Veterans Memorial Building

Fall Fest at VETS!!!

Location: Veterans Memorial Building
Time: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
50 2nd Avenue Bridge
Cedar Rapids, Iowa


Date: Sunday, October 29 2017

Fall Fest at VETS to feature pumpkin carving/painting contest. Win one of 3 prizes!!! Veterans Memorial Building, 50 2nd Avenue Bridge, downtown Cedar Rapids. Doors open 1 pm. First 100 kids in costumes receive a free, small pie-pumpkin to paint! One of the 101+ kids to arrive after 1 pm?? Bring your own pumpkin to carve - safe carving tools provided. Free activities, cookies, and apple cider along with fall-photo backdrops and a costume parade at 3pm top off the event. Come one come all to a Free Fantastic Fall Fun Fest at VETS!!!

FREE Event at the Veterans Memorial Building. Presented by the Veterans Memorial Commission, Hy-Vee Johnson Avenue, and the Community of Artists and Veterans. Includes children's activities, cookies, apple cider.

Address: 50 2nd Avenue Bridge, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401


Doors open at 1 pm, arrival and check-in.

  • 1:30 pm, pumpkin carving or painting. Your choice! BOYP (bring your own pumpkin.)
  • 2:30 pm, children line up for COSTUME PARADE.
  • 3:00 pm, COSTUME PARADE (inside; Coliseum and stage.)
  • 3:30 pm, last images captured for pumpkin decorating contest.
  • 4:00 pm, event ends.