Author: Fabulous Iowa


Fabulous People: Oliver Hassman

Oliver Hassman is the executive chef of Kalona Brewing Company, a native brewery with a made-from-scratch kitchen. “We love to keep things local and use as many local vendors as possible, from local cheese curds from The Kalona Creamy to grass-fed beef raised on JimRay Farms just five miles north of Kalona.

Best Iowa Experiences to Try in the New Year 2022

5 Must-Do Iowa Experiences to Try in the New Year

With the start of a new year comes the fun of crafting brand new resolutions to dream up and aim for in 2022 and beyond. If you’re hoping to be more intentional with your time in the new year, then consider immersing yourself in one of these five must-do, Iowa experiences for a taste of the state’s inimitable culture and flair.

Winter Sporting Iowa

Best Spots for Winter Sporting in Iowa

Whether you’re hoping to shred the slopes or simply immerse yourself in a wintery wonderland, Iowa boasts a number of prime destinations for winter sports adventures all throughout the state. Here are some of the best spots for winter sporting in Iowa to escape to this holiday season.

cozy with dog

Coziest Places to Visit in Iowa

Whether you’re hoping to snuggle inside your home through the long winter months or unwind at a cabin retreat, you’ll be able to immerse yourself fully in the spirit of the season just about anywhere in Iowa—thanks to a number of local, cozy resorts and quintessentially romantic destinations. Here are some of the coziest places to visit in Iowa this winter and beyond.