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Welcome to our new website!

The Mason City Foundation proudly invites you to the Music Man Square. Join us for a tour of the life and works of Mason City’s favorite musical son. Enjoy tours throughout the streetscape, Meredith Willson Boyhood Home, Meredith Willson Museum, and more! Have fun and don’t forget to visit the Ice Cream Parlor!

Upcoming Events

Oct
4
Thu
The Mason City Chamber of Commerce 102nd Annual Meeting @ The Music Man Square
Oct 4 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Board Chairman Kelly Hansen from POET Biorefining - Hanlontown will comment on the Chamber’s accomplishments and current initiatives, and recipients of the Small Business of the Year and other annual awards will be announced.

For more information or to register for the annual meeting, go to the Chamber website at www.masoncityia.com or call 641.423.5724.”

Kids Make Music October Class #1 @ The Music Man Square
Oct 4 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Our October session will be "Pumpkin Patch Parade" with fun music, activities and stories about pumpkins and fall.
The session begins on Thursday, October 4th with the following schedule:

3:30-4:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents ages 3-5 years
(Pre-KDG)

4:30-5:15 PM Older 4s, KDG-2nd Grade parents optional

5:30-6:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents ages 3-5 years (Pre-KDG)

6:30-7:00 PM Toddlers and Parents ages 1-2 years

7:00-7:30 PM Toddlers and Parents ages 1-2 years

Class fee for the 3 week session is $27 for the older kids and $22 for the toddlers. To register email Deb at debknielsen@gmail.com

Oct
8
Mon
First Citizens Bank Employee Day Event @ The Music Man Square
Oct 8 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Oct
11
Thu
Kids Make Music October Class #2 @ The Music Man Square
Oct 11 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Our October session will be "Pumpkin Patch Parade" with fun music, activities and stories about pumpkins and fall.
The session begins on Thursday, October 4th with the following schedule:

3:30-4:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents ages 3-5 years
(Pre-KDG)

4:30-5:15 PM Older 4s, KDG-2nd Grade parents optional

5:30-6:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents ages 3-5 years (Pre-KDG)

6:30-7:00 PM Toddlers and Parents ages 1-2 years

7:00-7:30 PM Toddlers and Parents ages 1-2 years

Class fee for the 3 week session is $27 for the older kids and $22 for the toddlers. To register email Deb at debknielsen@gmail.com

Oct
14
Sun
High Tea & Historical Fashion Show for Make-A-Wish Foundation @ The Music Man Square
Oct 14 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Oct
18
Thu
Kids Make Music October Class #3 @ The Music Man Square
Oct 18 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Our October session will be "Pumpkin Patch Parade" with fun music, activities and stories about pumpkins and fall.
The session begins on Thursday, October 4th with the following schedule:

3:30-4:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents ages 3-5 years
(Pre-KDG)

4:30-5:15 PM Older 4s, KDG-2nd Grade parents optional

5:30-6:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents ages 3-5 years (Pre-KDG)

6:30-7:00 PM Toddlers and Parents ages 1-2 years

7:00-7:30 PM Toddlers and Parents ages 1-2 years

Class fee for the 3 week session is $27 for the older kids and $22 for the toddlers. To register email Deb at debknielsen@gmail.com

Nov
1
Thu
Kids Make Music November Class #1 @ The Music Man Square
Nov 1 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Our November session will be "Talkin' Turkey" with fun music, activities and stories about turkeys and Thanksgiving.
The session begins on Thursday, November 1st with the following schedule:

3:30-4:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents ages 3-5 years
(Pre-KDG)

4:30-5:15 PM Older 4s, KDG-2nd Grade parents optional

5:30-6:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents ages 3-5 years (Pre-KDG)

6:30-7:00 PM Toddlers and Parents ages 1-2 years

7:00-7:30 PM Toddlers and Parents ages 1-2 years

Class fee for the 3 week session is $27 for the older kids and $22 for the toddlers. To register email Deb at debknielsen@gmail.com

Nov
8
Thu
Kids Make Music November Class #2 @ The Music Man Square
Nov 8 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Our November session will be "Talkin' Turkey" with fun music, activities and stories about turkeys and Thanksgiving.
The session begins on Thursday, November 1st with the following schedule:

3:30-4:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents ages 3-5 years
(Pre-KDG)

4:30-5:15 PM Older 4s, KDG-2nd Grade parents optional

5:30-6:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents ages 3-5 years (Pre-KDG)

6:30-7:00 PM Toddlers and Parents ages 1-2 years

7:00-7:30 PM Toddlers and Parents ages 1-2 years

Class fee for the 3 week session is $27 for the older kids and $22 for the toddlers. To register email Deb at debknielsen@gmail.com

Nov
15
Thu
Kids Make Music November Class #3 @ The Music Man Square
Nov 15 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Our November session will be "Talkin' Turkey" with fun music, activities and stories about turkeys and Thanksgiving.
The session begins on Thursday, November 1st with the following schedule:

3:30-4:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents ages 3-5 years
(Pre-KDG)

4:30-5:15 PM Older 4s, KDG-2nd Grade parents optional

5:30-6:15 PM Preschoolers and Parents ages 3-5 years (Pre-KDG)

6:30-7:00 PM Toddlers and Parents ages 1-2 years

7:00-7:30 PM Toddlers and Parents ages 1-2 years

Class fee for the 3 week session is $27 for the older kids and $22 for the toddlers. To register email Deb at debknielsen@gmail.com

Nov
16
Fri
“It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas” Holiday Premiere @ The Music Man Square
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

for kids

Music education and fun is very important to us here at Music Man Square. We offer many different opportunities from “Kids Make Music” to more music lessons offered in the Conservatory. Check for information on classes and availability here.

Visit Us Today!

The Music Man Square

308 South Pennsylvania Avenue
Mason City, IA 50401
Phone: 641-424-2852

Touring Hours

Tuesday – Saturday 1:00pm – 5:00pm