American Red Cross Blood Drive

June 29, 2023 and July 3, 2023 and July 5, 2023

9:00AM to 2:00PM

Council Bluffs Public Library

To schedule your appointment, please call 1-800-RED-CROSS or visit and enter: CBLibrary.

Walk the Bluffs

June 29, 2023

10:30 to 11:30AM

1st Ave. Trail (Cochran Park)

Council Bluffs Community Walking Club is free and open to everyone in our community. As with any new fitness program, please consult with a physician prior to attending and assume full responsibility for any risks, injuries, or damages, known or unknown, that might result from participating in this program. *dates/times subject to change.

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Contact: Carrie Mcdonald

(712) 796-3621


Hydrant Party!

June 29, 2023

1:30 to 2:30PM

River's Edge Park

The Council Bluffs Fire Department hosts hydrant parties throughout the summer on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. at various locations in Council Bluffs. Join them for some old fashioned summer fun! 

Thanks to Council Bluffs Water Works for providing the water and Centris Federal Credit Union for giving out frozen treats! 

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Farmers Market Council Bluffs

June 29, 2023

4:30 to 7:30PM

Bayliss Park


Shop, eat, and play all summer! Come check out Farmers Market Council Bluffs, now in its 14th season!

Taco Ride

June 29, 2023

5:00 to 11:00PM

Wabash Trace Nature Trail

The Taco Ride takes place every Thursday evening on the Wabash Trace Nature Trail, from Council Bluffs, Iowa to Mineola, Iowa, and back.

Writer's Workshop

June 29, 2023

6:30 to 8:00PM

Council Bluffs Public Library

Kick your writing up a notch! Join published freelance writer and creative novelist Kris Sinclair, and learn how to find your voice! She’ll offer tips for getting started and editing and improving your writing. Space is limited - Registration Required.

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Contact: Marlys Lien

(712) 890-5427


Live Music with Nolan Leonard Featuring Adam Lee

June 30, 2023

6:00 to 8:00PM

Ditmars Orchard & Vineyard


Stop out to get the BBQ party started and enjoy the music of Nolan Leonard Featuring Adam Lee- These guys sing old country music with a touch of rock thrown in as well. Free Entry- No Outside Food or Drink

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Contact: Ashley Stange

(712) 355-1189


Pop Shove It: A Tribute to Your Favorite Pop-Punk and Emo Bands

June 30, 2023


Maloney's Live

Omaha's premier cover band for your favorite skate punk, pop punk, and emo songs will be taking the stage at Maloney's for a high-energy show! They're gonna play all your favorites! $10 at the door. 8 pm show!

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Contact: wendy bettin

(402) 216-5198


River City Farmers Market

July 1, 2023

9:00AM to 12:00PM

YMCA Healthy Living Center parking lot

The River City Farmers Market is a family-friendly farm market that sells vegetables, baked goods, Tupperware, plus so much more. We have fresh in-season vegetables available each week, along with fresh baked breads and goodies. Honey, popcorn, jelly, BBQ sauce, dressings, salsas, mustards, plants including herbs and succulents, and hydroponic tomatoes.

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Contact: Donna Brahms

(402) 677-2460


Independence Day Community Celebration

July 2, 2023



12:00 to 3:00PM



Historic General Dodge House 


Please join us for our Annual Free Community Celebration! Come enjoy an      afternoon of live old-time music, free tours, free food and drink, and much more!


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Contact: Michelle Hrdlicka

(712) 322-2406