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Food & Cooking
May 25, 2019, 6:30 AM - 11:30 AM (CST)
Location: Port of Burlington
The Kiwanis club's annual Pancake Breakfast is the primary fundraising activity for the club. Held at the Port of Burlington on the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend, this event can be best described as "the place to be" in Burlington. Annually, approximately 3,500 breakfasts are served, raising over $30,000, all... Read More
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May 25, 2019, 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM (CST)
Location: Downtown Burlington
Voted the 5th Best Criterium in the U.S. by a national cycling magazine, the Snake Alley Criterium pits athletes from all over against Snake Alley, named "Unbelievably Crooked" by Ripley's Believe It or Not!. Watch top cyclists as they race around a 15 block course and up Snake Alley. The... Read More
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May 25, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (CST)
Location: Starr’s Cave Nature Center
Catch critters in Flint Creek! The Naturalists will help identify the critters that are caught! *Due to the rising water levels of Flint Creek and the continued chance of precipitation this week, we will not be creek stomping during the 2019 Critter Catch. Instead, there will be lots of indoor... Read More
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Entertainment
May 25, 2019, 8:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington St
QCA hip-hop/soul artist Colton David Graham with Soultru, plus Iowa City-meets-Chicago hip-hop due Strangers of Necessity and QC native Aubrey Barnes live at The Washington. Doors open at 7 PM, music starts at 9 PM. $10 cover.
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May 26, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Check out this year's auction offerings for three days leading up to the auction at the Art Center of Burlington! Bids may be placed during this period as well. Art work will be on display May 24-26; auction will begin at 2 PM on May 26. For more information, visit... Read More
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May 26, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Hot racing action and camping available! Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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May 27, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium, American Legion Room
The Burlington Municipal Band will perform its annual Memorial Day concert at American Legion Post 52 on the first floor at Burlington Memorial Auditorium. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit muniband.org.
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May 28, 2019, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Community Field
Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Visit gobees.com for more details.
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May 29, 2019, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Community Field
Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Visit gobees.com for more details.
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Children & Youth
May 30, 2019, 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location: YMCA, 2410 Mt. Pleasant St
Kid's Gym is a fun school day out program for elementary students in grades K-5 at the Burlington Y. Children will participate in various activities, including crafts. games and swimming. Cost is $16 for members and $24 for non-members. For more information, visit burlingtony.org
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Greater Burlington Partnership
May 30, 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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May 30, 2019, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Community Field
Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Visit gobees.com for more details.
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Children & Youth
May 31, 2019, 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Location: YMCA, 2410 Mt. Pleasant St
Kid's Gym is a fun school day out program for elementary students in grades K-5 at the Burlington Y. Children will participate in various activities, including crafts. games and swimming. Cost is $16 for members and $24 for non-members. For more information, visit burlingtony.org
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May 31, 2019, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Countess B & B
Enjoy an historical four-course dinner with Ulysses S. Grant - in the person of Grant impersonator Larry Werline. General Grant will regale guests with his memories of President Lincoln over wine, dinner and dessert. Guests are encouraged to consider period dress. Reservations are required; tickets are $35. For more information,... Read More
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May 31, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public Library
Local author Joy Cleveland will discuss her new novel, To Call My Own. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, visit burlington.lib.ia.us
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May 31, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N. Third St
The 2019 SCC Animation Showcase will feature animation, visual effects, and video projects done by students in the animation program at Southeastern Community College. Students creators will be on hand after the main show to meet and speak with the public about their work. This event is FREE to the... Read More
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May 31, 2019, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Community Field
Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Visit gobees.com for more details.
