2024 has arrived! Here are all of the big concerts and comedy shows in Eastern and Central Iowa that we know of as of February 16th:

Ari Shaffir Comedy Show

  • Hoyt Sherman Place, Des Moines
  • Saturday, February 17th at 7 p.m.

Lee Greenwood

  • Five Flags Center, Dubuque
  • Thursday, February 22nd at 7 p.m.

Russell Dickerson

  • Vibrant Music Hall, Waukee
  • Friday, February 23rd at 7 p.m.
  • With special guest Maddie & Tae

Sawyer Brown

  • Rhythm City Casino & Resort, Davenport
  • Saturday, February 24th at 8 p.m.

Letterkenny Presents: A Night of Stand Up

  • Englert Theatre, Iowa City
  • Saturday, February 24th at 8 p.m.
  • Featuring Mark Forward (Coach) and Jeff McEnery (Alexander)

Ian Munsick

Foreigner

  • Vibrant Arena, Moline
  • Sunday, March 3rd at 7 p.m.

Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit

  • Val Air Ballroom, Des Moines
  • Wednesday, March 6th at 7:30 p.m.
  • With special guest Palehound

Blue October

  • Paramount Theatre, Cedar Rapids
  • Wednesday, March 6th at 8 p.m.

Eli Young Band

  • Val Air Ballroom, Des Moines
  • Thursday, March 7th at 7 p.m.

Dylan Scott

Avenged Sevenfold

Jo Dee Messina

  • Rhythm City Casino & Resort, Davenport
  • Friday, March 15th at 8 p.m.

Tim McGraw

  • Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines
  • Thursday, March 21st at 7 p.m.
  • With special guest Carly Pearce

Dwight Yoakam

  • Capitol Theatre, Davenport
  • Thursday, March 21st at 8 p.m.

Joe Gatto Comedy Show

  • Riverside Casino & Golf Resort, Riverside
  • Thursday, March 21st at 8 p.m.

Jim Jefferies Comedy Show

  • Des Moines Civic Center
  • Friday, March 22nd at 7 p.m.

Scott Stapp: Voice of Creed

  • Surf Ballroom, Clear Lake
  • Friday, March 22nd - doors open at 8 p.m.

Blake Shelton

  • Vibrant Arena, Moline
  • Wednesday, March 27th at 7 p.m.
  • With special guests Dustin Lynch and Emily Ann Roberts

Brothers Osborne

  • Vibrant Music Hall, Waukee
  • Saturday, March 30th at 8 p.m.
  • With special guest Stephen Wilson Jr.

Terri Clark

  • Rhythm City Casino, Davenport
  • Saturday, March 30th at 8 p.m.

Fall Out Boy

  • Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines
  • Wednesday, April 3rd at 6:30 p.m.
  • With special guests Jimmy Eat World, Hot Mulligan, and CARR

John Mellencamp

  • Des Moines Civic Center
  • Friday, April 5th at 8 p.m.

John Michael Montgomery

  • Riverside Casino & Golf Resort
  • Friday, April 5th at 8 p.m.

Breaking Benjamin

Queensrÿche

  • Club 5 at the Alliant Energy Powerhouse Arena, Cedar Rapids
  • Sunday, April 7th at 8 p.m.
  • With special guest Armored Saint

Jordan Davis

  • Vibrant Arena, Moline
  • Thursday, April 11th at 7 p.m.
  • With special guests Mitchell Tenpenny and Ashley Cooke

Lil Wayne

  • Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines
  • Thursday, April 11th at 7:30 p.m.
  • With special guest Cordae

Cody Jinks

  • Alliant Energy Powerhouse Arena, Cedar Rapids
  • Thursday, April 11th at 7 p.m.
  • With special guest Blackberry Smoke

Charlie Berens Comedy Show

Lynyrd Skynyrd and ZZ Top

  • Vibrant Arena, Moline
  • Saturday, April 13th at 7 p.m.
  • With special guest Black Stone Cherry

ZZ Top

  • Surf Ballroom, Clear Lake
  • Tuesday, April 16th - doors open at 7 p.m.

