Upcoming Events

Apr 20 – Jun 25 all-day
Grant Wood Fellows' Exhibition @ CSPS Hall | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
12:00 am
Grant Wood Fellows’ Exhibition The Grant Wood Fellows will culminate their time at the University of Iowa with an exhibition entitled Grant Wood Fellows’ Exhibition 2016–17 at the C.S.P.S. galleries, April 20 through June 25.[...]
Apr 21 @ 3:00 pm – Apr 30 @ 8:00 pm
Corridor Veg Week @ Lion Bridge Brewing @ Lion Bridge Brewing Co. | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
3:00 pm
The Lion Bridge Taproom kitchen will be putting out some amazing vegan dishes for the 2017 Corridor Veg Week. A portion of your purchase of these items will be supporting the Iowa Farm Sanctuary, so[...]
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[...]
May 2 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Zoning Open House Hosted by City of Cedar Rapids @ NewBo City Market | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
4:30 pm
Open House Hosted by City of Cedar Rapids Zoning codes impact YOU and your neighbors! Zoning outlines WHERE things are built, HOW they are used, and WHAT they look like. The City of Cedar Rapids[...]
EntreFEST @ Multiple venues, from shared spaces to a traditional theater, all in walkable Downtown Iowa City.
May 4 – May 5 all-day
EntreFEST @ Multiple venues, from shared spaces to a traditional theater, all in walkable Downtown Iowa City.
12:00 am
Taking place over two days in venues around Downtown Iowa City; the conference is the largest gathering of Iowa’s entrepreneurial and innovation community. The 2015 event featured author Seth Godin, Dwolla CEO Ben Milne, and[...]
Meet Me at the Market @ NewBo City Market
May 4 @ 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[...]
May 6 @ 9:00 am
First Saturday for Students @ NCSML | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
9:00 am
Students of all ages (preschool through college) are invited to visit the NCSML’s exhibits for free on the first Saturday of each month during regular museum hours. College students must bring a current school ID[...]
May Wheel Try It, 3 Hour Workshop @ Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
May Wheel Try It, 3 Hour Workshop @ Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
10:00 am
Try It Saturday Workshops! 3 hour Wheel Class Ceramics Center is proud to present our “Try-It “ 3 hour Workshops. This class is all about developing skill with the wheel, and being creative! This is[...]
NEWBO HEALING RENDEZVOUS @ NewBo City Market
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
NEWBO HEALING RENDEZVOUS @ NewBo City Market | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
10:00 am
17 HOLISTIC SERVICE PROVIDERS and MERCHANTS to showcase their QUALITY holistic PRODUCTS and SERVICES during our May 6, 2017 NEWBO HEALING RENDEZVOUS, Saturday 10:00am to 6:00pm in the NewBo City Market. The following are the[...]
Movin’ at the Museum: Zumba for Kids! (1:00pm) @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
May 6 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Movin’ at the Museum: Zumba for Kids! (1:00pm) @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
1:00 pm
Free, please RSVP The Marion YMCA will be at the museum to teach kids and families how to get moving with Zumba! Zumba is a great way to make new friends, get fit, and build[...]
Movin’ at the Museum: Zumba for Kids! (2:00pm) @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
May 6 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Movin’ at the Museum: Zumba for Kids! (2:00pm) @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
2:00 pm
Free, please RSVP The Marion YMCA will be at the museum to teach kids and families how to get moving with Zumba! Zumba is a great way to make new friends, get fit, and build[...]
NEWBO CAFE: SUZUKI ACADEMY @ NewBo City Market
May 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
NEWBO CAFE: SUZUKI ACADEMY @ NewBo City Market | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
1:00 pm
NewBo Cafe is a free, family friendly, concert series occurring inside Rotary Hall, on select Sundays, from 1-3pm. The mission of the Cedar Rapids Suzuki Academy is to develop the whole child through high-quality musical[...]
Vintage Records: Recorded Sound in the Czech Lands @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
May 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Vintage Records: Recorded Sound in the Czech Lands @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
3:00 pm
Join us in the Skala Bartizal Library for an afternoon of Czech music history with a special guest speaker and some vintage records! This program is free and open to the public. Filip Šír, Digitization[...]
The Steel Wheels @ Legion Arts
May 8 @ 7:00 pm
The Steel Wheels @ Legion Arts | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
7:00 pm
Some things come to be in their own time, of their own accord. Such has been the case with The Steel Wheels. In the beginning, it was simply a matter of four young men who’d[...]
