National Cattle Congress

257 Ansborough Avenue Post Office Box 298 Waterloo, IA
Max Capacity: 8850 people
The National Cattle Congress is a historic place, located in waterloo city in Iowa. It has been bringing the best in entertainment to Iowa for 103 years. We have 3 music venues including McElroy, Electric Park Ballroom. The Rodeo, and Motocross are back! Watch for updates. It features variety of function spaces which can accommodate up to 8500 peoples. Here we can Choose from 10 indoor and outdoor facilities that are ideal for your next event.
Package Pricing
Event Spaces
Estel Hall
McElroy Auditorium
Pullin-Simonsen Arena
Adeline Hayes Hall
Ag Building
Camping Facility
Electric Park Ballroom
Livestock & Horse Barns
Paul Barger Building
  • Air Conditioned
  • High Speed Internet
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Major Cards Accepted
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 8500
  • Nearest Airport: 11-15 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Public Transportation: 1-5 miles
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 10
  • Parking: Parking Open Lot On-site
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 170,927
Waterloo, IA  
Capacity: 200
$85-$95 per event
The Grout Museum is located in Waterloo, Iowa. The museum was established in 1932 and is widely acknowledged as one of the cornerstones of culture in Northeast Iowa. Accredited by the American Association of Museums, the Museum District includes five distinct properties - the Grout Museum of History & Science, the Bluedorn Science Imaginarium, the Snowden House, the Rensselaer Russell House Museum and the Sullivan Brothers Iowa Veterans Museum. The latest addition to the Museum includes the new Sullivan Brothers Iowa Veterans Museum. The official veterans museum of the state of Iowa, the museum honors the service and sacrifice of all Iowa veterans from the Civil War to present. The Museum is filled with inspirational spaces that can be rented for a large variety of events, including wedding ceremonies and receptions, birthday parties, graduation open houses, business meetings and retreats, and many more. Whether it's for business or pleasure, there's a space sure to meet your needs.