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Welcome to our website!

The Mason City Foundation proudly invites you to the Music Man Square. Join us for a tour of the life and works of Mason City’s favorite musical son. Enjoy tours throughout the streetscape, Meredith Willson Boyhood Home, Meredith Willson Museum, and more! Have fun and don’t forget to visit the Ice Cream Parlor!

Upcoming Events

Nov
15
Fri
Closed for Decorating of “It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas” @ The Music Man Square
Nov 15 @ 9:00 am – Nov 22 @ 6:00 pm

Music Man Square will be closed to the public November 15th - November 22nd  for decoration of this years "It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas Annual Event"

We will reopen November 22nd at 6:00 P.M. for the Annual Holiday Premiere Gala

Tickets are available at The Music Man Square and HyVee East

Nov
21
Thu
Kids Make Music Session 3 “Talkin’ Turkey” Class 3 @ The Music Man Square
Nov 21 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The classes are for children ages 1-8 years old and are held the first 3 Thursdays of each month at The Music Man Square!

Class schedule is:

3:30 - 4:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents (ages 3-5 years Pre KDG)
4:30 - 5:15 PM Older 4s, 5s KDG-2nd Grade (parents optional)

5:30 - 6:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents (ages 3-5 years Pre KDG)

6:30 - 7:00 PM Toddlers and Parents (ages 1-2 years)

 

The classes are taught by Deb Nielsen who is a music educator and music therapist and has worked with children for 22 years.

To register email Deb at debknielsen@gmail.com.

Nov
22
Fri
2019 Holiday Premiere of It’s Beginning to Look A lot Like Christmas @ The Music Man Square
Nov 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Dec
5
Thu
Kids Make Music Session 4 “Jingle Bell Rock” Class 1 @ The Music Man Square
Dec 5 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The classes are for children ages 1-8 years old and are held the first 3 Thursdays of each month at The Music Man Square!

Class schedule is:

3:30 - 4:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents (ages 3-5 years Pre KDG)
4:30 - 5:15 PM Older 4s, 5s KDG-2nd Grade (parents optional)

5:30 - 6:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents (ages 3-5 years Pre KDG)

6:30 - 7:00 PM Toddlers and Parents (ages 1-2 years)

 

The classes are taught by Deb Nielsen who is a music educator and music therapist and has worked with children for 22 years.

To register email Deb at debknielsen@gmail.com.

Dec
12
Thu
Kids Make Music Session 4 “Jingle Bell Rock” Class 2 @ The Music Man Square
Dec 12 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The classes are for children ages 1-8 years old and are held the first 3 Thursdays of each month at The Music Man Square!

Class schedule is:

3:30 - 4:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents (ages 3-5 years Pre KDG)
4:30 - 5:15 PM Older 4s, 5s KDG-2nd Grade (parents optional)

5:30 - 6:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents (ages 3-5 years Pre KDG)

6:30 - 7:00 PM Toddlers and Parents (ages 1-2 years)

 

The classes are taught by Deb Nielsen who is a music educator and music therapist and has worked with children for 22 years.

To register email Deb at debknielsen@gmail.com.

Mercy One North Iowa Hospice Tree of Life Service @ The Music Man Square
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Our compassionate team at MercyOne North Iowa Hospice invites you to remember your loved ones or honor those living with a light on the Tree of Life. With a donation of any amount, lights are placed on a Tree of Life and “brought to light” symbolizing the presence of those honored and remembered. Names of those remembered and honored are listed at the tree lighting program specified by the donor. In addition, a holiday ornament is provided to each donor who attends a Tree of Life service. Please join us this year for the indoor tree lighting program in your area.

Dec
19
Thu
Kids Make Music Session 4 “Jingle Bell Rock” Class 3 @ The Music Man Square
Dec 19 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The classes are for children ages 1-8 years old and are held the first 3 Thursdays of each month at The Music Man Square!

Class schedule is:

3:30 - 4:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents (ages 3-5 years Pre KDG)
4:30 - 5:15 PM Older 4s, 5s KDG-2nd Grade (parents optional)

5:30 - 6:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents (ages 3-5 years Pre KDG)

6:30 - 7:00 PM Toddlers and Parents (ages 1-2 years)

 

The classes are taught by Deb Nielsen who is a music educator and music therapist and has worked with children for 22 years.

To register email Deb at debknielsen@gmail.com.

May
3
Sun
2019 -2020 Footbridge Concert Series @ The Music Man Square
May 3 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The Music Man Square is excited to announce the 2019-2020 Footbridge Music Series. The third presentation will be an evening with Pianist Richard Steinbach. The concert is May 3rd, 2020 at 4PM. This concert is free to the public.

The Footbridge Series is presented by North Iowa Community Credit Union, Dean Snyder Construction, Clear Lake Bank and Trust, CL Tel, David & Vicky Snyder and Conn McKercher.

for kids

Music education and fun is very important to us here at Music Man Square. We offer many different opportunities from “Kids Make Music” to more music lessons offered in the Conservatory. Check for information on classes and availability here.

Visit Us Today!

The Music Man Square

308 South Pennsylvania Avenue
Mason City, IA 50401
Phone: 641-424-2852

Touring Hours

2019: Friday – Saturday 1:00 - 5:00