Upcoming Events

Apr 29 – Oct 1 all-day
‘Chihuly Venetians from the George R. Stroemple Collection’ Exhibit @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
12:00 am
In 1988, twenty years after Dale Chihuly was a Fulbright Fellow at the Venini glass factory, the artist returned to Venice. During this trip, he visited a palazzo that houses an extraordinary private collection of[...]
‘Twists and Turns: The Story of Sokol’ Exhibit Opens @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
Jun 3 – Dec 31 all-day
‘Twists and Turns: The Story of Sokol’ Exhibit Opens @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
12:00 am
In honor of the 2017 National Sokol Slet, the NCSML presents a nimble and invigorating journey into the story of Sokol. Named for the falcon, Sokol was founded in 1862 by Miroslav Tyrs and Jindrich[...]
Chihuly Guided Tour @ National Czech and Slovak Musuem
Jul 26 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Chihuly Guided Tour @ National Czech and Slovak Musuem  | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
6:00 pm
Join us for a guided tour of Dale Chihuly: Venetians from the George R. Stroemple Collection during Late Nights at the NCSML. Get insider details on how this intricate exhibit was installed and learn more[...]
HF607 Celebration Pairing Party July 26th! @ Lion Bridge Brewing Company
Jul 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
HF607 Celebration Pairing Party July 26th! @ Lion Bridge Brewing Company | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
6:30 pm
What is HF607 and why on earth would you celebrate it? Why, it’s the Iowa bill just signed into law that lets breweries like Lion Bridge legally serve WINE! We love all fermented beverages and[...]
Dr. James Kenyon Reading @ Next Page Books
Jul 26 @ 7:00 pm
Dr. James Kenyon Reading @ Next Page Books | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
7:00 pm
Join us for a reading by Dr. James Kenyon, a retired Iowa veterinarian who has written a book about his adventures as a vet. The event is scheduled for 7pm Wednesday, July 26 in CSPS[...]
CSA Market @ NewBo City Market
Jul 27 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
CSA Market @ NewBo City Market | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
4:00 pm
In May through September, come down to the Market on Thursday nights from 4 to 8pm to learn about and shop from CSAs. Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) allow city residents to have direct access to[...]
Meet Me at the Market @ NewBo City Market
Jul 27 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Meet Me at the Market @ NewBo City Market | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
5:00 pm
Meet Me at the Market is a signature event in New Bohemia as hundreds gather every Thursday night, May through September, to walk, run, and cycle, or attend free cardio dance and yoga classes in the Market[...]
Racism in American Popular Media From Aunt Jemima to Frito Bandito @ Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
6:30 pm
Dr. Brian Behnken is an Associate Professor of the History at Iowa State University whose scholarship has explored relations between Latino/as and African Americans during the Civil Rights Movement, police violence, and ethno-racial forms of[...]
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm
New West Guitar Group @ CSPS Hall | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
7:00 pm
Over the past decade, the New West Guitar Group has developed a reputation as one of the premier ensembles in the world. Featuring guitarists Perry Smith (New York), and John Storie and Will Brahm (Los[...]
NewBo Open Coffee Club @ Roasters at NewBo
Jul 28 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
NewBo Open Coffee Club @ Roasters at NewBo | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
8:00 am
Description of NewBo Open Coffee: NewBo Open Coffee meets on the 2nd and 4th Friday every month. No agenda, just good coffee and an engaging conversation. It’s designed to be a community conversation open to[...]
Wine & Watercolor @ NewBo City Market
Jul 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Wine & Watercolor @ NewBo City Market | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
6:00 pm
Join us Friday, July 28th to paint a charming scene of beautiful Iowa with NewBo founding artist Russ Fagle. No experience is needed- Russ will guide you through each step of you making a design[...]
"The Wizard of Oz; Young Performer's Edition" presented by RHCR Theatre & Cost Cutters @ The Village Venue | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
7:00 pm
Rich Heritage of Cedar Rapids Theatre will present “The Wizard of Oz: Young Performers Edition,” running July 21-23 and July 28-30, 2017. The show, sponsored by Cost Cutters, will be Stage Directed by Gregga J.[...]
Three One Nine EASTERN IOWA'S PREMIER MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL @ Czech Village | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
12:00 am
Three One Nine is a collaborative, multi-genre music and arts festival taking place just off the south bank of the Cedar River in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Showcasing extraordinary local talent and businesses, Three One Nine[...]
Pop Up Market @ NewBo City Market
Jul 29 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Pop Up Market @ NewBo City Market | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
8:00 am
You’ll never know what you find at our Saturday Pop-Up Markets! Farmers, artisans, specialty food products, and home based businesses set up at the Market to provide fresh food, unique products, and a great experience![...]
