Iowa City is a creative, collaborative community. And, living here means enjoying a full and exciting life with vibrant events, activities, and opportunities.

To do:

The calendar is filled with festivals and concerts. With venues such as the iconic Englert Theater, Gabe’s, or First Avenue Club, there is always something to do. So check out the events calendars, get tickets, and join the fun.

Making a Living:

According to the website Livability.com, career opportunities abound. You can find a career in the healthcare industry and at a wide variety of companies in a broad range of industries. Local employers include small businesses and large corporations such as General Mills, Rockwell Collins Aerospace, Transamerica, Hy-Vee supermarkets, Whirlpool-Amana, Nordstrom Direct, ACT Inc., and Quaker Foods & Snacks.

Education, Athletics, and Healthcare:

Local residents will find easy access to top-quality health services, exceptional educational opportunities, and the thrill of Big Ten sports at the University of Iowa. So show your local spirit and attend a university football game. Be a part of the Hawkeye Wave, where the entire stadium — including the referees and players — turns as one to wave to the kids in the children’s hospital which overlooks Kinnick Stadium.

Whatever your favorite thing to do, you can do it in Iowa City.

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