Octagon Center for the Arts

427 Douglas Ave Ames, IA
Typically Responds within 24 hours
Max Capacity: 175 people
The Octagon Center for the Arts provides a sophisticated environment for weddings and receptions, business meetings, fundraisers, recitals, and many other events. We have four rooms available for rental, each one suited for a different event size. Our spaces will comfortably accommodate row seating (perfect for speakers and small seminars), table seating (a popular choice for rehearsal dinners, business meetings, and showers), or a standing room only crowd (great for cocktail-hour mixers, or a social meet-and-greet).
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Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Non-Smoking
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 175
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Des Moines, IA  
Capacity: 350
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