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North Iowa Band Festival

Sunday, May 26, 2019 at 9:00am

Downtown Mason City
Mason City, IA 50401

The 2019 North Iowa Band Festival marks 81 years! This event is the largest free marching band competition in the Midwest. Tourism related expenditures contributed an estimated $78.6 million into Mason City’s economy last year. In Cerro Gordo County, tourism generated an estimated $191.37 million in visitor spending, a record for the county and the 11th highest County level in the State. Tourism related jobs employed nearly 1,500 people in Cerro Gordo County.


9:00am: Outdoor Worship Service at Trinity Lutheran Church

11:00am-5:00pm: Marketplace Open at Downtown

Noon-6:00pm: Carnival Open (wristband day) at Downtown     

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