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NORTHERN PLAINS

IOWA

Midwestern
Hospitality at
Its Best

Iowa Group Travel Association
is here to help

The S's are silent
in Des Moines,
but this fastgrowing Midwest
city is buzzing.

Be sure to
reserve your
group's tour
of Reiman
Gardens at least
two weeks in
advance.

rom urban adventures to performing arts to river
cruises, Iowa is the perfect group travel destination
for making memories. Here are six incredible places
featured on the Iowa Group Travel Association's website, www.iowagrouptravel.org, to get you started.
1. Unleash Council Bluffs: When President Lincoln
named Council Bluffs in Pottawattamie County the
starting point for the Union Pacific's Transcontinental
Railroad project, it changed the city forever. Visit the
Union Pacific Railroad Museum, the Historic General
Dodge House, and the Golden Spike Monument to
see where it all began.
2. Catch Des Moines: Yes, it's the state capital, but it's
also a very trendy little city. Whether jumping on a
bike trail, touring the microbreweries, or catching a
Broadway show, your group is sure to be delighted by
Des Moines.
3. Clear Lake: Considered one of the best sailing lakes
in the Midwest, Clear Lake is home to the Clear Lake
Yacht Club, founded in 1935. Take in a sailboat race
or enjoy a leisurely pontoon boat ride on weekends
between Memorial Day and Labor Day.
4. Cheer on the Cyclones: Ames is home to Iowa State
University (Go Cyclones!), and it's always fun to take
in a collegiate sporting event. But Ames also features
the breathtaking Reiman Gardens, wonderful entertainment options, and a happening food scene.
5. Visit the Quad Cities: Immerse yourself in a unique
cultural experience at the Figge Art Museum in
downtown Davenport, a premier art facility that features rotating multimedia exhibitions and significant
permanent collections.
6. Travel Dubuque: Tucked in the Mississippi River
Valley, Dubuque's identity is closely linked to the river. Explore the National Mississippi River Museum
and Aquarium, a Smithsonian Institution Affiliate, or
ride the Fenelon Place Elevator-the world's shortest
and steepest scenic railway.

■ Iowa Group Travel Association
|
www.iowagrouptravel.org, (641) 420-9003

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13 Architectural Gems
Living Life to the Fullest
Going Green
Marketing 101
Custom Fit
How to Have a Successful Marketplace
ABA Foundation Live & Silent Auction
ABA Gives Back
2020 Marketplace Offers Top-Notch Education
The Drive to New Technology
Tour Stop: New Year’s Eve Destinations
City Guide
STARRY STARRY NIGHT
UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL
Receptive Operators
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