Greater Burlington Partnership

Events Calendar

                                

May 25, 2015

Classes & Workshops

May 26, 2015, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

With summer right around the corner, families will have more free time with their children to take a vacation, relax at the pool or just explore their community. Because most summer activities are outdoors and require traveling, it’s helpful to know what smartphone features can help you plan all aspects... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

May 26, 2015, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM (Kid's day games begin at 11:30 AM)
Sports & Outdoors

May 27, 2015, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM (Kid's day games begin at 11:30 AM)
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
Downtown

May 28, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Young Professionals

May 28, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

5:05 Socials are always relaxed evenings filled with plenty of networking and fun. Stop by at your convenience and stay for as long or as little you would like. All events are free for Young Professionals members, $15 for non-members. First event is complimentary for prospective members. RSVP's are required... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

May 28, 2015, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM (Kid's day games begin at 11:30 AM)
Sports & Outdoors

May 29, 2015, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM (Kid's day games begin at 11:30 AM)
Sports & Outdoors

May 30, 2015, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM (Kid's day games begin at 11:30 AM)
Sports & Outdoors

May 31, 2015, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM (Kid's day games begin at 11:30 AM)
Arts & Crafts

June 1, 2015, 9:00 AM - June 30, 2015, 5:00 PM

Local watercolor works will be displayed in the gallery. www.artcenterofburlington.com
Sports & Outdoors

June 1, 2015, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM (Kid's day games begin at 11:30 AM)
Greater Burlington Partnership

June 3, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

This luncheon will feature an interactive, candid forum for local School Board members similar to the Eggs N' Issues format. Take advantage of the opportunity to discuss education issues with the leaders of our local school districts. Lunch will be ready at a cost of $10 at 11:45 AM and... Read More
Downtown

June 4, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

June 5, 2015 - June 7, 2015

Free camping and fishing available all weekend in all Des Moines County Parks. Visit www.dmcconservation.com for more information.
Classes & Workshops

June 5, 2015, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The Great Dr. Baltazar T. Archimedes Medicine Show! Richard Poole portrays Dr. Archimedes and shares the development of American medicine from colonial times to the present and you will experience how the 19th century medicine man plied his wares. This program was made possible by a grant from Humanities Iowa... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

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

The Witte Observatory Complex is operated by volunteers from the Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. The Observatory is open for public viewing every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, WEATHER PERMITTING. www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=516
Sports & Outdoors

June 6, 2015, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

DMCC Environmental Education staff will host an aquatic scavenger hunt and lakeside clean up around Big Hollow Lake. We will be paddling in our “NuCanoes” and exploring Big Hollow Lake. A limited number of NuCanoes are available and space is limited. Registration for this activity is required in advance. To... 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
Classes & Workshops

June 8, 2015, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Eco Crafting Reuse, recycle, and re-purpose items destined for the trash heap. Be friendly to the environment don't throw it out reuse it. For more information visit www.burlington.lib.ia.us.
Sports & Outdoors

June 10, 2015, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM (Kid's day games begin at 11:30 AM)
Children & Youth

June 11, 2015, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Join other Des Moines County Youth as we explore different areas of STEM this summer! Grades 3-5 can experience Bio Technology first hand as we extract our DNA! For more information and registration details, please visit: www.extension.iastate.edu/desmoines/news/stem-academy-2015.
Food & Cooking

June 11, 2015, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The menu for the June Lunch at the Top meal is an entree choice of either shredded beef or a chicken salad sandwich. Also included is your choice of sides; lettuce salad, hash brown patties, apple salad or fruit, plus homemade desserts and beverage. The cost for this meal, which... Read More
Downtown

June 11, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

June 11, 2015, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM (Kid's day games begin at 11:30 AM)
Sports & Outdoors

June 12, 2015, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM (Kid's day games begin at 11:30 AM)
Entertainment

June 13, 2015, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Kick-off the Steamboat Days celebration with a round of golf with your family and friends. Registration information at www.steamboatdays.com.
Sports & Outdoors

June 13, 2015, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM (Kid's day games begin at 11:30 AM)
Arts & Crafts

