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Lots of New Fun for Kids at Council Bluffs Public Library

Lots of New Fun for Kids at Council Bluffs Public Library

The twins and I stopped at the library last week to pick up Halloween books. We ended up staying and playing longer than usual because of all the new toys! If you haven’t been in the last few weeks, plan a trip to explore all […]

Walk the Plank at Pirate Putt Indoor Mini Golf in Council Bluffs

Walk the Plank at Pirate Putt Indoor Mini Golf in Council Bluffs

Okay, in all honestly there is no plank to walk but there is tons of fun to be had at Pirate Putt Indoor Mini Golf in Council Bluffs. It’s been a long time since we’ve had a miniature golf course to play on and I […]

Adventures in History at Museums in Council Bluffs

Adventures in History at Museums in Council Bluffs

How much do you know about your city? Most of us know about the delicious restaurants, stores to shop, and parks to play at. You probably know the present city like the back of your hand. But the history of Council Bluffs? Learn about all […]

15+ Fun Fall Date Ideas in Council Bluffs

15+ Fun Fall Date Ideas in Council Bluffs

Love is in the air, do you feel it too? Fall is my favorite season for a lot of reasons. One of them is fun dates outdoors in the gorgeous weather. These fun fall date ideas in Council Bluffs will help you fill your calendar […]

Halloween Events in Council Bluffs

Halloween Events in Council Bluffs

October is quicky approaching which has fall and Halloween on a lot of of our minds! There are several Halloween Events in Council Bluffs to attend this year. Grab the costumes, the candy bags, and enjoy some Halloween fun! I will continue to add to […]

Doozies in Council Bluffs: Homemade Ice Cream, Burgers, and More!

Doozies in Council Bluffs: Homemade Ice Cream, Burgers, and More!

Have you been out to Doozies in Council Bluffs?! Recently opened at Lake Manawa, Doozies sits in the old ice┬ácream shop on Commanche, caddy-corner from the golf course. After hearing they were scooping up frozen treats and wrapping up delicious eats I had to make […]

16 Fun Things for Teens To Do in Council Bluffs

16 Fun Things for Teens To Do in Council Bluffs

Since childhood, the types of things for kids to do in Council Bluffs have come and gone. Many I’d like to see come back like putt-putting at Cerv’s and watching movies at the Drive-In. While those things are long gone, you can still find fun […]

Pumpkin Patches in Council Bluffs

Pumpkin Patches in Council Bluffs

Council Bluffs Pumpkin Patch Guide Fall is almost here and that means it’s time to plan a visit to local pumpkin patches! For the past seven years or so, we’ve stuck to visiting pumpkin patches in Council Bluffs. We love supporting local businesses and the […]

Fun Things to do in Council Bluffs in September

Fun Things to do in Council Bluffs in September

September is almost here and with it comes fall! That means there are lots of fun things to do in Council Bluffs in September as we celebrate the change of the season. Check out some of the Council Bluffs events going on, including the Annual […]

Celebrate Good Neighbor Day with Bloom Works

Celebrate Good Neighbor Day with Bloom Works

What better way to show your neighbor how wonderful they are than with FREE Flowers! Bloom Works in Council Bluffs is celebrating Good Neighbor Day on September 6th with FREE Flowers. Stop into their shop down on the 100 Block that day and you will […]