515 Alive Music Festival – Dates: Early August

80/35 Music Festival – Dates: Early July

“Beyond a wild weekend of music, 80/35 unleashes the happy birthday kid in all of us with interactive art activities, DIY booths, meet & greet tents, a kids’ play zone and more. And music fans can savor and devour the best food and drinks from right here in Iowa.”

America’s River Festival – Dates: Early June

“America’s River Festival is an event filled with national acts from the world of country music and classic rock legends. Music and folks from around the country fill the Port of Dubuque for a one-of-a-kind experience.”

Bash on the Farm Festival – Dates: Mid June

Camp Euforia – Dates: Mid July

Gross Domestic Product Festival – Dates: Spring

Little Big Fest – Dates: November

Maximum Ames Music Festival – Dates: Mid to late September

“The second annual Maximum Ames Music Festival was a huge success because of the overwhelming enthusiasm and support of this great community. We hosted over 130 bands over four days in twenty different venues all over town. Music ranged from folk to punk, from pop to bluegrass, from jazz to metal, from rock to country and everything in between.” – Submit to Perform

Waukee Music Festival – Dates: Early August

“The Waukee Music Festival Presented by the KEE, was created not only to bring exposure to Waukee Downtown Triangle, but to bring a big music festival feel to a growing community. Our mission is to support our community by donating a portion of the proceeds to local charities to benefit children of Iowa.”

Winter Dance Party – Dates: Early February