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November 20, 2018

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Entertainment
November 21, 2018, 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Location: First United Methodist Church
Dr. Joel Brown and Heidi Riepe will perform Mozart's Two Piano Sonata and Romanze from Rachmaninoff's Second Suite for Two Pianos at Burlington's First United Methodist Church. The concert is free and open to the public. For more information visit facebook.com/burlingtonlunchtime.
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Downtown
Shopping
November 22, 2018, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
To make holiday shopping a little easier and a little more fun, your favorite downtown merchants are open late until 8 PM on Thursdays until Christmas. Coming downtown on a Thursday for a dinner out, drinks, a show, or a visit to Santa's Cottage? Then be sure to check out... Read More
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Festival & Fairs
November 22, 2018, 6:00 PM - November 23, 2018, 12:00 AM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
A variety of products from a great group of vendors for your holiday shopping season. Come out to the mall and pick up that special something for everyone on your list this year. Visit the event's Facebook page for more information.
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Festival & Fairs
November 23, 2018, 6:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
A variety of products from a great group of vendors for your holiday shopping season. Come out to the mall and pickup that special something for everyone on your list this year. Visit the event's Facebook page for more information.
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Downtown
Children & Youth
November 23, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
The Friends of the Burlington Public Library are holding a special After Thanksgiving Book Sale packed with deals on books for all ages. Treat yourself or find great gifts. All proceeds support the services and programs offered by the library. Visit burlington.lib.ia.us for details.
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Children & Youth
November 24, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
The Friends of the Burlington Public Library are holding a special After Thanksgiving Book Sale packed with deals on books for all ages. Treat yourself or find great gifts. All proceeds support the services and programs offered by the library. Visit burlington.lib.ia.us for details.
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Festival & Fairs
November 24, 2018, 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
A variety of products from a great group of vendors for your holiday shopping season. Come out to the mall and pickup that special something for everyone on your list this year. Visit the event's Facebook page for more information.
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Downtown
November 24, 2018, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Find a comfortable spot along Jefferson Street and relax while watching one of Burlington's best shows. The parade begins at 8th & Jefferson Streets and proceeds east down to Main Street. It's a very special evening in Downtown that will truly get you into the holiday spirit - especially when... Read More
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Children & Youth
November 28, 2018, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: Burlington High School Library; 421 Terrace Dr
Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation in partnership with Burlington High School would like to invite you to the 2nd annual Regional Transition Resource Fair for students with disabilities. Parents and students can meet area service agencies that specialize in career placement & training, disability advocacy/rights, assistive technologies, independent living, and other resources... Read More
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Downtown
Food & Cooking
November 29, 2018, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: First United Church of Christ, 611 Columbia St
Not enough time to bake Christmas cookies? Hundreds of dozens of cookies will be available for just $10 per bucket. A variety of cookies of all shapes and sizes will be available, but COME EARLY as they sell out FAST!!!!!
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Downtown
Shopping
November 29, 2018, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
To make holiday shopping a little easier and a little more fun, your favorite downtown merchants are open late until 8 PM on Thursdays until Christmas. Coming downtown on a Thursday for a dinner out, drinks, a show, or a visit to Santa's Cottage? Then be sure to check out... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
November 29, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Bring a sweater and the Art Center will have all the bells and frills to make your sweater the tackiest one around. The wine/beer bar will be open! Visit artcenterofburlington.com for info.
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Downtown
Entertainment
November 30, 2018, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Burlington Train Depot
A fun evening filled with music, comedy and splendor of Dueling Pianos. This fundraiser supports local Scouts and career based exploring programs. Visit mississippivalleybsa.org for more information.
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
December 1, 2018, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Experience that nostalgic, warm-fuzzy feeling with family in Downtown Burlington this Christmas. Spend a few hours making small crafts, painting pottery, creating a family photo and listening to Christmas stories! 9 AM - 12 PM or 1 PM- 4 PM. Visit artcenterofburlington.com for more information.
