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October 1, 2016

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Downtown
October 1, 2016, 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM (EST)
Location: Burlington Mississippi Riverfront
Stop down at the Port of Burlington to welcome the vessel’s passengers and see this majestic boat docked on our riverfront. The American Queen does not offer tours of the boat, but it is a sight to see!
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Festival & Fairs
October 1, 2016, 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Port of Burlington
The Burlington Noon Lions Club hosts an annual Oktoberfest to raise money for eyeglasses and hearing aid assistance, sight testing, and diabetes assistance to children and youth, along with many other humanitarian causes locally and internationally. The event features live German music, homemade German food, a fine selection of German... Read More
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Entertainment
October 1, 2016, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
An “Elvis” like guy named Chad gets out of prison. The warden dislikes Chad but Chad drives off on his motorcycle. Coming into a nearby town, Chad is in need of a mechanic and is introduced to a mechanic named Natalie. They fall in love and the fun begins. This... Read More
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October 1, 2016, 8:30 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington Street, Burlington
Faces Turned Ashen is a punk rock and roll band out of Cedar Rapids. Positive music with a message and having fun.
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Entertainment
October 1, 2016, 10:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: PZAZZ, 3001 Winegard Dr., Burlington
Free Show at The Boogaloo Cafe- Madd Hoss Jackson a local favorite on the country rock scene, Madd Hoss Jackson is four hard-working, hard-playing guys who pride themselves on being family oriented, first and foremost. They've shared the stage with Eric Church, Montgomery Gentry, the Charlie Daniels Band, Jake Owen,... Read More
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Entertainment
October 4, 2016, 7:30 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington Street, Burlington
For over 50 years, John Mayall has served as a pioneer of blues music, rightly earning him the title, "The Godfather of British Blues". In 2013, John signed with producer Eric Corne's label, Forty Below Records, and has since been experiencing a true artistic and career renaissance. This revival continues... Read More
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Entertainment
October 5, 2016, 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Burlington Capitol Theater, 211 N 3rd St, Burlington, Iowa
HELL SPA. Benson’s Health Spa has a new promotion: look beautiful and stay fit, or never pay a dime. Sounds too good to be true, doesn’t it? College newspaper reporters Cathy, Doyle, and Ken decide to take matters into their own hands when too many signs point to something otherworldly... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
October 6, 2016, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: 610 N. 4th St. Ste. 200 Burlington
Are you an entrepreneur, small business owner, business manager or just interested in local small businesses and how things are going? The Entrepreneurship committee would like to invite you to their first “Something’s brewing” coffee. This informal roundtable will give you the opportunity to hear from past winners of the... Read More
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Classes & Workshops
October 6, 2016, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Burlington Golf Club, 2124 Sunnyside Ave, Burlington
Second in a series, offered by Two Rivers Bank & Trust in partnership with the American Bankers Association, this is a no-cost presentation. Everyone is welcome! You are encourage to attend and share Two River's desire to make safe banking a priority. For reservations contact Crystal DeLap, Two Rivers Bank... Read More
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Entertainment
October 6, 2016, 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Burlington Capitol Theater, 211 N 3rd St, Burlington, Iowa
Full of disorienting visual effects, Carl Theodor Dreyer's Vampyr is as theoretically unsettling as it is conceptually disturbing and holds a perfect 100% Fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes. Get your tickets at redtrucktickets.com or the Capitol Theater box office Tues-Sat from 2-5 PM.
