Events

July 20 - August 18, 2019

Saturday, July 20

Cultural Impressions: Identities Molded in Clay

Ceramics have fulfilled a variety of needs throughout human history. From simple cooking implements to creative expressions of identity, clay has played an...

Waterloo Open

The Cedar Valley Jaycees’ Greater Waterloo Open Golf Classic is Iowa’s largest and oldest professional golf tournament. Established in 1933, the Waterloo...

Breakfast Club

Group runs every Saturday morning! All abilities and ages are welcomed!

2019 Iowa State Shoot - Iowa State Trapshooting Association

Over 1000 gun enthusiasts from 15 states and beyond will compete for cash and prizes at the annual Iowa State Trap Shoot. They will be shooting for the...

Waterloo Urban Farmers Market

The Waterloo Urban Farmers Market is a family-friendly event hosted every Saturday in Downtown Waterloo (May - Octber). We have a uniqiue variety of vendors...

Cedar Falls Farmers Market

fresh vegetables, baked goods and crafts

Sulkies to Speedways: A Need for Speed in the Cedar Valley

Explore some of the most popular examples of speed in the Cedar Valley over the past 125 years: Tunis Speedway greats like Bob Hilmer, Merlin Benning and...

Temperance and Turmoil: The Story of Prohibition and the Great Depression in Iowa

In this exhibit, discover how rural Iowa felt the impact of financial instability in the 1920s long before the bank runs became common. By the early 1930s...

Whose Land Is This? Native Americans, Europeans and American Perspectives

The Grout Museum of History & Science is the venue for the inaugural display of a traveling exhibit on the contact between Native Americans, European...

Autodadamatica

Autodadamatica features 85 sketchbooks on display that represent 6 years (2012-present) of conceptual Dada and a multitude of surrealist studies that inform...

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

BBQ'Loo & Blues Too!

18th Annual BBQ Rib competition cook-off. The Kansas City Barbeque Society has sanctioned this as a qualifying event. Additional features include a steak...

Waterloo Bucks Youth Baseball Camp

The camps are open to children ages 17 and under and will begin at noon at Cost Cutters Field at Riverfront Stadium. The cost to attend is $20 per...

Step-by-Step Painting Event

Follow step-by-step instructions of the selected painting for the afternoon. Check our our website calendar for specific the specific painting. All painting...

The Mask of Lincoln

The Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) has developed a special poster exhibition of the National Portrait Gallery exhibition, One...

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

Sturgis Youth Theatre Presents "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs"

A Magic Mirror. An Evil Queen. A Beautiful Princess and Seven Outrageous Dwarfs will find their way to the stage this summer as the Sturgis Youth Theatre...

Iowa Shrine Bowl All-Star Football Classic and Parade

The 47th annual Iowa Shrine Bowl All-Star Football Classic will showcase 92 talented high school football players and 60 cheer squad members from around the...

Waterloo Bucks vs. La Crosse Loggers

FIREWORKS Panther Pride Night First 500 Fans receive a UNI Rally Towel One lucky fan will win a $100 Gift Card from Roth Jewelers

Beauty and the Beast

Disney's classic story of Belle and the Beast, a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress. If the Beast does not learn his lesson soon, he...

Friends Presents Abby & Travis Turpin with the Dakota Street Band

The Friends of the Gallagher Bluedorn are pleased to present Abby & Travis Turpin with The Dakota Street Band. Hear beautiful duets, Broadway tunes and more...

Sturgis Youth Theatre Presents "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs"

A Magic Mirror. An Evil Queen. A Beautiful Princess and Seven Outrageous Dwarfs will find their way to the stage this summer as the Sturgis Youth Theatre...

Bobby McClendon at Deringer's Public Parlor

Playing live at Deringer's Public Parlor. 319-242-4170

Furious Georg

Always a great time when the monkey's invade their fave Irish Pub! Don't miss it!

7/20  |  8:30pm
Emily Snyder

Emily Snyder returns to Octopus. It is no exageration to say that Emily has one of the most powerful and distinct voices to ever come out of the CV. Jazz,...

SAUL

SAUL returns to do a home town show in Waterloo! Special guests Switchblade Saturdays, 98 Greenwood and The Unincorporated.

Sunday, July 21

Waterloo Open

The Cedar Valley Jaycees’ Greater Waterloo Open Golf Classic is Iowa’s largest and oldest professional golf tournament. Established in 1933, the Waterloo...

2019 Iowa State Shoot - Iowa State Trapshooting Association

Over 1000 gun enthusiasts from 15 states and beyond will compete for cash and prizes at the annual Iowa State Trap Shoot. They will be shooting for the...

The Garms Family Live

Eight voices and over 15 instruments, The Garms Family orchestrates hope. The Northern band transcends genres and ages with acoustic Christian music, pure...

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

Impact Outdoors Family Fun Day

Cedar Valley Family Fun Day Sunday, July 21st 12:00 - 3:00 George Wyth State Park Feel free to bring your bikes, frisbees and other fun activities to enjoy...

Autodadamatica

Autodadamatica features 85 sketchbooks on display that represent 6 years (2012-present) of conceptual Dada and a multitude of surrealist studies that inform...

Tabletop Gaming

Join a campaign of Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition with a group that meets regularly, or bring your own favorite role-playing game. Monthly open gaming...

The Mask of Lincoln

The Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) has developed a special poster exhibition of the National Portrait Gallery exhibition, One...

