City of Bettendorf, Iowa

A premier city.

2018 Winter Carnival

Posted: January 3, 2018

The City of Bettendorf will host its second annual Winter Carnival on Saturday, January 20, 2108 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. All activities are free and open to all ages.

Indoor Activities Include:


  • Learn how to be Red Cross ready
  • Make no-sew hand warmers
  • Starts seeds
  • Demonstration on how to make quilt squares in the Log Cabin pattern
  • Tips on how to start podcasting
  • Identify fake news
  • Yoga for kids

Visit for a complete schedule of Library events.

Family Museum

$4.00 Admission for the Day

  • Dry ice demonstrations
  • Milk jug igloo making
  • Free hot cocoa

Life Fitness Center

Free Admission for the Day

  • Pom-pom hockey
  • Snowman bowling
  • Make snowy slime
  • Jingle bell toss
  • Pin the heart on Grinch

Outdoor Activities Include:

Faye’s Field

  • Ice painting
  • Snow games

Shuttle service will be available from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and will make the following stops approximately every 15 minutes.

  • Learning Campus, stopping in front of the Family Museum  
  • Palmer Hills Golf Course (cross country skiing)
  • Crow Creek Park (winter trails)
  • Life Fitness Center/Frozen Landing (ice skating & LFC activities)

For more information about the Winter Carnival, please call 563-344-4106.