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October 20, 2018

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Sports & Outdoors
Children & Youth
October 20, 2018, 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location: Burlington RecPlex
Experience a competitive tournament with “Friendly GHOSTS” providing Halloween tricks & treats on exquisite, professional grade “grave yards,” in hauntingly beautiful Southeast Iowa. All recreational, competitive, and select teams, 8U through 19U are welcome. All teams are guaranteed three games with participation awards for 8U - 10U. Individual placement trophies... Read More
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Children & Youth
October 20, 2018, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Big Hollow Creek Recreation Area
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
October 20, 2018, 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
Bringing together a group of vendors with a large variety of items on hand. It is a great time of year to come out to the mall pick out some holiday decor and crafts. There will be pumpkins, squash and all kinds of fall decor. Visit our Facebook page for... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
October 20, 2018, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Register for the Decorative Pumpkin Lab, assemble then devour a wiggly, wriggly spider, and enjoy a children’s classic cartoon on the library’s big screen. Please visit docs.google.com/forms to register!
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Entertainment
October 20, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: The Legacy Theater; Carthage IL
The Quartet tours regularly and brings the word of Christ through song, to both believers and non-believers alike. The group has had the privilege of performing with Willie Nelson and many other great artists. Recently, there has been a popularity growth among Elvis tribute artist fans, as well. Please visit... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 20, 2018, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Evans Holly Grove Inn, 616 Columbia St
A seven year tradition is being brought back to life. Check out this spooky haunted house located in the basement of the old Schramm house, with a tunnel entrance through the alley! Visit facebook.com/Holly-Grove-Inn-Bed-And-Breakfast for more details.
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Entertainment
October 20, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
The concert includes Gershwin's American in Paris, Grofe's Grand Canyon Suite, MOXIE by Kirsten Kuster, and Grid, a world premiere by Robert Tindle featuring Jesse Krebs as clarinet soloist. A pre-concert talk by musical director Robert McConnell with Jesse Krebs and Robert Tindle will take place in the Annex 45... Read More
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Entertainment
October 20, 2018, 7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
Whose ready for 4 levels of Terror? You won’t recognize the halls of Burlington Memorial Auditorium as the ghost stories of the past are brought to life. $10 admission. Visit bma-live.com for more details.
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Children & Youth
October 21, 2018, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Burlington RecPlex
Experience a competitive tournament with “Friendly GHOSTS” providing Halloween tricks & treats on exquisite, professional grade “grave yards,” in hauntingly beautiful Southeast Iowa. All recreational, competitive, and select teams, 8U through 19U are welcome. All teams are guaranteed three games with participation awards for 8U - 10U. Individual placement trophies... Read More
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Festival & Fairs
October 21, 2018, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
It is a great time of year to come out to the mall pick out some holiday decor and crafts, all while shopping a great group of vendors. There will be pumpkins, squash and all kinds of fall decor. Visit our Facebook page for more information.
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Children & Youth
October 23, 2018, 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: ADDS 1340 Mount Pleasant St
This year's theme is "Life is your journey. Travel Drug Free." Held Oct. 23rd through Oct. 31st. Visit redribbon.org for more information.
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Sports & Outdoors
October 23, 2018, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Starr's Cave Park and Preserve
Join Des Moines County Conservation’s environmental education team as we explore Starr’s Cave Park and Preserve. Hike the newly constructed section of the Flint River Trail and enjoy the fall colors. Bicyclists are welcome to join for a ride as well. A shuttle will be available for people wanting to... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
October 23, 2018, 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: Starr's Cave Nature Center, 11627 Starr's Cave Rd
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Greater Burlington Partnership
October 24, 2018, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Uptown Ivy
All downtown business and property owners, employees and residents are welcome, as well as Downtown Partners volunteers and board members. The Coffee & Conversation is organized by the DPI Business Development Committee.
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Greater Burlington Partnership
October 25, 2018, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: 115 Legacy Drive
Join in celebrating the grand opening of Connection Bank.
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Downtown
Greater Burlington Partnership
October 25, 2018, 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. Presenting Sponsor:
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Downtown
October 26, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Burlington Public Library
45-minute performance, Tom Milligan will appear "in character" as he shares about conservation with the audience and answer questions as "Ding" Darling. Tom has spent 45 years as an actor, director, scenic designer, and theater artist in the Midwest. His performance shares the story of the Sioux Cityan who became... Read More
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Downtown
Children & Youth
October 26, 2018, 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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Children & Youth
October 26, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
This fun Halloween program is open to all children, but geared toward children with special needs. Come enjoy a fun, safe, calm Halloween event after the library closes on a Friday evening. Visit burlington.lib.ia.us for more information.
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 26, 2018, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Evans Holly Grove Inn, 616 Columbia St
A seven year tradition is being brought back to life. Check out this spooky haunted house located in the basement of the old Schramm house, with a tunnel entrance through the alley! Visit facebook.com/Holly-Grove-Inn-Bed-And-Breakfast for more details.
