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Unwavering 21st Century Activism @ African American Museum of Iowa
Oct 20 2020 – Jul 31 2021 all-day
Unwavering 21st Century Activism @ African American Museum of Iowa
12:00 am
Explore contemporary social movements from Black Lives Matter to #MeToo and more in our newest exhibit. Unwavering: 21st Century Activism, will examine how these movements are entwined in the lives of African Americans throughout the country,[...]
May 1 – Nov 16 all-day
Mt. Trashmore Challenge @ Mt. Trashmore
12:00 am
Take the 2020 Mount Trashmore Challenge: Get in shape, have fun and check out one of Cedar Rapids’ newest destinations! Celebrate the beauty of the view from the top with friends, while supporting a local[...]
Moravian Glory – Preserving Our Brilliance Exhibit @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
May 21 – Sep 5 all-day
Moravian Glory - Preserving Our Brilliance Exhibit @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
12:00 am
Come and see our great-grandmother Maryška  from South Moravia, as she is sharing her memories in this unique exhibit!  Venue: Anderson Gallery of National Czech & Slovak Museum & Gallery  Duration: May 21 – September 5[...]
Jun 3 – Aug 29 all-day
Dispossessed Exhibition @ CSPS Hall
12:00 am
The Grant Wood Art Colony at the University of Iowa presents Dispossessed Elena V. Smyrniotis, Printmaking Fellow May 3 — August 29, 2021 C-Space, CSPS Hall 1103 Third Street SE Cedar Rapids, Iowa Opening Reception[...]
Meet Me at the Market 2021 @ NewBo City Market
Jun 3 @ 5:30 pm – Sep 30 @ 7:15 pm
Meet Me at the Market 2021 @ NewBo City Market
5:30 pm
Meet Me at the Market, NewBo City Market’s weekly health and wellness program, has returned for summer 2021! Join us every Thursday for free fitness activities in the NewBo City Market yard! Register to attend,[...]
Jun 15 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Food Truck Tuesdays at NewBo City Market! @ NewBo City Market
11:00 am
The Market will host Food Truck Tuesday every Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., beginning May 5, in the Market’s yard and parking lot. A variety of food truck vendors will set up at[...]
Jun 16 @ 8:15 am
1 Million Cups Cedar Rapids @ NewBoCo
8:15 am
1 Million Cups Cedar Rapids (1MC) is a free weekly program to educate, engage and connect local entrepreneurs and community members.   Kauffman Labs for Enterprise Creation created 1 Million Cups (1MC) as a simple[...]
Needlepoint guild demonstrations @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
Jun 16 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
1:00 pm
See members of the Blue Ribbon Chapter of the American Needlepoint Guild demonstrate their skills. Demonstrations take place at the museum each month on the third Wednesday in Rozek Grand Hall.
Jun 16 @ 6:30 pm
Next Page Book & Social Club @ Next Page Books
6:30 pm
We’re pleased to announce Blacktop Wasteland by S.A. Cosby is our Next Page Book & Social Club selection for June. We plan to meet at 6:30pm on Wednesday, June 16 on the CSPS Hall courtyard,[...]
Thirsty Jam @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
Jun 17 @ 6:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Thirsty Jam @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
6:00 pm
Come enjoy your Thirsty Thursday at The Olympic sponsored by Big Grove Brewery! Grab a drink and listen to some tunes, or join in on the fun! Hosted every week by Evan Stock. Bar opens[...]
Rock the Block 2021 @ NewBo City Market
Jun 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Rock the Block 2021 @ NewBo City Market
6:00 pm
The Market Yard will once again be sectioned into eight-foot squares, spaced six feet apart, for up to six people. When you reserve a season pass, you guarantee that your favorite square will be available[...]
Roots of Rhythm @ The Bohemian
Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm
Roots of Rhythm @ The Bohemian
7:00 pm
Trio Jazz Lynne Hart-Clarinet and Sax Richard Wagor-Bass Pat Smith-Guitar At The Bohemian 1029 3rd Street SE Cedar Rapids, Iowa 319-249-1286 Third Friday of the month
Jun 18 @ 8:00 pm
Nightrain International with PoisonUs @ Chrome Horse Saloon
8:00 pm
Nightrain International with PoisonUs Tributes to Guns n Roses & Poison
Jun 19 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Black-Owned Business Market at NewBo City Market! @ NewBo City Market
11:00 am
The Black-Owned Business Guest Vendor Market is back for Juneteenth! Come support our community’s amazing black entrepreneurs!
Juneteenth Festival @ NewBo City Market
Jun 19 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Juneteenth Festival @ NewBo City Market
11:00 am
Our much-anticipated festival at NewBo City Market is almost here! Join us on June 19th for a day of celebration, performances, and activities in honor of the official end of slavery in the United States[...]