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

Open Studio Painting Event

All age groups are welcome on Sunday to complete any of our paintings. A talented artist is available to andwer your questions and help you complete your...

Beauty and the Beast

Disney's classic story of Belle and the Beast, a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress. If the Beast does not learn his lesson soon, he...

Sturgis Youth Theatre Presents "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs"

A Magic Mirror. An Evil Queen. A Beautiful Princess and Seven Outrageous Dwarfs will find their way to the stage this summer as the Sturgis Youth Theatre...

Waterloo Bucks vs. La Crosse Loggers

Post-Game Kids Quarter Dash Kids Eat Free Sunday presented by Klement's & 105.7 KOKZ: All kids 12-under receive a coupon for a free hot dog, soda & popcorn...

"Salon Romantique" Chamber Music Concert

The final subscription concert of the Cedar Valley Chamber Music Festival 2019. The program includes a piano quintet by Farrenc and a piano quartet by...

Women of Rock

Check out Helius, featuring Christina - former Lead Singer of Oblivious Signal, Reason Define, Bitter Sweet, The Funky Prettys, and Carli Foxx Acoustic!

Monday, July 22

Cedar Valley FreeWheelers

Youth mountain bike ride for grades K-12. Contact: Brady or Karl Bengston

Monday No Drop Gravel Ride

Co-ed bike ride with details posted weekly on 'Who's Riding Cedar Valley' Facebook Page. Contact: Dave Roll

Student Art Show Awards Exhibition

Award winning pieces from Hawkeye's 20th Annual Student Art Show will be dislayed at the Hawkeye Community College Van G Miller Adult Learning Center Art...

TRF Fitness Classes

Take part in full body circuits on Mondays, and CoreX on Wednesdays! Both held at The Runners Flat

Fearless Women of Dirt

Women's mountain bike ride leaving from different trails announced each week on Facebook. Social following at SingleSpeed, Cedar Falls. Contact: Amy Kotsonis

Musical Theatre Summer Camp

2 clases(7 - 10 year olds and 11 - 14 year olds) - Sing and Dance your way into musical theatre fun!

Musical Theatre Summer Camp

For 5 and 6 year olds - Sing and Dance your way into musical theatre fun!

Summer Camp: GMD Survivor

Do you have what it takes to survive in the wilderness? Join GMD staff and build your own set of survival skills. Learn the basics of fire building,...

Wild Kratts Day Camps (ages 5-8)

Learn how different animals have adapted to survive in harsh environments, catch prey, or elude predators. We will use our creature power suit and creature...

Christmas In July

Christmas in July, is our 35 Anniversary customer appreciation event. Nativities from all around the world will be on display and for sale along with many...

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

Summer Camp: Advanced Rocket Camp

Get ready for some high-flying summer fun at Rocket Camp! Learn the exciting science behind rocketry. Build the Prostar, a single stage rocket standing 2 ft...

Cultivate Wellness Series - Mint Madness

Mint attracts butterflies and bees to the garden and has culinary and medicinal uses as well. Join instructor, Tracy Grandy, in an exploration of different...

Dunkerton Farmer's Market

Visit Dunkerton Farmer's Market for fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs, eggs, honey, baked goods, garden starter plants, garden plants, perennials, annuals,...

Hammer Ride

Co-ed road cycling ride at 22-24 mph in a paceline for about 40 miles. Post ride social at SingleSpeed, Cedar Falls. Contact: Jeremy Fry

George Wyth Open Water Swim

Open water swim training. A swim cap is required. There are two kayaks for support each week. Contact: Scott Gall - 319-277-1154 or Penny Andorf

Mallet Ride

Co-ed road cycling ride at 16-18 mph average for 30-35 miles. Contact: Brent Johnson

Waterloo Bucks vs. St. Cloud Rox

Buck Night presented by K98.5 featuring $1 beer, soda, popcorn, & ice cream, plus $1.50 hot dogs

Teen Graphic Novel Book Club--Summer Library Program

Teen Graphic Novel Book Club is open to all teens in grades 7-12 and ages 12-18.

Tuesday, July 23

Student Art Show Awards Exhibition

Award winning pieces from Hawkeye's 20th Annual Student Art Show will be dislayed at the Hawkeye Community College Van G Miller Adult Learning Center Art...

2019 Black Hawk County 4-H and FFA Fair!

The Black Hawk County Fair Board invites the community to join in the fun at the Black Hawk County 4-H and FFA Fair, scheduled for July 23 - 27 at the...

Oregon Trail Camp (ages 9-12)

Oh no! Eustace has dysentery and now we've broken a wagon wheel! Kids will get to live the life of a pioneer and travel along the Oregon Trail. Kids will...

Musical Theatre Summer Camp

2 clases(7 - 10 year olds and 11 - 14 year olds) - Sing and Dance your way into musical theatre fun!

Musical Theatre Summer Camp

For 5 and 6 year olds - Sing and Dance your way into musical theatre fun!

Sulkies to Speedways: A Need for Speed in the Cedar Valley

Explore some of the most popular examples of speed in the Cedar Valley over the past 125 years: Tunis Speedway greats like Bob Hilmer, Merlin Benning and...

Summer Camp: GMD Survivor

Do you have what it takes to survive in the wilderness? Join GMD staff and build your own set of survival skills. Learn the basics of fire building,...

Temperance and Turmoil: The Story of Prohibition and the Great Depression in Iowa

In this exhibit, discover how rural Iowa felt the impact of financial instability in the 1920s long before the bank runs became common. By the early 1930s...

