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September 18, 2019

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Entertainment
September 19, 2019, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N. Third St
Set sail to Southeast Asia’s most intriguing, alluring and lovely countries. Locations include Hong Kong, Vietnam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Thailand, Java, the Spice Islands and Bali. These were the dream locations of Magellan some 500 years ago. From the ancient to the ultra-modern, the journey continues to the grand trading entrepot... Read More
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Food & Cooking
September 19, 2019, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Port of Burlington
Buy a chicken dinner and put a book in the hands of a local child! The 25th annual Rotary Chicken Barbeque will be Thursday, September 19, between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the Port of Burlington. Drive through service is available for carry out orders, or you can enjoy... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
September 19, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Entertainment
September 19, 2019, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N. Third St
The two-hour travelogue series lets you set sail to Southeast Asia’s most intriguing, alluring and lovely countries. Locations include Hong Kong, Vietnam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Thailand, Java, the Spice Islands and Bali. These were the dream locations of Magellan some 500 years ago. From the ancient to the ultra-modern, the journey... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
September 20, 2019, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Location: The Greater Burlington Partnership
Marketing is the key to helping a business survive and thrive. With consumer habits and trends changing constantly, it’s more important than ever for businesses to stay current with their marketing strategies. Keep your business up to speed with the Chamber of Commerce - Marketing Know-How Series. The quarterly seminar... Read More
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Shopping
September 20, 2019, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Fall into a great book, and get a great deal at the library's Fall Book Sale. Friday is Members' Day - Friends of the Library members get first crack at this amazing sale, just one of the many benefits of membership; for information about becoming a Friend of the Library,... Read More
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Children & Youth
September 20, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Open play group for children age 0-5 with their caregiver. Little ones can make music, play with puzzles and building toys, color and socialize. No registration required. For more information, visit burlington.lib.ia.us.
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Entertainment
September 20, 2019, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Jefferson Street
Classic cars and hot rods of all ages cruise the Jefferson Street "strip" in a blast from the past. Shop, dine, reminisce and check out the rolling stock.
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Shopping
September 21, 2019, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Support your local library and score some fabulous book bargains at the Friends of the Library annual Fall Book Sale. Members only sales on Friday; public sales Saturday and Sunday. For more information visit burlington.lib.ia.us.
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Shopping
September 22, 2019, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Fall into a great book, and get a great deal at the library's Fall Book Sale. Friday is Members' Day - Friends of the Library members get first crack at this amazing sale, just one of the many benefits of membership; for information about becoming a Friend of the Library,... Read More
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Entertainment
September 22, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Greater Burlington
The Burlington Organists Network fourth annual Organ Crawl begins at First Presbyterian Church (321 N. Fifth Street), and continues to First United Church of Christ (611 Columbia Street), Messiah Lutheran Church (2411 West Avenue) and Bethany Lutheran Church (2515 Madison Avenue). Eight organists will perform on the four organs. Come... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
September 26, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The popular Jefferson Street Farmers Market offers the best local produce, baked goods, canned goods, plants, and crafts in the region, along with meals and live entertainment every Thursday May - September. The market is held on the 300 - 500 blocks of Jefferson St. For more information or if... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
September 26, 2019, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Martini's Grill, 610 N. Fourth St
Chamber members and associates are invited to attend this networking event. Join us with your co-workers to build your network and grow your business!
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Greater Burlington Partnership
September 27, 2019, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Join Downtown Partners as you try some new tastes and browse the great shops in Downtown Burlington. Get a babysitter and bring your spouse and friends for a fun-filled evening. Purchase your advanced ticket for $10 per person online or at Weird Harold's. Tickets are $15 the day of the... Read More
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September 27, 2019, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Burlington By the Book, 301 Jefferson St
Iowa freelance writer, ghostwriter and author John Peragine will sign copies of his latest book, Iowa Wine, during the Fall Sip, Taste & Stroll event in downtown Burlington. For more information, visit facebook.com/BurlingtonBytheBook-62537491312
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September 28, 2019, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Greater Burlington
The 2019 Heritage Trust Tour of Homes showcases five historic homes with renovation projects underway, ongoing and fully realized. Learn about the history of these unique homes and find out what it takes to restore an historic building. For more information, follow the Heritage Trust on Facebook or visit burlingtonheritagetrust.com.... Read More
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Entertainment
September 28, 2019, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N. Third St
The Iowa Rock 'N Roll Music Association presents The Reunion 60s Music Weekend. Doors open at 6 PM; show starts at 7 PM. For more information, visit burlingtoncapitoltheater.com.
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Classes & Workshops
October 2, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Follow a group of Democrats and Republicans as they move through the Better Angels signature "Red/Blue" workshop, from initial skepticism to a more profound understanding and empathy for people who hold opposing views. Light refreshments will be served. To learn more, visit better-angels.org or check out the library's website at... Read More
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Food & Cooking
October 10, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: First United Church of Christ, 611 Columbia St
Homemade meat loaf or pulled pork sandwich, plus two sides, dessert and a beverage, all for just $7. Call ahead to carry out, or dine-in in the air-conditioned social hall in this beautiful historic church at the top of Snake Alley. Call 319-754-4807 for to go orders. For more information,... Read More
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Young Professionals
October 10, 2019, 5:05 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Martini's Grill, 610 N. 4th St
This is always one of the best after-hours events of the year! With half-price drinks all night (for Martini’s club members), you can enjoy this relaxed evening filled with plenty of networking and fun. Stop by at your convenience and stay for as long as you would like. RSVP by... Read More
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Entertainment
October 11, 2019, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington, 301 Jefferson St
Celebrate creativity while enjoying delicious appetizers, live music, wine and beer - and art! This fund-raising event is open to the public and features live music by Fretworks and "heavy" hors d'oeuvres, desserts, and a take-home art project, plus a cash bar. Tickets are $40 in advance and are available... Read More
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Health
October 12, 2019, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Port of Burlington, 400 N. Front St.
Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Visit the alz.org/iowa for more details.
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Entertainment
October 15, 2019, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
A dizzying blend of circus acrobatics, contemporary dance and live, progressive chamber music, Le Cirque Esprit: Spirit of the Machine is a show that dazzle, inform and expand audience horizons. Not one to miss! For more information, visit burlcivicmusic.com
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Food & Cooking
October 17, 2019, 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: First United Church of Christ
Enjoy a delicious turkey dinner at this historic church at the top of Snake Alley. Turkey and dressing, mashed potatoes, green beans, applesauce and dinner roll, plus dessert and a beverage for just $8.00; $4 for kid 10 and under. Call ahead for carry out (please call by 4:00 PM)... Read More
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October 18, 2019, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Open to Art Center members and the community! Live music, raffles for a chance to win original works of art, hors d’oeurves, and some kind of interesting twist to the evening! Tickets are available for purchase in early October. Visit artcenterofburlington.com for more information.
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Entertainment
October 18, 2019, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Jefferson Street
Classic cars and hot rods of all ages cruise the Jefferson Street "strip" in a blast from the past. Shop, dine, reminisce and check out the rolling stock.
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Children & Youth
October 25, 2019, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Bring the kiddos to Burlington's annual Downtown Trick or Treat for lots of Halloween fun and treats!
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Entertainment
November 4, 2019, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
See these talented classical tenors perform "Viva Italia!" - a salute to the great Italian tenors Caruso, Lanza, Pavarotti and Bocelli - in their US debut tour. For more information, visit burlcivicmusic.com
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Greater Burlington Partnership
November 10, 2019, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Get a head start on holiday gift buying at the specialty retail shops, sample food and refreshments, and register for the giveaway of $1000 in Downtown Dollars. Register for prizes at all participating merchants, and at 4 PM gather at the Art Center at 301 Jefferson for the drawing of... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
November 15, 2019, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
The annual All Member Show concludes the calendar year in the gallery. Each artist is an Art Center member and they could submit up to two pieces. This show is just one of the perks of becoming a member of the Art Center! Each year the amount of artwork grows,... Read More
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November 20, 2019, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Location: The Greater Burlington Partnership
Marketing is the key to helping a business survive and thrive. With consumer habits and trends changing constantly, it’s more important than ever for businesses to stay current with their marketing strategies. Keep your business up to speed with the Chamber of Commerce - Marketing Know-How Series. The quarterly seminar... Read More
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November 30, 2019, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Find a comfortable spot along Jefferson Street and relax while watching one of Burlington's best shows. The parade begins at 8th & Jefferson Streets and proceeds east down to Main Street. It's a very special evening in Downtown that will truly get you into the holiday spirit - especially when... Read More
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Downtown
December 5, 2019, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Experience that nostalgic, warm-fuzzy feeling with family in Downtown Burlington this Christmas. Spend a few hours making small crafts, painting pottery, creating a family photo and listening to Christmas stories! Visit artcenterofburlington.com for more information.
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Downtown
December 7, 2019, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Experience that nostalgic, warm-fuzzy feeling with family in Downtown Burlington this Christmas. Spend a few hours making small crafts, painting pottery, creating a family photo and listening to Christmas stories! Visit artcenterofburlington.com for more information.
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December 12, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
Dozens of storefronts will come alive during a magical night in Downtown Burlington! This favorite holiday event includes lights, carolers, story readings, crafts, decorations, gingerbread houses, free horse drawn carriage rides, and so much more. Santa Claus will also be on hand at his cottage at Sixth and Jefferson. It's... Read More
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Downtown
December 14, 2019, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Experience that nostalgic, warm-fuzzy feeling with family in Downtown Burlington this Christmas. Spend a few hours making small crafts, painting pottery, creating a family photo and listening to Christmas stories! Visit artcenterofburlington.com for more information.
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Entertainment
January 8, 2020, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
Based in Chicago and featuring musicians from Bosnia, Spain, the UK - including two Grammy award nominees - and the US, Fandango! has been hailed as " ... the most exciting new group on Chicago's musical scene." For more information, visit burlcivicmusic.com
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Entertainment
February 15, 2020, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
The Bolshoi-trained dancers of the Russian National Ballet return to grace the stage at Memorial Auditorium in Petipa's magical ballet, The Sleeping Beauty. For more information, visit burlcivicmusic.com.
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Entertainment
March 31, 2020, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
A high-energy musical celebration of contemporary a cappella, conceived and arranged by Deke Sharon, vocal producer of Pitch Perfect and The Sing-Off, featuring four internationally recognized, award-winning ensembles. For more information, visit burlcivicmusic.com
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April 21, 2020, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
From Celtic reels and Gypsy jazz to flamenco and Cuban rhythms, this award-winning Canadian ensemble takes audiences on a tour of cultures, styles and genres unlike any other musical performance. For more information, visit burlcivicmusic.com
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