Houby Days Festival 2012

Celebrate the coming of spring at the annual Houby Days Festival May 18-20 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  Check out the tentative schedule so you don't miss your favorite band, the parade, or any of the weekend's events!

Friday, May 18, 2012

Time Event Location
5-7pm Taste of Czech & Slovak St. Ludmilas Church
5-9pm Vendors 16th Avenue
5-10pm Carnival 17th Avenue
7-9pm Czech Plus Band Kosek Bandstand

Saturday, May 19, 2012

Time Event Location
7-11am Egg & Houby Breakfast withRon Johnson Accordionist TBD
9am Flag Raising Ceremony Kosek Bandstand
9am-3pm Classy Chassy Cruisers Car Show Sokal Park
9am-3pm Houby Contest Registration Information Tent
9am-9pm Vendors 16th Avenue
10am-12pm Czech Plus Band TBD
10am-10pm Carnival 17th Avenue
11am-1pm Papa Balloon 16th Avenue
12pm May Pole Dance 16th Avenue
1pm Houby Days Parade New Bo and Czech Village
2pm-4pm Parade of Kroje and St. PaulCzech/Slovak Folk Dancers Kosek Bandstand
4pm Polka Mass St. Wenceslaus Church
5-6:30pm Miss Czech-Slovak Iowa PageantTalent Show & Crowning Ceremony Kosek Bandstand
5-7pm Pork and Dumpling Dinner St. Wenceslaus Church
7-10pm Bob Dorr Band Kosek Bandstand

Sunday, May 20, 2012

Time Event Location
7-11am Egg & Houby Breakfast TBD
9am-4pm Vendors 16th Avenue
9-11am Czech Heritage Band TBD
10am-5pm Carnival 17th Avenue
11am-1pm Gems of Hope Bike Ride Registration at Sokal Park
12-3pm Czech Village Scavenger Hunt Information Tent
12-4pm Face Painting 16th Avenue
12:30pm Hawkeye Pedal Pull Registration Information Tent
TBD Cabbage Roll 16th Avenue
1-3pm Hawkeye Pedal Pull 16th Avenue
1:30pm Svetlusky Cedar Rapids CzechYouth Ensemble Kosek Bandstand
3pm Eulenspiegel Puppet Theater Company NCSML
3-4pm Staging for Children’s Parade Sokal Park
4pm Children’s Parade TBD