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November 19, 2017

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Entertainment
November 21, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CST)
Location: Olive Wine, 517 Jefferson St.
Open Mic is a great place to meet other musicians, try some new and different songs, and have fun while enjoying a glass of wine. Come on down and enjoy the variety and the talent of open mic. Every Tuesday from 6 to 8 (or later). Check us out on... Read More
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November 22, 2017, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington St.
Eric Pettit is a singer-songwrier collaborating with Ed Mansheim, Micah Oleson, andTim Buhmeyer. They have developed a dark collection of folk music.
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November 24, 2017, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington St.
The Washington presents Leaving Abbey with a special tribute to the music of Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers. $5 in advance at Weird Harold’s or The Washington.
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November 28, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CST)
Location: Olive Wine, 517 Jefferson St.
Open Mic is a great place to meet other musicians, try some new and different songs, and have fun while enjoying a glass of wine. Come on down and enjoy the variety and the talent of open mic. Every Tuesday from 6 to 8 (or later). Check us out on... Read More
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Classes & Workshops
November 30, 2017, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington St.
"Liquid Flow" at The Washington! This is a "beverage friendly" class incorporating fun music, gentle movement, balance, and a happy hour atmosphere. Class is every Thursday, starting September 7th, at 6:30 PM. $5 gets you class + your drink. Beverages do not have to be alcoholic. A couple of notes:... Read More
December 1, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Darrin Crow is a storyteller from Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He uses storytelling to bring history to life. Refreshments provided by Sunnybrook Assisted Living. website
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December 1, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington, 301 Jefferson
Come by our Gallery Lounge for a fun evening of wine/beer, charcuterie boards, and live music by Aaron Stevens. Bring your friends for a night out! Got kiddos? Sign them up in advance for Art Hop next door in our classroom from 6-7:30PM for Grades K-5. They'll enjoy an art... Read More
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December 1, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 Players Workshop season Love, Life and Laughter presents " The Savannah Sipping Society". When four Southern women are trying to escape their same day to day routines they meet and become friends. Gathering for an impromptu happy hour, they decide to continue to meet. They make... Read More
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December 2, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 Players Workshop season Love, Life and Laughter presents " The Savannah Sipping Society". When four Southern women are trying to escape their same day to day routines they meet and become friends. Gathering for an impromptu happy hour, they decide to continue to meet. They make... Read More
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December 2, 2017, 9:00 PM - December 3, 2017, 12:00 AM
Location: The Washington
Achieved first place in the Houston, Texas Regional Blues Challenge in 2004, 2005 and 2006. Don’t miss this original Rock N Blues band! website
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December 3, 2017, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 Players Workshop season Love, Life and Laughter presents " The Savannah Sipping Society". When four Southern women are trying to escape their same day to day routines they meet and become friends. Gathering for an impromptu happy hour, they decide to continue to meet. They make... Read More
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December 4, 2017, 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Each month the library talks about a popular book then watches the film adaptation! The holiday film, "A Christmas Story" by Jean Shepherd first released in 1983 and has become a bona fide Christmas favorite. website
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December 5, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CST)
Location: Olive Wine, 517 Jefferson St.
Open Mic is a great place to meet other musicians, try some new and different songs, and have fun while enjoying a glass of wine. Come on down and enjoy the variety and the talent of open mic. Every Tuesday from 6 to 8 (or later). Check us out on... Read More
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December 7, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 Players Workshop season Love, Life and Laughter presents " The Savannah Sipping Society". When four Southern women are trying to escape their same day to day routines they meet and become friends. Gathering for an impromptu happy hour, they decide to continue to meet. They make... Read More
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December 8, 2017, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Depot, 300 S. Main St.