Weekly Wonders: 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11

Join Imaginarium staff as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon! Find out the type of training astronauts endured before...

Whose Land Is This? Native Americans, Europeans and American Perspectives

The Grout Museum of History & Science is the venue for the inaugural display of a traveling exhibit on the contact between Native Americans, European...

Autodadamatica

Autodadamatica features 85 sketchbooks on display that represent 6 years (2012-present) of conceptual Dada and a multitude of surrealist studies that inform...

The Mask of Lincoln

The Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) has developed a special poster exhibition of the National Portrait Gallery exhibition, One...

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

Summer Camp: Advanced Rocket Camp

Get ready for some high-flying summer fun at Rocket Camp! Learn the exciting science behind rocketry. Build the Prostar, a single stage rocket standing 2 ft...

Cedar Valley Farmers Market at Kimball Ridge

This is an outdoor farmers market held May through October, and has vendors that sell fresh fruits and vegetables, farm fresh eggs, meats, local honey and...

Hilltoppers

Summer training designed to prepare junior high/high school students for cross-country. Contact: Scott Gall - 319-277-1154

Spokes Women

Women's road ride with two rides: 13-15 mph average for 15-20 miles and a 15-17 mph average for 23-28 miles. During winter we move inside to Europa Cycle &...

Waterloo Bucks vs. St. Cloud Rox

Belly Buster on the Budweiser Party Deck: All you can eat & drink on the Deck starting 30 minutes prior to first pitch. Food & Drink runs for two hours. ...

Cedar Falls Municipal Band "Twilight Serenade"

The Cedar Falls Municipal Band directed by Dennis Downs presents free open-air concerts in Overman Park. 45 professional musicians comprise Iowa's oldest...

Octopus Team Trivia

Lively and spirited team trivia happens every Tuesday at Octopus!

Wednesday, July 24

Student Art Show Awards Exhibition

Award winning pieces from Hawkeye's 20th Annual Student Art Show will be dislayed at the Hawkeye Community College Van G Miller Adult Learning Center Art...

W.O.W Rides - Wednesday on Wheels

Wednesday's On Wheels rides will leave from 4th and Main downtown. There are always two routes: long & short. There is a sweeper with every ride so that...

TRF Fitness Classes

Take part in full body circuits on Mondays, and CoreX on Wednesdays! Both held at The Runners Flat

2019 Black Hawk County 4-H and FFA Fair!

The Black Hawk County Fair Board invites the community to join in the fun at the Black Hawk County 4-H and FFA Fair, scheduled for July 23 - 27 at the...

Oregon Trail Camp (ages 9-12)

Oh no! Eustace has dysentery and now we've broken a wagon wheel! Kids will get to live the life of a pioneer and travel along the Oregon Trail. Kids will...

Life Line Screening

Life Line Screening is the nation’s leading provider of preventive health screenings. Screenings are fast, painless and affordable. Get checked for...

Musical Theatre Summer Camp

2 clases(7 - 10 year olds and 11 - 14 year olds) - Sing and Dance your way into musical theatre fun!

Musical Theatre Summer Camp

For 5 and 6 year olds - Sing and Dance your way into musical theatre fun!

Sulkies to Speedways: A Need for Speed in the Cedar Valley

Explore some of the most popular examples of speed in the Cedar Valley over the past 125 years: Tunis Speedway greats like Bob Hilmer, Merlin Benning and...

Summer Camp: GMD Survivor

Do you have what it takes to survive in the wilderness? Join GMD staff and build your own set of survival skills. Learn the basics of fire building,...

Temperance and Turmoil: The Story of Prohibition and the Great Depression in Iowa

In this exhibit, discover how rural Iowa felt the impact of financial instability in the 1920s long before the bank runs became common. By the early 1930s...

Weekly Wonders: 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11

Join Imaginarium staff as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon! Find out the type of training astronauts endured before...

Whose Land Is This? Native Americans, Europeans and American Perspectives

The Grout Museum of History & Science is the venue for the inaugural display of a traveling exhibit on the contact between Native Americans, European...

Autodadamatica

Autodadamatica features 85 sketchbooks on display that represent 6 years (2012-present) of conceptual Dada and a multitude of surrealist studies that inform...

The Mask of Lincoln

The Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) has developed a special poster exhibition of the National Portrait Gallery exhibition, One...

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

Storytime with Jill & Miss Sophie

Join us for Storytime with Jill and her therapy dog, Miss Sophie as they read stories in the children's garden. Free trolley rides will be offered after the...

Summer Camp: Advanced Rocket Camp

Get ready for some high-flying summer fun at Rocket Camp! Learn the exciting science behind rocketry. Build the Prostar, a single stage rocket standing 2 ft...

Kid's Open Painting Studio

Select any of our paintings or create one of your own during our Kid's Kid's Painting Studio throughout on all but two Wednesdays during the summer months....

Tween Time--Space Slime

Ooey, gooey, and lots of and lots of fun -- it’s slime time! Join Tween Time to make everyone’s favorite colloid! What’s a colloid? Join us to find out....

Scanning Family Snapshots Towards Our Collective Town History

Want to scan family photos and share them publicly? Come to the Family Snapshot Scanning Group workshop! The photo archiving project called Fortepan Iowa...

Teen D & D

Dungeons & Dragons for teens! Role-playing and dice trowing and everything else. For teens in grade 7-12 and ages 12-18. Registration with the YA Librarian...

