Our Town

Our Town Strawberry Point: More than just the strawberry

Our Town Strawberry Point: Inside the town's historic (and haunted?) hotel

OUR TOWN: Waukon business brings paintings of farm animals to life

Oldest family-owned jeweler in Our Town Waukon sells engagement ring to Utoff

Our Town: Time Check neighborhood remembers the past while looking to the future

Our Town: New rec center ready to open in Cedar Rapids

Our Town Atkins: Trains put town on the map, literally

Our Town Atkins: Why watermelon?

OUR TOWN: Washington kids welcome RAGBRAI riders with welding project

Our Town: Solon rejuvenates Main Street

Our Town: Solon serves up variety of restaurants for foodies

OUR TOWN: Lake Macbride proves popular point of interest

OUR TOWN: North Liberty features growing community, businesses

Our Town Independence: Prime location for a smaller city

Our Town Independence: Curious facts about "Indee"

Our Town Independence: Crafting the elaborate and the everyday

Our Town Cedar Falls: A new view from above

Our Town Cedar Falls: A new mayor amid consistent growth

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Our Town Dates, Locations and Events


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2016 Schedule:

* June 3rd: Manchester for the Rhubarb Festival
* June 10th: Dubuque for America’s Riverfest
* June 17th: The Amanas for WurstFest
* June 24: Cedar Falls for Sturgis
* July 1: Independence for Celebrate Independence
* July 8: North Liberty for Blues and BBQ
* July 15: Solon for Beef Days
* July 22: Monticello for Jones Co. Fair
* July 29: Washington for RAGBRAI
* August 5: Atkins for Watermelon Days
* August 12: Cedar Rapids for St. Jude’s Sweet Corn Fest
* August 19: Waukon for Corn Days