Nightlife & Parties


5 Iowa Bar Arcades

Relive childhood dreams with the help of Pac-Man, throwback music and cocktails as sweet as candy. Fun-filled Iowa bar arcades are serving out sentimental memories and smiles all around.


Memorial Day Weekend Events

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.  


Cinco de Mayo 2022 Events

Whether you prefer a night out with some authentic Mexican bites and libations or a day spent with the family enjoying games and live music at a festival, Iowa hosts an assortment of celebrations in honor of Cinco de Mayo. 

Iowa March Madness celebrations 2022

March Madness 2022: How and Where to Celebrate in Iowa

Whether you’re a committed college basketball fan, a lover of good old-fashioned sports betting or just a local looking to get into the spirit of the sporty season, you’re in luck—because the state is currently buzzing with can’t-miss happy hour deals and fun community events ahead of the year’s big Final Four tournament.