District Meet Up Recap September 16th 2019

District Meet Up Recap September 16th 2019

Robert Davis, Flood Control Program Manager in the City of Cedar Rapids Public Works Dept gave a brief presentation regarding flood control at our District Meet Up. He spoke about the progress that has been made this summer, what will they finish yet this building...
Art Walk 1st Thursdays in The District September 5th

Art Walk 1st Thursdays in The District September 5th

Spend an evening wandering the district to see local art exhibits, meet the artists & fellow art lovers. Art Walk First Thursdays is a free ongoing monthly art event created to showcase new gallery exhibits in The District by local, regional and national...
Cedar Rapids Bike Share System Adds Scooters

Cedar Rapids Bike Share System Adds Scooters

CEDAR RAPIDS, IA – August 29, 2019 – Starting August 30, the Cedar Rapids bike share system will add a pilot program featuring electric scooters. These are owned and operated by VeoRide, the same company who supplies and maintains the e-bikes. The pilot...
The 13th Annual NewBo Art Fest

The 13th Annual NewBo Art Fest

Sunday, September 1, 2019  9:00am – 3:00pm Meet the artists on our FaceBook page! NewBo Art Fest We are thrilled to once again to share the morning with the NewBo Run and the Half Marathon & 10K events. Don’t miss this experience where art, culture, and the...
10 Year Anniversary Fundraiser and Family Fun Day/Open House

10 Year Anniversary Fundraiser and Family Fun Day/Open House

Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio (ICCGS) is celebrating 10 years of teaching, learning and creating in Cedar Rapids. There are two anniversary events scheduled to celebrate the incredible creative community that iCCGS has built over the past 10 years. ICCGS is...
District Meet Up Recap – August 2019

District Meet Up Recap – August 2019

Recap of the District Meet Up August 19th 2019:  Michael Wagler, the Main Street Iowa State Coordinator, was our guest speaker. The Main Street Iowa Program is under the Iowa Economic Development Authority. He has worked with the Main Street Iowa team in different...
Art Walk First Thursdays August

Art Walk First Thursdays August

Spend an evening wandering the district to see local art exhibits, meet the artists & fellow art lovers. Art Walk First Thursdays is a free ongoing monthly art event created to showcase new gallery exhibits in The District by local, regional and national...
Pop-Up Shops

Pop-Up Shops

Welcome to The District’s hosted Pop-Up Shops. The District is excited to bring the opportunity to help grow and promote businesses wishing to locate in the most vibrant district in Cedar Rapids; Czech Village-New Bohemia. The Pop-Up Shop event is an opportunity...
Meet the man behind NewBo City Market’s 300 events a year

Meet the man behind NewBo City Market’s 300 events a year

Meet the man behind NewBo City Market’s 300 events a year Logan Schultz oversees gatherings big and small at Cedar Rapids venue GAZETTE Article by Brian Morelli CEDAR RAPIDS — NewBo City Market is well known as an incubator of up and coming new businesses, but...