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Greater Burlington Partnership
October 7, 2016, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: PZAZZ! Entertainment Complex
Join us and show your appreciation to area manufacturers with Ray Cole, a Hall of Fame Broadcaster, whose executive career spans five decades. As president and chief operating officer of Citadel Communications Company, Ray has held leadership roles on the boards of the ABC-TV Affiliates Association, National Association of Broadcasters,... Read More
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Entertainment
October 7, 2016, 7:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: Burlington Capitol Theater, 211 N 3rd St, Burlington, Iowa
Capitol Cult Classics presents a special Michael Myers double feature. The one...the only...the classic...John Carpenter's HALLOWEEN followed by the terrifying sequel HALLOWEEN II. Two movies for only $5! Get yours before they're sold out at redtrucktickets.com or the Capitol Theater box office Tues-Sat from 2-5 PM
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Downtown
Festival & Fairs
October 8, 2016, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Port of Burlington, 400 N. Front St., Burlington, IA 52601
The Alzheimer’s Association invites Southeast Iowa residents to unite in a movement to reclaim the future for millions by participating in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s®. Walk to End Alzheimer’s is more than a walk. It is an experience for over 500 participants who will learn about Alzheimer's... Read More
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Children & Youth
October 8, 2016, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Camp L-Kee-Ta, 7501 200th Avenue, Danville
Girl Scouts is hosting an Outdoor Adventure Day on Saturday, October 8, from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.! All girls in grades 2-5 are invited to explore Camp L-Kee-Ta, Danville, Iowa, and take part in fun outdoor activities. Girls will take on a scavenger hunt challenge with their friends, learn new outdoor... Read More
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Entertainment
October 8, 2016, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Des Moines County Historical Society, 501 N 4th Street
DMCHS presents a musical tribute to Bart Howard, native son of Burlington. The event begins at 5 pm with a social hour and the performers will take the stage at 5:45 pm. The cost for Historical Society Members is $30 per person, and non-members is $40 per person. Visit the... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 8, 2016, 8:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington Street, Burlington
Join us at The Washington for the Ben Miller Band. Influences include: Bob Dylan, R.L. Burnside, Charlie Patton, Robert Johnson, pre-war blues, delta blues, jug bands, string bands.
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Entertainment
October 10, 2016, 8:30 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington Street, Burlington
Ryan Chrys & The Rough Cuts bring forth new energy to country music fans who love the heroes and outlaws of old. Influenced by the songs and personalities of legends like Waylon, Willie and Johnny Cash and driven with a deep love for blazing guitars, gritty lap steel and lightning... Read More
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Downtown
Greater Burlington Partnership
October 11, 2016, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: The Washington (Upstairs)
Downtown Partners volunteers will be busy approaching area individuals and businesses for a unique fundraiser. The idea is to receive donations corresponding to a dollar amount on an envelope, from $1 to $144. This is DPI’s major annual fundraiser, in which no one person or entity is asked to contribute... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
October 12, 2016, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
On May 23, the U.S. Department of Labor released its much anticipated final overtime regulation. This final rule is a radical change from the previous rule, increasing the salary threshold under which most employees will be automatically eligible for overtime pay. The current salary level required for the exemption is... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 12, 2016, 7:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington Street, Burlington
Manhattan Blockade hails from the wonderful state of Iowa mixing post-hardcore, punk, emo and all your favorite sounds from the early 2000's.
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Downtown
October 13, 2016, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: First United Church of Christ, 611 Columbia Street, At the Top of Snake Alley
The meal for this month begins with an entrée of either Meat Loaf or a Brat,along with a choice of two sides including Au Gratin Potatoes, Chunky Applesauce, Peas or a bowl of soup. . Dessert and a beverage are included in this meal that costs $ 6.00. Call 754-4807... Read More
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Young Professionals
October 13, 2016, 5:05 PM - 7:30 PM (CST)
Location: Martini's Grille
505 Socials are always a relaxed evening filled with plenty of networking and fun. Stop by at your convenience and stay for as long or as little as you would like. Drinks are half-price all night! All events are free for Young Professionals members, $15 for non-members. First event is... Read More
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Entertainment
October 14, 2016, 8:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington Street, Burlington
Conway Seavey inspirations are Ed Sheeran, Maroon 5, and Train, Conway. He is one of the larger pop/top 40 artists in Alaska. In 2010 he won the Great Alaska Vocal Competition, and later won Alaska's Got Talent in 2013. In 2015, he formed a trio with friend Ben Sayers (Bass)... Read More
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Downtown
October 15, 2016, 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM (EST)
Location: Burlington Mississippi Riverfront
Stop down at the Port of Burlington to welcome the vessel’s passengers and see this majestic boat docked on our riverfront. The American Queen does not offer tours of the boat, but it is a sight to see!
