Special Events

Fall Craft & Vendor Show​- CANCELLED

Our Annual Fall Craft & Vendor Show will be held on Saturday, October 17th from 9am- 3pm at the Falcon Civic Center.
Admission is FREE & Everyone is welcome to attend! The fee for a booth is $35 which includes one 8ft x 8ft space, one 8ft table, and two folding chairs. One additional table costs $7.50 if needed. Please Note: No one is put in the show until payment with the signed agreement has been received. Temporary Sales Tax Permits are not available, crafters/ vendors must have a permanent sales tax number through the Iowa Department of Revenue. Reminder to Falcon Civic Center Patrons: We will set-up for the Fall Craft Show on the Friday prior to the Show. Only the weight room will be open to public use on that Friday and Saturday, October 17th. If interested in a booth space, please contact Angie @ 319-334-6711 or email angieiprd@indytel.com.

Friday Night Fundraiser Bag Tournaments

Do you have a cause, special event, etc... you would like to raise money towards? Fundraiser Bags Tournaments are offered at River'sEDGE Sport & Fitness on select Friday evenings in November- March. Registration is typically at 6pm on the day of the tournament or teams may pre-register by calling River'sEDGE @ 319-332-1525. The cost varies according to the group hosting the fundraiser. Start time is 6:30pm for these double-elimination tournaments w/ 0-2 single-elimination bracket. Teams will be bracketed upon registration; pay back will be over 50% of the registrations brought in to the TOP 3 teams and the rest goes to your cause. Teams will officiate their own games and HAVE FUN!! Adult Beverages and concessions will be sold and we hope to see you there!! Contact Lucas @ 319-332-1525 to discuss the options and details.


The Independence Public Library brewing up fun for families from 5-7pm at the Falcon Civic Center. All ages can enjoy games, stories, crafts, snacks, and a photo booth to celebrate Halloween. Wear your costume and stop in at the Falcon Civic Center for what is sure to be a SPOOKtacular good time... all ghouls, ghosts & goblins are welcome!! Typically held the Friday prior to Halloween. More details to come!! Call the Independence Public Library @ 319-334-2470 or find them on Facebook or Twitter.