December 1, 2018, 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location: Parkside Brewing Company
Travel around Southeast Iowa via Trailways bus to experience delicious wine and beer. Starts and ends at Parkside. $50 gets transportation, lunch and a great time! Visit skiowans.com for more details.
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Downtown
December 1, 2018, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Port of Burlington Welcome Center
Russ Fry will present a program on what REALLY happened to Black Hawk’s remains. Russ has written 11 books and made 10 documentaries! The program is free and open to all.
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Downtown
December 1, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Prugh~Thielen Funeral Home
The holidays can be a particularly difficult time after the loss of a loved one. Please join us in honoring the lives of those who have passed this year. All are welcome. Visit prughthielencares.com for details.
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Downtown
December 1, 2018, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Evans' Holly Grove Inn Bed and Breakfast, 616 Columbia St
The night will include heavy hors d'oeuvres, cocktails, carolers and a horse drawn carriage ride through North Hill. Get tickets by calling Holly Grove Inn or purchase them at Eclectic Design and Antiques. Visit facebook.com/Holly-Grove-Inn for more information.
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Entertainment
December 1, 2018, 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: The Washington
Eastern Iowa’s own nine-piece Funk/Soul band returns to Burlington for a night of soulful mayhem! Bring some dancing shoes. Visit thewashingtonmusic.com for more information.
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Entertainment
December 1, 2018, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: First United Methodist Church, 421 Washington St
Speakers share the story of Christmas in nine lessons interspersed with songs by the choirs and instrumentalists. Bel Canto Chorale will be accompanied by the Shoquoquon Children's Choir and SE Iowa Brass Quintet. This free annual event is always well attended and leaves the audience in renewed wonderment of the... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
December 1, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: The Beancounter Coffeehouse & Drinkery
Local and well known musician, David Kroll, is teaming up with Burlington Notre Dame student Bethany Shane to put on a fundraising musical performance. The funds raised will go towards the University of Chicago Cancer Faculty which is near and dear to Bethany's family. Visit facebook.com/beancountercoffeehouse/ for details.
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Entertainment
December 1, 2018, 10:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Boogaloo
What's even more fun than karaoke? How about karaoke with a LIVE BAND! Bring the house down and belt out a favorite song! 21 & over only. No cover! Visit facebook.com/boogaloosportsbarandgrill for details.
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Downtown
Entertainment
December 2, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: First United Methodist Church, 421 Washington St
Speakers share the story of Christmas in nine lessons interspersed with songs by the choirs and instrumentalists. Bel Canto Chorale will be accompanied by the Shoquoquon Children's Choir and SE Iowa Brass Quintet. This free annual event is always well attended and leaves the audience in renewed wonderment of the... Read More
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Young Professionals
Shopping
December 6, 2018, 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Midwest Eye Clinic, 3031 Flint Hills Dr
Vendors will be featuring frames from more than 15 designers! Find the perfect pair of frames. Drs. Sliwinski are offering free Anti-Reflective coating on the first full pair of frames and 25% discount on any additional pairs during the trunk show! Door prizes and light refreshments will be served. Visit... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
December 6, 2018, 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: 5175 West Ave
Join in celebrating ten years!
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Downtown
Shopping
December 6, 2018, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
To make holiday shopping a little easier and a little more fun, your favorite downtown merchants are open late until 8 PM on Thursdays until Christmas. Coming downtown on a Thursday for a dinner out, drinks, a show, or a visit to Santa's Cottage? Then be sure to check out... Read More
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Festival & Fairs
December 7, 2018, 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
A large variety of items on hand for your gift giving season from a great group of vendors. Come out to the mall find something special for those on your list. Be sure to stop by and see Santa too! Visit the event's Facebook page for more information.
