Can you believe it's already mid-November?! Here are some of the notable events happening in Eastern Iowa this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday:

  • RoughRiders Hockey
    • Cedar Rapids Ice Arena
    • Dates/Times
      • November 15th at 7:05 p.m.
        • vs. Lincoln
      • November 16th at 7:05 p.m.
        • vs. Tri-City
        • 2nd Annual Game of Giving
    • Tickets range from $12.75 to $25 - get yours HERE
  • Matilda the Musical
    • Theatre Cedar Rapids
    • Dates/Times
      • November 15th at 7:30 p.m.
      • November 16th at 7:30 p.m.
      • November 17th at 2:30 p.m.
    • "Based on the beloved Roald Dahl novel, the story of an extraordinary little girl with an unbounded imagination – and a bit of magic – who proves you can overcome anything."
    • Tickets range from $22 to $55 - get yours HERE
  • Confederate Railroad
    • Wild Hogs Saloon & Eatery in Walford
    • November 15th at 7 p.m.
    • with special guest The Boys
    • Tickets are $30 - get yours HERE
  • Mark Chesnutt
    • First Avenue Club in Iowa City
    • November 15th at 8:15 p.m.
    • with special guest Boot Jack
    • Tickets start at $30 - get yours HERE
  • Wilco
    • Paramount Theatre in Cedar Rapids
    • November 15th at 7:30 p.m.
    • with special guest Dickie
    • Show is SOLD OUT
  • Passion of Angels: Orchestra Iowa Masterworks
    • Dates/Times
      • November 15th at 7:30 p.m.
        • Coralville Center for the Performing Arts
      • November 16th at 7:30 p.m.
        • Paramount Theatre in Cedar Rapids
    • Get tickets HERE
  • IGHSAU State Volleyball Tournament Championship
    • U.S. Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids
    • November 15th at 10 a.m. - last game is at 7 p.m.
    • Tickets are $10 - get yours HERE
  • Hawkeye Football
    • Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City
    • November 16th at 3 p.m.
    • vs. Minnesota
    • Military Appreciation Game
    • Blackout Game - wear black
    • Broadcast on Fox Sports
    • Tickets range from $25 to $80 - get yours HERE
  • Santa's Arrival
    • Lindale Mall in Cedar Rapids
    • November 16th from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
    • "We've got a lot of fun in store to kick off the holiday season! We will have Prestige Dance Studio performing, Santa will then be parading to his set on a vehicle from Cassill Motors, plus we'll have free goodie bags for the first 200 kids that check-in, crafts, face painting, and more!"
  • 2020 Linn County Fair Kick-Off Event
    • Lynn Dunn Memorial Building at the Linn County Fairgrounds in Central City
    • November 16th at 5 p.m.
    • "The event consists of a delicious dinner, drinks, live and silent auctions, and a musical performance by Danny Whitson."
    • Benefiting the Lynn Dunn Memorial Building Fund
      • Tickets are $25 or $250 for a table of 10 (includes 10 drink tickets) - get yours HERE
  • Cranksgiving Cedar Rapids 2019
    • Begins at NewBo City Market in Cedar Rapids
    • November 17th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • "Cranksgiving is a food drive on two wheels; part bike ride, part food drive, and part scavenger hunt. Pump up your tires, grab your helmet, lights, lock, your navigational skills and $15-$20 to purchase food."
    • See specific instructions HERE
    • Registration is free - get registered HERE
  • Girls Night Out The Show
    • Tama Ballroom
    • November 17th at 8 p.m.
    • Open to ages 18+
    • Tickets start at $19.95 - get yours HERE

Craft/Vendor Fairs:

  • Prairiewoods Holiday Bazaar
    • Prairiewoods Franciscan Spirituality Center in Cedar Rapids
    • November 16th from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    • "Coffee, warm apple cider, breakfast, and lunch will be available for purchase. Our Gift Shop will offer books on spirituality and ecology, wind chimes, scarves, felted wool animals and change purses, as well as Prairiewoods’ own Tree-shirts in beautiful purple, wood-grain journals, 2020 wall calendars and our very first harvest of Prairiewoods Honey!"
    • Also featuring local vendors
  • CR Craft & Vendor Market
    • City of Hiawatha Parks and Recreation
    • November 16th from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    • Featuring 25+ vendors and free raffle opportunities
    • Admission is free
  • A Verry Merry Vendor Fair
    • Lowe Park in Marion
    • November 17th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    • "There will be tons of LuLaRoe at an amazing deal you just can’t miss, Writings on the Wall will be back with their beautiful handmade wood signs, along with Lubben Vineyards and Wine, LipSense, Thirty-One, Usborne Books, Scentsy, ColorStreet, Arbonne, Park Lane Jewelry, Watkins and Mary Kay!"
    • Admission and parking are free
  • 2019 Holiday Craft & Vendor Fair
    • Longbranch in Cedar Rapids
    • November 17th from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    • "Over 30+ local vendors and crafters providing everything from baby/kid items, beauty, jewelry, home decor, homemade items, and more! Get a free raffle ticket to WIN vendor donated items just for attending!"
    • Admission is free
  • Palo Fall Craft & Vendor Fair
    • Palo Community Center
    • November 17th from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    • Featuring 40+ vendors
  • Vendor Craft Show
    • Legion Hall in Fairfax
    • November 17th from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

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