Trail Sisters

Women's soft trail run leaving from different trails announced each week on Facebook. Contact: Wendy Foote or Jess Cruz

CVAST - Summit Summer Rides

Co-ed soft trail bike ride leaving from Mulligans and picking up riders at Pfeiffer Springs Park. This is a no drop ride through George Wyth State Park....

Thursday, July 25

Run Club

Provides on road and off road group runs for families and individuals of all ages! Meets every Thurdsay night for group runs of all ages and experience...

Student Art Show Awards Exhibition

Award winning pieces from Hawkeye's 20th Annual Student Art Show will be dislayed at the Hawkeye Community College Van G Miller Adult Learning Center Art...

2019 Black Hawk County 4-H and FFA Fair!

The Black Hawk County Fair Board invites the community to join in the fun at the Black Hawk County 4-H and FFA Fair, scheduled for July 23 - 27 at the...

Oregon Trail Camp (ages 9-12)

Oh no! Eustace has dysentery and now we've broken a wagon wheel! Kids will get to live the life of a pioneer and travel along the Oregon Trail. Kids will...

Musical Theatre Summer Camp

2 clases(7 - 10 year olds and 11 - 14 year olds) - Sing and Dance your way into musical theatre fun!

Musical Theatre Summer Camp

For 5 and 6 year olds - Sing and Dance your way into musical theatre fun!

Sulkies to Speedways: A Need for Speed in the Cedar Valley

Explore some of the most popular examples of speed in the Cedar Valley over the past 125 years: Tunis Speedway greats like Bob Hilmer, Merlin Benning and...

Summer Camp: GMD Survivor

Do you have what it takes to survive in the wilderness? Join GMD staff and build your own set of survival skills. Learn the basics of fire building,...

Temperance and Turmoil: The Story of Prohibition and the Great Depression in Iowa

In this exhibit, discover how rural Iowa felt the impact of financial instability in the 1920s long before the bank runs became common. By the early 1930s...

Weekly Wonders: 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11

Join Imaginarium staff as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon! Find out the type of training astronauts endured before...

Whose Land Is This? Native Americans, Europeans and American Perspectives

The Grout Museum of History & Science is the venue for the inaugural display of a traveling exhibit on the contact between Native Americans, European...

Autodadamatica

Autodadamatica features 85 sketchbooks on display that represent 6 years (2012-present) of conceptual Dada and a multitude of surrealist studies that inform...

The Mask of Lincoln

The Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) has developed a special poster exhibition of the National Portrait Gallery exhibition, One...

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

Christmas in July Food Drive

Celebrate Christmas in July with a food drive for the Northeast Iowa Food Banks! Guests that bring food drive donations receive a $5 discount on waterpark...

Summer Camp: Advanced Rocket Camp

Get ready for some high-flying summer fun at Rocket Camp! Learn the exciting science behind rocketry. Build the Prostar, a single stage rocket standing 2 ft...

Cedar Valley Farmers Market at Shiloh Baptist Church

This is a BRAND NEW Farmers Market this year, with lots of fresh fruits and vegetables, honey, eggs, vegetable and flower plants, baked goods, artisan crafts...

Dazzle Hour with Travis Gingerich

Join us for a Dazzle Hour with artist, Travis Gingerich, celebrating his exhibition on view at the Hearst Center through August 16, 2019. Enjoy wine, treats...

Party on the Patio - Karla Ruth & Deb Niermann

Three Thursdays in July from 5:00-7:00 p.m. on the Corning Patio! Thank you to Second State Brewery and Fitpop for snacks and refreshments!

Girlfriends Trail Ride

Women's paved trail ride with mileage options from 6-25 miles and average pace 10-12 mph (10 mph minimum). Helmets and lights required. All rides are...

Hilltoppers

Summer training designed to prepare junior high/high school students for cross-country. Contact: Scott Gall - 319-277-1154

Teen Night: Laser Tag

Please contact teens@cedarfallslibrary.org for more information.

Waterloo on Wheels

As part of our ongoing effort to expand group cycling opportunities and promote cycling in the Cedar Valley- CVC presents -Waterloo on Wheels. A bi-weekly...

Waverly's Concerts in Kohlmann

Concerts In Kohlmann, Waverly's summer concert series, that features the Waverly Municipal Band along with other local entertainment takes place the first...

Waterloo Municipal Band Concerts

Free live music concert. In case of bad weather, the concert will be inside the Waterloo Center for the Arts.

Open Mic & Pro Wrestling Trivia Night with the BCP Live/ Meet and Greet/ Social

Come join us for some open mic and Pro Wrestling trivia with the BCP. Enjoy food and drink specials while you mingle and socialize with some of the George...

Friday, July 26

Student Art Show Awards Exhibition

Award winning pieces from Hawkeye's 20th Annual Student Art Show will be dislayed at the Hawkeye Community College Van G Miller Adult Learning Center Art...

2019 Black Hawk County 4-H and FFA Fair!

The Black Hawk County Fair Board invites the community to join in the fun at the Black Hawk County 4-H and FFA Fair, scheduled for July 23 - 27 at the...

Musical Theatre Summer Camp

For 5 and 6 year olds - Sing and Dance your way into musical theatre fun!

Musical Theatre Summer Camp

2 clases(7 - 10 year olds and 11 - 14 year olds) - Sing and Dance your way into musical theatre fun!

Sulkies to Speedways: A Need for Speed in the Cedar Valley

Explore some of the most popular examples of speed in the Cedar Valley over the past 125 years: Tunis Speedway greats like Bob Hilmer, Merlin Benning and...