Bobbin Lace Making Demonstration @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
May 10 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Bobbin Lace Making Demonstration @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
11:00 am
See members of the Doris Southard Lace Guild demonstrate this beautiful craft. Demonstrations take place at the museum each month on the second Wednesday in Rozek Grand Hall.
ImpactCR Big Wig Lunch Talk @ Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance
May 10 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
ImpactCR Big Wig Lunch Talk @ Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance  | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
11:30 am
ImpactCR’s BigWig Lunch Talk (BLT) was created to expose young professionals to seasoned professionals and inspirational leaders in the community over the lunch hour. We are pleased and excited to have Steve Shriver as our featured[...]
Meet Me at the Market @ NewBo City Market
May 11 @ 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[...]
Iowa Brewers Olympics @ LION BRIDGE BREWING COMPANY
May 12 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Iowa Brewers Olympics @ LION BRIDGE BREWING COMPANY | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
3:00 pm
Come watch 10 Iowa Brewery teams compete for the first annual Brewers Olympics! As part of Cedar Rapids Craft Beer Week 10 Iowa breweries will compete in the inaugural Iowa Brewers Olympics at the Lion[...]
May 12 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Ceramic Center Friday Nights Out Glass Swizzle Sticks and Wine Stoppers @ Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
6:30 pm
Glass Swizzle Sticks and Wine Stoppers Create cool swizzle sticks from warm glass to add some panache to any cocktail this summer. Registration includes wine and light hors d’oeuvres
Suzy Bogguss @ CSPS Hall
May 12 @ 8:00 pm
Suzy Bogguss @ CSPS Hall | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
8:00 pm
Suzy Bogguss is country music royalty, a singer with an instantly recognizable, crystal clear voice that took songs like “Aces,” “Drive South,” “Someday Soon,” “Outbound Plane” and “Letting Go” to the top of the country[...]
JDRF ONE WALK @ NewBo City Market
May 13 @ 8:30 am – 11:00 am
JDRF ONE WALK @ NewBo City Market | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
8:30 am
JDRF One Walk For a World Without Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) SCHEDULE 8:30 a.m.: Registration/Check-in Opens 8:30 a.m.: Entertainment and Activities Begin 10:00 a.m.: Walk Starts 11:00 a.m.: Walk Celebration! For More Information: FAMILY TEAMS:[...]
Spring Garden Gnomes @ Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
May 13 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Spring Garden Gnomes @ Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
10:30 am
Create a fun gnome to put in your garden.  This is always a fun class and full of fun creations! **kids ages 8 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult**
SHEL @ CSPS Hall
May 13 @ 8:00 pm
SHEL @ CSPS Hall | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
8:00 pm
SHEL is Sarah, Hannah, Eva and Liza, four young, classically trained musicians who happen to be sisters.  Based in Fort Collins, Colorado, the sisters have turned folk music upside down with their infectious rhythms, hypnotic vocals[...]
Make Your Own Stein At Lion Bridge Brewing @ Lion Bridge Brewing Company
May 14 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Make Your Own Stein At Lion Bridge Brewing @ Lion Bridge Brewing Company | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
2:00 pm
The Ceramics Center and Lion Bridge Brewing Co. are excited to be partnering for more Make You Own Stein Events. Sunday, March 12, Lion Bridge is hosting the Ceramics Center for a hands on stein[...]
RADTOUR CEDAR RAPIDS @ Goldfinch Cyclery
May 14 @ 8:16 pm – 9:16 pm
RADTOUR CEDAR RAPIDS @ Goldfinch Cyclery | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
8:16 pm
The Mother Lovers Ride Bike the farms this spring while eating delicious local food. Celebrate Mother’s Day and bring your mom along with discounted tickets for all moms. Enter promo code: “motherlover” during registration. We[...]
May 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Bringing Down the Butcher of Prague: The Assassination of Reinhard Heydrich @ National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
7:00 pm
May 27, 2017, is the 75th anniversary of one of the most daring (and controversial) episodes of WWII espionage – the killing of top Nazi official Reinhard Heydrich. Examining the political and military context of[...]
Meet Me at the Market @ NewBo City Market
May 18 @ 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[...]
May 19 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
CULINARY DEMO: CORN, TOMATO AND AVOCADO SALAD @ NewBo City Market | Cedar Rapids | Iowa | United States
11:30 am
Join Registered Dietitian, Kristen Decker, at NewBo market on Friday, May 19th between 11:30 and 1:30 PM. She’ll be sharing salad samples at the Kirkwood table and offering more tips on how to incorporate avocados[...]