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Entertainment
May 31, 2019, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: The Washington, 306 Washington St
Chicago native Lauren Anderson has been compared with talents such as Janis Joplin and Joss Stone with a soulful style that leaves audiences hanging on every note. Named Female Vocalist of the Year in 2015 by Midwest Music Awards, her second LP, "The Game," was one of the top 50... Read More
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June 1, 2019, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Satrr's Cave Nature Center
Enjoy and help improve our local trail system. The Bike Burlington Club will lead cyclists up the Flint River Trail, completing volunteer work projects along the way; non-cyclists will hike trails to do the same. The event will conclude where Flint River Trails meets Big Hollow Recreation Area for a... Read More
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Food & Cooking
June 1, 2019, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Applebee's Bar & Grill, 116 S. Roosevelt Ave
Support the Capitol's Summer Youth Theater Program - help raise funds for materials, production costs, and scholarships for those in need. A $5 ticket will buy a delicious pancake breakfast theatrically served by theater camp youth, including pancakes, bacon and beverage. Tickets available at the Capitol Theater, theater camp youth... Read More
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Downtown
June 1, 2019, 10:00 AM - June 30, 2019, 5:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Throughout the month of June, stop in the Art Center to view contemporary ceramic and bronze sculpture from Moline, IL artist David Zahn. The gallery show is free and open to the public during Art Center hours. For more information, visit artcenterofburlington.com
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June 1, 2019, 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
Cars, trucks, Harley Davidson motorcycles, side-by-sides, jet skis, outdoor grills, smokers and so much more will be showcased at the first annual Bog Boys, Big Toys event, sponsored by the Hawk Eye and Shottenkirk West Burlington. Grills will be fired up outside the auditorium, and inside you'll find cold beer... Read More
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Health
June 1, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Prugh-Thielen Funeral Home
Celebrate the lives of loved ones who have passed by releasing a butterfly in their honor, followed by refreshments in the Prugh-Thielen Community Room. For more information, visit prughthielencares.com
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June 1, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Family fun, fast dirt track racing! The premier place to race in Southeast Iowa! Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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Food & Cooking
June 1, 2019, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Countess B & B
Enjoy an historical four-course dinner with Ulysses S. Grant - in the person of Grant impersonator Larry Werline. General Grant will regale guests with his memories of President Lincoln over wine, dinner and dessert. Guests are encouraged to consider period dress. Reservations are required; tickets are $35. For more information,... Read More
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June 1, 2019, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Community Field
Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Visit gobees.com for more details.
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Shopping
June 2, 2019, 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
Cars, trucks, Harley Davidson motorcycles, side-by-sides, jet skis, outdoor grills, smokers and so much more will be showcased at the first annual Bog Boys, Big Toys event, sponsored by the Hawk Eye and Shottenkirk West Burlington. Grills will be fired up outside the auditorium, and inside you'll find cold beer... Read More
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Classes & Workshops
June 2, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Learn how to check and fill tires, change a flat, check and fill oil and other engine fluids and much more basic car maintenance. Proceeds will benefit the 34 Raceway Junior Fan Club. Pre-register by emailing Jessi@34Raceway.com. For more information, visit facebook.com/34Raceway
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June 2, 2019, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Community Field
Join the excitement and cheer on your home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. Visit gobees.com for more details.
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Entertainment
June 2, 2019, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM (CST)
Location: Crapo Park Band Shell, 2600 South Madison Ave
Burlington High School band director Derrick Murphy will conduct the Municipal Band's first regular concert of the season, featuring two special guest artists, outstanding student musicians from local middle schools.These family-friendly concerts are free and take place in beautiful Crapo Park overlooking the Mississippi River. Park benches are provided and... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
June 3, 2019, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: Burlington Public LIbrary
Enjoy crafty word play while creating coasters using Scrabble tiles. Supplies and guidance provided. Registration is required; to register or for more information, visit burlington.lib.ia.us
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Greater Burlington Partnership
June 4, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Shankopotamus Golf Academy at Spirit Hollow

 

 

 

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June 5, 2019, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Spirit Hollow Golf Course
The 2019 Loren Walker Memorial Golf Tournament will be Wednesday, June 5 at Spirit Hollow. Entry forms are available at the Southeastern Community College athletic office. Proceeds support SCC men's basketball. Four-person best shot team; 10 AM shotgun start. This is a flighted tournament with team prizes for longest drive,... Read More
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June 5, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public LIbrary
Upcycle 'bits & pieces' into photo blocks. Supplies and guidance provided. Registration is required; to register or for more information, visit burlington.lib.ia.us
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Greater Burlington Partnership
June 6, 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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June 7, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Burlington Public Library, 210 Court St
Debra DeLaet, professor of Political Science at Drake University in Des Moines, is the featured speaker for this free monthly event. Ms. DeLaet will discuss integrating the promotion of human rights in our everyday lives - families, workplaces, civic spaces. Light refreshments will be provided by Sunnybrook of Burlington in... Read More