Summer Camp: GMD Survivor

Do you have what it takes to survive in the wilderness? Join GMD staff and build your own set of survival skills. Learn the basics of fire building,...

Temperance and Turmoil: The Story of Prohibition and the Great Depression in Iowa

In this exhibit, discover how rural Iowa felt the impact of financial instability in the 1920s long before the bank runs became common. By the early 1930s...

Weekly Wonders: 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11

Join Imaginarium staff as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon! Find out the type of training astronauts endured before...

Whose Land Is This? Native Americans, Europeans and American Perspectives

The Grout Museum of History & Science is the venue for the inaugural display of a traveling exhibit on the contact between Native Americans, European...

Autodadamatica

Autodadamatica features 85 sketchbooks on display that represent 6 years (2012-present) of conceptual Dada and a multitude of surrealist studies that inform...

The Mask of Lincoln

The Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) has developed a special poster exhibition of the National Portrait Gallery exhibition, One...

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

WWE Pro Wrestling Talent Evaluation/Hall of Fame Classic 8-Person Tournament

Wanna be a WWE Wrestler? The WWE's Scout, Brisco, will be conducting a talent evaluation which is open to all professional wrestlers. The first round of the...

North Star Community Services' Van G. Miller Memorial Golf Outing

Teams are forming now! The public is welcome for the 23rd annual golf event to raise funds for adults with disabilities served by North Star. Entry fee...

STEM Fair at the Black Hawk County 4-H and FFA Fair!

Over 30 Venders showcasing Hand-On STEM Activities! See website for full details! Including an Iowa State Insect Zoo!

Summer Camp: Advanced Rocket Camp

Get ready for some high-flying summer fun at Rocket Camp! Learn the exciting science behind rocketry. Build the Prostar, a single stage rocket standing 2 ft...

WWE Pro Wrestling Talent Evaluation/Hall of Fame Classic 8-Person Tournament

Wanna be a WWE Wrestler? The WWE's Scout, Brisco, will be conducting a talent evaluation which is open to all professional wrestlers. The first round of the...

Impact Pro Wrestling Show

Come Check Out Jim Ross, Gerry Brisco, Sgt. Slaughter, Wes Brisco, Beth Phoenix, Ultimo Dragon, Brian Pillman Jr, Lisa Marie Varon, Nick Binsmore, James...

RiverLoop Rhythms - Jimi "Prime Time" Smith

Enjoy free live music by the river. Food and beverages available for purchase. Free admission.

Sweet Corn Shindig

Join us for a special fundraising event that celebrates all things sweet corn. Sweet corn is an Iowa staple, a great addition to your garden, and a tasty...

Live to 9

Cedar Falls Live to 9, presented by the Cedar Valley Jaycees and Cedar Basin Music Festival is an after-work summer concert series in downtown Cedar Falls,...

Paddle in the Park

Paddle in the Park is an annual program series that is held at the South Boat Ramp at Big Woods Lake in Cedar Falls, Iowa. Naturalists from Black Hawk...

Movies Under the Moon

Movies Under the Moon features an array of free, family-friendly films under the stars on select Friday nights during the summer at Overman Park in Cedar...

WWE Pro Wrestling Talent Evaluation/Hall of Fame Classic 8-Person Tournament

Wanna be a WWE Wrestler? The WWE's Scout, Brisco, will be conducting a talent evaluation which is open to all professional wrestlers. The first round of the...

Family Movie Night featuring "Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince"

Cost Cutters Field at Riverfront Stadium will be the home to Family Movie Night featuring “Harry Potter & the Half Blood Prince.” Gates will open at 6:30 pm...

Dead Presidents

Dead Presidents return to Spicoli’s with The Funky Pretty’s!

Saturday, July 27

98th Annual Cedar Falls Bible Conference

The Cedar Falls Bible Conference is one of America’s longest continuing annual Bible conferences (the 100th will be held in 2021). They are committed to...

Breakfast Club

Group runs every Saturday morning! All abilities and ages are welcomed!

2019 Black Hawk County 4-H and FFA Fair!

The Black Hawk County Fair Board invites the community to join in the fun at the Black Hawk County 4-H and FFA Fair, scheduled for July 23 - 27 at the...

Accel Triathlon

Swim, ride, run in this Olympic and Sprint Triathlon, USA Triathlon sanctioned.

Cedar River Festival Group annual river cleanup

Volunteers will meet at Deerwood Park in Evansdale. Canoes, paddles and life jackets will be provided, as well as garbage bags and gloves. Paddlers can...

Waterloo Urban Farmers Market

The Waterloo Urban Farmers Market is a family-friendly event hosted every Saturday in Downtown Waterloo (May - Octber). We have a uniqiue variety of vendors...

Cedar Falls Farmers Market

fresh vegetables, baked goods and crafts

Friendship Village Walk to Remember

Join Friendship Village in supporting all those who are affected by Alzheimer's Disease. Our 5k Race and 1 Mile Walk winds in and around Friendship Village's...

Sulkies to Speedways: A Need for Speed in the Cedar Valley

Explore some of the most popular examples of speed in the Cedar Valley over the past 125 years: Tunis Speedway greats like Bob Hilmer, Merlin Benning and...

Temperance and Turmoil: The Story of Prohibition and the Great Depression in Iowa

In this exhibit, discover how rural Iowa felt the impact of financial instability in the 1920s long before the bank runs became common. By the early 1930s...

Weekly Wonders: 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11

Join Imaginarium staff as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon! Find out the type of training astronauts endured before...

