 10:00pm, fireworks 10pm.
July 19 - 23, 2023

Allamakee County Fair

Allamakee County Fairgrounds, Waukon, IA

Status: Updated 11/29/2022

There will be 1 stage with Regional and Local talent. The music will be Variety, and there will be other activities like midway rides, cooking contest, queen crowning.
July 20 - 23, 2023

North Iowa Fair

North Iowa Events Center, Mason City, IA

Status: Updated 11/8/2022

There will be 1 stage with National, Regional and Local talent. The music will be Americana, Country and Rock, and there will be other activities like special events, games, demonstrations, contests, wheeled events, equestrian events.
July 27, 2023

Sweet Corn Serenade

Oskaloosa Downtown Square, Oskaloosa, IA

Status: Updated 11/8/2022

There will be 1 stage with Regional and Local talent. The music will be Variety, and there will be other activities like sweet corn, pork burgers, pie and ice cream, live music, children activities, pie contest.
August 11 - 12, 2023

Adel Sweet Corn Festival

Downtown Square, Adel, IA

Status: Updated 11/8/2022

There will be 1 stage with Regional and Local talent. The music will be Rock and Variety, and there will be other activities like clowns, bands.
August 14, 2023

Britt Hobo Days Sunday Craft Show

Downtown, City Park, Britt, IA

Status: Updated 11/8/2022

There will be 1 stage with Local talent. The music will be Old-time and Rock, and there will be other activities like car show, hobo museum,semi truck show.
November 25 - December 18, 2022

Tannenbaum Forest

Festhalle Barn, Amana Colonies, IA

Status: Updated 1/26/2022

There will be 1 stage with Local talent. The music will be Variety, and there will be other activities like christmas trees displayed, christmas shopping, demonstrations, music.