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Your Morning Juice: Cardi B in Des Moines, free 'Black Panther,' a polar vortex and more

It got how cold in Des Moines this week? Wednesday set a Jan. 30 record for freezing temperatures in Iowa's capital city, with a morning low at minus 20 and wind chill at minus 40. Here's a look at how cold the rest of Iowa looked yesterday. Now, for a not-so-freezing edition of entertainment news ... 

Free 'Black Panther,' anyone? 

The $1 billion dollar box office Marvel success returns to theaters for one week, starting Friday. And it's free! Iowans can catch a free showing of "Black Panther" on the big screen at AMC Johnston. Full details via Juice

Cardi B, okurrr?! 

One of hip-hop's biggest modern stars, Cardi B, announced Tuesday plans to play her first Iowa show — May 3 at Wells Fargo Arena, a Friday night. Tickets go on sale Friday. Find more information here

Road trip? 

For your weekend ... 

  • Tonight: Elder Millennial comedian Iliza Shlesinger brings her show to Hoyt Sherman Place. More information at
  • Saturday: Hairball, one of Iowa's favorite rock tribute bands, plays the Iowa State Fairgrounds. More information at
  • Saturday: Take part in the 42nd annual "BRR" — Bike Ride to Rippey. More information on Facebook