AJR

  • Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines
  • Tuesday, April 16th at 7:30 p.m.

Indigo Girls

  • Englert Theatre, Iowa City
  • April 17th & 18th at 7:30 p.m.
  • With special guest Lucy Wainwright Roche
  • April 18th is SOLD OUT

Kane Brown

  • Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines
  • Thursday, April 18th at 7 p.m.
  • With special guests Tyler Hubbard and Parmalee

Jake Owen

  • Rhythm City Casino Resort, Davenport
  • Friday, April 19th at 8 p.m.

Pinky Patel Comedy Show

George Thorogood & The Destroyers

  • Rhythm City Casino Resort, Davenport
  • Saturday, April 20th at 8 p.m.

Gladys Knight

  • Vibrant Music Hall, Waukee
  • Sunday, April 21st at 7:30 p.m.

Daniel Sloss Comedy Show

  • Vibrant Music Hall, Waukee
  • Tuesday, April 23rd at 7:30 p.m.

Lewis Black Comedy Show

  • Englert Theatre, Iowa City
  • Thursday, April 25th at 7:30 p.m.

Zach Bryan

  • Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines
  • April 25th & 26th at 7 p.m.
  • With special guests The Middle East and Levi Turner

The Marshall Tucker Band & Jefferson Starship

  • Val Air Ballroom, Des Moines
  • Friday, April 26th at 7 p.m.

Lonestar

  • Rhythm City Casino, Davenport
  • Saturday, April 27th at 8 p.m.

David Foster & Katharine McPhee

  • Hoyt Sherman Place, Des Moines
  • Tuesday, April 30th at 7:30 p.m.

Morgan Wade

Tori Kelly

  • Hoyt Sherman Place, Des Moines
  • Thursday, May 2nd at 8 p.m.

Megan Moroney

  • Vibrant Music Hall, Waukee
  • Friday, May 3rd at 7:30 p.m.
  • With special guest Logan Crosby

Whiskey Myers

  • Alliant Energy Powerhouse Arena, Cedar Rapids
  • Sunday, May 5th at 6:30 p.m.
  • With special guest Lukas Nelson + POTR and Reid Haughton

Whose Live Anyway?

  • Hoyt Sherman Place, Des Moines
  • Sunday, May 5th at 7:30 p.m.
  • Featuring Greg Proops, Jeff B. Davis, Ryan Stiles, and Joel Murray

Staind

  • Vibrant Music Hall in Waukee
  • Tuesday, May 7th at 6 p.m.
  • With special guest Seether

Dustin Lynch

  • McGrath Amphitheatre, Cedar Rapids
  • Thursday, May 9th at 8 p.m.
  • With special guest Skeez

Emery & The Almost

  • Wooly's, Des Moines
  • Thursday, May 9th at 7 p.m.
  • With special guest Bad Luck.

Portugal. The Man

  • Val Air Ballroom, Des Moines
  • Thursday, May 9th at 7 p.m.
  • With special guest Reyna Tropical

Cake

Katt Williams Comedy Show

  • Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines
  • Saturday, May 10th at 8 p.m.

Disturbed (rescheduled from 1/25)

  • Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines
  • Tuesday, May 14th at 6:30 p.m.
  • With special guests Falling in Reverse and Plush

Hawthorne Heights

  • Wooly's, Des Moines
  • Tuesday, May 14th at 7 p.m.

Cody Johnson

  • Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines
  • Friday, May 17th at 7:30 p.m.
  • With special guests Justin Moore and Drake Milligan

Howie Mandel Comedy Show (Rescheduled Date)

  • Riverside Casino & Golf Resort, Riverside
  • Friday, May 17th at 8 p.m.

