Say yes to agricultural elegance at this barn wedding venue in Cedar Rapids. Tie the knot in the ceremony garden and then head indoors to the grand barn, complete with a two-level veranda with bistro lighting, a built-in bar, fire pits, and luxe furniture. It has modern lighting, soaring ceilings, and 18-foot windows overlooking the countryside. Your rental includes 300 chairs, tables, linens, and more. The professional staff will handle setup, teardown, cleanup, and bartending or bussing services. The climate-controlled barn comes with a bridal suite and groom’s loft. Custom bar packages are available, along with day-of coordination services.

Address: 803 Vernon Valley Dr, Cedar Rapids, IA 52403

Phone: (319) 849-8162

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Contact : Chelesa Grieder

Fall in love with a natural setting for an unforgettable wedding. A Touch of Class is a modern event space with exposed brick, bistro lighting, and room for up to 275 people. Multiple packages are available, including exclusive use of the gazebo, courtyard, pavilion, prairie, playground, event center, outdoor bridal cottage, and indoor bridal lounge for your ceremony and reception. Your rental includes setup and teardown services, tables, linens, chair covers, a/v equipment, uplighting, wifi, private, overnight parking, professional coordination, and more. Full-service bar packages come with a variety of beverages and bartenders for indoor and outdoor fun while you feast on delicious onsite catering services.

Address: 5977 Mt Vernon Rd SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52403

Phone: (319) 261-0345

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Contact : Jennifer Howell

Impress your guests by getting married in an iconic downtown building. This unique area has room for 475 seated guests or over 850 standing. Thanks to the historical restoration, it boasts of modern sophistication paired with a classic ambiance. With over 14,000 square feet available, you’ll customize the perfect area for your celebration surrounded by exposed brick, floor-to-ceiling windows, and 12-foot-high historic beams. Your rental comes with tables, chairs, black leather furniture, linens, dinnerware, color-changing LED lighting, sound systems, smart TVs, projections screens, and more. You get access to the riverfront patio as well as a private bridal suite and caterer’s kitchen. The professional wedding team includes an experienced florist, decorator, and day-of coordinator.

Address: 97 3rd Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

Phone: (319) 365-0759

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Contact : Adam

Nestled in the heart of the New Bohemia district is the beautiful Olympic South Side Theater. It has high ceilings, a built-in stage, sparkling chandeliers, hardwood floors, and a wall of windows for natural lighting. Rental areas include both a stunning ballroom as well as a swanky hotel rooftop. Welcoming all types of love, you can use the dressing room to feel and look your best before the big moment. This Cedar Rapids wedding venue provides tasty food and drink services as well as complete staffing for your big day. Depend on professional planning to help make your big day come true. Invite up to 300 people for your wedding, and ask about discounted rooms for your guests. 

Address: 1202 3rd St SE #200, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

Phone: (319) 214-0392

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Contact : Anna Hobart

This ritzy hotel has everything you want for an elegant wedding, from a picture-perfect garden to a magnificent ballroom. The Atrium is a breathtaking space with versatile abilities to fit your needs. Your rental includes chairs, a riser, microphones, use of the baby grand piano. The pre-function area has floor-to-ceiling windows and can fit up to 300 people, while the spectacular ballroom can seat up to 450 guests. The charming garden is excellent for up to 300 people. Prepare for your big day in the preparation room and enjoy a complimentary suite to enjoy as newlyweds. Packages come with delicious food and beverages, cake, decor, lighting, help from a wedding expert, and more. 

Address: 7725 Kirkwood Blvd SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

Phone: (319) 848-8706

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Contact : Mary Vanhouten

Wow your guests with a fancy wedding at the Marriott in Cedar Rapids. Ten event rooms are available at this fancy hotel, with the largest space hosting 800 seated guests or 1,000 for a cocktail reception. The award-winning culinary team will craft a delectable meal your guests will love. Trust the certified wedding planners and professional staff to handle your needs so you can host a stress-free celebration. Complimentary amenities include hotel shuttle service, free coffee/tea, an onsite restaurant, an indoor pool, and more. Ask about ethnic weddings, military options, and a block of discounted rooms so you can enjoy the entire weekend with your loved ones. 

Address: 1200 Collins Rd NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

Phone: 319-393-6600

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Contact : Rebecca Distad

Ideal for weddings with up to 200 seated guests, this lovely wedding venue in Cedar Rapids has indoor/outdoor areas and a bridal room. The scenic patio features a gazebo, covered pergola, wedding arch, stunning water feature, and fenced area with beautiful landscaping. You get white wedding chairs, outdoor speakers, a TV, and an option for a serving window with boutique service. Step indoors to the attached non-denominational chapel. Feast on a custom meal and toast with full-service bar and beverage stations in the exquisite banquet facility as you feast on customized catering and toast with a full-service bar and beverage stations. Packages may include tables, chairs, linens, setup, cleanup, security, and more.

Address: 2121 Bowling St SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

Phone: (319) 861-2822

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Contact : Connie Goldsmith

Exchange vows at a unique yet elegant wedding venue in Cedar Rapids. There are four areas, including Heritage Hall, for 200 to 250 seated people. It features art nouveau decor, high-tech a/v equipment, wifi, and separation possibilities. Naxera Terrace has beautiful views of the garden area and space for two outdoor tents. Rozek Grand Hall has soaring ceilings with stunning chandeliers and enough space for 100 to 180 seated guests. Hemphill Theater has 51 permanent seats. Enjoy complimentary parking, tables, chairs, dressing rooms, and full-service bar packages with bartenders. Bring your own caterer from a preferred list, and the experienced team of coordinators and staff will help with vendors, setup, staging, and teardown. 

Address: 1400 Inspiration Pl SW Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

Phone: 319-362-8500

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Contact : Grant Smith

This Cedar Rapids wedding venue has a chic industrial ambiance yet updated details. The historical space has exposed brick, chalkboard windows, and kid-friendly options. Hosted and cash bar options are available, as well as signature cocktails, champagne, kegs, and whatever else you ask for. Bring your own caterer and enjoy complimentary tables, chairs, linens, a dance floor, bar area, a/v equipment, wifi, and more with your rental. The professional manager has over two decades of experience and will help plan and coordinate with your vendors as the friendly staff handles setup and teardown needs. Ask about the total capacity to see if it matches your headcount. 

Address: 700 16th St NE L100, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

Phone: (319) 775-5367

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Contact : Tom Erger





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Conclusion

It doesn’t matter which wedding theme you prefer; from a rustic farm wedding to a ritzy hotel celebration, you have to undergo the same process to book your venue. Contact the ones you like to learn more about wedding packages, guest capacity, prices, and wedding availability. After you find one that checks all of your boxes, go through the booking process to reserve your big day, even years in advance. 



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