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June 7, 2019, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Community Field
Join the excitement and cheer on the home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. gobees.com
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June 7, 2019, 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Wake N Bake Breakfast Company
Live music at Wake N Bake, rain or shine - inside if rain, outdoors if not - with the funky band Jive Radio. For more information, visit facebook.com/wakenbakebreakfast
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Children & Youth
June 8, 2019, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Big Hollow Creek Recreation Area
In conjunction with Iowa’s Free Fishing Weekend, kids in grades K – 6 can enjoy this free catch-and-release fishing derby at Big Hollow, sponsored by the Optimists Club. Bait will be provided, and there will be a hot dog roast; please bring your own fishing poles. For more information, visit... Read More
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Classes & Workshops
June 8, 2019, 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: Comfort Suites, 1780 Stonegate Dr
Featuring keynote speaker Marie Cochran, a certified John Maxwell coach and mentor, this conference is for women 18 years of age and up who desire to live more fully in who they were created to be. LYPC aims to help participants let go of the past and discover a pathway... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
June 8, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Burlington Public LIbrary
Learn to screen-print images on t-shirts with a silk screen. Bring a light-colored shirt; other supplies and guidance provided. Registration is required; to register or for more information, visit burlington.lib.ia.us
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Sports & Outdoors
June 8, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Family fun, fast dirt track racing! The premier place to race in Southeast Iowa! Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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Entertainment
Food & Cooking
June 8, 2019, 5:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: Outpost Bar & Grill, 2505 Mt. Pleasant St
Double Play, Late Night Radio, Razin Kane Reunion and more will be 'rockin' for Rushton' to help a local little boy's family raise funds for costs associated with cancer treatment. For more information, visit facebook.com/The-Outpost-Bar-And-Grill
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June 8, 2019, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Community Field
It's fireworks night at Community Field! Join the excitement and cheer on the home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. gobees.com
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Greater Burlington Partnership
June 8, 2019, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM (CST)
Location: Fifth & Valley Streets
Bring a lawn chair and enjoy this week's outdoor movie, Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation, shown on the side of the Drake Hardware and Software building. Games and activities for the kids, snack and drink vendors available and the movie starts at dusk. No admission but donations are accepted. *No glass... Read More
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June 9, 2019, 6:00 AM - 2:00 PM (CST)
Location: Des Moines County Fairgrounds
A full day of family fun shopping through the flea market aisles filled with animals, tools, antiques, toys and so much more. Find anything from a kitchen sink to a diamond ring and everything in between. Formerly the Southeastern Iowa Pigeon Club Swap Meet. For more information visit westburlingtonfleamarket.com Read More
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June 9, 2019, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Community Field
Join the excitement and cheer on the home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. gobees.com
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Children & Youth
June 9, 2019, 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Location: Crapo Park, 2600 Madison Ave
Kick off Summer with a fun filled day of activities in beautiful Crapo Park. Bounce house, canoe rides, face painting, games, prizes, and on-the-spot teddy bear repairs. The Burlington Municipal Band will play following the picnic. Food and snacks available for purchase from Burlington Music Boosters and Ice Monkey. For... Read More
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June 9, 2019, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM (CST)
Location: Crapo Park Band Shell, 2600 South Madison Ave
Adam Creager conducts the Municipal Band's Teddy Bear Picnic concert. These family-friendly concerts are free and take place in beautiful Crapo Park overlooking the Mississippi River. Park benches are provided and audience members often bring lawn chairs and blankets. For more information, visit muniband.org
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June 10, 2019, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: Burlington Public LIbrary
Create an epic work of edible art -entirely out of Skittles! Supplies and guidance provided. Registration is required; to register or for more information, visit burlington.lib.ia.us
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June 10, 2019, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Community Field
Join the excitement and cheer on the home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. gobees.com
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June 12, 2019, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: 102 N. Main St, Danville
The Anne Frank Museum at Danville Station will be open free of charge and refreshments will be served in honor of Anne Frank's 90th birthday. Visitors are encouraged to add to the museum's post card collection in honor of Anne's love of collecting post cards. For more information, visit danvillestation.net.
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Children & Youth
June 13, 2019, 7:00 AM - June 15, 2019, 4:00 PM
Location: Burlington RecPlex
A three-day camp for boys and girls high school soccer teams with five matches over the course of the camp. The event is open to varsity and junior varsity boys and girls soccer teams. For more information, visit summersoccerteamcamp.com
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June 13, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: First United Church of Christ
Enjoy a delicious lunch at the top of Burlington's Snake Alley! Choose from BeefRites or chicken salad sandwich, plus your choice of two sides, dessert and a drink, all for only $6.00. Enjoy lunch in the social hall, or call ahead to carry out. For more information visit firstuccburl.org Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
June 13, 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
June 14, 2019, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CST)
Location: Port of Burlington, 400 N Front St, Burlington
Come down to the Port of Burlington for fun, food, and entertainment! Adult beverages will be available as well as food trucks in the area.
