Throughout the twentieth century, the Bells of Iowa State have sounded across campus. Donated by one of the university's first graduates, the bells initially rang in 1899. Since then, they have become an Iowa State University tradition, remembered with affection by both alumni and campus visitors.
Upcoming Events (Summer 2015)
Weekday carillon concerts: LIVE Webcast
Twenty-minute concerts are performed at 11:50 am each weekday that classes are in session. For Summer '15, the dates are May 11 - June 5, June 29 - July 14, and August 3 - 7, excluding Monday, May 25 (Memorial Day) and Friday, July 3 (Independence Day).
MUSIC BY REQUESTS for Friday's concerts: Send Requests
Campanile tours: information
Carillon Festival 2015 & Midwest Regional Carillon Conference (September 18-19)
George Gregory, Central Christian Church, San Antonio, Texas
Julianne Vanden Wyngaard, Grand Valley State University, Michigan
Event Information: schedule and registration
Carillon Composition Competition: information