Marion is one of the Midwest’s fastest growing cities – and one of the youngest. Located just minutes north of Cedar Rapids, Marion prides itself on being the best place in Iowa to raise…More Info
Date: Friday, September 27 2019 to Sunday, September 29 2019
Make plans now to attend the 30th annual Swamp Fox Festival in Marion Sept. 27-29.
On Friday, make your way to the Klopfenstein Amphitheater for the Performing Arts at Lowe Park and enjoy magician comedian Ben Ulin.
On Saturday, a variety of events will take place in and around City Square Park including a 10k/5k and kids 1-mile race, a pancake breakfast, the Swamp Fox parade and a steel drum band performance in the Uptown Artway. A grass volleyball tournament is also planned for the Lowe Park Sports Complex.
The festival is proud to again coincide with the Fall Marion Market in City Square Park.
Saturday afternoon the fun moves to Lowe Park for more food, live music and various family activities including BINGO, a bounce house, rock climbing wall and obstacle course. The evening entertainment will be provided by Chicago’s own Spazmatics. The grand fireworks finale will take place at 8:30 p.m.
On Sunday, check out a variety of classic cars on display at the Classic Car Cruise-in/Car Show at Thomas Park hosted by the Cedar Rapids Corvette Club.