Preview the Volga City Truck Cruise Here

August 25th, 2014 | By Joleen Jansen

Elkader Cinema has a new Rolling Calendar

August 25th, 2014 | By Joleen Jansen

Delaware County Fair has Arch Allies

August 25th, 2014 | By Joleen Jansen

Arch Allies at the Delaware County Fair
 
Labor Day Weekend:
Sunday, August 31, 2014
7:00 p.m.
* Camping Available *
Tickets on Sale NOW

Time for the Best Truck Event in Iowa

August 25th, 2014 | By Joleen Jansen

Annual Volga City Truck Cruise
August 29 – August 31, 2014
Volga City, Iowa

Did you know this truck event is all to benefit the restoration of the Volga City Opera House?

FRIDAY, AUGUST 29
5:00 pm – 9:00 pm | Food & Music in the park
Food and non-alcoholic beverages will be served.
T-shirts, raffle tickets and novelty items will be available.
Enjoy music played from TSR downtown at the city park in Volga. This is a great opportunity to meet other truck enthusiasts and prepare for the big weekend.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 30
Annual Volga City Truck Cruise
Food, non-alcoholic drinks, raffles, t-shirts, novelty items, etc. available all day!
8:00 am – 10:00 am | Truck Cruise Sign-in!
First 250 trucks to park receive FREE grab bags
Kid’s activities available, and TSR brings you kid’s face painting Saturday from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. Face painting is by donation to the Volga City Opera House restoration fund.
Competition sign-up
Music from TSR will be playing in the park
10:00 am – 12:00 pm | Volga City Truck Cruise
12:00 pm – 3:00 pm | Show Off Your Truck & Competition Sign-in
3:00 pm – dark | Burn-Out Competition, Diesel Smoke-Show Competition, and Tug-A-Truck***
At dark – fireworks
**Diesel Smoke-Show follows Burn-Out Competition
***Tug-A-Truck follows Diesel Smoke-Show

SUNDAY, August 31
Annual Volga City Truck Cruise
Food, non-alcoholic drinks, raffles, t-shirts, novelty items, etc. available all day!
10:00 am | Donut Competition, Figure 8 Competition*, Mud Bog**
* Figure 8 Competition immediately follows Donut Competition
** Mud Bog follows Figure 8 Competition
Events will go until completed
ALL spectators MUST be on the west side of the river…this is for your safety!

Prizes and activities:

Grab bags:

First 250 trucks receive a free grab bag!

Food and non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase all weekend long. All proceeds go to benefit rebuilding the Volga City Opera House and surrounding community. This is an alcohol free event.

Raffle:

Adult raffle – one chance $5 or 3 for $10

Childrens raffle – one chance $5 or 3 for $10

Raffle winners will be announced every 30 minutes, starting Saturday morning!

Harmonious Wail

August 22nd, 2014 | By Joleen Jansen

Elkader Opera House, Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 – 7:30 p.m.

Harmonious Wail Website


Tickets: Adults $20 / Children $10 at the door
$2 discount for advance sales
VIP Tickets: Add $7 and get 2 drinks,snacks & purchase CD at half price!
To purchase Tickets
Email:operahouse@alpinecom.net or
tickets@icsbbs.com
Phone: (563) 873-2378
Purchase tickets at Moser’s Pharmacy (563-245-2530) in downtown

Rhythm on the River Tonight 8/22

August 22nd, 2014 | By Joleen Jansen

Main St. Elkader’s, Rhythm on the River Concert Series is tonight, Friday 8/22 starring, “The River’s Voice” 5:30 pm at Founder’s Park!
Bring a Lawn Chair, Something to Drink and Eat!

Central Booster Golf Tournament

August 12th, 2014 | By Joleen Jansen

Next Up, Volga City Truck Cruise

August 12th, 2014 | By Joleen Jansen

Volga City Truck Cruise

Hot Rod Chevy Kevy at the Elkader Opera House

August 6th, 2014 | By Bryce Durbin

Rock ‘n’ roll with the nine-piece band Hot Rod Chevy Kevy at the Elkader Opera House this Friday, August 8 starting at 7 p.m.

For tickets, call (563) 873-2378 or email operahouse@alpinecom.net or tickets@icsbbs.com. Tickets are also available at Moser’s Pharmacy (563) 245-2530 in downtown Elkader.

Plagman Barn Dance!

August 6th, 2014 | By Bryce Durbin

Don’t miss the Plagman Barn Dance this Sunday, August 10 from 12:30 to 4 p.m. featuring music by Keepin’ It Country!

Sandwiches, pie and ice cream will be served starting at 11 a.m. The Country Store will also be open.

Plagman barn is located at 28384 Garber Road (C7X), Garber, Iowa.

Stick Horse Rodeo contestants wanted at the Clayton County Fair

August 1st, 2014 | By Bryce Durbin

Stick Horse Rodeo, Clayton County Fair 2014