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Children & Youth
October 15, 2016, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Dankwardt Park Pool Area
Bring the whole family and friends for this FREE fun-filled day in the park! Bounce houses, face painting, cotton candy, and hay-rack rides will all be available. You can also participate in the 1/2 mile fun run (for all ages, and stroller friendly) through the park passing spooky ghosts tossing... Read More
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Entertainment
October 15, 2016, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium 200 N Front St, Burlington, IA
Mixed Martial Arts featuring Title Fights, Girl Fights and Pro Fights. Tickets available at the BMA Box Office in the Port of Burlington Welcome Center or at www.bma-live.com.
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 15, 2016, 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Burlington Capitol Theater, 211 N 3rd St, Burlington, Iowa
The man who made a monster! The Capitol Classic American Film Series presents the immortal Universal classic FRANKENSTEIN, starring Boris Karloff as the monster. Playing at 2 PM and 7 PM. $5 admission. Beer, wine, and full concessions available. Sposored by Great River Health Systems Get your tickets at redtrucktickets.com... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 15, 2016, 8:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington Street, Burlington
The Hong Kong Sleepover an honest, stripped down approach to the genre of music that brought you Motorhead, Anthrax, Corrosion of Conformity, and Metallica (pre-haircuts) is the desired result of our live performances.
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Entertainment
October 15, 2016, 10:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: PZAZZ, 3001 Winegard Dr., Burlington
Live at The Boogaloo Cafe- What do get when you combine 2 parts Tribute band and 1 part party band? You get the powerhouse group: Material Girl. Material Girl captures the elegance and essence of a Madonna or Lady Gaga concert experience. Plus, they keep the dance party going all... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 17, 2016, 7:30 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington Street, Burlington
David Bowie Blackstar Collaborator DONNY McCASLIN,Releases Beyond Now, October 14 on Motéma Music McCaslin & Co Known as “David Bowie’s Last Band” .Saxophonist Donny McCaslin and his band, featured on David Bowie‘s Blackstar, will make their Motéma Music debut with the October 14release of Beyond Now, a highly anticipated album... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
October 19, 2016, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Burlington City Hall - 400 Washington St.
Candidates running for Des Moines County Board of Supervisors, State Representative and State Senate will address questions asked by representatives of the Greater Burlington Partnership’s Government Relations committee at two upcoming forums. The Des Moines County Board of Supervisors forum will be held October 19 at 5 PM in the... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 19, 2016, 7:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington Street, Burlington
Caught in the Crypt has played with many great national acts including Sammy Hagar, Karmin, Saving Abel, Bobaflex, Royal Bliss, The Dreaming, Another Lost Year, Emperors and Elephants, Dead Horse Trauma, Cheap Thrill, and many more. They currently have their first two singles "The Truth" and "Hurting Hands" available now... Read More
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Downtown
October 20, 2016, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: First United Church of Christ, 611 Columbia Street, At the Top of Snake Alley
Join the United Church of Christ for an evening meal with generous helpings of turkey and dressing, along with mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, chunky applesauce and assorted desserts. Call 754-4807 from 9-11:00 AM to order meals to take home, or come to First United Church of Christ at... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
October 20, 2016, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Join us with your co-workers at Great River Health Systems in the Wellness Plaza to build your network at Business After Hours and grow your business! Great River Health Systems is located at 1401 W Agency in West Burlington. Stop in for a few minutes or stay and enjoy refreshments... Read More
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Downtown
October 21, 2016, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington,301 Jefferson St
The Art Center of Burlington is turning 50! Join them for a celebration with small plates, wine bar, music, & silent auction of painted wine barrels. This is a fundraiser to help the Art Center continue to be a vital community resource for art appreciation, art experience, & art ownership.... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 21, 2016, 8:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington Street, Burlington
Curry is a guitar player and songwriter. As much as Matthew Curry is invested in summoning the spirit of the blues the 19-year-old guitar slinger and soulful singer from Bloomington, Illinois likes to take a much broader view of his style. “If somebody came up and asked me what I... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
Children & Youth
October 22, 2016, 8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: Burlington Regional RecPlex, 501 S Broadway St, Burlington, IA 52601
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 “friendlly ghosts” providing you Halloween tricks & treats on exquisite,... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
October 22, 2016, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Big Hollow Recreation Area
DMCC Environmental Education staff will be canoeing 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. Space is limited and registration for each event is required... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 22, 2016, 8:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium 200 N Front St, Burlington, IA
Just in time for Halloween - Money Shot presents Money Shot Asylum with special guest The New Breed. Costume contest with prized , drink specials! Tickets $10 in advance and $15 at the door; available at the BMA Box Office in the Port of Burlington Welcome Center or at www.bma-live.com.
