Background on the Laramar In 1904, the building that now holds the Laramar was built to originally house the Fort Dodge Armory. Margaret and Larry Geer bought the building in 1938 and changed the name of the Armory to the Laramar. The Laramar is a combination of their first names, Larry and Margaret. This is […]

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November 17, 2023

Laramar Ballroom Venue Tour

Eagle’s Ledge was built in 2021 in the small town of Madrid in Central, Iowa. This venue is owned by Heidi and John Baratta. Between the two of them, they bring years of knowledge in many different, but useful, industries. This knowledge includes the restaurant industry, sales, hospitality, and customer service. Aside from this background […]


October 25, 2023

Eagle’s Ledge Venue Tour