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Eastbank Venue & Lounge

Cedar Rapids, IA View map
4.8 out of 5 rating
23 reviews
$3k - $4k For 100 Guests
Up to 475 guests

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$3k - $4k For 100 Guests
Up to 475 guests

Located in the iconic Smulekoff's building in downtown Cedar Rapids, Eastbank is unique to any other modern venue throughout Eastern Iowa. This space uniquely integrates a modern sophistication while taking full advantage of the timeless classic elements only found in historical preservation.

Our space uses all of our historic elements as well new urban sophisticated design. Eastbank has over 14,000 square feet that you can customize for your special celebration. We can host weddings, corporate meetings, holiday parties and many more fun events! The space can hold 485 or down to a small intimate gathering!

  • Woman-owned

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?

No

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?

$5,000

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

$4,000

Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?

No

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Bridal Suite
Chairs
Clean Up
Event Planning
Lighting/Sound
Linens
Parking
Set Up
Tables

Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?

Server(s)

What is the starting price per person for bar service?

$2

Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?

Bartender(s)
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine
Open Bar
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink

What is the maximum capacity of your venue?

475

What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?

1

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

2

Describe your venue:

Ballroom
Historic Building
Loft

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Elopements
Rehearsal Dinner

What event services do you offer?

Accommodations
Bar Services
Catering Services
Clean Up
Event Planner
Event Rentals
Get Ready Rooms
Liability Insurance
Outside Vendors
Pet Friendly
Wifi

What catering services do you offer?

Buffet
Cocktail Reception
Plated
Stations

What bar services do you provide?

Bartender(s)
Cash Bar
Champagne Toast
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine
Liquor License
Open Bar
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine

What event items are available?

Altar/Arch
Audio Equipment
Centerpieces
Chairs
Dance Floor
Decor
Drapery
Furniture
Lighting
Tables

What food and beverage items are available?

Barware
China
Flatware
Glassware
Linens

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Wheelchair Access

What months are included in your peak season?

May
June
July
August
September
October

What months are included in your off-peak season?

January
February
March
April
November
December
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Recommended by 96% of couples
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    Allison S. Married on 03/14/2020
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    The best place for your wedding!

    If you are looking for the most beautiful, clean space that also has the nicest and most accommodating staff - Eastbank is the place for you! Adam and his team are truly the best in the best in the business and will go above and beyond to make your day as special as possible. Do yourself a favor and make wedding planning 10 times easier -- book with Eastbank!!
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    Callie Married on 11/02/2019
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    Amazing wedding venue!

    From the minute we walked into Eastbank, I knew it was the perfect place for our wedding reception. We had a great experience working with Adam, and especially Krista! They were always so prompt to answer any questions we had, and were wonderful to work with. Krista gave us lots of ideas and suggestions, and helped to make our reception perfect! We had around 350 guests and they helped us come up with a layout to make the most out of the space without feeling tight, and it worked out great! They have the most beautiful space and wonderful employees, which makes it the best venue for your reception!
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    Rachel Married on 09/07/2019
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    Adam was absolutely fantastic showing us around and making us feel comfortable in this process. This was our second venue visit and we were so happy with it, we canceled the other visits. So excited for our big day!!
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97 3rd Ave SE Cedar Rapids, IA, 52401
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Eastbank Venue & Lounge frequently asked questions

Eastbank Venue & Lounge includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:
  • Bridal Suite
  • Chairs
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planning
  • Lighting/Sound
  • Linens
  • Parking
  • Set Up
  • Tables
Eastbank Venue & Lounge includes the following items and services in its wedding catering costs:
  • Server(s)
The bar service starting price at Eastbank Venue & Lounge includes:
  • Bartender(s)
  • House Beer
  • House Liquor
  • House Wine
  • Open Bar
  • Premium Liquor
  • Signature Drink
The space offered by Eastbank Venue & Lounge for wedding events is known for:
  • Ballroom
  • Historic Building
  • Loft
Eastbank Venue & Lounge offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:
  • Indoor
Eastbank Venue & Lounge offers the following types of wedding events:
  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Elopements
  • Rehearsal Dinner
Eastbank Venue & Lounge offers the following services for wedding events:
  • Accommodations
  • Bar Services
  • Catering Services
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planner
  • Event Rentals
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Liability Insurance
  • Outside Vendors
  • Pet Friendly
  • Wifi
Eastbank Venue & Lounge offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:
  • Altar/Arch
  • Audio Equipment
  • Centerpieces
  • Chairs
  • Dance Floor
  • Decor
  • Drapery
  • Furniture
  • Lighting
  • Tables
Eastbank Venue & Lounge is recommended by 96% of couples who have used their services. Their overall rating is 4.8 out of 5 with the following breakdown: 4.9 in average response time, 4.9 in flexibility, 4.9 in professionalism, 4.8 in quality of service and 4.5 in value.

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