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 22, 2016, 9:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington Street, Burlington
Surf Zombies come at you hard and fast with extremely well-written anthems. They’re blessed with gifted songwriters. The band is trying to find time between gigs to track their 5th instrumental album. The 4-man band has enjoyed a steady climb in popularity in the Midwest over the past ten years... Read More
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Children & Youth
October 23, 2016, 1:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: 408 W. Van Weiss Blvd., West Burlington
Who Doesn't Need $500? Test your trivia knowledge and win! School Clubs, Church Groups, Non-Profits, Families, Neighbors and Friends are encouraged to play. Groups of 6-8 people are encouraged. Questions designed for all age groups. Contact Sarah Oldfield to sign up.
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Sports & Outdoors
Children & Youth
October 23, 2016, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Burlington Regional RecPlex, 501 S Broadway St, Burlington, IA 52601
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 “friendlly ghosts” providing you Halloween tricks & treats on exquisite,... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
October 26, 2016, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: West Burlington City Hall - 122 Broadway
Candidates running for Des Moines County Board of Supervisors, State Representative and State Senate will address questions asked by representatives of the Greater Burlington Partnership’s Government Relations committee at two upcoming forums. The State Representative and State Senate forum will be held October 26 at 5 PM in the council... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
October 27, 2016, 8:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington Street, Burlington
Indigenous gets his influences from Jim Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and Jonny Lang.
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Children & Youth
Greater Burlington Partnership
October 28, 2016, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Ghosts and goblins will have a chance to haunt downtown Burlington with treats available at dozens of participating merchants. This opportunity markets to families in Greater Burlington and offers a safe and fun environment for them to trick-or-treat Downtown Burlington. For more information, call 319-752-6365. Organized by the efforts of... Read More
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Entertainment
October 28, 2016, 8:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington Street, Burlington
Dubbed “rock n’ roll classicists” and “an eclectic synthesis of psychedelic grunge and classic rock” by Chicago press Model Stranger’s sound and unique look has pleased rock and roll purists, indie rock fans, and casual listeners all the same. Their variety of sonic influences covers ground of which fans have... Read More
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Entertainment
October 28, 2016, 10:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: Burlington Capitol Theater, 211 N 3rd St, Burlington, Iowa
LET'S DO THE TIME WARP AGAINNNN! A newly engaged couple have a breakdown in an isolated area and must pay a call to the bizarre residence of Dr. Frank-N-Furter. Tickets on sale now for The Rocky Horror Picture Show audience participation movie event. Get yours before they're sold out at... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
October 29, 2016, 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Southeastern Community College, 1500 W Agency Rd, West Burlington, IA 52655
Before the ghouls and goblins hit the streets, work up an appetite for that sack of candy at SCC's first annual Dirty Hawk Dash 5K. This spooktasticly fun mud-run will take you on a three-mile loop up, over, through, and around SCC's West Burlington campus with plenty of obstacles along... Read More
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Entertainment
October 29, 2016, 8:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington Street, Burlington
Join The Washington in celebration Halloween with the Halloween Black Sabbath Party. It's a costume party too!
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Entertainment
October 29, 2016, 10:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: PZAZZ, 3001 Winegard Dr., Burlington
Scare up a fabulous Halloween Weekend at The Boogaloo Cafe with hot music by DJ T.Hack! A celebrity on the Des Moines nightlife scene, T.Hack can be heard on Des Moines' Skee 24/7 and STAR 102.5 by day. He's traveled to clubs and events all over Iowa, spinning bass-thrumming mashups... Read More
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Entertainment
October 29, 2016, 11:55 PM - October 30, 2016, 2:00 AM
Location: Burlington Capitol Theater, 211 N 3rd St, Burlington, Iowa
LET'S DO THE TIME WARP AGAINNNN! A newly engaged couple have a breakdown in an isolated area and must pay a call to the bizarre residence of Dr. Frank-N-Furter. Tickets on sale now for The Rocky Horror Picture Show audience participation movie event. Get yours before they're sold out at... Read More
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Young Professionals
November 1, 2016, 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)
Location: Shearer's Snacks, 3000 Mount Pleasant St, Burlington
Shearer's Snacks is a leading contract manufacturer and private label supplier for the snack industries in North America, Australia, Asia, Central and South America. Headquartered in Massillon, Ohio, Shearer's Snacks has eleven GFSI compliant state-of-the-art, geographically diverse production facilities throughout the United States and in Canada This is your opportunity... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
November 5, 2016, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Great River Hospice House
Participants in this 8th annual fundraising event can choose between a 4-mile run or 1-mile stroll. Medals are given to the top three finishers in 13 different age groups.
