Greater Burlington Partnership

Events Calendar

                    

October 24, 2014

Young Professionals

October 24, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The Lunch & Learn is scheduled to be held at PZAZZ! Convention & Event Center at 3001 Winegard Drive. The Lunch & Learns feature guest speakers that offer opportunities to learn different topics to help you succeed as a young professional. Prospective members are encouraged to attend an event at... Read More
Entertainment

October 25, 2014, 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM (CST)

Tickets are $20 each. Tickets will be $25 on the day of show. Tickets may be purchased via TicketMaster or at the BMA Box Office temporarily located in the Auditorium, 200 N Front St, Burlington, Iowa, through the north doors. The Box Office is open daily from 10 AM -... Read More
Festival & Fairs

October 26, 2014, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM (CST)

Come and shop from vendors who will offer a variety of items for purchase from home decor to jewelry and flowers to gift items. Raffle tickets will be on sale at the door and/or from any P.E.O. member for two hugh raffle packages which will include Air Choice One tickets,... Read More
Entertainment

October 26, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM (CST)

Trivia Contest for all ages! October 26, 2014 from 2 - 4:30 PM at the West Burlington High School. Get a team of 5-8 together, or come by yourself. Team Registration - $40. $10 per team pre-registration discount if payment is received by October 10th. Individual - $5. Winning table... Read More
Classes & Workshops

October 28, 2014, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM (CST)

This group combines education and support to enhance understanding of and coping with the illness. 

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Greater Burlington Partnership

October 28, 2014, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CST)

Incumbent Tom Broeker (R) and challenger Ann Distelhorst (D) will face off in a one hour debate on October 28 at 6 PM at West Burlington City Hall, 122 Broadway St. They will address questions raised by representatives of the Government Relations Committee. Candidates are competing for one available seat... Read More
Greater Burlington Partnership

October 29, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Partnership Launches Redesigned Website - Come Learn All About It! Chamber of Commerce members are invited to attend this month’s “Be A Marketing Ninja,” with Brenda Wischmeier, Director of Marketing, at the Greater Burlington Partnership who will be presenting the Partnership’s redesigned website. “I’m excited about how our members will... Read More
Downtown

October 30, 2014, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Ghosts and goblins will have a chance to haunt downtown Burlington with treats available at dozens of participating merchants. This opportunity markets to families in Greater Burlington and offers a safe and fun environment for them to trick-or-treat Downtown Burlington. For more information, call 319-752-6365. Organized by the efforts of... Read More
Entertainment

November 1, 2014, 2:00 PM - 7:30 PM (CST)

Burlington Memorial Auditorium is pleased to welcome GFOUR Productions Presents: Menopause, The Musical Don't miss the Ticket Pre-Sale happening Friday, September 19 - Thursday, October 2! Buy your tickets during the Pre-Sale to save $20 per ticket off day of show pricing for selected seats! Tickets are available beginning at... Read More
Classes & Workshops

November 2, 2014, 2:00 PM - November 3, 2014, 3:00 PM

At Thielen Funeral Home, we understand that the holidays are difficult after losing a loved one and we are here, providing support, throughout the year...especially during this particularly difficult time. Our "Handling the Holiday's" Grief Workshop will be held from 2 PM – 3 PM Sunday, November 2, at Thielen... Read More
Classes & Workshops

November 7, 2014, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (CST)

Learn the advantages of working with advanced functions, lookups and data tables, advanced list management, working with pivot tables and pivot charts, exporting and importing, using analytical options, working with macros, conditional formatting and SmartArt. Visit cbiziowa.com.
Downtown

November 7, 2014, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

Starting on the first Friday of each month, both the Burlington Capitol Theater and Burlington Art guild will be introducing their own selected artist of craft and stage! Come out and visit for free with a local artist who will showcase their talent, 5:30 - 7 PM.
Entertainment

November 8, 2014, 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

The Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra is in it's 64th season and welcomes you to attend the Kidsymphony Concerts for Families Peter and the Wolf on November, 8 at 4:30 PM at the Capitol Theater in Downtown Burlington. The Capitol Theater is located at 211 N. 3rd Street. For more information,... Read More
Downtown

November 9, 2014, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Kick off your holiday season with one of Burlington’s favorite events – the holiday open house on Sunday, November 9. 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. Gather your friends... Read More
Classes & Workshops

November 10, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (CST)

Learn the basics of how to trace your ancestors who served in the military. The main focus of class will be to help you get started in your search for information about the veterans in your family tree, from the American Revolution to Vietnam. Bring the name of a veteran... Read More
Classes & Workshops

November 11, 2014, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Join us for the SE IA Care Partner Support Group which meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 10:30 AM.

