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Keokuk Area Event Calendar


2017 KEOKUK AREA EVENT DATES
[May]     [June]     [July]     [August]     [September]     [October]     [November]     [December]

2018 KEOKUK AREA EVENT DATES
[January]    [February]     [March]    [April]
     

 

MAY

05/26/17     KEOKUK, IA
11th Annual Back Alley Bandfest
6pm - 9pm
     Stumptown at 215 High St.
     The Bullis-Rutter Big Band at 524 Concert St.
     Bocephus Wayne at 126 High St.
     The Boos Band at 422 Concert St.
     Kirk Brandenberger, Dave Roth & Chris Nolden at 224 High St.
     Noah McNally at 224 High St.
     Contingency at 227 High St.
     The Jack Meisters at 210 N. Fifth St.
     Wes Hudson at 202 Blondeau St.
For information, call (319) 524-5056, (319) 524-5599 or email: downtownkeokuk@iowatelecom.net

05/27/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com


05/27/17     KEOKUK, IA
Alley Cat Bike Rally
Various downtown routes TBA
For information, call (319) 524-5056, (319) 524-5599 or email: downtownkeokuk@iowatelecom.net

05/27/17     KEOKUK, IA
Flanigan's Right Hook Concert
Rand Park Pavilion / Entrance at N. 17th St. and Park Lane
7:00 pm / Free will donations
Sponsored by the Rand Park Commission
For information, call (319) 524-2050, ext. 105, (319) 524-5599 or email: apeevler@cityofkeokuk.org

05/29/17     MONTROSE, IA
St. Barnabus Memorial Day Concert
Historic St. Barnabus Chapel / Chestnut Street between 3rd & 4th Streets / 9am & 11am
For information, call (319) 463-5533 or (319) 524-5599 or email: info@keokukiowatourism.org
JUNE
06/01/17 - 06/31/17     KEOKUK, IA
Jay Scott and Joe Morgan Photo Exhibit
Keokuk Public Library Round Room / 210 N. 5th St.
     Mon. - Thurs., 9am to 8pm
     Fri., 9am to 5pm
     Sat., 9am to 3pm
For more information, call (319) 524-1483 or (319) 524-5599 or email:  keokukpl@keokuk.lib.ia.us

06/03/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

06/04/17     KEOKUK, IA
Voices of Worship and Dick Watson Quartet Concert
Rand Park Pavilion / Entrance at N. 17th St. and Park Lane
5:00 pm / Free will donations
Sponsored by the Rand Park Commission
For information, call (319) 524-2050, ext. 105, (319) 524-5599 or email: apeevler@cityofkeokuk.org

06/07/17     KEOKUK, IA
First Wednesday's Jazz
The Hawkeye Restaurant / 105 N. Park Dr. / 8pm to 10pm / Free Admission
For more information, call (319) 524-7549 or (319) 524-5599 or email: info@hawkeyerestaurant.com