June 14, 2015, 6:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Southeastern Community College/Des Moines County Fairgrounds, 6 AM-12 PM 319-392-8177, www.poultryshowcentral.com/Southeast_Iowa_Pigeon_Club.html
Sports & Outdoors

June 14, 2015, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM (Kid's day games begin at 11:30 AM)
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
Entertainment

June 15, 2015

Visit www.steamboatdays.com for registration information.
Sports & Outdoors

June 15, 2015, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM (Kid's day games begin at 11:30 AM)
Entertainment

June 16, 2015

Since 1963, Burlington Steamboat Days has played host to some of the finest entertainers in the U.S. Burlington Steamboat Days is the most prominent annual festival in Burlington and the surrounding area entertaining a widely diverse audience in the Greater Burlington community for the last 50 years. Visit www.steamboatdays.com for... Read More
Entertainment

June 17, 2015

Since 1963, Burlington Steamboat Days has played host to some of the finest entertainers in the U.S. Burlington Steamboat Days is the most prominent annual festival in Burlington and the surrounding area entertaining a widely diverse audience in the Greater Burlington community for the last 50 years. Visit www.steamboatdays.com for... Read More
Entertainment

June 18, 2015

Since 1963, Burlington Steamboat Days has played host to some of the finest entertainers in the U.S. Burlington Steamboat Days is the most prominent annual festival in Burlington and the surrounding area entertaining a widely diverse audience in the Greater Burlington community for the last 50 years. Visit www.steamboatdays.com for... Read More
Downtown

June 18, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Entertainment

June 19, 2015

Since 1963, Burlington Steamboat Days has played host to some of the finest entertainers in the U.S. Burlington Steamboat Days is the most prominent annual festival in Burlington and the surrounding area entertaining a widely diverse audience in the Greater Burlington community for the last 50 years. Visit www.steamboatdays.com for... Read More
Classes & Workshops

June 19, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

You are invited to attend our "Fleet Management" Lunch and Learn on June 19th from Noon to 1PM at the Greater Burlington Partnership. We will give live demonstrations on Fleet Management Solutions and how technology can help save on your operating costs. We will also cover Employee Management and Document... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

June 19, 2015, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Witte Observatory Complex is operated by volunteers from the Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. The Observatory is open for public viewing every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, WEATHER PERMITTING. www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=516
Entertainment

June 20, 2015

Since 1963, Burlington Steamboat Days has played host to some of the finest entertainers in the U.S. Burlington Steamboat Days is the most prominent annual festival in Burlington and the surrounding area entertaining a widely diverse audience in the Greater Burlington community for the last 50 years. Visit www.steamboatdays.com for... Read More
Entertainment

June 21, 2015

Since 1963, Burlington Steamboat Days has played host to some of the finest entertainers in the U.S. Burlington Steamboat Days is the most prominent annual festival in Burlington and the surrounding area entertaining a widely diverse audience in the Greater Burlington community for the last 50 years. Visit www.steamboatdays.com for... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

June 21, 2015, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Swim, bike and run! Team BEAST will host the sixth annual Burlington Youth Triathlon featuring chip timing. Certified lifeguards will be in the pool. A bike helmet is required at all times while on the bike. No drafting is allowed. A water station will be near the transition area. Parents... Read More
Arts & Crafts

June 21, 2015, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

SNAKE ALLEY ART FAIR Celebrates 48 Years! Learn about & buy art from regional artists. Listen to strolling musicians. Taste yummy food and craft sodas. Create at the kid art activity station. www.artcenterofburlington.com RAIN OR SHINE, THE FAIR GOES ON IN HERITAGE HILL!
Entertainment

June 21, 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
Children & Youth

June 23, 2015, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Join Des Moines County Youth as we explore different areas of STEM this summer! Grades K-3 can explore aquatic and reptilian life! For more information and registration details, please visit: www.extension.iastate.edu/desmoines/news/stem-academy-2015.
Children & Youth

June 23, 2015, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Join Des Moines County Youth as we explore different areas of STEM this summer! Grades K-3 are invited to explore the Science of Cooking as we explore the kitchen and throw meat!? For more information and registration details, please visit: www.extension.iastate.edu/desmoines/news/stem-academy-2015.
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
Children & Youth

