Dad’s Day is just around the corner (June 18)! We’re celebrating by spotlighting Iowa fathers who are shining examples to their kiddos and their communities.
5 Can’t-Miss Summer Hikes
Whether you’re looking to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life for a weekend, or you just want to take in some beautiful scenery for an afternoon with the family, there’s no better season to explore the Hawkeye State’s varied terrain than summer.
Iowa Pride Events
To kick off Pride Month, celebrate the local LGBTQIA+ community and its allies by saving the date for these Iowa Pride events.
Father’s Day Dining & Events
Treat your all-star dad to a fun day filled with the best dining choices and creative events for Father’s Day in Iowa.
6 Can’t-Miss Summer Festivals
Get ready for an exciting summer in Iowa, with a wide range of festivals taking place over the next few months. From vibrant wine and flower festivals to sweet corn and root beer extravaganzas, check out the state’s the top summer festivals.
A summer retreat is not too far away with an abundance of destinations available here in our home state. Whether you are looking to explore the great outdoors or bask in the sun on a lounge chair, there’s something for everyone this summer in Iowa. The following are the 10 destinations for a summer staycation.
Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience Heads to Davenport
Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience, produced by Paquin Entertainment Group, is making its way to Davenport’s RiverCenter this summer. The sensory extravaganza is set to open May 20, running through July 20.
Nonprofit of the Month: Dream Catchers Foundation Inc.
Dream Catchers Foundation Inc. comprises a group of volunteer, licensed beauty professionals in Des Moines, all using their talents to support women, men and children with chronic or terminal illnesses, along with their caregivers.
Fabulous People: Cat Grimsley
Cat Grimsley is the pastry chef at The Hotel at Kirkwood, a luxury teaching hotel that serves as an immersive learning environment for students in Kirkwood’s Hospitality Arts program.
Visit Quad Cities Releases New QC Family Pass
In 2021, Visit Quad Cities announced its QC Family Pass, a free, mobile-friendly pass providing fun for visitors with special discounts. Just in time for Summer 2023, the pass has been updated with fresh participating attractions and fantastic new offers.