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October 20, 2017

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October 20, 2017, 10:00 AM - 5:00 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. Will have pumpkins, squash and all kinds of fall decor. Visit our Facebook page for more... Read More
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Classes & Workshops
October 20, 2017, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Hy-Vee, 3140 Agency St.
Learn about new trends in health and wellness, sample new products and enter to win a free wellness basket! The Dietitian will be available to answer any nutrition questions you may have.
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 20, 2017, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Jefferson Street
The classic cars of Greater Burlington will spend the evening "scooping the loop" in Downtown Burlington.
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October 20, 2017, 8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: The Washington, 206 Washington St.
Don’t miss these guys: 2017 Westword Showcase Best Band and 2016 Colorado Entertainer of the year! Check us out on Facebook for more information.
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Festival & Fairs
October 21, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (CST)
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium, 200 N Front Street
Arts, Crafts and Vendor Show. www.bma-live.com
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October 21, 2017, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Starrr's Cave Nature Center, 11627 Starrs Cave Rd
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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October 21, 2017, 10:00 AM - 5:00 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 to pick out some holiday decor and crafts. Will have pumpkins, squash and all kinds of fall decor. Visit our Facebook page for... Read More
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Classes & Workshops
October 21, 2017, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Join us for a fun DIY custom String Art Class taught by Strung by Shawna, based out of Davenport, IA. This is a fun, new take on a striking old-fashioned art form. In this 2.5 to 3 hour class you will learn how to create a beautiful wall hanging using... Read More
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Entertainment
October 21, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N. 3rd
To kick off Southeast Iowa Symphony’s 67th season, Guest Artist Spencer Meyer will be performing Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 4. This evening of keyboards continues with an arrangement of Bach’s “Little Fugue” for orchestra and culminates with a performance of Saint-Saen’s epic Organ Symphony. For more information on this and... Read More
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Entertainment
October 21, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Beancounter CoffeeHouse & Drinkery, 212 Jefferson Street
A river’s course is never straight and a well-worn path isn’t always the best way. Sean Costanza’s journey in life and music has followed the river’s course and found new paths, which have led him to his current home in the fertile grounds of Southeast Iowa. As a native New... Read More
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Entertainment
October 21, 2017, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington Street
Saturday. The Claudettes. Jazz Punk Fusion. Don’t miss it! Check out our website!
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Food & Cooking
October 22, 2017, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: The Som, 863 Jefferson St.
The Som’s First Annual Chili Cook Off When: Sunday October22nd at 11am (Teams may arrive earlier to set up cook station) Where: The Som Parking Lot What teams should bring: Prepping Table Possibly a pop up canopy(To keep out of the sun) Their own means to cook the chili(Propane burner,... Read More
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October 22, 2017, 12:00 PM - 5:00 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. Will have pumpkins, squash and all kinds of fall decor. Visit our Facebook page for more... Read More
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Children & Youth
October 22, 2017, 5:30 PM - October 23, 2017, 5:00 PM
In true Halloween tradition, join us for the “Premier Soccer Tournament in Southeast Iowa,” located on the beautiful fields of the renowned Burlington Rec-Plex Soccer Complex. You will have to be here to believe it! Experience a competitive tournament with “Friendly GHOSTS” providing you Halloween tricks & treats on exquisite,... Read More
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Entertainment
October 24, 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
October 25, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Burlington Public Library, 210 Court Street
Learn how to prepare for a variety emergencies with Des Moines County's Coordinator of Emergency Management Gina Hardin. Bring your questions and enjoy light refreshments during this safety presentation.
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Classes & Workshops
October 25, 2017, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Location: Hy-Vee, 3140 Agency St.
Fun cooking instruction for kids! Call for more information.
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 25, 2017, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington St.
As seen on NBC, Netflix, Last Comic Standing and more!
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October 26, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
On Thursday October 26th from 5 to 8, Downtown Burlington will be giving itself over to the ghosts and spirits of the town's eerier times. Discover a little ghoulish history of Southeast Iowa! Stroll the local shops of Jefferson Street and experience some ghostly delights! Visit with the undead and... Read More
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Classes & Workshops
October 26, 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
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 26, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM (CST)
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
Featuring an infusion of ballet, gymnastics, martial arts, magic and Shaolin style boxing, this Tianjin acrobatic group was established in 1957. Touring worldwide, the troupe has won prizes in national and international festivals and competitions including the Monte Carlo International Circus Festival and the Festival of Cirque de Demain in... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 26, 2017, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N. 3rd
The Victor Crowley Theatrical Roadshow stops at the Burlington Capitol Theater. Get an early sneak-peek at the 4th film in Adam Green's HATCHET series. In 2007, over 40 people were brutally torn to pieces in Louisiana’s Honey Island Swamp. Over the past decatde, lone survivor Andrew Yong’s claims that local... Read More
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Children & Youth
October 27, 2017, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Sunnybrook at Burlington, 5175 West Ave.
