calendar of events
EVENTS and ATTRACTIONS in Council Bluffs
The Butler Did It - Grist Mill - Macedonia - March 31-April 2
Enourmously funny "whodunit" comedy taking place in the 30's where high British society folks have all kinds of motives to murder.
Arrowhead Obstacle Trail Run - April 22
5k (3.1) run with 12 obstacles on the scenic trails of Arrowhead Park near Neola. (I-80, Exit 23). Starting at 11am. Go to: http://arrowheadobstacle.com for more information and registration.
Living Loess Tour - May 20
Living Loess is a collaboration of eight artisan attractions located within 20 miles of each other nestled in the Loess HIlls of Pottawattamie and Harrison County in Western Iowa.
Kid's Fishing Derby - Arrowhead Park, Neola - June 3
Bring the entire family to Arrowhead for an afternoon of free outdoor fun. 1-3 pm. For more information go to: www.pottcoconservation.com
4th Annual Junkwood - Underwood - June 10
Upcycled treasures, antiques, vintage items, collectables, primitives, crafts & more! 8-4pm. Main St.
35th Annual Amvet's Antique Walk - Walnut - June 16-18
One of the largest and finest Antique shows in the Midwest with 17 blocks of vendors and an estimated 30,000 visitors over this 3 day event.
Living Loess Tour - June 17
Living Loess is a collaboration of eight artisan attractions located within 20 miles of each other nestled in the Loess Hills of Pottawattamie and Harrison Counties in western Iowa. Tours the third Sat. of the month May - Oct.
Visit their website at www.livingloess.com to get your ultimate passport to the hills.
East Pottawattamie County Fair - Avoca - July 19-24
4H, FFA and open class exhibits. Avoca Fairgrounds. Click Here for a schedule of activities.
24th Annual Walnut Antique City Car Show - August 6
Cruise down memory lane in Walnut’s beautiful Antique City Drive for this amazing display of antique cars. For more information, contact Ed Ransom at 712.784.3892.
Honey Festival - 3 Bee Farms - September 9-10
Come see real live bees make honey. Family fun activities, hay rides, playground, pumpkin patch, and more.
14922 535th St. Gristwold, IA www.3beefarms.com
Johnny Appleseed Festival - 3 Bee Farms - September 16-17
Celebrate Johnny Appleseed's famous birthday and learn about his life. Along with the usual hayrides and pumpkin patch, apple launcer, apple picking and cider.
14922 535th St. Griswold, IA
Three Bee Farms - 14922 535th St. Griswold - September 23-24
Autumn Festival at the Farm. Enjoy the fall season and turning leaves and have fun visiting the playground, pick apples, fall decorations of gourds, Indian corn, pumpkins, broom corn, Hayrack Rides, Corn Maze and more.
Country Fun Festival - 3 Bee Farm Market & Orchard - September 30-October 1
Hayrides, corn maze, pumpkin patch, specialty foods and so much more. Apple House open 9-5 Sat. Sun. 1-5. Activities 1-4.
Apple Days at the Orchard - 3 Bee Farms - October 7-8
Celebrate Nation Apple Month at the orchard. Explore the beautiful surrondings while picking apples, enjoy the haryrides, great food, fresh cider pony rides and more.
14922 545th St. Griswold
Family Fun Festival - 3 Bee Farm 14922 535th St. Griswold - October 7-8
Enjoy quality time with the family while picking apples, hayrides, games, duck races and so much more.