The Civic Music Association has named Peter Stevenson as its new executive director. Stevenson comes to the CMA from his previous position as the director of development for the Des Moines Symphony and Academy. Stevenson replaces outgoing executive director Carrie Clogg and takes over the role on Aug. 1.
Your Pick o’ the Week is out in Waukee this week. Head out to the Hawkeye Antique Acres campground on July 19 for the inaugural Waukeye Music Festival. The event features great local talent including Cirrus Minor, Hooten Hallers, Thankful Dirt, Rumble Seat Riot, Randy Burk & The Prisoners, The Reeferseed Express and more. Music starts at 11 a.m., and tickets to the all-ages festival will run you $30. Mahalo. CV