Discover Mason City, IA Attractions near Hotel's Location
Relive your favorite scenes from The Music Man
, catch a hockey game or a stock car race, or discover the beauty of Clear Lake—there are plenty of fun things to do in charming Mason City, IA! The hotel’s location on US 18 puts you within easy driving distance of downtown Mason City as well as Clear Lake State Park, where you can enjoy nature trails, fishing and boat cruises. Be sure to check the North Iowa Events Center calendar to see what shows and events may be taking place during your stay.
The Country Inn & Suites in Mason City is close to these attractions:
- Clear Lake Arts Center (7.1 miles)
The Clear Lake Arts Center showcases the work of local artists and performers of all ages. Come see local paintings, catch a live performance or visit one of the annual arts and crafts events.
Phone: +1 (641) 357-1998
- Clear Lake Boat Cruise (8 miles)
Explore the beautiful Clear Lake from the decks of the Lady of the Lake. Take the 90-minute public cruise, book a private event, or join the fun of the pirate or ghost-themed cruises.
Phone: +1 (641) 357-2243
- Diamond Jo Casino (24 miles)
Take a short drive and try your luck at the Diamond Jo Casino, where you’ll find more than 1,000 slot machines, live poker and table games including Blackjack, Roulette and Mississippi Stud. The casino features live music and entertainment plus a buffet.
Phone: +1 (641) 323-7777 or +1 (877) 323-5566
- Fort Custer Maze (6.3 miles)
Test your sense of direction with this fun family maze and compete for the fastest completion time. The maze includes bridges and observation towers to help you navigate the two miles of trail.
Phone: +1 (641) 357-6102
- I-35 Speedway (0.2 miles)
Catch a local stock car race at this half-mile dirt racetrack.
Phone: +1 (641) 424-6515
- Mason City Aquatic Center (4.8 miles)
Cool off during the summer months with this center’s pool, waterslide and more.
- Mason City Municipal Airport (4.7 miles)
Mason City’s local airport connects travelers to Chicago and St. Louis.
Phone: +1 (641) 421-3680
- Music Man Square (3.3 miles)
Experience the sights and sounds of The Music Man, the beloved musical that Meredith Willson based on his hometown of Mason City. Explore Willson’s boyhood home and wander the iconic 1912 streetscape based on the Warner Bros. film.
Phone: +1 (641) 424-2852
- North Iowa Bulls Hockey Team (NAHL) (0.2 miles)
Catch an exciting hockey game at the nearby North Iowa Ice Arena, the home of the North Iowa Bulls.
Phone: +1 (641) 423-4625
- North Iowa Events Center (0.2 miles)
Best known as the home of the North Iowa Fair during the summer, this venue also hosts horse shows, craft markets, auctions and expos throughout the year.
Phone: +1 (641) 423-3811 or +1 (641) 424-6515
- Prairie Playground (4.5 miles)
Take a break beneath a shelter as your children enjoy the largest outdoor playground in the area.