June 24, 2015, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Join Des Moines County Youth as we explore different areas of STEM this summer! Grades 3-5 are invited to explore Energy as we harness the wind and cook with Solar Power! For more information and registration details, please visit: www.extension.iastate.edu/desmoines/news/stem-academy-2015.
Downtown

June 25, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

June 25, 2015, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM (Kid's day games begin at 11:30 AM)
Greater Burlington Partnership

June 26, 2015, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Come down to the Port of Burlington for fun, food, and entertainment at Friday Fest! Burlington Steamboat Days, along with RE/MAX Real Estate Specialists, Inc. & Servpro of Burlington, invite you and your family to enjoy live entertainment by Bluzillion. The beverage sponsor for the event is Fleck Sales. There... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

June 26, 2015, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM (Kid's day games begin at 11:30 AM)
Sports & Outdoors

June 27, 2015, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM (Kid's day games begin at 11:30 AM)
Entertainment

June 27, 2015, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Saturday, June 27 Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory - Original Sponsored by: Elks Lodge Looking for a fun way to spend summer evenings with friends and family? Then grab a lawn chair and join us at the "5 & V" - downtown Burlington's outdoor theater! Movies are shown on... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

June 28, 2015, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM (Kid's day games begin at 11:30 AM)
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
Sports & Outdoors

June 29, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Sports & Outdoors

June 30, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Greater Burlington Partnership

July 1, 2015, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

This luncheon will feature an interactive, candid forum for the Des Moines County Supervisors similar to the Eggs N' Issues format. Take advantage of the opportunity to discuss local issues with the leaders of our county. Lunch will be ready at a cost of $10 at 11:45 AM and the... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

July 1, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Downtown

July 2, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

July 2, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Sports & Outdoors

July 3, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Sports & Outdoors

July 3, 2015, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Witte Observatory Complex is operated by volunteers from the Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. The Observatory is open for public viewing every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, WEATHER PERMITTING. www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=516
Festival & Fairs

July 4, 2015

Celebrate the 4th of July with all day entertainment! Visit www.westburlington.org for a full schedule of events.
Festival & Fairs

July 4, 2015, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

The Mississippi Valley Veterans Committee will be dedicating the new memorial on the 4th of July. A program with speakers will help to honor the veterans of the Mississippi Valley. The memorial will be revealed to the public for the first time during the event. For more information visit www.mvvets.org.
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.
Sports & Outdoors

July 8, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Food & Cooking

July 9, 2015, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The menu for the July Lunch at the Top meal is an entree choice of either a taco salad or grilled chicken. Also included is your choice of sides; broccoli-cauliflower salad, macaroni salad or peas, plus homemade desserts and beverage. The cost for this meal, which is open to the... Read More
Downtown

July 9, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

July 9, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Classes & Workshops

July 10, 2015, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

“So Much Sky” author Karen Weir-Jimerson is a magazine writer and book author who has been gardening since she was 8 years old (when she planted mint and learned the lesson of invasive plants). Karen lives on three acres in rural Iowa where she and her husband raise perennials, annuals,... Read More
Entertainment

July 11, 2015, 8:15 PM - 10:00 PM

A memorable concert of popular and light classical music - not to mention a sky filled with fireworks! With generous financial support from the John H. Witte, Jr. Foundation and the Starker Foundation - City of Burlington this event is offered free of charge! Visit www.seiso.us for more information.
Arts & Crafts

July 12, 2015, 6:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Southeastern Community College/Des Moines County Fairgrounds, 6 AM-12 PM 319-392-8177, www.poultryshowcentral.com/Southeast_Iowa_Pigeon_Club.html
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.
Classes & Workshops

July 13, 2015, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Local resident, Mary Evans shares her love of tatting. She will display some of her handicraft work and show you the basics of how to tat. For more information visit www.burlington.lib.ia.us.
Downtown

July 16, 2015 - July 18, 2015

Visit your favorite Downtown Burlington shops and enjoy the sidewalk sales.
Downtown

July 16, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

July 17, 2015, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Witte Observatory Complex is operated by volunteers from the Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. The Observatory is open for public viewing every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, WEATHER PERMITTING. www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=516
Downtown

July 18, 2015, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CST)

Bring your family and your competitive spirit for the 4th Annual SnakeBall Race on the Crookedest Street in the World.

