Between the warmer temperatures and Iowa’s wide array of waters hubs, there’s plenty of opportunity to make a splash this summer and tap into Iowa’s water adventure scene.
See & Do
The best to see and do in Iowa.
Whether you prefer to celebrate the Fourth of July with a spectacular fireworks show or at your local festival with loved ones, the following are the go-to events to help celebrate Independence Day in Iowa.
Pride Month is here and alongside the massive celebration of love and equality comes a plethora of festivals and events to help you celebrate the special month. From colorful parades and picnics to cookie parties for the little ones, the following are the top five can’t-miss Pride events in Iowa.
While Juneteenth celebrations date back to 1865, the day’s newly-minted national holiday status has given way to a whole new variety of celebrations that honor the contributions of Black Americans to our country.
With more than 115 breweries and 35-plus years of craft brewing, Iowa has long been a destination for craft-beer lovers. And June has been officially named Iowa Craft Beer Month! Here’s how to celebrate.
Memorial Day weekend is right around the corner, and what better way to celebrate the beginning of summer than with some family-friendly or late-night fun? From Memorial Day parades to dance parties, here is how to spend the highly-anticipated weekend in Iowa.
Though the school year is ending, that doesn’t mean that education is on break. Visit Quad Cities and area museums have teamed up for Quad Cities Museum Week, taking place June 5 to June 12.
We all love embarking on a grand vacation from time to time—but sometimes the best adventure can be enjoyed right within the comforts of our own state. Whether you’re looking for a brief weekend getaway or are in the mood for a weeklong retreat with family, you’ll find plenty of fun (and cozy) staycation offerings all throughout Iowa.
Whether you are a seasoned cyclist or just looking for a scenic spot to bike with your little ones, Iowa boasts a plethora of biking trails that are perfect for all cyclists. With winter (finally) coming to an end, it’s time to whip out the old bike and hit some of Iowa’s most beautiful trails.
To celebrate Quad Cities’ rich brewing history, Visit Quad Cities hosts its QC Craft Beer Week May 16 to May 21. QC Craft Beer Week has been an annual event since 2011.