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June 14, 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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June 14, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Wake N Bake Breakfast Company, 713 Jefferson St
Bluzillion brings their unique groovy/funky/bluesy sound to The Wake n Bake Breakfast Company for Cruise Night in downtown Burlington. For more information, visit facebook.com/wakenbakebreakfast
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June 14, 2019, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Roederer's Pit Stop, 1100 Chalfant St
Enjoy an evening of laughter with "the caffeinated voice of reason," comedian Steve Sabo. Contact Roederer's Pit Stop for tickets or more information, or visit facebook.com/roederers
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June 15, 2019, 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location: Dankwardt Park
Two-day disc golf tournament; unsanctioned doubles on Saturday, B Tier singles on Sunday. Register online at kronkdiscgolf.com
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June 15, 2019, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Big Hollow Recreation Area, 152nd Ave, Sperry
DMCC Environmental Education staff will be on Big Hollow Lake once a month from June thru October. Get out on the water for some paddling fun as we explore the lake. We will see birds, fish, and fall colors. A limited number of boats are available and space is limited.... Read More
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Children & Youth
June 15, 2019, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: DeEdwin and Gladys White Memorial Park, 400 block Angular St
The Burlington NAACP will host "A Celebration of Freedom" with cake walk, dunk tank, face painting, bounce house, games, prizes, book giveaways and a 50/50 raffle plus food, beverages and ice cream. Admission is free but donations will be accepted and vendors will be on site; proceeds benefit the local... Read More
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June 15, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
$5 General Admission night. Family fun, fast dirt track racing! The premier place to race in Southeast Iowa! Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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June 15, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N. Third St
Local belly dance troupe Destination Tribal specializes in "tribal fusion" dance. Don't miss this fun and exciting performance of an ancient dance form! For more information, visit facebook.com/Capitol-Theater-of-Burlington-Iowa-130357920316676
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Greater Burlington Partnership
June 15, 2019, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM (CST)
Location: Fifth & Valley Streets
Bring a lawn chair and enjoy this week's outdoor movie, Smallfoot, shown on the side of the Drake Hardware and Software building. Games and activities for the kids, snack and drink vendors available and the movie starts at dusk. No admission but donations are accepted. *No glass bottles please* Greaterburlington.com... Read More
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June 16, 2019, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (CST)
Location: Snake Alley, Downtown Burlington
The largest fine arts fair of its kind in the region since 1967. Taking place on historic Snake Alley “The Crookedest Street in the World!” and in the leafy Heritage Hill Neighborhood this event features over 80 art exhibitors. Enjoy live music, family activities and great food, too!
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Food & Cooking
June 16, 2019, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: First United Church of Christ, 611 Columbia St
Enjoy a delicious lunch in the First United Church air conditioned social hall at the top of Burlington's Snake Alley! Choose from Beef Rites, grilled chicken sandwich, all-beef hot dogs or bratwurst, plus German potato salad, baked beans, cole slaw and a variety of desserts and beverages. For more information... Read More
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June 17, 2019, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Burlington Public LIbrary
Learn the humble art of baking a simple loaf of bread; take home a sample of dough to bake and enjoy. Supplies and guidance provided. Registration is required; to register or for more information, visit burlington.lib.ia.us
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Health
June 17, 2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: The Nest, 214 N. Fourth St Suite 3-C
The Nest of Des Moines County Parent Education Family Support Program will host a free vision screening for children, sponsored by the Burlington Lions Club. The screening is quick, painless and can detect early signs of eye disease and other vision problems. For more information, contact Karen Erickson at The... Read More
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June 17, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Great River Klein Center, 1307 Gear Ave, West Burlington
Celebrate Father's Day with some of Dad's favorite things: cars! The Klein Center is hosting a car show in support of elderly residents. For more information, visit facebook.com/GreatRiverKleinCenter
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June 19, 2019, 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Location: First United Methodist Church
The Washington Street Strutters will perform traditional jazz at the final concert of the Burlington Lunchtime Chamber Music Series 3rd season. Members of the group are John Cooper (trumpet), Jason Edwards (clarinet), Jim Priebe (trombone), Patricia Bullinger (piano), Jason Lambert (bass), & Dave Scott (drums). The concert is free and... Read More
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June 20, 2019, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Southeast Iowa Regional Airport
Recall the excitement of the Roaring '20s with a ride on the Ford Tri-Motor, the first luxury airliner and the plane that marked the beginning of commercial flight. Advance pricing $72; walk-up pricing $77. For more information, visit flytheford.org
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June 20, 2019, 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
The Snake Alley Festival of Film is dedicated to showcasing the best short films from around the world. Films will screen daily at the beautifully restored Capitol Theater in the heart of downtown Burlington from June 20 - 23. For more information, visit snakealleyfestivaloffilm.com
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Greater Burlington Partnership
June 20, 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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June 20, 2019, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Community Field
Join the excitement and cheer on the home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. gobees.com
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June 21, 2019, 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
The Snake Alley Festival of Film is dedicated to showcasing the best short films from around the world. Films will screen daily at the beautifully restored Capitol Theater in the heart of downtown Burlington from June 20 - 23. For more information, visit snakealleyfestivaloffilm.com
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June 21, 2019, 5:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
