Iowa's Cultural Corridor Alliance

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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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October 9, 2018

Event Coordinator, City of Marion

Job Title:  Part-Time Event Coordinator Company: City of Marion Location: Marion, Iowa Position Summary:  Are you a natural leader who thrives on planning and facilitating big events? Do you have…
October 2, 2018

Order Tickets Now for ICCA’s Celebration of the Arts

Tickets available now. ICCA's Annual Meeting, Celebration of the Arts, will feature keynote speaker John Richard, an independent documentary filmmaker, video producer and photographer living in Iowa City, Iowa. He…
September 19, 2018

Filmmaker John Richard Announced as Keynote Speaker at ICCA’s Celebration of the Arts

John Richard (director of cinematography) is an independent documentary filmmaker, video producer and photographer living in Iowa City, Iowa. He works on a variety of projects for clients including The Guardian, LA…
August 27, 2018

Deadline Extended! Call for Nominations: 2018 ICCA Awards

The Iowa Cultural Corridor Alliance will be hosting its annual meeting, Celebration of the Arts, on November 14, 2018, at South Slope Community Center. We are accepting nominations for the…

Upcoming Events

Oct 21 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Cedar Rapids Musuem of Art
Flight Pattern: Birds in Art March 2018 – March 2019 In flight or at rest, birds have long fascinated artists. Often used as symbolic objects for particular virtues, families, or...
Oct 21 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Iowa Memorial Union, third floor (room 376/Richey Ballroom)
To mark our upcoming 50th anniversary (2019), the fall exhibition at the UIMA@IMU Visual Classroom celebrates outstanding examples of our collection. We highlight selections from the Elliott and Stanley collections...
Oct 21 @ 2:00 pm National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
It’s the most amazing story you never heard. In the chaos of World War I, tens of thousands of Czech and Slovak POWs switched sides to become an army fighting...
Oct 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm Downtown Library - Cedar Rapids
Join the Scholastic Chess Club the first and third Sundays of the month (Oct-May) from 2-5 pm at Downtown Library. Students grades K-12 are welcome to come and learn how...