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Sports & Outdoors
November 5, 2016, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Great River Hospice House, 1306 S. Washington Rd., West Burlington
Exciting changes… same great cause. Two Rivers Financial Group has partnered with the Great River Hospice Fun Run/Walk as one of their “good neighbors” and will be the presenting sponsor for 2016. We’re excited to announce that due to this partnership, Chip Timers will be provided for the run! To... Read More
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Entertainment
November 5, 2016, 10:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: PZAZZ, 3001 Winegard Dr., Burlington
Wild and hilariously entertaining, Midwest Dueling Pianos will make YOU the star of the show. Request your favorite songs - from Elvis to Journey to Lady Gaga and more, they can play ‘em! These incredibly talented veteran performers will have you singing and dancing all night long! 21 and over... Read More
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Downtown
November 6, 2016, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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 11, 2016, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium 200 N Front Street, Burlington, IA
Grammy nominated Aaron Lewis first made his country debut in 2011 with certified gold single "Country Boy". Lewis is set to release his sophomore album, Sinner, in September. Tickets available at BMA box office located in the Welcome Center at the Port of Burlington or at www.bma-live.com
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Entertainment
November 12, 2016, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Burlington Capitol Theater, 211 N 3rd St, Burlington, Iowa
Country singer/songwriter who gained praise (and hits) with a contemporary spin on cowboy ballads and also by championing Native American causes. Known for hits such as "Wildfire" and "What's Forever For". Tickets: $30 in advance/$35 day of show Tickets are available at Red Truck Tickets.
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Entertainment
November 12, 2016, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Burlington Capitol Theater, 211 N 3rd St, Burlington, Iowa
The original Cosmic Cowboy rides again with a surprisingly fresh collection of songs, proving decades after he first broke through with the hit “Wildfire” he still has plenty to say and the skill to say it: No longer the singular troubadour roaming horizons in search of elusive romance, Murphey instead... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
November 12, 2016, 8:00 PM - 10:10 PM
Location: Burlington Capitol Theater, 211 N 3rd St, Burlington, Iowa
Legendary country singer/songwriter Michael Martin Murphey performs LIVE at the Burlington Capitol Theater. Get your tickets at redtrucktickets.com or the Capitol Theater box office Tues-Sat from 2-5 PM.
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Greater Burlington Partnership
November 17, 2016, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Join us with your co-workers at MidWestOne Bank to build your network at Business After Hours and grow your business! MidWestOne Bank is located at 3225 Division Street in Burlington. Stop in for a few minutes or stay and enjoy refreshments and appetizers. For more information on MidWestOne Bank visit,... Read More
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Classes & Workshops
November 18, 2016, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Iowa Wesleyan University
Every other year, business and community leaders from Southeast Iowa, West Central Illinois, and Northeast Missouri come together to collaborate on common issues including, economic development, workforce, transportation infrastructure and other important issues. Be sure to save the date for the 2016 Summit. Tickets are $40 and include the program... Read More
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Young Professionals
November 18, 2016, 5:05 PM - 7:30 PM (CST)
Location: Art Center of Burlington
The Art Center of Burlington's Gallery Lounge is one of Greater Burlington's newest hangout spots. Drink Special: $3 beer or $1 off glass of wine. 505 Socials are always a relaxed evening filled with plenty of networking and fun. Stop by at your convenience and stay for as long or... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
November 18, 2016, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Burlington Capitol Theater, 211 N 3rd St, Burlington, Iowa
Newly transported to Los Angeles, Chris is an accomplished New York stage actor, most notably as Frankie Valli in the Musical Jersey Boys. Chris received his training at Northwestern University in Chicago, before embarking on a career in New York, which culminated in touring the country and appearing on the... Read More
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Entertainment
November 19, 2016, 10:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: PZAZZ, 3001 Winegard Dr., Burlington
Chicago's hottest music sensation, Stereo Heart crosses genres and decades to bring high-energy music, medleys and mashups that will have you out on the dance floor all night long! Their diverse setlist includes party anthems from R&B and pop to classic rock and country. There's something for everyone, from Michael... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
November 24, 2016, 8:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Burlington Golf Club
Join us at the Burlington Golf Club for Turkey Trot Run/Walk. Thanksgiving Day, wake up early and get your day started off with a 5k Run! This event is a fundraiser to support the Community Thanksgiving Dinner! Don't be a turkey - join us!
