People and events at Uptown Bill's in Iowa City
Spoken Word Night. Poetry and other creative writing. Read your own or a favorite author. First Wednesday of each month. 7 pm. Next: June 1 and July 6.
Jesse Hunter, songwriter from Omaha, performing Dec. 15 at the coffee house.
Twilight near Uptown Bill's. Looking east on a November evening in 2016.
Bill Sackter, our namesake
Bill Sackter at the original Wild Bill's Coffee Shop (circa 1980). Uptown Bill's is also named for Sackter.
Banjo Extravaganza. Live TV broadcast of Tom's Guitar Show from the coffee house.
Mickey Rooney played Bill Sackter and Dennis Quaid played Barry Morrow in these two movies: 'Bill' (1981) and 'Bill On His Own' (1983).
Coffee house on a moonlit night
Coffee house in the evening
Uptown Bill's at dusk
Community room at the coffee house. Available for meetings.
Abilities Awareness Bookshelf at the coffee house. Books by and about individuals with disabilities.
Cocoa and Carols at the coffee house on Saturday, Dec. 17. Hosted by Johnson County Ukulele Social Club.
Tara McGovern and Jeffrey C. Capps performing at the coffee house (Dec. 10, 2016
Cedar County Cobras, one of three musical groups performing at a benefit, for KICI Radio. Also lending their support: Slew Grass and Pigs & Clover.