2014 Bowlful of Blues Line-Up

By |May 19th, 2014|

The South Skunk Blues Society is very pleased to announce the lineup for the 22nd Annual Bowlful of Blues. Mark your calendars for August 30th for this can’t-miss Newton event held at the Maytag Bowl!

Noon-1:30 p.m. The Harvest Band with Johnny Juke

1:30-2:00 p.m. Ben Green (Ben will be doing acoustic segments in between each of the featured […]

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The 12th Annual Iowa Sculpture Festival– June 6, 7, & 8

By |May 13th, 2014|

The Iowa Sculpture Festival is Newton’s annual celebration of art and sculpture. The purpose of the multi-day festival is to celebrate the development and growth of sculpture as the ultimate art form and to feature the artists who create it. The Festival is located at the DMACC Newton Campus at 600 N 2nd Ave W.

The […]

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22nd Annual Bowlful of Blues– August 30, 2014

By |May 13th, 2014|

The Bowlful of Blues is the annual one-day, outdoor music festival held in Newton, Iowa featuring blues artists from across the country. The Bowlful of Blues line-up announcement is coming soon [Update: View this year’s line-up here!], but we want you to get the date saved on your calendars now. The 22nd Annual Bowlful […]

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How to Make the Most of Your Iowa Speedway Experience!

By |May 12th, 2014|

Love the sound of loud engines and the smell of burning rubber? In honor of the Iowa Speedway’s “Wide Opening Weekend” May 17-18, here are ten tips for watching your first race at the Iowa Speedway!

  1. Arrive Early . . . Allow plenty of time for travel and traffic, and you will be rewarded with a […]
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10 Things to Know before Heading to the Valle Drive-In

By |May 8th, 2014|

Nothing says summer like a night at the Valle Drive-In Theater in Newton, Iowa. The Valle kicked off its season in April, but now that the weather’s warm and the blockbusters are playing, the drive-in is in full swing. However, with only four drive-in theaters left in the state, many young professionals have never experienced […]

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“Get to Know Newton 250” Announced!

By |May 1st, 2014|

NEWTON, IA. (May 1, 2014) – Iowa Speedway today announced the City of Newton as the title sponsor of its May 18 NASCAR Nationwide Series race – the Get to Know Newton 250 presented by Sherwin-Williams – the highlight of the track’s much-anticipated “Wide-Opening Weekend.”

New excitement and energy surround Iowa Speedway following NASCAR’s purchase of the […]

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