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Events

EVENTS & DON’T-MISS EXPERIENCES

Year-round fun, arts and culture, fresh air, unique festivals, exhibits, theatre, concerts and more await in Mason City, Iowa!
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Nov
20
Mon
Huge $6 Sale @ Mercy Medical Center (South Lobby)
Nov 20 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

Mercy Ambassadors will be hosting a Huge $6 sale in the South Lobby.

Nov
21
Tue
Exhibit: Best in Show Winner: Claud Bilsborough @ Charles H. MacNider Art Museum(Center Space Gallery)
Nov 21 all-day

Claude Bilsborough, of Titonka, Iowa was awarded Best in Show award in 2016 during the Area Show: 45 exhibition for his oil on linen piece, In the Flyway. This award grants Bilsborough a solo exhibition in the Museum’s Center Space Gallery. Join the Museum in celebrating the art of this imaginative painter.

Exhibit open during regular museum hours:

Hours: 

Thursday 9AM–8PM
Friday 9AM–5PM
Saturday 9AM–5PM
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 9AM–8PM
Wednesday 9AM–5PM
Huge $6 Sale @ Mercy Medical Center (South Lobby)
Nov 21 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Mercy Ambassadors will be hosting a Huge $6 sale in the South Lobby.

Exhibit: Iowa Crafts: 43 @ Charles H. MacNider Art Museum(Kinney-Lindstrom Gallery)
Nov 21 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

The purpose of Iowa Crafts: 43 is to provide the public with further enriching arts experiences and to promote interest in and recognition of the accomplishments of Iowa artists. The competition for Iowa Crafts: 43 is open to all residents of Iowa above high school age. Entries include: clay, fiber, metal/wood, jewelry, and other craft media. All works are to be original, entirely by the entering artist, and completed since September 2015. Exhibit will be on display until January 3, 2017.

Exhibit open during normal museum hours:

Thursday 9AM–8PM
Friday 9AM–5PM
Saturday 9AM–5PM
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 9AM–8PM
Wednesday 9AM–5PM
Learning to Throw @ Charles H. MacNider Art Museum
Nov 21 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Learn how to center on the potter’s wheel and make a variety of pottery forms. All skill levels welcome. Clay and tools are an additional charge.

It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas @ The Music Man Square
Nov 21 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

A beautiful holiday display featuring music by composer and Mason City native Meredith Willson, including his holiday classic “It’s Beginning to look A LOT like Christmas”.

Learning to Throw @ Charles H. MacNider Art Museum
Nov 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Learn how to center on the potter’s wheel and make a variety of pottery forms. All skill levels welcome. Clay and tools are an additional charge.

Class Sessions: Tuesdays, October 17 – December 12 (no class October 31) with instructor: Randy Reid.

NIACC Trojan Basketball @ NIACC Gym
Nov 21 @ 5:30 pm

Women play Riverland Community College at 5:30pm;  Men play at 7:30pm

Thanksgiving Floral Class @ Otto’s Oasis Floral Mason City
Nov 21 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Blow your friends and family away with a one-of-a-kind floral centerpiece on your table for Thanksgiving. The designers of Otto Oasis will guide you through the process of creating a fabulous piece to take home.

Roller Skating @ Roller City
Nov 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Roller skating from 6:00pm-9:00pm.  Now serving pizza during open sessions!