LOCAL AREA & ATTRACTIONS Welcome to The Corridor!

Welcome to the Iowa City - Cedar Rapids Corridor, home to colleges and universities, high-tech manufacturing, rolling corn fields, a robust nightlife scene, and so much more. 

Corridor Attractions

In our area, you will find a large collection of locally owned restaurants, markets, shops, restored theaters, wine bars, breweries, and live entertainment venues. The diverse college students and professors, medical professionals, and entrepreneurs generate an atmosphere that can typically only be found in a large city. While you're here, get out and enjoy your time in the Cedar Rapids/Iowa City area. Recently, Cedar Rapids ranked in the top 10 LGBTQ+ friendly cities as rated by Million Mile Secrets. The Gaycation Travel Show visited The Hotel at Kirkwood Center for its recent episode featuring Cedar Rapids. Check out the episode!


Things to Do

Everything you're looking for from festivals, breweries, parks, music, theatre, sports and more. Learn More


Check out this comprehensive guide to all the dining you are looking for in Iowa City and Cedar Rapids. Learn More


Check out this ultimate guide for everything event-related in the Iowa City/Cedar Rapids area.

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Summer Trip Ideas

CR Tourism suggested itineraries to help plan your summer trip to the Cedar Rapids area. Learn More