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Classes & Workshops

November 11, 2014, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (CST)

Still think Facebook is a fad? Advertisers of all shapes and sizes are finding ways to leverage the social media giant’s 1.2 billion users. You know you don’t need to reach everyone on Facebook, but engaging even a teeny-tiny fraction of users who live in your corner of the world... Read More
Young Professionals

November 13, 2014, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

505 Socials are always a relaxed evening filled with plenty of networking and fun. Stop by The Washington at 306 Washington Street at your convenience and stay for as long or as little as you would like. Prospective members are encouraged to attend an event at no cost. Find out... Read More
Classes & Workshops

November 14, 2014, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (CST)

Topics in this seminar include using mail merge, working with forms, working with large documents creating macros, customizing menus and toolbars, using XML features and sharing Word documents. Visit cbiziowa.com.
Greater Burlington Partnership

November 19, 2014, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Mark your calendar for November 19 at 8:30 AM and join business members in sharing what’s new in your business. The Quarterly Coffee is a great way to introduce a new employee or share a success story of a recent award or recognition you have received. You might also want... Read More
Classes & Workshops

November 20, 2014, 8:00 AM - November 21, 2014, 5:00 PM (CST)

Learn to apply a structured approach to the problem solving process. Each step is covered with classroom exercises that emphasize key concepts with handouts and templates to support the process. Participant teams tackle a case study and make a class presentation, thereby enhancing the learning experience. The instructor provides coaching... Read More
Classes & Workshops

November 20, 2014, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (CST)

This IRS workshop is designed to help the business owner better understand and follow the tax law precisely to minimize the amount of taxes they must pay and to avoid additional tax penalties and interest. Learn what tax forms are needed for a sole proprietorship, partnership, or corporation, what business... Read More
Greater Burlington Partnership

November 20, 2014, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

State Farm Insurance - John Korschgen Agency at 663 E. Mount Pleasant St. welcomes you to the November Business After Hours. Chamber of Commerce members are encouraged to attend Business After Hours and take advantage of this benefit of membership. Business After Hours offers Chamber of Commerce members opportunities to... Read More
Downtown

November 21, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Capitol Theater welcomes Scott Helmer on Friday, November 21. Tickets are free and are on a first-come, first-served basis. This event will take place at Heartland Harley-Davidson at 155 S. Roosevelt Avenue in Burlington. The Support Your Cause Tour will Benefit the Burlington Capitol Theater. A native of Elgin,... Read More
Classes & Workshops

November 25, 2014, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM (CST)

This group combines education and support to enhance understanding of and coping with the illness. 

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Downtown

November 28, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Capitol Theater welcomes Jeremiah Johnson on Thursday, November 28 at 7 PM. To purchase tickets contact the Burlington Capitol Theater Tickets at 319-237-1099 or info@BurlingtonCapitolTheater.com. The Burlington Capitol Theater is located at 211 N. Third Street in Downtown Burlington. Twin brothers Brandon and Brent started performing with their parents... Read More
Downtown

November 29, 2014, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

A holiday tradition that gets bigger,brighter and better every year! What a perfect opportunity to gather with family and friends and make some holiday memories. Find a comfortable spot along Jefferson Street and relax while you watch one of Burlington's best shows. The parade starts down Jefferson at 5 PM.... Read More
Young Professionals

December 5, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The Lunch & Learn is scheduled to be held at Comfort Inn & Suites at 1780 Stonegate Center Drive. The Lunch & Learn's feature guest speakers that offer opportunities to learn different topics to help you succeed as a young professional. Prospective members are encouraged to attend an event at... Read More
Entertainment

December 5, 2014, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)

This musical brings alive the spirit of a bygone era by depicting the live radio broadcast of the Mutual Manhattan Variety Cavalcade on Dec. 21, 1942. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Entertainment

December 6, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (CST)

Deck the Halls is a free family event at the Y, located at 2410 Mt. Pleasant Street in Burlington. Please join us for an afternoon of reindeer games, face painting, holiday crafts, milk and cookies, and pictures with Santa! For more information, email brandy@burlingtony.org or go to burlingtony.org.
Classes & Workshops

December 6, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Thielen Funeral Home's annual Holiday Remembrance Service will be held at 2 PM Saturday December 6, 2014 at Thielen Funeral Home at 3940 Division Street. The Holiday Remembrance Service is a special service we provide for all the families we have served throughout the year. We welcome all family members.... Read More
Entertainment

December 6, 2014, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)

This musical brings alive the spirit of a bygone era by depicting the live radio broadcast of the Mutual Manhattan Variety Cavalcade on Dec. 21, 1942. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Entertainment