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Greater Burlington Partnership
November 26, 2016, 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location: Greater Burlington
Nationwide, consumers are showing their support for local neighborhoods and small businesses by “shopping small”. When you shop small, it can lead to big things! So we challenge you this holiday season to support our local merchants by shopping small and shopping local! Top Reasons to Buy Locak, Eat Local... Read More
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Downtown
November 26, 2016, 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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Young Professionals
December 2, 2016, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (CST)
Location: PZAZZ! Convention & Event Center
Professional Development is a tool every Young Professional can use. Featured speakers offer information you can use in your career and leadership roles in the community. RSVP required by November 28 via the Facebook event or by emailing youngprofessionals@greaterburlington.com. Cancellations after November 28 may be subject to a $15 fee.... Read More
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Entertainment
December 2, 2016, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
It is Christmas Eve and the Douglas family is getting ready for dinner. Two thieves, Tony who is high strung and his dim-witted partner Vinny, rob a liquor store. Now they need a hideout. Written by: Steve Franco Director: Paul Elledge Performances: Dec. 2,3,4,8,9,10,11
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Greater Burlington Partnership
December 3, 2016, 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Location: 610 North 4th Street, Suite 200, Winegard Room
The 2017 Iowa Legislative Session is just around the corner, meaning the beginning of the monthly Eggs & Issues forums. Breakfast will be made right before your eyes by Representative Cohoon, Representative Sands and Senator Courtney. Barring any smoke, breakfast will be served at 7:15 AM. The forum will begin... Read More
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Entertainment
December 3, 2016, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
It is Christmas Eve and the Douglas family is getting ready for dinner. Two thieves, Tony who is high strung and his dim-witted partner Vinny, rob a liquor store. Now they need a hideout. Written by: Steve Franco Director: Paul Elledge Performances: Dec. 2,3,4,8,9,10,11
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Entertainment
December 4, 2016, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
It is Christmas Eve and the Douglas family is getting ready for dinner. Two thieves, Tony who is high strung and his dim-witted partner Vinny, rob a liquor store. Now they need a hideout. Written by: Steve Franco Director: Paul Elledge Performances: Dec. 2,3,4,8,9,10,11
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Downtown
December 8, 2016, 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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December 8, 2016, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
It is Christmas Eve and the Douglas family is getting ready for dinner. Two thieves, Tony who is high strung and his dim-witted partner Vinny, rob a liquor store. Now they need a hideout. Written by: Steve Franco Director: Paul Elledge Performances: Dec. 2,3,4,8,9,10,11
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December 9, 2016, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
It is Christmas Eve and the Douglas family is getting ready for dinner. Two thieves, Tony who is high strung and his dim-witted partner Vinny, rob a liquor store. Now they need a hideout. Written by: Steve Franco Director: Paul Elledge Performances: Dec. 2,3,4,8,9,10,11
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Entertainment
December 10, 2016, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
It is Christmas Eve and the Douglas family is getting ready for dinner. Two thieves, Tony who is high strung and his dim-witted partner Vinny, rob a liquor store. Now they need a hideout. Written by: Steve Franco Director: Paul Elledge Performances: Dec. 2,3,4,8,9,10,11
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Entertainment
December 11, 2016, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
It is Christmas Eve and the Douglas family is getting ready for dinner. Two thieves, Tony who is high strung and his dim-witted partner Vinny, rob a liquor store. Now they need a hideout. Written by: Steve Franco Director: Paul Elledge Performances: Dec. 2,3,4,8,9,10,11
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Downtown
Entertainment
December 11, 2016, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium - 200 Front Street, Burlington
Brian Regan has distinguished himself as one of the premier comedians in the country. The perfect balance of sophisticated writing and physicality, Brian fills theaters nationwide with fervent fans that span generations. Tickets available at BMA box office located in the Welcome Center at the Port of Burlington, Wednesday-Sunday, 10... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
December 12, 2016, 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. For more information on the Holiday Business Showcase visit, contact Rachel Lindeen.
