Volta Youth Music Festival


NewBo City Market
1100 3rd St SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401


Saturday, June 29th
10am - 10pm


Free before 5pm
After 5 pm enter with a Freedom Festival Button
Join us for a full-day of incredible music at the NewBo City Market, featuring the Eastern Iowa Arts Academy's youth rock bands and other area youth musicians as well as performances from local, professional rock bands. This year, we are proud to partner with the Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival helping make it possible for an even larger event supporting creative youth in Cedar Rapids! We always support local entrepreneurs so we are very happy to offer food and drink from the NewBo City Market along with auction items from many area businesses.


A Freedom Festival Affiliated Event
Buttons available at the door

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Official Volta Performance Schedule

2019 Sponsors

Rockstar — $5,000 and above

  • KCRG Show You Care

Crew — $1,000 - $2,499

  • Brian J. Worley Fund for the Performing Arts/GCRCF
  • Epic Event Center LLC
  • NewBo City Market
  • Strategic Print Solutions
  • Unique Events

Garage Band — $2,500 - $4,999

  • AM 600 WMT News Radio
  • Theatre Cedar Rapids
  • True North


Groupies — $250 - $500

  • Betty and Jerry Ford
  • Brewhemia/EcoLips/SoKo
  • Cedar Rapids Area Association of Realtors
  • Detail Cleaning
  • John's Lock & Key
  • Millar Woodwind Repair
  • n2 Publishing
  • SugarMe Studios

Volta Youth Music Festival

Jun 29, 2019, 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM

Want to spend a fun day listening to area musicians? Have you wondered about the youth rock bands from the Eastern Iowa Arts Academy's Rock Band Program? Here is your chance to listen to local professional bands and the youth bands of EIAA at this all-day Freedom Festival event. Your attendance will support live music and the creative students involved in EIAA's Rock Band Program. In addition to all of the wonderful music, you will be able to support the entrepreneurs from the NewBo City Market by purchasing food and drink and perhaps take home a fantastic auction item, donated by area businesses. Hope to see you at the VOLTA Youth Music Festival!!


Youth Bands

  • Indigo Soul
  • Baseline
  • Broken Record
  • Pink Slips
  • Scarlet Letter
  • The Country Band
  • The Unknown
  • We the People

Adult Bands

Official Volta Performance Schedule