It's the last weekend in April! Here are some of the events happening in Eastern Iowa this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday:

  • Pianopalooza Dueling Pianos
    • BudLight Lounge at the U.S. Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids
    • April 26th from 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
    • Come early - space is limited
    • Cost is $6 at the door
  • Adult Easter Egg Hunt
    • Central City City Hall
    • April 26th from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
    • 18 and over only
    • "Egg hunt prizes will be filled with candy, cash, lottery tickets, and other adult novelty and wellness items"
    • Food and drinks are included in the price
    • A special drawing and prize will be available for those who bring donations to help the local women's shelter
    • Tickets are $35 - get yours HERE
  • Rusty Relics Spring Flea Market
    • Rusty Relics Flea Market in Anamosa
    • Dates/Times
      • April 26th from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
      • April 27th from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
      • April 28th from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Bohemian Betty Spring Market
    • National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library in Cedar Rapids
    • Dates/Times
      • April 26th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
      • April 27th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Featuring vintage clothing, handmade goods, baked goods, a body painter, art projects, live music, a photo booth, and more
    • Admission is $3 or wear your Bohemian Betty t-shirt to get in for free
  • Burlesque in the Black Box feat: The Va Va Voom!
    • Theatre Cedar Rapids
    • Dates/Times
      • April 26th at 7:30 p.m.
      • April 27th at 7:30 p.m.
      • April 27th at 10:30 p.m.
    • Tickets are $35 - get yours HERE
  • Putts for Prevention
    • Begins at Greene Square Park in Cedar Rapids with stops at Hazzard County, Pub 217, Grin N Goose, The Rock Bar, NEED Pizza, Jimmy Z's, The Early Bird, Osgoods, and Iowa Brewing Company
    • April 26th from 12 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • "Putts for Prevention is an exciting and fun nine hole putt-putt course located at all of your favorite downtown eateries"
    • There will be opportunities to participate in several raffle packages
    • Benefiting Foundation 2
    • Registration is $200 for four golfers and includes golf goody-bags and drink specials - get registered HERE
  • Ladies Day Out
    • Uptown Marion District
    • April 27th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Stop by the Uptown Marion Booth (at the 7th Ave Bus Stop) to pick up a map and list of participating businesses - the first 100 people will receive exclusive coupons to participating businesses, and the first 50 people will also receive a free gift
    • Turn in your purchase receipts by 4 p.m. to be entered to win $50 in Uptown Dollars
  • Women in Nature 2019
    • Indian Creek Nature Center in Cedar Rapids
    • April 27th from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    • "Now is the time for women to nurture the body that has carried them far, feed the soul that has guided them and steward the land that has served them" - click HERE for a full schedule of events
    • Tickets are $60 for members and $75 for non-members - get yours HERE
  • George Thorogood and The Destroyers
    • Riverside Casino & Golf Resort in Riverside
    • April 27th at 8 p.m.
    • Tickets are SOLD OUT
  • RUN CRANDIC
    • 5Kish & 10Kish Fun Runs
      • April 27th
      • Rolling start near Big Grove Brewery & Taproom Iowa City between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. - must start by 3 p.m.
    • Marathon 
      • April 28th
      • Pre-race shuttle from the finish line (the corner of 2nd St and 12th Avenue SE) to the start line (Lower City Park in Iowa City) between 4:45 a.m. and 5:15 a.m.
      • Race begins at 6:30 a.m.
    • Half Marathon
      • April 28th
      • Begins in Czech Village in Cedar Rapids at 8 a.m.
    • Get registered HERE
  • Kites Over Hoover Park
    • 1 Tidewater Dr in West Branch
    • April 27th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    • "Annual family Kite flying event! Bring your kites and join the quad-line stunt kite fliers - 180 Go! Children's games, races, and a candy drop. Kite and food vendor on site"
    • Event is free
  • Earth Fest
    • Terry Trueblood Recreation Area in Iowa City
    • April 27th from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    • "Earth Fest will be fun for all ages with indoor and outdoor activities related to the environment, animals, and sustainability, including live music, raptors, fun activities, games, and local environmental organization, and a free sapling giveaway"
    • Event is free
  • Poker Run & Concert Fundraiser
    • Begins at Hawkeye Harley Davidson in Coralville - ends at City Hall in Parnell
    • April 27th starting at 10 a.m.
      • Concert begins at 3 p.m. at Parnell City Hall
    • Concert lineup includes Dave Zollo and the Body Electric, Boot Jack Band, The Bernemann Brothers Band, and Abbie Callahan
    • Poker run registration + concert fee is $20 - just the concert is $10
    • Benefiting the family of Ben and Holly Day
  • March for Babies
    • Collins Aerospace Headquarters in Cedar Rapids
    • April 28th at 9 a.m. - registration begins at 8 a.m.
    • Featuring a family fun zone, the Super Hero Sprint, and more
    • Benefiting the March of Dimes
    • Register or donate HERE
  • Spring Corridor Market at the Cidery
    • Rapid Creek Cidery in Iowa City
    • April 28th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • "Drink and food tastings galore! Cider, beer, wine, add in one of the best brunches in the corridor and what more could you ask for?? As always, you'll be able to peruse and shop the booth spaces of the absolute best local businesses selling their handcrafted, homemade, and refurbished goods while listening and grooving to some great tunes"
    • Admission is $5 for ages 12 and older
  • Maquoketa Flea Market & Antique Show
    • Jackson County Fairgrounds in Maquoketa
    • April 28th from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    • "The show has been in existence for over 35 years and is one of Iowa's largest with over 150 exhibitors selling a vast array of antiques and vintage items"
    • Admission is $4 for ages 11 and older
    • Early bird shoppers are welcome between 6:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. for $10 per person
  • Brooklyn Fire Department Annual Pancake Breakfast
    • Brooklyn Volunteer Fire Department
    • April 28th from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    • Serving pancakes, eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy, and beverages
    • Free will donations accepted
  • 4th Annual Stephen Cook Memorial Pancake Breakfast
    • Palo Fire Department
    • April 28th from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
    • Serving pancakes, sausage, eggs, hash browns, milk, and orange juice
    • Your paid ticket makes you eligible for door prizes - raffle prizes will also be available
    • "Proceeds will help us purchase needed fire equipment and grow our Fire Prevention program for the children"
    • Tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for ages 4-10, and free for ages 3 and under
  • Hiawatha Farmers Market
    • Guthridge Park
    • April 28th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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