Tropical Wine Festival
Escape the cold Iowa winter & sample wines from the wineries of the Heart of Iowa Wine Trail.
Maple Syrup Festival & Pancake Breakfast
3/21/2015 - 3/22/2015
Observe the process of making maple syrup. The whole family will enjoy learning how this sweet concoction gets from tree to table!
Manchester Annual Rhubarb Fest
Enjoy the food, festival, and music. Local artists & craftsmen, rhubarb contests, wine tasting, rhubarb store, & rhubarb themed foods.
Fredericksburg's Dairy Days
6/9/2015 - 6/10/2015
Dairy breakfast, midway, ice cream making contest, milking contest, parade, music and fireworks.
Farmington Strawberry Festival
6/12/2015 - 6/14/2015
The festival offers free strawberries and ice cream, a car show, strawberry cooking contest, talent show and more!
Iowa Wine & Fine Arts Festival
Taste Iowa wines while roaming the courtyard of the historic downtown Centerville. Enjoy outstanding art, fabulous food, and great music.
Ice Cream Days
6/17/2015 - 6/20/2015
It's all about the Ice Cream! Celebrate with ice cream treats, picnics, parades and more in La Mars, Ice Cream Capital of the World.
Lazy River Beer & Wine Festival
Bring your lawn chair and prepare for a day of relaxation and fun with local Iowa beer and wine, live music and food vendors.
Since 1958, parade, carnival rides and games, ball games, free entertainment, and all the free watermelon you can eat!
Elkader Sweet Corn Days
7/23/2015 - 7/26/2015
Ice Cream Social, Golf & Softball Tournaments, Donut Hole Eating Contest, Parade, Car Cruise, Live Music, and Free Sweet Corn!
Up In Smoke BBQ Bash
7/24/2015 - 7/25/2015
Great BBQ, big crowds, live music, cooking demonstrations, grilling and barbecuing tips, samples, really great energy, and fun!
Iowa Irish Fest
7/31/2015 - 8/2/2015
Iowa's only large-scale Celtic festival with three stages of music and entertainment. Celtic gifts, food and highland games.
Iowa State Fair
8/13/2015 - 8/23/2015
One of the oldest agricultural & industrial expositions in the US - inspiration for the novel “State Fair”, 3 motion pictures, & Broadway musical.
World Food & Music Festival
9/18/2015 - 9/20/2015
More than 40 Cultural Cafes Featuring. Cuisine from Around the World. Live Entertainment – Cooking Demonstrations.
Northside Oktoberfest and Brew Fest
Located in Iowa City's historic Northside, celebrate old-world style with music, activities, and the famous Iowa City Brew Fest.
Iowa’s Premier Beer, Wine & Food Expo
11/13/2015 - 11/14/2015
One of the most anticipated events in Des Moines--a dream world of food, wine, beer and spirits for all connoisseurs with more than 100 exhibitors.