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Downtown Block Party

Sat, Jun 24 from 5pm - 11pm

at Downtown Iowa City Block Party

  • Sand Volleyball
  • All ages
  • Fashion Show
  • Interactive Public Art
  • Live Music
  • Silent Disco
  • Drag Show
  • Dueling Pianos
  • And more...

The first annual Downtown Iowa City Block Party will be Iowa City's biggest night event, and it is happening from 5 to 11 p.m. Saturday, June 24th throughout seven blocks and the pedestrian mall downtown. It is an all ages event, wristbands are available see website for details. The approach to the event will be one of inclusivity, openness, and a general welcoming to everyone. 

Downtown will be closed to vehicle traffic from Clinton St. to Linn St. & Dubuque St. to Iowa Ave. to make way for an estimated 15,000+ people. Entertainment and programming will include local musicians, dueling pianos, ping pong tables, giant jenga, video game tournament, DJ competiton, silent disco, tiny cinema, light painting, mini golf course, sand volleyball, fashion shows, and an interactive art creation.

Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 5:00pm to 11:00pm

Clinton St., Washington St., Dubuque St., Iowa Ave, Linn St Iowa City, IA 52240

Event Type

Arts/Entertainment, Community Event, Fair, Social

General Interest

After Class



Contact Name

City of Iowa City


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