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Downtown
Entertainment
December 7, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM (CST)
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
Premiered in 1965 on CBS, the television show was adapted for its live theater tour in 2017. The musical production features actors recreating their TV counterparts with a jazz trio performing the original Grammy-winning soundtrack by Vince Guaraldi. A meet and greet with a few of Charlie’s friends requires separate... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
December 8, 2018, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Experience that nostalgic, warm-fuzzy feeling with family in Downtown Burlington this Christmas. Spend a few hours making small crafts, painting pottery, creating a family photo and listening to Christmas stories! 9 AM - 12 PM or 1 PM- 4 PM. Visit artcenterofburlington.com for more information.
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Festival & Fairs
December 8, 2018, 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
A large variety of items on hand for your gift giving season from a great group of vendors. Come out to the mall find something special for those on your list. Be sure to stop by and see Santa too! Visit the event's Facebook page for more information.
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Festival & Fairs
December 9, 2018, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
A large variety of items on hand for your gift giving season from a great group of vendors. Come out to the mall find something special for those on your list. Be sure to stop by and see Santa too! Visit the event's Facebook page for more information.
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Greater Burlington Partnership
December 10, 2018, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Burlington Golf Club
Join us with your co-workers at the Holiday Business Showcase to build your network at Business After Hours and grow your business! Stop in for a few minutes or stay and enjoy refreshments and appetizers. For more information on the Holiday Business Showcase, contact Rachel Lindeen.
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Downtown
December 13, 2018, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: First United Church; 611 Columbia St
An entrée choice of either Ham Balls or Turkey Tetrazzini along with two sides. Complete the meal for just $6 with a dessert and beverage. Call 754-4807 to order a carry-out meal, or enjoy the meal in the Social Hall. Visit firstuccburl.org for more information.
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Downtown
Shopping
December 13, 2018, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
To make holiday shopping a little easier and a little more fun, your favorite downtown merchants are open late until 8 PM on Thursdays until Christmas. Coming downtown on a Thursday for a dinner out, drinks, a show, or a visit to Santa's Cottage? Then be sure to check out... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
December 13, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Bring a beverage and create a festive painting on a 12x16 canvas! Great for gifts or for home décor. Visit artcenterofburlington.com for more details.
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Downtown
December 13, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Dozens of storefronts will come alive during a magical night in Downtown Burlington! This favorite holiday event includes lights, carolers, story readings, crafts, decorations, gingerbread houses, free horse drawn carriage rides, and so much more. Santa Claus will also be on hand at his cottage at Sixth and Jefferson. It's... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
December 13, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Uptown Ivy
Zion's Handbell Choir will be ringing during Living Windows! Enjoy some ringing good music.
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Entertainment
December 13, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: The Legacy Theater; Carthage IL
Michael Londra, the Irish tenor best known as the voice of Riverdance on Broadway, presents an evening of "Christmas from Ireland" told in song, dance and classic stories of his youth. Enjoy traditional, heartwarming, Irish carols like, "Winter, Fire and Snow" and versions of Christmas songs like "Silent Night". For... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
December 14, 2018, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: The Washington
It’s beginning to smell a lot like Christmas!!! Craft a holiday themed room spray and enjoy some great holiday drinks! Trudie from TruWellness will also be providing yummy holiday finger foods to snack on! Pre-registration is required by December 6th. Visit facebook.com/mothermoonyogaiowa/ for sign up information.
