Greater Burlington Partnership

Events Calendar

                                

March 1, 2015

Arts & Crafts

March 1, 2015, 9:00 AM - March 28, 2015, 5:00 PM (CST)

Guido Morelli and Italian Jewelry (319) 754-8069, www.artcenterofburlington.com
Festival & Fairs

March 1, 2015, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM (CST)

Enjoy a variety of new and creative ideas for your home and garden improvement!
Entertainment

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

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

March 1, 2015, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM (CST)

Inspired by true events from the underground dance clubs of 1950s Memphis, Tennessee, MEMPHIS follows the fame and forbidden love of a radio DJ who wants to change the world and a club singer who is ready for her big break. Join them on their incredible journey to the ends... Read More
Classes & Workshops

March 3, 2015, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

With spring on the horizon, it will soon be time to get outside and enjoy some fresh air. If you take your smartphone, you can add to your enjoyment by reading a great book or even catching up on your favorite TV shows. According to a recent U.S. Cellular survey,... Read More
Entertainment

March 7, 2015, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM (CST)

We are very excited about all of the wonderful items that our donors have provided for our annual auction! Including a 2005 Dodge Caravan, 4 One Day Hopper passes to Walt Disney World, a Johnson acoustic guitar and LOTS of local experience packages. There are also kids activities and delicious... Read More
Entertainment

March 7, 2015, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Satisfaction Rolling Stones Tribute Band Part of BMA Vinyl Revival Series Presented by Miller Lite Sponsored by Venuworks Purchase your All-Access Pass to see all four BMA Vinyl Revival Shows for just $60. Tickets may be purchased online or over the phone via Ticketmaster. Tickets may also be purchased at... Read More
Entertainment

March 7, 2015, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Tri States Public Radio presents a Celebration Concert with Nickel Creek's Sean Watkins with Ben Bedford. Sean Watkins co-founded Nickel Creek when he was just 12 years old, kick starting a career that has taken him from the stage of the Grammy Awards to the top of the bluegrass charts.... Read More
Food & Cooking

March 12, 2015, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM (CST)

The menu for our March meal is either Reuben Casserole or Grilled Chicken ; your choice of two sides including Lime Jello, Peas, Cottage Cheese, or Soup, plus homemade desserts and beverage. The cost for this meal, which is open to the public, is just $6 with carry-outs available.
Young Professionals

March 12, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

505 Socials are always a relaxed evening filled with plenty of networking and fun. Stop by Roeder's Pit Stop at 1100 Chalfant in Burlington at your convenience and stay for as long or as little as you would like. Event is free to Young Professionals members, $15 for non-members. First... Read More
Entertainment

March 13, 2015, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Katie and Mike West combine elements of bluegrass, music hall jazz, and straight up rock and roll with a five string banjo and doghouse bass. Adults $10, students $2. All proceeds go to the performing artist. Open to all ages. 7 PM doors open; 7:30 PM show
Greater Burlington Partnership

March 19, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Bix Basement Systems hosts the March Business After Hours at TRAX located inside FunCity at the PZAZZ! Entertainment Center at 3001 Winegard Drive in Burlington. Chamber of Commerce members are encouraged to attend Business After Hours and take advantage of this benefit of membership. Business After Hours offers Chamber of... Read More
Greater Burlington Partnership

March 21, 2015, 7:15 AM - 9:00 AM

Chamber of Commerce members can join Representatives Dennis Cohoon and Tom Sands and Senator Tom Courtney for a discussion on the issues concerning Greater Burlington. Eggs & Issues is held at the Greater Burlington Partnership at 610 N. 4th St, in Burlington. Eggs & Issues is an excellent opportunity for... Read More
Entertainment

March 21, 2015, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Performed by Southeast Iowan Symphony Orchestra.
Entertainment

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

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

March 28, 2015, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Looking for something fresh and new? Come downtown to check out the new stores, spring fashions, décor and great merchandise. Retailers will have in-store specials, and you can register to win one of five chances for $100 in Downtown Dollars at each of 15 participating businesses. Think Spring Downtown!
Downtown

March 28, 2015, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Looking for something fresh and new? Visit your favorite shops in downtown Burlington as we celebrate the season with the Spring Retail Open House. Come downtown to check out the spring fashions, décor, and new merchandise. Retailers will have in-store specials.
Sports & Outdoors

March 28, 2015, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

The Midwest Magic Adult Special Olympics team will be playing in their 2nd annual fundraiser basketball game against the Burlington Police Department to raise funds for their upcoming year of sports. This is guaranteed to be a really fun and exciting event! It is also a great opportunity to interact... Read More
Children & Youth

March 29, 2015, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Multiple organizations and agencies set up booths throughout the common areas of the mall. Each booth has fun, interactive activities for children of all ages and their families. Included are arts, crafts, games, give away items, entertainment and more. The booths also have free information about what they do and... Read More
Entertainment