Jun 19 @ 4:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Chrome Horse Summer Kickoff 2021 // New Trick + Toxic Blonde @ Chrome Horse Saloon
4:30 pm
June 20 is the first day of Summer, but we’re celebrating a day early – June 19 – at the Chrome Horse in Cedar Rapids! This Summer Kickoff event features 3 bands: New Trick, Toxic[...]
Jun 19 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Artisanals: Acoustic Duo @ CSPS Hall
8:00 pm
This is an outdoor show held in the CSPS Hall courtyard with limited seating. Masks will be required inside the building or at all times if not yet vaccinated. Sat Jun 19 @ 8PM Tickets[...]
Juneteenth – Panel Discussion @ African American Museum of Iowa
Jun 20 @ 2:00 pm
Juneteenth - Panel Discussion @ African American Museum of Iowa
2:00 pm
Juneteenth Panel Discussion: “Does the Color of My Skin Really Matter?” Program: Panelists Simon Estes, Whitney Morrison, Sidney Outlaw, Pedro Yanez will discuss challenges and opportunities in arts performance for persons of color; moderated by[...]
Jun 20 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Schmidt Brothers: LIVE at Chrome Horse Saloon @ Chrome Horse Saloon
4:00 pm
The Schmidt Brothers are back at Chrome Horse Saloon, but this time on the outdoor stage! But for this show we will be having a very special guest performing with us! Our father Victor Schmidt[...]
Jun 22 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Food Truck Tuesdays at NewBo City Market! @ NewBo City Market
11:00 am
The Market will host Food Truck Tuesday every Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., beginning May 5, in the Market’s yard and parking lot. A variety of food truck vendors will set up at[...]
State of the District / Robert Chadima Visionary Awards @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
Jun 22 @ 11:30 am
State of the District / Robert Chadima Visionary Awards @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
11:30 am
We will be celebrating all the great things that have happened in the District over the past year.  And, even though it’s been a difficult time, you will be amazed at all the accolades due to[...]
DockDogs & Dueling Dogs | Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
Jun 23 – Jun 27 all-day
DockDogs & Dueling Dogs | Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
12:00 am
*National Sportsmen’s Series* Event Format: Outdoor Online Pre-Registration Closes Tuesday June 22, 2021 11:45 am CDT (pre-registration is limited) DockDogs Schedule: Wednesday June 23, 2021 Try DockDogs 5:00 pm Friday June 25, 2021 Onsite Registration/Practice[...]
Jun 23 @ 8:15 am
1 Million Cups Cedar Rapids @ NewBoCo
8:15 am
1 Million Cups Cedar Rapids (1MC) is a free weekly program to educate, engage and connect local entrepreneurs and community members.   Kauffman Labs for Enterprise Creation created 1 Million Cups (1MC) as a simple[...]
90s Dance Party in Cedar Rapids, IA @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
Jun 23 @ 8:00 pm
90s Dance Party in Cedar Rapids, IA @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
8:00 pm
Get tickets: https://bit.ly/2QMNiZJ Fool House is THE ULTIMATE 90’s DANCE PARTY! Prepare to go back to the golden era of boy bands, pop stars, hip hop, and pop punk. Nonstop sing alongs, party throwbacks and choreographed[...]
Thirsty Jam @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
Jun 24 @ 6:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Thirsty Jam @ The Olympic South Side Theater, Cedar Rapids
6:00 pm
Come enjoy your Thirsty Thursday at The Olympic sponsored by Big Grove Brewery! Grab a drink and listen to some tunes, or join in on the fun! Hosted every week by Evan Stock. Bar opens[...]
Jun 24 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
Join Feed Iowa First and Moss Plant Shop to create your own salad planter. The bowls will consist of multi-variety greens in a stunning 10″ charcoal terracotta bowl that will look beautiful indoors or on[...]
Jun 25 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Open Coffee - New Bohemia @ NewBo City Market
8:00 am
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 everyone. The topics of discussion[...]
Jun 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Friday Class: “Wilder-Ness” Painting @ NewBo City Market
6:00 pm
We’ll be painting “Wilder-Ness” on a 12”x16” canvas. All materials will be provided by the Instructor. Enjoy some art therapy! This is a great event to have fun, try something new and create rad art[...]
Rock the Block 2021 @ NewBo City Market
Jun 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Rock the Block 2021 @ NewBo City Market
6:00 pm
The Market Yard will once again be sectioned into eight-foot squares, spaced six feet apart, for up to six people. When you reserve a season pass, you guarantee that your favorite square will be available[...]
Farmer’s Market @ Chrome Horse Saloon
Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Farmer's Market @ Chrome Horse Saloon
9:00 am
MH Entertainment, along with Chrome Horse Saloon, are so excited to be bringing Farmers Markets back!!   We will be providing vendors another option to sell their products this year! The Newbo area has SO MUCH to[...]