Heartland Social Events

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MONDAY, June 10

  • Hog Roast and Fireworks

    Location: Riverloop Amphitheatre
    Time: 7-10 p.m.
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    Start your Heartland experience off right at this Iowa-style event. Grab a cold beer or a soda from the trough and taste some of Iowa's finest pork and chicken, cooked on-site. Also, enjoy live music and a private fireworks display over the scenic Cedar River!

Tuesday, June 11

  • Exhibit Hall Grand Opening Reception

    Location: The Waterloo Convention Center on Five Sullivan Brothers Plaza - Exhibition Hall
    Time: 4:30 - 7 p.m.
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    Spend some quality time checking out the hottest products and guaranteed best prices in the industry offered by VGM's Participating Vendors. Enjoy delicious appetizers while you peruse the show floor. Get to know other VGM Members and introduce yourself to the more than 70 VGM Participating Vendors who are exhibiting.

Community Dinners

Time: 7:15 - 9:30 p.m.

Locations: TBD

Tuesday evening you will have the opportunity to network with fellow Heartland attendees. The Heartland Community Dinners give you time to eat, drink and socialize with your peers.



  • Heartland Gala

    Location: Electric Park
    Time: 7 p.m. - 11 p.m. 

    Join us for an evening of networking, music, dancing, food and refreshments.