Couples getting married in eastern Iowa have plenty of Cedar Rapids wedding venues to choose from. The second-largest city of the Hawkeye State offers venues for every style and budget, including classic hotel ballrooms, rustic barns, romantic vineyards, and more. Start browsing Cedar Rapids wedding venues to find the best spot for your big day.
An elegant wedding venue in Davenport, Iowa, Rhythm City Casino Resort serves as the perfect location for modern fairy tales. Catering to each detail with flawless execution, the venue’s team of wedding professionals utilize their keen eye to craft memorable ceremonies and receptions. Rhythm City... (Hotel Weddings Davenport)
Whitetail Country Estates provides so much more than just a wedding barn. In addition to our Vintage Barn to celebrate your wedding reception and our Grand Pergola for your ceremony, our facilities allow you a space to host your rehearsal dinner the night before your wedding, or a gift opening... (Barn & Farm Weddings)
At the Stardust is a unique special events and wedding venue located on the East edge of downtown Davenport, Iowa. This industrial-style venue features two different indoor spaces to choose between for both your ceremony and reception. They pride themselves on their high level of customer service,... (Banquet Halls Davenport)
Create memorable wedding moments at the Grand River Center, a wedding venue in Dubuque, Iowa. Enjoy stunning views of the scenic bluffs and the Mississippi River as you gaze out of their 30-foot wall of windows. This gorgeous, contemporary space boasts a picturesque setting and lavish floral... (Banquet Halls Dubuque)
Make all of your wedding dreams come true at Hotel Blackhawk, an elegant and classic wedding venue in Davenport, Iowa. This historic city landmark, which was first opened in 1915, and has played host to presidents, socialites and celebrities alike, will provide a timeless, stunning background to... (Hotel Weddings Davenport)
The Best Western Plus Dubuque Hotel and Conference Center is a wedding venue located in Dubuque, Iowa, near the Mississippi River and the Port of Dubuque. This newly remodeled wedding venue is an all-inclusive wedding destination, and their experienced staff will support you in every detail to make... (Hotel Weddings Dubuque)
Diamond Jo Casino is an elegant ballroom wedding venue based in Dubuque, Iowa. To plan your perfect dream wedding, the professional event staff is ready to accommodate your unique needs. With breathtaking views of the Mississippi River, Diamond Jo Casino offers the ultimate setting for a luxurious... (Banquet Halls Dubuque)
Buchanan House Winery is a historic vineyard and wedding venue located in Tipton, Iowa. This gorgeous property features a restored, 19th Century brick mansion, and 19 acres of wine-quality grapes and fruits. They offer a Colonial Revival Garden for outdoor ceremonies and receptions. Buchanan House... (Winery Weddings Tipton)
Graduate Hotel Iowa City is a unique wedding venue located in Iowa City, Iowa. This literary-inspired hotel is situated on the Ped Mall, considered the heart of downtown, and only a 20-minute walk from Kinnick Stadium. They offer multiple indoor and outdoor event spaces for both your ceremony and... (Hotel Weddings Iowa City)
Pine Creek Event Center is a beautiful wedding venue in Amana, Iowa, that offers a lovely rustic exterior with modern amenities and details on the interior. This spacious and handcrafted locale is the perfect blank canvas for you to create the event you’ve always dreamed of. Located in the historic... (Banquet Halls Amana)
Elegance, sophistication, and metropolitan flair-experience it all at downtown Iowa City's newest hotel and conference center, located just a block away from the University of Iowa. Listed by Budget Travel Magazine as one of the Top 100 Best Values in the World, hotelVetro is the ultimate in upscale... (Hotel Weddings Iowa City)
The historic Wooden Wheel Vineyards in Keota, Iowa, is the perfect place to celebrate your big life moments while enjoying a glass of fine wine among friends and family. This 1806s renovated barn is a unique and charming setting in the Iowa countryside. Plan a beautiful event in this rustic venue... (Barn & Farm Weddings Keota)
Cedar Rapids Marriott is a classic wedding venue ready to host your beautiful day. This Iowa venue will provide you with their Marriott Certified Wedding Planners to expertly assist in ensuring your day goes smoothly, taking all the stress out of the process. The staff at Cedar Rapids Marriott will... (Hotel Weddings Cedar Rapids)
Majestic Estate is a mansion wedding venue located in Burlington, Iowa. The premier event venue offers historical elegance with a timeless feel. Majestic Estate's professional staff works directly with couples to make their vision into a reality, assisting with every detail of the wedding planning... (Mansion Weddings Burlington)
Bella Sala is a wedding and event venue in Tiffin, Iowa. The event center is an experienced locally-owned venue with space for outdoor weddings and large events. They give you options to make your wedding day easy and memorable for all. Facilities and Capacity Bella Sala can accommodate 650 guests... (Banquet Halls Tiffin)
