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Area Winter Events

Bloomsbury Farm 

Gift Market 

Dec. 11 and 12, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

3260 69th St. Atkins

NewBo Gingerbread House Party 

NewBo City Market  

Dec. 19, noon to 4 p.m. 

NewBo Holiday Market  

NewBo City Market  

Dec. 11, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Free Veterans Holiday Meal 

Veterans Memorial Building Coliseum 

Dec. 15 at 4:30 p.m. 

Holiday Lights at the Lake 

West Overlook Campground Drive-thru nightly through New Year’s Eve

Winter Pioneers 

Ushers Ferry Historic Village 

Dec. 29, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Community Tree Festival

Lindale Mall 

From open to close until Dec. 24

RoughRiders Hockey

ImOn Ice Arena 

Dec. 27 at 7 p. m. 

Guilded Pear Gallery  

Dance Party by Mary Zeran

Through Jan. 29

808 Third Ave. SE

Latinx-Owned Business Market 

NewBo City Market  

Jan. 8, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign

Taking cash donations at Hy-Vee locations throughout Cedar Rapids and Iowa City.

Donations may also be made online at

Those interested in volunteering can also sign up to ring a bell.   

Willis Dady Shelter

Donate new and gently used clothing. 

1247 4th Ave SE,
Cedar Rapids


Monetary and non-perishable food items like peanut butter, rice, pasta and boxed meals donations can be made in person at 1515 Hawkeye Dr, Hiawatha.

Red Cross

Give the gift of life this year. Blood is urgently needed. Go to to find a donation site. 

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