There are 94 event listings for fun things to do this week. Below we highlight some of our favorites. What will you be doing this week?
Ghost hunting in Iowa – Things that go bump in the night. Who owns the night? The Johnson County Paranormal Team explains how they find answers to this question.
Craig Erickson – Erickson has participated in many diverse projects from an early age,composing hundreds of songs during high school years in his parents basement and playing multiple instruments including guitar,keys,bass,drums,etc.He counts his jazz guitarist father and piano teacher mother among his many musical influences along with artists like Hendrix, The Beatles, Sly Stone, John Mclaughlin, Jan Akkerman, Tommy Bolin, Zeppelin, classical music, jazz fusion, reggae etc.
Pauly Shore – At age 17, Pauly Shore began writing and performing his own material, creating the persona of “The Weizel.” His initial success on television led to a three movie deal with Disney, beginning with the box-office hit “Encino Man.”
David Dondero + Mechanical River + Sam Knutson – Few songwriters have experienced and expressed the sinking depths and uplifting optimism of humanity like David Dondero, and his ability to shine a light on the human condition (his own included) is inspiring. Dondero is best known for his narrative tales of America. Having spent most of his life on the road, Dave uses his staggering lyrical talent to paint tales of life in the US of A through clever word play and sarcastic humor about some of life’s most sensitive subjects.
Family Trip to Brewers/Cubs Game at Miller Ballpark – Cedar Rapids Parks & Recreation is offering a family trip to the Brewers/Cubs game at Miller Ballpark in Milwaukee on Thursday, June 7. The motor coach departs at 7:00 a.m. from the Ambroz Center and returns at 10:00 p.m. Shaded, upper deck terrace seats have been reserved for trip participants.
North Liberty Fun Days – Family appreciation night with no alcohol served.
Wine Tasting – The 1st Avenue Wine House will feature wine tasting and grilled pizzas. 10% of all bottle sales will be donated to Foundation 2.
Marion by Moonlight – Lonesome Road – Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy a different band each Thursday night in June. Food is available at 6:00 p.m.