Rocks the Arts

  06/09/17 - 06/11/17     KEOKUK, IA
   Keokuk Rocks The Arts Weekend
   Reserve this date for a spectacular weekend in Keokuk!  Check back for updates!  
  Friday
  10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm & 6pm.  Lost Canvas Art Classes.  719 Main St.  $35 per person for 1 1/2   hour session.
          1pm to 9pm.  Keokuk Union Depot.  117 S. Water St.  Art exhibits, live music with Tristan Grisham; Nalani Proctor.  Event Ticket Sales available at Depot.
          7:30 pm.  Great River Players Theatre presents "Eleemosynary".  17 S. 6th St.
     Saturday
          8am.  Chalkin' on the River, A Creative Event for All Ages.  Victory Park's Meierotto Shelterhouse.
          9am to 4pm.  Flea Market by the River.  Southside Boat Club.  625 Mississippi Dr.
          9am to 5pm.  Keokuk Union Depot.  117 S. Water St.  Art exhibits, live music with Tristan Grisham; Nalani Proctor; Raeann's Dancers.  Event Ticket Sales available at Depot.
          10am and 2pm.  Historic Walking Tours.
          10am, 12pm, 2pm & 4pm.  Lost Canvas Art Classes.  719 Main St.  $35 separate ticket for 1 1/2 hour session.
          12pm to 5pm.  Mississippi Valley Photography Model Shootout.  1128 Fulton St.
          1pm to 4pm.  Samuel Miller House Museum Open.  318 N. 5th St.
          1:30pm to 5pm.  Bridge Observation Deck.  Wine Over Water, Brew On Bridge.  $20 separate ticket or part of $50 Pass.
          4:30pm to 6:15pm.  Denny Diamond Concert. Grand Theatre. 26 N. 6th St.  $20 separate ticket or part of $50 Pass.
          7:30pm to 9:30pm.  John Waite Concert.  Grand Theatre.  26 N. 6th St. $35 separate ticket or part of $50 Pass.
          9:30pm.  Hell's Bells Performance.  Keokuk Yacht Club. 2029 River Rd.  $20 separate ticket or part of $50 Pass.
     Sunday
          8am to 11am.  Breakfast at Southside Boat Club.  625 Mississippi Dr.
          9am to 4pm.  Flea Market by the River.  Southside Boat Club.  625 Mississippi Dr.
          1pm to 4pm.  Samuel Miller House Museum Open.  318 N. 5th St.
          2pm.  McNamara's Band performance.  Rand Park Pavilion with Sculpture Dedication of newly commissioned,, original outdoor art by local metalsmith, Mark Stanley.        
For information, call (319) 524-5599 or email: info@keokukiowatourism.org

06/09/17 - 06/11/17     FARMINGTON, IA
Farmington Strawberry Festival
For information, call (319) 878-4255, (319) 524-5599 or email: farmingtonstrawberryfestival@gmail.com

Keokuk Cars & Coffee06/10/17     KEOKUK, IA
Keokuk Cars & Coffee
Southside Boat Club Parking Area  / 625 Mississippi Drive / 9am - 12pm / no entry fees
Come show your cars, pickups & motorcycles.  Spectators free.  Exchange car talk, ideas & network with other enthusiasts!  Coffee & pastries available for purchase.
For information, call (319) 524-5599 or email: burninrubber860@gmail.com


06/10/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

06/14/17     KEOKUK, IA
Flag Day Ceremony by the Elks Lodge
Rand Park Pavilion / Entrance at N. 17th St. and Park Lane / 6:00 pm
For information, call (319) 524-2050, ext. 105, (319) 524-5599 or email: apeevler@cityofkeokuk.org

06/17/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

06/23/17     KEOKUK, IA
Relay For Life
Rand Park / 5pm
For information, call (319) 537-1200 or email: southleerelay@gmail.com

06/24/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

06/30/17 - 07/04/17     KEOKUK, IA
Independence Day Celebrations
Rand Park / Sponsored by the Park & Recreation Board / Jones & Company Carnival
July 4 - 9:30pm - Fireworks Display
For information, call (319) 524-2050, ext. 105, (319) 524-5599 or email: apeevler@cityofkeokuk.org

JULY
07/01/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

07/01/17 - 07/04/17     KEOKUK, IA
Independence Day Celebrations
Rand Park / Sponsored by the Park & Recreation Board / Jones & Company Carnival
July 4 - 9:30pm - Fireworks Display
For information, call (319) 524-2050 ext. 105, (319) 524-5599 or email: apeevler@cityofkeokuk.org

07/05/17     KEOKUK, IA
First Wednesday's Jazz
The Hawkeye Restaurant / 105 N. Park Dr. / 8pm to 10pm / Free Admission
For more information, call (319) 524-7549 or (319) 524-5599 or email: info@hawkeyerestaurant.com

07/05/17 - 07/10/17     DONNELLSON, IA

Lee County Fair
Lee County Fairgrounds / 175th Anniversary Celebration
For information, call (319) 524-5599 or email: lindsayblampe@gmail.com

07/07/17 - 07/17/17     KEOSAUQUA, IA
Van Buren County Fair
For information, call (319) 293-7111, (319) 524-5599 or email:  info@villagesofvanburen.com

Keokuk Cars & Coffee07/08/17     KEOKUK, IA
Keokuk Cars & Coffee
Southside Boat Club Parking Area  / 625 Mississippi Drive / 9am - 12pm / no entry fees
Come show your cars, pickups & motorcycles.  Spectators free.  Exchange car talk, ideas & network with other enthusiasts!  Coffee & pastries available for purchase.
For information, call (319) 524-5599 or email: burninrubber860@gmail.com

