September 10, 2018

Isle of Iowa Events & News

Isle of Iowa Parrot Head Club at Island Fever Showcase!



Trop Rock River Phlock 2018
Sep 13-16:  Margaritaville Tulsa, Oklahoma.  Party with a Purpose all weekend long. Three stages of music. Saturday pool party and grill out, Silent Auction. Swag welcome bag, Artist meet and greet. On air Parrot Head Radio Interviews. Sunday brunch for Charity. Registration $99 per person. Discount rooms for registered attendees. Scheduled performers include, Jerry Diaz and Hannas Reef, Donny Brewer Trio, Thom Shepherd and Coley McCabe, Sunny Jim and John Frinzi with special guests, The Detentions, Rick Lamb and the Phin Addicts, COPA Reefers. Master of ceremonies JD Spradlin, Eric Babin and Radio Trop Rock.


  National Cheeseburger Day – Sep 18  I like mine with lettuce and tomato...




  International Talk Like A Pirate Day!
Wed, Sep 19: Aaarrr!  Ahoy, matey!  Avast it be ITLAPD!





Isle of Iowa September Monthly Meeting
Thur, Sep 20, 6–9 PM:  Chrome Horse Saloon New-Bo (Rider’s Room) at 1201 3rd Street SE in Cedar Rapids.  Come early for club social hour, meeting starts at 7pm.  Cedar Valley Humane Society will be attending and hosting the 50/50, please bring a donation from their wish list.  CV Humane Wish List



JD Edge and Rebel Railroad with guests CJ and Loralee Garton!
Sat, Sep 22, 6 PM:  The Port of Indecision-POI in Mazon, IL.




CzechFest 2018
Sun, Sep 23, 8:30pm-1am: Czech Village in Cedar Rapids.  Family Fun, Live music, pumpkin decorating, hayrack rides, scarecrow contest, 50/50 Raffle, Broom Hockey Shoot-Out, Bubble Pond, and more. Free Admission!




The Compass Rose Band at Meskwaki Casino
Fri, Sep 28 & Sat, Sep 29, 8:30pm-1am: Meskwaki Bingo Casino and Hotel in Tama, IA.  Free shows at the bar stage!




Walk to End Alzheimer's
Sat, Sep 29, 8:30 AM: Registration at 8:30am, Ceremony at 9:30am, Walk Immediately Following Ceremony.  Route Length: 2 miles; 1 mile shortcut.  Location: McGrath Amphitheatre at 475 First St SW in Cedar Rapids.  Please consider making a donation and/or joining the Isle of Iowa team at: Isle of Iowa Team Page



Dubuque Phlockers One Particular Harbour
Sat, Sep 29, 3-10 PM: Catfish Charlies in Dubuque.  American Lady boat cruise, silent auction, food and booze and more!




The Bamboozlers at Vue Rooftop!
Sat, Sep 29, 9pm-12am: Vue Rooftop at 328 S Clinton St Suite A in Iowa City.





October One Particular Harbor
Wed, Oct 3, 6-9 PM: Starlite Room at 3300 1st Ave NE in Cedar Rapids.  Come out for our club social night for great food and drinks!




Oktoberfest in Amana
Fri, Oct 5, 2 PM: Amana Colonies.  Activities start at 2pm (if you want to start that early) for the official keg tapping ceremony.  A few of us “German” Parrot Heads are planning on going Friday evening.  Join us at Millstream Brewing for Dogs on Skis, playing from 4-8pm, then head over to the Festhalle Barn for the Die Tiefen Keller Kinder Band, from 8:30pm-Midnight!  Lots of Oktoberfest Beer, Brats, Dancing and PHUN for all!  Details:






Fall Highway Cleanup
Sun, Oct 14, 10 AM: Meet at the I-380 Swisher-Shueyville Exit across from the BP Station.  Safety vests and trash bags are provided.  Afterwards we will meet at Big Grove Brewery in Solon for lunch and refreshments.




The Compass Rose Band at Wild Hogs Saloon
Fri, Oct 12, 8pm–12am: Wild Hogs Saloon & Eatery at 350 Commercial Dr in Walford.



Oct 31 – Nov 4:  Key West, FL.  Registration closes 9/15:
Be part of the biggest Parrot Head event of 2018 by registering today!  Every year they have a sand sculpture at the Casa, can you guess what year this one is from?





The 19th Annual Blues ‘n’ Buffett Chili Challenge
Sun, Feb 10, 1-4 PM: Cedar Rapids Marriott.  $10 at the door, advance tickets are available at for only $8 adults/$5 for seniors 65+.  Proceeds benefit the Community Health Free Clinic and the HD Youth Center.  Silent Auction donations may be dropped off at any club event.  Be sure to like our page on Facebook for updates!





Purchase an Isle of Iowa Polo Shirt or Hat at any club meeting.    


Got changes, additions, comments?   Feel free to send me feedback at:  [email protected]

Barracuda Randy
Social Director
Isle of Iowa PHC

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