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Iowa Wedding Venues

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  • The Pavilion - City of Galesburg

    The Pavilion is a stunning wedding venue in Galesburg, Illinois, managed by The City of Galesburg, a resource for the...Read more local community. With large floor-to-ceiling windows and a red brick wall interior, the ballroom is a stunning event space bursting with decor opportunities. Couples are sure to love...

  • Schafer Barn on the Hill

    Located in Adair, Iowa, Schafer Barn on the Hill is an expansive barn venue that hosts weddings, concerts, and other...Read more special events. Tim and Susan Schafer invite couples who are looking to tie the knot to hold their festivities in this splendid rustic retreat. Positioned just off Interstate-80,...

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  • Cedar River Complex Events Center

    Cedar River Complex Events Center is a venue located in Osage, Iowa, and that hosts weddings among other special events....Read more The venue staff has considerable experience in hosting couples from northern Iowa and beyond. This staff invites you to hold your wedding festivities in this spacious and flexible...

  • Meks On Main

    Meks on Main is an industrial-chic wedding venue located in Monmouth, Illinois. The contemporary space has everything...Read more the modern couple might need for their nuptial occasion. The diverse venue can accommodate a variety of celebrations, ranging from receptions and rehearsal dinners to wedding showers...

  • DeSoto House Hotel

    The DeSoto House Hotel opened its doors in 1855 and continues to welcome guests with hospitality, charm, and history,...Read more awarding the title of "Illinois' Oldest Operating Hotel". Since 1855 they have been the premier location for Galena's most beautiful weddings. Nestled on Main Street in the heart of...

  • Barn At Kent Farms

    The Barn at Kent Farms is a rustic but elegant option for your wedding. We are conveniently located in southwest...Read more Iowa.The moment you step onto our farm the hilltop scenery will amaze you. If you are planning for your dream barn wedding, our place is equipped with the perfect facilities to meet your...

  • The Black Hawk Hotel

    Situated in Cedar Falls, Iowa, The Black Hawk Hotel is a historic hotel and wedding venue. In the center of the city,...Read more there is plenty for guests to do before and after your event. Full of Midwestern charm with employees that offer exceptional customer service, the hotel provides a welcoming retreat...

  • Raspberry Hill Bed and Breakfast

    Conveniently located at the edge of Ames, Raspberry Hill is a venue that is close to everything while being away from it...Read more all. Located on 74 acres, it is available for weddings, corporate events, private parties, and receptions. Come get a tour to appreciate this rare venue where you can stay...

  • Best Western Plus Dubuque Hotel & Conference Center

    The Best Western Plus Dubuque Hotel and Conference Center is a wedding venue located in Dubuque, Iowa, near the...Read more 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...

    $4k - $4k
  • The Majestic Theater

    The Majestic Theater is a historic wedding venue located in Centerville, Iowa. Constructed in 1913, this property...Read more functioned as a movie theater before being transformed into the one-of-a-kind event venue that couples know and love today. For generations, patrons have traveled far and wide to enjoy...

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  • Clover Ridge Events

    Located in Charles City, Iowa, Clover Ridge Events is a beautiful banquet hall wedding destination. This all-inclusive...Read more establishment is conveniently located between Charles City and Nashua. Situated on Cedar River, the venue has options for both indoor and outdoor areas. Just beyond the property...

  • National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium

    National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium is a unique wedding venue in Dubuque, Iowa. Offering stunning riverside...Read more vistas and intriguing marine exhibits, this event facility is ideal for couples seeking a one-of-a-kind experience. The professional staff is dedicated to providing warm hospitality...

    $2k - $4k
  • The Prelude

    The Prelude is a luxurious wedding venue in New Virginia, Iowa. Located merely 30 minutes from Des Moines, it is...Read more conveniently located for locals and out-of-towners alike. This unique destination exudes a fairytale aesthetic and is designed with enchanting aspirations. Ashley and Nathanael Long are...

  • The Magnolia

  • The Hyatt Regency Coralville Hotel & Conference Center

    Hyatt Regency Coralville Hotel & Conference Center is a wedding and event venue in Coralville, Iowa. This upscale hotel...Read more and conference center is located on the Iowa River Landing near the University of Iowa, Carver-Hawkeye Arena, Iowa City Hospital and other attractions. You and your guests can...

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  • VFW Post 788

    Located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, VFW Post 788 is a wedding venue and event space rental. The building is owned by the...Read more Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States. If couples choose to host their event here, the rental fee goes towards providing services to local veterans. Just...

  • Sheraton West Des Moines

    Sheraton West Des Moines Hotel is a versatile Iowa wedding venue for every part of the wedding journey. The 19,000...Read more square-foot space has multiple event areas that couples can personalize and tailor to their styles for the big day. A central location, the classic venue is conveniently located in...

  • Cedar River Ranch

    Cedar River Ranch is a wedding and events venue situated in Letts, Iowa. Boasting rolling hills, lush forested trails,...Read more and river views, this venue truly encapsulates the qualities people love most about the region. Flaunting a country-chic aesthetic and surrounded by beauty, this ranch is an idyllic...

  • The Ramsey Farm Pavilion & Inn

    An event center in Mount Ayr, Iowa, The Ramsey Farm Pavilion provides a ranch-style venue for wedding events of all...Read more sizes. A historic working farm and village, the 180-acre property houses an event barn, a house overlooking the lake for smaller events, and the Lesanville Inn Bed & Breakfast with...

    $2k - $3k
  • Splash Seafood Bar & Grill

    Splash Seafood Bar & Grill is a restaurant venue and oyster bar located in Des Moines, Iowa that hosts weddings and...Read more other special events. Founder Bruce Gerleman was inspired by his love of fishing and historic renovations to start this enterprise in 1998. This venue's team is keen to share their...