Burlington Riverfront Entertainment (BRE) & Inked Entertainment presents GRANGER SMITH, MITCHELL TENPENNY, & HARDY June 21 on the Burlington Riverfront! Tickets are just $30 can be purchased on Ticketmaster or at the Auditorium Box Office Tues-Fri 10:30am-4:30pm. For more information, visit bma-live.com
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June 21, 2019, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Community Field
Join the excitement and cheer on the home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. gobees.com
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June 22, 2019, 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
The Snake Alley Festival of Film is dedicated to showcasing the best short films from around the world. Films will screen daily at the beautifully restored Capitol Theater in the heart of downtown Burlington from June 20 - 23. For more information, visit snakealleyfestivaloffilm.com
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June 22, 2019, 5:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location: Burlington riverfront
Legendary rock band 38 Special comes to the Burlington riverfront for an outdoor concert with several regional rock bands TBA. Tickets at ticketmaster.com
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June 22, 2019, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Community Field
It's fireworks night at Community Field! Join the excitement and cheer on the home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. gobees.com
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Children & Youth
June 23, 2019, 8:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Location: Dankwardt Park
The Annual Burlington Youth Triathlon hosted by Great River Health System and Team BEAST is held to encourage youth to be active and healthy. Helmets are required and chip timing will be used. Distances vary based on age groups: 7 - 8, 9 - 11 and 12 - 14. Visit... Read More
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June 23, 2019, 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater
The Snake Alley Festival of Film is dedicated to showcasing the best short films from around the world. Films will screen daily at the beautifully restored Capitol Theater in the heart of downtown Burlington from June 20 - 23. For more information, visit snakealleyfestivaloffilm.com
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June 23, 2019, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Community Field
Join the excitement and cheer on the home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. gobees.com
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June 23, 2019, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N. Third St
In conjunction with the Snake Alley Festival of Film, actor/producer Greg Sestero performs a live reading of the modern cult classic film The Room. Here's your chance to get a glimpse inside the making of a really bad movie! For more information, visit facebook.com/snakealleyfestivaloffilm
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June 23, 2019, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM (CST)
Location: Crapo Park Band Shell, 2600 South Madison Ave
Bel Canto Chorale director Jacob Yochum directs the Burlington Municipal band. These family-friendly concerts are free and take place in beautiful Crapo Park overlooking the Mississippi River. Park benches are provided and audience members often bring lawn chairs and blankets. For more information, visit muniband.org
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June 24, 2019, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: Burlington Public LIbrary
It's a LEGO club for adults! Supplies and guidance provided, but you may bring additional LEGO of your own if desired. For more information, visit burlington.lib.ia.us
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June 25, 2019, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Community Field
Join the excitement and cheer on the home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. gobees.com
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Young Professionals
Greater Burlington Partnership
June 26, 2019, 5:05 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: The Drake
Network with new and old friends while enjoying some appetizers on the patio (weather pending). RSVP by June 19. $15 for non-members. First event is complementary for prospective members. To register or for more information, visit facebook.com/groups/greaterburlingtonyp This event sponsored by C-CAT
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June 26, 2019, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Community Field
Join the excitement and cheer on the home team, the Burlington Bees, Midwest League affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels. gobees.com
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Downtown
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Greater Burlington Partnership
June 27, 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
June 28, 2019, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM (CST)
Location: Fifth & Valley Streets
Bring a lawn chair and enjoy this week's outdoor movie, Turbo, shown on the side of the Drake Hardware and Software building. Games and activities for the kids, snack and drink vendors available and the movie starts at dusk. No admission but donations are accepted. *No glass bottles please* Greaterburlington.com... Read More
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Shopping
June 29, 2019, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: West Burlington
Discover treasures and bargains galore throughout the city of West Burlington during the annual city-wide garage sale. Maps will be available after June 26 at West Burlington City Hall and West Burlington Pool. For more information, visit westburlington.org
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June 29, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Family fun, fast dirt track racing! The premier place to race in Southeast Iowa! Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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Entertainment
June 30, 2019, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM (CST)
Location: Crapo Park Band Shell, 2600 South Madison Ave
Former Burlington schools band director Ted Francis conducts the Burlington Municpal Band. These family-friendly concerts are free and take place in beautiful Crapo Park overlooking the Mississippi River. Park benches are provided and audience members often bring lawn chairs and blankets. For more information, visit muniband.org
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July 4, 2019, 6:00 AM - 11:55 PM (CST)
All day event - See website for more information
Location: Downtown West Burlington
Celebrate the 4th of July with a day and evening of fun in West Burlington. Start the day with a pancake breakfast, then enjoy a craft show, bicycle races, youth talent show, parade and more. Live music and food vendors all day with the beloved annual fireworks show as a... Read More
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July 6, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Family fun, fast dirt track racing! The premier place to race in Southeast Iowa! Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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Downtown
Entertainment
Greater Burlington Partnership
July 11, 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
July 12, 2019, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM (CST)
Location: Fifth & Valley Streets
