Chamber of Commerce

City Government

Main Street Elkader

Founders’ Park

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302 S. Main Street
Elkader, Iowa 52043

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Upcoming Events

Rhythm on the River

May 12 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
302 S. Main Street
Elkader, Iowa 52043

Join us on in Founder’s Park the second Thursday in May-July to kick your weekend off early with FREE live music. Grab a to-go meal from a local restaurant and bring your lawn chairs along with the whole family for a fun Thursday night evening of music in Elkader along the beautiful Turkey River.

Rhythm on the River

June 9 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
302 S. Main Street
Elkader, Iowa 52043

Join us on in Founder’s Park the second Thursday in May-July to kick your weekend off early with FREE live music. Grab a to-go meal from a local restaurant and bring your lawn chairs along with the whole family for a fun Thursday night evening of music in Elkader along the beautiful Turkey River.

Rhythm on the River

July 14 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
302 S. Main Street
Elkader, Iowa 52043

Join us on in Founder’s Park the second Thursday in May-July to kick your weekend off early with FREE live music. Grab a to-go meal from a local restaurant and bring your lawn chairs along with the whole family for a fun Thursday night evening of music in Elkader along the beautiful Turkey River.

Sweet Corn Days

July 28 - July 31
302 S. Main Street
Elkader, Iowa 52043

Join us for a shuck’n good in Elkader, Iowa the last full weekend of July! The Sweet Corn Days committee is excited to bring Elkader a fun filled weekend full of activities for all ages. Join us for our Shed Your Threads 5K/10K/ Fun run, a free bend and booze yoga event, softball tournament, free […]

Art in the Park

August 20 - August 21
302 S. Main Street
Elkader, Iowa 52043

It’s fun for the whole family at the annual Art in the Park festival. Art in the Park is a regionally recognized juried fine art festival hosted through Main Street Elkader. Our festival is held in Founders’ Park alongside the Turkey River in beautiful and historic downtown. Come experience a variety of live music performances, […]

Harvest Festival

October 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
302 S. Main Street
Elkader, Iowa 52043

Gather up the kids for the fun fall filled event! Main Street Elkader is once again hosting a Harvest Fest complete with trail mix making, pumpkin painting, pumpkin tic-tac-toe, a hamster wheel, a corn pool, and more! This event is free of charge and perfect for all ages. Free will donations will be accepted to […]

Get Your Jingle On

November 4 - November 5
302 S. Main Street
Elkader, Iowa 52043

Activities begin in Founders’ Park at 5:30 with a light meal, ornament making, and scavenger hunt. The walking light parade starts at 6:30 followed by the Thomas Tree Lighting at 7:00.  Get your friends, family, or co-workers to enter the contest for best jingle, best theme, or brightest entry for a chance to win Elkader […]

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