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National Plan for Vacation Day 2021

VISIT MASON CITY CELEBRATES NATIONAL PLAN FOR VACATION DAY COVID-19 has affected all aspects of our everyday life. Throughout the

Embrace the Cool of Winter

It’s no secret. Winter in North Iowa can be cold… and long. But winter is also a season of beauty

1000 Hours Outside!

At the onset of a new year, many people make resolutions to get fit, spend more time with family, and

Grant Wood: Nineteen Lithographs

Grant Wood: Nineteen Lithographs is now on exhibit in the Charles H. MacNider Art Museum’s Center Space Gallery. In 2019

Holiday Happenings in North Iowa

Get in the holiday spirit with these festive events, light displays, experiences & entertainment in and around Mason City, Iowa.

Tis the Season to Shop Small

This holiday season may look a bit different, but now more than ever it’s important to spread joy and support

Find Your Perfect Christmas Tree in North Iowa

Christmas is a magical time of the year. A time when family traditions are created as we celebrate the holiday

American Farmer Exhibit Now Open

When photographer Paul Mobley set out to capture the soul of our country’s farm communities, he encountered an enduring rural

Thanksgiving Dining in Mason City, IA

This Thanksgiving, celebrate with all your Turkey Day favorites without the hassle of having to make the meal yourself. Whether

Fall Fun in North Iowa

From pumpkin patches and apple orchards to hayrides and haunted hikes, there’s plenty of fall fun to be found in

Outdoor Dining in Mason City, Iowa

Fall presents the last chance to enjoy a great outdoor dining experience. Enjoy the freshness of fall, great food and

11 Places to Shop Small in Mason City

From art galleries and gifts to one-of-a-kind fashion finds, unique shopping experiences await in Mason City. #ShopSmall at these locally-owned