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 26, 2018, 7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
Whose ready for 4 levels of Terror? You won’t recognize the halls of Burlington Memorial Auditorium as the ghost stories of the past are brought to life. $10 admission. Visit bma-live.com for more details.
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Sports & Outdoors
October 27, 2018, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: 703 W Agency, West Burlington
Come Celebrate Fall: homestead and library-style! This special fall event will be held at Homestead 1839; children and families of all ages can come paint pumpkins, listen to stories and songs, and enjoy a special treat. Please register here burlington.lib.ia.us.
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Entertainment
October 27, 2018, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: PZAZZ! Convention & Event Center
Quad Con is about coming together and enjoying different aspects of pop culture. Video games, sci fi, role playing, comics, toys, board games, vintage magazines, posters and more. Cosplay/Costumes are welcome. Visit quadcitycon.com for more information.
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 27, 2018, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Evans Holly Grove Inn, 616 Columbia St
A seven year tradition is being brought back to life. Check out this spooky haunted house located in the basement of the old Schramm house, with a tunnel entrance through the alley! Visit facebook.com/Holly-Grove-Inn-Bed-And-Breakfast for more details.
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 27, 2018, 7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
Whose ready for 4 levels of Terror? You won’t recognize the halls of Burlington Memorial Auditorium as the ghost stories of the past are brought to life. $10 admission. Visit bma-live.com for more details.
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Entertainment
October 28, 2018, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: First United Methodist Church, 421 Washington St
Bel Canto Chorale is celebrating their 50th Anniversary Season with their fall concert. Enjoy beautiful choral singing by some of the area's finest voices. Visit burlbelcanto.com for more details.
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Greater Burlington Partnership
October 29, 2018, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: West Burlington City Hall
Candidates running for State Representatives, District 87 & 88 will address questions asked by representatives of the Greater Burlington Partnership's Government Relations committee.
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Classes & Workshops
October 30, 2018, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM (CST)
Location: U.S. Cellular, 116 W. Agency Road, West Burlington
U.S. Cellular will host a free Device Workshop in West Burlington, where associates will recommend tips and apps to help you prepare for emergencies and stay informed during dangerous weather conditions. The workshop is open to everyone. Attendees do not need to be a U.S. Cellular customer to attend. "We... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 30, 2018, 7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
Whose ready for 4 levels of Terror? You won’t recognize the halls of Burlington Memorial Auditorium as the ghost stories of the past are brought to life. $10 admission. Visit bma-live.com for more details.
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Children & Youth
October 31, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: City of West Burlington
Take the kids out in their best costume for trick-or-treating!
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Children & Youth
October 31, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
Bring the kids out in their best costume for Trick-or-Treat night!
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 31, 2018, 7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
Whose ready for 4 levels of Terror? You won’t recognize the halls of Burlington Memorial Auditorium as the ghost stories of the past are brought to life. $10 admission. Visit bma-live.com for more details.
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Downtown
Young Professionals
Greater Burlington Partnership
November 1, 2018, 5:05 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Martini's
All events are free for Young Professional members, $15 for non-members. First event is complementary for prospective members. Please RSVP to Rachel Lindeen.
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Festival & Fairs
November 2, 2018, 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
Come out to the mall to get fall decor, holiday items and gifts all while shopping a great group of vendors. Start the shopping season out right. Visit our Facebook page for more information.
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Greater Burlington Partnership
November 2, 2018, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Midwest Realty Group, Inc.; 513 Layne Dr West Burlington
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Entertainment
November 2, 2018, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Big Muddy's
Hosted by Young House Family Services, strange events during the night lead to the discovery of the host....DEAD! Eight suspects are identified and each with their own motive, whether for revenge or greed, but only one was "dressed for murder". Using the clues provided, a team will work together to... Read More
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Entertainment
November 2, 2018, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
This tribute is a show based out of Nashville, Tennessee! Members of Sail On have performed with musicians from The Zombies, Earth Wind and Fire, Cheap Trick and more! Visit burlingtoncapitoltheater.com for more details.
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Festival & Fairs
November 3, 2018, 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
Come out to the mall to finds some great fall season items and holiday gifts while shopping a great group of vendors. Visit the Westland Mall's website for more details.
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Sports & Outdoors
November 3, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Great River Hospice House
The fundraiser offers the option of a 5K run/walk or a one-mile stroll. Presenting sponsor, Two Rivers Financial Group, will provide chip timers for the 5K portion. Visit greatrivermedical.org/hospice for details.
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Downtown
November 3, 2018, 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Burlington Bent River Brewing Company
Celebrate great beer and that once in a year day when there is one more hour to enjoy live music, food and over 30 beer samples. Visit burlingtonbentriver.com for more information.
November 3, 2018, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
This free event to the public allows you to view New Construction Homes and lots available in the area from 12 participants. Find the perfect new home or design a custom residence tailored to your family as you explore the home sites and finished residences. Click here to view map... Read More
November 3, 2018, 6:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Location: PZAZZ! Convention & Event Center
Take part in this Great Gatsby style fundraiser to support the Burlington Fine Arts in the community. Visit burlingtonfineartsleague.com for information.
