Iowa City Update is a weekly video featuring City of Iowa City projects, programs and events. Topics this week include an overview of Halloween activities, an election guide for City Council candidates, and more. Click the image below to watch Iowa City Update.

Halloween Parade and Carnival

Get some extra use out of those costumes with an evening of fun games, performances, and treats. New this year, the event is taking on a STEAM theme!

Pumpkin Painting at the Farmers Market

Just when you thought the Farmers Market couldn’t get any better, this Saturday kids can paint a free pumpkin while supplies last.

Tot Monster Mash

Kids can kick off Halloween with inflatables, games, and crafts during this special Tot Time event at Mercer Park Aquatic Center.

Trick-or-Treat Night

Make sure you know the designated time to go knocking for candy and get some important safety tips for Halloween.

Meet the Candidates

Get to know the candidates running for City Council by browsing our one-stop webpage that features videos, public forums, and other important election information.

Date of publication

Monday, October 21, 2019