Villages of Van Buren - Event Calendar
Discover fun things to do all year long!
Weekend of trail riding and instructional painting!
Camping separately, reserve through River Valley 319-878-3888
A deposit of $40 to reserve a spot can be mailed to:
Postpone Until Next Year (November 4th, 2022)
Choose from a large selection of handmade bowls and enjoy all you can eat homemade soups! Homemade bread, dessert, and drink included. $25 suggested donation handmade bowl to keep or good will offering for disposable bowl.
The Dutchman's Store is celebrating 36 years in Cantril, with a special Anniversary Sale.
Hours: Mon-Fri 8a-6p, Sat. 8a-5p, Closed Sunday.
Start the holiday season off with musical acts and performances provided by some very talented local musicians. This is a fun-filled family event.
Featuring many local entertainers from the Tri-Sate area including Mike Browning, Amy Fellows, Tom Allen, Brandon Cochenour, Justin & Jolene Snider, Joe Short, Marcella Hannam, Tiana Fincher, and Jed Westercamp and many more!
Friday Show: Doors open at 6pm, show at 7pm.
Tickets: $10.00 in advance (age 5-adults) non refundable.
Sat Only: A soup supper will be served at 5:30 pm in the cafeteria prior to the show. A variety of soups, sandwiches and desserts will be available.
Join the Folk School for an evening of Holiday Hoopla at Hotel Manning in Keosauqua, Iowa!
Things will kick off with a cake painting challenge as five top local artists compete for 1st place. Completed cakes will be sold to the highest bidder and handmade cookies will be for sale throughout the evening.
Iowa musician and songwriter, Chad Elliott, will be entertaining us with his original songs and a few Holiday singalongs in the sample room. Chad is also a painter, who creates large acrylic panels that are featured in his children's books. Books will be available. https://www.chadelliott.net
Come for the cake painting challenge, stay for the soothing tones and a drink with friends. Tis the Season to be Jolly! See Less
Christmas is in the Air!
Shop for that special someone on your Christmas list, pick up stocking stuffers, enjoy special pricing, drawings and food. Help us celebrate shopping local!
The Birmingham Lions will be serving chili soup, vegetable soup, potato soup, chicken noodle soup and various other soups! Desserts and drinks are included. Dine-in is available. Cost is $5.00 per meal.
Free horse-drawn wagon rides to see Christmas decorations starting at approximately 5:30 p.m.