Things To Do

Here you will find information on upcoming events along Lincoln Highway in Iowa.

2017

  • June 1– Farmer’s Market opens in State Center from 5:00-7:00. The Farmer’s Market takes place each Thursday through September.
  • June 13 – Classic Car Roll In at the Reed-Niland Corner 5:00-7:00
  •  June 15-18 – State Center’s Annual Rose Festival and 150th birthday celebration will feature a grand parade, car show, fireworks, water balloon fights, craft fair, quilt show, tractor pulling contest, laser tag, inflatables, and more!
  • June 20-24 – 2017 Lincoln Highway National Conference “It’s A Wonderful Road!” in Denison, Iowa. Learn more here.
  • July 8 – Iowa’s quarterly association meeting at the Hotel Pattee in Perry Iowa. Refreshments at 9:00, business meeting to follow. 
  • July 11 – Classic Car Roll In at the Reed-Niland Corner 5:00-7:00
  • July 15 – Linn Creek Art Festival and Downtown Art Event in Marshalltown 
  • August 5 – City of Glidden’s 150th Celebration Parade at 10:30 AM. 
  • August 11– Classic Car Roll In at the Reed-Niland Corner 5:00-7:00
  • August 11-12 – City of Glidden’s Lincoln Highway BuyWay Yard Sale
  • August 26 –  Incorporation Celebration in State Center, help bury a commemorative time capsule! 
  • August 26 – 7th Annual Spring Fling Iowa Crossroads Craft Sale in Nevada from 11 a.m.– 5 p.m. in the Gates Memorial Hall. 
  • August 26 – Pioneer Days in LeGrand
  • September 10 – International Food and Music Festival in Marshalltown
  • September 21-24 – Octemberfest in Marshalltown
  • September 29 – Annual Art Walk in Marshalltown 
  • November 4 – Jean Seberg Film Festival at the Orpheum Theater  in Marshalltown
  • November 18 – 25th Annual Holiday Stroll and Tiny Tim Tree Festival in Marshalltown