Events

Event Calendar

Tuesday August, 30th 2016

  • Farmers' Market

  • Knoxville
  • Downtown Knoxville
  • 641.943.2223
  • xxx
  • Website
  • Knoxville Farmers Market on Courthouse lawn, Tuesday 2:30 - 6:00 pm, Saturdays 8:00 - noon. Seasonal produce and baked goods.

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Agriculture

Tuesday August, 30th 2016

  • Show 'n Go Rides

  • Pella
  • Volkweg Trailhead
  • Pella, IA 50219
  • 641.628.1562
  • timsquared@yahoo.com
  • Website
  • Show 'n Go Rides

    from mid April - Oct.

    Tuesdays, April - August at 6 p.m., September and October at 5:30 p.m.;
    Volksweg Trailhead, University & W. 5th, Pella; ride the trail.

    Saturdays, 7:30 a.m. Volksweg Trailhead, University & W. 5th, Pella; road ride to an area town. Mileage varies from 30 miles (early season) to 60-plus miles (training for RAGBRAI).

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Nature & Recreation

Wednesday August, 31st 2016

  • Farmers' Market

  • Pleasantville
  • 905 W. Pleasant St.
  • Pleasantville, IA
  • 515.848.3316
  • xxx
  • Website
  • Pleasantville Farmers' Market

    Wednesday 4:00 - 7:00 pm

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Agriculture

Thursday September, 1st 2016

  • Farmers' Market

  • Pella
  • First Reformed Church Parking Lot
  • Pella, IA 50219
  • 641.628.2626
  • xxx
  • Website
  • Farmers' Market featuring seasonal locally grown produce, baked goods and crafts. Located in First Reformed Church parking lot, 2 blocks south of square in downtown Pella.

    Held each Thursday 3:00 - 6:00 pm & Saturday 9:00 - 11:00 am

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Agriculture

Friday September, 2nd 2016

  • Knoxville Bike Night

  • Knoxville
  • Downtown Knoxville
  • 641.828.7555
  • bronson@iowatelecom.net
  • Website
  • A great evening of entertainment and fun with bikes, bands, food and beverages. All on the square in downtown Knoxville on the first Friday of the month, May through September

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Nature & Recreation

Friday September, 2nd 2016

  • Live Snakes

  • Lake Red Rock
  • Whitebreast
  • Lake Red Rock
  • 641.828.7522
  • Website
  • Live Snakes!

    Fri., Sept. 2 - 7:00 p.m .- Whitebreast

    Like snakes? Get an up-close look at some of these slithery, scaly reptiles that call the lake

    area home. You might even get the chance to hold one of them!

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Nature & Recreation

Saturday September, 3rd 2016

  • Farmers' Market

  • Knoxville
  • Downtown Knoxville
  • 641.943.2223
  • xxx
  • Website
  • Knoxville Farmers' Market, Courthouse Lawn.

    Saturday 8:00 - noon

    Tuesday 2:30 - 6:00

    Locally grown produce and baked goods.

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Agriculture

Saturday September, 3rd 2016

  • Farmers' Market

  • Pella
  • First Reformed Church Parking Lot
  • Pella, IA 50219
  • 641.628.2626
  • xxx
  • Website
  • Weekly Farmers' Market at First Reformed Church Parking lot, 2 blocks south of the square in Pella.

    Saturday 9:00 - 11:00 AM

    Thursday 3:00 - 6:00 PM

    Locally grown produce, baked goods and crafts.

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Agriculture

Saturday September, 3rd 2016

  • Knoxville Raceway Extreme Enduro

  • Knoxville
  • 1000 N. Lincoln
  • Knoxville, IA 50138
  • 641.842.5431
  • Website
  • Knoxville Raceway, home of the Knoxville Nationals, is nestled in the hills of  Southern Iowa, and is truly the greatest half-mile dirt track in the World. Buoyed by tradition which dates back to the early 1900's, the track has become the mecca for sprint car fans throughout the world. It combines the greatest in sprint car racing with a small town atmosphere which makes each visit an enjoyable experience for young and old alike.

    Known in all corners of the globe as the Sprint Car Capitol of the World, Knoxville Raceway boasts 25,000 seats, 56 luxury suites and a racing surface which is always conducive to fast, side-by-side competition. More than 150 cars from 30 states, Canada, Australia and New Zeeland gather every August to match thier skills in a four-day event wheich has opften been describeed as the "indy of sprint car racing". The winner walks a ways with a $150,000 check and an open door to future opportunities in auto racing.

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Racing

Saturday September, 3rd 2016

  • Knoxville Raceway Weekly Races

  • Knoxville
  • 1000 N. Lincoln
  • Knoxville, IA 50138
  • 641.842.5431
  • info@knoxvilleraceway.com
  • Website
  • Weekly Sprint Car races at the "Sprint Car Capital of the World".  The www.knoxvilleraceway.com website has details of each week's races and tips for first time racing fans.

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  • Fee: Yes
  • Category: Racing

Saturday September, 3rd 2016

  • Let's Go Paddling

  • Lake Red Rock
  • Roberts Creek
  • Lake Red Rock
  • 641.828.7522
  • Website
  • Let’s Go Paddling!