Bring a lawn chair and enjoy this week's outdoor movie, How To Train Your dragon: The Hidden World, shown on the side of the Drake Hardware and Software building. Games and activities for the kids, snack and drink vendors available and the movie starts at dusk. No admission but donations... Read More
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July 13, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Family fun, fast dirt track racing! The premier place to race in Southeast Iowa! Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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Arts & Crafts
July 14, 2019, 6:00 AM - 2:00 PM (CST)
Location: Des Moines County Fairgrounds
A full day of family fun shopping through the flea market aisles filled with animals, tools, antiques, toys and so much more. Find anything from a kitchen sink to a diamond ring and everything in between. Formerly the Southeastern Iowa Pigeon Club Swap Meet. For more information visit westburlingtonfleamarket.com Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
July 18, 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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July 19, 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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July 20, 2019, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Burlington Riverfront
The largest river steamboat ever built, the grand American Queen is an elegant triumph of American ingenuity. Lacelike detailing evokes memories of the riverboats that preceded her and inspired her designers. Join us on the riverfront to see the largest most opulent riverboat in the world grace Burlington's riverfront and... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
July 20, 2019, 9:00 AM - 4:00 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. Featuring antique and vintage décor, repurposed, re-imagined, or up-cycled items, handcrafted goods, architectural salvage, primitive and farmhouse accents, as well as local eats! A one day extravaganza,... Read More
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July 20, 2019, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Big Hollow Recreation Area, 152nd Ave, Sperry
DMCC Environmental Education staff will be on Big Hollow Lake once a month from June thru October. Get out on the water for some paddling fun as we explore the lake. We will see birds, fish, and fall colors. A limited number of boats are available and space is limited.... Read More
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July 20, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Family fun, fast dirt track racing! The premier place to race in Southeast Iowa! Visit 34raceway.com for more information.
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Food & Cooking
July 23, 2019, 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: Des Moines County Fairgrounds
There's truly something for everyone at the Des Moines County Fair! Plenty of shopping opportunities, great homemade food and treats, music and entertainment, games and contests - and of course the time-honored tradition of 4H kids showing their prize animals. New to the fair this year is the Smokin' Gun... Read More
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July 24, 2019, 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: Des Moines County Fairgrounds
There's truly something for everyone at the Des Moines County Fair! Plenty of shopping opportunities, great homemade food and treats, music and entertainment, games and contests - and of course the time-honored tradition of 4H kids showing their prize animals. New to the fair this year is the Smokin' Gun... Read More
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July 25, 2019, 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: Des Moines County Fairgrounds
There's truly something for everyone at the Des Moines County Fair! Plenty of shopping opportunities, great homemade food and treats, music and entertainment, games and contests - and of course the time-honored tradition of 4H kids showing their prize animals. New to the fair this year is the Smokin' Gun... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
July 25, 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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July 26, 2019
Location: Downtown Burlington
The 2019 Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa, which will take place from July 21 – July 27, will be stopping in Greater Burlington for an overnight! Cheer on thousands of bicyclists as they venture through Iowa. Visit burlingtonragbrai.com for more details.
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July 26, 2019, 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: Des Moines County Fairgrounds
There's truly something for everyone at the Des Moines County Fair! Plenty of shopping opportunities, great homemade food and treats, music and entertainment, games and contests - and of course the time-honored tradition of 4H kids showing their prize animals. New to the fair this year is the Smokin' Gun... Read More
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July 27, 2019, 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: Des Moines County Fairgrounds
There's truly something for everyone at the Des Moines County Fair! Plenty of shopping opportunities, great homemade food and treats, music and entertainment, games and contests - and of course the time-honored tradition of 4H kids showing their prize animals. New to the fair this year is the Smokin' Gun... Read More
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July 27, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Des Moines County Fairgrounds
Make some memories at the Des Moines County Fair! Mutton Bustin' is open to kids under 55 lbs. The top eight finalists will compete again for a short go-round. To register or for more information, visit desmoinescountyfair.com
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July 28, 2019, 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: Des Moines County Fairgrounds
There's truly something for everyone at the Des Moines County Fair! Plenty of shopping opportunities, great homemade food and treats, music and entertainment, games and contests - and of course the time-honored tradition of 4H kids showing their prize animals. New to the fair this year is the Smokin' Gun... Read More
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July 29, 2019, 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: Des Moines County Fairgrounds
There's truly something for everyone at the Des Moines County Fair! Plenty of shopping opportunities, great homemade food and treats, music and entertainment, games and contests - and of course the time-honored tradition of 4H kids showing their prize animals. New to the fair this year is the Smokin' Gun... Read More
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July 30, 2019, 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Des Moines County Fairgrounds
Des Moines County Fair closes today with a pancake breakfast from 7-9 AM and the Market Livestock Auction at 9 AM. For more information, or for vendor and registration forms, visit desmoinescountyfair.com
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Greater Burlington Partnership
August 1, 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
August 2, 2019, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CST)
Location: Port of Burlington, 400 N Front St, Burlington
Come down to the Port of Burlington for fun, food, and entertainment! Adult beverages will be available as well as food trucks in the area.
