January 25, 2019 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Iowa Arboretum
1875 Peach Avenue
Past Event
$8.00 USD Spud Night
Mark Schneider

Create your own mouthwatering creations at the Iowa Arboretum’s spud bar. Butter, sour cream and all the fixings will be available. 

UPDATE: The program for tonight’s spud dinner has been CANCELED. Our guest speaker is not able to present on potato facts due to a family emergency. The program will not be rescheduled.

We apologize for the short notice. Please still join us to produce your own delicious spud creations.





Dr. Ajay Nair, Associate Professor of Horticulture and Vegetable Production Specialist will speak at 5:30 pm about Potato Fun Facts.

He will answer these questions:

  • Are wild potatoes edible? Where, when and how were potatoes domesticated?
  • How important are potatoes?
  • How has the potato influenced history?
  • What’s a tuber?
  • Where do our potatoes come from today?

 You won’t want to miss this event! The cost is $8.00 per person.