Experience 7 new Businesses of 2016 in #MasonCityIA

It’s time to stay, shop, drink and eat at these new to 2016 businesses! 

Hampton Inn & Suites – April 2016

Hampton Inn Hotel

Experience a relaxing and refreshing overnight stay in Mason City. The Hampton Inn (2111 4th St. SW) is located on the west side of Mason City, close to dining, retail and the North Iowa Events Center. An overnight stay is a quick commute to anywhere you want to go explore! Enjoy many amenities the hotel offers such as a pool, meeting rooms, business center and a fitness room.  Relax and refresh as you rest easy on a comfy bed and wake up rejuvenated. In the morning, wonder down for an amazing breakfast which offers a variety of cereal, oatmeal, yogurt, fruit, hot items and more!

Tried & True – May 2016

Photo Credits:  Tried & True’s Facebook Page 

Experience unique, second-hand finds and buys. Tried & True (1631 4th St. SW) is located in the Willowbrook Mall on the west side of town. Shop boutique women’s clothing that have been donated, with proceeds benefiting services for individuals with disabilities. Look fashionable while being money conscious!

Thai Bistro –  June 2016

  Photo Credits: Thai Bistro’s Facebook Page 

Experience a taste of traditional,  modern Thai food. Located next to Wok-N-Roll and across the road from First Citizens Bank in downtown Mason City, Thai Bistro (7 S. Delaware Ave) is a sushi restaurant you don’t want to miss! After skimming through their menu your mouth is guaranteed to be watering! A wide variety of soups, salads and desserts are also available.

Lucy & Olive – June 2016

Photo Credits: Lucy & Olive’s Facebook Page 

Experience unique shopping in downtown Mason City. Lucy and Olive (named after the owners’ dogs) is located on the northeast side of the plaza (7 S. Federal Ave), across from The Quarry. Shop a variety of unique items for any home. This boutique store specializes in lamps, candles, small furniture and electric pieces that fit anyone’s style!

TJ MAXX® – August 2016


Experience stylish brand-name apparel, shoes, accessories and houseware. The chain store is located next to Staples ® and Super Target ® on the west side of town. TJ Maxx (3410 4th St. SW)  is known for their brand names and discounted prices!

Beanzys – November 2016

Photo Credits: Beanzy’s  Facebook Page 

Experience the aroma of coffee beans and fresh baked scones. Beanzy’s (111 S. Delaware Ave.) is located in Downtown Mason City, next to FION BARA Wine Bar. This local downtown coffee shop is dedicated to provide the freshest handcrafted coffee drinks and scratch made baked goods in town! Perfect atmosphere for reading or catching up on office work in a relaxed setting,  drinking your favorite latte.

Fat Hill Brewing – December, 2016

Photo Credits: Fat Hill Brewing’s Facebook Page 

Experience live music, a brew and a variety of events in a historic downtown building. Located in the heart of downtown is Fat Hill Brewing(7N. Federal Ave) . A 7-barrel craft brewery, features 16 taps, and space for up to 140 patrons and a variety of live music and special events is sure to start any Friday or Saturday night off right! The taproom sells pints, flights, crowlers, growlers and kegs on request! The name Fat Hill Brewing is fitting in that it’s the English translation for our ‘Cerro Gordo’ county.


About visitmasoncityiowa

Mason City, Iowa is best known as the hometown of "The Music Man", Meredith Willson. This charming town also showcases Prairie School Architecture designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, and is home to the only remaning hotel in the world designed by Wright. The largest selection of Bil Baird puppets can also be found right here in Mason City, located in North Central Iowa.

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