March 29, 2015, 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Today MUMMENSCHANZ denotes far more than a name. MUMMENSCHANZ has become a myth - a myth which both lives and keeps cloaked in mystery. MUThe witty ideas of the group, founded in Paris in 1972 by Andres Bossard, Floriana Frassetto and Bernie Schürch, have been carrying away audiences all over... Read More
Greater Burlington Partnership

April 10, 2015, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

The Quarterly Coffee is a fantastic way to market your business and network! Members receive time on the agenda to inform the crowd about what’s happening at their business. You can meet other members and stay up-to-date with what is happening at the Greater Burlington Partnership. The Quarterly Coffee offers... Read More
Children & Youth

April 12, 2015, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Father Daughter Dance is annually on the Sunday after Easter. The next dance will be April 12, 2015 at 2PM. Check out The Burlington Junior Women's League Annual Father Daughter Dance Facebook page for more details. Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door. The Burlington Junior... Read More
Greater Burlington Partnership

April 18, 2015, 7:15 AM - 9:00 AM

Chamber of Commerce members can join Representatives Dennis Cohoon and Tom Sands and Senator Tom Courtney for a discussion on the issues concerning Greater Burlington. Eggs & Issues is held at the Greater Burlington Partnership at 610 N. 4th St, in Burlington. Eggs & Issues is an excellent opportunity for... Read More
Entertainment

April 18, 2015, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Think Floyd Pink Floyd Tribute Band Part of BMA Vinyl Revival Series Presented by Miller Lite Sponsored by Venuworks Purchase your All-Access Pass to see all four BMA Vinyl Revival Shows for just $60. All-Access Passes go on sale Black Friday (Friday, November 28) at 10:00 AM! Tickets may be... Read More
Young Professionals

April 22, 2015, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Greater Burlington has many fascinating businesses in the area and this is your chance to tour the facility and meet with top company officials, expanding your network. Event is free to Young Professionals members, $15 for non-members. First event is complimentary to prospective members. RSVP is required via Facebook event,... Read More
Greater Burlington Partnership

April 24, 2015, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join Downtown Partners as you try some new tastes and browse the great shops in Downtown Burlington. The Spring, Sip, Taste & Stroll takes place April 24 from 5 to 8 PM. Get a babysitter and bring your spouse and friends for a fun-filled spring evening. Advance tickets are $15... Read More
Greater Burlington Partnership

April 28, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

We have seen lots of PowerPoint presentations, and a lot of them have needed help. Jeff Ebbing, Marketing Director at Southeastern Community College, is going to present some simple tips on how to revolutionize the impact of your PowerPoint presentation on April 28 at 12 PM at the Greater Burlington... Read More
Entertainment

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

May 15, 2015, 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

We encourage you to join us and honor all small businesses at the 2014 Small Business Appreciation Breakfast at the Comfort Suites Hotel & Convention Center at 7:30 AM on May 15. Des Moines County small businesses receive four complimentary breakfasts. Additional breakfasts can be purchased for $15. Guest Speaker:... Read More
Young Professionals

May 28, 2015, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

505 Socials are always a relaxed evening filled with plenty of networking and fun. Stop by the Paddlewheel Lounge at 613 Jefferson St. downtown Burlington at your convenience and stay for as long or as little as you would like. Event is free to Young Professionals members, $15 for non-members.... Read More
Entertainment

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

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

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

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

June 24, 2015, 8:00 AM - June 26, 2015, 5:00 PM

The Great River Region recently completed a very successful two day lobbying trip to Des Moines. You are invited to fly out to Washington, D.C. June 24-26 to do the same at the federal level. Join members from all over Southeast Iowa as they travel to meet with Senators Grassley... Read More
Entertainment

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

July 18, 2015, 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM

We seek to have fun and forget about the stresses of life....if even for a few hours. If we Party with a Purpose we will leave this world a little better than we found it!
Entertainment

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

August 11, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

505 Socials are always a relaxed evening filled with plenty of networking and fun. Stop by Kelly O'Shea's at 609 S. Main St. in Burlington at your convenience and stay for as long or as little as you would like. Event is free to Young Professionals members, $15 for non-members.... Read More
Festival & Fairs

August 22, 2015, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

2nd Annual Southeast Iowa Pagan Fest Workshops, Music, Food, Vendors
Young Professionals

October 8, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

505 Socials are always a relaxed evening filled with plenty of networking and fun. Stop by Martini's Grille at 610 N. 4th St., Suite 200 in Burlington at your convenience and stay for as long or as little as you would like. Event is free to Young Professionals members, $15... Read More
Young Professionals

October 30, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Professional Development is a tool every Young Professional can use. Featured speakers offer tools you can use in your career and leadership roles in the community. Join us at PZAZZ! Entertainment Complex at 3001 Winegard Drive in Burlington. Event is free to Young Professionals members, $15 for non-members. First event... Read More
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