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Get Your 2023-2024
Season Tickets Today!

The Washington Concert Association (WCA) and the Washington Area Performing Arts and Events Center, (WAPAEC) have combined efforts to bring an outstanding array of performances to area audiences during the 2023-2024 season. Your support is essential to our success.
All performances will be at the totally handicapped-accessible 700 seat Washington Area Performing Arts and Events Center located at Washington High School, 1111 South Avenue B in Washington. 
Season Ticket Info

Our $60 Season Ticket will also admit you
FREE OF CHARGE to the following area concerts

-- in addition to those listed for Washington!

Washington Performing Arts

Hanson Auditorium 

1111 S. Ave. B, Washington

DIVAS3,  female singers 

Thursday Sept. 14, 2023, 7:00 PM

Charlie Albright, pianist

Wed. Nov. 29, 2023, 7:00 PM

Wartburg College Choir

Sun. Feb. 18, 2024, 3:30 PM

Southeast Iowa Band

Sun. Mar. 3, 2024, 3:30 PM

Evening of Improv

Sat. April 13, 2024 7:00 PM



Sondheim Center

200 N Main Street, Fairfield

Holland-Coots Jazz Quintet

traditional jazz quintet

Mon. Nov. 6, 2023, 7:30 PM

Yu & I 

Violin and classical guitar world folk music

Sat., Feb. 10, 2024, 7:30 PM

Brandon & James, w/guest Effie Passero

Trio mixing Vocals, Piano, Cello

Tue., April 30, 2024, 7:30 PM



Bridge View Center

102 Church Street, Ottumwa

Folk Legacy Trio

Wed. Oct. 11, 2023, 7:00 PM

Camille and Stuie French Family Band

Jan. 2023 won an Australian Golden Guitar Award

for Instrumental of the Year

Thur. Feb. 22, 2024, 7:00 PM

Ultimate Abba Tribute: Abbacadabra

Mon. Apr. 23, 2024, 7:00 PM

High Society Big Band - from Des Moines

Big Band era 1930s and 1940s

with all those golden hits

 Mon. May 18, 2024, 7:00



Simon Estes Auditorium

612 South 12th Street, Centerville

Church of Cash, World Class Johnny Cash Tribute

Sat. Sept. 23, 2023, 7:00 PM

Yesterday Once More, Karen Carpenter Tribute

Sat. Dec. 9, 2023, 7:00 PM

Billy McGuigan’s Pop Rock Orchestra

70s/80s Anthemic Rock

Sun. Feb. 18, 2024, 7:00 PM

DIVAS3 female singers 1960s-90s

Sat. Mar. 16, 2024. 7:00 PM

Albia Community Choir

Sun. Apr. 7, 2024, 3:00 PM

**at 1st United Methodist North

Here Comes the Sun, Beatles Tribute

Sat. Apr. 27, 2024, 7:00 PM

**at Faith Methodist Church South



Grand Theater

26 North 6th Street, Keokuk


La Moines Brass Quintet

From Western Illinois University

Sun. Oct. 8, 2023, 3:00 PM

Charlie Albright, pianist

Tue. Nov. 28, 2023, 7:30 PM

Yu & I

classical guitar and violin world folk music

Tue. Feb. 13, 2024, 7:30 PM

Stories from Homefront

Stories/Music from Homefront with Kathy Kaeffer

Fri. Mar. 8, 2024, 7:30 PM

Brian Woods, pianist

Sun. April 7, 2024, 3:00 PM


Through our reciprocity agreements with the following associations, members may also attend the above concerts if seats are available. 



Simon Estes Aud. @ HS 2:30 / 7:30 pm



Bridge View Center

102 Church Street

Ottumwa, IA 52501

Take 34 West to exit #191 for Ottumwa to stay on 34.

Take Church St. exit. Turn right onto Church St. and center will be on right.

Simon Estes Auditorium

Centerville H.S. 600 CHS Drive

Centerville, IA 52544

Take US-34 West to Ottumwa. Take exit 191 in Ottumwa to stay on 34 W. Continue on 34 to Albia.

Turn left on IA-5 and go about 20 miles to the Junction of Hwy 5 and Hwy 2. Turn Right on Hwy 2 and go to the 3rd Stop Light.

Turn Left on South 10th St. and the H.S. is about 3 blocks down the street. Turn left and go around to the South Side for parking and the Auditorium.

Grand Theater

26 N 6th St Keokuk, IA 52632

Take Rte. 34 East toward Mt. Pleasant. Take US-218 South.

Take US-61/US-218 South

Continue on to downtown Keokuk (Main Street)

Turn left on N. 6th Street. The Grand Theatre will be on the left.

There is a city parking lot behind the building which is directly across from the front of the Grand Theatre.

Stephen Sondheim Theatre

200 N Main St, Fairfield, IA 52556

Centerville First Methodist Church -- off North side of square.

Centerville New Bridge Church -- in Lake Centerville Mall next to Mexican Restaurant

Washington Performing Arts and Events Center

Hanson Auditorium

Attached to

Washington High School

1111 South Avenue B

Washington, IA 52353

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