Iowa's Cultural Corridor Alliance

Opportunities to engage in Arts and Culture in Iowa's Creative Corridor


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The Iowa Cultural Corridor Alliance (ICCA) is a partnership of cultural organizations throughout eleven counties in and around Iowa’s Creative Corridor.


The mission of ICCA is to promote the varied cultural activities of its partner organizations and to nurture a sustainable cultural community.

ICCA is the community resource for Arts, Culture and Entertainment, offering our members and the community advocacy-focused events, educational programming, professional development, and arts and culture awareness.

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The arts mean business in Iowa’s Creative Corridor!

In FY2010, the Corridor’s non-profit arts and culture industry generated:

$79.8 million

annual economic activity


full-time equivalent jobs

$7.4 million

local and state government revenue

$52.4 million

household income to local residents

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March 20, 2019

Silos and Smokestacks People’s Choice Awards

Several Silos and Smokestacks National Heritage Area Sites within the Iowa Cultural Corridor have been nominated for the People’s Choice Site of the Year 2019. Vote for your favorite Cultural…
March 20, 2019

CBJ invites Coolest Places to Work nominations

NORTH LIBERTY – The Corridor Business Journal (CBJ) is seeking nominations for its 2019 Coolest Places to Work. Honorees will be recognized at an Aug. 27 awards banquet and featured…
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March 20, 2019

Collins Radio Documentary Chosen for Cedar Rapids Independent Film Festival

CEDAR RAPIDS - The Collins Story: Connecting the Moon to the Earth - Moon Talk has been chosen as an Official Selection to be exhibited at the 2019 Cedar Rapids…
March 13, 2019

Applications Open for Summer Writing Programs at UI’s International Writing Program

Applications Open to Americans Age 15-22 for 2-Week Summer Writing Programs at the University of Iowa’s International Writing Program Creative Writing Brings Students from the U.S. & Around the World…

Upcoming Events

Mar 22 all-day Ladd Library
Just like the name says, we’re giving away free books this Friday! Find your new favorite book before it’s released to the public. Discover a well loved copy of a...
Mar 22 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The History Center
Established in 1895, Shive-Hattery has a long history in Linn County, impacting the direction of growth and development in the county. This exhibit provides a glimpse into a history that...
Mar 22 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The History Center
This quilt exhibit will highlight The History Center’s collection of quilts was they relate to community and friendship. Exploring the expressions of companionship through quilting patterns and styles, this exhibit...
Mar 22 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
“American Visionary: John F. Kennedy’s Life and Times” Exhibition Now – May 19, 2019 American Visionary: John F. Kennedy’s Life and Times brings together seventy-seven images culled from the John...