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Events Going on in Eastern Iowa This Weekend — August 11th, 12th, & 13th

Enjoy the summer activities while you still can!

As always, this weekend is a busy weekend in The Corridor. There are local events going on all over Eastern Iowa, so don’t miss your chance to enjoy the beautiful weather while we still have it! Here are some of the big events going on August 11th through August 13th:

  • St. Jude Sweet Corn Festival
    • St. Jude Church in Cedar Rapids
    • August 11th from 5 p.m. to 11:30 p.m., August 12th from 11 a.m. to 11:30 p.m., and August 13th from noon to 6 p.m.
    • $3 admission
    • For a full schedule of events, click HERE
  • Uptown Friday Night
    • McGrath Amphitheatre
    • Gates open at 5:30 p.m.
    • Live music from the American Hitmen
    • $5 admission
  • Cedar Rapids Kernels Game
    • Veterans Memorial Stadium
    • August 11th at 6:35 p.m., August 12th at 6:35 p.m., and August 13th at 2:05 p.m.
    • vs. Quad Cities
    • Click HERE for tickets
  • Rock the Block
    • NewBo City Market
    • August 11th from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Live music from Rockinfreakapotamus
    • Free admission
  • Music in the Park
    • Guthridge Park in Hiawatha
    • August 11th from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
    • Live music from Never the Less
    • Free admission
  • Friday Night Concert Series
    • Outside of the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel at the Weatherdance Fountain Stage
    • August 11th from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
    • Live music from Flash in a Pan and the Cedar County Cobras
    • Free admission
  • Coggon Harvest Home
    • Main Street and surrounding areas in Coggon
    • Events begin August 11th at 5 p.m., August 12th at 9 a.m., and August 13th at 11 a.m.
    • For a full schedule of events, click HERE
  • Noelridge Farmers’ Market
    • Noelridge Park Market
    • August 11th from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • K9Splash!
    • Bever Park Pool in Cedar Rapids
    • August 12th and August 13th, with dogs under 15-inches from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., and all dogs from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    • $10 per dog, per day
    • To get registered online, click HERE
  • Czech Village Blues Festival
    • Czech Village in Cedar Rapids
    • August 12th, doors open at 5 p.m., show begins at 6 p.m.
    • Live music from International Blues Slide Guitarist Joanna Connor and The LCBS Allstars
    • Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door – click HERE for more details
  • Marion Farmers’ Market
    • Taube Park
    • August 12th from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
  • Festival of the Arts
    • Main Amana Market Barn
    • August 12th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Free admission
  • Iowa City Farmers’ Market
    • Chauncey Swan Ramp
    • August 12th from 7:30 a.m. to Noon
  • CRST Concerts at the Creek
    • Indian Creek Nature Center in Cedar Rapids
    • August 12th, doors at 6 p.m., live music at 6:30 p.m.
    • Live music from Andy Frasco & The U.N. and the Uniphonics
    • Tickets $18 in advance, $23 at the door – get them HERE
  • Project Floyd: The Ultimate Pink Floyd Experience
    • Paramount Theater in Cedar Rapids
    • August 12th at 8:00 p.m.
    • Ticket prices are $30, $45, and $50, get more details HERE
  • Hiawatha Farmers’ Market
    • 10th Avenue parking lot of Guthridge Park
    • August 13th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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