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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!
Sports & Outdoors

July 18, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Sports & Outdoors

July 19, 2015, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
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.
Sports & Outdoors

July 20, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Sports & Outdoors

July 22, 2015, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Join the Starr's Cave Nature Center staff in learning about the nighttime nature. Visit dmcconservation.com for more information.
Downtown

July 23, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

July 24, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Entertainment

July 24, 2015, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Friday, July 24 Big Hero 6 Sponsored by: Casebine Community Credit Union Looking for a fun way to spend summer evenings with friends and family? Then grab a lawn chair and join us at the "5 & V" - downtown Burlington's outdoor theater! Movies are shown on the side of... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

July 25, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Sports & Outdoors

July 26, 2015, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
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.
Festival & Fairs

July 28, 2015 - August 4, 2015

The Best Days of the Summer are Spent at the Des Moines County Fair. We’re gearing up for another fabulous Des Moines County Fair, July 28-August 4, 2015 at the SCC Fairgrounds in beautiful West Burlington, Iowa. Join us! Visit desmoinescountyfair.com for more information.
Downtown

July 30, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Greater Burlington Partnership

July 31, 2015, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Come down to Burlington RecPlex for fun, food, and entertainment at Friday Fest! Burlington Steamboat Days, along with West Burlington Honda, invite you and your family to enjoy live entertainment by Leaving Abbey. The beverage sponsor for the event is Golden Eagle Distributing. There will also be fun activities to... Read More
Entertainment

August 1, 2015, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Saturday, August 1 Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day Sponsored by: Dr. Mark C. Pothitakis Looking for a fun way to spend summer evenings with friends and family? Then grab a lawn chair and join us at the "5 & V" - downtown Burlington's outdoor theater!... Read More
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.
Sports & Outdoors

August 4, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Sports & Outdoors

August 5, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Entertainment

August 6, 2015 - August 8, 2015

The Snake Alley Festival of Film is dedicated to showcasing the best short films from around the world. Films will screen at the beautifully restored Capitol Theater in the heart of downtown Burlington, Iowa. The theater boasts state of the art equipment and can comfortably seat more than 400 people.... Read More
Downtown

August 6, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

August 6, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Classes & Workshops

August 7, 2015, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The African American Museum of Iowa presents “First in Flight: Tuskegee Airmen” The Tuskegee Airmen were the Black heroes of the skies during World War II--they included some of the most decorated fliers of the war and never lost a bomber to enemy fire. Discover the stories of the Airmen,... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

August 7, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Sports & Outdoors

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

The Witte Observatory Complex is operated by volunteers from the Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. The Observatory is open for public viewing every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, WEATHER PERMITTING. www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=516
Entertainment

August 7, 2015, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Friday, "August 7 Paddington Bear Sponsored by: Theobold, Donohue & Thompson, P.C. Looking for a fun way to spend summer evenings with friends and family? Then grab a lawn chair and join us at the "5 & V" - downtown Burlington's outdoor theater! Movies are shown on the side of... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

August 8, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Arts & Crafts

August 9, 2015, 6:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Southeastern Community College/Des Moines County Fairgrounds, 6 AM-12 PM 319-392-8177, www.poultryshowcentral.com/Southeast_Iowa_Pigeon_Club.html
Sports & Outdoors

August 9, 2015, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
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.
Classes & Workshops

August 10, 2015, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Master Gardeners will share with you how to preserve your garden produce. For more information visit www.burlington.lib.ia.us.
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
Downtown

August 13, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

August 18, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Sports & Outdoors

August 19, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Downtown

August 20, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

August 20, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Greater Burlington Partnership

August 21, 2015, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Come down to the Port of Burlington for fun, food, and entertainment at Friday Fest! Burlington Steamboat Days, along with Burlington Trailways & Brockway Mechanical & Roofing, invite you and your family to enjoy live entertainment by Jive Radio. The beverage sponsor for the event is Golden Eagle Distributing. There... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

