It's a big weekend here in Eastern Iowa! With St. Patrick's Day happening on Saturday, pretty much every business in the Corridor has some sort of celebration going on. We couldn't possibly include all of those celebrations in this blog, but we did list some of the major events going on this weekend! Here are some of the things you might want to check out:

  • Cedar Rapids Restaurant Week
    • 26 Cedar Rapids restaurants
    • March 15th through March 25th
    • Special menu items at special prices
    • For a full list of participating restaurants click HERE
  • Orchestra Iowa with Ballet Quad Cities Presents: Alice in Wonderland
    • Paramount Theatre in Cedar Rapids
    • March 16th at 7:30 p.m.
    • Tickets range from $19 to $55 - get yours HERE
  • Bent
    • Theatre Cedar Rapids Studio
    • March 16th & 17th at 7:30 p.m. and March 18th at 2:30 p.m.
    • Show is rated R
    • Tickets range from $19 to $24 - get yours HERE
  • The Diary of Anne Frank
    • Theatre Cedar Rapids Auditorium
    • March 16th & 17th at 7:30 p.m. and March 18th at 2:30 p.m.
    • Show is rated PG
    • Tickets range from $22 to $33 - get yours HERE
  • Gun Show
    • Hawkeye Downs in Cedar Rapids
    • March 16th from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., March 17th from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and March 18th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    • Tickets are $7 for adults and $1 for 12 and under
  • SaPaDaPaSo Parade
    • Downtown Cedar Rapids
    • March 17th at 1 p.m.
    • To view the parade map click HERE
  • Kernels Summer Job Fair
    • Veterans Memorial Stadium in Cedar Rapids
    • March 17th from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
    • Hiring for: ushers, inflatable games, concessions, stadium operations/maintenance
    • Applicants must be 16 years or older
  • 2nd Annual Mother & Son Dance
    • Cedar Rapids Marriott Hotel
    • March 18th from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Tickets are $45 for a mother & son couple and each additional son is $15
    • Kids must be between the ages of 2 and 16
    • For more details click HERE

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