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Event Calendar
Nov
25
NIACC Audotorium, Mason City
Nov
25
Coralville Center for the Performing Arts, Coralville
Nov
26
Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines
Nov
26
Orpheum Theatre, Sioux City
Nov
26
Blue Pit, Mason City
Nov
26
Dickinson County Nature Center, Okoboji
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Nov
21
The House was made famous by Grant Wood's painting American Gothic. Everyone knows the painting of the old man and woman holding a pitchfork. But did you know you can stop by and take your picture in front of that very house? They even supply the costumes...
Nov
18
I don’t know if this counts as a talent, but I can hear music from the Nutcracker Ballet and tell you which part of the ballet the music coordinates with. It’s a skill I’ve picked up since there have been very few Decembers in my lifetime that I haven...
Oct
21
Driving the 26-mile stretch of road between Adair and Dexter is like a living history trip. From Bonnie & Clyde shootout sites and robbery locations to neon gas station signs and fork-dipped chocolates, the White Pole Road is definitely worth the slight...
Nov
17
If you are looking forward to walking in a winter wonderland, be sure to mark Clear Lake as your jolly destination this year. On December 5-7, Christmas by the Lake takes over the town, and you are sure to be in the holiday spirit by the end of the weekend...
Nov
06
Green pastures and corn fields are only a few treats that Iowa's landscape has to offer. But this American heartland is also bordered by the Mississippi River to the east. If you don't have the time to take the entire Great River Road winding through...
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