Jennifer Lough

Jun 05 2019

Things to Do In the Corridor This Summer


After a long winter season and a slow-to-start spring, many are ready to get outside and explore our local communities. There are many things to do throughout the Corridor this Spring and Summer, so mark your calendars!

Iowa City Farmers Market
Wednesdays & Saturdays, May – October

Cedar Rapids Farmers Market
Select Saturdays, May – September

Iowa City Summer of the Arts
May – August
Visit Iowa City for family-friendly arts and cultural festivals this summer. There are many different events happening, check out the link above for a breakdown of all that’s going on.

Cedar Rapids Uptown Friday Nights
Fridays, May – August
Relax after a long week to live music by local and national bands. Visit the link above for details on who will be playing when.

Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival
Thursday, June 20th – Wednesday, July 4th
There are many events happening during Cedar Rapids’ three week celebration for our nation’s birthday. Check out the link above for a breakdown of all that’s going on.

Linn County Fair
Wednesday, June 26th – Sunday, June 30th

North Liberty Blues and BBQ
Saturday, July 13th
Enjoy great music, lots of food, and local Iowa brews at North Liberty’s annual event. Family-friendly activities happening all day.

Johnson County Fair
Sunday, July 14th – Saturday, July 20th

Solon Beef Days
Friday, July 19th & Saturday, July 20th
Annual celebration about all things beef! Family-friendly activities are planned both days.

Washington County Fair
Tuesday, July 23rd – Sunday, July 28th

Cedar Rapids St. Jude Sweet Corn Festival
Friday, August 9th – Sunday, August 11th
Did you know that over 25,000 locally sourced ears of corn are bought for this festival? Be sure to check it out!

Lisbon Sauerkraut Days
Thursday, August 15th – Saturday, August 17th
Get ready for Lisbon’s streets to be packed with fun, kid-friendly activities and the smell of brats and sauerkraut in the air!

I hope you are able to enjoy some of these upcoming festivals and events!

Jennifer Lough

About Jennifer Lough

Jennifer Lough is a Vice President and Branch Manager at Hills Bank’s Coralville location and University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics location. She has been at Hills Bank since 2000 helping customers with checking, savings, and loan needs. Jennifer has 20+ years of experience in the banking industry. Her joys in life are her two sons, her husband Brian, returning to her family’s farm, and exercising. She can be reached at

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