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Jun 1 – Dec 17 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[...]
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,[...]
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Therapy Thursday at NewBo City Market @ NewBo City Market
6:00 pm
Join us for socially-distant yoga inside the Market! Reserve your spot today! Need a pick-me-up before the weekend begins? Join us for Therapy Thursday , every week at NewBo City Market starting at 6 p.m.![...]
Formed in Fire: The Joyce Anderson Glass Collection @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
Oct 23 2020 – Apr 11 2021 all-day
Formed in Fire: The Joyce Anderson Glass Collection @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
12:00 am
Joyce Anderson has been collecting fine Czech pieces for a lifetime, and the NCSML is the fortunate recipient of many stunning examples of glass and porcelain. The exhibit will feature exquisite Moser vases, enameled oak[...]
Oct 23 @ 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[...]
Toward A Universal Suffrage Exhibition @ African American Museum of Iowa
Oct 23 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Toward A Universal Suffrage Exhibition @ African American Museum of Iowa
12:00 pm
“Toward A Universal Suffrage: African American Women in Iowa and the Vote for All” is an exhibition that highlights and honors the contributions of African Americans to the women’s suffrage movement. This year is the[...]
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jacob Stack Solo Acoustic @ BoMacs
6:00 pm
Jacob Stack of The Unincorporated will be performing a special solo show of original material and covers in an acoustic setting. Visit www.theunincorporated.net for links to social media, videos, tour dates and more!
Oct 23 @ 8:00 pm
Four Day Creep (Acoustic Trio) @ Chrome Horse Saloon
8:00 pm
Four Day Creep acoustic trio will be at Chrome Horse inside and social distanced!. The Chrome Horse has gone through a lot of measures to keep everyone spaced out and safe. This will be a[...]
Out the Box - "(R - Montana)" @ Online
8:00 pm
A new reading series of fresh contemporary plays, presented live and to a limited audience. Produced by Mirrorbox Theatre. Friday, October 23rd, join us for “(R – Montana)” by Kitt Lavoie. About the play… After[...]
Oct 23 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Rocky Horror Picture Show at the Market! @ NewBo City Market
8:30 pm
Every year, Rocky Horror comes to life at NewBo City Market! This year, we’re spreading out the crowd to three nights so that we can safely sing, dance, scream, and throw an occasional object at[...]
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Guest Vendors at NewBo City Market @ NewBo City Market
10:00 am
Every Saturday and Sunday the NewBo City Market invites guest vendors into the Market. These small local businesses add even more flavor to the Market!
Blackberry Cheeseshake Can Release @ Lion Bridge Brewing Co
Oct 24 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Blackberry Cheeseshake Can Release @ Lion Bridge Brewing Co
11:00 am
Blackberry Cheeseshake (Fruited Sour 5.5%) – A kettle-soured golden ale with copious amounts of Blackberry added and a healthy dose of cheesecakey goodness. We did a series of 5 different fruited sours. This one was[...]
Peachy Keen Can Release- Taproom @ Lion Bridge Brewing Co
Oct 24 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
Peachy Keen Can Release- Taproom @ Lion Bridge Brewing Co
11:00 am
Peachy Keen (Pastry Sour, 7%). Kettle sour with peach ring gummies. Everything’s peachy, peachy keen.
Oct 24 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Trinity Oracle Card Readings with Wild Indigo Coyote @ illuminationa
11:00 am
From 11-3 pm, Wild Indigo Coyote will be offering 30 minute Trinity readings at Illuminations! The Oracle Trinity Card Readings entails three gifted readers (Deb, Jennifer, and Laurie) each using a different deck of oracle[...]
Spooky Saturday @ Czech VIllage
Oct 24 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Spooky Saturday @ Czech VIllage
12:00 pm
Spooky Saturday is a village tradition! The village merchants welcome you to the avenue for safe, daytime family friendly Trick or Treating, Noon-2pm, Saturday, Oct 24, 2020. Merchants will be outside their shops, handing out[...]