07/08/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

07/11/17 - 07/17/17     MT. PLEASANT, IA
Henry County Fair
For information, call (319) 385.3101, (319) 524-5599 or email: mpaca@mountpleasantiowa.org

07/11/17 - 08/05/17     NAUVOO, IL
Nauvoo Pageant & Country Fair
Tuesday - Saturday / 7pm
For information, call  (217) 453-2429, (319) 524-5599 or email: thenauvoopageant@gmail.com

07/15/17     KEOKUK, IA
Mississippi Rat Pak Car Club Show / Tolmie Park
For information, call (319) 520-5133 or email: kenlowman2001@yahoo.com

07/15/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

07/22/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

07/22/17     KEOKUK, IA
Leaving Abbey (Beatles Inspired)
Rand Park Pavilion / Entrance at N. 17th St. and Park Lane
7:30 pm / Free will donations
Sponsored by the Rand Park Commission
For information, call (319) 524-2050, ext. 105, (319) 524-5599 or email: apeevler@cityofkeokuk.org

07/26/17 - 07/30/17     KAHOKA, MO
Clark County Fair
For information, call (319) 524-5599 or email directly on website

07/27/17 - 07/29/17     KEOKUK, IA
Summer Crazy Days / Main Street Retailers
For information, call (319) 524-5056, (319) 524-5599 or email: downtownkeokuk@iowatelecom.net

07/29/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

07/29/17     KEOKUK, IA
3rd Annual River Run / Main Street Retailers
For information, call (319) 524-5056, (319) 524-5599 or email: downtownkeokuk@iowatelecom.net


AUGUST
08/01/17 - 08/05/17     NAUVOO, IL
Nauvoo Pageant & Country Fair
Tuesday - Saturday / 7pm
For information, call  (217) 453-2429, (319) 524-5599 or email: thenauvoopageant@gmail.com

08/02/17     KEOKUK, IA
First Wednesday's Jazz
The Hawkeye Restaurant / 105 N. Park Dr. / 8pm to 10pm / Free Admission
For more information, call (319) 524-7549 or (319) 524-5599 or email: info@hawkeyerestaurant.com

08/03/17 - 08/06/17     FORT MADISON, IA

Riverfest
Riverview Park, Fort Madison, IA
For information, call (800) 210-8687, (319) 524-5599 or email:  jpeiton@fortmadison-ia.com

08/04/17 - 08/06/17     HAMILTON, IL
Western Illinois Old Threshers Reunion
1570 North County Road 900 (N. 19th Street)
For information, call (217) 845-3041 or (319) 524-5599  or email: info@keokukiowatourism.org

08/05/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

08/05/17     KEOKUK, IA
Cody James Ministries
Rand Park Pavilion / Entrance at N. 17th St. and Park Lane
7:00 pm / Free will donations
For information, call (319) 524-2050, ext. 105, (319) 524-5599 or email: apeevler@cityofkeokuk.org

08/10/17 - 08/13/17     WEST POINT, IA
Sweet Corn Festival
For information, call (319) 561-3292, (319) 524-5599 or email: wpcornfest@gmail.com

Keokuk Cars & Coffee08/12/17     KEOKUK, IA
Keokuk Cars & Coffee
Southside Boat Club Parking Area  / 625 Mississippi Drive / 9am - 12pm / no entry fees
Come show your cars, pickups & motorcycles.  Spectators free.  Exchange car talk, ideas & network with other enthusiasts!  Coffee & pastries available for purchase.
For information, call (319) 524-5599 or email: burninrubber860@gmail.com

08/12/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

08/12/17     KEOKUK, IA
Fast Forward Concert
Rand Park Pavilion / Entrance at N. 17th St. and Park Lane
7:30 pm / Free will donations
Sponsored by the Rand Park Commission
For information, call (319) 524-2050, ext. 105, (319) 524-5599 or email: apeevler@cityofkeokuk.org

08/17/17 - 08/19/17     MONTROSE, IA
Watermelon Festival
City Park - 300th St., Montrose, IA
For information, call (319) 463-5533 or (319) 524-5599 or email: info@keokukiowatourism.org

