Volunteer Spotlight: Jessica Carney

More than 40 volunteers contribute over 2,000 volunteer hours each year to provide mission driven services, promotions, events, and programming focused on community development in the Czech Village/New Bohemia Main Street District. We'd like to take this opportunity...

read more

Main Street Recap from the Iowa Downtown Conference 2017

Main Street Recap from the Iowa Downtown Conference 2017 August 1-3, 2017 both our Executive Director Jennifer Pruden, and our Program Assistant Barb Thompson attended the annual Iowa Downtown Conference held this year in Sioux City Iowa. This was a chance to network...

read more

WRITTEN Apparel + TRIBUTE Fashion Event

Local Emerging Fashion Label, WRITTEN Apparel, to be part of global modeling agency’s TRIBUTE Fashion Show; sharing a stage and story in common with other notable fashion names and Cedar Rapids natives, Alanna Arrington and Mary Clarke. CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – July 28,...

read more

Three One Nine Music & Arts Festival

Three One Nine Music & Arts Festival is entering its sixth year as a collaborative, multi-genre music and arts festival in Cedar Rapids! The festival will take place just off the south bank of the Cedar River in Czech Village on Saturday, July 29. This year the...

read more

Volunteer Spotlight: Jeff Morrow

More than 40 volunteers contribute over 2,000 volunteer hours each year to provide mission driven services, promotions, events, and programming focused on community development in the Czech Village/New Bohemia Main Street District. We'd like to take this opportunity...

read more

Farm to Fork in our Neighborhood

Luckily there are several options to eat fresh and local in our Main Street District. On Thursday evenings the NewBo City Market hosts a "CSA Market" from 4-8pm, and on Saturday mornings they host a "Pop Up Market" from 8am-1pm that includes a Farmers Market outside....

read more

3/11/16 Video Highlights CVNB Main Street District’s Role in CR