Mid-America Center

1 Arena Way Council Bluffs, IA
Max Capacity: 15277 people
The newly renovated Mid-America Center now joins the top tier of cities in meeting space, amenities, and distinction. Extending East and South of the Missouri River, the city of Council Bluffs has joined Omaha’s Metro region and become part of its prosperous community. For years, Iowa has struggled to accommodate the entertainment needs of the public. It was at that time that the Mid-America Center was built. Breaking ground in 2000, doors opened to the public on October 18th, 2002, as locals know it, The MAC welcomed audiences of all types. Just five short minutes from downtown Omaha, the Mid-America Center is easily accessible to travelers from both sides of the river. Conveniently located, the Mid-America Center hosts access to major interstates and highways making the ease of travel, one less thing to worry about. The multi-purpose venue offers nearly 64,000 square feet of spacious exhibition meeting space along with a 30,000 state-of-the-art arena ideal for large gatherings, community events and some of today’s hottest music acts. Highlighting family entertainment, world-renowned acts such as the Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Tangier Shrine Circus and Monster Jam have filled wall to wall with high octane levels of energy and excitement. Create an intimate get-together in one of the twelve luxurious suites and let our superior staff take care of everything else. So whether you are recognizing a special achievement, celebrating a wedding or executing a business work session, we have the advanced equipment and technical expertise to support all of your entertaining needs.
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Amenities
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 15277
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 62,000
Omaha, NE  
Capacity: 1200
$13.45-$48.40 per person
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Capacity: 600
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Omaha, NE  
Capacity: 130
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Capacity: 600
$20-$450 per event
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The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Omaha Downtown has been a venue for some of Nebraska's most extravagant affairs due to being the most centrally located hotel in the Omaha business district. Host your meeting or conference in 29,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space across 27 rooms. Our Executive Meeting Center, on the 19th floor, is the best conference space available for meetings and trainings. Guests can walk to the CenturyLink Center and the Old Market Historical District, or use our complimentary shuttle to go anywhere within a four mile radius of our Dowtown Omaha Event Venue.
Council Bluffs, IA  
Capacity: 200
$750-$2,500 per event
The perfect place for your Wedding & Reception! We would like to personally congratulate you on your engagement, and the beginning of a magical process of planning the first day of the rest of your lives together! Thank you for considering Bayliss Park Hall to host your fairytale wedding. Our location is a perfect place for a wedding and/or reception. Please begin by visiting our website to become familiar with our location and services. When entering Bayliss Park Hall, you will be swept away by the beauty and romance of this 114-year-old Victorian Era mansion. The main floor reception area is perfectly framed by a beautiful 12-foot, hand-carved fireplace with a circular oak grand staircase leading to the second floor ballroom, which can host up to 200 guests. Our Differentiation: • Have flexibility to choose the Catering partner that makes the most sense for your event • Provide your own beverages, or work with one of our preferred vendors • Receive personal services from the owners, Arlo & Sandi Burk, to ensure your special day is everything you dreamed of • Celebrate in a beautiful and romantic building adjacent to Bayliss Park, a picturesque place for wedding photos • Save on rental costs, as ours are inclusive of most essential components of your reception, including tables, chairs and linens If you would like to come take a look, please call to schedule a personal showing. Thanks so much for considering us for your special day! Arlo & Sandi Burk Bayliss Park Hall 530 First Ave Council Bluffs, IA 51503 The former Elk's building was built in the colonial-revival style of architecture. Wide porches, supported by large columns, extend along the entire front of the building, with the upper balcony extending over the entrance in artistic architectural detail.The inside of the building is furnished in classic Victorian style with rich burgundy and green hues. The original cigar stand and bundle counter is located immediately to the right of the front entrance. The grand oak stairway curves to the right and to the left and draws you up to the second-floor reception area and a ballroom that features a hard maple floor and mahogany-paneled walls. The second floor balcony provides guests with a breathtaking view of Bayliss Park and its beautiful fountain. The main floor reception room is finished in mahogany and features a magnificent twelve-foot fireplace with elaborate carvings. Additional rooms on the first floor are finished in natural, golden, Flemish and English oaks. We have mutiple rooms extending over our 8,000 sq ft of area for groups of 20 to 200.