Events & Celebrations

4th of July

Fairfield’s annual Independence Day Celebration at Waterwork’s Park includes:

  • Professional fireworks display
  • Live music
  • Food & drinks
  • Public beach open

EventShare Fairfield

FaceBook members of this group can post their upcoming local events such as a garage sale, bake sale or concert.

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Fairfest is a grassroots music festival that has grown into a big outdoor summer event in the heart of Fairfield featuring big name bands drawing people from all over the midwest.

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Jefferson County Fair

The first state fair in Iowa and still going strong!

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Maharishi University of Management Graduation

The MUM Graduation Ceremony is always an enjoyable event and is open to the public.

Comedian Jim Carrey delighted millions of people worldwide with his 2014 MUM commencement address which was picked up by CNN Headline News and also posted to YouTube gaining over 65 million views. The commencement address was included in the Los Angeles Times list of this year’s (2014) best graduation speeches.

Jim Carrey’s 2014 MUM Commencement Address (YouTube)

Pathfinders News and Events

Check out local news and events from Pathfinders – an organization that engages in projects and programs that are connected to local community and economic development and/or natural resource conservation.

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