PGD to CID – Arts, Sports, Nature and More!
The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID) is situated halfway between Cedar Rapids and Iowa City. This location provides visitors with a unique and enriching experience for travelers of all kinds.
Experience shopping, culinary journeys, a vibrant music and art scene, as well as many trails and other outdoor opportunities. The Eastern Iowa region has it all!
From family-friendly events to winery and brewery tours, Cedar Rapids gives you a variety of attractions to visit. The city is the former home of artist Grant Wood, of “American Gothic” fame. You can visit his original home and art collection at the Grant Wood Studio. Embark on a family bike ride through one of six bike trails, including one on Cedar Rapids’ own mountain, Mount Trashmore. Check out food and other vendors at the NewBo City Market and take your tastebuds on a global flavor adventure!
One of the benefits of traveling to CID is location, location, location. For a different experience minutes away, you can drive to the Iowa City and Coralville area.
Iowa City is the home of the Big Ten’s University of Iowa Hawkeyes and nationally ranked University of Iowa hospitals and clinics. Join thousands of sports fans at the Kinnick Stadium and Carver Arena to cheer on the Hawkeyes!
This city provides everything a university town has to offer and more. This part of Iowa is not all corn, pig farms and flat lands. Check out indie boutiques, craft breweries or farm-to-table restaurants. Take in a rock show at Gabe’s and touch the walls that Nirvana once made vibrate. Explore Macbride Hall and meet Rusty The Giant Sloth in the Museum of Natural History.
So, why wait? Plan your vacation to Cedar Rapids and Iowa City today and discover why it’s the perfect destination for your next getaway!