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Entertainment
December 14, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: The Legacy Theater; Carthage IL
Michael Londra, the Irish tenor best known as the voice of Riverdance on Broadway, presents an evening of "Christmas from Ireland" told in song, dance and classic stories of his youth. Enjoy traditional, heartwarming, Irish carols like, "Winter, Fire and Snow" and versions of Christmas songs like "Silent Night". For... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
December 15, 2018, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
Fresh eggs, local honey, baked goods, soaps and handcrafted goodness! Summer favorites coming back for the holiday season! Made possible by:
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Entertainment
December 15, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: The Legacy Theater; Carthage IL
Michael Londra, the Irish tenor best known as the voice of Riverdance on Broadway, presents an evening of "Christmas from Ireland" told in song, dance and classic stories of his youth. Enjoy traditional, heartwarming, Irish carols like, "Winter, Fire and Snow" and versions of Christmas songs like "Silent Night". For... Read More
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Entertainment
December 15, 2018, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: The Washington
Lead singer and fiddler, Seth Cocquit, refers to the Rust Belt frame of mind as something shared by people from Pittsburgh to Omaha, and is a state of consciousness many folks may or may not be aware of. Harvest Sons is rock infused roots music, with fiddle, 3 part vocal... Read More
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Downtown
December 16, 2018, 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Heritage Trust is adding to the festive holiday spirit with a Tour of Homes. Four historic homes featured: 525 S Garfield, 1001 N Fifth, 520 Court and 616 Columbia. Tickets can be purchased at the Iowa Store, Weird Harolds, Hyvee on Agency, Kempker's True Value and Preservation Station. Along with... Read More
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Entertainment
December 19, 2018, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location: PZAZZ! Convention & Event Center
Formed in 1989 in Nashville, TN this Grammy winning country music group will not disappoint! Known for their popular hits “One More Day,” “Beautiful Mess” and “How Your Love Make Me Feel.” Visit tickets.thepzazz.com for details.
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Downtown
Shopping
December 20, 2018, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
To make holiday shopping a little easier and a little more fun, your favorite downtown merchants are open late until 8 PM on Thursdays until Christmas. Coming downtown on a Thursday for a dinner out, drinks, a show, or a visit to Santa's Cottage? Then be sure to check out... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
December 22, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
Singer Lisa Rock and her band are keeping a tradition alive and bringing some unforgettable holiday songs to the stage. Based on the music from The Carpenters two holiday albums and Christmas variety shows, it’s a concert that spreads joy and cheer to all! Two showings 2 PM & 8... Read More
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Entertainment
December 31, 2018, 10:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Boogaloo
Celebrate the New Year with DJ Kinny::Kindig:: at the Boogaloo Sports Bar & Grill! 21 & over. No cover! Visit facebook.com/boogaloosportsbarandgrill for details.
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Downtown
Entertainment
January 11, 2019, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM (CST)
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
This production is the only show endorsed by the estates of Buddy Holly, Richie Valens and Jape “The Big Bopper” Richardson. The concert is two hours of unbridled, high voltage entertainment featuring hit songs from the 1950s. “Peggy Sue,” “Chantilly Lace” and “La Bamba” will rock the house. For more... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
January 12, 2019, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Art Center
Five artists will paint an original piece of art in front of a live audience in just three hours. Here's the TWIST: the subject and theme to be painted is revealed just minutes before the painting begins! They will be competing for a $250 cash prize. At the end of... Read More
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Entertainment
January 19, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: The Legacy Theater; Carthage IL
Since the passing of the King more than 36 years ago, there has never been a tribute artist that has so captivated the look, moves, and especially the sound of the King more than Justin Shandor. Named by Graceland as the "World's Ultimate Elvis!" For more information visit thelegacytheater.com.
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Greater Burlington Partnership
January 25, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The Annual Dinner is the largest event of the year! All Chamber of Commerce members are invited to attend, giving your company the opportunity to reach business and community leaders. Sponsoring the annual dinner highlights your business as one of our community's top supporters and gives you exposure to some... Read More
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Downtown
Children & Youth
January 26, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Port of Burlington Welcome Center
Learn about bald eagles during a short program at the Welcome Center, then head to Lock and Dam 18 to help count eagles. Dress warm! All ages, free, no registration required. Visit dmcconservation.com for more information.
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Entertainment
January 26, 2019, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
A tribute to one of the all-time greatest artists ever: Elton John! Visit burlingtoncapitoltheater.com for more details.
