Cedar Rapids, IA – The Cedar Rapids Parks & Recreation Department and Macaroni Kid are hosting the 5th Annual Back 2 School Bash & Expo on Saturday, August 5 from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at the McGrath Amphitheatre Cedar Rapids, 475 First St. SW. This is a family event with the option of purchasing tickets for children, ages 18 and under, to receive a variety of school supplies from participating businesses. A limited number of tickets are available for $5 each that entitle the bearer to school supplies, water and a snack. Advance registration is required by 4:00 p.m. on August 4. Parents, non-schoolers and those not interested in the school supply promotion can attend for free and enjoy bounce houses, games and entertainment. Face painting and concessions will be available for sale.
Register for program #103602-01 online at CRREC.org, by phone, 319-286-5566, or in person at the Northwest Recreation Center, 1340 11th Street NW, or the Parks & Recreation Office at City Services Center, 500 15th Ave. SW. The rain date is Sunday, August 6.