The Avacentre

2121 Bowling St SW Cedar Rapids, IA
The Avacentre is a state of the art venue with beautiful indoor reception & dining area as well as outdoor spaces for weddings, meetings, and celebrations of all kinds. Our exquisite event center accommodates up to 125 of your guests seated at round tables. We offer full service catering through our preferred caterer and boutique service in an inviting space for your event. The Avacentre is equipped with spacious handicapped accessible restrooms, private lounges, outdoor patio, and current technology, just to name a few. The outdoor venue is set in a private patio, equipped with a gazebo, pergola, wedding arch and water feature. With our chapels available as a backup in case of inclement weather - you have no worries!
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Perfect place for my wedding and reception!!!!, An Eventective User from Cedar Rapids

I am so fortunate to have found The Avacentre to host my wedding ceremony and reception! It is absolutely beautiful and my guests were blown away. The food was amazing (my friends and family are still talking about it) and my event coordinator went above and beyond to make my special day truely unforgettable!!!!

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  • Max Number of People for an Event: 200
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 6,000
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.
Marion, IA  
Capacity: 10
$175 per event
Victorian Lace has been noted as the most romantic bed and breakfast in Eastern Iowa. Reverend James is the Innkeeper who can perform weddings at a place of your choice in Iowa. Victorian Lace has an excellent honeymoon Suite and a Cottage. Both are great for a honeymoon or a weekend getaway.