Come join us for trick or treat night at Sunnybrook assisted living and memory care. You can go door to door inside our beautiful home and trick or treat. Not only is this a safe indoor option but it will enrich the lives of those living here at Sunnybrook as... Read More
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Children & Youth
October 27, 2017, 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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Entertainment
October 27, 2017, 10:00 PM - October 28, 2017, 12:00 AM
Location: The Capitol Theater, 211 N. 3rd
We saw you shivering with antici....pation, so we brought it back. THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW returns to the Capitol for two showings: Friday, October 27 at 10 PM & Saturday, October 28 at Midnight. Tickets on sale NOW at redtrucktickets.com and the Capitol Theater Box Office. $15 per person,... Read More
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Entertainment
October 28, 2017, 12:00 AM - October 29, 2017, 2:00 AM
Location: The Capitol Theater, 211 N. 3rd
We saw you shivering with antici....pation, so we brought it back. THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW returns to the Capitol for two showings: Friday, October 27 at 10 PM & Saturday, October 28 at Midnight. Tickets on sale NOW at redtrucktickets.com and the Capitol Theater Box Office. $15 per person,... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
Children & Youth
October 28, 2017, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library, 210 Court Street
Sing-a-long to fall songs at a Pumpkinpalooza Storytime, frost a delicious Jack O'Lantern cookie, and decorate your very own pumpkin to take home! Space is limited and registration is required. A special thanks to the Friends of the Burlington Public Library for making this event possible. **Storytimes @ 10:30 a.m.,... Read More
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Entertainment
October 28, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Beancounter CoffeeHouse & Drinkery, 212 Jefferson
Come hear Skunk-Eyed LIzzy Live in the Lower Lounge at The Beancounter in downtown Burlington, Iowa! Classic bluegrass songs you know and love plus some new favorites, too! Check us out on Facebook!
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Entertainment
October 28, 2017, 8:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington St.
Don’t miss the opportunity to see the Paul Nelson Band live at The Washington! Check out our website for information.
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Entertainment
October 28, 2017, 9:00 PM - October 29, 2017, 1:00 AM
Location: Howard Johnson,
One of the area's favorite bands, Money $hot, will be having their Halloween bash at the Howard Johnson this year! The New Breed and Money Shot/Clown/Funhouse Themed show. Tickets: $10.
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 30, 2017, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington
It’s a DHT Halloween! Dead Horse Trauma and Ektomorf. All ages! Tickets: $7 in advance or come in a costume! $10 at the door. For more information check out our website or find us on Facebook.
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Children & Youth
October 31, 2017, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Mediapolis
Trick-or-Treat night is on Halloween in Mediapolis, Iowa!
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Children & Youth
October 31, 2017, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Burlington
Regulart Trick-or-Treat night is on Halloween in Burlington, Iowa!
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 31, 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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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
November 1, 2017, 10:00 AM - November 13, 2017, 6:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Stop by to see the current works of Craig Fleece & Chris Moulder in the Gallery. Current Art Center of Burlington hours, Monday – Friday, 10 AM – 6 PM, First and third Fridays, 10 AM – 8 PM, Saturday, 10 AM – 4 PM Visit the Art Center's website... Read More
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Children & Youth
November 2, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Starr's Cave Nature Center, 11627 Starrs Cave Rd
On Thursday, November 2nd youngsters are invited to Starr’s Cave Park and Preserve to celebrate the Joy of Autumn! Along with their parents, grandparents, or other guardians, tots will learn about the changing leaves and season. This hour and a half interactive program is geared toward 3-4 year olds. Beginning... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
November 2, 2017, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington St.
Don't miss the On My Six “Retrospect” Tour. Great music LIVE at The Washington. Check out our website for more information.
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Festival & Fairs
November 3, 2017, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
Bringing together a group of vendors with a large variety of items on hand. Come out to the mall to get your fall decor, holiday items and gifts to start your shopping season out right. Visit our Facebook page for more information.
