- Our list of the best things to do in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, features the top 87 nearby activities — including 37 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Cedar Rapids, IA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, Outdoor Places, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 28 things to do within the city of Cedar Rapids, IA , followed by 59 popular activities in nearby cities, including Iowa City, Amana, Coralville, Marion, Anamosa and Solon
Spanning a total of over 18-acres, Dry Creek Park is a public park offering a number of different recreational amenities for visitors to enjoy. These include a large playground structure, ample open space for playing, and a walking/jogging trail.
Penguin's Comedy Club, located in Cedar Rapids, IA, has performances by established comedians, as well as an open mic night, where budding comics can try their hand at stand-up comedy. Shows are about 90 minutes long.
47% 15 votes
5340 Council Street NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402 MoreLess Info
With stadium seating auditoriums, Wehrenberg Cedar Rapids Galaxy 16 Cine offers visitors the latest movies in 3D and digital projection. The concession stand offers free refills and has an expanded menu that includes shakes and chicken strips.
Featuring 44 lanes, Westdale Bowling Center offers both open and league bowling along with a laser tag arena. The center provides food and beverages, arcade game machines, pool tables, cosmic bowling and optional bumpers.
Located within the Lancer Lanes Family Bowling Center, the Lancer Lanes Pro Shop is a full service bowling pro shop. The shop is operated by two PBA professionals with over three decades of drilling experience.
Situated in a woodlands habitat, Shaver Park offers visitors the chance to spot wildlife like deer, as well as amenities like sports courts and picnic areas. The park features a disc golf course with a challenging wooded area.
Locally owned and operated, Collins Road Theatres is a discount movie theater multiplex that shows first and second run films as well as independents and classics. The theater also serves popcorn with real butter.