The month of August offers chances to enjoy quality entertainment and downtown activities, including the Grundy County Farmers Market, in Grundy Center. The Grundy Center Chamber of Commerce has musical entertainment planned for the Courthouse Gazebo on three upcoming Thursday evenings, plus a new Taste of Grundy Center event designed to showcase local restaurants and usher in the new school year. Join on:
Thursday, August 9 Kurt Eastman: This Waterloo keyboard artist will perform a variety of musical favorites from 5:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m. The Whispering Moose will also be on-site selling some of their delicious grilled meats.
Thursday, August 16 Ackley German Band: A local favorite, this group of area musicians will entertain from 5:00 p.m. 6:30 p.m. The Whispering Moose will be back and featuring their delicious brats and more! The Grundy Care Center will also be sponsoring an ice cream social from 5:00 p.m. 6:30 p.m.
Thursday, August 23 Milk & Honey: Enjoy classic rock 'n' roll from an Iowa Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and long-time area band from 5:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m. The Grundy Center Chamber of Commerce will be sponsoring "Taste of Grundy Grundy Center" featuring food samples and wine tasting from local restaurants beginning at 5:30 p.m. The Grundy Center Chamber of Commerce will also be kicking off its new membership drive, sharing information about the Grundy Center 2020 strategic plan, and introducing new school district faculty.
And as a reminder: the Grundy County Farmers Market will be at the Courthouse Square every Thursday at 4:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m. through September 27. Be sure to get your fresh, local produce and baked goods while you can!
Downtown Grundy Center will be the place to be Thursday nights in August. And mark your calendars for these other annual Grundy Center Chamber of Commerce events:
September 14-15 Fall Open Houses.
Thursday, October 11 Girls Night Out.
November 16-18 Festival of Trees.