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Festival & Fairs
January 27, 2019, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: PZAZZ! Convention and Event Center, 3001 Winegard Drive, Burlington
The Pritchard Broadcasting Bridal and Event Expo, is a popular annual event and area attraction. Customers who are planning a wedding or any event can visit with over 50 vendors, all in one place and in a warm environment. There will be giveaways, door prizes and wine tasting. Plan to... Read More
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Downtown
Shopping
February 9, 2019, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
In the middle of winter, you deserve to indulge a bit! Sample a rich variety of delectable treats at Chocoholic Frolic in downtown Burlington. There are 18 tasting locations: Art Center of Burlington Beancounter Coffeehouse & Drinkery Burlington Vintage & Co. Coleen's Hidden Gems Country Friends Csky Boutique Gypsi Hopefully... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
February 14, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Reserve a table for your sweetheart for a romantic evening of dinner, wine pairings, and dessert featuring live music in an intimate setting in our Gallery! Visit artcenterofburlington.com for more details.
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Children & Youth
Classes & Workshops
February 14, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Starr's Cave Nature Center
Enjoy the nighttime listening for barred owls calling during mating season. The program is outside so dress for the weather. Free program designed for older children and adults.Check out dmcconservation.com for more information.
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Entertainment
February 14, 2019, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM (CST)
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
The Tony-nominated singer brings her gorgeous voice combined with an unpredictable wit and mischief to this special Valentine’s Day concert. The “New York Times” said, “Her high-strung voice, which she peeled away in layers, and her blinding glamour are her greatest strengths. Delivering Broadway and movie songs with a whopping... Read More
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Festival & Fairs
February 23, 2019, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Southeastern Community College - West Burlington Campus
The goal of the festivals is to bring science, technology, engineering and mathematics to life by assembling experienced scientists, engineers, teachers and education experts to provide an afternoon full of hands-on activities. Organized like a street festival or county fair, visitors stroll from activity to activity at their leisure. Past... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
March 2, 2019, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: PZAZZ!, 3001 Winegard Dr
Every year JA supporters head out to their local bowling alley to help provide students with JA’s financial literacy, work-readiness, and entrepreneurship programs. Participants of all ages form their own bowling team and enjoy a fun time with friends, co-workers, and family. Proceeds from the event help support more than... Read More
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Entertainment
March 7, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
SnowBull brings three nights of action packed, adrenaline pumping bull riding performances that draw crowds from all over the region. The multiple award winning, indoor event, is located on the Mississippi river front and offers the public an up close and personal view of this extreme sport that tests the... Read More
March 8, 2019, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: PZAZZ! Entertainment Center
For more details on the annual meeting visit burlingtonunitedway.org
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Entertainment
March 8, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
SnowBull brings three nights of action packed, adrenaline pumping bull riding performances that draw crowds from all over the region. The multiple award winning, indoor event, is located on the Mississippi river front and offers the public an up close and personal view of this extreme sport that tests the... Read More
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Entertainment
March 9, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
SnowBull brings three nights of action packed, adrenaline pumping bull riding performances that draw crowds from all over the region. The multiple award winning, indoor event, is located on the Mississippi river front and offers the public an up close and personal view of this extreme sport that tests the... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
March 14, 2019, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
The beloved Mediterranean Sea is bordered by 23 countries and for more than 2,000 years, it has held a spell over artists, writers, history-lovers and all those seeking "the good lift" of the great "Middle Sea" of the world. Two showings 1:30pm and 7:30pm. Visit burlingtoncapitoltheater.com for more information.
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Entertainment
March 23, 2019, 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Burlington Notre Dame Catholic School
The fun begins with a Pancake Breakfast followed by Pork Loin lunch meal, Live Auction and Silent Auction. Kids activities, a cash raffle and Granny’s cupboard full of wonderful baked goods. There will even be a Tiki Bar!
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
March 23, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Come create art, meet the instructors, and discover everything the Art Center has to offer for the entire family! Visit artcenterofburlington.com for more details.
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Entertainment
March 23, 2019, 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Roederer's Pit Stop, 1100 Chalfant St, Burlington
Start off the new race year right and snag up some great prizes while you’re there. See you at Roederers!