A Night of Dueling Pianos at the newly renovated Burlington Train Depot! This adult community fundraiser supports local Scouting and career based Exploring programs. A social hour with heavy appetizers will begin at 7:00pm. Starting at 8:00pm, enjoy the music, comedy, and splendor of Dueling Pianos by Fun Pianos. A... Read More
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December 8, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 Players Workshop season Love, Life and Laughter presents " The Savannah Sipping Society". When four Southern women are trying to escape their same day to day routines they meet and become friends. Gathering for an impromptu happy hour, they decide to continue to meet. They make... Read More
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Entertainment
December 9, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 Players Workshop season Love, Life and Laughter presents " The Savannah Sipping Society". When four Southern women are trying to escape their same day to day routines they meet and become friends. Gathering for an impromptu happy hour, they decide to continue to meet. They make... Read More
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December 9, 2017, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington St.
Stars In Toledo (Nick Knedler, Joe Russell, Darryl Bond, Johnny Gram and Carlos Capdevila) are headlining their first show at The Washington, come to check this high energy band playing music from their upcoming debut album. The New Breed will kick the show off at 8:00 PM. $5 in advance,... Read More
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December 10, 2017, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 Players Workshop season Love, Life and Laughter presents " The Savannah Sipping Society". When four Southern women are trying to escape their same day to day routines they meet and become friends. Gathering for an impromptu happy hour, they decide to continue to meet. They make... Read More
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December 11, 2017, 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Each month the library talks about a popular book then watches the film adaptation! The holiday film, "A Christmas Story" by Jean Shepherd first released in 1983 and has become a bona fide Christmas favorite. website
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Downtown
Entertainment
December 12, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CST)
Location: Olive Wine, 517 Jefferson St.
Open Mic is a great place to meet other musicians, try some new and different songs, and have fun while enjoying a glass of wine. Come on down and enjoy the variety and the talent of open mic. Every Tuesday from 6 to 8 (or later). Check us out on... Read More
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December 14, 2017, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: The Washington
Unbelievable is just one word to describe the intoxicating antics of this outrageous comedian. Fast-paced, blue-collar comedy. website
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December 15, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington, 301 Jefferson
Come by our Gallery Lounge for a fun evening of wine/beer, charcuterie boards, and live music by Raelen Gipple. Bring your friends for a night out! Got kiddos? Sign them up in advance for Art Hop next door in our classroom from 6-7:30PM for Grades K-5. They'll enjoy an art... Read More
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December 15, 2017, 8:00 PM - December 16, 2017, 12:00 AM
Location: The Washington
Mike Zito has been honored with multiple Blues Music Awards over the past 10 years. His love of life and pursuit of happiness is felt in every note he sings and plays. website
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December 16, 2017, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: The Capitol Theater
A country music fan (and aspiring performer) since the age of seven, Burlington‐born singer and songwriter David Kroll has been a local favorite for years. His diligence and numerous trips back and forth between Burlington and Nashville opened many doors for him in Music City and soon he had the... Read More
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December 17, 2017, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: The Capitol Theater
A country music fan (and aspiring performer) since the age of seven, Burlington‐born singer and songwriter David Kroll has been a local favorite for years. His diligence and numerous trips back and forth between Burlington and Nashville opened many doors for him in Music City and soon he had the... Read More
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December 19, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CST)
Location: Olive Wine, 517 Jefferson St.
Open Mic is a great place to meet other musicians, try some new and different songs, and have fun while enjoying a glass of wine. Come on down and enjoy the variety and the talent of open mic. Every Tuesday from 6 to 8 (or later). Check us out on... Read More
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December 20, 2017, 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Location: First United Methodist Church, 421 Washington
Enjoy the second annual Holiday Concert hosted by Burlington Lunchtime Chamber Music. Free and open to the public. Bring your lunch! Find us on Facebook.
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December 26, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CST)
Location: Olive Wine, 517 Jefferson St.
