The weather this weekend is going to be perfect for some outdoor activities!

We're getting closer and closer to the end of summer, so you better enjoy all the events in Eastern Iowa while you still can! There's plenty to do in the local area between Friday, July 28th and Sunday, July 30th, and here are some of the highlights:

  • Uptown Friday Night
    • McGrath Amphitheater
    • Live music from Slap'n'Tickle
    • July 28th, gates open at 5:30 p.m.
    • $5 admission
  • Rock the Block
    • NewBo City Market
    • Live music from The Fez
    • July 28th from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Free admission
  • Swisher Fun Days
    • Main Street and surrounding areas in Swisher
    • July 28th starting at 6 p.m. and July 29th, with events beginning at 7:30 a.m.
    • For a full schedule of events, click HERE.
  • Noelridge Farmers’ Market
    • Noelridge Park Market
    • July 28th from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Jackson County Fair
    • Jackson County Fairgrounds in Maquoketa
    • Live music July 29th from Joe Diffie and LOCASH
    • July 28th-30th, with events beginning at 9 a.m. daily
    • Click HERE for details on tickets
  • Artisan Fair Flea Market
    • Bloomsbury Farm in Atkins
    • July 29th from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Free admission
  • 319 Music & Arts Festival
    • Czech Village
    • July 29th, with live music beginning at 11 a.m.
    • Free admission
    • See a full schedule of artists/bands HERE
  • Marion Farmers’ Market
    • Taube Park
    • July 29th from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
  • CRST Concerts at the Creek
    • Indian Creek Nature Center Amphitheater in Cedar Rapids
    • Live music from Elizabeth Moen, Anthony Worden, and MacMillan & Spengler
    • July 29th, doors open at 6 p.m. with music beginning at 6:30 p.m.
    • $18 in advance, $23 at the door
  • Cedar Rapids Kernels Games
    • Veterans Memorial Stadium
    • Versus Clinton
    • July 29th at 6:35 p.m. and July 30th at 2:05 p.m.
    • Click HERE for ticketing information
  • Iowa City Farmers’ Market
    • Chauncey Swan Ramp
    • July 29th from 7:30 a.m. to Noon
  • Hiawatha Farmers’ Market
    • 10th Avenue parking lot of Guthridge Park
    • July 30th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.