08/18/17 - 08/19/17     KEOKUK, IA
Rollin' on the River Blues Fest
Victory Park
For information, call (660) 754-6679, (319) 524-5599 or email: rollinontheriver11@gmail.com

08/19/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

08/20/17     KEOKUK, IA
9th Annual Gil Sargent Memorial Hoopin' on the River 3 on 3
United Presbyterian Church / 102 Main St.
For information, call (319) 795-3787 or (319) 524-5599 or email: tj.sargent@keokukschools.org

08/24/17 - 08/27/17     KEOKUK, IA
Big Dam Street Festival
8th through 12th Streets on Johnson Street / Conner Family Amusements / Food, BBQ Contest & Music!
For information, call (319) 520-5209 or (319) 524-5599 or email: staff@lakecooperfoundation.com

08/26/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

08/31/17 - 09/04/17     MT. PLEASANT, IA
Old Threshers' Reunion
For information, call (319) 385.8937, (319) 524-5599 or email: otadmin@oldthreshers.org


SEPTEMBER

09/01/17 - 09/03/17     NAUVOO, IL
Grape Festival
Nauvoo State Park and surroundings areas in Nauvoo
For information, call (217) 453-6648, (319) 524-5599 or email: vacation@beautifulnauvoo.com

09/01/17 - 09/04/17     MT. PLEASANT, IA

Old Threshers' Reunion
For information, call (319) 385.8937, (319) 524-5599 or email: otadmin@oldthreshers.org

09/02/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

09/02/17 - 09/03/17     KEOKUK, IA & HAMILTON, IL
Pro Disc Golf Tournament
Rand Park, Keokuk & Wildcat Springs Park, Hamilton, IL
For information, call (319) 524-5599 or email: info@keokukiowatourism.org

09/02/17     KEOKUK, IA
Lick Creek Concert
Rand Park Pavilion / Entrance at N. 17th St. and Park Lane
5 pm to 9pm / Free will donations
Sponsored by the Rand Park Commission
For information, call (319) 524-2050, ext. 105, (319) 524-5599 or email: apeevler@cityofkeokuk.org

09/06/17     KEOKUK, IA
First Wednesday's Jazz
The Hawkeye Restaurant / 105 N. Park Dr. / 8pm to 10pm / Free Admission
For more information, call (319) 524-7549 or (319) 524-5599 or email: info@hawkeyerestaurant.com

09/06/17 - 09/09/17     FORT MADISON, IA

Tri-State Rodeo
For information, call (319) 372.2550, (319) 524-5599 or email directly on website

Keokuk Cars & Coffee09/09/17     KEOKUK, IA
Keokuk Cars & Coffee
Southside Boat Club Parking Area  / 625 Mississippi Drive / 9am - 12pm / no entry fees
Come show your cars, pickups & motorcycles.  Spectators free.  Exchange car talk, ideas & network with other enthusiasts!  Coffee & pastries available for purchase.
For information, call (319) 524-5599 or email: burninrubber860@gmail.com

09/09/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

09/15/17 - 09/17/17     KAHOKA, MO
Clark County Mule Festival
For information, call (660) 866-2330, (319) 524-5599 or email directly on website

09/16/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

09/17/17     KEOKUK, IA
Crossview Fellowship "Church in the Park" Services
Rand Park Pavilion / Entrance at N. 17th St. and Park Lane
10 am
For information, call (319) 524-2050, ext. 105, (319) 524-5599 or email: apeevler@cityofkeokuk.org

09/22/17 - 09/24/17     HAMILTON, IL
Geode Fest
For information, call (217) 491-1075, (319) 524-5599 or email: mikeshumate@geodefest.org

09/23/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

09/24/17     KEOKUK, IA
Bullis Rutter Big Band Concert
Rand Park Pavilion / Entrance at N. 17th St. and Park Lane
2pm to 4pm / Free will donations
Sponsored by the Rand Park Commission
For information, call (319) 524-2050, ext. 105, (319) 524-5599 or email: apeevler@cityofkeokuk.org

09/30/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com


OCTOBER

10/04/17     KEOKUK, IA
First Wednesday's Jazz
The Hawkeye Restaurant / 105 N. Park Dr. / 8pm to 10pm / Free Admission
For more information, call (319) 524-7549 or (319) 524-5599 or email: info@hawkeyerestaurant.com

