Cedar Rapids is full of history and culture! Visit the home of artist Grant Wood and see the studio where "American Gothic" was painted. Visit during one of the area’s many festivals, such as the Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival or Marion Arts Festival. Historic theaters and Orchestra Iowa showcase world-class talent. Visit the NewBo City Market, Iowa’s first year-round indoor public market. See the National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library’s newly expansion and exhibits. Get outdoors with Iowa's largest park system and miles of urban and rural trails. Take in a sporting event including minor league baseball, hockey and indoor football.