Prairie Fest

Prairie Fest 2023
Saturday, March 25th



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Mark your calendars for Prairie Fest 2023 on Saturday, March 25th. Meet us at The Hotel at Kirkwood Center wearing your favorite pajamas for a cozy night of "Jammin' in our Jammies"! 

Ticket sales are now closed.

Not attending in person but still want to bid on silent auction items?
Register to Bid on the Silent Auction: Click Here

2023 Event Details

Date: Saturday, March 25, 2023
Location: The Hotel At Kirkwood Center
Time: 5:00PM - 10:00PM
Theme: Slumber Party

Seasonal Greens with Shaved Onions, Feta Cheese, Toasted Walnuts and Choice of Ranch or Red Wine Vinaigrette
-Roasted Pork Tenderloin in a Whiskey Mustard Sauce, Chicken Rockefeller, Duchess Potatoes, Fresh Vegetable Medley
-Vodka Spiked Pink Lemonade
-Assorted Dessert Tables

-It's a New Year and a Brand New Prairie Fest-

Here's the notice you've been waiting for: Tickets are now on sale!

Prairie Fest is the Prairie School Foundation's premier annual fundraiser to enhance the education of our Prairie kids.

Wear your finest jammies if you dare. Doors will open at 5:00PM.

Dinner will be served at 6:30PM and features Roasted Pork Tenderloin, Chicken Rockefeller, and more. Plus, the fabulous dessert bar!

Let the bidding begin: Once you've checked-in at our registration table, you can view and bid on the special items on display for the silent auction. Save a little cash for the exciting live auction to be held after dinner featuring a number of unique items.
Remember to: Register to Bid.

Let us entertain you: Calling all pop culture buffs! Our evening entertainment will start off with a "Name That Movie" challenge, followed by a good old fashioned Family Feud competition. Watch as some of our Prairie Fest guests try their hand at this game live! You may cheer, you may jeer, but you are sure to laugh as our "Families" compete.

Paying by check? or have questions?
If you need to pay by check or have questions, please contact Alicia Tjelmeland, Operations Manager, at or (712) 267-9286.


2023 Sponsors

Prairie Fest is the largest fundraising effort for the district.

A few of the unique items to look forward to during the 2023 auction:

Prairie School Campus Street Signs (Each winning bidder can personalize their street sign with their business name or perhaps the names of their Prairie Students)
A lifetime family activity pass for all Prairie-sponsored activities
Culinary Team Building at The Hotel at Kirkwood Center

Jersey signed by former Prairie Hawk, Kris Murray

A One of a Kind Slumber Party Basket


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Prairie School Foundation
401 76th Avenue SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404-7034
Phone: (319) 848-5200 Ext. 2019