  • The Red Barn at Pine Creek Ranch

    The Red Barn at Pine Creek Ranch is the Iowa River Corridor's NEWEST wedding venue. Set on a 300-acre farm with rolling...Read more green hills, two different ceremony sites, and an elegant hunting lodge reception hall, this venue is what dreams are made of. Where rural charm and classic elements meet to create...

  • The Farmer's Daughter

    Tucked away in the countryside in rural Stronghurst, IL, The Farmer's Daughter is the perfect setting for your special...Read more event. We offer a rustic, yet elegant, setting for your wedding or other occasion. Our three season barn has the capacity to host 225 guests inside with outside seating...

  • Dubuque Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

  • The Hidden Acre

    Nestled in Waverly, Iowa, The Hidden Acre is a wedding venue and event center. Near the city of Cedar Falls, the...Read more property is surrounded by trees that gently sway in the wind as well as the trademark open fields found in the state. This picturesque locale possesses an understated building brimming...


Iowa Wedding Venues, Wedding Venues in Iowa

Iowa needs no introduction. With so many great wedding venues in this Midwest state, you may have trouble narrowing down the options. Perhaps you’re looking for a barn or farm venue with a rustic and enchanting feel in the countryside where you can soak in the views for miles. Or maybe you’d rather get hitched at a winery, surrounded by rows of grapevines. If a mansion setting is more your style, don’t worry, Iowa has those, too. Tour the charming wedding venues in Cedar Rapids area or check out the ceremony spots in Iowa’s capital, Des Moines. With all the romantic wedding venues in Iowa, get ready to say "I do" to the perfect one for you.

Walk Down the Aisle at an Iowa Wedding Venue

Looking for wedding venues in Iowa? Take your pick! From venues set in whimsical gardens to spacious ballrooms at hotels, you’re spoiled for choice. Waterfront venues are a particularly popular option where you can exchange vows along the riverfront or overlooking one of the state’s many lakes. You’ll also find countless country club venues, which are great for indoor and outdoor space—perfect for all your wedding photos! Given Iowa’s great expanse and rural countryside, barn and farm venues promise an enchanting setting for your ceremony, too. Regardless of what kind of Iowa wedding venues are most near and dear to your heart, use our wedding budget tracker to ensure your choice fits within your price range. When you know you’re on track, it’s easier to make decisions.

All the In’s and Out’s

Before you get your heart set on a certain venue, make sure you’re asking all the right questions. Firstly, you’ll want to ensure that the venue is licensed for wedding ceremonies. Once you know that, ask about how many people the venue can accommodate and if there is any outdoor space available. It’s also nice to know whether the venue is hosting other events on the day of your wedding and if they offer on-site catering and supplies. What is the down payment? And do they offer payment options? In case of any unforeseen circumstances, it’s always best to ask about their cancellation policies. When you feel like you have all the information you need to book the venue, it’s time to begin building your wedding website. This site lets all your guests know about the important details of your wedding, from registry information to hotel accommodations. Next, figure out what kind of services you need. DJs? Wedding planners? Florists? Allow us to help. Take advantage of our wedding vendor manager to help keep everything in order.

Here Comes the Bride

Once you decide on the perfect wedding venue in Iowa, you’re one step closer to marrying the person of your dreams. There’s a lot to remember as the big day approaches, so use our free wedding checklist here on the WeddingWire. Follow along and mark off each task knowing you’re right on track and prepared for one of the happiest days of your life.

Wedding Venues in Iowa with Real Weddings published

  • Rating 5.0 out of 5, 11 Reviews
     · Barn & Farm Weddings . Oskaloosa, IA
  • Rating 5.0 out of 5, 11 Reviews
     · Barn & Farm Weddings . Norwalk, IA
  • Rating 4.9 out of 5, 5 Reviews
     · Mansion Weddings . Davenport, IA
  • Rating 5.0 out of 5, 18 Reviews
     · Historic Weddings . Dubuque, IA
  • Rating 4.0 out of 5, 19 Reviews
     · Banquet Halls . Tiffin, IA
  • Rating 4.9 out of 5, 37 Reviews
     · Hotel Weddings . Moravia, IA
  • Rating 5.0 out of 5, 7 Reviews
     · Winery Weddings . Des Moines, IA
  • Rating 4.6 out of 5, 9 Reviews
     · Winery Weddings . Indianola, IA
  • Rating 5.0 out of 5, 8 Reviews
     · Barn & Farm Weddings . Dallas Center, IA
  • Rating 4.9 out of 5, 22 Reviews
     · Country Club Weddings . West Des Moines, IA
  • Rating 4.7 out of 5, 6 Reviews
     · Historic Weddings . Des Moines, IA
  • Rating 4.4 out of 5, 73 Reviews
     · Banquet Halls . Dubuque, IA
  • Rating 5.0 out of 5, 2 Reviews
     · Barn & Farm Weddings . Rock Falls, IL
  • Rating 4.8 out of 5, 23 Reviews
     · Banquet Halls . Cedar Rapids, IA
  • Rating 4.8 out of 5, 15 Reviews
     · Park & Outdoor Weddings . Des Moines, IA
  • Rating 4.8 out of 5, 7 Reviews
     · Winery Weddings . Ames, IA
  • Rating 5.0 out of 5, 2 Reviews
     · Hotel Weddings . Iowa City, IA
  • Rating 5.0 out of 5, 5 Reviews
     · Barn & Farm Weddings . Cedar Rapids, IA
  • Rating 5.0 out of 5, 2 Reviews
     · Barn & Farm Weddings . Manchester, IA
  • Rating 4.9 out of 5, 40 Reviews
     · Banquet Halls . Apple River, IL

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