Prairie Meadows is the first entertainment facility in the nation to combine the action of live horse racing with the thrill of a 24-hour casino. Prairie Meadows features more than 2,000 slot machines and live Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse racing every April through October. Guests also enjoy our beautiful 164-room hotel, the Triple Crown Eatery buffet, AJ’s Steakhouse, Café at The Meadows, and every assortment of table games.
When you think about one of the premier university-based conference and meeting destinations in the United States, think Ames! Our community is a fantastic and exciting destination for overnight excursions, multi-day tours, year-round sporting events and the latest engineering, agri-business and biotechnology conventions. Plan your meeting or convention in Ames and let us customize your experience.
The all new Waterfront Event Center and The WaterFront Steakhouse-Seafood and Blue Water Pizza Co. at Bridges Bay Resort, in conjunction with the already popular Bracco Island Cafe and Boji Splash Indoor Waterpark! Condos and hotel guestrooms sleeping from 2 to 14 as well as plenty of NEW PARKING and boat hoists for rent make it all complete!
Flexible, affordable and convenient is what you will find when you bring your next meeting, reunion, retreat or conference to Greater Burlington. Nestled on the bluffs of the Mighty Mississippi, your guests will be impressed by the community’s historic charm and pleasantly surprised with the wide variety of amenities. Greater Burlington is conveniently located at the intersection of US Highway 34 and Highway 61, making travel easy for your attendees.
It all comes together in Cedar Falls! We’re one of the 20 Coolest Towns in the US according to the Matador Network, a Google eCity, and Iowa’s first gigabit city. Creative and inspirational spaces abound for meetings and afterward! Choose from the Hilton Garden Inn, Park Place Event Center, Clarion Hotel, or University of Northern Iowa where we can accommodate up to 20,000. Our nationally recognized historical downtown district offers a multitude of locally owned shops, galleries, restaurants and exciting nightlife. In addition, 100+ miles of hard-surfaced recreational trails weave through the metro area. Contact the Visitors Bureau and come give us a look!
The finest of Cedar Rapids hotels, the Cedar Rapids Marriott is ideally located 1/4 mile off I-380. The Eastern Iowa Airport is only 15 minutes away in our complimentary shuttle from the hotel. Sample the many tasteful options and enjoy your favorite beverage in our newly renovated Cedar Grille. Enjoy the convenience of the workstations in our "rooms that work" and high speed internet access. The Cedar Rapids Marriott is the perfect setting to hold your meeting, convention or social event. Our beautifully appointed ballroom and banquet facilities features 20,000 square feet of guest friendly meeting space.
Stroll along the riverfront for astonishing views of the Mississippi River, or hear stories of lumberjacks at the Sawmill Museum. Clinton has something for everyone to enjoy all with small-town charm that makes you feel right at home.
The Clinton area offers year-round attractions, outstanding annual events, live theater, craft and antique shops, unique restaurants and historic districts. No trip to Clinton is complete without a visit to our state-of-the-art marina and riverfront amenities that include a municipal pool and splash park, bike and pedestrian path, Lumberkings baseball and much more!
The Iowa City/Coralville Area Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) is the Iowa City, Coralville, North Liberty, and Johnson County area's official destination management organization. The objective for the CVB is to increase visitor volume and spending by bringing conferences, meetings, leisure business, and special events to our community and enhance our area quality of life.
We achieve this by
Attracting conventions and events to the community
Executing and operating events
Providing service and support to conventions and area existing signature events
Providing comprehensive information to visitors and prospective visitors
Originally built in 1915, this downtown Davenport hotel has been restored to its former grandeur, transporting guests to a time when the world moved more slowly and life was less complex. Yet, while our historic character has been maintained, modern conveniences can be found throughout the hotel, including flat-screen televisions and wireless Internet access in all 130 guestrooms and suites, as well as on-site state-of-the-art fitness and business centers, an indoor pool and Jacuzzi, bowling alley and game room.
Nestled in the rolling hills of Denison, Iowa, Boulders Conference Center provides a delightfully unexpected experience. The prairie style architecture, state-of-the-art sound system, and wireless Internet capabilities, combine to create an impressive and inviting atmosphere. At Boulders, we are committed to providing a welcoming environment for all your personal and professional events.
Catch rockin' support from the Greater Des Moines Convention and Visitors Bureau and Des Moines Area Sports Commission. From amazing facilities to helpful services.
Catch attendees at their very best in Greater Des Moines. Plan a meeting or event for 10 or 100,000. Bring your ideas to life. Find the "suite" spot for your event. A "cityful" of amazing venues and things to do. Satisfy your taste buds. Relax in comfortable hotels. It's an easy choice.
Hy-Vee Hall - Polk County Convention Complex - Veterans Memorial Auditorium - Wells Fargo Arena
The venues that comprise the Iowa Events Center provide facilities well suited for tradeshows, exhibits, conventions, meetings, entertainment and sports. The $217 million center provides over 1.1 million sq. ft. of connected space in vibrant downtown Des Moines. Exhibitors and attendees will enjoy Midwestern hospitality in this safe, clean community.
