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Waterloo RAGBRAI Music Line-Up

Experience Waterloo is announcing the music line-ups for the RAGBRAI overnight stop on Wednesday, July 28th. The RAGBRAI event in downtown Waterloo will feature 2 music stages; The RiverLoop Expo Plaza will serve as the main stage.


  • The Diplomats – 3:00-5:00pm
    • Hip-Hop/Pop Duo. *Local musicians!
  • Stackhouse – 5:30pm-8:30pm
    • High energy rock cover band. *Local Musicians!
  • The Purple Experience featuring Marshall Charloff – 9:00pm-11:00pm
    • The Purple Xperience is a five-piece group hailing from Prince’s birthplace, Minneapolis, MN.  They have been touring around the country since it’s inception in 2011 by Dr. Fink and front-man Marshall Charloff – bringing the greatest and most authentic production of Prince and The Revolution in the world to audiences of all generations.

The second stage will be located at the RiverLoop Amphitheater. The line-ups are:

  • Prone to Jones – 5:00pm-7:00pm
    • Power Rock Trio featuring originals and covers. Based out of Des Moines, Iowa.
  • Kevin Burt – 7:30pm-9:00pm
    • Blues and Soul. Coralville Iowa based, but a Waterloo native!

The event is free and open to the public. The festival boundaries will be between Highway 63 and West 4th Street, and Washington Street and Cedar River. Entrances will be at Jefferson and W 4th street, as well as Commercial Street and West 2nd Street.  Streets will be closed within this area.