CR Summer Rally Kicks Off

Jul 27, 2021

The Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance’s new buy local initiative, CR Summer Rally, kicks off July 12 and runs through September 10. CR Summer Rally, presented by GreenState Credit Union, celebrates and supports our local arts, culture, and entertainment members. Check out the list off 22 participating businesses and organizations!

Similar to Restaurant Week, this campaign will focus on the participating Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance member businesses and highlight what is happening in the community, while sharing the message of pride and safe re-openings for arts and culture venues. For a full calendar of events from all participating members in one place visit

Over the course of the two-month campaign, join us on our social media channels as we highlight all participating businesses with fun and interactive giveaways, on-site interviews, exclusive campaign swag and more to get the whole community engaged. Watch our Economic Alliance communications for additional details on these exciting opportunities that will run through mid-September. Learn more at

Thank you to our exclusive buy local initiative sponsor GreenState Credit Union for their support of CR Summer Rally.

Participating Organizations

African American Museum of Iowa

AirFX Trampoline Park

Bloomsbury Farm


Cedar Rapids Kernels

Cedar Rapids Museum of Art

Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre

National Czech & Slovak Museum

Grant Wood Studio

Hawkeye Downs Speedway and Expo Center

The History Center

ImOn Ice

Indian Creek Nature Center

Legion Arts/CSPS

NewBo City Market

Orchestra Iowa

Riverside Casino

Theatre Cedar Rapids

VenuWorks: Paramount

VenuWorks: Alliant Energy PowerHouse

VenuWorks: McGrath Ampitheathre

Marcus Cedar Rapids Cinema

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