Whose Land Is This? Native Americans, Europeans and American Perspectives

The Grout Museum of History & Science is the venue for the inaugural display of a traveling exhibit on the contact between Native Americans, European...

Autodadamatica

Autodadamatica features 85 sketchbooks on display that represent 6 years (2012-present) of conceptual Dada and a multitude of surrealist studies that inform...

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

Step-by-Step Painting Event

Follow step-by-step instructions of the selected painting for the afternoon. Check our our website calendar for specific the specific painting. All painting...

The Mask of Lincoln

The Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) has developed a special poster exhibition of the National Portrait Gallery exhibition, One...

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

Class: Land protection tools W/ the Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation

To many Iowans, the land they own isn’t just “property.” It’s where they grew up, where they explore and where they’ve invested their heart and soul. Since...

Pro Wrestling Hall of Fame 2019 Induction Ceremony and Banquet

The National Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum will recognize and honor the Class of 2019 into the George Tragos/ Lou Thesz Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame...

Waterloo Bucks vs. Duluth Huskies

FIREWORKS Pink Out/Breast Cancer Awareness Night Pink jerseys presented by Great Clips to benefit MercyOne Waterloo Foundation for the Women's First...

Ladies of Laughter

Ladies of Laughter is THE SOURCE for women in comedy — providing funny women the opportunity to showcase their unique styles of humor. Past...

Raleigh Keegan at Deringer's Public Parlor

Playing live at Deringer's Public Parlor. 319-242-4170

Sunday, July 28

98th Annual Cedar Falls Bible Conference

The Cedar Falls Bible Conference is one of America’s longest continuing annual Bible conferences (the 100th will be held in 2021). They are committed to...

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

Cedar River Festival

Celebrate the efforts of the hardworking volunteers who cleaned up part of the Cedar Rivre trash the day before. Join this family-friendly event with live...

Autodadamatica

Autodadamatica features 85 sketchbooks on display that represent 6 years (2012-present) of conceptual Dada and a multitude of surrealist studies that inform...

The Mask of Lincoln

The Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) has developed a special poster exhibition of the National Portrait Gallery exhibition, One...

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

Open Studio Painting Event

All age groups are welcome on Sunday to complete any of our paintings. A talented artist is available to andwer your questions and help you complete your...

Waterloo Bucks vs. Duluth Huskies

Post-Game Kids Candy Hunt Kids Eat Free Sunday presented by Klement's & 105.7 KOKZ: All kids 12-under receive a coupon for a free hot dog, soda & popcorn...

Monday, July 29

98th Annual Cedar Falls Bible Conference

The Cedar Falls Bible Conference is one of America’s longest continuing annual Bible conferences (the 100th will be held in 2021). They are committed to...

Cedar Valley FreeWheelers

Youth mountain bike ride for grades K-12. Contact: Brady or Karl Bengston

Monday No Drop Gravel Ride

Co-ed bike ride with details posted weekly on 'Who's Riding Cedar Valley' Facebook Page. Contact: Dave Roll

Student Art Show Awards Exhibition

Award winning pieces from Hawkeye's 20th Annual Student Art Show will be dislayed at the Hawkeye Community College Van G Miller Adult Learning Center Art...

TRF Fitness Classes

Take part in full body circuits on Mondays, and CoreX on Wednesdays! Both held at The Runners Flat

Fearless Women of Dirt

Women's mountain bike ride leaving from different trails announced each week on Facebook. Social following at SingleSpeed, Cedar Falls. Contact: Amy Kotsonis

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

Waterloo Bucks vs. Duluth Huskies

Cheer on your Waterloo Bucks for The day game. Nothing beats warm weather, cold drinks, and exciting Waterloo Bucks Baseball!

Dunkerton Farmer's Market

Visit Dunkerton Farmer's Market for fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs, eggs, honey, baked goods, garden starter plants, garden plants, perennials, annuals,...

Aromatics & Ale: A Potted Herb Make & Take Event @ SingleSpeed Brewing Waterloo

Mint, Rosemary & Basil are the stars of this occasion at which you'll paint, stamp, plant, and sip. Enjoy: -Painting & stamping three pots -Instruction from...

Hammer Ride

Co-ed road cycling ride at 22-24 mph in a paceline for about 40 miles. Post ride social at SingleSpeed, Cedar Falls. Contact: Jeremy Fry

George Wyth Open Water Swim

Open water swim training. A swim cap is required. There are two kayaks for support each week. Contact: Scott Gall - 319-277-1154 or Penny Andorf

Mallet Ride

Co-ed road cycling ride at 16-18 mph average for 30-35 miles. Contact: Brent Johnson

Waterloo Bucks vs. Duluth Huskies

Bark in the Ballpark Buck Night presented by K98.5 featuring $1 beer, soda, popcorn, & ice cream, plus $1.50 hot dogs

Aromatics & Ale: A Potted Herb Make & Take Event @ SingleSpeed Brewing Waterloo

Mint, Rosemary & Basil are the stars of this occasion at which you'll paint, stamp, plant, and sip. Enjoy: -Painting & stamping three pots -Instruction from...

Tuesday, July 30

98th Annual Cedar Falls Bible Conference

The Cedar Falls Bible Conference is one of America’s longest continuing annual Bible conferences (the 100th will be held in 2021). They are committed to...

Student Art Show Awards Exhibition

Award winning pieces from Hawkeye's 20th Annual Student Art Show will be dislayed at the Hawkeye Community College Van G Miller Adult Learning Center Art...

