Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 Page 27 Page 28 Page 29 Page 30 Page 31 Page 32 Page 33 Page 34 Page 35 Page 36 Page 37 Page 38 Page 39 Page 40 Page 41 Page 42 Page 43 Page 44 Page 45 Page 46 Page 47 Page 48P E L L A V I S I T O R S G U I D E 9 Apr 7 Central College Community Chorus Concert Central College Chapel (upper chapel) 812 University St. I 7pm 641.628.5236 I www.central.edu Admission: Free and open to the public Apr 8 The Booth Brothers Southern Gospel Concert Pella Christian High Vermeer Auditorium 300 Eagle Ln. I 3pm and 7pm [E. across intersection from 1109 Roosevelt Rd.] 641.660.0443 I www.IowaSouthernGospel.com Ticket Price: $24 in advance, $27 after April 1, $10 for children ages 2-12, $22 for groups of 10 or more. All tickets reserved seating. Apr 9 Central College ROCK-A-PELLA Central College Douwstra Auditorium 812 University St. I 7pm A Capella Concert 641.628.5236 I www.central.edu Admission: Free and open to the public Apr 9 Central College Concerto-Aria Winners Concert Central College Douwstra Auditorium 812 University St. I 3pm 641.628.5236 I www.central.edu Admission: Free and open to the public Mid-Apr thru Sept - Show 'n' Go Rides Pella Cycling Club Meet at University & West 5th Tuesday 6pm Volksweg Trail Ride 25 miles Saturday 7:30am Road ride varying miles 641.628.1562 I www.pellacycling.com Apr 21 Bonnie Finken Pella Opera House, 611 Franklin St. I 7pm Rock artist show. Catch this rising star now! 641.628.8625 I www.pellaoperahouse.org Admission: $15 Apr 21 Blue Vocal & Instrumental Combos Concert Central College Cox-Snow Music Center 812 University St. I 8pm 641.628.5236 I www.central.edu Admission: $5 Apr 22 Percussion Extravaganza Central College Douwstra Auditorium 812 University St. I 7:30pm 641.628.5236 I www.central.edu Admission: Free and open to the public Apr 23 Symphonic Wind Ensemble Central College Douwstra Auditorium 812 University St. I 3pm 641.628.5236 I www.central.edu Admission: Free and open to the public Apr 28 Jazz Band Spring Concert Central College Cox-Snow Music Hall 812 University St. I 8pm 641.628.5236 I www.central.edu Admission: Free and open to the public Apr 29 & 30 A Capella Choir Concert Central College Chapel (upper chapel) 812 University St. I 3pm 641.628.5236 I www.central.edu Admission: Free and open to the public Apr 29-30 Blooming Tulips Southern Gospel Weekend - Featuring: Dixie Melody Boys (4/29-1pm), Legacy Five (4/29-7pm), & Gold City (4/30-2pm) Pella Christian High Vermeer Auditorium 300 Eagle Ln. I See times above [E. across intersection from 1109 Roosevelt Rd.] 641.660.0443 I www.IowaSouthernGospel.com Individual adult combo ticket for all three concerts, $47. Individual concert tickets are also available. Check website for details. May-Oct Pella Farmers Market First Reformed Church parking lot at 603 Broadway St. Thurs 3–6pm, Sat 9am–12pm I 641.628.4581 Fresh locally grown vegetables, homemade baked goods, farm fresh eggs. Hand made crafts, jams and jellies. May 3 Klompen Classic 5K Walk/Run 712 Union St. I 7pm 641.628.1212 I www.crossroadspella.org Registration fee: $25 (includes t-shirt) $30 on race day May 4-6 82nd Annual Tulip Festival Join us for three days of parades & activities, music, eating, shopping, dancing, family time and friends! 641.628.4311 I www.pellahistorical.com May 4-5 Branson on the Road Pella Opera House, 611 Franklin St. Th 6:30pm, Fr 12:30pm & 6:30pm Experience the Grand Ole Opry--rhinestone costumes, comedy, and classic country, bluegrass, rockabilly, and gospel music. 641.628.8625 I www.pellaoperahouse.org Ticket price: $20 May 4 The Reluctant Pioneer Pella Opera House, 611 Franklin St. I 1pm 641.628.8625 I www.pellaoperahouse.org Ticket price: $9 May 4-5 Tiptoe Through the Tulips with Davis Folkerts on the Barton Theatre Organ Pella Opera House 611 Franklin St. I 10:30am 641.628.8625 I www.pellaoperahouse.org Ticket price: $5 May 6 Central College Flying Pans Steel Drum Band Pella Opera House 611 Franklin St. I 12:30pm & 4:30pm 641.628.8625 I www.pellaoperahouse.org Ticket price: $9 May 13 Map of My Kingdom Pella Opera House 611 Franklin St. I 2pm A play about farm land transfer by Iowa’s Poet Laureate. 641.628.8625 I www.pellaoperahouse.org Admission: $7 adults, $6 seniors & children June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Thursdays in Pella Downtown Pella I 6–9pm Family fun activities every Thursday evening in June! Food, activities, contests, music! 641.628.2626 I www.visitpella.com June 22 Pella Garden Club Summer Garden Party "Farm to Table" Luncheon Central College Graham Center 812 University I 11am 641.628.2187 I jodimansueto@gmail.com Ticket price: $25 June 23 Pella Historical Society's June Social at Scholte House 728 Washington St. I 7–9pm 641.620.9463 I www.pellahistorical.com Admission: Members free, others free will donation. EVENTS [APRIL] [MAY] [JUNE]