Iowa Athletics and Athletics Development Announce 2022 Hawkeye Events

by Ben Frotscher

IOWA CITY, Iowa – The University of Iowa Department of Athletics and Athletics Development are pleased to present the 2022 Hawkeye Summer Events outreach schedule featuring Hawkeye coaches and student-athletes.

This nearly 50-year tradition of traveling to our supporters across the state of Iowa allows fans of all ages the opportunity to meet and interact with our coaches and student-athletes through a variety of events. These will include events featuring our head and assistant coaches, Hawkeye Hometown visits with student-athletes and coaches, ballpark nights, RAGBRAI, the State Fair, and more.

Saturday, May 7 Iowa City – Cretzmeyer Track HERkys’ Hawk Walk –

Celebrating Title IX

Various coaches and student-athletes
Wednesday, May 11 West Des Moines –

Embassy Club

Lunch with the Hawkeyes – featuring our female sport head coaches Barbara Burke, Lisa Bluder, Jim Barnes, Clarissa Chun, Jeff Garbutt, Lisa Cellucci Nathan Mundt, Dave DiIanni, Sasha Schmid
Thursday, May 12 Davenport –

Public House

Hawkeye Happy Hour with the Greater Quad Cities I-Club Coaches Jim Barnes, Clarissa Chun. Along with Laura VandeBerg
Tuesday, May 24 Carroll/Arcadia American Legion Carroll Area I-Club Spring Event Coaches Kirk Ferentz, Terry Brands, Jan Jensen, and Courtney Eldridge. Along with Gary Dolphin
Thursday, May 26 Peosta –

Thunder Hills Country Club

Dubuque County

I-Club Golf and Dinner

Coaches Kirk Ferentz, Lisa Bluder, Tom Brands. Along with Gary Dolphin
Monday, June 6 Solon-

Saddleback Ridge

Johnson County I-Club Golf Outing
Saturday, June 18 Des Moines –

Iowa Cubs

Hawkeye Day at the Iowa Cubs  

Herky and the Iowa Spirit Squad

Monday, June 20 Des Moines –

Wakonda Club

Polk County I-Club Golf Outing
June / July TBD Sioux City – Scheels Student-athlete meet & greet
July 24 – 30 Various RAGBRAI 2022
August 11 – 21 Iowa State Fair
Thursday, August 18 Iowa City Johnson County I-Club Hawk Party

New this year, we are offering communities and event organizers the opportunity to request a Hawkeye presence at their local events throughout the year. Events can be submitted via the online form at

For more information and to RSVP for one of our Hawkeye Events please visit These dates are in addition to the events planned and hosted throughout the year by statewide local I-Club chapters. We look forward to seeing Hawkeye fans in your black and gold this spring and summer.

Go Hawks!