Check Out What's Happening in Mason City and North Iowa
 
Posted on Wednesday April 26, 2017
 

Visit MC LogoCheck Out What’s Happening

in Mason City & North Iowa!

Events occurring April 28-May 4, 2017



April 28, 2017

Beauty and the Beast  - Stebens Children's Theatre, 616 N Delaware (641-424-9802).This “tale as old as time” is filled with enchanting characters, unforgettable songs and one of the greatest stories ever told. Our heroine, Belle, dreams of adventure and romance until she meets up with a cursed beast who must learn to love (and be loved). April 28 at 8 pm; April 29 at 7 pm; & April 30 at 2 pm. Tickets are $13 for adults/$10 for 18 and under - Box office open 1-5 pm weekdays.

The Big Five-Oh- Mason City Community Theatre, 215 S Delaware (641-424-6424) Box office open 1-5 pm weekdays. Show times Thursday-Saturday 7 pm; Sunday 2 pm.  Whoever said that life is better after fifty better be right! George Thomas is turning fifty on Saturday, and it has been a terrible week. His dog is sick, his son is a slacker, his daughter wants to marry a Republican, and has a neurotic wife. Through these trying days, George will discover the wonders of family, the responsibly of parenthood, and the results of his latest physical. www.mccommunitytheatre.com 

Fantastic Fridays Roller Skating - Roller City, 600 2nd NW (641-423-2000). Kick off the weekend with roller skating from 7 pm-10 pm. Check Roller City's Facebook page for weekly themes and events!

City Wide Garage Sale - Neighborhood sales all over the Mason City Area. Visit www.globegazette.com for locations.

Hardees Early Bird Baseball Classic (April 28-May 30)- Mason City Baseball Complex , 1700 4th St. SE (641-530-5696). Teams play on Friday nights.

April 29, 2017

City Wide Garage Sale - Neighborhood sales all over the Mason City Area. Visit www.globegazette.com for locations.

Roller Skating - Roller City, 600 2nd NW (641-423-2000). Morning Skate: 10 am-12 pm - A slower pace geared towards younger families, $10 per family. Afternoon Skate: 1 pm-4 pm - The most popular session for parties and larger groups, $6 per skater. Night Skate: 7 pm-10 pm - Most popular skating session with Jackpot Dice Game and much more, $7 per skater.

Beauty and the Beast  - Stebens Children's Theatre, 616 N Delaware (641-424-9802).This “tale as old as time” is filled with enchanting characters, unforgettable songs and one of the greatest stories ever told. Our heroine, Belle, dreams of adventure and romance until she meets up with a cursed beast who must learn to love (and be loved). April 28 at 8 pm; April 29 at 7 pm; & April 30 at 2 pm. Tickets are $13 for adults/$10 for 18 and under - Box office open 1-5 pm weekdays.

The Big Five-Oh- Mason City Community Theatre, 215 S Delaware (641-424-6424) Box office open 1-5 pm weekdays. Show times Thursday-Saturday 7 pm; Sunday 2 pm.  Whoever said that life is better after fifty better be right! George Thomas is turning fifty on Saturday, and it has been a terrible week. His dog is sick, his son is a slacker, his daughter wants to marry a Republican, and has a neurotic wife. Through these trying days, George will discover the wonders of family, the responsibly of parenthood, and the results of his latest physical. www.mccommunitytheatre.com 

Retirement Planning Expo – NIACC (gymnasium), 500 College St. (641-423-1264). The Retirement Planning Expo will feature exhibitors, speakers, and workshops.  Topics include senior living, social and recreational opportunities, learning opportunities, retirement careers, investments, health care, legal matters, volunteer opportunities and much more. This education session will take place from 9 am-3 pm. The Expo is being sponsored by 97.9 KCMR and the Globe Gazette in partnership with NIACC.

Central Gardens (Seeds of Growth) - Central Gardens (Nature Education Pavilion), 800 2nd St. Avenue North, Clear Lake (641-357-0700). April is Autism awareness month! Every end has a beginning and as April comes to a close, Central Gardens of North Iowa invites children with autism and their families into the garden to plant seeds and gather Spring blooms! Children attending are invited to bring and share a poem or picture they created describing Spring or their favorite color. Event time: 1 pm-2 pm. Central Gardens officially opens to the public Monday, May 1.

North Iowa Choral Society Spring ConcertNIACC Auditorium, 500 College Drive (641-533-4188) Choral concert performed by the North Iowa Choral Society under the direction of Linda Ferjak. Show begins at 7:00 PM with reception following. Admission: $5 adults/ Students Free

Delbert McClinton - Surf Ballroom, 460 N. Shore Drive (641-357-6151). McClinton songs and soul-stirring performances have connected with audience across the country as well as his peers. The theme of romance, and his signature sense of humor shine throughout on songs such as "Middle of Nowhere" and "Like Lovin' Used To Be" while on "Jones For You", McClinton describes a character giving up his vices and struggling to be a better man. Doors open at 8 pm. Tickets $25 in advanced/ $30 at the door.