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Downtown
Food & Cooking
Classes & Workshops
November 3, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Des Moines County Heritage Center, 501 N. 4th
At one point Burlington had the second largest Jewish community in Iowa. Come sample some traditional Jewish dishes and learn about the Jewish community of Des Moines County at the annual Taste of Burlington History. Doors open at 5:30 PM. Tickets available at the Heritage Center Museum or by calling... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
November 3, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N. 3rd
Southeastern Community College vocal music students present A Bit of Broadway, a musical theater showcase. They will be performing selections from Phantom of the Opera, Kiss Me Kate, Little Women, Ragtime, West Side Story, Damn Yankees, and more. Free will offering.
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Festival & Fairs
November 4, 2017, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
Bringing together a group of vendors with a large variety of items on hand. Come out to the mall to get your fall decor, holiday items and gifts to start your shopping season out right. Visit our Facebook page for more information.
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Sports & Outdoors
November 4, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Great River Hospice House, 1306 S. Washington Rd., West Burlington
Benefiting Great River Hospice - Presented by Two Rivers Financial Group, celebrating 10 years of the Hospice House and Run. 5K Run/Walk (Chip Timed - medals for top 3 males and females in each of 8 age categories) 5K Run/Walk (Untimed) 1 Mile Stroll (Untimed) Get your family, friends, &... Read More
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Food & Cooking
November 4, 2017, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Bent River Brewing Company, 500 Jefferson St.
A Brew Fest celebrating great beer and that once-in-a-year day when you have one hour more to drink beer. Come enjoy live music, great food, and over 18 beers to sample. Tickets $10 in advance, $15 at the door. All beer tasters will receive a Bent River tasting glass and... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
November 4, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium, 200 Front Street
Emmy® -nominated and best-selling comedian Chonda Pierce or “the country comic” as Billboard Magazine dubbed her, has been making audiences laugh for more than two decades with her winning combination of fierce wit and southern charm. A stand-up comedian, television hostess, author and now actress, Pierce has channeled her life... Read More
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Entertainment
November 4, 2017, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location: Port of Burlington, 400 N. Front St.
Tis the season to kick up our heels and dance with our brooms! Come dressed in your witchy best or whatever costume you choose. $10 presale, $15 at the door. Hosted by The Broom Closet. Tickets available at 1110 Agency, online or call 319-855-4013. Check it out on Facebook!
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Downtown
Entertainment
November 4, 2017, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N. 3rd
The Cold Hard Cash Show is a National Touring original and innovative tribute to the music of Johnny Cash and The Tennessee Three! They have gained a young and old, rockabilly and country, college and pop culture following over the years touring year round playing venues of all shapes and... Read More
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Entertainment
November 4, 2017, 8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington St.
Don’t miss Montrose local, William Elliott Whitmore’s folk/soul/acoustic blend. Tickets available at Weird Harold’s and The Washington.
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Festival & Fairs
November 5, 2017, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
Bringing together a group of vendors with a large variety of items on hand. Come out to the mall to get your fall decor, holiday items and gifts to start your shopping season out right. Visit our Facebook page for more information.
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Downtown
Entertainment
November 5, 2017, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N. 3rd
Southeastern Community College vocal music students present A Bit of Broadway, a musical theater showcase. They will be performing selections from Phantom of the Opera, Kiss Me Kate, Little Women, Ragtime, West Side Story, Damn Yankees, and more. Free will offering.
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Downtown
Entertainment
November 7, 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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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
Classes & Workshops
November 9, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Thurs, Nov 9 from 7-9 PM; Glaze date: Thurs, Nov 16. Learn how to hand-build a sweet angel out of clay! $25 Art Center Members / $30 Non-Members Includes clay, firing, & glaze. Not a member? Save money on classes! Learn more here. Sign up in advance here or stop... Read More
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November 10, 2017, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Starr's Cave Nature Center, 11627 Starrs Cave Rd
The Americana roots rock band Brother Trucker’s first three albums were released on what was widely considered the seminal, Iowa independent record label, Trailer Records. Doors open at 7 PM, show starts at 7:30 PM. Admission: $10 for adults, $2 for students. Refreshments served at intermission. check us out on... Read More
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Entertainment
November 10, 2017, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington St.
Get your tickets online. "A very talented guitarist... and where did that voice come from?" - B.B. King "One of the Top Ten Guitarists in the World" - Music Taster's Choice Anthony Gomes, #1 Billboard Blues Artist, is a triple threat force as a guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter. This, along... Read More
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Shopping
November 11, 2017, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location: Port of Burlington, 400 N. Front St.
