Iowa's Simple Pleasures with Dan Kaercher
Harvester Golf Course, Redwood Steakhouse, South East Iowa Art Tour, Mason City (#505)
Host Dan Kaercher discovers how Iowa’s landscape and rich history compliment a championship golf course in Rhodes, samples the dishes at one of Iowa’s grand old steakhouses in Anita, drives the country roads of southeast Iowa to visit several artists’ studios, and learns more about the last remaining hotel designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. [25 minutes]
Steak Houses sprinkled throughout state play just as important of a role in Iowa’s heritage as the cattle industry.... 04:26
The Harvester Golf Course offers a course where no two holes are the same. 05:40
Mason City is associated with several famous American icons. Among them: architect Frank Lloyd Wright and "Music Man"... 06:26
Most artists travel to nearby art shows to sell their work. But a couple times a year throughout the state, some... 06:07
Full Program: Host Dan Kaercher discovers how Iowa’s landscape and rich history compliment a championship golf course in Rhodes,... 28:45
- Watch more video from this program »
Series Description: Dan Kaercher, founding editor-in-chief of Midwest Living magazine, travels Iowa in search of hidden treasures and out-of-the-way places for Iowans to visit and explore right here at home.
All Upcoming Episodes
There are no broadcasts currently planned. Please check back for future broadcast dates.
These episodes of Iowa's Simple Pleasures with Dan Kaercher aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.
- Episode #506
- Harvester Golf Course, Redwood Steakhouse, South East Iowa Art Tour, Mason City (#505)
- Scenic City Empress Riverboat, Clay County Fair, Drake Restaurant, Jester Park (#504)
- Skydiving, Lake City, Bily Clock Museum, Broadbent Distillery (#503)
- Geocaching, Little Swan Lake Winery, Saturday in the Park, Augusta Restaurant (#502)