August 21, 2015, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Witte Observatory Complex is operated by volunteers from the Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. The Observatory is open for public viewing every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, WEATHER PERMITTING. www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=516
Festival & Fairs

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

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

August 27, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

August 27, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Sports & Outdoors

August 28, 2015, 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Join us as we kick off Relay For Life weekend!! This will be an untimed fun run / wallk. Refreshments will be available, plus Kross Kountry will perform live after the race! Visit the Facebook page for more information. Registration begins at 5:30 PM; 5K Race Begins at 6:30 PM;... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

August 28, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Sports & Outdoors

August 29, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Sports & Outdoors

August 30, 2015, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Sports & Outdoors

August 31, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Sports & Outdoors

September 1, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Downtown

September 3, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

September 4, 2015, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Witte Observatory Complex is operated by volunteers from the Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. The Observatory is open for public viewing every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, WEATHER PERMITTING. www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=516
Sports & Outdoors

September 5, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Sports & Outdoors

September 6, 2015, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Sports & Outdoors

September 7, 2015, 6:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Standard game times; Monday - Saturday 6:30 PM, Sunday 2 PM
Downtown

September 10, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Arts & Crafts

September 13, 2015, 6:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Southeastern Community College/Des Moines County Fairgrounds, 6 AM-12 PM 319-392-8177, www.poultryshowcentral.com/Southeast_Iowa_Pigeon_Club.html
Downtown

September 17, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

September 18, 2015, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Witte Observatory Complex is operated by volunteers from the Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. The Observatory is open for public viewing every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, WEATHER PERMITTING. www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=516
Downtown

September 24, 2015, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)

The popular Riverfront Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment from 5-7 PM every Thursday May-September. For more information, call 319-752-6365 Farmers Market is organized by Downtown Partners, Inc. a division of the Greater... Read More
Greater Burlington Partnership

September 25, 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 September 25 from 5 to 8 PM. Get a babysitter and bring your spouse and friends for a fun-filled spring evening. Purchase your advanced ticket... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

October 2, 2015, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Witte Observatory Complex is operated by volunteers from the Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. The Observatory is open for public viewing every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, WEATHER PERMITTING. www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=516
Entertainment

October 3, 2015, 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Join as we celebrate Burlington's German heritage at the Port of Burlington. Enjoy a fun fall evening as the last days of summer slide down the river. The smell of bratwurst and the tang of sauerkraut waft through the fall air with the laughter of the Midwest's finest Bavarian musicians.... Read More
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
Sports & Outdoors

October 16, 2015, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Witte Observatory Complex is operated by volunteers from the Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. The Observatory is open for public viewing every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, WEATHER PERMITTING. www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=516
Sports & Outdoors

October 24, 2015 - October 25, 2015

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. Experience a competitive tournament with “friendlly ghosts” providing you Halloween tricks & treats on exquisite, professional grade “grave yards,” in hauntingly beautiful Southeast Iowa.... 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
Downtown

October 30, 2015, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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
Sports & Outdoors

November 6, 2015, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Witte Observatory Complex is operated by volunteers from the Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. The Observatory is open for public viewing every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, WEATHER PERMITTING. www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=516
Downtown

November 8, 2015, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Kick off your holiday season with one of Burlington’s favorite events – the holiday open house on Sunday, November 8. 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... Read More
Sports & Outdoors

November 20, 2015, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

The Witte Observatory Complex is operated by volunteers from the Southeastern Iowa Astronomy Club. The Observatory is open for public viewing every 1st & 3rd Friday of the month, WEATHER PERMITTING. www.dmcounty.com/index.aspx?nid=516
Downtown

November 28, 2015, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

A holiday tradition that gets bigger,brighter and better every year! 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 starts down Jefferson at 5 PM.... Read More
Downtown

December 10, 2015, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us to experience a magical night in Downtown Burlington! Dozens of storefronts will come alive during the 16th annual Living Windows celebration! This favorite holiday event, includes lights, carolers, story readings, crafts, decorations, gingerbread houses, free horse drawn carriage rides, and much more. Santa Claus will also be on... Read More
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