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About WinterFest

Experience the wonders of an Iowa winter at Coralville’s annual WinterFest. Since it began in 2008, thousands of people each year enjoy a showcase of winter-time demonstrations, indoor and outdoor hands-on activities, entertainment, food, and frosty fun for all ages.

WinterFest 2019


Sunday, January 13, 2019, 1:00-4:00 pm.


In the Iowa River Landing, just off Interstate 80 (exit 242):
  • Inside the exhibit hall of the Coralville Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, and
  • at various locations in the Iowa River Landing


All events are free.

Entrance & Parking

  • Park for free in the Marriott south parking lot off Quarry Road with a parking voucher from the Marriott information desk.
  • Enter the Exhibit Hall through the south doors of the Marriott.  Interior access to the Exhibit Hall is not accessible using the doors to the front lobby during hotel construction.

Contact Us

  1. WinterFest

    Scott Prochaska

    Recreation Superintendent
    Ph: 319.248.1750

    Johnson County Historical Society
    Ph: 319.351.5738


  • Arts, crafts, games, and activities
  • Balloon creations
  • Caricature artist
  • Concession stand
  • Door prizes
  • Entertainment
  • Face painting
  • Fat tire bike demonstration
  • Food drive
  • Fossil display
  • Horse-drawn trolley rides
  • Hot cocoa
  • Indoor snowball fight
  • Model railroad
  • Photo booth
  • Police and fire departments
  • Raffle
  • Root beer tasting
  • STEM education activities