Archaeology Camp (ages 10-13)

Learn to decode clues left by people of the past! Were artifacts left behind 150 or 500 years ago…or even during the last ice age? Junior Archaeologists will...

Sulkies to Speedways: A Need for Speed in the Cedar Valley

Explore some of the most popular examples of speed in the Cedar Valley over the past 125 years: Tunis Speedway greats like Bob Hilmer, Merlin Benning and...

Temperance and Turmoil: The Story of Prohibition and the Great Depression in Iowa

In this exhibit, discover how rural Iowa felt the impact of financial instability in the 1920s long before the bank runs became common. By the early 1930s...

Weekly Wonders: 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11

Join Imaginarium staff as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon! Find out the type of training astronauts endured before...

Whose Land Is This? Native Americans, Europeans and American Perspectives

The Grout Museum of History & Science is the venue for the inaugural display of a traveling exhibit on the contact between Native Americans, European...

Autodadamatica

Autodadamatica features 85 sketchbooks on display that represent 6 years (2012-present) of conceptual Dada and a multitude of surrealist studies that inform...

The Mask of Lincoln

The Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) has developed a special poster exhibition of the National Portrait Gallery exhibition, One...

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

Cedar Valley Farmers Market at Kimball Ridge

This is an outdoor farmers market held May through October, and has vendors that sell fresh fruits and vegetables, farm fresh eggs, meats, local honey and...

Spokes Women

Women's road ride with two rides: 13-15 mph average for 15-20 miles and a 15-17 mph average for 23-28 miles. During winter we move inside to Europa Cycle &...

The Black Moods

Alternative Rock band The Black Moods are coming to Spicoli’s prepared to light up the stage with their style of Raw, Amped Up Rock and Roll. Local Support...

Cedar Falls Municipal Band "Twilight Serenade"

The Cedar Falls Municipal Band directed by Dennis Downs presents free open-air concerts in Overman Park. 45 professional musicians comprise Iowa's oldest...

Octopus Team Trivia

Lively and spirited team trivia happens every Tuesday at Octopus!

Wednesday, July 31

98th Annual Cedar Falls Bible Conference

The Cedar Falls Bible Conference is one of America’s longest continuing annual Bible conferences (the 100th will be held in 2021). They are committed to...

Student Art Show Awards Exhibition

Award winning pieces from Hawkeye's 20th Annual Student Art Show will be dislayed at the Hawkeye Community College Van G Miller Adult Learning Center Art...

W.O.W Rides - Wednesday on Wheels

Wednesday's On Wheels rides will leave from 4th and Main downtown. There are always two routes: long & short. There is a sweeper with every ride so that...

TRF Fitness Classes

Take part in full body circuits on Mondays, and CoreX on Wednesdays! Both held at The Runners Flat

Archaeology Camp (ages 10-13)

Learn to decode clues left by people of the past! Were artifacts left behind 150 or 500 years ago…or even during the last ice age? Junior Archaeologists will...

Sulkies to Speedways: A Need for Speed in the Cedar Valley

Explore some of the most popular examples of speed in the Cedar Valley over the past 125 years: Tunis Speedway greats like Bob Hilmer, Merlin Benning and...

Temperance and Turmoil: The Story of Prohibition and the Great Depression in Iowa

In this exhibit, discover how rural Iowa felt the impact of financial instability in the 1920s long before the bank runs became common. By the early 1930s...

Weekly Wonders: 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11

Join Imaginarium staff as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon! Find out the type of training astronauts endured before...

Whose Land Is This? Native Americans, Europeans and American Perspectives

The Grout Museum of History & Science is the venue for the inaugural display of a traveling exhibit on the contact between Native Americans, European...

Wild Kratts Day Camps (ages 5-8)

Learn how different animals have adapted to survive in harsh environments, catch prey, or elude predators. We will use our creature power suit and creature...

Autodadamatica

Autodadamatica features 85 sketchbooks on display that represent 6 years (2012-present) of conceptual Dada and a multitude of surrealist studies that inform...

The Mask of Lincoln

The Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) has developed a special poster exhibition of the National Portrait Gallery exhibition, One...

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

Storytime with Thomas Nelson & the Waterloo Courier

Join us for Storytime with Thomas Nelson of the Waterloo Courier as he reads stories in the children's garden. Free trolley rides will be offered after the...

Kid's Open Painting Studio

Select any of our paintings or create one of your own during our Kid's Kid's Painting Studio throughout on all but two Wednesdays during the summer months....

Learn to Row Open House

Learn about the sport of crew rowing and experience it first hand. Come experience the Cedar Valley waterways in a new way. Get a tour of the Waterloo Boat...

Trail Sisters

Women's soft trail run leaving from different trails announced each week on Facebook. Contact: Wendy Foote or Jess Cruz

CVAST - Summit Summer Rides

Co-ed soft trail bike ride leaving from Mulligans and picking up riders at Pfeiffer Springs Park. This is a no drop ride through George Wyth State Park....

Thursday, August 1

98th Annual Cedar Falls Bible Conference

The Cedar Falls Bible Conference is one of America’s longest continuing annual Bible conferences (the 100th will be held in 2021). They are committed to...

Pint Night Ride

Join us for a leisurely ride to SingleSpeed Brewing's Waterloo location for a bite to eat and a beverage. Utilizing some of the Cedar Valley's best (and...

Run Club

Provides on road and off road group runs for families and individuals of all ages! Meets every Thurdsay night for group runs of all ages and experience...