Open Mic is a great place to meet other musicians, try some new and different songs, and have fun while enjoying a glass of wine. Come on down and enjoy the variety and the talent of open mic. Every Tuesday from 6 to 8 (or later). Check us out on... Read More
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January 5, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM (CST)
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
This ballet company brought nearly 1,300 people to its feet at Burlington Memorial Auditorium in January 2016 with its performance of Cinderella, and there is little doubt their presentation of the renowned and complex ballet Swan Lake will do the same. Dance must tell its story without words. The dancers'... Read More
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January 12, 2018, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Starr's Cave Nature Center, 11627 Starrs Cave Rd
Based out of East Tennessee, Circus No.9 is a new progressive acoustic group that embraces the influence of Bluegrass, Jazz, Rock, and more. The group has appeared on stage alongside artists including David Grisman, Bryan Sutton, Larry Keel, and more. With awarded musicians Matthew Davis (2016 National Banjo Champion, 2017... Read More
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February 2, 2018, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Starr's Cave Nature Center, 11627 Starrs Cave Rd
Switchback is the award-wining duo of Brian FitzGerald and Martin McCormack. Switchback draws on traditional Celtic music and original Americana songs that reflect their Irish heritage and Midwestern roots. Playing an exciting mix of mandolin, guitar, and bass, their harmonies have won them comparisons to famous duos such as the... Read More
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February 14, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM (CST)
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
An extravaganza of sights and sounds, Dublin Irish Dance promises a showcase of story, dance, song and play. Choreographer Anthony Fallon began studying Irish dance when he was 3, and he began competing three years later. Sought after to tour with Riverdance, he became their principal dancer for 12 years,... Read More
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Entertainment
February 17, 2018, 6:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: PZAZZ! Convention and Event Center, 3001 Winegard Dr
Burlington Elks Lodge 84 invites you to The Area’s Merriest Charity Event. Enjoy a fun-filled evening of friendship, frolic and charity. Dine on authentic New Orleans cuisine, try your hand at amusing activities, find treasures in the silent auction and Elks Care Raffle all the while supporting area charities, non-profits... Read More
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February 18, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N 3rd
Featuring the winner of our 2017 – 2018 Young Artist Competition, Salieri’s 26 Variations on “La Folia di Spagna” will transport us to the warm shores of Spain. Visiting artist Keoni Bolding will then perform two pieces, the first movement of Sibelius’ Violin Concerto, followed by the third movement of... Read More
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February 23, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 Players Workshop season Love, Life and Laughter presents " Come Back, Little Sheba" directed by Sally Price. This is a story of marital frustrations. A young college student becomes a border and the couple finds that their marital anger is being reawakened. Evening performances are at... Read More
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February 24, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 Players Workshop season Love, Life and Laughter presents " Come Back, Little Sheba" directed by Sally Price. This is a story of marital frustrations. A young college student becomes a border and the couple finds that their marital anger is being reawakened. Evening performances are at... Read More
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February 25, 2018, 2:00 PM - March 4, 2018, 4:00 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 Players Workshop season Love, Life and Laughter presents " Come Back, Little Sheba" directed by Sally Price. This is a story of marital frustrations. A young college student becomes a border and the couple finds that their marital anger is being reawakened. Evening performances are at... Read More
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March 1, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 Players Workshop season Love, Life and Laughter presents " Come Back, Little Sheba" directed by Sally Price. This is a story of marital frustrations. A young college student becomes a border and the couple finds that their marital anger is being reawakened. Evening performances are at... Read More
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March 2, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 Players Workshop season Love, Life and Laughter presents " Come Back, Little Sheba" directed by Sally Price. This is a story of marital frustrations. A young college student becomes a border and the couple finds that their marital anger is being reawakened. Evening performances are at... Read More
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Entertainment
March 3, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 Players Workshop season Love, Life and Laughter presents " Come Back, Little Sheba" directed by Sally Price. This is a story of marital frustrations. A young college student becomes a border and the couple finds that their marital anger is being reawakened. Evening performances are at... Read More
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Entertainment
March 4, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 Players Workshop season Love, Life and Laughter presents " Come Back, Little Sheba" directed by Sally Price. This is a story of marital frustrations. A young college student becomes a border and the couple finds that their marital anger is being reawakened. Evening performances are at... Read More
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March 9, 2018, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Starr's Cave Nature Center, 11627 Starrs Cave Rd
The Chicago based folk duo of Jacquie Manning and Rich Prezioso say it has taken them years of careful indecision to develop a repertoire they describe as “Celtic to Cowboy”. Superb musicianship and showmanship, award-winning songwriting, and a strong sense of tradition has made them, as Dirty Linen Magazine once... Read More
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March 22, 2018, 1:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N. 3rd
The Harry and Virginia Murray Foundation World Travelogue Series presents" The Promised Land at 1:30 PM and 7:30 PM. Jerry Parks will provide pre-show entertainment. Free admission.For more information see our website or check us out on Facebook.
