Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center – Cedar Falls, Iowa

Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center - Cedar Falls, Iowa On the campus of the University of Northern Iowa the Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center provides performances more than 300 times a year.  The building was completed in 2000 for a … [Read more...]

George Maier Rural Heritage Center – Elkader, Iowa

George Maier Rural Heritage Center - Elkader, Iowa Come and visit this 1919 sale barn and see the wonderful array of collectables that have been carefully acquired by George Mair to share with the visitors that want to taste a little history while on … [Read more...]

Cedar Falls Raceway – Cedar Falls, Iowa

Cedar Falls Raceway - Cedar Falls, Iowa Built in the 1960's this drag race track is 60 ft. wide and 4000 ft. long with 350 ft. concrete launch pads.  The drag strip is asphalt.  Cedar Falls Raceway has been under IHRA and NHRA Sanctions and is … [Read more...]

Galleria de Paco – Waterloo, Iowa

Galleria de Paco - Waterloo, Iowa Rome has moved to Waterloo!  Well, maybe not really, but Paco Rosic has taken the building he owns and spray painted the Sistine Chapel art in it.    Although this is a restaurant and bar the owner … [Read more...]

Bluedorn Science Imaginarium – Waterloo, Iowa

Bluedorn Science Imaginarium - Waterloo, Iowa This interactive science center allows the imagination to run wild with what can be, could be or should be created by the minds of growing scientists!  It shows youth how science affects their everyday … [Read more...]

Waterloo Community Playhouse and Black Hawk Children’s Theater – Waterloo, Iowa

Waterloo Community Playhouse and Black Hawk Children's Theater - Waterloo, Iowa This theater group was founded over 90 years ago to provide quality theater to the Cedar Valley area.  Waterloo Community Playhouse is the oldest community theatre in … [Read more...]

Smiling Water Tower – Adair, Iowa

Smiling Water Tower - Adair, Iowa When you are driving down I-80 headed toward Omaha or coming from Omaha toward Des Moines you will be greeted in this little town with the big Smiling Water Tower.  You can see if for miles leading you to the … [Read more...]

Pufferbilly Days – Boone, Iowa

    Pufferbilly Days - Boone, Iowa Known for being a Railroad Town Boone celebrates Pufferbilly Days the first weekend after Labor Day annually. The celebration is rated as one of the top 5 celebrations in Iowa with over 30,000 people every … [Read more...]

Cedar Ridge Winery & Distillery – Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Cedar Ridge Winery & Distillery - Cedar Rapids, Iowa 10 acres of home grown quality grapes go into the making of the fabulous wine of the Cedar Ridge Winery & Distillery.  The Cedar Ridge Distillery is the first legal still to operate in … [Read more...]

Karl L. King Museum – Fort Dodge, Iowa

Karl L. King Museum - Fort Dodge, Iowa A baritone player with the Robinson's Famous Circus this musical talent turned his life into a gift for all musicians by composing music that matched the rhythm of the circus acts and compsoing marches intended … [Read more...]