Discover why Mason City, Iowa is ranked by Condé Nast Traveler as among "The World’s 20 Best Cities for Architecture Lovers". It was ranked the world's 8th mostimportant architectural destination by the luxury and lifestyle travel magazine. A 60-minute guided tour showcases the hallmark details the largest collection of Prairie School-styled homes surrounding a natural setting.While Mason City boasts two Wright properties, the George C. and Eleanor Stockman House and City National Bank & Park Inn Hotel, originally there had been plans formore. Wright's departure to Europe in 1910 caused these plans came to a sudden halt. The vacuum created by Wright's withdraw brought other Prairie School architects to Mason City, many former Wright associates. Marion Mahony Griffin, Walter Burley Griffin, Barry Byrne, William Drummond and local architect Einar Broaten combined to create Rock Crest - Rock Glen.
• 1.25 hours
QC Brewery Tour: Visit 4 Craft Breweries! Check out the best breweries in the Quad Cities through two states, three cities, and four awesome breweries! Join the guide for an afternoon of great beer and behind-the-scenes access at local favorites Five Cities Brewing, Crawford Brew Works, Great River Brewery, and Wake Brewing. The price includes a pint or flight at each stop, a brewery tour, and transportation between breweries.
• 4 hours
Admit.VIP Presents Ringside Comedy featuring WWE Superstar Rob Van Dam with special guest Tom Garland.Van Dam has won 21 total championships (including three world championships) and is the only wrestler in history to have held the WWE Championship, the ECW World Championship, and the TNA World Heavyweight Championship (once holding the WWE and ECW titles simultaneously within WWE).Van Dam gained mainstream popularity in ECW before also having success in WWE and TNA. Between ECW, WWF/E, and TNA, Van Dam headlined many pay-per-view events throughout three decades between the 1990s and 2010s. In 2002, Van Dam was ranked the number one pro wrestler in the world by Pro Wrestling Illustrated. He was voted "Most Popular Wrestler" by readers of the magazine in 2001 and again in 2002. WWE named him the greatest star in ECW history in 2014.
• 70 minutes