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March 23, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM (CST)
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
This quintet of flute, clarinet, oboe, bassoon and French horn plays exclusively from memory, whether it is arrangements of classic masterworks or contemporary scores. Based in Houston, the group’s members are young and adventurous, and their program illustrates this as they move from Mendelssohn's Scherzo into renditions of Gershwin's Summertime... Read More
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March 24, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N. 3rd
Our spring concert features music from one of the most romantic countries on earth, France. We're thrilled to once again partner with the Southeast Iowa Symphony Chorus and IWU Choral Director Blair Buffington. The concert will begin with powerful selections from Saint Saën's Requiem, followed by the lush impressionistic sounds... Read More
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April 13, 2018, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Starr's Cave Nature Center, 11627 Starrs Cave Rd
Initially part of the indie folk book, their sound has grown and broadened with each new recording. The Crane Wives weave together an eclectic sound making categorization difficult: rock, pop, folk? Just call it really good music! Doors open at 7 PM, show starts at 7:30 PM. Admission: $10 for... Read More
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April 19, 2018, 1:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N. 3rd
The Harry and Virginia Murray Foundation World Travelogue Series presents Scandinavia: Copenhagen, Stockholm & Norway at 1:30 PM and 7:30 PM. Free admission. Jerry Parks will provide pre-show entertainment. For more information see our website or check us out on Facebook.
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April 20, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM (CST)
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
Bringing pristine sound, a sophisticated light show and an integrated 20-foot video display, the Derik Nelson Family paints an expansive wall of sound using the latest in audiovisual technology to take audiences on an aural and visual journey through time and space, and an impressive array of landscapes, weather and... Read More
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April 20, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 season of Players Workshop Love, Life and Laughter presents " What Is Susan’s Secret?” directed by Mary Fox. This comedy is about an old country inn being run by an elderly couple who has trouble keeping the place up. They have to come up with a... Read More
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April 21, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 season of Players Workshop Love, Life and Laughter presents " What Is Susan’s Secret?” directed by Mary Fox. This comedy is about an old country inn being run by an elderly couple who has trouble keeping the place up. They have to come up with a... Read More
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April 22, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 season of Players Workshop Love, Life and Laughter presents " What Is Susan’s Secret?” directed by Mary Fox. This comedy is about an old country inn being run by an elderly couple who has trouble keeping the place up. They have to come up with a... Read More
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April 26, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 season of Players Workshop Love, Life and Laughter presents " What Is Susan’s Secret?” directed by Mary Fox. This comedy is about an old country inn being run by an elderly couple who has trouble keeping the place up. They have to come up with a... Read More
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April 27, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 season of Players Workshop Love, Life and Laughter presents " What Is Susan’s Secret?” directed by Mary Fox. This comedy is about an old country inn being run by an elderly couple who has trouble keeping the place up. They have to come up with a... Read More
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April 28, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 season of Players Workshop Love, Life and Laughter presents " What Is Susan’s Secret?” directed by Mary Fox. This comedy is about an old country inn being run by an elderly couple who has trouble keeping the place up. They have to come up with a... Read More
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April 29, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: 1431 Grove Street
The 2017 - 2018 season of Players Workshop Love, Life and Laughter presents " What Is Susan’s Secret?” directed by Mary Fox. This comedy is about an old country inn being run by an elderly couple who has trouble keeping the place up. They have to come up with a... Read More
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