Events

Nitefall on the River: Sister Hazel

July 25, 2014 - 7:00 pm at Simon Estes Riverfront Amphitheater
71 E. Locust St.

Sister Hazel’s creative train just keeps rolling. The band’s well-received “Release” reached the band’s highest ever spot (#37) on the Billboard Album Charts.

Doors 7 p.m.; Show 8 p.m.

$15 ticketfly.com: www.ticketfly.com

 

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Sister Hazel with Bonnie Finken

July 25, 2014 - 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm at Simon Estes Riverfront Amphitheater
71 E. Locust St.

Buy tickets here.

Movies Under the Stars – Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory

July 25, 2014 - 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm at Wagner Park Bandshell
410 W. First Street

Bring chairs and blankets to the Ankeny Bandshell for a special showing of Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory under the stars.

Free

 

Free Flicks: The Blind Side

July 25, 2014 - 9:00 pm at Sargent Park
3530 E. Douglas Avenue

Admission is free, blankets and lawn chairs are encouraged. People are free to bring their own snacks as concessions will not be provided for purchase.

Free

www.dmparks.org

 

CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers

July 26, 2014 - 8:30 am - 2:30 pm at American Red Cross
2116 Grand Ave

Butterfly Festival

July 26, 2014 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm at Blank Park Zoo
7401 SW 9th

Join Blank Park Zoo at the Butterfly Festival as we kick off our newest conservation project, Plant. Grow. Fly!

Free for Zoo Members; regular Zoo admission applies

www.blankparkzoo.com

 

Dog Wash Benefit

July 26, 2014 - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm at Animal Lifeline of Iowa Shelter
4521 S.E. 14th St.

Animal Lifeline of Iowa ‘s experienced volunteers will bathe, brush and towel-dry your dog for a $20 donation. Join us for DJ music, pet-related vendors, raffles, scavenger hunt for prizes. Food, drinks available. Family fun. Free admission, free off-street parking.   The Shelter is located at 4521 Southeast 14th Street, between Watrous and McKinley Avenues. All proceeds benefit ALI, the non-profit, no-kill shelter for special needs dogs and cats. For more information, visit www.animal-lifeline.com or call 285-7387.

Dog Wash Benefit

July 26, 2014 - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm at Animal Lifeline of Iowa
4521 SE 14th Street

Animal Lifeline of Iowa ‘s experienced volunteers will bathe, brush and towel-dry your dog for a $20 donation. Join us for DJ music, pet-related vendors, raffles, scavenger hunt for prizes. Food, drinks available. Family fun. Free admission, free off-street parking.

www.animal-lifeline.com

 

Pleasant Hill Family Fun Fest

July 26, 2014 - All Day at ReMax Real Estate Group Office- Pleasant HIll Diner
932 N. Shadyview Blvd & 5015 E. University

PARADE -10am start, begins at ReMax Real Estate Group Office; CAR SHOW at Pleasant Hill Diner 10am registration; INFLATABLES; MOVIE “Despicable Me 2″ starts at 7:30pm at Copper Creek Park… FIREWORKS following the movie!

Free

 

Beaverdale Motorfest

July 26, 2014 - 10:00 am - 1:00 pm at First Federated Church
4801 Franklin Avenue

Hot Rods, Hot Bikes, Classics, and Muscle Cars! A FREE BBQ lunch, No entry fee, plenty of parking on the lawn, bouncy house for the kids, and awards! Registration begins at 9am.

Free

www.firstfederated.org

 

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