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Sports & Outdoors
April 6, 2019, 5:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Enjoy IRA & MOWA 410 Sprint car action. Sprint cars will be accompanied by Mod Lites, Mini Hauler Trucks and 4 Cylinders that evening. Tickets are available at the gate. Visit 34raceway.com for more details.
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Entertainment
April 7, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: First United Methodist Church, 421 Washington St Burlington
A performance of a light and varied program including singing by some of the area's finest voices. Visit burlbelcanto.com for more information.
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Downtown
Entertainment
April 9, 2019, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM (CST)
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
With fresh arrangements that brought the 2015 audience to their feet, Presidio Brass will move through the day with a clinic, student concert and Burlington Civic Music’s season finale that evening. Having performed with major symphony orchestras, their combination of brass, piano, percussion, guitar and vocals has earned them the... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
April 13, 2019, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: RecPlex, 501 S Broadway, West Burlington
Team Beast hosts the 5K along with an Easter Egg Hunt! Distances vary based on age groups. Awards will be given to the overall male and female winners. For more information visit teambeast.org.
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Downtown
Greater Burlington Partnership
April 13, 2019, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Looking for something fresh and new? Visit your favorite shops in downtown Burlington to check out the new stores, spring fashions, décor and great merchandise. Register to win one of five chances for $100 in Downtown Dollars at 15 participating businesses.
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Sports & Outdoors
April 13, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Family fun, fast dirt track racing! Buy one get one General Admission night. Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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Downtown
April 20, 2019, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Port of Burlington
Help celebrate Earth Day and help Keep Burlington Beautiful. Registration begins at 8 AM. Check in, have a spot assigned to clean, return, and enjoy lunch and prize giveaways! Visit dmcconservation.com for more information.
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Entertainment
April 25, 2019, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
Rick Steves will take the audience from Northern Italy's Milan and the beautiful Lake Como, South to visit Tuscany and on to the Amalfi Coast and The Isle of Capri. Two showings 1:30pm and 7:30pm. Visit burlingtoncapitoltheater.com for more information.
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Downtown
Greater Burlington Partnership
April 26, 2019, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Join Downtown Partners as you try some new tastes and browse the great shops in Downtown Burlington. Get a babysitter and bring your spouse and friends for a fun-filled spring evening. Purchase your advance ticket for $15 per person at the Iowa Store and Weird Harold's. Tickets are $20 the... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
April 27, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Family fun, fast dirt track racing! The premier place to race in Southeast Iowa! Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
May 2, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
May 2, 2019, 6:15 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Comfort Suites Conference Center
Decadent desserts will be showcased on table designs ranging from historic and classic to modern and whimsical. A Des Moines County Historical Society tradition continues. Tickets available at the Heritage Center. Visit dmchs.org for more details.
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Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
May 9, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
Children & Youth
May 11, 2019, 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM (CST)
Location: Big Hollow Recreation Area
The Jamboree is open to the public as a cooperative effort by several wildlife and conservation organizations. A full day of safe, family-oriented outdoor activities including instructor-led shooting sports, retriever demonstrations, fishing, guided boat tours of Big Hollow Lake, prizes, and lunch. Everything is 100% free with all necessary materials... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
May 11, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Treat mom to fun, laughter, paint, & tea! This is for moms and children of all ages! A minimum age of 8 years old is recommended. For more details go to artcenterofburlington.com
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Sports & Outdoors
May 11, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Family fun, fast dirt track racing! The premier place to race in Southeast Iowa! Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
May 16, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
May 23, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Downtown
Sports & Outdoors
May 25, 2019, 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM (CST)
Location: Downtown Burlington
Voted the 5th Best Criterium in the U.S. by a national cycling magazine, the Snake Alley Criterium pits athletes from all over against Snake Alley, named "Unbelievably Crooked" by Ripley's Believe It or Not!. Watch top cyclists as they race around a 15 block course and up Snake Alley. The... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
Children & Youth
May 25, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (CST)
Location: Starr’s Cave Nature Center
Catch critters in Flint Creek! The Naturalists will help identify the critters that are caught! Visit dmcconservation.com for more information.
