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Events
>> Due to public health concerns, many events have been postponed or canceled. Consult with the websites of particular events and attractions for up to date information. Please use personal discretion and follow the Iowa Department of Public Health for COVID-19 related updates.

EVENTS & DON’T-MISS EXPERIENCES

Year-round fun, arts and culture, fresh air, unique festivals, exhibits, theatre, concerts and more await in Mason City, Iowa!
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Jul
9
Thu
Under the Rainbow @ Charles H. MacNider Art Museum
Jul 9 @ 6:00 pm

Is your favorite color Rainbow? Everything created in this class will be exploding with rainbow color. Mask is required to be worn for class. Event time: 6:00-7:30 pm Fee: $18.  Limit 10 participants.  http://macniderart.org/events-calendar/

Jul
10
Fri
North Iowa Farmers Market @ corner of 1st NE and N. Delaware
Jul 10 @ 4:00 pm

Located at the corner of 1st NE and N. Delaware Ave., just south of the First Congregational Church. The market will run Tuesdays and Fridays from 4:00pm-6:00pm, May 19th thru October 20th. Offering the very best of local produce, baked goods, meats, gluten-free products, flowers, honey, and other food and farm products that can all be sold onsite at market. A new option for customers will be ordering online at Curbside Market. For more details and information check out our webpage, www.northiowafarmersmarket.com, as well as our social media pages on Facebook and Instagram

Food Truck Friday @ Downtown Clear Lake
Jul 10 @ 5:00 pm

A socially distanced food truck event featuring chamber member food trucks set up at various locations! Stay tuned to find out who will join us each week!

Join us from 5pm – 7pm, Friday, July 10 featuring Ritz Rings & Things, The Smoke Shack, and Perry’s Sweet Treats.  https://www.facebook.com/ClearLakeAreaChamber/events/?ref=page_internal

Jul
12
Sun
Mason City Motor Speedway Gambler’s Night @ North Iowa Events Center
Jul 12 @ 6:00 pm

The Mason City Motor Speedway is a 1/3 mile clay, oval track, racing USRA Modifieds, USRA Stock Cars, USRA B-Mods, USRA Hobby Stocks.  Times:  Pit Gates Open 3:00 p.m.; Grandstand Gates Open 4:00 p.m.; Drivers Meeting 5:00 p.m.; Hot Laps 5:30 p.m.; Racing 6:00 p.m.  Tickets:  Adults $12; Seniors (62+) $10; Juniors (12-16) $5; Kids (11 & under) FREE; Pit Pass $30; Youth (6-10) $20; Kids (5 & under) FREE  http://masoncitymotorspeedway.com/schedule/

Jul
14
Tue
North Iowa Farmers Market @ corner of 1st NE and N. Delaware
Jul 14 @ 4:00 pm

Located at the corner of 1st NE and N. Delaware Ave., just south of the First Congregational Church. The market will run Tuesdays and Fridays from 4:00pm-6:00pm, May 19th thru October 20th. Offering the very best of local produce, baked goods, meats, gluten-free products, flowers, honey, and other food and farm products that can all be sold onsite at market. A new option for customers will be ordering online at Curbside Market. For more details and information check out our webpage, www.northiowafarmersmarket.com, as well as our social media pages on Facebook and Instagram

Jul
15
Wed
Dockside Night @ Lady of the Lake, dockside at the Seawall
Jul 15 @ 5:00 pm

Sit back and enjoy a relaxing evening on the Lady of the Lake Dockside! Feel the fresh air on your face, sway to live, and relax into the lake lifestyle. 5pm-10pm. Free admission. Cash bar will be open.

Jul
16
Thu
Kid’s Club Online @ Charles H. MacNider Art Museum
Jul 16 @ 6:30 pm

The Museum will provide 50 Take & Make kits that will be available to pick up in the Museum’s entryway 1 day before the event date. Kits are first come, first served. Please take only what you need and leave the rest for others. There will be no registration for these online Kids’ Clubs. Kits will be available starting at 9 am on Wed., July 15. Tutorial video will be available starting at 6:30 pm on Thurs., July 16. Theme is Model Magic!  http://macniderart.org/events-calendar/

Jul
17
Fri
North Iowa Farmers Market @ corner of 1st NE and N. Delaware
Jul 17 @ 4:00 pm

Located at the corner of 1st NE and N. Delaware Ave., just south of the First Congregational Church. The market will run Tuesdays and Fridays from 4:00pm-6:00pm, May 19th thru October 20th. Offering the very best of local produce, baked goods, meats, gluten-free products, flowers, honey, and other food and farm products that can all be sold onsite at market. A new option for customers will be ordering online at Curbside Market. For more details and information check out our webpage, www.northiowafarmersmarket.com, as well as our social media pages on Facebook and Instagram

Mason City Motor Speedway Demo Derby @ North Iowa Events Center
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm

The Mason City Motor Speedway is a 1/3 mile clay, oval track, racing USRA Modifieds, USRA Stock Cars, USRA B-Mods, USRA Hobby Stocks.  Times:  Pit Gates Open 3:00 p.m.; Grandstand Gates Open 4:00 p.m.; Drivers Meeting 5:00 p.m.; Hot Laps 5:30 p.m.; Racing 6:00 p.m.  Tickets:  Adults $12; Seniors (62+) $10; Juniors (12-16) $5; Kids (11 & under) FREE; Pit Pass $30; Youth (6-10) $20; Kids (5 & under) FREE  http://masoncitymotorspeedway.com/schedule/

Jul
18
Sat
ZOOM Landscape Painting on Wood Slices (Ages 13+) @ Charles H. MacNider Art Museum
Jul 18 @ 9:00 am

Throw back with this retro painting on a slice of wood with the bark still attached. This is a Zoom class and all supplies can be picked up at the museum at these times: Mon., July 13- Fri., July 17 from 9:00 am-5:00 pm and Thurs. July 16 9:00 am-8:00 pm.

Zoom class meets – Sat. July 18 9:00-11:00 Fee: $30.  http://macniderart.org/events-calendar/