City of Iowa City
 

Summer of the Arts Performer Opportunities

Summer of the Arts festivals feature a variety of opportunities for musical performers and entertainers.  Please review the information on each festival below and submit your electronic media kit via the appropriate email.  

The planning committees regularly check these emails and will contact you if they are interested in booking or need additional information.

No phone calls please!

 

Booking for 2016

Membership Benefits

ARTS FRIEND

Under $120
Summer of the Arts Window Cling, 50% off one refillable water bottle

ARTS FAN

$120-$499
Summer of the Arts Window Cling, one free refillable water bottle and one free festival t-shirt

ARTS ADVOCATE

$500 - $999
Summer of the Arts Window Cling, two free refillable water bottles, two free festival t-shirts, two free tickets for the beverage garden, invitation to Season Finale

ARTS ENTHUSIAST

$1000 & higher
Summer of the Arts Window Cling, two free refillable water bottles, two free festival t-shirts, four free tickets for the beverage garden, invitation to Season Finale, free parking during weekend festivals, VIP seating availability with two FREE Summer of the Arts bag chairs, ONE free Sunshine Club membership for child or grandchild

SUNSHINE CLUB

$25 per child (ages 0-12)
Sunshine Club Membership Card, one FREE Bounce House Punch per festival, 20% discount on kids festival t-shirt, Opportunity to walk in Carnival Parade, Sunshine Meal Deal Coupon for Culinary Row $1 corn dog & $1 lemonade, Sunshine Club Newsletter

Donate with a check, credit card, or set up monthly ACH donations. See enclosed card to select which option works best for you!

 

The Friday Night Concert Series

The Friday Night Concert Series, presented by Toyota-Scion of Iowa City, books primarily Johnson County, Iowa, bands. Consideration will be given to any bands with ties within Eastern Iowa. This consideration is at the sole discretion of the Friday Night Concert Series booking committee.

Submit your press kit for consideration to FNCSmusic@summeroftheARTS.org

The Iowa Arts Festival

The Iowa Arts Festival, presented by Veridian Credit Union, typically features local openers and well-known national or international headliners on the main stage.

Children’s performers from all genres of entertainment are featured on our Family Stage for our Global Village and Children’s Day activities. Strolling performers are sometimes hired. 

Submit your press kit for consideration to IAFmusic@summeroftheARTS.org

The Iowa City Jazz Festival

As one of the nation’s top 10 jazz festivals, the Iowa City Jazz Festival, presented by UICCU, features well-known national and international acts on the main stage. Three side stages feature performers in the following areas: Youth, College and Local.

Submit your press kit for consideration to ICJFmusic@summeroftheARTS.org

Iowa Soul Festival

The Iowa Soul Festival, presented by Diversity Focus, features soul, blues, Hip Hop and funk music on the main stage as well as dancers.

Submit your press kit for consideration to ISFmusic@summeroftheARTS.org

Summer of the Arts           319.337.7944           325 E. Washington St., Ste. 301 Iowa City IA 52240           info@summeroftheARTS.org