{Weekend Wednesday}: Family Friendly Activities in Cedar Rapids February 16th-18th

Happy Wednesday!! Are you wondering what to do with your family this weekend? We’ve got you covered! Here are our Top Picks of this weekend’s family friendly activities in the Cedar Rapids area! 

Weekend Wednesday: Family Friendly Activities in Cedar RapidsFriday, February 16th

Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! |  7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. @ Paramount Theatre

Shopkins Live! is finally here! The #1 kids toy in North America is live and on stage in Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! Your beloved Shoppies make their theatrical debut in an original new live show featuring musical performances by Jessicake, Bubbleisha, Peppa-Mint, Rainbow Kate, Cocolette, Polli Polish, and more! The fun and fashionista Shoppies are joined by the Shopkins – the grocery store-themed mini collectable toys – Apple Blossom, Strawberry Kiss, Lippy Lips, Kooky Cookie, Poppy Corn, Slick Breadstick and Shady Diva. Shopkins Live! immerses audiences in the world of Shopville using custom-designed theatrical costumes, creative onstage characters, state-of-art video and set design, and original pop songs and music! Grab your besties and check out Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! Check ya later! Tickets on sale now.


Saturday, February 17th

Breakfast with Anna and Elsa from Frozen |  7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. @ Hy-Vee (20 Wilson Ave SW, Cedar Rapids, IA)

Stop on out and bring the kids to have a magical breakfast with Anna and Elsa from the movie Frozen! There will be a knee high buffet. Buffet is $3.99 for kids and $7.99 for adults.

Cedar Rapids Moms Blog Valentine’s Playdate |  10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. @ Prestige Dance Studio

Join us for a Valentine’s Playdate with Prestige Dance Studio! We’ll do dance activities, have a snack, and make a fun Valentine’s craft! This is a great opportunity to have some fun and meet other Cedar Rapids moms and kiddos! Tickets are $7/child ages 2 and up and free for siblings 1 and under. Parents are free. Tickets must be purchased in advance. No tickets will be sold at the door. Tickets must be purchased by Thursday, February 15th at 11:30 p.m. Purchase tickets here. Questions? Please contact info(at)cedarrapidsmomsblog.com!

2018 Titans Opening Night-Titans vs. Nebraska Danger |  7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. @ U.S. Cellular Center

Titans football is back! Your first chance to catch the 2018 Titans in action is Saturday February 17th at 7:05pm as the Titans host the Nebraska Danger in the 7th annual Opening Night Game at the U.S. Cellular Center. Tickets on sale now. Come before the game for $2 hotdogs, $2 sodas, and $2 draft beers from 6pm-7pm on the concourse. Visit cedarrapidstitans.com for more information.


Sunday, February 18th

Cedar Rapids Prom Dress ReSale |  1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. @ Arthur Elementary School

Bless this Dress invites you to shop sensibly at their Prom Dress ReSale. They offer beautiful dresses at the fraction of retail prices. The dresses price range around $35-$300. The average prices of their dresses are $150-$200. They have a wide range from ballgown, to evening gowns. They also have a formal jewelry and shoes as well. Come shop til you drop. This will take place in the gymnasium on the C Street side parking lot entrance. Can’t make it Sunday? Come on Saturday, February 17th between 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

AcroYoga Fundamentals |  3:00 p.m. @ Hard Drive Performance Center

Each week we teach & break down a new skill from the Lift School of Acrobatics 22 Skills Test. No experience or partner is required just bring some water & come as you are! Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 per child with a paying adult.


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Jessica is a newcomer to Cedar Rapids, and the Midwest in general. Before moving to Iowa with her husband and daughter, she lived in Utah. She graduated from Brigham Young University with a degree in Elementary Education. She left the classroom behind when her daughter was born and since transitioned into a full-time stay at home mom and hasn’t looked back since! In her spare time, you’ll find her cooking, cleaning, baking, or lazing around watching Netflix in her sweats.