Iowa's Simple Pleasures with Dan Kaercher
Scenic City Empress Riverboat, Clay County Fair, Drake Restaurant, Jester Park (#504)
Host Dan Kaercher explores Iowa activities and soaks up the limestone bluff views on a river cruise in Iowa Falls, enjoys the tasty food at Mississippi River restaurant The Drake in Burlington, takes in the sights at Iowa’s largest county fair in Clay County and hikes at Jester Park in central Iowa. [27 minutes]
Every year there are more than one hundred county fairs held in Iowa. In fact, some counties even host more than... 05:44
There’s nothing more relaxing than a float on the water, a little food, a guided tour, and the scenic limestone... 06:36
Polk County Conservation oversees more than 11-thousand acres of prairies, wetlands, woodlands, trails and parks to... 06:25
From Elk burgers to Lobster Risotto, this restaurant on the Mississippi river in southeast Iowa, has something for... 05:54
Full Program: Host Dan Kaercher explores Iowa activities and soaks up the limestone bluff views on a river cruise in Iowa Falls,... 28:45
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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.
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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)