Room with a Brew 2017

Ever wonder what it would be like to live just steps away from outstanding restaurants, shopping and night life? This much-anticipated event will give attendees a sneak peek inside the walls of some of the district’s hottest real estate and provide a sampling of the best brews on tap. With a wide variety of housing options and fantastic restaurant destinations, this event is sure to please.
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"An Arts & Culture District in the Heart of Cedar Rapids"

About the District

The Czech Village/New Bohemia Main Street District was formed in May of 2009 to breathe economic life into a historic area of Cedar Rapids. Established by emigrants, the District had suffered economic decline for many years and was nearly destroyed by record flooding in 2008. Despite these hardships, courageous business owners and residents began the task of rebuilding.

Cedar Rapids is in a period of unprecedented urban and civic renewal. Two of our city’s most unique and important neighborhoods are playing a key role in this rebirth – Czech Village and New Bohemia are fast becoming the city’s flagship district – a magnet for citizens, tourists, and businesses, and a venue for the area’s most exciting events, entertainment, dining, and shopping.

Director's Spotlight

“Our event calendar has some wonderful festivals coming up in August and September. You can celebrate art, animals, fine dining, local brews, local views, yoga and music. Check out our event calendar for things to do in our district.”
– Jennifer Pruden

Volunteer Spotlight: Jessica Carney

Volunteer Spotlight: Jessica Carney

More than 40 volunteers contribute over 2,000 volunteer hours each year to provide mission driven services, promotions, events, and programming focused on community development in the Czech Village/New Bohemia Main Street District. We'd like to take this opportunity...

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Czech Village/New Bohemia Main Street Office