Washington, Iowa fall and winter festivals and events

A sign welcomes people to the square in Washington on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. (Rebecca F. Miller/The Gazette)
A sign welcomes people to the square in Washington on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. (Rebecca F. Miller/The Gazette)

Fall is an exciting time of year around the square in Washington and around town, with community concerts and plays and Christmas events to rival any small town.

 

For a full schedule of Washington events, visit chamber.washingtoniowa.org/-events.

 

WASHINGTON AREA PERFORMING ARTS AND EVENTS CENTER

1111 S. Ave. B, (319) 653-4673, washingtonauditorium.org

Three Iowa Sopranos, Oct. 1;

Metromix of Iowa City, Nov. 12;

In the Spotlight talent show, Jan. 27; Generations of Jazz in Washington March 22.

 

WASHINGTON COMMUNITY THEATRE — THE MOUSETRAP

Oct. 13, 14, 20 and 21,

Washington Community Center,

2227 250th St., (319) 653-5175,

www.wctheater.com

A group of strangers is stranded in a boarding house during a snowstorm, one of whom is a murderer, in this Agatha Christie classic.

 

MUSIC AT THE MILLS — THE PALE MOONS

Oct. 20 and 21, 7 p.m. and Oct. 22, 2:30 p.m., Mills Seed Co., 212 N. Iowa Ave., (319) 430-8536

WASHINGTON CONCERT ASSOCIATION — MAIN STREET SOUVENIRS

Oct. 23, Washington Community Center, 2227 250th St., (319) 653-5175, www.wctheater.com

This multimedia show with live ragtime piano is a celebration of small towns.

 

TRICK-OR-TREAT AROUND THE SQUARE

Oct. 31, 5 p.m., Washington Square Park

 

TWILIGHT SHOP AND STROLL

Nov. 17, 5 to 9 p.m., around the square

 

HOLIDAY SNOW BLITZ

Nov. 25, all day,

Includes Breakfast with Santa, the Jingle Bell Run, Small Business Saturday shopping, and a lighted parade at 7 p.m.

 

CANDLELIGHT TOUR OF HOMES

Dec. 2, 4:30 p.m., Dec. 3, 1 p.m.

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