Events

Special Olympics Iowa Ames Greek Polar Plunge

Saturday, March 28th 2015 - 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
at State Gym
Beyer Hall, Iowa State University

Plunge teams are recommended to register online. Teams of 10 or more are encouraged. You can recruit a team or be placed on one the day of the Plunge. Prize categories include best costume (individual and team), top individual fundraiser, top online fundraiser (as of Feb. 24) and top “chicken” fundraiser. A post party will be held immediately after the Plunge. Enjoy fun, food, drink, music, drawings and silent auction. Lunch can be purchased for spectators at registration for $5 ages 6+, 5 and under eat for free. The more money you raise, the more great Polar Plunge gear you can earn!

Des Moines Bucs VS Bloomington

Friday, April 10th 2015 - 7:00 pm
at Des Moines Buccaneers Hockey Team
7201 Hickman Road

Des Moines Bucs VS Bloomington

Iowa Special Olympics Iowa City Polar Plunge

Saturday, April 11th 2015 - 12:00 pm
at Coralville Lake
Coralville Lake

Plunge teams are recommended to register online. Teams of 10 or more are encouraged. You can recruit a team or be placed on one the day of the Plunge. Prize categories include best costume (individual and team), top individual fundraiser, top online fundraiser (as of Feb. 24) and top “chicken” fundraiser. A post party will be held immediately after the Plunge. Enjoy fun, food, drink, music, drawings and silent auction. Lunch can be purchased for spectators at registration for $5 ages 6+, 5 and under eat for free. The more money you raise, the more great Polar Plunge gear you can earn!

Barnstormers VS Green Bay Blizzard

Saturday, April 11th 2015 - 7:00 pm
at Wells Fargo Arena
233 Center Street

Barnstormers VS Green Bay Blizzard

Des Moines Bucs VS Tri-City

Saturday, April 11th 2015 - 7:00 pm
at Des Moines Buccaneers Hockey Team
7201 Hickman Road

Des Moines Bucs VS Tri-City

Barnstormers VS Nebraska Danger

Saturday, April 18th 2015 - 7:00 pm
at Wells Fargo Arena
233 Center Street

Barnstormers VS Nebraska Danger

Second Annual Give Hope Gala: A Toast to St. Jude

Thursday, April 23rd 2015 - 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
at The Embassy Club West
520 Market St

The Second Annual Give Hope Gala: A Toast to St. Jude is a celebration of support benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Guests will enjoy a social hour, premier silent auction, giving tree, and an inspiring dinner program featuring the courageous stories of local St. Jude patient families. For more information, please visit www.stjude.org/givehopegala.

Barnstormers VS Sioux Falls Storm

Saturday, May 2nd 2015 - 7:00 pm
at Wells Fargo Arena
233 Center Street

Barnstormers VS Sioux Falls Storm

Gourmet Gala (fundraiser)

Saturday, May 16th 2015 - 6:00 pm
at Seasons Marketplace
1215 Friley Rd

The Gourmet Gala is a cooking contest consisting of tops chefs who are employed by ISU Dining who each prepare a meal for guests who are invited to taste and judge. At the end of the night a winner will be awarded the silver spoon. This event is held as a fundraiser for guest to donate and support Special Olympics.

Barnstormers VS Cedar Rapids Titans

Saturday, May 16th 2015 - 7:00 pm
at Wells Fargo Arena
233 Center Street

Barnstormers VS Cedar Rapids Titans

1 2

Powered by Events Manager

Recent Headlines

in Sports

Aaron Hernandez trail delayed by bomb threat

Former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez listens during a motion regarding jail phone recordings during his murder trial at the Bristol County Superior Court in Fall River, Mass., on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. Hernandez is accused in the June 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd.

A bomb threat has delayed proceedings of the Aaron Hernandez murder trial.

in National, World

Police search house of pilot who crashed A320

Police hold media away from the house where Andreas Lubitz lived in Montabaur, Germany, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Lubitz was the copilot on flight Germanwings 9525 that crashed with 150 people on board on Tuesday in the French Alps. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

The co-pilot of the airliner that crashed in the French Alps, killing all 150 people aboard, appears to have brought the plane down deliberately.

in National, World

PHOTOS: Crash of Germanwings Flight 9525

AP41207304817_9

All 150 people on board the jet - including three Americans - were killed Tuesday when it crashed in the French Alps.

in Lifestyle

Eyes on the road: AAA says distracted driving worse than we thought

driving

You know how some people insist they can drive safely — even while they fiddle with their smartphones or other electronic devices? They can't.

in Sports

GPS can’t help Cubs pitcher find his way

edwinjackson

You've heard of baseball pitchers who have trouble finding the plate. How about a pitcher who can't even find the ballpark?