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Entertainment
May 25, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Figure 8 races force the drivers to traverse a track that purposely intersects itself, increasing the risk of collisions! The night will also include Power Wheels Demo beginning at 5 PM. Visit 34raceway.com for information.
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Sports & Outdoors
Entertainment
May 26, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Hot racing action and camping available! Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
May 30, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
June 1, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Family fun, fast dirt track racing! The premier place to race in Southeast Iowa! Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
June 6, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
June 8, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Family fun, fast dirt track racing! The premier place to race in Southeast Iowa! Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
June 13, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
June 15, 2019, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Big Hollow Recreation Area, 152nd Ave, Sperry
DMCC Environmental Education staff will be on Big Hollow Lake once a month from June thru October. Get out on the water for some paddling fun as we explore the lake. We will see birds, fish, and fall colors. A limited number of boats are available and space is limited.... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
June 15, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
$5 General Admission night. Family fun, fast dirt track racing! The premier place to race in Southeast Iowa! Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
Festival & Fairs
Entertainment
June 16, 2019, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (CST)
Location: Snake Alley, Downtown Burlington
The largest fine arts fair of its kind in the region since 1967. Taking place on historic Snake Alley “The Crookedest Street in the World!” and in the leafy Heritage Hill Neighborhood this event features over 80 art exhibitors. Enjoy live music, family activities and great food, too!
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
June 20, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
Children & Youth
June 23, 2019, 8:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Location: Dankwardt Park
The Annual Burlington Youth Triathlon hosted by Great River Health System and Team BEAST is held to encourage youth to be active and healthy. Helmets are required and chip timing will be used. Distances vary based on age groups: 7-8, 9-11 and 12-14. Visit greatriverhealthsystem.org for more details.
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Sports & Outdoors
Children & Youth
June 23, 2019, 8:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Location: Dankwardt Park
The annual Burlington Youth Triathlon hosted by Great River Medical Center and Team BEAST is held to encourage youth to be active and healthy. Swim, bike and run! Visit greatriverhealthsystem.org for details. Races beginning at 8AM with staggered age groups start times. Refreshments and raffle prizes.
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
June 27, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
June 29, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Family fun, fast dirt track racing! The premier place to race in Southeast Iowa! Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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Sports & Outdoors
July 6, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Family fun, fast dirt track racing! The premier place to race in Southeast Iowa! Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
July 11, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
July 13, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Family fun, fast dirt track racing! The premier place to race in Southeast Iowa! Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
July 18, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Downtown
Greater Burlington Partnership
July 20, 2019, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
A Very Vintage Market is an outdoor event in our beautiful, historic downtown Burlington inspired by the love of vintage and handmade goods. Featuring antique and vintage décor, repurposed, re-imagined, or up-cycled items, handcrafted goods, architectural salvage, primitive and farmhouse accents, as well as local eats! A one day extravaganza,... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
July 20, 2019, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Big Hollow Recreation Area, 152nd Ave, Sperry
DMCC Environmental Education staff will be on Big Hollow Lake once a month from June thru October. Get out on the water for some paddling fun as we explore the lake. We will see birds, fish, and fall colors. A limited number of boats are available and space is limited.... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
July 20, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Family fun, fast dirt track racing! The premier place to race in Southeast Iowa! Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
July 25, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
August 1, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
August 8, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
August 15, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
August 15, 2019, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Big Hollow Recreation Area, 152nd Ave, Sperry
DMCC Environmental Education staff will be on Big Hollow Lake once a month from June thru October. Get out on the water for some paddling fun as we explore the lake. We will see birds, fish, and fall colors. A limited number of boats are available and space is limited.... Read More
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Festival & Fairs
August 16, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Crapo Park Bandshell
The Faith Festival will come alive with a chance to deepen one's faith! All faiths welcome and free to the public. Visit dmcountycatholic.org for more details.
