Iowa City Update is a weekly video featuring City of Iowa City projects, programs, and events. Topics this week include the return of the Jingle Cross Festival, open house events for three upcoming park improvement projects, and more. Select the image below to watch Iowa City Update.

Jingle Cross & World Cup of Cyclo-Cross

Don’t miss the opportunity to see hundreds of the world’s best cyclists race on hills, sand, and mud! This weekend-long event also features fun activities and live music.

University of Iowa 2021 Homecoming

This year’s annual Homecoming will feature a week of fun events for folks to enjoy, including the popular parade being held on Friday, Oct. 15, 2021.

Ped Mall Playground

Learn how public feedback played a major role in finalizing the design for a new playground in the Ped Mall, which will be installed next spring. 

Park Improvement Open Houses

The Parks and Recreation Department is seeking public input on three park improvement projects; Chadek Green Park, Court Hill Park, and Whispering Meadows Park

Date of publication

Monday, October 11, 2021