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.
A rustic and country-style ranch and hotel located in Des Moines, Iowa, Whitetail Country Estates presents couples with a one-of-a-kind experience in making their fairytale wedding dreams come true. At Whitetail Country Estates, couples can host their bridal shower, engagement party, ceremony, or... (Barn & Farm Weddings)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
Brown Deer Golf Club is a rustic, countryside wedding venue in Coralville, Iowa. Gather with your loved ones as you enjoy the elegant atmosphere of this unforgettable locale. The staff at Brown Deer Golf Club will give your special day their full attention and utmost care to ensure that every detail... (Country Club Weddings Coralville)
We make it as simple as saying “ I Do.” We make it all about you on your special day, offering a variety of services aimed at making the planning part as hands off as possible, leaving you time to celebrate. The Newly Remodeled Best Western Plus Dubuque Hotel & Conference Center is your... (Hotel Weddings Dubuque)
Host your wedding at the beautiful Holiday Inn Dubuque/Galena! Our event space is newly renovated and features over 9,500 square feet flexible event space. With two ballrooms, and multiple salon rooms, we can host all of your wedding events from rehearsal dinner, wedding ceremony, reception, gift... (Hotel Weddings Dubuque)
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)
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)
Here at Graduate, we believe life is a timeless journey filled with memory-making stops, extraordinary rites of passage and all of the courageous leaps of faith that get you where you’re going. Welcome to Graduate Iowa City—where your intellectual curiosity meets your favorite place to stay. We are... (Hotel Weddings Iowa City)
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 Radisson Hotel Coralville is your one stop shop for wedding planning! The Radisson Hotel Coralville's Kinnick Ballroom (approximately 4,400 sq ft) seats up to 375 for weddings. Also included with the ballroom rental is the use of the 2,200 sq ft pre-function area, perfect for buffet lines, bars,... (Hotel Weddings Coralville)
Hilton Garden Inn Iowa City Downtown University infuses the traditional Wedding experience with a modern-day style and energy all Its own. The Vue Rooftop Restaurant and Bar introduces guests to an exhilarating setting for special occasions, such as rehearsal dinners and private parties, as well as... (Hotel Weddings Iowa City)
Cedar Rapids Marriott is proud to present Kerry Brewer as your Event Sales Manager. Kerry is a seasoned professional with a passion for wedding planning that is unmatched. If you are looking for a stress free, seamless event, then Kerry is the planner for you! Her attention to every detail takes the... (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)
Create the wedding of your dreams for up to 650 guests! Hold your outdoor ceremony on our waterfall terrace and choose a banquet room to accommodate your reception. We also host indoor ceremonies followed by personalized receptions and dances. We will help you put everything in place, making your... (Banquet Halls Tiffin)
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... (Banquet Halls 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)
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)
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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