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Young Professionals
December 15, 2016, 5:05 PM - 7:30 PM (CST)
Location: Parkside Brewing Company
Holiday schedules fill up fast! Make sure to mark December 15 as the YP Ugly Sweater Party. Food, drinks, a little friendly competition. Always one of the most fun events of the year! You also don't want to miss the opportunity to experience one of Greater Burlington's newest breweries, Parkside... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
December 16, 2016, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Burlington Capitol Theater, 211 N 3rd St, Burlington, Iowa
A David Kroll Country Christmas Kroll is a native to Burlington, IA. His love and talent for music started at a young age and has led to well-known hits such as "Little Soldiers". Tickets: $15 in advance/$20 day of show Tickets are available at Red Truck Tickets.
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Greater Burlington Partnership
January 21, 2017, 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Location: 610 North 4th Street, Suite 200, Winegard Room
Every month, you have the opportunity to have your voice heard! Find out what is happening in Des Moines and speak up about issues important to you. Breakfast will be ready at 7:15 AM at a cost of $5. Forum starts at 7:30 AM. RSVP to Belinda Colwell at bcolwell@greaterburlington.com.... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
January 27, 2017, 5:30 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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Entertainment
February 17, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
Whodunit, howdunit. When famous actress Primavera Donna throws a party and ends up dead, it is up to the guests to figure out whom and how it was done and why is the hired help so annoying. As a storm rages and the body count increases, the guests must contend... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
February 18, 2017, 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Location: 610 North 4th Street, Suite 200, Winegard Room
Every month, you have the opportunity to have your voice heard! Find out what is happening in Des Moines and speak up about issues important to you. Breakfast will be ready at 7:15 AM at a cost of $5. Forum starts at 7:30 AM. RSVP to Belinda Colwell at bcolwell@greaterburlington.com.... Read More
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Entertainment
February 18, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
Whodunit, howdunit. When famous actress Primavera Donna throws a party and ends up dead, it is up to the guests to figure out whom and how it was done and why is the hired help so annoying. As a storm rages and the body count increases, the guests must contend... Read More
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Entertainment
February 19, 2017, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
Whodunit, howdunit. When famous actress Primavera Donna throws a party and ends up dead, it is up to the guests to figure out whom and how it was done and why is the hired help so annoying. As a storm rages and the body count increases, the guests must contend... Read More
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Entertainment
February 24, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
Whodunit, howdunit. When famous actress Primavera Donna throws a party and ends up dead, it is up to the guests to figure out whom and how it was done and why is the hired help so annoying. As a storm rages and the body count increases, the guests must contend... Read More
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Entertainment
February 25, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
Whodunit, howdunit. When famous actress Primavera Donna throws a party and ends up dead, it is up to the guests to figure out whom and how it was done and why is the hired help so annoying. As a storm rages and the body count increases, the guests must contend... Read More
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Entertainment
February 26, 2017, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
Whodunit, howdunit. When famous actress Primavera Donna throws a party and ends up dead, it is up to the guests to figure out whom and how it was done and why is the hired help so annoying. As a storm rages and the body count increases, the guests must contend... Read More
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Entertainment
February 27, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
Whodunit, howdunit. When famous actress Primavera Donna throws a party and ends up dead, it is up to the guests to figure out whom and how it was done and why is the hired help so annoying. As a storm rages and the body count increases, the guests must contend... Read More
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Downtown
Entertainment
March 9, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium, 200 N. Front St
SnowBull is Iowa's only 3-day indoor bullriding event! 2017 marks 25 years of SnowBull giving back to the Burlington area. Visit SnowBull's website for more details.