    Sat., Sept. 3—1:00-3:00 p.m.—Roberts Creek

    Enjoy the chance to experience both canoeing and kayaking in the same day! Give one or both types of watercraft a try and see how much fun paddling can be! (You must be at least 10 years old to use kayaks. Life jackets will be provided. Programs may be cancelled if inclement weather/wind condi-tions.)

    Programs may be subject to change. Outdoor programs will be cancelled if raining. Please call the Corps

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Nature & Recreation

Saturday September, 3rd 2016

  • Monarch Watch: Butterfly Tagging

  • Lake Red Rock
  • South Tailwater
  • Lake Red Rock
  • 641.828.7522
  • Website
  • Monarch Watch: Butterfly Tagging

    Sat., Sept. 3—10:00 a.m.—South Tailwater

    Sun., Sept. 4-1:00 p.m.-South Tailwater

    Join the Monarch Watch volunteer effort!  We’ll attempt to tag some of these unique butterflies as they pass through the Red Rock area during their fall migration. Data from tagged butterflies may be used to help searchers track the monarchs’ journey to Mexico.

    Outdoor programs will be cancelled if raining.

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Nature & Recreation

Saturday September, 3rd 2016

  • Show 'n Go Rides

  • Pella
  • Volkweg Trailhead
  • 641-780-6919
  • timsquared@yahoo.com
  • Website
  • Show 'n Go Rides

    from mid April - Oct.

    Tuesdays, April - August at 6 p.m., September and October at 5:30 p.m.;
    Volksweg Trailhead, University & W. 5th, Pella; ride the trail.

    Saturdays, 7:30 a.m. Volksweg Trailhead, University & W. 5th, Pella; road ride to an area town. Mileage varies from 30 miles (early season) to 60-plus miles (training for RAGBRAI).

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Nature & Recreation

Sunday September, 4th 2016

  • Meet Bobber, the Water Safety Dog!

  • Lake Red Rock
  • Whitebreast Beach
  • Website
  • Meet Bobber, the Water Safety Dog!

    Sun., Sept. 4-3:00 p.m.-Whitebreast Beach

    Bobber is a fun loving dog that likes to meet new people and help them learn how to be safe around the water. Come meet him and pick up some great safety tips!

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Nature & Recreation

Sunday September, 4th 2016

  • Monarch Watch: Butterfly Tagging

  • Lake Red Rock
  • South Tailwater
  • Lake Red Rock
  • 641.828.7522
  • Website
  • Monarch Watch: Butterfly Tagging

    Sun., Sept. 4-1:00 p.m.-South Tailwater

    Join the Monarch Watch volunteer effort!  We’ll attempt to tag some of these unique butterflies as they pass through the Red Rock area during their fall migration. Data from tagged butterflies may be used to help searchers track the monarchs’ journey to Mexico.

    Outdoor programs will be cancelled if raining.

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Nature & Recreation

Monday September, 5th 2016

  • Build a Mini-Sailboat

  • Lake Red Rock
  • Playscape - Lake Red Rock
  • 641.828.7522
  • Website
  • Build a Mini-Sailboat!

    Mon., Sept. 5- 10:00 a.m.- Playscape

    Boat builders of all ages: test your design skills and build a tiny sailboat, then check its "seaworthiness" and speed on the shores of Lake Red Rock!  Boat building supplies will be provided. (iAdult supervision required for youngsters)

    Outdoor programs will be cancelled if raining.

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Nature & Recreation

Monday September, 5th 2016

  • Pond Exploration

  • Lake Red Rock
  • Playscape - Lake Red Rock
  • 641.828.7522
  • Website
  • Pond Exploration

    Go "mucking" at one of the lake area’s wetlands! Dip nets and tubs will be available for you to try and catch some of the critters swimming and crawling in and around the area! Mucking can be messy, so please wear old shoes and clothes.

    Mon., Sept. 5-1:00 p.m.-Playscape

    Outdoor programs will be cancelled if raining

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Nature & Recreation

Tuesday September, 6th 2016

  • Farmers' Market

  • Knoxville
  • Downtown Knoxville
  • 641.943.2223
  • xxx
  • Website
  • Knoxville Farmers Market on Courthouse lawn, Tuesday 2:30 - 6:00 pm, Saturdays 8:00 - noon. Seasonal produce and baked goods.

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Agriculture

Tuesday September, 6th 2016

  • Show 'n Go Rides

  • Pella
  • Volkweg Trailhead
  • Pella, IA 50219
  • 641.628.1562
  • timsquared@yahoo.com
  • Website
  • Show 'n Go Rides

    from mid April - Oct.

    Tuesdays, April - August at 6 p.m., September and October at 5:30 p.m.;
    Volksweg Trailhead, University & W. 5th, Pella; ride the trail.

    Saturdays, 7:30 a.m. Volksweg Trailhead, University & W. 5th, Pella; road ride to an area town. Mileage varies from 30 miles (early season) to 60-plus miles (training for RAGBRAI).

Add To Itinerary

  • Fee: No
  • Category: Nature & Recreation

Wednesday September, 7th 2016

  • Farmers' Market

  • Pleasantville
  • 905 W. Pleasant St.
  • Pleasantville, IA
  • 515.848.3316
  • xxx
  • Website
  • Pleasantville Farmers' Market

    Wednesday 4:00 - 7:00 pm

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  • Fee: No
  • Category: Agriculture

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