The J Bar Holiday Inn & Suites in Davenport, Iowa boasts 3000 square feet of event space and 2000 square feet of prefunction space which is a wonderful location for a cocktail hour preceding a reception. Newly built in 2014, you will find that the J Bar Holiday Inn & Suites has an exquisitely modern... (Hotel Weddings Davenport)
Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center, located in Moline, Illinois, is wedding venue full of rustic elegance. Situated steps away from the Mississippi River, guests will have a view of the sparkling water right outside the hotel, with access to scenic walking trails. The pet-friendly venue is... (Hotel Weddings Moline)
Find history, elegance, and beauty at this unique venue in Davenport, Iowa. The Renwick Mansion is the perfect place for your wedding, reception, and overnight stay. This mansion sits on four acres of lush lawn space, and boasts gorgeous rooms for all of your event needs. Celebrate your special day... (Mansion Weddings Davenport)
Oak Hill Weddings is the absolute perfect storybook venue to host your dream wedding in Apple River, Illinois. Drive up the quiet country road to visit this secluded 170 acre estate that’s nestled in the countryside and features lush gardens and majestic oak trees, making for a gorgeous destination... (Banquet Halls Apple River)
Ushers Ferry Historic Village is a wedding venue in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. This vintage venue is located in Seminole Valley, on 10 acres of beautiful forest and hills. The venue is surrounded by many different historic buildings that date back to the 1890s, providing a unique location and overall... (Historic Weddings Cedar Rapids)
Memorable moments just don’t happen – they’re inspired. By soul-stirring settings and service beyond compare. Offering a fresh perspective on wedding reception locations in the Eastern Iowa Corridor, the Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center not only provides the inspiration, but the... (Hotel Weddings Coralville)
THE PERFECT VENUE FOR YOUR MUSCATINE WEDDING Say “I do” to sweeping views of the Mississippi River at The Merrill. Our picturesque wedding venue is the perfect place to say your vows. Muscatine is among the most stylish and intimate places for your wedding ceremony and reception in Iowa. With... (Hotel Weddings Muscatine)
Farm Girl Weddings are held on an Iowa Century Farm that has been in our family for 143 years. It is the perfect location for your "Pinterest" rustic country wedding. The property allows a choice of ceremony locations; in the garden area or in front of the barn decorated with white sheer or rustic... (Barn & Farm Weddings Forest City)
Searching for a wedding venue in the Hawkeye State is easy - if you're starting in Cedar Rapids, that is. Voted one of the best cities on the rise, Cedar Rapids is home to world-class arts and culture, an exciting culinary scene and perhaps most importantly, gorgeous wedding venues. Couples searching for the perfect place to tie the knot will have no shortage of great options in this town.
Downtown Cedar Rapids is home to a number of lovely wedding venues, including several luxury hotels. In such venues, formal ceremonies give way to funky receptions in sparkling ballrooms. Lights and sound systems there can be synchronized with your favorite songs and colors, allowing for a custom experience like no other.
Your love story is one for the history books, so why not get married where all the great love stories are kept? The Cedar Rapids public library might sound like quirky spot for nuptials, but rooftop ceremonies here are classically romantic. Afterwards, join your guests for dancing in the library's auditorium downstairs.
When it comes to booking a hotel stay for the wedding, guests will appreciate the affordability of Cedar Rapids. Even the most high-end rooms average below $150 a night.
Couples searching outside of Cedar Rapids will find even more amazing wedding venues. Head 30 minutes south toward Iowa City, where lush gardens and rustic gazebos provide the ideal backdrop for your Big Day. Enjoy a reception at a charming tea house, or invite wedding guests to mingle under dramatic arbors and pergolas.
Downtown, explore historical wedding venues certain to provide a touch of class to your event. Banquet halls in Iowa City often feature beautiful solid oak wood floors, illumination lights for a dramatic atmosphere and large floor-to-ceiling windows with views of the city skyline.
Cedar Rapids is nicknamed the City of Five Seasons, with the official motto explaining that the fifth season is the time to enjoy life. Cedar Rapid definitely experiences all the weather winter, spring, summer and fall have to offer.
Most couples marrying in the Cedar Rapids area chose to do so in the spring and summer seasons, when temperatures are warm enough for outdoor ceremonies. Even in the hottest of months, the city rarely sees temperatures higher than the mid 80s. Winters can be quite cold, making it a less common option for weddings. No matter when you choose to exchange vows in Cedar Rapids, consider wedding venues with both indoor and outdoor options. That way a rainy forecast won't spoil your nuptials.
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