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Entertainment
November 3, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: The Legacy Theater; Carthage IL
Illinois Rail is a high energy bluegrass/gospel band that hales from central Illinois. Several of the members have over thirty years of bluegrass band experience. The band offers award winning banjo picking, spirited mandolin and dobro, rock solid flat picking and bass and exceptional vocals. For more information visit thelegacytheater.com.
November 4, 2018, 10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: 416 Jefferson St
Elegant brunch, silent auction and cookie/candy walk! Children four and under eat free. Please call for more information.
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Festival & Fairs
November 4, 2018, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
Come out to the mall to finds some great fall season items and holiday gifts while shopping a great group of vendors. Visit the Westland Mall's website for more details.
November 4, 2018, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
This free event to the public allows you to view New Construction Homes and lots available in the area from 12 participants. Find the perfect new home or design a custom residence tailored to your family as you explore the home sites and finished residences. Click here to download a... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
November 6, 2018, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Need a break from the chaos of the holiday season but also need to get holiday cards ready for loved ones? Enjoy a relaxing and creative evening with Mallory of the Bees Knees PR at the Art Center of Burlington where the group will be guided through creating eight holiday... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
November 8, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM (CST)
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
Having taken U.S. audiences by storm, they have changed the perception of chamber music performance. Presenting a diverse repertoire, their debut album, “Disturb the Silence,” reached the top 10 Billboard charts. From Bowie to Radiohead and Akiho to Assad, Sybarite5 promises excitement! For more information about season tickets, call 319-752-0336... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
November 10, 2018, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
Don’t miss the most twisted double feature of the year when New York Times-bestselling author, Greg Sestero, visits the theater in person for The Entire Bloody Friendship. Featuring both volumes of the new noir thriller, Best F(r)iends, co-starring Sestero and the one-and-only Tommy Wiseau. Visit burlingtoncapitoltheater.com for details.
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Downtown
Entertainment
November 10, 2018, 8:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Location: The Washington
An original heart of America born rock band with an eclectic mix of members from England, Argentina and the U.S.. Purchase tickets in advance at Weird Harold's or The Washington. Visit thewashingtonmusic.com for more information.
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Downtown
Greater Burlington Partnership
November 11, 2018, 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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Young Professionals
Greater Burlington Partnership
November 14, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Comfort Suites
Bring a friend and come to the November Lunch and Learn to hear all about the Des Moines County Conservation. Opportunities to get involved, ways to enjoy outdoor recreation and all about the parks and trails! RSVP through the YP Facebook event or by emailing youngprofessionals@greaterburlington.com. All events are free... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
November 15, 2018, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
Imagine the eternal Sahara with its windswept mountains of orange-gold sand, labyrinths that are the medinas of Fez and Marrakech, colorful markets with their fruits, tapestries and mint tea. Two showings 1:30pm and 7:30pm. Visit burlingtoncapitoltheater.com for more information.
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
November 15, 2018, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
The annual All Member Show concludes the calendar year in the gallery. Each artist is an Art Center member and they could submit up to two pieces. This show is just one of the perks of becoming a member of the Art Center! Each year the amount of artwork grows,... Read More
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Entertainment
November 15, 2018, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
Make plans to join David Crowder, Jordan Feliz, Sarah Reeves, Jamison Strain and Brock Gill for this special night of worship! Visit bma-live.com for more information.
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Downtown
Entertainment
November 17, 2018, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Burlington Train Depot
Help celebrate the renovations by enjoying music, food and displays! 1940’s attire is strongly encouraged. Visit burlingtoniowafriendsofthedepot.org for information.
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Entertainment
November 17, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
Churchill takes the audience on a fascinating journey through the great man’s life: schooldays, the army, journalism, and politics. The play is studded with funny stories, iconic oratory, and revelations about his closest relationships. Churchill’s leadership, grit, and humor have never been more in demand than in our own uncertain... Read More
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Entertainment
November 17, 2018, 8:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
Step on to the red carpet with live music, drinks and prizes! The big winner of the “all expenses paid trip” to next year’s Grammy Awards will be announced. Visit bma-live.com for more details.
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Entertainment
November 18, 2018, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
In association with Burlington's Capitol Theater, Iowa Rock 'n Roll Music Association presents free music for all military and veterans. Music provided by Dixon Duo, StumpTown, and Iowa Rock 'n Roll Music Association's All Star Band. Twisted River 61 will have food available for purchase. Visit iowarocknroll.com for more information.
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November 20, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Location: Burlington Capitol Theater
Dr. Brian Metzger, Columbia University NY. Presentation title: "How Gravitational Waves Pointed us to the Origin of Gold."
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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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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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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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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.
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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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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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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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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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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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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... Read More
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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, 6:00 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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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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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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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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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
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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