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Sports & Outdoors
August 3, 2019
Location: Flint Hills Golf Course
Art Klein Memorial Scholarship tournament put on by Burlington Elks Lodge #84. Four person best shot and fun for all!
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August 3, 2019, 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Burlington Riverfront
Gus Macker features 3-on-3 basketball tournaments that have been an American Original for 45+ years. Anyone can play; male or female, young or old, experienced or not. Players and spectators enjoy competition and family fun while communities raise money for local charities. It's a win-win. Who wouldn't want to play... Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
August 4, 2019, 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location: Burlington Riverfront
Gus Macker features 3-on-3 basketball tournaments that have been an American Original for 45+ years. Anyone can play; male or female, young or old, experienced or not. Players and spectators enjoy competition and family fun while communities raise money for local charities. It's a win-win. Who wouldn't want to play... Read More
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August 8, 2019, 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Burlington Riverfront
A sister boat to the American Queen will be docking in Burlington! This intimate masterpiece can carry up to 166 guests through America's heartland. Join on the riverfront to see this beautiful riverboat grace Burlington's riverfront and welcome the passengers of the American Duchess. Visit americanqueensteanboatcompany.com for more details.
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Greater Burlington Partnership
August 8, 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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Arts & Crafts
August 11, 2019, 6:00 AM - 2:00 PM (CST)
Location: Des Moines County Fairgrounds
A full day of family fun shopping through the flea market aisles filled with animals, tools, antiques, toys and so much more. Find anything from a kitchen sink to a diamond ring and everything in between. Formerly the Southeastern Iowa Pigeon Club Swap Meet. For more information visit westburlingtonfleamarket.com Read More
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August 13, 2019, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location: Port of Burlington
The Columbus Foundation once again will bring the historically accurate replica ships the Niña and Pinta to Burlington's riverfront August 13 - 18. The Portuguese caravels offer visitors an opportunity to learn about life on the open seas for Christopher Columbus and other early ocean-going explorers.
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August 14, 2019, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location: Port of Burlington
The Columbus Foundation once again will bring the historically accurate replica ships the Niña and Pinta to Burlington's riverfront August 13 - 18. The Portuguese caravels offer visitors an opportunity to learn about life on the open seas for Christopher Columbus and other early ocean-going explorers.
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August 15, 2019, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location: Port of Burlington
The Columbus Foundation once again will bring the historically accurate replica ships the Niña and Pinta to Burlington's riverfront August 13 - 18. The Portuguese caravels offer visitors an opportunity to learn about life on the open seas for Christopher Columbus and other early ocean-going explorers.
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Greater Burlington Partnership
August 15, 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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Sports & Outdoors
August 15, 2019, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Big Hollow Recreation Area, 152nd Ave, Sperry
DMCC Environmental Education staff will be on Big Hollow Lake once a month from June thru October. Get out on the water for some paddling fun as we explore the lake. We will see birds, fish, and fall colors. A limited number of boats are available and space is limited.... Read More
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August 16, 2019, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location: Port of Burlington
The Columbus Foundation once again will bring the historically accurate replica ships the Niña and Pinta to Burlington's riverfront August 13 - 18. The Portuguese caravels offer visitors an opportunity to learn about life on the open seas for Christopher Columbus and other early ocean-going explorers.
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Entertainment
August 16, 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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Festival & Fairs
August 16, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Crapo Park Bandshell
The Faith Festival will come alive with a chance to deepen one's faith! All faiths welcome and free to the public. Visit dmcountycatholic.org for more details.
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August 17, 2019, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location: Port of Burlington
The Columbus Foundation once again will bring the historically accurate replica ships the Niña and Pinta to Burlington's riverfront August 13 - 18. The Portuguese caravels offer visitors an opportunity to learn about life on the open seas for Christopher Columbus and other early ocean-going explorers.
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Festival & Fairs
August 17, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Crapo Park Bandshell
The Faith Festival will come alive with a chance to deepen one's faith! All faiths welcome and free to the public. Visit dmcountycatholic.org for more details.
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August 18, 2019, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location: Port of Burlington
The Columbus Foundation once again will bring the historically accurate replica ships the Niña and Pinta to Burlington's riverfront August 13 - 18. The Portuguese caravels offer visitors an opportunity to learn about life on the open seas for Christopher Columbus and other early ocean-going explorers.
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Young Professionals
Greater Burlington Partnership
August 21, 2019, 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Lindon Wines
Tour the Lindon Wines Winery and sample some delicious wine. Network with some new and old friends! RSVP by August 14. $15 for non-members. First event is complementary for prospective members.
