Council Bluffs, Iowa’s Annual Celebration

Celebrate CB 2017 Kicks off on May 12th, 2017 at Tom Hanafan  Rivers Edge Park with our Celebrate at the River Free Concert featuring Taxi Driver. The celebrations runs through May 20th and include the BBQ in the Bluffs, Clean Sweep, Ag Committee Spring Cookout, Bayliss park Carnival, The Celebrate CB Parade and Children’s Faire, entertainment and other activities at Bayliss Park immediately following the parade  We will also be holding the third annual Selfie Contest starting on May 1st and running through the end of the event.

Celebrate @ the River

Friday May 12th , 2017.  This year Celebrate @ the River and the Celebrate Cb opening ceremonies will take place at Hanafan Rivers Edge Park.    Join us at the park  the announcement of the Parade Grand Marshal, the Mayors Proclamation a FREE concert and great food and fun.

Celebrate CB Parade

Saturday, May 20th, 10:30 am.  Don’t miss this Council Bluffs traditional parade that brings the Downtown Council Bluffs area to life every May. The theme this year will be unveiled on February 22nd.   The route begins and ends in Downtown Council Bluffs, and is centered around The historical and beautiful Bayliss Park area.The Grand Marshal is a big part of our parade. Nominate someone today!

Parade Day Activities

Stick around Bayliss Park and downtown Council Bluffs for the Childrens Faire, Entertainment and Food and the ever popular Carnival.

Selfie Contest

take selfies around Council Bluffs and get a chance to win big! The contest will begin in April and run through the end of Celebrate CB on May 20th.  Stay tuned for this years Selfie Locations, prizes and rules.

2017 Sponsors

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