10/07/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

10/13/17     KEOKUK, IA

Dailey & Vincent Concert
The Grand Theatre  / 26 North 6th Street / Begins at 7:30 p.m.
For information, call (319) 524-5599 or email: info@keokukiowatourism.org

10/14/17     KEOKUK, IA
Farmer's Market
River City Mall Parking Lot / 300 Main St. / 7am - 11am
For information, call (217) 242-4061 or (319) 524-5599 or email: officemanager@keokukchamber.com

10/21/17     KEOKUK, IA
Fright Night
Rand Park / 4pm - 7pm / Sponsored by the Park & Recreation Board
For information, call (319) 524-2050 ext. 105, (319) 524-5599 or email: apeevler@cityofkeokuk.org


NOVEMBER
11/01/17     KEOKUK, IA
First Wednesday's Jazz
The Hawkeye Restaurant / 105 N. Park Dr. / 8pm - 10pm / Free Admission
For more information, call (319) 524-7549 or (319) 524-5599 or email:  info@keokukiowatourism.org

11/01/17     KEOKUK, IA
First Wednesday's Jazz
The Hawkeye Restaurant / 105 N. Park Dr. / 8pm to 10pm / Free Admission
For more information, call (319) 524-7549 or (319) 524-5599 or email: info@hawkeyerestaurant.com

11/24/17 - 12/26/17     KEOKUK, IA

City of Christmas Display of Lights
Rand Park / Entrance at Intersection of N. 17th St. & Park Lane / Donations Accepted
For information, call (319) 524-1127, (319) 524-5599 or email: volunteer@cityofchristmas.org

DECEMBER
12/01/17 - 12/26/17     KEOKUK, IA
City of Christmas Display of Lights
Rand Park / Entrance at Intersection of N. 17th St. & Park Lane / Donations Accepted
For information, call (319) 524-1127, (319) 524-5599 or email: volunteer@cityofchristmas.org

12/01/17 - 12/31/17     VAN BUREN COUNTY, IA
Christmas in the Villages
Holiday events held throughout the villages of VanBuren County.
For information, call (319) 293-7111, (319) 524-5599 or email:  info@villagesofvanburen.com

12/01/17     KEOKUK, IA
Puttin' on the Glitz
Downtown Main Street Retail Shops / 4:30pm - 9pm
For information, call (319) 524-5056 or email: downtownkeokuk@iowatelecom.net

12/06/17     KEOKUK, IA
First Wednesday's Jazz
The Hawkeye Restaurant / 105 N. Park Dr. / 8pm to 10pm / Free Admission
For more information, call (319) 524-7549 or (319) 524-5599 or email: info@hawkeyerestaurant.com

 

JANUARY 
01/03/18     KEOKUK, IA
First Wednesday's Jazz
The Hawkeye Restaurant / 105 N. Park Dr. / 8pm to 10pm / Free Admission
For more information, call (319) 524-7549 or (319) 524-5599 or email: info@hawkeyerestaurant.com
 
01/20/18 - 01/21/18     KEOKUK, IA
34th Annual Bald Eagle Appreciation Days
River City Mall / 300 Main Street
For information, call (319) 524-5599 or email: info@keokukiowatourism.org

FEBRUARY
02/02/18 - 02/03/18     NAUVOO, IL
Untold Nauvoo Stories Symposium
Joseph Smith Historic Site Visitor Center / 865 Water Street
For information, call (217) 453-6648, (319) 524-5599 or email: vacation@beautifulnauvoo.com

02/07/18     KEOKUK, IA
First Wednesday's Jazz
The Hawkeye Restaurant / 105 N. Park Dr. / 8pm to 10pm / Free Admission
For more information, call (319) 524-7549 or (319) 524-5599 or email: info@hawkeyerestaurant.com

 
MARCH
03/07/18     KEOKUK, IA
First Wednesday's Jazz
The Hawkeye Restaurant / 105 N. Park Dr. / 8pm to 10pm / Free Admission
For more information, call (319) 524-7549 or (319) 524-5599 or email: info@hawkeyerestaurant.com


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