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Greater Burlington Partnership
August 22, 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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August 24, 2019, 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Burlington Riverfront
A sister boat to the American Queen will be docking in Burlington! This intimate masterpiece can carry up to 166 guests through America's heartland. Join on the riverfront to see this beautiful riverboat grace Burlington's riverfront and welcome the passengers of the American Duchess. Visit americanqueensteanboatcompany.com for more details.
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Arts & Crafts
Downtown
August 24, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Art Center of Burlington
Come create art, meet the instructors, and discover everything the Art Center has to offer for the entire family! Visit artcenterofburlington.com for more details.
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Festival & Fairs
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August 24, 2019, 4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Capitol Theater, 211 N 4rd St
Pull up a couch - or a loveseat, chair, hammock, futon or whatever makes you comfortable - and enjoy an ice-cold beverage and delicious food while listening to great music from local and area bands. Entertainment lineup TBA. Tickets are $15 at the gate; kids 12 and under free. Inside... Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
August 29, 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 5, 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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Arts & Crafts
September 8, 2019, 6:00 AM - 2:00 PM (CST)
Location: Des Moines County Fairgrounds
A full day of family fun shopping through the flea market aisles filled with animals, tools, antiques, toys and so much more. Find anything from a kitchen sink to a diamond ring and everything in between. Formerly the Southeastern Iowa Pigeon Club Swap Meet. For more information visit westburlingtonfleamarket.com Read More
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Greater Burlington Partnership
September 12, 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 18, 2019, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
This inaugural event for Chamber members rallies elected officials, industry leaders, and local entrepreneurs around a single topic: the local economy. This luncheon will be an opportunity to set the tone for economic momentum and ensure the community and its policy-makers agree on a coordinated direction. Platinum Sponsor: Momentum Sponsor:... 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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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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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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Sports & Outdoors
September 21, 2019, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Big Hollow Recreation Area, 152nd Ave, Sperry
DMCC Environmental Education staff will be on Big Hollow Lake once a month from June thru October. Get out on the water for some paddling fun as we explore the lake. We will see birds, fish, and fall colors. A limited number of boats are available and space is limited.... Read More
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September 25, 2019, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: PZAZZ! Entertainment Center
Volunteers, supporting businesses and employee groups are invited to attend. Visit burlingtoniaunitedway.org for details.
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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 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 $15 per person online or at the Iowa Store and Weird Harold's. Tickets are $20... Read More
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September 27, 2019, 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Watch the 360 Sprints get on the gas and haul in for cash! Live band to follow. Camping is available on site.
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September 28, 2019, 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: 34 Raceway
Watch the 360 Sprints get on the gas and haul in for cash! Camping is available on site. Visit 34raceway.com for more details.
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September 28, 2019, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Burlington Memorial Auditorium
America's Got Talent alums, Emmy award winners and Billboard's #10 Classical Crossover Artists in the world, the Texas Tenors are classically trained artists with Midwestern roots (Marcus Collins is from Washington, IA). The Tenors' 10th Anniversary Tour brings them back to the Heartland with their unique interpretations of original, traditional... Read More
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Arts & Crafts
September 29, 2019, 6:00 AM - 2:00 PM (CST)
Location: Des Moines County Fairgrounds
A full day of family fun shopping through the flea market aisles filled with animals, tools, antiques, toys and so much more. Find anything from a kitchen sink to a diamond ring and everything in between. Formerly the Southeastern Iowa Pigeon Club Swap Meet. For more information visit westburlingtonfleamarket.com Read More
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Sports & Outdoors
October 12, 2019, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Big Hollow Recreation Area, 152nd Ave, Sperry
DMCC Environmental Education staff will be on Big Hollow Lake once a month from June thru October. Get out on the water for some paddling fun as we explore the lake. We will see birds, fish, and fall colors. A limited number of boats are available and space is limited.... Read More
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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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Children & Youth
October 12, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Dankwardt Park
Bring the whole family for this FREE fun-filled afternoon in the park. Bounce houses, face painting, putt-putt, goodies and hay-rack rides. Visit burlingtoniowa.org for more information.
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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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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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Downtown
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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Downtown
Greater Burlington Partnership
October 24, 2019, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Burlington
The ultimate ladies night out! Grab your Ghoul Friends and fly over for an evening of music, dancing, food, shopping, costume contest and more! Please call The Greater Burlington Partnership for more information.
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Downtown
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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Sports & Outdoors
November 2, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Great River Hospice House
The fundraiser offers the option of a 5K run/walk or a one-mile stroll. Presenting sponsor, Two Rivers Financial Group, will provide chip timers for the 5K portion. Visit greatrivermedical.org/hospice for details.
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Downtown
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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Downtown
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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Greater Burlington Partnership
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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Downtown
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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Arts & Crafts
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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Arts & Crafts
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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Downtown
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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Arts & Crafts
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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Downtown
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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Downtown
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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Downtown
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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Downtown
Entertainment
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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