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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July 10, 2019

NewBo Art Walk Night: Thursday July 11

NewBo Art Walk Night! Thursday July 11, 2019 participating galleries : Black Earth Gallery  Cherry Building Commons Gallery CSPS/Legion Arts Ceramics Center Pix Fiz Kacere Gallery 128 Showroom _________________________________________ Black…
July 10, 2019

New Special-Themed Tour at Brucemore Exploring Preservation Projects and Issues

Discover preservation in progress this summer at Brucemore, one of Iowa’s most iconic historic sites, through a new special-themed Preservation Tour—July 24 or August 20 at 5:30 p.m.The 26-acre estate features…
July 10, 2019

Artist-in-Residence Jim Schlett Offers Sunset Walk, Presentation at Herbert Hoover NHS

Photographer Jim Schlett will lead a sunset photography walk and a presentation at Herbert Hoover National Historic Site this August. Mr. Schlett is this year’s Artist-in-Residence for the national park…
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July 3, 2019

The History Center

The History Center has a rich history in the Cedar Rapids community, having started in 1969 as the Linn County Historical Museum Association. Executive Director Jason Wright said the organization…

Upcoming Events

Jul 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm The History Center
The History Center commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Douglas Starch Works Explosion, an event with repercussions for the entirety of Linn County – including the workers at the plant,...
Jul 16 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
For the tenth year in a row, it’s FREE SUMMER AT THE CRMA!!! From now until Sunday, September 1, admission to the CRMA is Free. Come in as often as...
Jul 16 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
John Beckelman’s Horizon Suite is a group of six recently-completed three-dimensional landscapes. Using the expressive potential of clay and a variety of other materials, Beckelman’s work explores the transitional space...
Jul 16 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Cedar Rapids Museum of Art
Museum Store Artist of the Month, Doug Hansen