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This is one of my favorite things about living in the city of Marion sponsors put on live local... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Krystal M
Marion, Iowa
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Lots to do with, little walking

This small downtown has lots of things to do. There are antique shops, a top notch chocolate shop... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2017
James L
Mount Dora, Florida
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Uptown Marion is a collection of more than sixty boutiques, restaurants, and galleries offering personalized services, goods and experiences that are MADE FOR YOU. Whether shopping or dining, let us take care of it all. From your morning latte to...more
1225 6th Ave, Ste 100, Marion, IA 52302-3435
+1 319-743-4726
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of my favorite things about living in the city of Marion sponsors put on live local music in the park for free filled with food vendors and a fun atmosphere! Great for family friends anyone wanting to have a good time on...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

This small downtown has lots of things to do. There are antique shops, a top notch chocolate shop, bars, galleries, nice cafe’, coffee shops, and lots of little things to do. Make sure you take a stroll here, and stop by Phillips Diamond Shop. You...More

Thank James L
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Fun going through stores, special offers for the evening and loved the complimenyary chocolate treats in the stores. Especially three chocolate martini at the Uptown Snug!!

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Love that place....old English pub that has tons of charm! Can't wait to go back! Drinks are great and waiters are very attentive. Sat on the deck and enjoyed the awesome Art in the Alley!

Thank Daniel Carson W
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Marion's shop on and around 7th Avenue are a fun way to spend an afternoon. Meet a friend for lunch, then stroll through the numerous shops. There is a nice variety to meet every need and interest.

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Reviewed 28 March 2017

As the years have gone on, local professional musicians and bands have been abandoned for very average weekend cover bands.

Thank danjohnsongs
Reviewed 26 January 2017

A wonderful place for the summer concert series. The arts festaval is amazing. Nice picnic spot. The shopping near is good for Zoe's pizza, coffee shops, or antiques.

Thank cdhcch
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We love to meet our friend here. We always see lots of other people we know. It is great summer fun! The music is great.

Thank Warren B
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Thursdays in August feature great local bands....bring your lawn chairs and own cooler for a wonderful evening!

Thank Dana C
Reviewed 25 February 2016

For some reason, the local Chamber of Commerce calls downtown Marion "uptown". It's "up" from Cedar Rapids, but that would make it "Uptown Cedar Rapids". And it's not "up-scale" -- in fact, if Marion has an "up-scale" area, it is as far away from "uptown"...More

Thank 185Craig
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