Calendar of Events- 2021 Events

Battle of the Bands QC March 20th

Battle of the Bands QC is Saturday, March 20th at 3PM.The following bands were the top 10 bands that were nominated by fans. Mark your calendars and come hear the following bands. Their estimated battle time is listed to the band name.

Each band will perform for 15 minutes and be judged by a panel of 4 judges in the Entertainment world.

Winner will win a paid show at the Mississippi Valley Fair 2021 on the Grandstand Stage from 6PM to 7:30PM Date will be announced after the Battle of the Bands.

Far Out 3PM
Tyler Richton and High Bank Boys 3:30PM
Been There Done That 4PM
Scarlett 430pm
Cal Stage Band 5PM
Slick Trigger 530PM
Monroe 6PM
Mamiltons 630PM
Alborn 7PM
Baja 730PM
Please contact for any questions.


Battle of the Bands CR April 24th

Battle of the Bands CR is scheduled for April 24, 2021 starting at 3PM.Fans nominate your favorite band. If the band accepts the nominations they will share the event so their fans will vote for them. There is a poll under discussion tab, vote for band with the poll and if not listed, please make sure to add the band. All genres of music is invited. Nominations will end Monday, February 15 at 5PM and Voting will end February 22nd at 5PM.
The top 10 bands will perform at Hazzard Countycr on Saturday, April 24th. Times will be determined when top 10 bands are announced.
Mark your calendars for this fun filled day of live music. All bands will need to b present for awards. The winner of the Battle will get $1000 cash. Please feel free to contact Michele at with questions.

Thanks to our sponsors:
Coors Light
Electrical Concepts
Central States Concrete
Moochies Boutique
Music Builder Live
Iowa Live Music
Hazzard Countycr
MH Entertainment

Chrome Horse Farmers Markets in Parking lots

Come shop local unique vendors at Chrome Horse Parking Lot Farmers Market. The vendors will be selling goods and produce, grown and created by Iowa vendors. Any questions please email Michelle at!

More information to come:


June 12 and 26

July 10 and 24

August 14 and 28

Cascade Craft Show and Open Houses November 6th

Mark your calendars and attend Shop Local in Cascade, Iowa on Saturday, November 6, 2021. Craft show will be at American Legion from 10AM to 3PM.Legion will be filled with unique vendors selling their homemade items or items from their home based small businesses.Cascade businesses hosting their open houses include Annie’s Treasures, Wisteria Lane and The Found Collection and many more will be added. Check with their stores for hours.Any questions email Michelle at

Jingle Bell Rockout December 4th and 5th

Christmas event that you will want to make sure to attend.

This event will be in conjunction with Deck the District downtown Cedar Rapids in the Newbo and Czeck areas.

More details to come.