Static-X and SevenDust

  • Five Flags Center, Dubuque
  • Friday, May 17th at 7 p.m.
  • With special guests Dope and Lines of Loyalty

Gavin DeGraw

  • Capitol Theatre, Davenport
  • Friday, May 17th at 7 p.m.

Nate Bargatze Comedy Show

John Crist Comedy Show

  • Hoyt Sherman Place, Des Moines
  • Saturday, May 18th at 7 p.m.

Chicago

X Ambassadors

  • Wooly's, Des Moines
  • Sunday, May 19th at 7:30 p.m.

Micky Dolenz

  • Surf Ballroom, Clear Lake
  • Friday, May 24th - doors at 7 p.m.

George Strait

  • Jack Trice Stadium, Ames
  • Saturday, May 25th at 5:45 p.m.
  • With special guests Chris Stapleton and Little Big Town

Riley Green

  • Vibrant Music Hall, Waukee
  • Friday, May 31st at 6 p.m.
  • With special guest Ella Langley

Michael Franti & Spearhead

  • McGrath Amphitheatre, Cedar Rapids
  • Monday, June 3rd at 5:30 p.m.
  • With special guests Bombargo and Stephen Marley

Tom Segura Comedy Show

  • Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines
  • Thursday, June 6th at 7:30 p.m.

Tailgate N' Tallboys Festival

  • Clinton Riverfront, Clinton
  • Jelly Roll
    • Thursday, June 6th
  • Bailey Zimmerman
    • Friday, June 7th
  • Shinedown
    • Saturday, June 8th
  • Also featuring Nate Smith, The Cadillac Three, Austin Snell, Josh Ross, Alexandra Kay, Them Dirty Roses, Redferrin, Lakeview, Myron Elkins, and DJ Cliffy D

The Ruckus Music Festival

  • Adventureland, Altoona
  • Friday, June 7th
    • Chris Young
    • Brian Kelley
    • Redferrin
  • Saturday, June 8th
    • Jake Owen
    • Lauren Alaina
    • Drew Green

Bailey Zimmerman

  • Vibrant Music Hall, Waukee
  • Saturday, June 8th at 6 p.m.
  • With special guest Josh Ross

Robert Plant and Alison Krauss

  • Lauridsen Amphitheater at Water Works Park, Des Moines
  • Tuesday, June 11th at 7 p.m.
  • With special guest JD McPherson

Ashley McBryde

  • Paramount Theatre, Cedar Rapids
  • Thursday, June 13th at 8 p.m.
  • With special guest Harper O'Neill

Air Supply

  • Riverside Casino & Golf Resort
  • Friday, June 14th at 8 p.m.

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

  • McGrath Amphitheatre, Cedar Rapids
  • Saturday, June 22nd at 7:30 p.m.

Trace Adkins

  • Central Iowa Expo, Boone
  • Saturday, June 22nd at 7:30 p.m.
  • With special guest Walker Montgomery

Pixies & Modest Mouse

  • Vibrant Music Hall, Waukee
  • Sunday, June 23rd at 6:30 p.m.
  • With special guest Cat Power

Parker McCollum

  • Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines
  • Thursday, June 27th at 7:30 p.m.
  • With special guest Corey Kent

Linn County Fair

  • Linn County Fairgrounds, Central City
  • Joe Nichols
    • Friday, June 28th at 7:30 p.m.
    • With special guest The Castellows

The Wallflowers

  • Capitol Theatre, Davenport
  • Tuesday, July 9th at 7:30 p.m.

Delaware County Fair

  • Delaware County Fairgrounds, Manchester
  • Chris Young
    • Thursday, July 11th at 8:30 p.m.

The Beach Boys

  • McGrath Amphitheatre, Cedar Rapids
  • Friday, July 12th at 8 p.m.

Cedar County Fair

  • Cedar County Fairgrounds, Tipton
  • Rodney Atkins & Easton Corbin
    • Saturday, July 13th at 7 p.m.

