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9 Things to Do This Weekend

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    April 24, 2014 | 9:30 am
    Here's a look at 9 things to do in Eastern Iowa this weekend. A full list of events can be found on our "Local Events" page:

    Dubuque Farmers' Market

    Farmers' Market is open every Saturday morning, 7 a.m. - noon, May through October. Stretching from the area around City Hall at Iowa and 13th Streets down Iowa Street to 11th Street, the market has grown in recent years to over 100 vendors. Those interested in becoming market vendors should call the Main Street office. Vendor spaces are still available. For more information, contact Dubuque Main Street at 563-588-4400 or visit
    Saturday, June 18, 2011
    07:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    A.A.G.T.R.A.I./Ainsworth Fun Days
    SATURDAY JUNE 18, 2011:
    7:00 a.m. Shuttle Service Starts.
    7:00 a.m. 5K Run 15.00 to register day of
    7:00 a.m. Adult Kickball Tournament must be pre-registered
    8:00 - 11:00 a.m. City Wide Garage Sale
    9:00 a.m. Vendors Fair @ Ainsworth Gym 9-12
    9:00 a.m. Adult Volleyball Tournament @ Oak Park must be pre registered
    10:00 a.m. Howdy's Hot Rods Soap Box Derby
    10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Carnival on Main Street Wrist bands are $5.00 unlimited play/bouncy houses
    10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Pony Rides by Sacha Club on Main Street - free
    11:00 - 1:00 Lunch at the Opera House
    11:00 - 3:00 Lions Club Serving Pie & Ice Cream Downtown
    1:30 - Parade - Line up @ 1:00
    2:30 p.m. Ainsworth Firemen's Water Fights - up by the school
    2:30 - 7:00 p.m. Bingo at the Opera House - intermission at 4:30 for pastry auction
    4:30 p.m. Pastry Auction at the Opera House - donations accepted beginning at 2:00 at the Opera House
    9:00 p.m. Street Dance - Whiskey Rebellion Sponsored by Trax.
    A.A.G.T.R.A.I. TRACTOR RIDE: For details contact Turbo 319-653-8978 or Paul 319-461-7285
    The Ainsworth Ball Field Concession Stand will be Open: Friday Night: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Saturday 7:00 a.m. -9:00 p.m.
    Lots of Good Food!!!
    Shuttling: We are providing shuttle service with multiple drop off points as well as around the parking areas so we are encouraging people to stay parked & utilize the shuttle service. Parking areas will be marked with signs!!
    Any questions Contact: Kevin or Traci Vonnahme @ 319-530-8439 (K) or 319-530-8437 (T)

    Coggon Harvest Home Celebration
    Main Street.
    1:00 to 6 p.m. activities
    * Free hotdogs to the first 200 kids
    * Hourly Gift Card Drawings
    * Inflatables, Laser Tag, and Obstacle Course
    * Dunk Tank
    * Coggon Historical Society Open House at the Clemons House
    * Photo Show & Display (until 10 p.m.)
    * Peddle Tractor Obstacle Course
    * Potato in a Haystack
    More information at

    Winthrop Days Celebration
    Celebrating 50 Years of East Buchanan, Live music, food, ball tournaments, 5K Run/Walk, omelet breakfast, parade. For complete listing of events go
    Saturday, June 18, 2011
    05:00 PM - 01:00 AM

    Hog Wild Days
    Daily events: flea market, food vendors, Bingo and dunk tank
    Free Music in the Park 6 pm 9:45 pm Music by Past Masters Band
    Fireworks Show approximately 10 pm Rain date Monday, June 20

    Hiawatha Farmers Market
    "Hiawatha Farmers Market brings the taste of Iowa Producers to you."
    10th Avenue parking lot of Guthridge Park
    Sundays 11am 2pm.
    It's your neighborhood get-together!

    North Liberty Farmers Market
    Located at Community Center north parking lot North Liberty, IA 52317 in North Liberty, Iowa. Drop by to see for yourself. to find out about its selection of local specialties, vegetables, organic food, fruits and crafts. Hours are May-October Sunday, 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Takes WIC, SFMNP.
    Vendor registration: For more information or to register contact Matt Meseck at mmeseck {at} ci.north-liberty.ia(.)us or 626-5716.
    Sunday, June 19, 2011
    11:00 AM - 02:00 PM

    Father's Day Swim at Noelridge Aquatic Center
    Celebrate Father's Day at the city pools! Dads accompanied by children swim for just $1 (regular admission for children).
    Sunday, June 19, 2011
    01:00 PM - 08:00 PM

    Strawberry Festival

    The Salem United Methodist Men will be hosting their Strawberry Festival on Father's Day, Sunday, June 19 from 2-4 PM at Salem United Methodist Church (3715 33rd Ave. SW). We will be serving fresh Iowa strawberries, homemade ice cream, cake, and a drink. The cost is $4 for adults and $2 for children ages 6-12. Children under age 6 are free!! Come celebrate Father's Day and treat your dad to this tasty dessert. The event will be out on the lawn of Salem if the weather is nice and if not, the dessert will be served inside the building. Come one, come all!
    Sunday, June 19, 2011
    02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

    $4 adults, $2 kids age 6-12, Free under 6 years.

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