4th annual Southeast Iowa Pagan Fest

Aug 19, 2017 12:00pm

4th annual Southeast Iowa Pagan Fest on August 19th in Dankwardt Park from 10-6 We have 31 Vendors, 13 Workshops and 3 Musical Performers.

Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic

Aug 24, 2017 12:30pm

Chamber of Commerce members are encouraged to enjoy a day on the golf course. Play for the day is four-person, best-shot tournament and will begin at 12:30pm with a shotgun start on Thursday, August 24.

For additional information or to sign up a team, contact Kay Sackville Breuer.

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BBQ Days

Sep 1, 2017 12:00am


TRUCK PULL 6:30 Weigh in 7:00 Pull


Jeff Rubey 641-919-4494                                        Darrick Mc Lain 641-919-9081


6200 Street stock small block                                6200 street stock big block     

6200 pro street small block                                    6200 pro street  big block

6200 open street: gas

8000 work diesel no smoke                                    8000 street diesel

8000 pro diesel                                                           

$25 entry fee, drive line shield must be in place & other restrictions apply

Cash prizes 

BBQ Days

Sep 2, 2017 12:00am


10:00.Registration                               .Little Stars contest 0-24 m. 25-36-m 37-48 m           

10:00 Registration                               Bestest dog contest

 11:30                          PARADE

                                    PRESENTATION OF PARADE MARSHALL

12:00                           kids & adult games @ city park

12:30 Registration                               Iowa Sanctioned Pedal Pull @ main street

1:30 weigh in                          TRACTOR PULL

                                    Jeff Rubey 641-919-4494 Darrick McLain 641-919-9081

                                    Pull @2:00……Laplander and other rules apply. Cash prizes

                                    3500 combined                                    8500 farm

                                    4000 combined                                    10,000 non turbo farm

                                    4500 combined                                    4500 farm

                                    10,000 farm turbo                                5000 farm

                                    11500 farm non turbo 10 MPH           5500 combined

                                    5500 farm

                                    6500 combined                                    6500  farm

                                    13500 farm 10 MPH                           7500 farm

                         2850 RPM in 12000 open farm


7:00                             GREAT RIVERS PULLERS

                                    Brad 319-371-4070

                        Mini rod #1                                         mini rod #2

                        Super stock #1                         super stock #2

                        Twin stock 20 HP & under                  twin SA 20 HP & up

                        16 HP SA #1                                       12 HP SA

                        12 HP stock                                         14 hp stock

                        16HP stock #1                                     10 HP  stock

            Twin SA 25 HP & under                                 twin stock 25 & under #2

                        Super mod #1                                      super modified#2

       Exibition Slot       

16 HP SA #2                            twin SA 25 HP & under #2

NEW: SIDE BY SIDE 2 DR & 4DR  319-371-4070

Midwest Old Threshers Reunion

Sep 4, 2017 12:00pm

2017 Midwest Old Threshers Reunion in Mount Pleasant, Iowa

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 through Labor Day Monday, September 4, 2017


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Grandstand line-up:

Wednesday, August 30, 2017: (Sneek-a-peek day at the grounds)

Thursday, August 31, 2017: Country Gold: Leroy Van Dyke, David Frizzell, Moe Bandy, Rex Allen Jr.: Sunrise to Sunset Farewell Tour "My last Iowa performance"

Friday, September 1, 2017: Home Free (Season 4 winners of NBC TV show "The Sing Off")

Saturday, September 2, 2017: Tracy Lawrence (18, #1 singles)

Sunday: September 3, 2017: Chris Janson (#1 platinum single "Buy Me a Boat")

Your 5-day wristband includes admission to all concerts, flea markets, and more!


5 day admission $20 (if purchased before June 1st, 2017)

5 day admission -- $30 was last year's price when purchased AFTER May 31st.

1 day admission $15 (if purchased before June 1st, 2017)

To order by phone, call 319-385-8937.

Burlington Cruise Nights

Oct 20, 2017 5:00pm

2017 Jefferson Street Cruise Nights

Friday, May 19

Friday, June 23

Friday, July 21

Friday, August 18

Friday, September 16

Friday, October 20

Most people start arriving around 5:00pm to 5:30pm. Classic cars, lots of fun!

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2017 Twin Oak Days with El Taco Casa

Sunday, June 25 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm


Downtown Burlington Trick-or-Treat

Oct 27, 2017 4:00pm

Friday, October 27, 2017 from 4:00pm to 6:00pm, ghosts and goblins will have a chance to haunt downtown Burlington with treats available at dozens of participating merchants. This opportunity markets to families in Greater Burlington and offers a safe and fun environment for them to trick-or-treat Downtown Burlington.

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For more information, call 319-752-6365.  

Organized by the efforts of Downtown Partners Inc., a division of the Greater Burlington Partnership.

Holiday Retail Open House

Nov 12, 2017 12:00pm

Sunday, November 12, 2017 from noon to 4:00pm, kick off your holiday season with one of Burlington’s favorite events! Get a head start on holiday gift buying at the specialty retail shops, sample food and refreshments, and register for the giveaway of $1000 in Downtown Dollars. Gather your friends and family and come downtown for this special day of shopping and fun. Register for prizes at all participating merchants, and at 4:00pm, gather in front of the Art Center at 301 Jefferson to see if you are a winner! Participating store locations will be updated as date gets closer.

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For more information, call 319-752-6365.

Lighted Holiday Parade

Nov 25, 2017 5:00pm

Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 5:00pm -- what a perfect opportunity to gather with family and friends and make some holiday memories. Find a comfortable spot in downtown Burlington along Jefferson Street and relax while you watch one of Burlington's best shows. The parade begins at 8th & Jefferson Streets and proceeds east down to Main Street. It's a very special evening in Downtown that will truly get you into the holiday spirit - especially when you see Santa Claus coming down the lane. Afterwards, be sure to visit Santa in his cottage in Nancy Neafie Park at 6th and Jefferson.


For more information or to sign up to be in the parade, click here.

Living Windows

Dec 14, 2017 6:00pm

Thursday, December 14, 2017 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm, join us to experience a magical night in Downtown Burlington! Dozens of storefronts will come alive during the annual Living Windows celebration! This favorite holiday event includes lights, carolers, story readings, crafts, decorations, gingerbread houses, free horse-drawn carriage rides, and much more. Santa Claus will also be on hand at his cottage in Nancy Neafie Park at Sixth and Jefferson. Living Windows includes complimentary food and beverages at many downtown stores. It's a great opportunity to do some Christmas shopping, see friends, and enjoy the holiday season.

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Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center Donations

Dec 31, 2018 7:00am

For questions or to make an appointment to donate blood: please contact the Blood Center at (800) 747-5401 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org.