Hy-Vee INDYCAR Race Weekend

  • Iowa Speedway, Newton
  • Luke Combs
    • Pre-Race Show on Saturday, July 13th (90 minute set)
  • Eric Church
    • Post-Race Show on Saturday, July 13th (90 minute set)
  • Kelsea Ballerini
    • Headliner 1 for Post-Race Show on Sunday, July 14th (60 minute set)
  • Post Malone
    • Headliner 2 for Post-Race Show on Sunday, July 14th (90 minute set)

Buchanan County Fair

  • Buchanan County Fairgrounds, Independence
  • Eddie Montgomery
    • Thursday, July 18th at 8 p.m.
    • With special guest The Kentucky Headhunters
  • Walker Hayes
    • Friday, July 19th at 8 p.m.

Great Jones County Fair

  • Jones County Fairgrounds, Monticello
  • Lainey Wilson
    • Thursday, July 18th
    • With special guest Jackson Dean
  • Creed
    • Friday, July 19th
    • With special guests Switchfoot and Finger Eleven
  • Cody Johnson
    • Saturday, July 20th
    • With special guest Randall King
  • Hailey Whitters
    • Sunday, July 21st

Muscatine County Fair

  • Muscatine County Fairgrounds, West Liberty
  • Tracy Lawrence
    • Saturday, July 20th at 7:30 p.m.
    • With special guest Drew Baldridge

Bowling for Soup

  • Wooly's, Des Moines
  • Tuesday, July 23rd at 7 p.m.
  • With special guests Keep Flying and Eternal Boy

Jackson County Fair

  • Jackson County Fairgrounds, Maquoketa
  • Justin Moore
    • Saturday, July 27th at 7:30 p.m.

Mississippi Valley Fair

Barry Manilow

  • Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines
  • Thursday, August 1st at 7 p.m.

Bush

  • McGrath Amphitheatre, Cedar Rapids
  • Tuesday, August 6th at 6:30 p.m.
  • With special guests Jerry Cantrell and Candlebox

Iowa State Fair

  • Iowa State Fairgrounds, Des Moines
  • Lauren Daigle
    • Thursday, August 8th at 8 p.m.
    • With special guest Blessing Offor
  • Foreigner
    • Friday, August 9th at 8 p.m.
    • With special guest Melissa Etheridge
  • Jelly Roll (SOLD OUT)
    • Saturday, August 10th at 8 p.m.
    • With special guest Dax
  • Thomas Rhett
    • Tuesday, August 13th at 8 p.m.
  • Mötley Crüe
    • Wednesday, August 14th at 8 p.m.
    • With special guest Pop Evil
  • Ne-Yo
    • Saturday, August 17th at 8 p.m.
    • With special guest Eric Bellinger
  • Kidz Bop
    • Sunday, August 18th at 6 p.m.

Gabby Barrett

  • Rhythm City Casino, Davenport
  • Friday, August 16th at 8 p.m.

Luke Bryan

  • Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines
  • Saturday, August 24th at 7 p.m.
  • With special guests George Birge, Larry Fleet, and Chayce Beckham

O.A.R.

  • McGrath Amphitheatre, Cedar Rapids
  • Wednesday, September 4th at 8 p.m.
  • With special guests Ripe and DJ Logic

Sum 41

  • Vibrant Music Hall, Waukee
  • Thursday, September 12th at 7 p.m.
  • With special guest The Interrupters

Dierks Bentley

  • Vibrant Arena, Moline
  • Friday, September 20th at 7 p.m.
  • With special guests Chase Rice and Ella Langley

Lauren Alaina

  • Riverside Casino & Golf Resort
  • Friday, September 20th at 8 p.m.

Marcus King

  • Vibrant Music Hall, Waukee
  • Sunday, September 29th at 8 p.m.

Sebastian Maniscalco Comedy Show

  • Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines
  • Sunday, December 15th at 7 p.m.

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