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Cedar Rapids Psychic & Paranormal Expo @ Cedar Rapids Marriott | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
10:00 am
This is sure to be a fun event! Illuminations will be offering books, Oracle & Tarot Cards, candles, and other items. Gina Hamilton & Jennifer Davis-Bachmann will be providing chair massage. Gretchen Little will be[...]
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Eat. Grow. Share: Fighting Food Insecurity in Linn County @ NewBo City Market | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
10:00 am
The Second Annual Eat. Grow. Share: Fighting Food Insecurity in Linn County will take place at NewBo City Market on July 29th from 10 am to 2 pm. Learn about food insecurity and how hunger[...]
"The Wizard of Oz; Young Performer's Edition" presented by RHCR Theatre & Cost Cutters @ The Village Venue | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
7:00 pm
Rich Heritage of Cedar Rapids Theatre will present “The Wizard of Oz: Young Performers Edition,” running July 21-23 and July 28-30, 2017. The show, sponsored by Cost Cutters, will be Stage Directed by Gregga J.[...]
Jul 29 @ 8:00 pm
Alisabeth Von Presley @ CSPS Hall | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
8:00 pm
Actor, dancer, photographer, teacher, director – the first question people usually ask Alisabeth Von Presley is if there’s anything she doesn’t do. The second is, how does she find the time? (Hint: she doesn’t sleep[...]
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Cedar Rapids Psychic & Paranormal Expo @ Cedar Rapids Marriott | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
10:00 am
This is sure to be a fun event! Illuminations will be offering books, Oracle & Tarot Cards, candles, and other items. Gina Hamilton & Jennifer Davis-Bachmann will be providing chair massage. Gretchen Little will be[...]
"The Wizard of Oz; Young Performer's Edition" presented by RHCR Theatre & Cost Cutters @ The Village Venue | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
7:00 pm
Rich Heritage of Cedar Rapids Theatre will present “The Wizard of Oz: Young Performers Edition,” running July 21-23 and July 28-30, 2017. The show, sponsored by Cost Cutters, will be Stage Directed by Gregga J.[...]
Aug 1 @ 1:40 pm – 2:40 pm
Latch & Learn & Weight & See @ Baby Time | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
1:40 pm
Join us for this free Breastfeeding Support group. This group meets the 1st, 3rd and 5th Tuesday at 9:30am at Baby Time. Exclusively breastfeeding, supplementing, pumping – you are welcome here! Join Jennifer Pitkin IBCLC[...]
Art Weave @ Delve MIY
Aug 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Art Weave @ Delve MIY | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
5:30 pm
Learn this NO SEW weaving concept that everyone delights over. Once you make one, you will desire to make more, that we can promise. Bring a friend and have a fun time learning together. $39[...]
Food Truck Wednesdays @ NewBo City Market
Aug 2 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Food Truck Wednesdays @ NewBo City Market | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
11:00 am
Join us for Food Truck Wednesdays at NewBo City Market every Wednesday beginning July 5 through September 27. Food trucks from throughout Eastern Iowa, plus several of your favorite NewBo Shopkeepers, will be serving all[...]
History on Tap: Czech Drinking Establishments (Backpocket Pilot Pub – Cedar Rapids) @ Backpocket Pilot Pub | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
5:30 pm
Join the National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library at the Backpocket Pilot Pub (415 3rd St SE, Cedar Rapids) for History on Tap! Special guest Mark Stoffer Hunter, historian at The History Center, will[...]
Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm
Matt the Electrician Trio @ CSPS Hall | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
7:00 pm
Despite the name, Matt is no longer an electrician, focusing instead on a music career that’s now spanned two decades, a dozen records, and literally thousands of shows. His is folk music for a modern[...]
CSA Market @ NewBo City Market
Aug 3 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
CSA Market @ NewBo City Market | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
4:00 pm
In May through September, come down to the Market on Thursday nights from 4 to 8pm to learn about and shop from CSAs. Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) allow city residents to have direct access to[...]
Meet Me at the Market @ NewBo City Market
Aug 3 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Meet Me at the Market @ NewBo City Market | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
5:00 pm
Meet Me at the Market is a signature event in New Bohemia as hundreds gather every Thursday night, May through September, to walk, run, and cycle, or attend free cardio dance and yoga classes in the Market[...]
New Space Opening Reception @ Black Earth Gallery
Aug 3 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
New Space Opening Reception @ Black Earth Gallery | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
5:00 pm
Black Earth Gallery is excited to invite you to our NEW GALLERY SPACE Opening Reception Thursday, August 3, 2017 5:00pm – 7:00pm 1010 3rd Street SE, suite 2 on the alley Cedar Rapids, IA New[...]
Aug 3 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Curved Improv Piecing @ Delve MIY | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
5:30 pm
This technique is perfect for a creative beginner quilter or an advanced piece expert who desires to try a relaxed style. Perfect for the person who loves their sewing scraps and would love a method[...]