February Events and News

February may be the shortest month, but it is packed with different events each week at Hawkeye Downs. Racing season is fast approaching and we are working hard to prepare for our 93rd season! You can check out a short description of what is going on in the next couple weeks to catch all of the fun.

 

Gun Show

Trade Show Productions will be back with another gun show in the Expo Hall from February 2nd-4th. You can find  both our north and south hall filled with plenty of options. For more information, visit: https://hawkeyedowns.org/gun-show-feb-2nd-4th/.

Sport & Travel Show

Shop for great deals on boats and RV’s at the Sport and Travel Show! Explore the selection of fishing boats, pontoons, campers, fifth wheels, and more. Find it in our Expo Hall Friday, Feb 9th through Sunday Feb 11th. For more information, visit: https://hawkeyedowns.org/boat-sport-travel-show-2018/.

RV Show

If you are in need of an RV for your camping/traveling needs, find special pricing in our Expo Hall from February 16th-19th. For more information, visit: https://hawkeyedowns.org/rv-show-feb-16th-19th/.

Home Show

The Cedar Rapids Home Show is back at Hawkeye Downs for the 39th annual show. Visitors to the show can see the latest products and services displayed by exhibitors to assist them in building and improving their home and yard from February 23rd-25th. For more information, visit: https://hawkeyedowns.org/cedar-rapids-home-show-feb-23rd-25th/.

Racing

A tentative look at our 2018 racing schedule has been released and can be found by clicking this link: https://hawkeyedowns.org/racing-schedule/. You can find more details on race season being released in the coming months.

Bingo

Have you been to bingo lately? If not, you are missing out on some changes being made. Breadsticks are back, and you can get yours with marinara, cheese sauce, or even with cinnamon sugar. Join us on Friday & Saturday nights. For more information, visit: www.hawkeyedowns.org/bingo .

January Events and News

The first month of the year means more activities at Hawkeye Downs. Get out of the cold with our events this month!

Gun Show

Trade Show Productions will be hosting the gun show once again in the expo center on the 5th, 6th, and 7th. For times and admission prices, check out our Gun Show event page: https://hawkeyedowns.org/gun-show-jan-2018/

WMT AG Show

WMT Radio presents the Ag Expo once again at Hawkeye Downs on the 9th and 10th. Find more details about this event on the Ag Show event page: https://hawkeyedowns.org/wmt-ag-show-jan-9th-10th/

Racers Auction

Farley Speedway Promotions will be hosting their Racers Auction once again at Hawkeye Downs on the 13th in the Expo Center. Get great deals, buy and sell racing items for the 2018 season!

Bingo

We have bingo on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturday nights starting at 6:30! Come join us for food, bingo, and fun! Our bingo page: www.hawkeyedowns.org/bingo

Cedar Rapids Home Show: Feb 23rd-25th

The 39th annual Cedar Rapids Home Show returns to Hawkeye Downs Expo Center on Friday, February 23rd through February 25th.

Admission
Adults $5
Children 12 & Under FREE

 

Hours
Friday: 4 pm – 8 pm
Saturday: 10 am – 6 pm
Sunday: 12 pm – 5 pm

 

Seminar Schedule
Friday
5 p.m. Solar for Homeowners – Energy Consultants
6 p.m. Managing Your Home’s Water Drainage – Hynek Landscaping

Saturday
11 a.m. Residential Solar Plus Storage – Eagle Point Solar
12 p.m. Managing Your Home’s Water Drainage – Hynek Landscaping
1 p.m. Healthier Water for Your Whole Family – Benjamin Franklin Plumbing
2 p.m. Solar for Homeowners – Energy Consultants
3 p.m. Improving Your Tree and Plant Health – Advantage Tree Service
4 p.m. Senior Updates for 2018 – Rex Brandstatter

Sunday
1 p.m. Healthier Water for Your Whole Family – Benjamin Franklin Plumbing
2 p.m. Improving Your Tree and Plant Health – Advantage Tree Service
3 p.m. Residential Solar Plus Storage – Eagle Point Solar

 

Founded in 1979, the Cedar Rapids Home Show is held annually in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Visitors to the show can see the latest products and services displayed by exhibitors to assist them in building and improving their home and yard. The Cedar Rapids Home Show has thousands of ideas to help make your house a home!


Hawkeye Downs Expo Center- 4400 6th ST SW, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

November Events and News

The holiday season is in full swing but there is still plenty of reasons to come on Down and join us for events throughout November.

News

As a reminder the main office has moved to a temporary location behind bingo past the grandstands. Our phone number is still the same if you need to reach us. Please contact us to set up an appointment if needed. We are also working on our 2018 racing season, so stay tuned for updates.

Gun Show

Trade Show Productions will be hosting the gun show once again in the expo center on the 10th, 11th, and 12th. For times and admission prizes, check out our Gun Show event page: https://hawkeyedowns.org/gun-show-nov-2017/ .

Festival of Trees

This free event is back this year on the 18th and 19th from 10 am until 5 pm both days. Come walk through the hall of trees and vote for your favorite. You can also purchase one to take home! All funds benefit local non-profits including The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation, Shoes for Kids, and Toys for Tots. Find more information here: http://www.thegazette.com/2017FestivalofTrees.

Christmas at the Downs

The popular crafts and art show will be at Hawkeye Downs on the 24th (9 am- 5pm) and 25th (10 am- 4 pm). Rent a booth and participate or view the best local crafts and art! Visit C and R Productions website for more information: http://www.candr-productions.com/CraftShows.htm.

Bingo

We have bingo on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturday nights starting at 6:30! Come join us for food, bingo, and fun! Our bingo page: www.hawkeyedowns.org/bingo

November Calendar 2017