March Events and News

Spring is approaching fast, and we are starting to get excited for the warm times! Take a gander at the events Hawkeye Downs has going on throughout the month of March.


Motorcycle Swap Meet

Parts Girl Promotions will be holding the 38th annual Motorcycle Parts Swap Meet at Hawkeye Downs on Sunday, March 4th, 2018 from 10 am until 3 pm. Find or sell new parts, old parts, and more. For more information:


Outdoor Living Show

The Outdoor Living Show presented by iHeartMedia on March 10-11th includes seminars, live radio broadcasts, and all the information you need for your outdoor space. For more information:

Gun Show

Trade Show Productions will be hosting the Cedar Rapids Gun Show on March 16th-18th. For more information:


Rock and Mineral Show

Iowa’s largest Gem, Mineral, & Fossil Show will be back at Hawkeye Downs this year on March 24th and 25th. From petrified wood to stones, crystals and more. You can explore all the Cedar Valley Rocks & Minerals Society has to offer. For more information:



Bingo continues every Friday and Saturday night! The more that play, the more we pay. The doors open at 4:30 pm, and games begin at 6:30 pm. For more information:

Outdoor Living Show: March 10-11th

iHeartMedia presents the

2018 Outdoor Living Show

Ourdoor Living Program 2018

Saturday, March 10th         9 am – 5 pm
Sunday, March 11th           10 am – 4 pm

Found in the Hawkeye Downs Expo Center


The Outdoor Living Show includes seminars, live radio broadcasts, and all the information you need for your outdoor space. Click the flyer for more information on this event.

Gun Show: March 16th-18th

Trade Show Productions presents

 The Hawkeye Downs Gun Show


Friday, March 16th: 5 pm- 9 pm
Saturday, March 17th: 9 am- 5 pm
Sunday, March 18th: 9 am- 3 pm



Adults: $7
Under 12: $1


The event can be found in the Hawkeye Downs North & South Expo Centers.


Visit the Gun Show Website for more information.

Rock and Mineral Show: March 24-25th

Cedar Valley Rocks & Minerals Society’s

2018 Gem, Mineral, & Fossil Show

Rock and Mineral Show 2018
Click flyer to enlarge.

Saturday, March 24th  8:30 am – 6:00 pm

Sunday, March 25th  9:30 am – 4:00 pm


Visit Iowa’s largest show in the North Hawkeye Downs Expo Center! The show includes demonstrations, displays, programs, a pebble pit, silent auction, and concessions are available.


Donations Requested

Adults  $3.00
Students  $1.00
Children  Free


Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Only service dogs allowed. For more information on this event, please visit