The Primitive Porch presents Christmas on the River! We are bringing a fun, vintage, rustic, crafty, junky, and handmade holiday market to the Burlington, Iowa area! Our community is full of people who share our love of rustic, crafty and vintage items. Find high quality vendors here who understand your... Read More
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Entertainment
November 11, 2017, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N. 3rd
This fun, lively, and educational concert is just the right length for families and small children! This year's performance of the classic "Peter and the Wolf" is a perfect introduction to all the instruments of the orchestra. Following the performance, families are encouraged to join the musicians on stage to... Read More
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Entertainment
November 11, 2017, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: PZAZZ! Event Center
A Burlington tradition that consists of an evening with friends, old and new. Bidding, winning, and dining all combine to provide a fun-filled, festive evening that is a benefit to all who enjoy the fine arts in Burlington. We welcome anyone who loves the arts to join us for this... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
November 12, 2017, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Kick off your holiday season with one of Burlington’s favorite events! 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 and family and come downtown for this special day... Read More
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Entertainment
November 14, 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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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
November 15, 2017, 10:00 AM - December 31, 2017, 6:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Stop by to see the annual All Member Show in the Gallery. Current Art Center of Burlington hours, Monday – Friday, 10 AM – 6 PM, First and third Fridays, 10 AM – 8 PM, Saturday, 10 AM – 4 PM Visit the Art Center's website for more information on... Read More
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Entertainment
November 15, 2017, 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Location: First United Methodist Church, 421 Washington
Enjoy the third concert of the second season, hosted by Burlington Lunchtime Chamber Music. Moises Molina & Liang-Yu Wang will perform pieces on the cello and piano. Free and open to the public. Bring your lunch! Find us on Facebook.
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Entertainment
November 16, 2017, 1:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N. 3rd
The Harry and Virginia Murray Foundation World Travelogue Series presents Guatemala: Land of the Maya 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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Greater Burlington Partnership
November 16, 2017, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Join us with your co-workers at Berthel Fisher to build your network at Business After Hours and grow your business! Berthel Fisher is located at 401 Jefferson St. in downtown Burlington. Stop in for a few minutes or stay and enjoy refreshments and appetizers. For more information about Berthel Fisher,... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
November 16, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Downtown merchants extend Thursday hours for the Holidays. On November 16 & 30 and December 7 & 21 your favorite downtown merchants will be open in the evenings to fit your busy schedule and to offer you their personalized service. Afterwards, catch a show or enjoy dinner at one of... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
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Classes & Workshops
November 18, 2017, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Join us for a fun DIY custom String Art Class taught by Strung by Shawna, based out of Davenport, IA. At this open design class you can choose from any of Strung by Shawna's class designs or email us your own epic idea (hello@strungbyshawna.com). Please email prior to registration to... Read More
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Downtown
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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Downtown
Entertainment
November 22, 2017, 7:00 PM - 10:00 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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Festival & Fairs
November 23, 2017, 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
Bringing together a group of vendors with a variety of products for your holiday shopping season. Come out to the mall and pickup that special something for everyone on your list this year. Visit our Facebook page for more information.
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Festival & Fairs
November 24, 2017, 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
Bringing together a group of vendors with a variety of products for your holiday shopping season. Come out to the mall and pickup that special something for everyone on your list this year. Visit our Facebook page for more information.
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Shopping
November 25, 2017, 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location: Greater Burlington Area
Shop the Greater Burlington area for a wide range of unique gifts. Enjoy the personal attention of locally owned shops while supporting the community you live in. These businesses are owned by your neighbors – the people who have personally made investments in our community. Take a shopping “trip” in... Read More
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Festival & Fairs
November 25, 2017, 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
Bringing together a group of vendors with a variety of products for your holiday shopping season. Come out to the mall and pickup that special something for everyone on your list this year. Visit our Facebook page for more information.
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Downtown
November 25, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
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 begins at 8th & Jefferson Streets and proceeds east down to Main Street. It's a very... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
Shopping
November 26, 2017, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Barn on the Ridge, 14133 Irish Ridge Rd.
More than 30 vendors, offering both homemade crafts and direct sales goods. Vendors participating in the event will be posting additional information to this event page. Come get a jump start on your Christmas shopping! Check us out on Facebook!
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Classes & Workshops
November 28, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Burlington Public Library, 210 Court Street
Linda McCann, an Iowa native and author of several books on Iowa history, will share her knowledge of the Iowa Civilian Conservation Corp camps that she has gained in writing a series on this period in history. She has interview sixteen men who were in the CCC, and they can... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
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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Downtown
Greater Burlington Partnership
November 30, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Downtown merchants extend Thursday hours for the Holidays. On November 16 & 30 and December 7 & 21 your favorite downtown merchants will be open in the evenings to fit your busy schedule and to offer you their personalized service. Afterwards, catch a show or enjoy dinner at one of... Read More
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Downtown
Classes & Workshops
December 1, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington, 301 Jefferson
Learn the process of book folding from start to finish. Choose from a heart, paw print, or a single letter. BYOB or stop by our Gallery Lounge (open 5-8pm) before class to grab a glass of wine or beer. Invite your friends, the more the merrier! $15/Member or $20/Non-Member. Bring... Read More
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Entertainment
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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Young Professionals
December 2, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (CST)
Location: Greater Burlington Partnership's Offices
Learn about the Partnership's 2018 Legislative Agenda. RSVP required via the Facebook event or by emailing youngprofessionals@greaterburlington.com. Events are free for YP members, $15 for non-members. The first event is complimentary for prospective members.