Border Battle Softball Tournament (April 29-30)- Norris Youth Softball Complex, 201 N Tennessee Ave (641-424-5809). Games will be from 9:00 until 5:00 on Saturday and Sunday.

April 30, 2017

Beauty and the Beast  - Stebens Children's Theatre, 616 N Delaware (641-424-9802).This “tale as old as time” is filled with enchanting characters, unforgettable songs and one of the greatest stories ever told. Our heroine, Belle, dreams of adventure and romance until she meets up with a cursed beast who must learn to love (and be loved). April 28 at 8 pm; April 29 at 7 pm; & April 30 at 2 pm. Tickets are $13 for adults/$10 for 18 and under - Box office open 1-5 pm weekdays.

The Big Five-Oh- Mason City Community Theatre, 215 S Delaware (641-424-6424) Box office open 1-5 pm weekdays. Show times Thursday-Saturday 7 pm; Sunday 2 pm.  Whoever said that life is better after fifty better be right! George Thomas is turning fifty on Saturday, and it has been a terrible week. His dog is sick, his son is a slacker, his daughter wants to marry a Republican, and has a neurotic wife. Through these trying days, George will discover the wonders of family, the responsibly of parenthood, and the results of his latest physical. www.mccommunitytheatre.com 

Lorrie Morgan- Surf Ballroom, 460 N Shore Dr. Clear Lake (641-357-6151). Although she spend most of her life signing, Lorrie Morgan didn't become a star until the early 90's, when she scored a string of Top Ten Country hits "five minutes", followed by "What part of NO" and "I Didn't Know My Own Strength" and hit No. 1. Doors open at 6 pm. Ticket Price $20.00 Adv. / $25.00 Door.

May 3, 2017

Midstates Spring Horse Show (May 3-7) — North Iowa Events Center Hwy 122 West, 3700 4th SW (641-423-3811) Smooth gated Hunter horses and stately Jumper horses compete in outdoor-decorated rings. Admission: Free for spectators.

May 4, 2017

No Paint Brushes Allowed (5+) - MacNider Art Museum, 303 2nd St. SE (641-421-3666). We will explore different ways of painting in this class with objects like forks and combs, hands and fingers. Get ready for some messy fun! Fee: $18, members $16. Event time: 5:30 pm-7:0 pm.

Sit-And-Knit - Fat Hill Brewing, 17 N. Federal Ave (641-423-0737). New and experienced knitters are welcome to join our monthly knitting meet-up! Bring your supplies and your new ideas and get ready for a fun and creative evening in the tap room. The knitting meet-up is hosted by Mason City Knitting Club, Hooked on Yarn. Event time: 7 pm-9 pm.

Mercy Ambassador $6 Huge Sale (May 4 & 5) - Mercy Medical Center - North Iowa, 100 4th St. SW (641-428-5642). Shop superb fashions/jewelry/gifts and much more on Thursday, May 4 from 8:00-6:00 pm & Friday, May 5 from 8:00 am-3:00 pm. Proceeds support Ambassadors Annual donation to the hospital. For more information contact Nancy Wasicek at wasicekn@mercyhealth.com

Now Showing at Cinema West Theaters

(641) 421-1617 / www.cectheatres.com  / Movies starting Friday, April 28- Thursday, May 4, 2017

General admission is $8.50; matinees general admission (before 6 p.m.) is $6.50;

Children (3-12) and seniors (62 and over), $6.50 all times. 3D movies additional $2.25.