Exhibitors will enjoy the ease of move-in and the services readily available at the booth through recessed utility boxes including state-of-the-art telecommunications. 17 meeting rooms, spacious pre-function areas, wireless and fiber-optic connections and a variety of show offices and storage space await each meeting professional.
Business guests of Dubuque will find that it is the ideal location for meetings and conventions. With state-of-the-art facilities featuring up to 86,000 square feet of convention space, Dubuque is ideal for groups of three to 3,000. From the moment you drive in via our four-lane access or fly into our Dubuque Regional Airport, you will appreciate all that our reinvented city has to offer. The Dubuque Convention & Visitors Bureau makes planning for your meeting or convention quick, easy, and enjoyable.
Grand River Center 500 Bell St Dubuque, IA 52001 Phone: 563-690-4500 Fax: 563-690-1350 Website Email Address
Have the beautiful views of the Mississippi River provide the inspiration for your next meeting or conference. Let our charming and experience staff take care of all the details, while you enjoy the facility’s large patios, elegant pre-function space and solid floor-to-ceiling glass walls in select areas. Stroll on the expansive patio and riverwalk overlooking the Mississippi. This state-of-the-art conference center is capable of serving the needs of groups as small as a ten person executive board retreat or as large as a 3,000 person banquet.
The New Diamond Jo Casino is poised to be the preeminent entertainment destination in the Midwest. Featuring over 900 slot machines and 17 table games, the casino is THE place for sizzling casino action. The Diamond Jo’s banquet facility offers over 5,000 sq. ft. of space. Perfect for business or entertaining
Boulders Event Center of Holstein 2011 Indorf Ave Holstien, IA 51025 Phone: 712-368-6200 Email Address
The Boulders Event Center of Holstein is conveniently located right on Hwy 20 in Northwest IA. With a state-of-art HD projection system, sound system, and comfortable surroundings, Boulders Event Center is the premier location for your next event! The perfect size for any group up to 150 people, the Boulders Event Center of Holstein can host meetings, trainings, parties, and more. Event center amenities include bar service, wireless internet, tablecloths, dance floor, and kitchenette. Boulders staff will set up before and tear down after each event. Multiple packages are available to fit your specific needs.
Planning a large convention or a smaller intimate meeting? The Marshalltown Convention & Visitors Bureau is here to help assist you with your planning questions. See our Marshalltown Facilities Guide for a complete list of meeting, convention, and event locations
You are always welcome at The Inn at Okoboji! Social, Corporate, Association and Military groups join thousands of vacationers each year at The Inn. With over 9,500 sq. ft. of flexible indoor/outdoor event space and 156 guest rooms, The Inn is a surprisingly affordable Lakefront Resort destination. Always focused on meeting the changing expectations of our guests, The Inn combines traditional charm with over-the-top customer service. With an incredible array of amenities on-site and partnerships with favorite local attractions, The Inn offers something for everyone.
Conveniently located along Hwy. 10 in Orange City, Prairie Winds Event Center offers sophisticated services and flexible design for your expo, conference or meeting. Our spacious lobby can host networking receptions or vendor booths. The ballroom, wings and mezzanine can accommodate banquet- or theatre-style shows or meeting setups for large-audience presentations or multiple break-out sessions.
Ottumwa is full of unexpected meeting spaces and a great location to hold your next event. Ottumwa’s broad range of meeting amenities includes a state-of-the-art, 92,000-square-foot convention center; a full-service hotel; outdoor meeting space; and a whole host of other venues ready to meet your needs. The city offers hundreds of hotel rooms and more than 60 restaurants. Highways 34 and 63 run through the heart of Ottumwa with easy access to Highway 163. Ottumwa is the hub of Southeast Iowa and has entertainment options for all personalities.
Nothing ordinary about meeting spaces in Pella… a 1900 historic Opera House, a LEED-focused college campus, or a top-ranked golf course with full windowed meeting space overlooking the course. Just 35 minutes SE of Des Moines.
The Sioux City Convention Center along with Centerplate, our exclusive in-house hospitality provider, welcomes you to our 54,000 square-foot venue. We are here to help you create a successful event by crafting one of a kind guest experiences that fulfill the expectations of all our customers
Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel is one of the most prominent destination properties in the Midwest. The Meskwaki Veterans Convention Center is proud to offer over 14,000 sq. ft. of meeting space. Our facility will provide your guests with the best surroundings, free from the distractions of daily business life. We take the guesswork out of planning and budgeting. The result, everything you need to run an effective and productive meeting with no surprises
Waterloo, Iowa is the perfect location for your next meeting or convention! Choose from an array of unique and affordable facilities that provide the right ambiance and amenities to accommodate your event’s needs.
Your attendees can enjoy spectacular attractions and entertainment, great lodging and dining options, and fantastic shopping and outdoor recreation. Explore 100+ miles of paved recreational trails, learn about the history of the Five Sullivan Brothers at the Grout’s Iowa Veterans Museum, discover arts and culture at the Waterloo Center for the Arts, take a tour through John Deere Operations, or experience dining like never before at Galleria De Paco