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    2023 Veterans Day Celebrations Throughout North Iowa!

    By Admin | November 6, 2023

    VETERANS DAY is on Saturday, November 11th. On this day, we honor the brave men and women that serve in our country’s armed services. As a country, we owe so much to these individuals that protect us and our freedoms here and abroad. Spend the day celebrating our United States military men and women at... Read More

    North Iowa Band Festival Is Back and Scheduled for May 27-31st!

    By Jane Fischer | May 26, 2021

    After being cancelled last year due to Covid-19 concerns, the North Iowa Band Festival is back. The five-day festival will again be taking place Memorial Day Weekend and will include ample live entertainment, carnival, marketplace, Stu Nevermann Memorial Run and of course the BIG parade! Read More

    Kraft-Heinz $62.8 Million Expansion in Mason City Nearing Completion

    By Jane Fischer | May 20, 2021

    Northern Iowa is an incredibly special place to live and work because of the hardworking, committed individuals and organizations that go above and beyond the ordinary, to make our home extraordinary. Read More

    Join the 119th Birthday Celebration of Mason City’s Own “Real Music Man”

    By Jane Fischer | May 13, 2021

    On Tuesday, May 18th from 5:00-8:30 pm The Mason City Foundation will host a free event open to the public at Music Man Square to celebrate the life and work of the “Real Music Man”, Meredith Willson. Read More

    Why Iowa is Top of the List for Retirement States!

    By Jane Fischer | March 11, 2021

    Why Iowa is Top of the List for Retirement States! Read More

    This Weekend: Clear Lake’s Color The Wind Kite Festival!

    By Jane Fischer | February 6, 2020

    The skies above beautiful Clear Lake are once again about to be filled with incredible shapes and colors. This weekend is the 2020 Color the Wind Kite Festival! Saturday, February 15th, marks the return of one of North Iowa’s favorite winter traditions! Dress in your winter weather gear and head to the Downtown Seawall (10... Read More

    Lace Up Your Dancing Shoes for the 2020 Winter Dance Party!

    By Jane Fischer | January 13, 2020

    Get your dancing shoes ready for the biggest party of the year in Clear Lake! It’s time to celebrate three of rock n’ roll’s greatest legends [Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and J.P. “The Big Bopper” Richardson] at the 2020 WINTER DANCE PARTY in the beautiful, historic Surf Ballroom. The town will be filled with fun,... Read More

    “It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas” In Mason City IA!

    By Jane Fischer | November 18, 2019

      Start the holiday season in Mason City off on the right note! Join Music Man Square and Hy-Vee as they present the 2019 “It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas” Holiday Premiere Gala!   Enjoy an evening filled with holiday cheer. Dine on delicious food from Hy-Vee East. Win fantastic prizes in the... Read More

    Keep Kids Warm With Our Coats For Kids Drive!

    By Jane Fischer | November 11, 2019

    This time of year in North Iowa can be a winter wonderland. Kids love spending time outdoors building snowmen, ice skating, and sledding and more. In order to ensure that outdoor fun can be had in the colder temperatures, a warm coat is necessary. Unfortunately, there are some children in our communities that do not... Read More

    Find Antiques & Treasures At North Iowa’s Gypsy Junk Fest!

    By Jane Fischer | October 21, 2019

    Find something “new” for your North Iowa home at the Gypsy Junk Fest! Discover incredible, unique treasures at this amazing annual Antique & Vintage Market! Head to the Kinney Building at the North Iowa Events Center (3700 4th Street Southwest) on Friday, October 25th, from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm, and/or on Saturday, October 26th, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm,... Read More