Czech Village Blues Announces Auditions for 2018 Youth Stage

Cedar Rapids, Iowa – The Linn County Blues Society (LCBS) and Friends of Czech Village will be holding auditions for a chance to perform on the youth stage at this year’s Czech Village Blues show. Open to individuals 18 and under, participants must be able to perform...

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Animal 2x2xU 2018

This year, Black Earth Gallery is mentoring Holly Huston from Iowa BIG  to show her how this public art event works.  Holly attends Prairie High School and Iowa BIG and is part of school football and wrestling cheer.  Outside of school she loves to snowboard, play...

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Soko Outfitters bringing the outdoor life to Czech Village

By Dave DeWitte dave@corridorbusiness.com CEDAR RAPIDS—A new independent outdoor store is preparing to open in Czech Village this fall, demonstrating a leap of faith by four local entrepreneurs in the Corridor’s growing outdoor scene. Soko Outfitters will be a...

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Main Street Opens Spring Grant Cycle

SPRING MAIN STREET GRANT OPEN HOUSE Czech Village New Bohemia Main Street District will host an Open House on Thursday, March 1st at 8:30am at the NewBo City Market. Information about the Spring 2018 Main Street Grant Programs will be available. If you are a Property...

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Ruf Records Blues Caravan to Headline Czech Village Blues

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (Feb 12, 2018) – Czech Village Blues announces Bernard Allison, Mike Zito and Vanja Sky: Ruf Records Blues Caravan as 2018 headliner. This is three acts in one: You’ll not only find one young gun with a dazzling career ahead of her, but also two...

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newbo evolve

newbo evolve is a multi-faceted festival in Cedar Rapids, Aug. 3-5, that celebrates the creative Bohemian spirit through music, fashion, dance, food, and technology. Along with national headlining concerts from Maroon 5 and Kelly Clarkson, attendees can dig deeper...

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