Mount Mercy University hosts a variety of workshops, continuing education opportunities and festivals each year, including:
- All-State Woodwind & Brass Mock Audition Workshop / Sunday, October 9th, 1–4 p.m.
- Chamber Choir Festival / April 2017
- Five Seasons Chamber Music Festival / June 2017
- Mount Mercy Brass Festival / June 2017
- Summer Academy-Music Educator Sessions / June 2017
- All-State Choral Workshop / August 2017