UNIQUELY MASON CITY: NO OTHER PLACE BUT HERE Your guide to experiences that can only be found in Mason City, Iowa! 1. An Architectural Hotbed: Mason City is home to the last remaining Frank Lloyd Wright-designed hotel in the world, as well as Wright’s first Prairie-style house in Iowa! Learn more about these and other
EXPERIENCE THE FLAVORS OF MASON CITY Are you interested in the latest food fads? Do you enjoy gourmet meals and love the thrill of dining in a new restaurant? Well… you may, in fact, be a foodie! Lucky for you, Mason City’s local dining scene is more vibrant than ever and we’re more than happy
GIRLS JUST WANNA HAVE FUN Discover good eats, tasty drinks, and unforgettable experiences! WHERE TO STAY Whether you’re looking for hip and modern, unique and historic, or quaint and charming, Mason City has an array of comfortable lodging options to choose from. The Decker House Bed & Breakfast – Built in the 1890’s, you’ll love
Welcome to Mason City, Iowa Mason City, Iowa is best known as the hometown of “The Music Man”, Meredith Willson. This charming town also showcases Prairie School Architecture designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, and is home to the only remaining hotel in the world designed by Wright. The largest selection of Bil Baird puppets can
NORTH IOWA BAND FESTIVAL May 24-28, 2018 (Memorial Day Weekend) Held annually, the North Iowa Band Festival honors Meredith Willson and celebrates his life and love of music. The event is the largest free marching band competition in the Midwest. Festivities include a carnival, free musical entertainment, craft market and much more throughout the weekend. The
UP IN SMOKE BBQ BASH July 27-28, 2018 It’s the event everyone waits all summer for! Great barbecue, with over 60 teams competing to be number one, and great music in Mason City’s East Park. Free admission (tickets sold to purchase barbecue from the vendors). Friday 5 to 11 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. to 6
CIVIL WAR REENACTMENT September 7-9, 2018 History comes to life in Mason City’s beautiful East Park. Visitors will experience life of a Civil War soldier through demonstrations and live re-enactments of battles in which Iowa troops participated. Experience medical demonstrations, camp life, live music, military dress ball, ladies tea, pirates’ treasure hunt and so much
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