Entertainment & Dining in Iowa City & Coralville


You are in for a treat as our Iowa City area is a vibrant place offering many entertainment venues sure to appeal to all. Here are a sample of our events, attractions, shopping and dining.

Browse through our list, and contact Toni to add new activities or places or share your favorites:

Hancher Theatre Cant Contain Us


This arts and entertainment center hosts a variety of performers, musicians, comedians and personalities throughout the year. The auditorium has become a centerpiece for Iowa Citys cultural life. Hancher Auditorium and most of the Arts Campus was severely damaged by the summer 2008 flood.
This season we are presenting at eleven venues in the area and have complete information on the website regarding our alternate venues and programs at www.hancher.uiowa.edu
Please call the Hancher Box Office at 319/335-1160 or 1-800-HANCHER if you have additional questions.

Englert Theatre Successfully withstanding the test of time!

Englert Theatre

Vibrant community art center since 1912, Englert Theatre is located at 221 E. Washington St, in the heart of Downtown Iowa City. The theatre successfully attracts nationally recognized performers and loyally collaborates with community theatres and local performing organizations.

Riverside Theatre Where intimacy meets engaging productions!

Riverside Theatre

The Riverside Theatre is located at 213 N. Gilbert St and tickets can be purchased online where you can view their ever compelling season program as well as education programs and workshops taught by professional artists.

A complete list can be found on the Downtown Association of Iowa City website showcasing the Old Capitol Cultural District and all its activities and venues. Take a look at this energetic non profit org dedicated to the growth and cultural integrity of our downtown.

Iowa City Community Theatre A Pioneer in promoting creative expression!


This non-profit organization offers a unique platform for high quality amateur productions in a supportive environm ent committed to fostering participation from all interested. Check out the Iowa City Community Theatre website for a look at their 2009-2010 season.

Dreamwell Theatre Regional Theatre with a spirit for exploration!

Dreamwell Theatre

Enjoy the intimate setting and the innovative high caliber productions put forth every season. This regional theatre tells stories needing to be told, by a consistently committed cast. The 2010 Season announces a ever present commitment to deliver a thoroughly enjoyable theatrical experience.

Movie Theatres Iowa City & Coralville IA


MoviePhone is a great resource to help you chose a movie theatre, a movie, get tickets online, and read reviews. The choice is yours, between the Bijou Theatre specializing in independant/foreigh/classics, the Coralridge movie theatre, and the Sycamore movie theatre.