Toward A Universal Suffrage Exhibition @ African American Museum of Iowa
Oct 24 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Toward A Universal Suffrage Exhibition @ African American Museum of Iowa
12:00 pm
“Toward A Universal Suffrage: African American Women in Iowa and the Vote for All” is an exhibition that highlights and honors the contributions of African Americans to the women’s suffrage movement. This year is the[...]
Ghost Luminaries @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
Oct 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Ghost Luminaries @ iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio
2:00 pm
Ghost Luminaries Create a ghostly luminary to decorate your stoop or table for Halloween from clay October 24, 2020 Time: 2:00 pm—3:30 pm Cost: Clay workshops are $18 per person Register
Trophy Dad’s @ Chrome Horse Saloon
Oct 24 @ 8:00 pm
Trophy Dad's @ Chrome Horse Saloon
8:00 pm
Ah Yeah! Back at the Chrome Horse for a Halloween warm up.
Oct 24 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Rocky Horror Picture Show at the Market! @ NewBo City Market
8:30 pm
Every year, Rocky Horror comes to life at NewBo City Market! This year, we’re spreading out the crowd to three nights so that we can safely sing, dance, scream, and throw an occasional object at[...]
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Black-Owned Business Markets at NewBo City Market! @ NewBo City Market
10:00 am
NewBo City Market is proud to be working with the Multicultural Small Business Institute to plan our first ever Black-Owned Business guest vendor markets at the NewBo City Market on October 25 & November 14.[...]
NCSML Tabletop: The Mysterious Caravan Begins @ Online
1:00 pm
Did you know that NCSML has been working on a custom campaign for the world’s most popular role-playing game? If you or someone you know would be interested in participating in a play-test for an[...]
Oct 25 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Rocky Horror Picture Show at the Market! @ NewBo City Market
8:30 pm
Every year, Rocky Horror comes to life at NewBo City Market! This year, we’re spreading out the crowd to three nights so that we can safely sing, dance, scream, and throw an occasional object at[...]
Oct 27 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Witches Cauldron Gathering Samhain @ illuminations
6:30 pm
Please join us as we gather around the Witches Cauldron for an evening of community and conversation! This time is being set aside to allow Witches, and witch friendly community members to come together and[...]
Oct 28 @ 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[...]
Oct 28 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Virtual 1 Million Cups Startup Horror Stories @ Online
8:30 am
Make your own coffee and join us for a virtual workshop at 8:30 am!  It’s not always sunshine and rainbows with a startup. Join us for some spooky stories from some of our local startup[...]
Caribbean Kitchen Wednesdays @ African American Museum of Iowa
Oct 28 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Caribbean Kitchen Wednesdays @ African American Museum of Iowa
11:00 am
Stop by the AAMI parking lot Wednesdays through the end of October to enjoy a delicious lunch from Caribbean Kitchen! Everyone who orders will receive a coupon for $1 off admission during your next visit[...]
NCSML Museum Store of the Year Celebration @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
Oct 28 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
NCSML Museum Store of the Year Celebration @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
5:00 pm
The NCSML Museum Store was recently named the 2020 Store of the Year by the Museum Store Association. Join us as we celebrate with virtual events, raffle prizes, exclusive Celebration Packages, and a social distance[...]
Monthly CSPS Hall Volunteer Orientation
6:00 pm
VOLUNTEER We hold a monthly volunteer meet-up and orientation; typically on the last Wednesday of each month at 6pm. Please check our event calendar for details! How to volunteer at CSPS Hall: There are a[...]
Tipsy Tour @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Tipsy Tour @ National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library
6:00 pm
Calling all murder mystery lovers! Countess Elizabeth Bathory is known as the most prolific female serial killer in history. Join us in reopening her case file and examining the evidence. The Bathory Trial tour will[...]
Toward A Universal Suffrage Exhibition @ African American Museum of Iowa
Oct 30 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Toward A Universal Suffrage Exhibition @ African American Museum of Iowa
12:00 pm
“Toward A Universal Suffrage: African American Women in Iowa and the Vote for All” is an exhibition that highlights and honors the contributions of African Americans to the women’s suffrage movement. This year is the[...]