Auction school is held in Iowa three times a year, with several seminars throughout the year. Classes are held at the Best Western in Clear Lake, Iowa. Here are some travel tips for you to help make your arrival a smooth one.
Arriving By Car:
If you are traveling by car from Minneapolis or Des Moines, take Exit 194 at Clear Lake, Iowa and go West approximately 1/8 of a mile. The hotel is on the left (South) side of the road.
Arriving By Plane:
Air Choice One serves the Mason City airport which is approximately two miles from the Best Western Hotel in Clear Lake, Iowa. Upon your arrival call the hotel at 641-357-5253 for your free transportation to the hotel for pickup.
Clear Lake, Iowa is a lake town. On Saturday, February 21, 2015 the Color The Wind Kite Festival is happening at the Clear Lake Seawall. Head Downtown Clear Lake and you will see where folks are gathered. If your family is coming to town for the Student Auction on Friday evening, this would be a really good family activity for Saturday while students are attending classes.
Mason City, Iowa is approximately four miles to the East. Here you will find the Park Inn Hotel, the last known hotel known to be standing in the world designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. Wal-Mart is approximately three miles to the East, towards Mason City.
If you are flying into town for auction school, a rental car will not be necessary. Often times students carpool in the evenings to run errands. Should you opt to rent a car for part of your stay, Hertz Rent-A-Car is located in the Mason City Airport terminal.
We look forward to meeting you real soon at auction school. We welcome you into our family here at World Wide College of Auctioneering. "Like" our World Wide College of Auctioneering Facebook page to stay in the loop with what's happening at auction school.