The Iowa City Pride website calendar has all the gay events for Cedar Rapids, Iowa City and beyond - including: FilmScene screenings, at 118 E College St, Iowa City; Consent Karaoke; and events at The Center, 28 S Linn St, Iowa City.
Professional theatre connecting artists and audiences through intimate, engaging, and provocative productions, and providing an artistic home for regional theatre professionals. September through April season of classic plays, new plays, musicals, a monologue festival, at theatre on Gilbert Street. Also June/July summer season centered around the classics.
Screening more than 300 feature films at a two-screen venue every year, plus filmmaker dialogues, panel discussions, and community events. All part of a member-supported, mission-driven approach to cinema. See upcoming films:
June 1-15, 2021 - Poster Parade. CRPride will be hosting a PrideFest Parade as part of our event line up in 2021. Completed entries will be displayed along a parade route in the Czech Village/New Bohemia district. See details at website:
July 2-3, 2021, in downtown Iowa City. Well-known plus up-and-coming jazz artists, delicious food, and fireworks! Bring a blanket, chair, or come sit in the beverage garden.
August 13-15, 2021. Summer festival, local and national artists, live music and entertainment. Culinary Row regional and ethnic foods + Global Village, an Emerging Artist Area featuring upcoming student artists. A feast for the senses and something for everyone! Drag shows, film screenigs, shows. See program:
October 1+2, 2021 - Friday/Saturday events on the 3rd weekend in June, typically include: Picnic in the Park, Pride Pre-Party, Pride Festival entertainment, Downtown Ped Mall / Linn St Festival, Pride Parade through Downtown - walk, ride, skate, dance, roll - from College Green Park (600 E College St), down Iowa Ave and College St, back to park.
October 1-3, 2021. FRI 2pm The Burgermeister taps the first keg at Festhalle Barn. SAT 10am Main St Amana Oktoberfest Parade. Also: Brezel Schmeissen; Rugby Match; Timber Trek; Keg Toss; Log Sawing; Naglehauen; Brat Eating + Eisenmann contests; Festhalle entertainment; Millstream Brewery + Ronneburg Restaurant. Pottery, blanket weaving, painting, clock making, art exhibits.