Now Showing

Rating

Times

Fate of the Furious

PG13

Fri-Sun: 1:00, 3:50, 6:50, 9:50 pm

Mon-Wed: 3:50 , 6:50, 9:50 pm

Fate of the Furious in LDX

PG13

Fri-Sun: 12:30, 3:40, 6:40, 9:40 pm

Mon-Wed: 3:40, 6:40, 9:40 pm

Circle In LDX

PG13

Fri-Sun: 11:40, 2:00, 4:20, 7:00, 9:40 pm

Mon-Wed: 4:30, 7:15, 9:50 pm

Boss Baby

PG

Fri-Sun: 12:00, 2:15, 4:35, 7:05, 9:35 pm

Mon-Thurs: 4:35, 7:05, 9:35 pm

Gifted

PG

Fri-Sun: 11:50, 2:05, 4:25, 7:15, 9:45 pm

Mon-Wed:4:25, 7:15, 9:45 pm

Going in Style

PG13

Fri-Sun: 1:20, 4:10, 7:10, 9:45 pm

Mon-Wed: 4:10, 7:10, 9:45 pm

Smurfs Lost Village

PG

Fri-Sun: 12:102:10, 4:25 pm

Mon-Wed: 4:25 pm

The Promise

PG13

Fri-Sun: 12:40, 3:55, 6:45, 9:40 pm

Mon-Wed: 3:45, 6:45, 9:40 pm

Unforgettable

R

Fri-Sun: 12:50, 4:15, 7:00, 9:35 pm

Mon-Wed: 4:15, 7:00,9:35 pm

Zookeepers Wife

PG13

Fri-Sun: 1:10, 4:00, 6:55, 9:45 pm

Mon-Wed: 4:00, 6:55, 9:45 pm

Guard of Galaxy Vol 2 3D

PG13

Thurs: 7:30 pm

Guardians of The Galaxy Vol 2 In LDX

PG13

Thurs: 7:00, 10:00 pm

Phoenix Forgotten

PG13

Fri-Wed: 7:15, 9:50 pm

 

 

MASON CITY ATTRACTIONS

·   Charles H. MacNider Art Museum- 303 2nd St. SE - (641) 421-3666 - Wed., Fri., Sat., 9 am-5 pm; Tues & Thurs. 9 am-8 pm.  Admission Free. www.macniderart.org

·   Frank Lloyd Wright Stockman House & Architectural Interpretive Center - 530 1st St. NE - (641) 423-1923

Stockman House Tours: May 14 – September;  Tours  on Mon, Tues, Wed 10 am, 11 am, Thurs, Fri, Sat 10 am, 11 am, 1 pm, 2 pm & 3 pm; Sun. 1 pm, 2 pm & 3 pm  October: Tours on  Sat. 10 am, 11 am, 1 pm, 2 pm & 3 pm;  Sun. 1 pm, 2 pm, & 3 pm  Admission: $10 adults, $5 Youth 12-17, $2 Children 6-11. Architectural Interpretive Center & Gift Shop Hours: Same Hours as the Stockman House PLUS every Saturday throughout the year from 10 am-2 pm. Admission: A donation is requested when visiting the Architectural Interpretive Center.   www.stockmanhouse.org

·   Historic Park Inn Hotel (Frank Lloyd Wright Designed Hotel / Bank) Tours – 7 West State Street (641) 423-0689 Thurs. & Fri. 11:30 am & 1:00 pm; Sun. 1:30 pm & 2:30 pm or by appointment for groups 10 or more.  Admission: $10 per person www.wrightonthepark.org

·   Lime Creek Nature Center- 3501 Lime Creek Rd. - (641) 423-5309 – Center open Mon.-Fri. 8 am-4 pm; Sat 9 am-5 pm; Sun noon-5 pm; Multiple use trails open daily: 6 am – 10:30 pm.  Admission Free.   www.co.cerro-gordo.ia.us

·   NIACC Art Gallery – 500 College Drive. Open to the public Monday – Friday 9 am-4 pm. Free admission. www.niacc.edu

·   Prairie School Architecture Tour/Historical Walking Tour- Prairie School Tour encompasses 14 blocks & the Historic Tour is an additional 13 blocks. Walking tour guidebook is available for $5.00 at MacNider Art Museum & Frank Lloyd Wright Stockman House.

·   The Music Man Square and Meredith Willson Boyhood Home- 308 and 314 S. Pennsylvania Ave. -  (641) 424-2852 – Open Tues.- Sun., 1 pm-5 pm, other times by appt., closed holidays.  Admission: $10 Adults; $5 students, children 6 & under free.  Admission includes both The Music Man Square and The Meredith Willson Boyhood Home. www.themusicmansquare.org

·   Roller City - 600 2nd NW (641-423-2000) Fantastic Fridays Roller Skating: 7-10 pm $7 per skater. Weekend Roller Skating, Fri 7-10 pm $8 each; Sat 10 am-noon $10 per family, 1-4 pm $6 each, 7-10 pm $8 each; Weekday Inflatable’s (Bounce Houses), Tues, Wed, Thurs $8 each (no cost for adults and feel free to bring in dinner); Also on Wed 11 am-2 pm $10 per family and feel free to bring in lunch. All prices include equipment rental and tax.

 

 

 

 
| , MO
Contact Us  |  Site Map  
City of Mason City
10 First Street NW, Mason City, IA 50401    |    641-421-3600    |    Contact Us
City Hall office hours are 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.
Water/Utility Billing Closes at 4:00 p.m. City Hall is closed on major holidays.
Site Map    |    Disclaimer    |  Powered by MunicipalCMS
E-notify RSS Feeds Twitter Facebook 
0