Alta House Event Center

1600 E 36th St S, Newton, IA
Typically Responds within 24 hours
Capacity: 225 people

About Alta House Event Center

This is one time in your life where friends and family come from near and far, and you want time to actually enjoy one another. Unfortunately it’s not so easy to find when searching for a wedding venue in Des Moines. Well… snuggle up and stay a while! You’ve found just what you’ve been hoping for here at Alta House. We know you’ll love: - Our full-weekend wedding package giving you access Friday - Sunday for one affordable investment - The well appointed Bridal Salon Apartment and Carl’s Cabin (both sleep up to six) - Numerous spots for photos that will last a lifetime - Our happy-to-help, but not overbearing nature - Easy access to Des Moines, just down I-80

Event Pricing

Weekday Rental
$500 - $2,000 /event
Pricing for weddings and parties only
Weekend Rental
$3,000 - $5,000 /event
Pricing for weddings and parties only
Wedding Weekend Package
$7,600 /event
Pricing for weddings only
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Last Updated: 4/5/2021

Event Spaces

Barber Shop Lounge
Carl's Cabin
Emily's Patio Pergula
The Bridal Salon
The Great Room
Venue Types
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Waterview
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 225
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 3
  • Special Features: Our outdoor patio is covered by a 42x5 ft pergola that is fitted with automated louvers that close when moisture is detected. So no rain plan needed!
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 2
  • Year Renovated: 1