Clarion Hotel & Convention Center

525 33rd Avenue SW Cedar Rapids, IA
Max Capacity: 3786 people
Discover 13,000 square feet of flexible space for everything from business meetings and corporate conferences to wedding receptions and family reunions. Our South Empire Ballroom is comprised of more than half that space and can handle nearly 900 guests, theatre style.# For gatherings of 20 or fewer, our hospitality suites, which feature a wet-bar and dining table, are perfect. A contemporary boardroom with seating for 10 is also available
Package Pricing
Event Spaces
Colli Room
Firenze Room
North Ballroom
South Ballroom
Verona Room
Forum Room
Milano Room
Napoli Room
North Ballroom
Pompeii Room
Roma Room
Sorrento Room
South Ballroom
Tivoli Gardens
Venezia Room
  • Air Conditioned
  • Business Center
  • Fitness Center
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • High Speed Internet
  • In-Room Service
  • Indoor Pool
  • Laundry/ Dry Cleaning Service
  • Non-Smoking
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Pets Allowed
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Major Credit Cards Accepted.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 1750
  • Nearest Airport: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: 1-5 miles
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 14
  • Number of On-Site Restaurants: 1
  • OHG Classification: Superior First Class
  • Parking: Parking Garage Off-site
  • Proximity of Neighboring Golf Course: 1-5 miles
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 13,300
  • Total Number of Guest Rooms: 157
  • Year Built: 1976
  • Year Renovated: 2003
Cedar Rapids, IA  
Capacity: 240
The National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library is Cedar Rapids’ premier wedding venue. Nestled up to the Cedar River, our beautifully constructed castle-like building provides a picturesque setting for your wedding. Guests can enjoy a spectacular view from the outdoor terrace connected to our elegant banquet room. With art nouveau-inspired décor and contemporary Czech glass chandeliers, the banquet room is classy, inviting and romantic. Say your vows beneath our stunning, 8-foot Czech crystal chandelier in Grand Hall. This truly exclusive setting will make your wedding one to cherish forever. For your summer ceremony, we offer a gorgeous outdoor amphitheater situated on the river. Let our experienced and attentive staff take care of you while you make memories to last a lifetime. A full-service bar and complimentary indoor parking are just a few of the perks you can enjoy when having your wedding at the museum. Breath-taking views, elegant wedding spaces and modern accommodations will be sure to make your wedding an unforgettable celebration. Have a different event you want to make memorable? We are also happy to help you plan your upcoming anniversary party, birthday party, bridal shower or other special event. Saturdays fill up fast - contact us today to get started.