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Mission Creek Festival 2016

April 5-10, 2016

Iowa City, IA

The Scene
MISSION CREEK FESTIVAL IS A WEEK-LONG EXPERIENCE THAT TAKES OVER THE VENUES AND SPACES OF DOWNTOWN IOWA CITY€”CREATING AN EASILY NAVIGATED NEXUS OF MUSIC, LITERATURE, FOOD AND ART. AS WITH PAST FESTIVALS, THE UPCOMING EVENT WILL FEATURE A STRONG BALANCE OF NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL AND REGIONAL MUSICIANS, WRITERS AND ARTISTS PERFORMING AND EXHIBITING THEIR WORK IN DOWNTOWN VENUES LIKE THE ENGLERT THEATRE, THE MILL, BLUE MOOSE TAP HOUSE, PUBLIC SPACE ONE, GABE'S, THE YACHT CLUB, PRAIRIE LIGHTS AND MANY OTHER TRADITIONAL AND NON-TRADITIONAL VENUES.
Venue
Headliners
San Fermin
YACHT
2016 Lineup
  • Kurt Vile & The Violators
  • Alison Bechdel
  • Kevin Smith
  • Marc Maron
  • Deer Tick
  • Faust
  • Saul Williams
  • The Joy Formidable
  • Bizarre Ride Live featuring Fatlip and Slimkid3
  • Son Lux
  • YACHT
  • PHOX
  • Terry Zwigoff
  • Waxahatchee (solo)
  • Slum Village
  • Flatbush Zombies
  • Black Milk
  • San Fermin
  • Dawn of Midi
  • Tyondai Braxton
  • Glenn Jones
  • Caroline Smith
  • Gary Wilson
  • Paul Metzger
  • Gary Groth
  • Richard Siken
  • John D’Agata
  • Garth Greenwell
  • Richard Preston
  • Paul Lisicky
  • Peter Aguero
  • Black Ocean 10th Anniversary Party
  • Mark Levine
  • Robyn Schiff
  • Zachary Schomburg
  • Johannes Göransson
  • Matt Hart
  • Jenny Zhang
  • Janaka Stucky
  • Michael Seidlinger
  • Nate Pritts
  • Alexandra Kleeman
  • Mark de Silva
  • Erika Sanchez
  • Carola Dibbell
  • Abraham Smith
  • Hai-Dang Phan
  • Monica Martin
  • Zoe Zolbrod
  • Toni Nealie
  • Akwi Nji
  • Lovar Davis Kidd
  • Sean Lewis
  • Ben Mackey
  • Everything Everything
  • Pure Bathing Culture
  • Yonatan Gat
  • Psalm One
  • Mamiffer
  • Esme Patterson
  • Quilt
  • Noveller
  • Adia Victoria
  • Pillar Point
  • Guilty Simpson
  • Phat Kat
  • Ryley Walker
  • A$AP Twelvyy
  • Remy Banks
  • Bob Bucko, Jr.
  • Karen Meat
  • Field Division
  • Nadalands
  • Crystal City
  • AWTHNTKTS
  • The Wandering Bears
  • Subatlantic
  • Extravision
  • MAIDS
  • Miracles of God
  • American Cream
  • ConeTrauma
  • Brooks Strause & The Gory Details |GOSH!
  • Trouble Lights
  • Plus Presses: McSweeney’s
  • The Believer
  • POETRY Magazine
  • Black Ocean| Sarabande Books
  • The Iowa Review
  • Civil Coping Mechanisms
  • Spork Press
  • Two Dollar Radio
  • Canarium Books
  • Forklift, Ohio
  • Ugly Duckling Presse
  • American Short Fiction
  • Curbside Splendor
  • Action Books
  • Tyrant Books
  • Gulf Coast
  • featherproof books
  • Rescue Press
  • draft: The Journal of Process
  • Entropy Magazine
  • H_NGM_N Prompt Press
  • Digraph Press
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