December 7, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (CST)

This musical brings alive the spirit of a bygone era by depicting the live radio broadcast of the Mutual Manhattan Variety Cavalcade on Dec. 21, 1942. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Greater Burlington Partnership

December 8, 2014, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The Holiday Business Showcase celebrates the Christmas season at the Burlington Golf Club inviting all Chamber of Commerce members to attend this Business After Hours and take advantage of this benefit of membership. At the Holiday Business Showcase several sponsors will be welcoming you. Be sure and go around and... Read More
Greater Burlington Partnership

December 9, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Chamber of Commerce members are invited to attend this month’s “Be A Marketing Ninja” with Travis Brown, Director of Business Development at Rokusek Design from Quincy, IL. 

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Downtown

December 11, 2014, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us to experience a magical night in Downtown Burlington! Dozens of storefronts will come alive during the 15th annual Living Windows celebration! This favorite holiday event, sponsored by The Hawk Eye, Alliant Energy, and TD&T Financial Group, includes lights, carolers, story readings, crafts, decorations, gingerbread houses, free horse drawn... Read More
Entertainment

December 11, 2014, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)

This musical brings alive the spirit of a bygone era by depicting the live radio broadcast of the Mutual Manhattan Variety Cavalcade on Dec. 21, 1942. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Downtown

December 12, 2014, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

The Capitol Theater welcomes Joseph Hall's Elvis Rock 'N' Remember Show. Tickets are $24 for Adults and $18 for Students and Seniors. Order Show Tickets at www.burlingtoncapitoltheater.com. You WILL believe that Elvis is in the building! Joseph Hall's Elvis Rock 'N' Remember Show will take the audience on a musical... Read More
Entertainment

December 12, 2014, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)

This musical brings alive the spirit of a bygone era by depicting the live radio broadcast of the Mutual Manhattan Variety Cavalcade on Dec. 21, 1942. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Entertainment

December 13, 2014, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)

This musical brings alive the spirit of a bygone era by depicting the live radio broadcast of the Mutual Manhattan Variety Cavalcade on Dec. 21, 1942. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Entertainment

December 14, 2014, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (CST)

This musical brings alive the spirit of a bygone era by depicting the live radio broadcast of the Mutual Manhattan Variety Cavalcade on Dec. 21, 1942. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Young Professionals

December 17, 2014, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

505 Socials are always a relaxed evening filled with plenty of networking and fun and this one will get you in the Christmas spirit with the Greater Burlington Young Professionals annual Ugly Sweater 5:05 Social & Rock, Paper Scissors Tournament. Stop by the Elks Lodge at 215 N. 5th Street... Read More
Entertainment

January 16, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)

Comedy night is a fun event held at the Catfish Bend Event Center. The evening will include a social hour, delicious food, raffle baskets, and a hilarious comedian. All benefits of the event go toward LIVESTRONG at the YMCA. This event is ideal for a business event or a night... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

January 24, 2015, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (CST)

Learn about bald eagles during a short program at the Welcome Center, Port of Burlington, 400 N Front St, Burlington, Iowa, then head to Lock and Dam 18 to help count eagles. Be sure to dress warm! Visit dmcconservation.com.
Entertainment

February 20, 2015, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)

This classic courtroom drama by Ayn Rand gives the audience a chance to participate as members of the jury. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Entertainment

February 21, 2015, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)

This classic courtroom drama by Ayn Rand gives the audience a chance to participate as members of the jury. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Entertainment

February 22, 2015, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (CST)

This classic courtroom drama by Ayn Rand gives the audience a chance to participate as members of the jury. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Entertainment

February 26, 2015, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)

This classic courtroom drama by Ayn Rand gives the audience a chance to participate as members of the jury. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Entertainment

February 27, 2015, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)

This classic courtroom drama by Ayn Rand gives the audience a chance to participate as members of the jury. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Entertainment

February 28, 2015, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)

This classic courtroom drama by Ayn Rand gives the audience a chance to participate as members of the jury. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Entertainment

March 1, 2015, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (CST)

This classic courtroom drama by Ayn Rand gives the audience a chance to participate as members of the jury. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Entertainment

March 27, 2015, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)

Great Tastes starts with a 2-hour beverage tasting and silent auction and ends with a live auction, dessert and usually some surprise entertainment! All proceeds benefit scholarships, grants and facilities improvements at Southeastern Community College. Tickets are $50 each, $60 at the door. Reserved tables for 8 people are $500.... Read More
Entertainment

May 1, 2015, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)

A Ray Cooney farce where the lead character is caught in a trap of his own making and which will have you laughing from start to finish. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Entertainment

