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[...]
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Wine and Watercolor (AND COLLAGE!) at the Market @ NewBo City Market | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
6:00 pm
Join us Friday, August 18th for a fun and easy art project that will yield great results! We will paint watercolor textures and then cut, tear and paste them into a collage of inspiring summer[...]
Aug 18 @ 8:00 pm
Lost Bayou Ramblers @ CSPS Hall | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
8:00 pm
Brothers Andre and Louis Michot grew up playing roots Cajun music as members of Les Frères Michot, the acclaimed family band that their father and uncles formed in the 1980s. In 1999, the pair stepped[...]
Pop Up Market @ NewBo City Market
Aug 19 @ 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![...]
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learning In The Garden: Tomato Tasting @ NewBo City Market | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
10:00 am
What speaks summer like a beautiful red ripe tomato! Join the Master Gardeners August 19th from 10-noon for their annual tomato tasting. You will have a chance to taste a large variety of heritage tomatoes[...]
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Walk-in Intuitive Tarot or Oracle Card Readings @ Illuminations | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
10:00 am
Jennifer Serovy will be providing intuitive tarot or oracle card readings. To help our facilitators stay organized and prepared we ask that people please register online under the scheduling link at www.illuminationscenter.com or by calling[...]
Yoga For Kids @ Illuminations
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Yoga For Kids @ Illuminations | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
10:00 am
These yoga classes will include breathing, game-playing, reflection and a handout. For ages 5-12, though for shy or young children, we welcome parents/caregivers to stay and join. To help our facilitators stay organized and prepared[...]
Baby & Me Yoga @ Illuminations
Aug 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Baby & Me Yoga @ Illuminations | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
11:00 am
Baby and Me Yoga invites moms and/or dads to practice yoga with babies from ages 6-weeks to two years.  This class is just long enough to gain balance and space in your body, without being too[...]
Aug 19 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Cedar Rapids Beer Nuts Homebrew Festival @ Benz Beverage Depot | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
1:00 pm
6th Annual Cedar Rapids Beer Nuts Homebrew Festival. Enjoy the art and science of hombrewing with the Cedar Rapids Beer Nuts and other area homebrew clubs. Sample more than 100 different beers! Live music by[...]
Barks & Brew 2017 @ NewBo City Market
Aug 19 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Barks & Brew 2017 @ NewBo City Market | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
3:00 pm
Barks & Brew 2017 NewBo City Market August 19th 3pm to 8pm. Ticket price $20 – $35 *Limited VIP 6 Pack of Tickets available while they last* Live Music, Beer Tasting, Raffle, Games, Auctions and[...]
CatVideoFest @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
Aug 19 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
CatVideoFest @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
6:30 pm
Have you ever wanted to watch internet cat videos on a giant outdoor screen? Your time has come. Join us on the museum’s front lawn for all-ages cat-inspired activities, food trucks serving up tasty local[...]
Eva Under Fire live at The Hive @ The Hive Collective
Aug 19 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Eva Under Fire live at The Hive @  The Hive Collective | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
7:30 pm
Come listen and have the time of your life with Eva Under Fire live at The Hive in Cedar Rapids! /// Please spread the word !!! With local support from The Unsettled Serenade Check out their latest video!!![...]
Aug 22 @ 2:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Bag Construction 101 @ Delve MIY | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
2:00 pm
Take an afternoon and learn the in’s and out’s of bag making through this class. It is a bit like revealing a mystery! Once you have learned to make this, you will desire to make[...]
Food Truck Wednesdays @ NewBo City Market
Aug 23 @ 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[...]
Chihuly Guided Tour @ National Czech and Slovak Musuem
Aug 23 @ 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[...]
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
IDA East: Meet the Doulas - RSVP Req'd @ Baby Time | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
6:30 pm
This is a group-style consultation where you will receive information about hiring a doula through Iowa Doula Agency: what the process looks like, your relationship with your doula, etc,. You will also receive a list[...]
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm
Laney Jones & The Spirits @ CSPS Hall | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
7:00 pm
Raised on an exotic animal farm in rural Mount Dora, Florida, Laney Jones sings tales of love and adventure with a voice that has been described as “a mix of lemon, molasses, gin and gunpowder”[...]
CSA Market @ NewBo City Market
Aug 24 @ 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 24 @ 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[...]
Art Weave @ Delve MIY
Aug 24 @ 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[...]
Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Baby Led Weaning Class @ Baby Time | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
7:00 pm
Baby Time is a family boutique located in Cedar Rapids, specializing in natural and unique items for your family. Besides the retail side of the shop, there is a classroom used for events from music[...]
Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Coffee Grind - Poet and Writers Night @ The Hive Collective | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
7:00 pm
Come out for free coffee in a chill atmosphere and enjoy works from writers, poets, novelists, playwrites, and comedians at COFFEE GRIND. COFFEE GRIND Open Mic Nights give you the opportunity to share your poetry,[...]
Making Movies @ CSPS Hall
Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm
Making Movies @ CSPS Hall | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
7:00 pm
Making Movies makes music that matters. Building on a dynamic foundation of Afro-Latino rhythms, they’ve created a powerful, bilingual, psychedelic version of the Latin American son. Band leaders and brothers, Enrique and Diego Chi grew[...]
NewBo Open Coffee Club @ Roasters at NewBo
Aug 25 @ 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[...]
Aug 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Wine & Design: Floral Arrangement @ NewBo City Market | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
6:30 pm
Make your own bark & bloom style arrangement in a ball jar vase. Learn arrangement techniques, the best fresh local flowers options and take home your beautiful creation. (If you have nippers/pruners that you love[...]
Aug 25 @ 8:00 pm
Korby Lenker & Nora Jane Struthers @ CSPS Hall | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
8:00 pm
Nora Jane Struthers, says NPR, “has written some of the most quietly powerful narratives within the new wave of Americana artists.” Born in Virginia and raised in New Jersey, Struthers grew up attending festivals and[...]
If Objects Could Talk @ African American Museum of Iowa
Aug 26 2017 – Jul 29 2018 all-day
If Objects Could Talk @ African American Museum of Iowa | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
12:00 am
“If Objects Could Talk,” offers a glimpse of the Museum’s collection of thousands of objects, documents, and photographs. Each item tells a unique story about African American history, communities, and culture in Iowa. The exhibit[...]