Fast casual, city inspired cuisine. Offering Italian Beef, beef combo’s, Italian Sausage, Vienna Beef Hot Dogs, grilled chicken,…
Three Days in Cedar Rapids, IA
Plan an unforgettable visit to Cedar Rapids with this three day itinerary.
Grab a quick lunch at Gianna’s Italian Beef in downtown Cedar Rapids. Get your sandwich wet, dry, dipped or with a side of gravy. Don’t forget shoestring fries on the side and a refreshing Italian ice!
Throw An Axe Or Send It Into Fifth Gear
Make It A Taco Night
Enjoy the fun and cool street taco joint, Caucho, in the heart of the NewBo neighborhood. Grab your photo across the street in front of the Greetings from NewBo mural.
Rest Up for Tomorrow
Overnight at one of our many wonderful hotel partners.
Coffee & Donuts
Start your day with coffee and the best (Donutland) donuts in town at Lu’s Deli in New Bohemia.
The kids and kids at heart will love Old MacDonald’s Farm in Bever Park, featuring farm animals and North American waterfowl. Open daily into October, from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. and from 12:45 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Classic Video Arcade
Seeking something a bit more low-key? Check out family-friendly Quarter Barrel Arcade & Brewery. Vintage arcade and pinball games, fantastic pizza and in-house brews will make for a great evening.
Shake It Up
Cedar Rapids has more than American fare when it comes to our dining scene. Check out options including Persis Biryani Indian Grill, Bari Italian, La Cantina, Pita’z, Mandarin Spice Asian Grill and even more option here.
Enjoy A Ballgame Or Evening At The Races
Spring traditions are returning! Cheer on the Cedar Rapids Kernels, High-A team of the Minnesota Twins. The Kernels will play 60 home games in 2021 between May 4 and September 5.
If racing is more your style, check out Hawkeye Downs Speedway. This paved, oval track runs weekly Friday night races beginning in May and additional Enduro races on a number of weekends.
Brunch in A Beautiful Setting
Start your day slowly with brunch at Cedar Ridge Winery & Distillery. Enjoy vineyard vistas from the warm, but spacious indoor seating.
Visit with Llamas
Get moving with a Llama visit at Prairie Patch Farm. These gentle animals are sure to delight!
Stop for Ice Cream & Sight Seeing
A stop for ice cream at Dan & Debbie’s Creamery in Ely is up next and it is guaranteed to bring out the kid in everyone! Follow that by stopping in at Bass Farms for more local goods on the way back to Cedar Rapids. Be on the lookout for the American Gothic Barn, right along Highway 30. Carefully pull over if you would like to take a few photos.
Check out Vivian's Soul Food, a family owned restaurant serving traditional southern soul food with a home-cooked flair. Dine inside, on the patio or get carryout.
Start planning your getaway today! Request a copy of our visitors guide and explore all of the fun things to do here.
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The Cedar Rapids Kernels provide a family friendly entertainment venue for fans to enjoy Minor League Baseball. With affordable…
Iowa's only full-time asphalt track, featuring weekly race nights in the summer, as well as special events. Also featuring a 35,000…
Fine dining and authentic Indian food that keeps you coming back for more.
A family owned restaurant serving traditional southern soul food with a home-cooked flair.
Old MacDonald's Farm in Bever Park is maintained and operated by the Cedar Rapids Parks & Recreation Department.
Enjoy the farm…