I know it's brutally cold right now, but it IS supposed to warm up this weekend! Here are some of the big events happening this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday:

  • Beat the Bitter
    • North Liberty
    • February 1st & 2nd
    • Featuring winter games, the 3rd annual Snuggie Crawl, ice skating, horse-drawn carriage rides, a community bonfire, live performances, fireworks, and more
    • Get a full list of events HERE
  • Hawkeye Men's Basketball
    • Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City
    • February 1st at 6 p.m.
    • vs. Michigan
    • Black and Gold Spirit Game
    • Broadcast on FS1
    • Tickets are SOLD OUT
  • Kinky Boots
    • Paramount Theatre in Cedar Rapids
    • February 1st at 7:30 p.m.
    • "With songs by Grammy® and Tony® winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical celebration is about the friendships we discover and the belief that you can change the world when you change your mind."
    • Tickets range from $53 to $78 - get yours HERE
  • The Full Monty
    • Theatre Cedar Rapids
    • Dates/Times
      • February 1st at 7:30 p.m.
      • February 2nd at 7:30 p.m.
      • February 3rd at 2:30 p.m.
    • "While spying on their wives at 'Girls’ Night Out' trip to a male strip club, a group of unemployed steelworkers come up with a bold and unclothed way to make some quick cash. As they conquer their fears, self-consciousness, and prejudices, the men come to discover that they’re stronger as a group, and the strength that they find in each other gives them the individual courage to 'let it go.'"
    • Tickets range from $22 to $42 - get yours HERE
  • RoughRiders Hockey
    • Cedar Rapids Ice Arena
    • February 1st at 7:05 p.m.
      • vs. Dubuque
      • Riders Fight Cancer Night
    • February 2nt at 7:05 p.m.
      • vs. Green Bay
      • Guns & Hoses Night
    • Tickets range from $12.75 to $25 - get yours HERE
  • Movin' at the Museum Fitness Class
    • National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library in Cedar Rapids
    • February 2nd from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
    • POUND class
    • Event is Free
  • CR Craft & Vendor Market
    • City of Hiawatha Parks and Recreation
    • February 2nd from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    • Free parking, admission, and raffle opportunities
  • Davenport Bacon & Beer Festival “Pigskin Classic”
    • RiverCenter/Adler Theatre in Davenport
    • February 2nd from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
    • "The 2019 Davenport Bacon & Beer Festival 'Pigskin Classic' will again bring the region’s top eateries, pork purveyors, and specialty craft brewers together for a one-day salute to the ultimate culinary match made in hog heaven"
    • Tickets are $30 - get yours HERE
  • Queen Tribute
    • Wildwood BBQ & Saloon in Iowa City
    • February 2nd from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.
    • Event is 18+
    • Tickets are $15 - get yours HERE
  • NewBowl Super Watch Party!
    • NewBo City Market in Cedar Rapids
    • February 3rd from 4:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.
    • Featuring the game on the big screen, $15 unlimited wings and fries from Smokin' BBQ Pitts, NewBo Beer and Wine pitcher specials, and more
    • RSVP on Eventbrite for free to be entered into a drawing for prizes at halftime HERE
    • Event is free to attend ($5 recommended donation)
  • Habitat's Home Team Huddle
    • Collins Road Theater in Cedar Rapids
    • February 4rd
    • "Enjoy a great day of football while helping Cedar Valley Habitat for Humanity and its partner families build, rehabilitate and repair homes in Linn and Benton counties!"
    • How It Works:
      • Attend the party at Collins Road Theatres or host your own party
      • Donate and have your guests donate at half-time
      • Become eligible to win prizes! One lucky party host or attendee will win an NFL weekend getaway for two
    • Get registered HERE

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