Student Art Show Awards Exhibition

Award winning pieces from Hawkeye's 20th Annual Student Art Show will be dislayed at the Hawkeye Community College Van G Miller Adult Learning Center Art...

Adventure Day Camp (ages 10-12)

Adventure Days are days where kids get to be kids! They will explore, creek stomp, fish, hike - all while visiting awesome parks near Black Hawk County. They...

Sulkies to Speedways: A Need for Speed in the Cedar Valley

Explore some of the most popular examples of speed in the Cedar Valley over the past 125 years: Tunis Speedway greats like Bob Hilmer, Merlin Benning and...

Temperance and Turmoil: The Story of Prohibition and the Great Depression in Iowa

In this exhibit, discover how rural Iowa felt the impact of financial instability in the 1920s long before the bank runs became common. By the early 1930s...

Weekly Wonders: 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11

Join Imaginarium staff as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon! Find out the type of training astronauts endured before...

Whose Land Is This? Native Americans, Europeans and American Perspectives

The Grout Museum of History & Science is the venue for the inaugural display of a traveling exhibit on the contact between Native Americans, European...

Autodadamatica

Autodadamatica features 85 sketchbooks on display that represent 6 years (2012-present) of conceptual Dada and a multitude of surrealist studies that inform...

The Mask of Lincoln

The Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) has developed a special poster exhibition of the National Portrait Gallery exhibition, One...

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

Teacher Appreciation Day

Lost Island celebrates teachers before they begin the 2019/2020 school year! Teachers can bring a valid school ID & receive $15 on Lost Island waterpark...

Cedar Valley Farmers Market at Shiloh Baptist Church

This is a BRAND NEW Farmers Market this year, with lots of fresh fruits and vegetables, honey, eggs, vegetable and flower plants, baked goods, artisan crafts...

Girlfriends Trail Ride

Women's paved trail ride with mileage options from 6-25 miles and average pace 10-12 mph (10 mph minimum). Helmets and lights required. All rides are...

Friday, August 2

98th Annual Cedar Falls Bible Conference

The Cedar Falls Bible Conference is one of America’s longest continuing annual Bible conferences (the 100th will be held in 2021). They are committed to...

Iowa Irish Fest

The Cedar Valley Irish Cultural Associationis holds Annual Iowa Irish Fest in and around the Lincoln Park area including East 4th and Mulberry Streets in...

Sulkies to Speedways: A Need for Speed in the Cedar Valley

Explore some of the most popular examples of speed in the Cedar Valley over the past 125 years: Tunis Speedway greats like Bob Hilmer, Merlin Benning and...

Temperance and Turmoil: The Story of Prohibition and the Great Depression in Iowa

In this exhibit, discover how rural Iowa felt the impact of financial instability in the 1920s long before the bank runs became common. By the early 1930s...

Weekly Wonders: 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11

Join Imaginarium staff as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon! Find out the type of training astronauts endured before...

Whose Land Is This? Native Americans, Europeans and American Perspectives

The Grout Museum of History & Science is the venue for the inaugural display of a traveling exhibit on the contact between Native Americans, European...

Autodadamatica

Autodadamatica features 85 sketchbooks on display that represent 6 years (2012-present) of conceptual Dada and a multitude of surrealist studies that inform...

Formal/Informal: Innovations in Portraiture

Formal/ Informal explores the definition of portraiture, comparing that formal term to the compositions created by photographers. During the 19th century,...

The Mask of Lincoln

The Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) has developed a special poster exhibition of the National Portrait Gallery exhibition, One...

Travis Gingerich: Parables in Clay

The Hearst is pleased to present new and recent figural works in stoneware by Travis Gingerich. Ceramics lab technician and instructor at the Hearst Center,...

Paddle in the Park

Paddle in the Park is an annual program series that is held at the canoe/kayak launch at Hickory Hills Park in LaPorte City, Iowa. Naturalists from Black...

Saturday, August 3

98th Annual Cedar Falls Bible Conference

The Cedar Falls Bible Conference is one of America’s longest continuing annual Bible conferences (the 100th will be held in 2021). They are committed to...

Iowa Irish Fest

The Cedar Valley Irish Cultural Associationis holds Annual Iowa Irish Fest in and around the Lincoln Park area including East 4th and Mulberry Streets in...

Breakfast Club

Group runs every Saturday morning! All abilities and ages are welcomed!

Waterloo Urban Farmers Market

The Waterloo Urban Farmers Market is a family-friendly event hosted every Saturday in Downtown Waterloo (May - Octber). We have a uniqiue variety of vendors...

Cedar Falls Farmers Market

fresh vegetables, baked goods and crafts

CVSC/IrishFest Leprechaun Cup

This is a youth and adult soccer tournament held in conjunction with the Iowa Irish Fest.

James Hearst Birthday Celebration: Pins, Pens and Poems - Cedar Falls Farmers Market

Visit this location and learn about James Hearst and score some swag, enter a drawing for Hearst Bday t shirt and The Complete Poetry of James Hearst!

Sulkies to Speedways: A Need for Speed in the Cedar Valley

Explore some of the most popular examples of speed in the Cedar Valley over the past 125 years: Tunis Speedway greats like Bob Hilmer, Merlin Benning and...

Temperance and Turmoil: The Story of Prohibition and the Great Depression in Iowa

In this exhibit, discover how rural Iowa felt the impact of financial instability in the 1920s long before the bank runs became common. By the early 1930s...