Grant Wood Studio

Grant Wood’s home and studio was located at 5 Turner Alley from 1924 to 1935. Near downtown Cedar Rapids the studio is owned and operated by the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, which houses the world’s largest collection of works by Grant Wood. Grant Wood (1891-1942) was a prominent member of the Regionalist...

Czech Museum

The National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library is the leading United States institution collecting, exhibiting, preserving, and interpreting Czech and Slovak history and culture.

US Cellular Center

Provides a venue for rock and country music, Christian concerts, conventions, family shows, trade shows, and sporting events.

Double Tree by Hilton Cedar Rapids Convention Complex

The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids Convention Complex boasts an excellent central location, convenient to numerous businesses as well as downtown Cedar Rapids. The hotel overlooks the Cedar River and Downtown Cedar Rapids, and is attached to the U.S. Cellular Arena and the new U.S. Cellular...

Paramount Theatre

The Paramount Theatre, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is one of just 300 movie palaces left in the United States according to a story in USA Today. Built in the architecturally extravagant 1920's, the theatre annually hosts concerts, fundraisers, corporate meetings, dance recitals...

History Center

The Carl & Mary Koehler History Center began in 1969 as the Linn County Historical Museum Association. From its early beginnings preserving the history of Linn County has been prominent in the hearts and minds of its volunteers. Our Vision: To be the Center for History for Linn County. Our Mission: To...

Cedar Rapids Museum of Art

Famous for its Grant Wood collection and Studio, the CRMA has more than 5,000 works of art spanning 2,000 years, including works by Marvin Cone, Bertha Jaques, James Swann, Malvina Hoffman, and Mauricio Lasansky. Other strengths include an extensive print collection and Roman art.

Theatre Cedar Rapids

Among the region’s largest and longest-operating community theatres, Theatre Cedar Rapids is located in the Iowa Theater Building in the heart of downtown Cedar Rapids, Iowa. During the August to July season, more than 700 volunteers and 9 full-time staff, part-time help and contract artists work together...

Cedar Rapids Public Library

The Cedar Rapids Public Library offers a wide selection of books, cds, dvds in our online catalog, and a full calendar of events throughout the year.

Fat Wallys

Fat Wally's is a bar in Cedar Rapids with great happy hour specials. Located at 429 2nd Ave SE, Fat Wally's offers daily drink deals and food specials that you won't want to miss.


Currently under construction, the new downtown Riverfront Amphitheater, when complete in 2012, will be part outdoor entertainment venue and part flood-protection levee.The amphitheater is designed to hold between 3,000 and 5,000 for national touring shows, but also will be used for an assortment of smaller...

African American Museum

The African American Museum of Iowa nestled along the Cedar River in downtown Cedar Rapids, has been carrying out its mission since 1994 and has since become one of the leading educational resources on African American history in Iowa. Offering Tours, Exhibits and coinciding Programs, family programs,...

Penguins Comedy Club/Piano Lounge

Penguin's Comedy Club located at the Clarion Hotel in downtown Cedar Rapids.

Legion Arts

Legion Arts is an award-winning, Cedar Rapids nonprofit dedicated to the creation, presentation, understanding and impact of contemporary art. Based at CSPS, a restored landmark building on the edge of downtown Cedar Rapids, Legion Arts presents cutting edge art, music theatre, film and other events...

Blue Strawberry

The Blue Strawberry Coffee Company is an upscale coffee house located in downtown Cedar Rapids, IA offering gourmet coffees, pastries, desserts and bistro-style entrees.

Orchestra Iowa

Founded in April 1921, Orchestra Iowa is one of the oldest symphony orchestras in continuous operation west of the Mississippi River. Its 82 professional musicians perform more than 120 public performances throughout Eastern Iowa each year, many of which can be heard on Iowa Public Radio and seen on...


Welcome to Zins restaurant in downtown Cedar Rapids. We specialize in pairing fine wine with fine food. With our small plate concept, you can try many of our offerings - ranging from gourmet comfort food to high end delicacies.

Cedar Rapids YMCA

With a focus on developing the potential of kids, improving individual health and well-being, and giving back and supporting our neighbors, a YMCA membership will bring about meaningful change not just within yourself, but in our community, too.