Save the Date!

I.O.W.A. has a date, time and place

We are excited to announce that the 2018 event will be held on Saturday, July 21 from 10 AM to 3 PM at The Clarion Hotel and Convention Center at 525 33rd Ave. in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. We officially signed the contract and placed a deposit on our space on Friday, November 3, 2018.

The schedule for the day is as follows:

  • 8:30 AM: Author registration and setup begins.
  • 10:00 AM: Doors open to the public
  • Noon to 1 PM: Event closed for authors to get lunch on their own
  • 1:00 PM: Doors open to the public
  • 3:00 PM: Event closes and teardown begins


Are you an author interested in attending?

We will begin inviting authors to attend the 2018 event starting Monday, November 27. If you would like to be considered for this year’s event, please fill out our interest form today!

Join the interest list


Do you have questions about our event?

Please read our F.A.Q. or send us an email at