Happy St. Patrick's Day weekend! Spring is right around the corner, which means things are getting busier and busier here in Eastern Iowa. Here are some of the big events happening this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday:

  • Shakespeare in Love
    • Theatre Cedar Rapids
    • Dates/Times
      • March 15th at 7:30 p.m.
      • March 16th at 7:30 p.m.
      • March 17th 2:30 p.m.
    • "Young Will Shakespeare suffers from writer’s block until Viola inspires his greatest masterpiece. Breaking gender norms and societal boundaries, this play, based on the Oscar-winning film, encourages us to take risks in order to pursue our dreams"
    • Tickets range from $22 to $37 - get yours HERE
  • RoughRiders Hockey
    • Cedar Rapids Ice Arena
    • Dates/Times
      • March 15th at 7:05 p.m. (Special Olympics Night)
      • March 16th at 7:05 p.m. (ALS Night)
    • vs. Team U.S.A.
    • Tickets range from $12.75 to $25 - get yours HERE
  • Maddie Poppe Live in Concert
    • Rhythm City Casino in Davenport
    • March 15th at 7:30 p.m.
    • Tickets are $35 but may be sold out - call 563-326-7504 for more information
  • Kip Moore: Room To Spare Acoustic Tour
    • Bridge View Center in Ottumwa
    • March 15th at 8 p.m.
    • Verified Resale Tickets begin at $43 - get yours HERE
  • Rodney Atkins
    • Diamond Jo Casino in Dubuque
    • March 15th at 8 p.m.
    • Tickets range from $30 to $55 - get yours HERE
  • Yule Ball
    • Quarter Barrel Arcade & Brewery in Cedar Rapids
    • March 15th from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
    • "A photographer from The Quibbler will be there to capture this magical night for you and your friends. So put on your dress robes or best wizard gowns and hit the dance floor. Throw back some butterbeer and specialty potions. Play the Triwizard Treasure Hunt. Browse the merchandise at Diagon Alley. Get sorted by the Sorting Hat and answer N.E.W.T.-level trivia questions for House Points. The House with the most points at 10 p.m. will be declared the House Cup Champion for the year!"
    • 21+ only
    • Ticket includes a handmade wand, a dinner buffet, digital download of a professional picture
      • Participation in the Triwizard Treasure Hunt for a small prize
    • Tickets are $35 - get yours HERE
  • Girls Night Out The Show
    • First Avenue Club in Iowa City
    • March 15th from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.
    • 18+ only
    • Tickets range from $19.95 to $34.95 - get yours HERE
  • Cedar Rapids River Kings Indoor Football
    • U.S. Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids
    • March 15th at 7:05 p.m.
    • vs. Quad Cities Steamwheelers
    • Tickets range from $10 to $55 - get yours HERE
  • Attention Attention World Tour
    • U.S. Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids
    • March 16th at 7 p.m.
    • Featuring Shinedown with special guests Papa Roach and Asking Alexandria
    • Verified Resale Tickets start at $76 - get yours HERE
  • String Theory
    • Paramount Theatre in Cedar Rapids
    • March 16th at 7:30 p.m.
    • Featuring guitarist Ana Vidovic
    • Tickets range from $16 to $55 - get yours HERE
  • WWE Live Road to WrestleMania
    • Five Flags Center in Dubuque
    • March 16th at 7:30 p.m.
    • Tickets range from $15 to $108 - get yours HERE
  • U.S. Air Force Band
    • Paramount Theatre in Cedar Rapids
    • March 17th at 7 p.m.
    • Tickets for this event are free, but registration is required - get more details HERE
  • SaPaDaPaSo St. Patrick's Day Parade
    • Downtown Cedar Rapids
    • March 17th at 1 p.m.
    • The post parade awards ceremony and celebration will be held at the East Bank Venue &Lounge
    • View the parade route HERE
  • Queensrÿche
    • Rhythm City Casino in Davenport
    • March 17th at 7 p.m. - doors at 6 p.m.
    • Tickets range from $27 to $37 - get yours HERE
  • Rock of Ages 10th Anniversary Tour
    • Adler Theatre in Davenport
    • March 17th at 7 p.m.
    • Tickets range from $38 to $63 - get yours HERE
  • Johnson County Winter Farmers Market
    • Johnson County Fairgrounds in Iowa City
    • March 17th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    • Featuring fruits & vegetables, meats, specialty foods, eggs, arts & crafts, gifts, and more

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