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Entertainment
March 10, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium, 200 N. Front St
SnowBull is Iowa's only 3-day indoor bullriding event! 2017 marks 25 years of SnowBull giving back to the Burlington area. Visit SnowBull's website for more details.
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Downtown
Entertainment
March 11, 2017, 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium, 200 N. Front St
SnowBull is Iowa's only 3-day indoor bullriding event! 2017 marks 25 years of SnowBull giving back to the Burlington area. Visit SnowBull's website for more details.
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Greater Burlington Partnership
March 18, 2017, 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Location: 610 North 4th, Suite 200, Winegard Room
Every month, you have the opportunity to have your voice heard! Find out what is happening in Des Moines and speak up about issues important to you. Breakfast will be ready at 7:15 AM at a cost of $5. Forum starts at 7:30 AM. The top issues for March are... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
April 15, 2017, 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Location: 610 North 4th Street, Suite 200, Winegard Road
Every month, you have the opportunity to have your voice heard! Find out what is happening in Des Moines and speak up about issues important to you. Breakfast will be ready at 7:15 AM at a cost of $5. Forum starts at 7:30 AM. RSVP to Belinda Colwell at bcolwell@greaterburlington.com.... Read More
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Entertainment
April 28, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
Private eye, Nick Noir, has fallen on hard times, even to the point of firing his devoted secretary Selma. Finally he lands a case – it is about a guy named Vinny who died while drinking a signature drink from the Precious Perks Coffee Shoppe call Death by Chocolate. Business... Read More
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Entertainment
April 29, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
Private eye, Nick Noir, has fallen on hard times, even to the point of firing his devoted secretary Selma. Finally he lands a case – it is about a guy named Vinny who died while drinking a signature drink from the Precious Perks Coffee Shoppe call Death by Chocolate. Business... Read More
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Entertainment
April 30, 2017, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
Private eye, Nick Noir, has fallen on hard times, even to the point of firing his devoted secretary Selma. Finally he lands a case – it is about a guy named Vinny who died while drinking a signature drink from the Precious Perks Coffee Shoppe call Death by Chocolate. Business... Read More
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Entertainment
May 4, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
Private eye, Nick Noir, has fallen on hard times, even to the point of firing his devoted secretary Selma. Finally he lands a case – it is about a guy named Vinny who died while drinking a signature drink from the Precious Perks Coffee Shoppe call Death by Chocolate. Business... Read More
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Entertainment
May 5, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
Private eye, Nick Noir, has fallen on hard times, even to the point of firing his devoted secretary Selma. Finally he lands a case – it is about a guy named Vinny who died while drinking a signature drink from the Precious Perks Coffee Shoppe call Death by Chocolate. Business... Read More
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Entertainment
May 6, 2017, 7:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: PZAZZ!, 3001 Winegard Dr., Burlington
Sing and dance to iconic rock and roll as we celebrate the legacy of Iowa Rock n Rock at The PZAZZ! Convention & Event Center with great local groups! Get more details at www.iowarocknroll.com.
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Entertainment
May 6, 2017, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
Private eye, Nick Noir, has fallen on hard times, even to the point of firing his devoted secretary Selma. Finally he lands a case – it is about a guy named Vinny who died while drinking a signature drink from the Precious Perks Coffee Shoppe call Death by Chocolate. Business... Read More
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Entertainment
May 7, 2017, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Players Workshop, 1431 Grove St, Burlington, IA 52601
Private eye, Nick Noir, has fallen on hard times, even to the point of firing his devoted secretary Selma. Finally he lands a case – it is about a guy named Vinny who died while drinking a signature drink from the Precious Perks Coffee Shoppe call Death by Chocolate. Business... Read More
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Downtown
Greater Burlington Partnership
July 15, 2017, 9:00 AM - 5:00 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 on July 15, 2017 from 9 AM - 4 PM. Featuring antique and vintage décor, repurposed, re-imagined, or up-cycled items, handcrafted goods, architectural salvage, primitive and farmhouse... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
August 24, 2017, 12:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Chamber of Commerce members are encouraged to enjoy a day on the golf course. Play for the day is four-person, best-shot tournament and will begin at 12:30 PM with a shotgun start on Thursday, August 24. Come a little early to take advantage of the driving range and grab a... Read More
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