Chamber Events

THURSDAY'S DOWNTOWN TIPTON

Cedar County's premier farmers market set in the heart of historic downtown Tipton, Iowa. You will find a wide variety of fruits, vegetables, eggs, flowers, baked goods, homemade crafts, soaps, candles, and much more. The farmers market is held each Thursday from 4-6 pm on the Courthouse square.

MUSIC IN THE GAZEBO
Thursday, June 9th ~ Bill Beebee in the Gazebo from 7:00 - 8:00 pm. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy!

Thursday, June 23rd ~ Cassie & Randy in the Gazebo from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 pm.  Bring your lawn chairs and Enjoy!

Thursday, July 7th ~ Cassie & Randy in the Gazebo from 7:00 - 9:00 pm. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy! 

Thursday, August 11th ~ Cassie & Randy in the Gazebo from 7:00 - 9:00 pm.  Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy!

Thursday, August 25th  ~ Johnnie Krob in the Gazebo from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy!

SATURDAY NIGHTS WITH MUSIC DOWNTOWN IN THE GAZEBO AND CRUISE THE LOOP

Saturday, May 21st ~ Music with the Heartland Band in the Gazebo from 7-9 pm and Cruise the Loop from 6-9 pm!  Listen to great music while you watch awesome cars, trucks, hotrods and more loop downtown Tipton! Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy!

Saturday, July 16th ~ Music with the Heartland Band in the Gazebo from 7-9 pm and Cruise the Loop from 6-9 pm!  Listen to great music while you watch awesome cars, trucks, hotrods and more loop downtown Tipton!  Bring your lawns chairs and enjoy!

Saturday, September 17th ~ Cruise the Loop from 6-10 pm!  Watch awesome cars, trucks, hotrods and more loop downtown Tipton! Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy!

4TH OF JULY 2021

Come visit Tipton to celebrate the 4th of July! The parade starts at 11:00 a.m. from the Courthouse and ends at the city park. Parade theme and other details to be announced at a later date.

Fireworks at Cedar County Fairgrounds at dusk

TOUCH A TRUCK

Will be held on August 6, 2022 in downtown Tipton!  This family "Free" event offers children and adults a hands-on opportunity to explore working trucks of all types!

RIDICULOUS DAY  

Great bargains await shoppers during Tipton's annual Ridiculous Day, the first Friday in August. A decades' long tradition, Ridiculous Days coincides with the Cedar County Heath Fair.

Weekend shoppers can find ridiculous deals, good food and fun on the courthouse square during
Tipton Ridiculous Days!

SNAGGY RIDGE 105 GRAVEL BIKE RACE

Date has been scheduled for Saturday, September 24th and plans for this gravel bike race are underway!  

TRUNK OR TREAT

Held the Sunday before Halloween at the city park, come experience Halloween with local businesses and organizations. Children will receive candy/treats from decorated trunks. Wear your Halloween costumes and enjoy the fun! Time to be announce

small business Saturday

Tipton businesses celebrate Small Business Saturday® every year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Small Business Saturday is dedicated to supporting small businesses across the country and is celebrated every year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving.

In addition to discounts at local businesses, special activities are always planned for more fun! Some of the activities have included  book signings, wine tastings, cookie decorating, face painting, vendor fairs and the event also coincides with the Old Cedar County Jail's Holiday Open House and Bake Sale.

Small Business Saturday is a nationwide campaign founded by American Express to bring awareness to shopping local and supporting small business. The first Small Business Saturday was held November 27, 2010 and in 2011 the US Senate officially recognized Small Business Saturday. In 2012, millions of shoppers participated, consumer awareness reached 67% and it had an estimated consumer spending of $5.5B. More neighborhoods than ever celebrated Small Business Saturday in 2013 with over 1,450 Neighborhood Campaigns signed up to rally their communities. This one small day has grown into a movement that millions of individuals, businesses, and communities have embraced nationwide! To learn more about Small Business Saturday visit, www.americanexpress.com/us/small-business/Shop-Small/.

CHAMBER'S PARADE OF LIGHTS AND LIGHTING THE COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS TREE

The last Saturday of November the Chamber's Lighted parade begins at 5 p.m. followed by the Mayor of Tipton lighting of the Community Christmas Tree.