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Festival & Fairs
August 17, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Crapo Park Bandshell
The Faith Festival will come alive with a chance to deepen one's faith! All faiths welcome and free to the public. Visit dmcountycatholic.org for more details.
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
August 22, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
August 24, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Come create art, meet the instructors, and discover everything the Art Center has to offer for the entire family! Visit artcenterofburlington.com for more details.
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
August 29, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
September 5, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
September 12, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
September 19, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
September 21, 2019, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Big Hollow Recreation Area, 152nd Ave, Sperry
DMCC Environmental Education staff will be on Big Hollow Lake once a month from June thru October. Get out on the water for some paddling fun as we explore the lake. We will see birds, fish, and fall colors. A limited number of boats are available and space is limited.... Read More
September 25, 2019, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: PZAZZ! Entertainment Center
Volunteers, supporting businesses and employee groups are invited to attend. Visit burlingtoniaunitedway.org for details.
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
September 26, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Downtown
Greater Burlington Partnership
September 27, 2019, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Join Downtown Partners as you try some new tastes and browse the great shops in Downtown Burlington. Get a babysitter and bring your spouse and friends for a fun-filled evening. Purchase your advanced ticket for $15 per person online or at the Iowa Store and Weird Harold's. Tickets are $20... Read More
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Entertainment
September 27, 2019, 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Watch the 360 Sprints get on the gas and haul in for cash! Live band to follow. Camping is available on site.
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Entertainment
September 28, 2019, 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Watch the 360 Sprints get on the gas and haul in for cash! Camping is available on site. Visit 34raceway.com for more details.
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Sports & Outdoors
October 12, 2019, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Big Hollow Recreation Area, 152nd Ave, Sperry
DMCC Environmental Education staff will be on Big Hollow Lake once a month from June thru October. Get out on the water for some paddling fun as we explore the lake. We will see birds, fish, and fall colors. A limited number of boats are available and space is limited.... Read More
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Children & Youth
October 12, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Dankwardt Park
Bring the whole family for this FREE fun-filled afternoon in the park. Bounce houses, face painting, putt-putt, goodies and hay-rack rides. Visit burlingtoniowa.org for more information.
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Downtown
October 18, 2019, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Open to Art Center members and the community! Live music, raffles for a chance to win original works of art, hors d’oeurves, and some kind of interesting twist to the evening! Tickets are available for purchase in early October. Visit artcenterofburlington.com for more information.
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Downtown
Greater Burlington Partnership
October 24, 2019, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The ultimate ladies night out! Grab your Ghoul Friends and fly over for an evening of music, dancing, food, shopping, costume contest and more! Please call The Greater Burlington Partnership for more information.
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Downtown
Children & Youth
October 25, 2019, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Bring the kiddos to Burlington's annual Downtown Trick or Treat for lots of Halloween fun and treats!
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Downtown
Greater Burlington Partnership
November 10, 2019, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Get a head start on holiday gift buying at the specialty retail shops, sample food and refreshments, and register for the giveaway of $1000 in Downtown Dollars. Register for prizes at all participating merchants, and at 4 PM gather at the Art Center at 301 Jefferson for the drawing of... Read More
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Downtown
November 30, 2019, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Find a comfortable spot along Jefferson Street and relax while watching one of Burlington's best shows. The parade begins at 8th & Jefferson Streets and proceeds east down to Main Street. It's a very special evening in Downtown that will truly get you into the holiday spirit - especially when... Read More
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Downtown
December 12, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Dozens of storefronts will come alive during a magical night in Downtown Burlington! This favorite holiday event includes lights, carolers, story readings, crafts, decorations, gingerbread houses, free horse drawn carriage rides, and so much more. Santa Claus will also be on hand at his cottage at Sixth and Jefferson. It's... Read More
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