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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

“I’ll Be Home For Christmas” A Virtual Event Featuring Tonic SolFa & Shaun Johnson Big Band Experience @ Livestream
Dec 17 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join the Emmy Award winning vocal group, Tonic Sol-fa, and Top 5 Billboard artist, Shaun Johnson & the Big Band Experience, will combine for a series of personalized performances on their first ever, brand new, very shiny "I'll Be Home For Christmas" Virtual TOUR (Cuz, let's face it, we'll probably all be home for Christmas).

  • Only 200 TICKETS are available for this "pay what you will," NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN, virtual event. Tickets go on sale on Sept 24th.
  •  Viewers will experience a 60 minute combined show from the comfort of their own couch. This special includes remarkable guests, brand new songs from an unreleased, upcoming album, limited tour merchandise, and an interactive Q&A with Shaun and others
  • A portion of ticket proceeds will support our theater until we can return LIVE in 2021!

We can't wait for you to see this!

Shaun, Jared, Greg & Theo...
(and Jake, Dave, Aaron, the other Dave, the other Aaron and Andy)


Event Hosted By: The Music Man Square Mason City, IA 

Sponsored By:


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

Due to COVID-19 Music Man Square is closed to the public. The staff will continue to work and will be available to answer questions during this time via phone and email.
All classes and practices have been cancelled.
All events and tours have been cancelled or postponed.

For Private Tours or Event Inquiries

Call 641-424-2852

Office Hours Tuesday - Friday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm


The Music Man Square is closed to the public due to COVID-19 Pandemic