May 2, 2015, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)

A Ray Cooney farce where the lead character is caught in a trap of his own making and which will have you laughing from start to finish. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Entertainment

May 3, 2015, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (CST)

A Ray Cooney farce where the lead character is caught in a trap of his own making and which will have you laughing from start to finish. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Entertainment

May 7, 2015, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)

A Ray Cooney farce where the lead character is caught in a trap of his own making and which will have you laughing from start to finish. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Entertainment

May 8, 2015, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)

A Ray Cooney farce where the lead character is caught in a trap of his own making and which will have you laughing from start to finish. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Entertainment

May 9, 2015, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)

A Ray Cooney farce where the lead character is caught in a trap of his own making and which will have you laughing from start to finish. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Entertainment

May 10, 2015, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (CST)

A Ray Cooney farce where the lead character is caught in a trap of his own making and which will have you laughing from start to finish. Visit playersworkshop.org. Players Workshop, 1431 Grove Street, Burlington, Iowa, 319-753-6623.
Entertainment

June 7, 2015, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM (CST)

The Burlington Municipal Band presents concerts weekly on Sunday evenings from June through mid August at the Crapo Park Band Shell, 2600 Madison Ave, Burlington, Iowa.. The concerts are free and family-friendly, often including selections that appeal to kids as well as to adults. Benches are provided but audience members... Read More
Entertainment

June 14, 2015, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM (CST)

The Burlington Municipal Band presents concerts weekly on Sunday evenings from June through mid August at the Crapo Park Band Shell, 2600 Madison Ave, Burlington, Iowa.. The concerts are free and family-friendly, often including selections that appeal to kids as well as to adults. Benches are provided but audience members... Read More
Entertainment

June 21, 2015, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM (CST)

The Burlington Municipal Band presents concerts weekly on Sunday evenings from June through mid August at the Crapo Park Band Shell, 2600 Madison Ave, Burlington, Iowa.. The concerts are free and family-friendly, often including selections that appeal to kids as well as to adults. Benches are provided but audience members... Read More
Entertainment

June 28, 2015, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM (CST)

The Burlington Municipal Band presents concerts weekly on Sunday evenings from June through mid August at the Crapo Park Band Shell, 2600 Madison Ave, Burlington, Iowa. The concerts are free and family-friendly, often including selections that appeal to kids as well as to adults. Benches are provided but audience members... Read More
Entertainment

July 5, 2015, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM (CST)

The Burlington Municipal Band presents concerts weekly on Sunday evenings from June through mid August. The concerts are free and family-friendly, often including selections that appeal to kids as well as to adults. Benches are provided but audience members often bring lawn chairs or blankets. Visit muniband.org.
Festival & Fairs

July 12, 2015, 10:00 AM - 2:15 PM (CST)

The Strong Cars for Strong Kids Car Show is an annual fundraiser held at the Burlington Area YMCA located at 2410 Mt. Pleasant Street. The event includes onsite food vendors, music, kid's activities, silent auction, and 50/50 drawings. All proceeds of the Car Show go to our Annual Campaign which... Read More
Entertainment

July 12, 2015, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM (CST)

The Burlington Municipal Band presents concerts weekly on Sunday evenings from June through mid August. The concerts are free and family-friendly, often including selections that appeal to kids as well as to adults. Benches are provided but audience members often bring lawn chairs or blankets. Visit muniband.org.
Entertainment

July 19, 2015, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM (CST)

The Burlington Municipal Band presents concerts weekly on Sunday evenings from June through mid August. The concerts are free and family-friendly, often including selections that appeal to kids as well as to adults. Benches are provided but audience members often bring lawn chairs or blankets. Visit muniband.org.
Entertainment

July 26, 2015, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM (CST)

The Burlington Municipal Band presents concerts weekly on Sunday evenings from June through mid August. The concerts are free and family-friendly, often including selections that appeal to kids as well as to adults. Benches are provided but audience members often bring lawn chairs or blankets. Visit muniband.org.
Entertainment

August 2, 2015, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM (CST)

The Burlington Municipal Band presents concerts weekly on Sunday evenings from June through mid August. The concerts are free and family-friendly, often including selections that appeal to kids as well as to adults. Benches are provided but audience members often bring lawn chairs or blankets. Visit muniband.org.
Entertainment

August 9, 2015, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM (CST)

The Burlington Municipal Band presents concerts weekly on Sunday evenings from June through mid August. The concerts are free and family-friendly, often including selections that appeal to kids as well as to adults. Benches are provided but audience members often bring lawn chairs or blankets. Visit muniband.org.
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