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Entertainment
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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Entertainment
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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Classes & Workshops
December 5, 2017, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Starr’s Cave Nature Center, 11627 Starr's Cave Rd.
This is the required certification course to use the Big Hollow Shooting Range. No pre-registration required. Simply show up and upon completion of the ~2 hour course, you may purchase a range membership ($25/individual; $30/family). For more information, call our main office at (319) 753-8260.
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Entertainment
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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Downtown
Greater Burlington Partnership
December 7, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Downtown merchants extend Thursday hours for the Holidays. On November 16 & 30 and December 7 & 21 your favorite downtown merchants will be open in the evenings to fit your busy schedule and to offer you their personalized service. Afterwards, catch a show or enjoy dinner at one of... Read More
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Entertainment
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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Festival & Fairs
December 8, 2017, 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
Bringing together a group of vendors with a large variety of items on hand for your gift giving season. Come out to the mall find something special for those on your list stop by and see Santa to while you are here. Visit our Facebook page for more information.
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Entertainment
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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Festival & Fairs
December 9, 2017, 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
Bringing together a group of vendors with a large variety of items on hand for your gift giving season. Come out to the mall find something special for those on your list stop by and see Santa to while you are here. Visit our Facebook page for more information.
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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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Festival & Fairs
December 10, 2017, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Westland Mall, 550 South Gear Ave, West Burlington
Bringing together a group of vendors with a large variety of items on hand for your gift giving season. Come out to the mall find something special for those on your list stop by and see Santa to while you are here. Visit our Facebook page for more information.
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Entertainment
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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Greater Burlington Partnership
December 11, 2017, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Join us with your co-workers at the Holiday Business Showcase to build your network at Business After Hours and grow your business! Stop in for a few minutes or stay and enjoy refreshments and appetizers. More details about the Holiday Business Showcase will be posted as the date gets closer.... Read More
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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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Downtown
December 14, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Join us to experience a magical night in Downtown Burlington! Dozens of storefronts will come alive during the annual Living Windows celebration! This favorite holiday event, sponsored by TD&T Financial Group, includes lights, carolers, story readings, crafts, decorations, gingerbread houses, free horse drawn carriage rides, and much more. Santa Claus... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
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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Downtown
Entertainment
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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Downtown
Greater Burlington Partnership
December 21, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Downtown merchants extend Thursday hours for the Holidays. On November 16 & 30 and December 7 & 21 your favorite downtown merchants will be open in the evenings to fit your busy schedule and to offer you their personalized service. Afterwards, catch a show or enjoy dinner at one of... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
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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Downtown
Entertainment
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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Entertainment
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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Downtown
Children & Youth
January 27, 2018, 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 warmly! All ages, free, no registration required. Check out our website for more information.
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Entertainment
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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Downtown
Entertainment
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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Children & Youth
Classes & Workshops
February 15, 2018, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Port of Burlington Welcome Center
Enjoy the nighttime listening for barred owls calling during mating season. The program is outside so dress for the weather. Free program designed for older children and adults. Check out our website for more information.
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Festival & Fairs
Entertainment
February 17, 2018, 6:00 PM - February 18, 2018, 12:00 AM
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 on Saturday, February 17, 2018, 6:00 p.m. at the PZAZZ! Convention and Event Center. Dine on authentic New Orleans cuisine, try your hand at amusing activities, find treasures in... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
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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Entertainment
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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Entertainment
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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Entertainment
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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Entertainment
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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Entertainment
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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Entertainment
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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Downtown
Entertainment
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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Downtown
Entertainment
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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Downtown
Entertainment
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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Entertainment
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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Entertainment
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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Downtown
Entertainment
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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Entertainment
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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Downtown
April 21, 2018, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Port of Burlington Welcome Center
Help celebrate Earth Day and help clean up Burlington. Starting point at the Port of Burlington. Check out our website for more information.
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Entertainment
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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Entertainment
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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Entertainment
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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Entertainment
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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Entertainment
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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Entertainment
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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